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News Malawi » Religion: Malawi Hindu Community call for religious tolerance

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Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

The Malawi Hindu Community say only tolerance and unity amongst different religious denominations in the country can catalyze the faith community’s efforts in meeting the government development agenda. The Hindus made the appeal at the end of ‘Seven ...

News Malawi » Religion: REVEALED: The world’s most and least religious countries - where does the UK come?

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Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

... where citizens seem themselves as religious (and not religious) have been revealed. According to the results of three polls from WIN/Gallup International, five countries - Ethiopia, Malawi, Niger, Sri Lanka and Yemen - are the world’s most religious ...

News Malawi » Religion: Malawi central bank taking help of church to clean banknote usage practices in Malawi

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Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

The Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) has asked religious leaders in the country sensitize their follows to desist from mishandling the banknotes. This comes at a time the Bank is concerned that it uses between MK10 billion and K15 billion every year to replace ...

News Malawi » Religion: Malawi seeks divine intervention as drought, pests threaten maize crop

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Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Such a call can have resonance in deeply religious Malawi, which has high rates of church and Mosque attendance. Official estimates of the damage to maize by both the drought and armyworms are underway, government and farmer organisations have said.

News Malawi » Religion: Malawi: Religion and Development in Malawi

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Publication date: Friday 22 July 2016

There is a movement that seems to be gaining ground in Malawi. This movement advocates that, if Malawi is to develop, Malawians have to get rid of religion. The groups argue that: there is a correlation between poverty and religion; religion and social ...

News Malawi » Religion: African Brain Drain: Is There an Alternative?

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Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The migration of highly-skilled workers entails a high social cost, as is evidenced by the departure of doctors and nurses from Malawi and Zimbabwe ... who holds the Chair of Contemporary Islamic Religion and Society at the Harvard Divinity School in ...

News Malawi » Religion: Good News on AIDS in Africa

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Publication date: uesday 26 March 2013

For nearly two decades, religious leaders of various stripes in Malawi—a religiously diverse country with high HIV prevalence—have been offering practical messages about how to resist the temptation of beautiful women, how to prevent jealousies in ...

News Malawi » Religion: Malawi Gay Rights: New Marriage Law Further Criminalizes LGBT Relationships And Identities, Group Says

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Publication date: Friday 17 April 2015

Homosexuality is already illegal in Malawi, an ultra-religious and culturally conservative nation. But the new marriage law validates criminalization of gays by rejecting transgender identity and effectively banning same-sex marriages and families ...

News Malawi » Religion: President Ramaphosa: From Militant Revolutionary to Corporate Magnate

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Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

For 100 years, South Africa was a country that had workers from Lesotho, Mozambique, Swaziland, Malawi that worked in the mines ... built a movement with the United Democratic Front, with religious leaders, women, workers, intellectuals to end apartheid.