Arabs in India

A small but recognizable people with Arab origins have over time settled in the India.Many who arrived in Gujarat were later recruited to the army. Most Gujarati Arabs were traders, and business men who sold or traded silk, diamonds and other valuables resulting in wealthy business men. The city of Surat and villages within the city are notorious for Arab settlements. Variav and Randev are the few villages that Arabs started their lives in. In Eastern Uttar Pradesh, Iraqis arrived in 15th and 16th century from Sindh, Pakistan. These people claim ancestry from Arab tribe of Bani Tamim.In Hyderabad, Chaush are Arab community of Hadhrami descent whose ancestors were recruited as soldier by Nizam of Hyderabad. In Kerala, Syed Thangals of Hadhrami descent settled around 17th century as missionaries to propagate Islam. There are also Shia Sayyids in Northern region of country who claim descent from Wasit, Iraq like Zaidis. Sunni Sayyid of the country also claim Arab descent from Sufi missionaries but it is hard to say that every Sufi really belonged to Arab. Most of the Sufis migrated from Persia. Sunni Sayyid also include converts from higher Hindu castes like Brahmin and Kshatriya. Sunni Sheikhs also claim Arab descent from Sufis or migrants but it remains hoax. They don't know their tribe but trace lineage from Umar, Abu Bakr and Uthman, the Rashidun Caliphate. Many of present Sheikhs converted from Hindu castes such as Kayasth and Rajput.

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The Joplin Globe 05 Dec 2021
(All times Eastern) ... Monday, December 6 ... FS2FIFA Arab World Cup Group Stage ... United Arab Emirates, Group B, Doha, Qatar1.50 p.m. FS1 — FIFA Arab World Cup Group Stage ... Iraq, Group A, Al Khor, Qatar. FS2 — FIFA Arab World Cup Group Stage ... Bahrain, Group A, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar2.55 p.m ... ....
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US Taxpayers to Fund Revisionist, Anti-Zionist History of Middle East Jews

The Algemeiner 05 Dec 2021
And thus a study of how groups interacted before the great exodus becomes irrelevant, because it does not take into account actual events, political factors and actors such as Haj Amin al-Husseini, the Arab League, Nasser, and Saddam, leading to the exclusion and persecution of Jews and other minorities....
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Sports Roundup for Dec. 6

The Post and Courier 05 Dec 2021
Sports on TV. BIATHLON. 1 a.m. (Tuesday) — IBU. World Cup, Men's Pursuit, Oestersund, Sweden (Taped), NBCSN ... 7 p.m ... 6 p.m ... 8 p.m ... vs ... — FIFA Arab World Cup Group Stage ... United Arab Emirates, Group B, Doha, Qatar, FS2 ... — FIFA Arab World Cup Group Stage ... Iraq, Group A, Al Khor, Qatar, FS1 ... — FIFA Arab World Cup Group Stage ... Bahrain, Group A, Ar-Rayyan, Qatar, FS2....
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Qatar - Saudi Arabia and Palestine share points after 1 1 draw

MENA FN 05 Dec 2021
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) #Arab Cup 2021 QNA Palestine held–Saudi–Arabia to a 1-1 draw in the second round of Group C of the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 on Saturday at the Education City ... ....
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Aid group says tribal violence kills 24 in Sudan’s Darfur

The Washington Post 05 Dec 2021
An aid group says tribal clashes between Arabs and non-Arabs has killed at least 24 people in Sudan’s western Darfur region ... ....
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Video: Egypt squashes Sudan, qualifies for the quarter finals of FIFA Arab Cup

Egypt Independent 05 Dec 2021
Egypt’s first football team achieved a big victory over its Sudanese counterpart with five clean goals on Saturday evening in the second round of the group stage of the Arab Cup Qatar 2021 ... standings and face the second of the third group....
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African teams shine: 5 things we learned from second round of group matches at 2021 ...

Arab News 05 Dec 2021
With two rounds of matches of the 2021 FIFA Arab Cup group stages already over, the tournament is starting to take shape, with several teams, including hosts Qatar, Egypt and Algeria, confirming qualification to the quarterfinals ... spot in Group A and a place in the quarterfinals....
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Roadside bomb targets coalition forces convoy in Iraq

The New Arab 05 Dec 2021
... for the Global Coalition against the Islamic State group passed by ... The Global Coalition Against Daesh (the Arabic acronym for IS) intervened in Iraq and Syria soon after the extremist group announced its self-proclaimed caliphate in 2014, spanning territory in both countries....
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Press conference announcing details of 28th Cairo International Festival for Experimental Theater to be held on Dec. 9

Egypt Today 05 Dec 2021
CAIRO – 5 December 2021 ... 9 at 7 p.m ...  .   ... The festival aims to establish a means of communication between different people and theater groups, It also targets introducing the audience in Egypt and the Arab region to the latest trends in the theatrical scene. ....
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How Starmer’s Labour Reversed 40 Years of Progress on Israel and Palestine

Dissident Voice 05 Dec 2021
Similarly, there was a growing awareness that Israel had been aided by vigorous lobby groups that sought to shield it from criticism in major western capitals ... Working with the British establishment and the billionaire-owned media, pro-Israel groups scored a major success against Jeremy Corbyn, after his election as Labour leader in 2015....
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The State of Democracy in the United States

People Daily 05 Dec 2021
Yet, like traditional media, social media is also under the control of big capital and interest groups ... A number of the groups and individuals directly involved in the “Arab Spring” revolts received training and financing from US organizations like the International Republican Institute, the National Democratic Institute and Freedom House....
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Egypt reaches Arab Cup quarter-finals with a comfortable win over Sudan

Egypt Today 04 Dec 2021
Egypt put on a strong display against Sudan on Saturday, securing a 5-0 win and booking a place in the FIFA Arab Cup quarter-finals alongside Algeria ... Qatar hosts the FIFA Arab Cup between 30 November and 18 December with the participation of 16 Arab nations. ....
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Early days of 2021 FIFA Arab Cup highlight intrigue on and off the pitch

Arab News 04 Dec 2021
Just a few days into the 2021 Arab Cup in Qatar, there are already several intriguing talking points emerging, both on and off the pitch ... It’s too early to draw conclusions from the early stages of the 2021 Arab Cup, but the second round of matches in the group stages are slowly giving an indication of which teams will challenge for the title....
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