Muslim scholar in Ireland launches anti-radicalisation website

A Muslim cleric in Ireland plans to launch a new “anti-radicalisation” website on Thursday aimed at eliminating the threat posed by extremism. Shaykh Dr Umar...

Ugandan Muslims prosper after years of repression

Amani Ali writes that Ugandan Muslims were persecuted by the majority community after the fall of the dictator Idi Amin in 1979. But, as...
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Egyptian man who dropped out of school creates 700 metre Quran by hand

An Egyptian man who dropped out of school is hoping to make history after spending three years creating what he believes is the world's...

International scholars agree on shared lunar calendar in Istanbul summit

Islamic scholars from around the world gathered in Istanbul over the weekend to agree upon a shared lunar calendar for all Muslim majority countries....

Taliban leader “killed” in US drone strike

Afghanistan's spy agency has confirmed that Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour has been killed in a US drone strike. The BBC reports that a drone...

Eric Cantona calls on Francois Hollande to change Israel policy

Former France and Manchester United footballer, Eric Cantona has expressed anger over his government's unequivocal support of Israel's war on Gaza. Speaking to Mediapart news...

Jewish extremist convicted for murder of Palestinian teen Mohammed Abu Khdeir

A Jewish extremist claiming to be "the messiah" has been convicted of burning a Palestinian teenager to death after his plea of insanity was...
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VIDEO: Bilal Abdul Kareem says “most Syrian rebels” are fighting for the Caliphate

During a recent Facebook live Q&A, American journalist Bilal Abdul Kareem who is currently residing in Idlib, said most Syrian rebels are fighting for...

Egypt and the “Emperor with no clothes”

News that former president Hosni Mubarak has been released from jail demonstrated that the regime has removed its final fig leaf, the emperor revealed...

Dr Zakir Naik granted Saudi citizenship

The world-renowned Islamic speaker, Dr Zakir Naik, who is wanted by Indian authorities for alleged terror offences, has been granted citizenship by Saudi Arabia. Arab...
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