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News Suriname » Religion: Marijuana an issue of social significance -Caricom Commission status report

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Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

“It embraces several complex dimensions, including the scientific, economic, social, religious and legal…. and there [are] many commonalities in the discourse….” These include “… vital information and strong opinions about marijuana and its ...

News Suriname » Religion: Same-Sex Marriage in Latin America: Human Rights Court Says Yes!

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Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Of these, Barbados, Bolivia, Chile, Costa Rica, Dominica, Dominical Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, and Suriname ... racial, or religious hatred that constitutes ...

News Suriname » Religion: International court orders 16 countries to ignore their laws and allow gay ‘marriage’

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Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

This “shows a visible prejudice against religious convictions and religious individuals ... The Dominican Republic, Honduras, Barbados, Nicaragua, Paraguay, and Suriname are the countries most affected by this ruling, because they neither recognize ...

News Suriname » Religion: Way South of the Border

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Publication date: Sunday 07 December 2014

Like this article? Sign up for our Daily Digest to get Tablet Magazine’s new content in your inbox each morning. Jessica Siegel writes about Jews in the Caribbean, the arts, and education. She's working on a book about Suriname's Jewish community.

News Suriname » Religion: 100 years later: Israel is not an occupier

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Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

How much do you know about Mongolia, Cameroon or Suriname? The countries in Asia ... Jewish people with the conditions of a proper governing body and both civil and religious rights being guaranteed to both Jews and non-Jews alike. Given those conditions ...

News Suriname » Religion: This court just issued a sweeping LGBTQ victory for the Western Hemisphere

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Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

Though many oppose allowing same-sex couples to marry for religious reasons, the decision notes that ... Panama, Paraguay, Peru, and Suriname. Chile and Ecuador currently offer civil unions, but not full marriage, and parts of Mexico offer marriage ...

News Suriname » Religion: Suriname envoy at Kolkata ghat from where ancestors set sail

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Publication date: Saturday 25 November 2017

Apart from this, some carried religious books like the Ramayana, Mahabharata or Quran," Kanhai said, her voice choked with emotion. Aashna Kanhai, the Surinamese ambassador to India, celebrated Suriname Day on the banks of Hooghly on Saturday, accompanied ...

News Suriname » Religion: Homeless slayings in Suriname capital go unsolved

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Publication date: Saturday 08 February 2014

Others theorise it could involve satanic rituals or some wildly corrupted form of Obeah, an Afro-Caribbean religion that involves channeling spiritual forces. Chandrikapersad Santokhi, an Opposition lawmaker who was Suriname's justice minister when the ...

News Suriname » Religion: Sapto Sopawiro: The lone ' dalang' in Suriname

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Publication date: onday 24 June 2013

In Suriname, Sapto is also a member of Carita Wujud Ngesti Tunggal, an organization of Javanese Kejawen or mysticism, which is considered a religion. ' My religion is kejawen and the state has recognized it,' he assured, perhaps alluding to ...

News Suriname » Religion: Xinhua world news summary at 0930 GMT, Jan. 22

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Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Wang made the remarks when meeting with foreign ministers of Grenada, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Guyana, Jamaica, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago ... ADDIS ABABA -- Clashes during a religious festival in Ethiopia's northern Amhara regional ...