Oct 9, 2001, 12:01 AM
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Schools Muslim in increase back Conservatives UK Tuesday Party Conservative opposition The - IRNA 9, .Oct London, for support expressing in government Labour ruling Britain's followed .schools religious-based more of performance the praised Green Damian Secretary Education Shadow schools Muslim that said and groups religious to affiliated schools ".suspicion no and support" deserved in conference Conservative annual the at delegates told He well- the by impressed been had he that England, northwest Blackpool, school Muslim a to visit a during met he pupils motivated and behaved .week last London in Party's Conservative the of reversal complete a is support The Muslim any for funding state approve to refused it when policy, .1997 to 1979 from years 18 for power in while school applications sanctioned has Labour years, four past the During 5,000 than more to adding funding, state for schools Muslim three from receive already which schools, Jewish 300 and schools Christian .finance for commitment further a announced government the month, Last a in schools religious more of creation the and diversity greater .Britain in education of future the on Paper White faith- more for support Conservative the BBC, the to According delegate, Sikh a by conference the at opposed was schools based and decision the by "devastated" was he said who Purewal, Norman .religion from separate kept be should religion that argued oppose to "wrong and dangerous" was it that warned Green But chance best the often were they areas, deprived In .schools religious .said he education, decent a of main Britain's by attempts with line in seen was support The minority ethnic with bridges build and of support the win to parties country's the of cent per 10 than more up make who communities, .population HC/KS End