The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation is the collective voice of the Muslim world. OIC has membership of 57 countries in four continents and safeguards to protect the interests of Muslims across the world. A group of Muslim Parliamentarians who resigned from their Ministerial posts this week will raise their concerns with the UN and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).Former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen said that they have decided to meet members of diplomatic community in Sri Lanka, meet the UN Resident Representative in Sri Lanka, and also have talks with the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). Bathiudeen said this while speaking to reporters after he visited the Police Headquarters in Colombo today to lodge a complaint. (Colombo Gazette)

OXFORD, Ohio — Jalen Adaway scored 18 points and Nike Sibande added another 16 off the bench as Miami (Ohio) cruised past NAIA member Wilberforce, 88-57 on Saturday afternoon.Miami roared to a 41-23 lead at intermission, shooting 35 of 69 from the field (50.7 per cent) and knocking down 10 of 26 from beyond the 3-point arc.Darrian Ringo dished out 12 assists and collected six steals and the Redhawks forced 22 turnovers by the Bulldogs. Aleks Abrams pulled down 14 rebounds while Miami staked a 48-30 advantage on the boards. Dalonte Brown contributed 14 points.Tyler Wilson-Hopkins scored 13 points for Wilberforce.The Redhawks (4-4) travel to face preseason Horizon League favourite Wright State Wednesday.Wilberforce, which plays as an independent, has now lost eight in a row, all but one on the road.The Associated Press read more