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Obama Praises US Muslims on `Eid Message

Last Modified:  29 Jul 2014 03:47  GMT


CAIRO – US President Barck Obama has issued a message to American Muslims and Muslims around the world congratulating them on the celebration of `Eid Al-Fitr, thanking US Muslims for their many “achievements and contributions… to building the very fabric of our nation and strengthening the core of our democracy.” As Muslims throughou......





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Last Modified:  22 May 2014 03:47  GMT

WASHINGTON – Celebrating the achievements of Muslims throughout the US, Muslim Oscars will be held later this month to celebrate shinning role models of American Muslim citizens who reflect the true-image of Islam. “All too often, the media is filled with reports of tragedy and concern about those who practice Islam. Yet nearly invisible......



Last Modified:  22 May 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Kuwait's Awqaf Ministry has announced plans to distribute 250,000 free copies of Qur’an translations in different languages in Brazil during the FIFA World Cup, reaching out to a wide range of people for different cultures and backgrounds. According to the Kuwaiti daily, Al-Qabas, the ministry's Quran Board announced that it has ......



Last Modified:  22 May 2014 03:47  GMT

.artmainimage{display:none;} CAIRO – Facing increasing social pressures that drift many youth away from religion, an American youth organization will be hosting ......



Last Modified:  22 May 2014 03:47  GMT

LAGOS – A leading Nigerian Muslim group has vehemently condemned the Tuesday's deadly blasts that ripped through the central city of Jos, calling on the government to step up its fighting against the armed militias. The JNI condemns in the strongest terms this wicked act, which caused the death of innocent lives, Khalid Abubakar Aliyu, s......



Last Modified:  22 May 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Malaysia Court of Appeal launched on Thursday the hearing sessions of the case filed by transgender Muslims who claim that the Islamic Shari`ah law criminalizing ‘posing as a woman’ violates Malaysia’s constitution for punishing transgender for a condition they did not choose. “Today is not just a crucial day for Muslim tra......



Last Modified:  22 May 2014 03:47  GMT

TOKYO – Offering help to Muslims in Japan to find elusive halal products, an Indonesian native has created a new mobile app to help fellow Muslims locate and identify the restaurants that offer halal food that does not contain Japan’s widely used pork. “We’re communicating with some ventures, incubators, government officials, and bus......



Last Modified:  21 May 2014 03:47  GMT

WASHINGTON – Sparking US Muslims’ outrage, a new ad campaign has hit Washington DC with a strong anti-Muslim message that falsely links Islam to Nazism. Such inflammatory ads were clearly intended to promote hatred of Islam and Muslims, Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) spokesman Ibrahim Hooper told Agence France Presse (A......



Last Modified:  21 May 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Members of the far-right, neo-nazi Italian party “Forza Nuova” have marched in Venice to protest an earlier decision specifying time for Muslim women at swimming pool to integrate the religion minority. “A free swimming pool!” protesters from Forza Nuova (New Force) party shouted outside the Polisportiva Bissuola di Mestre ......



Last Modified:  21 May 2014 03:47  GMT

ZEPCE, Bosnia – Two decades ago, no one would have ever convinced former Bosnian Muslim soldier Ibro Begic that he will threaten his own life to save Serbians isolated after floods hit their town. During the war, we were in enemy armies, Begic, a former Bosnian soldier during 1992-95 war, told Agence France Presse (AFP). But the war ......



Last Modified:  21 May 2014 03:47  GMT

LAGOS – In one of the deadliest attacks in Nigeria, at least 118 people were killed and dozens injured in the twin bombings that ripped through the central city of Jos on Tuesday, May 20. “We've now recovered 118 bodies from the rubble,” coordinator Mohammed Abdulsalam of the National Emergency Management Agency was quoted by Reut......



Last Modified:  21 May 2014 03:47  GMT

AMSTERDAM – Far-right Dutch politician Geert Wilders has put his country in hot water after distributing stickers with the Saudi-flag, replacing the text of the shahada with anti-Islam slurs, after which the Kingdom slapped indirect sanctions on the European country. “The constant criticism towards both the Islamic faith and the Kingdom ......



Last Modified:  21 May 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Reflecting a dim image for the future of Crimea, the UN refugee agency has warned that thousands of Crimean Tatars have been internally displaced after Russia's annexation of the district casted its shadows on the minority. “Displacement in Ukraine started before the March referendum in Crimea and has been rising gradually since,......



Last Modified:  20 May 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – Deadly images of devastation have roiled Bosnia over the past days, causing hundreds of thousands to seek refuge in shelter to escape floods and fear of landslides. We noticed how the floor was moving, Hasa Huseinovic, who was still reeling from the fright she got, told Deutsche Welle. Then, a neighboring house sank down into ......



Last Modified:  20 May 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – As Lee Rigby's family campaigns to build a memorial for the murdered solider, leading UK Muslim groups have asserted their support for the memorial plan in a clear opposition to the un-Islamic hate message of his killers. “If the family's desire is to have a memorial, neither they, nor the British public as a whole, should be den......



Last Modified:  20 May 2014 03:47  GMT

SRINAGAR – Muslims in the India controlled Jammu and Kashmir have managed to defeat Congress allied National Conference and Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP), voting for new faces from opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to bring long awaited change. “I could not get votes as BJP has very less response ......



Last Modified:  20 May 2014 03:47  GMT

CAMBRIDGE – Dressed in black and hoods, a bizarre group of Harvard students have joined a satanic black mass earlier this month at a Chinese restaurant in Cambridge, Massachusetts, relocating it from campus after facing huge criticism from Archdiocese of Boston. For the good of the Catholic faithful and all people, the Church provides cle......



Last Modified:  20 May 2014 03:47  GMT

LILONGWE – Thousands of Malawians headed early morning on Tuesday, May 20, to vote in the first-ever tripartite elections, the vote described as the most closely contested election since the end of the onep-arty state two decades ago. “I am confident that I will because I have made great strides during my tenure but the power to vote for......



Last Modified:  20 May 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – For the second time in a few days, a mosque in east London has come under attack from a far-right group who invaded the mosque premises, handing out Bibles and leaflets as part of what they call “Christian patrols”. “Britain First, the fringe far-right, Muslim-hating group, made a second visit to the East London Mosque today ......



Last Modified:  20 May 2014 03:47  GMT

MELBOURNE – Living in Melbourne for years, Australian Muslim couple Susan Carland and Waleed Aly has shined as a role model for modern, successful Muslims, who reflect the tenets of Islam through their charming personalities, intelligence and spirituality. Aly expresses his spirituality “by bringing his faith invisibly to bear on politic......



Last Modified:  20 May 2014 03:47  GMT

CAIRO – A new code of conduct, suggested by UK government to regulate teaching in the country’s Islamic schools, has drawn wide criticism as discriminatory and encouraging negative stereotypes of the Muslim minority. “The code will make sure that all teachers are CRB [Criminal Records Bureau] checked, and that no corporal punishment is......




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