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Last Modified:  30 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT


CAIRO – Though Americans were outraged by report that they are being spied on by the National Security Agency, a large number of them has voiced support for law enforcement profiling of Muslims, giving the religious minority the lowest favorable ratings among the groups covered, a new survey said. “A significant number of Americans (42%)......





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Last Modified:  14 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

SIMFEROPOL – Unknown vandals have attacked Chukurcha-Jami mosque in Crimea, drawing Nazi swastikas before setting the mosque on fire in a new provocation to Crimea’s Tatar Muslim, Crimean News Agency reported on Friday, June 13. The attack which occurred on Thursday, June 12, was caught on surveillance cameras video which showed men thro......



Last Modified:  13 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Opened only four years ago, Al-Ikhlaas Primary School, in Norfolk Street, Nelson, has been ranked outstanding by inspectors who praised the school’s success in mixing both Islamic and secular education across all key stages. “I would like to thank and congratulate all the staff, parents, pupils and fellow governors for all the ......



Last Modified:  13 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

MEMPHIS – A basketball phenomenon, Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir has always dremed of a flourishing future as a professional basketball player who has reserved the title of the best player in the state during her high school years. As of right now I'm really in a holding pattern because of FIBA, Abdul-Qaadir told Masslive.com on Thursday, June 12.......



Last Modified:  13 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

KARACHI – A string of attacks on women on the pretext of honor killing in recent weeks in Pakistan have triggered a heated debate on the country's  blood money law with human rights groups demanding its annulment, while religious scholars want careful implementation of the law. “This (blood money) law cannot be enforced in all the c......



Last Modified:  13 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – A bylaw applying restrictions on parking on Friday noon in the area of ISNA Canada Islamic Center in Toronto’s city of Mississauga has been decried as discriminatory to Muslims who usually rush to park their cars to attend Friday prayers weekly. “This is our Sabbath day. The Christians have Sundays, the Jewish people have Satur......



Last Modified:  12 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

BANGUI – Engulfed by sectarian violence over the past six months, the government of civil war stricken Central African Republic has asked the International Criminal Court to investigate serious crimes of violence committed over a year of unrest. The intervention of the International Criminal Court appears to us indispensible in seeking th......



Last Modified:  12 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

KANO – As world anticipates the launch of World Cup Brazil games, football fans in the north of Nigeria have been denied chances to support their team in viewing centers following repeated attacks by Nigeria’s militant group Boko Haram. “I am a football fan and, in a way, fanatical about the game,” Ibrahim Abdullahi, an auto mechanic......



Last Modified:  12 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Getting support of the Irish Deputy First Minister, Belfast Muslim community has called on the government to provide the funding necessary for a land plot to host the country’s first mosque. “It’s not doing them a favor. It’s giving them back some of their contributions that they have provided in tax and services within the......



Last Modified:  12 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Muslim minorities in North America will celebrate the beginning of the holy fasting month of Ramadan on Saturday, June 28, according to astronomical calculations. “[The] first day of Ramadan is Saturday, June 28, insha'Allah,” Dr. Muzammil Siddiqi said in a statement by the Fiqh Council of North America (FCNA) said in a stateme......



Last Modified:  12 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

WASHINGTON – Countering hate speech promoted by Washington anti-Islam bus ads, several campaigns and rallies have been organized in Washington and Maryland to present the true-face of Islam. “This advertising campaign is an opportunity for people to learn about Islam's commitment to freedom of religion, diversity and peaceful coexistence......



Last Modified:  12 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

MOSUL – Hundreds of thousands of Iraqis have fled their homes in Mosul after an all-out assault led to the fall of the city into the hands of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) as Baghdad announced plans to cooperate with the Kurdish forces to retake Nineveh's capital. “The situation is chaotic inside the city, and there is ......



Last Modified:  11 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Making history, a Kosovo veiled Muslim woman has won a seat at the Central Balkans nation's parliament, becoming the first lawmaker to don the Islamic headscarf, or hijab, in Kosovo. Labinote Demi-Murtezi, the Muslim lawmaker, has won the 6,000 votes, defeating all the female candidates in the Southeastern European country, accordi......



Last Modified:  11 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – The appointment of Lamido Sanusi as the new Emir of Kano has sparked mixed reactions across Nigeria's Muslim community after the country’s largest Islamic organization regarded his choice as “God Made” , while angry youth protested his appointment, demanding the job to pass from late Emir to his son.. “The Nigerian Supreme ......



Last Modified:  11 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – A few days after the announcement of Indian actress Monica’s reversion to Islam, rumors have spread across Indian media claiming that actor Jai has joined a list of Indian celebrities who accepted Islam recently, after photos spotted him inside a mosque. “Actor Jai was recently spotted praying at a mosque in T Nagar, Chennai,......



Last Modified:  11 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

REYKJAVIK – A hate campaign against Iceland planned first mosque has backfired after a growing number of Icelanders contacted the country’s leading Muslim association asking to register as members to protest hate sentiments. “I have received emails from people asking how they can register to the Association,” Salman Tamimi, the leade......



Last Modified:  11 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – The appointment of Lamido Sanusi as the new Emir of Kano has sparked mixed reactions across Nigeria's Muslim community after the country’s largest Islamic organization regarded his choice as “God Made” , while angry youth protested his appointment, demanding the job to pass from late Emir to his son.. “The Nigerian Supreme ......



Last Modified:  11 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Released after weeks of delay, Ofsted long-awaited investigation into Birmingham Islamic schools has sparked a storm of condemnations from British educationists who rejected the inspection body’s findings as “untrue”. “On behalf of the staff of Park View, I want to say first and foremost that we reject this Ofsted report,......



Last Modified:  11 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

CAPE TOWN – As a summer Ramadan approaches in the midst of scorching sun, tourism companies in the Cape Town has been expanding Muslim-friendly establishments to attract Muslim tourists seeking to spend Ramadan and enjoy the city’s cooler temperatures. “Cape Town is blessed to be a city with a lot of Mosques - the Bo Kaap has nine Mosq......



Last Modified:  10 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

AMMAN – An Australian controversial decision to stop referring to Al-Quds as “occupied” Jerusalem has triggered diplomatic crisis after Jordan summoned Australia's charge d'affaires to convey the Kingdom’s concerns about the decision that violates international laws. The ministry summoned the Australian charge d'affaires and informe......



Last Modified:  10 Jun 2014 03:47  GMT

MOMBASA – A Kenyan Muslim preacher was shot dead near a mosque in Kenya’s coast city of Mombasa on his way to attend Fajr prayer on Tuesday, June 10, joining other Muslim scholars who have been killed recently by unknown assailants. He died on his way to hospital, Mombasa County Commissioner Nelson Marwa told reporters, referring to Sh......




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