Modern Muslim Living

Olympics: Zaha Hadid’s Tokyo stadium cost to hit $2 billion

Japan expects the cost of the 2020 Olympic stadium to rise to 252 billion yen ($2 billion), the country's sports minister said on Monday. Hakubun Shimomura confirmed that the price tag represented a 90 billion yen hike since the futuristic design by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid was chosen in 2012.

Is religion at the heart of the armed group's violent ideology? Is the end game more about politics and power? And how will this shape the fight against ISIL's message, its violence and its broader ambitions?
ISIL ideology: In the name of Islam?

Is religion at the heart of the armed group's violent ideology? Is the end game more about politics and power? And how will this shape the fight against ISIL's message, its violence and its broader ambitions?

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