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Canada Muslims Fear Quebec Backlash

Last Modified:  23 Oct 2014 03:48  GMT


CAIRO – The killing of a solider near Montreal has left Canada Muslims terrified of an expected backlash against the religious community, calling on Canadians to join hands against extremism, instead of blaming Muslims for terror acts committed in their name. “We must be very careful not to point the finger at mosques and instead see the......





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Last Modified:  08 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – A monitoring group has reported a huge surge in threats against Muslims and mosques following the gruesome beheading of an elderly woman in north London, blamed with no evidence on Muslims. The assumption is 'beheading equals Muslim'. The association, for some, is an automatic response,” Fiyaz Mughal, director of Tell Mama monit......



Last Modified:  08 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

SARAJEVO – Bosnia’s grand mufti, the country’s most senior Muslim leader, has called on the so-called Islamic State, formerly known as Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), to liberate a British hostage who was threatened with beheading by the militants. “Bearing in mind that the human life is sacred for Muslims, I call those ......



Last Modified:  07 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – In a new example of racism targeting non-white public figures, Italy’s first Muslim councilor has been forced to flee the country after receiving a series of death threats, citing fear for her children’s lives. “I cannot always live under escort. I have no fear and it is not the fault of the people of Rovereto, but of some,......



Last Modified:  07 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

RIYADH – Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah will host 1,000 Palestinians from the families of martyrs who were killed during Israel’s last aggression on Gaza strip to perform hajj this year. “The generosity of King Abdullah for the sixth consecutive year is driven by his feelings of Islamic and Arab brotherhood towards Pal......



Last Modified:  07 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

KABUL – Afghan government has finally answered growing public demands for execution of a gang of rapists who shocked the Muslim society with unprecedented heinous crime last month after the public prosecution recommending capital punishment for all the accused. “It is vital for the Islamic and Afghan values that such criminal do not get ......



Last Modified:  07 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – After branding the so-called Islamic State as enemy number one of Islam, Saudi Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al Sheikh has urged Muslims to take up arms against the militant group’s members as aggressors who abuse people’s lives, possessions and honor. “This group is wrong, not right, and if they fight Muslims, it is the duty......



Last Modified:  07 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – A monitoring group has reported a huge surge in threats against Muslims and mosques following the gruesome beheading of an elderly woman in north London, blamed with no evidence on Muslims. The assumption is 'beheading equals Muslim'. The association, for some, is an automatic response,” Fiyaz Mughal, director of Tell Mama monit......



Last Modified:  07 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

DELHI – Emboldened by the rightist Hindu Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Hindu groups have been railing against other faiths in India, vowing to work on converting the whole Muslim and Christian communities within the next decade. The Hindu wave has just begun. In 10 years we will convert all Christians and Muslims, Hindu activist and Rash......



Last Modified:  06 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

DELHI – Recent news claiming that a rising number of Indian Muslim youth were joining the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) has been raising scholars concern, who have been urging youths not be carried away by the insurgent group’s propaganda. “We want the Muslim youths to work for the progress of their country (India). They ......



Last Modified:  06 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

SAN DIEGO – Demanding support for his holy war, a US right-wing Christian activist has called on Christians to prepare to wage holy war to destroy all 1.6 billion of the world's Muslims, calming that “Islam has no place in civilized society”. “ISSI (sic) has done us all a favor,” Gary Cass, head of the Christian Anti-Defamation Com......



Last Modified:  06 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Nihad Awad, the national executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, has launched a fierce attack against the so-called Islamic State, asserting the groups like ISIL and Boko Haram do not speak for Islam. “If we want to stop ISIL (Is......



Last Modified:  06 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

TORONTO – Tayyibah Taylor, editor-in-chief of Azizah Magazine, the popular women’s journal, and one of America’s most well-known Muslim personalities, has passed away, leaving a big void in the Muslim media activism. “We regret to announce the passing of Tayyibah Taylor, the founder, publisher, and editor-in-chief of Azizah Magazine,......



Last Modified:  05 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

TORONTO – Tayyibah Taylor, editor-in-chief of Azizah Magazine, the popular women’s journal, and one of America’s most well-known Muslim personalities has passed away, leaving a big void in the Muslim media activism. “We regret to announce the passing of Tayyibah Taylor, the founder, publisher, and editor-in-chief of Azizah Magazine,......



Last Modified:  05 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

MIAMI – The family of American journalist Steven Sotloff has challenged the so-called Islamic State, formerly known as Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, into a debate on the peaceful teachings of the Muslim holy book, the Qur’an, condemning the group as betraying the faithful. “Woe to you. You said the month of Ramadan is the month......



Last Modified:  05 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

NEW DELHI – Al-Qaeda's announcement of launching a new branch in South Asia has sent shockwaves in the Indian subcontinent, putting several states on alert. “In the wake of this al Qaeda video, we will be on a higher alert. We will work closely with the central government to tackle any threat posed to the state,” S.K. Nanda, the most s......



Last Modified:  04 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

PARIS – In one of its new rants against France Muslims, a far-right weekly has caused a firestorm of controversy after describing France's new education minister as a Moroccan Muslim and calling her appointment a provocation . The front page of Minute is an incitement to hatred. It should be sued in court, the head of the ruling Socia......



Last Modified:  04 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – An Egyptian court ordered on Saturday, August 9, the dissolution of the Muslim Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice Party, which secured the largest share of votes in five consecutive ballots after January 2011 revolution. The decision was issued on Saturday by Egypt's High Administrative Court which has also ordered the liquidation......



Last Modified:  04 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

WISCONSIN ­– Anti-Islam posts by a Wisconsin official have drawn fierce criticism by Muslims and community leaders who disdained themselves from the inflammatory rants, calling for an interfaith dialogue to foster inclusion. “They're her posts and hers alone,” Tim Hanna, the Mayor of Applenton city in the US northern state of Wisconsi......



Last Modified:  03 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

GAZA – The 48-day Israeli war on Gaza strip that ended in a ceasefire agreement has resulted in a huge surge in Hamas’ popularity over that of Fatah group, an opinion poll has found. “It is worth noting that the size of the change in favor of Hamas is unprecedented since 2006. Indeed, if presidential elections were to take place today,......



Last Modified:  03 Sep 2014 03:47  GMT

LONDON – A recent survey has found that veiled British Muslim women have more positive body image, less affected by beauty standards depicted in media and place less importance on appearance than women who don't wear hijab. “Overall, the present results are consistent with previous work suggesting that women who wear non-western forms of......




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