2018/11/11
It's important to remember the distinction between written Islamic teachings and culture in the real world. After 18 months, I went to my first mosque and met other Muslims properly for the first timeHow does a middle-aged, white Scottish man living in the Scottish Highlands end up becoming a Muslim - especially when he hasn't properly met a Muslim in his life?For me, it all started when I heard the call to prayer...
2018/11/11
A group of German scientists have discovered the Supernova observations carried out by Muslim scholar Ibn Sina, one of the most significant thinkers and writers of the Islamic Golden Age that lived between 980 and 1037.According to the story published on technology blog Gizmodo on Sunday, an ancient supernova coded the SN 1006 was observed by Ibn Sina.According to the story, German researchers R. Neuhauser, C. Ehrig...
2018/11/11
Islamophilia, propagating an attitude of love for the values of Islam, could serve as an antidote to the rising tide of Islamophobia in the West, argues French composer Theophile de Wallensbourg. The French composer Theophile de Wallensbourg, also known as Ahmed Ali, told Anadolu Agency in an interview: "Through the ways I live Islam whether in private or in public, through my artistic activities, I hope to...
2018/11/11
After winning a landslide victory on Saturday, Khan is determined to "lead the most transparent” administration London has ever seen.Sadiq Khan has a simple, striking message for Londoners: He’ll be a mayor for people of all faiths and none.Khan celebrated his landslide election victory Saturday in a multi-denominational ceremony at an Anglican cathedral accompanied by London’s police chief, Christian and Jewish...
2018/11/11
Canadian Muslims have a deep-rooted love for Canada, even though many have been the victims of discrimination, according to the results of a survey released Wednesday.The Environics Institute survey of 600 Muslims from across Canada showed an overwhelming majority, 83 percent, are “very proud” of their country.At the same time, 35 percent said they had been the targets of discrimination in the past five years....
2018/11/11
When Faatimah Knight reached out to her Muslim friends and acquaintances to try and help black churches that had been destroyed by fire, she had no idea how much they could collect.Today, they have managed to raise just under $30,000 – money that will be used to help up to seven churches that were destroyed in the American south in the aftermath of the Charleston shooting and the campaign against the...
2018/11/11
The coveted event of Muslim News Awards for Excellence was held on Wednesday 20 April 2016, in central London to what is promised to be an inspiring evening of Muslim talent and their contributions to British society.This year’s nominees included British female Atomweight Muay Thai boxing champion, Ruqsana Begum, entrepreneur Tariq Usmani, and journalist Nabeelah Jaffer among those shortlisted for Britain’s most...
2018/11/11
Total American Muslim population share projected to grow according to Pew Research Center. It estimates that there were about 3.3 million Muslims of all ages living in the United States in 2015. This means that Muslims made up about 1% of the total U.S. population (about 322 million people in 2015), and it is estimated that, the share will double by 2050.The new estimate of Muslims and other...
2018/11/11
The inaugural Muslim Awards for Excellence (MAX) Gala, taking place in Toronto, Canada on March 24, is an initiative to recognize and honour the achievements and contributions of Canadian Muslims. Inspired by the Islamic Golden Age, the MAX Gala will honor and motivate contemporary outstanding Muslim achievers in Canada.Islamic history is replete with pioneering inventions and discoveries, many of which are...
2018/11/11
Former Beauty Queen of Democratic Republic of Czechoslovakia, Marketa Korinkova embraced Islam after repenting to lead the life of Christianity. She said that she has decided to embrace Islam and settled down in Dubai relinquishing her native country. She also changed her name as Maryam. She said that the status given to Muslim women in Islam attracted her to accept this faith. She has been thinking of embracing...

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