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French Anti-Jihad Guide Mocked Online

Last Modified:  01 Feb 2015 04:47  GMT


CAIRO – A French anti-Jihad guide has been widely mocked on social media after warning parents that their kids might be radicalized if they buy new clothes and stop eating baguettes. The government invites you to be wary of those who do not eat baguettes, one twitter user wrote, Express reported on Friday, January 30. The guide incl......





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Last Modified:  27 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

VIENNA – In one of the latest anti-Muslim attacks in Austria, a Vienna mosque was vandalized with body parts of a pig on Christmas Day, reflecting a growing anti-Muslim sentiment in the European country. “This is not an attack against Muslims but the whole of humanity,” Fatih Karadaş, the head of the Turkish-Islamist Union in Vienna (......



Last Modified:  27 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

STOCKHOLM – Showing support for the Swedish Muslim community, hundreds rallied in Eskilstuna on Friday, December 26, to denounce an arson attack on a mosque on Christmas Day. “Several hundred people were there to deliver a message of friendship,” a police spokesman, Roland Lindqvist, told Agence France Presse (AFP). On Thursday, an ......



Last Modified:  27 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

KUALA LUMPUR – As tens of thousands faced severe floods in different Malaysian states, the country’s premier sparked huge criticism over photos that showed him golfing with the US President Barack Obama during the storm. “The PM needs time to take a break,” Deputy Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin was quoted as saying by the New Strait......



Last Modified:  26 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

NEW YORK – As Christians celebrated Christmas, hundreds of Muslim volunteers spent a day of services to help the needy people across America. We wanted to give everyone a break on Christmas, said Uzma Popal, member of the Muslim Soup Kitchen Project told TWC News on Thursday, December 25. Everyone here does such a wonderful job servi......



Last Modified:  26 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

TORONTO – The Annual Reviving the Islamic Spirit Convention (RIS), one of the largest gatherings of Western Muslims, opened on Friday, December 26, welcoming thousands of Muslims from across North America and beyond. Themed  ‘He Came to Teach You Your Religion – Prophetic Answers to Angelic Questions’, the convention runs from Decem......



Last Modified:  26 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

STOCKHOLM – An arson attack on a Swedish mosque has left at least five people injured, in an incident that comes amid fierce debate over immigration in the once-welcoming Scandinavian country. “A witness saw somebody throw an object through the window of the building, which serves as a mosque, after which a violent fire began,” police ......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

BERLIN – Representatives of the Green party in the German parliament have warned against rising Islamophobia threat in the European country, lamenting that extremists ignore important role of immigrants in Germany’s economy. “Islamophobia poses a big problem in Germany, like anti-Semitism,” Ozcan Mutlu, a representative of the Green ......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

BETHLEHEM – Gathering from around the world to mark the Christmas in the birthplace of Jesus [peace be upon him], Christian pilgrims have attended the midnight Mass in Bethlehem as Latin Patriarch shared wishes that 2015 would be better than “difficult” 2014. I hope next year there will be no separation wall and I hope we will have br......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

CAIRO – As giant waves returned to the ocean after washing away anything in their face in 2004, Acehnese Muslims found Baiturrahman Grand Mosque standing untouched amid debris from southern Asia’s massive earthquake and tsunami. Facing devastation after tsunami, a large number of Acehnese Muslims have turned to religion, saying it was a ......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

TORONTO – Thousands of Muslims from across North America and beyond are expected in Toronto this weekend for one of the largest gatherings of Western Muslims, the Annual Reviving the Islamic Spirit Convention (RIS). They will come to listen to leading Islamic scholars, academics and motivational speakers, meet and mingle with fellow Muslim......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

LILONGWE – In an attempt to reduce soaring rates of divorce, the Muslim community in Malawi has intensified efforts to use teachings from the Holy Quran in order safeguard the sanctity of marriage. “Islam considers marriage as bedrock of faith. And in one of his hadiths, the Prophet (Muhammad peace be upon him) exalts marriage as one of ......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

GUWAHATI – In a series of coordinated attacks in India’s Assam, at least 56 people have been killed and dozens injured by Bodoland fighters who pulled villagers out of their homes and gunned them down. “I saw my wife and two sons being shot dead before my eyes,” Anil Murmu, a 40-year-old survivor from the worst-hit village of Phulbar......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

BETHLEHEM – In a symbolic gesture to remind the world of their ordeal, Palestinian activists have decorated Christmas trees with tear gas canisters and stun grenades, fired at them during the last Gaza war. The world has to move to save the Palestinian people and hold the occupation accountable for its crimes against unarmed people in Pal......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

LAGOS – Ahead of the worldwide celebration of the Christmas feast, many Nigerian families and communities look up to the day as another avenue to strengthen social cohesion between Muslims and Christians with exchange of gifts and visits. While I do not rule out some misgivings arising from some misunderstandings, the truth is that many f......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

LAHORE – Still feeling the shock and grieve over a brutal mass shooting in an army-run school in northwestern Peshawar city, Pakistani Christians are going to celebrate a “simple” Christmas this year. “We do not have words to express our sorrow and grief over this gruesome incident. It’s not a crime against any religion, or sect, b......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

CAIRO – Approaching the end of 2014, Muslims in Dallas-Fort Worth in northern Texas have launched a new billboard campaign to educate fellow citizens on the shared heritage between Muslims, Christians and Jews as one family. As American Muslims, it is our religious and civic responsibility to present fellow citizens authentic information ......



Last Modified:  25 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

ST. LOUIS – It’s Christmas day again, and St. Louis Muslims and Jews are putting the final touches on their programs for a day of interfaith community service, to cheer their Christian counterparts and reach out to those who need help. “There are so many people I would not have met if it wasn’t for this event, and every year I meet m......



Last Modified:  24 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

SRINAGAR – Months after being stricken by the worst floods in the past five decades, Kashmiri Christians are anticipating a somber Christmas as they struggle to reopen their church which was devastated by monsoon rains. “We are not celebrating Christmas this year,” Fr Mathew Thomas, the local parish priest, told UCA News on Tuesday, De......



Last Modified:  24 Dec 2014 04:47  GMT

BERLIN – The increasing rallies against Islam in Germany have been condemned by a powerful German business leader as “unacceptable”, saying it undermines the country’s interests and values and tries “to smear a whole religion”. “We have long been a land of immigration and we must remain so,” Ulrich Grillo, the president of th......



Last Modified:  23 Dec 2014 04:48  GMT

DALLAS – Twinkling lights set the night aglow. Ornament-strewn Christmas trees peek through most homes’ windows, greeting folks as they pass by. Santa Claus and his elves wave to shoppers as they stroll through malls collecting secret gifts to stow in hidden places until they make their December 25th debut. To any child with a sense of w......




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