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Kin

A unit of weight in Japan equivalent to 600 grams.
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The propagators of Islam and others in general, have a duty towards their families and kinsfolk which they must fulfill, despite their responsibilities.
By Hammad Al-Mutairi KUWAIT, March 18 (KUNA) -- Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Ahmad Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah praised Monday the role played by Kuwaiti Kinsfolk Association of Martyrs, captive, and Missing (KKAMCM) in preserving the memories of Kuwait's martyrs who sacrificed themselves in defending their homeland.
How relatives of those who died needlessly in Staffordshire Hospital while he was in charge of its regional health authority must wish their kinsfolk had been allowed to exercise similar control.
How many brave men, how many fair ladies, how many gallant young people, whom any physician--were he Galen, Hippocrates, or Aesculapius himself--would have pronounced in the soundest of health, ate with their kinsfolk, companions, and friends in the morning, and, when evening came, supped with their forefathers in the other world.
That is why Turkey seems to be drifting a little further away each passing day from Europe, a place where four million of its citizens and kinsfolk live, as well as 30 million Muslims, live.
Rising Phoenix's upcoming season features new works by theatre kinsfolk both old (Jonathan Blitstein and Martin Moran) and new (Zack Calhoon, Maya Macdonald, Saviana Stanescu and Ken Urban), as well as several new entries in the company's one-night-only Gino Nights series, which conjures the legendary Gaffe Cino's scrappy DIY, on-the-quick sensibility.
The Quran clearly states: "Men shall have a share in what parents and kinsfolk leave behind, and women shall have a share in what parents and kinsfolk leave behind.
She signed off reiterating her longing for her kinsfolk to take up residence: 'I hope to see you, my cosen Richard Cullum and my cosen Richard Stevenes there [in Ireland] one daye.
He whoever wishes to move along with the Romans, may do so, and whoever wishes to return back home to his kinsfolk, may do so.
In a statement issued by the Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments, the Ministry cited the significant role of speeches on religious platforms and their genuine mission inspired by the teachings of Prophet Mohammed (peace of Allah and His blessing be upon him, his kinsfolk and companions) who devoted a lifetime for preserving the solid fabric of the Muslim nation.
While the West laments the deplorable state of community living and the apparent lack of community spirit, Islam had provided a guide to living with neighbours in the following verse: 'Worship Allah and join none with Him (in worship); and do good to parents, kinsfolk, orphans, Al-Masakin (the poor), the neighbour who is near of kin, the neighbour who is a stranger, the companion by your side, the wayfarer (you meet), and those (slaves) whom your right hands possess' (Quran, 4:36).