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Bollywood Actress Mamta Kulkarni Converts to Islam

Former Actress of Bollywood Mamta Kulkarni has converted to Islam.

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June 20, 2013

UK Islam Grows Fast

One country, two religions and three very telling pictures: The empty pews at churches just yards from an overcrowded mosque

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June 13, 2013

FCNA Decides Ramadan Dates

FCNA Press Release The First day of Ramadan will be Tuesday, July 9, 2013 and Eid al-Fitr on Thursday, August 8, 2013,  insha’Allah “O you who believe, fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that you may (learn) self-restraint.” Qur’an 2:183 (May 31, 2013) The Fiqh Council of North […]

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June 6, 2013

Turkey Presents Prophet’s (s) Sayings for the 21st Century

By Reuters A woman walks in front of Sultanamet Mosque in Istanbul. ANKARA — Scholars around the Muslim world were alarmed five years ago by news reports that Turkey planned a new, possibly heretical compilation of the Prophet Mohammad’s sayings that might scrap those it thought were out of date. Turkish religious leaders and theologians […]

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June 4, 2013

‘A Symbol of Friendship’ : Turkish PM Lays Stone for $100M Masjid Complex In Maryland

Muslim Link On Wednesday, May 15, 2013, Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan placed a ceremonial stone on a 15-acre construction site in Lanham, Maryland that will likely become the largest and most striking examples of Islamic architecture in the western hemisphere. The Turkish American Culture and Civilization Center (TACC) is a project of the government […]

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May 23, 2013

Bradford Muslims Rally To Save Synagogue

With only just over thirty members and an extravagant Grade II listed Moorish building, the tiny Jewish community of Bradford have for many years been in despair about their finances – until the local Muslim community stepped in to help.

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May 16, 2013

Prince Charles Learning Arabic to Read Qur’an

By Laura Fawaz, Contributing Reporter File:  Prince Charles visiting a Muslim country. While in Qatar last month, Prince Charles of Wales said that he is learning Arabic so that he will be able to read the Qur’an. Tom Sykes, from The Royalist (a division of The Daily Beast), who reports on all aspects of the […]

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May 9, 2013

‘I Am Sorry, O Prophet…’ (s)

Former Dutch Islamophobe and a former leading member of far-right Dutch politician Geert Wilders’ party Arnoud Van Doorn visited the Prophet’s Mosque in Madinah to pray and say sorry for becoming part of a blasphemous film.

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April 25, 2013

The Value of Light in Dark Moments

Last night, I participated in a solidarity visit to the home of Suhad Abu Zmiro, a wonderful young Israeli Arab woman, who was attacked by Jewish youngsters in early March in a hate crime attack in a Jewish neighborhood of Jerusalem. This incident, which was widely publicized, led to much outrage among much of the mainstream Jewish population of Israel.

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April 11, 2013

Islam And Medicine – A Historical Background

The Holy Prophet Muhammad (s), who emphasized the need for learning once said : “ The ink of the scholar is more holy than the blood of the Martyr”.

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April 4, 2013

The End of the Ottoman Caliphate?

Did it really end on March 3, 1924?

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March 7, 2013

The Crying Butcher: A Visit to an Organic Halal Slaughterhouse

A river of dark, red fluids frothed and pooled over drains. Men in green T-shirts scrubbed the floor with brooms as wave after wave of water washed away the sacrificial blood.

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February 28, 2013

Review: Muslims and the Making of America

In an era when Islamophobia is rampant and has become a widespread and profitable industry, a publication which details important truths about a little discussed aspect of Islam should be celebrated.

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February 21, 2013

Harvard Recognizes Quranic Ayah as One of the Greatest Expressions of Justice

“O you who have believed, be persistently standing firm in justice, witnesses for Allah , even if it be against yourselves or parents and relatives. Whether one is rich or poor, Allah is more worthy of both. So follow not [personal] inclination, lest you not be just. And if you distort [your testimony] or refuse [to give it], then indeed Allah is ever, with what you do, Acquainted

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February 7, 2013

Rejoice: It is the Birthday of Prophet (s)

In praise of Mawlid

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January 31, 2013

Muslim-Friendly Holiday Destination Around the Globe

- Malaysia bags the top spot

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January 19, 2013

Muslim Brotherhood’s ‘Supreme Guide’

During a recent night of opposition protests, people chanted against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and decried the draft constitution he was pressing.

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January 3, 2013

Statement of Muslim Imam at Newtown Interfaith Service

By Jason Graves, Al Hedaya Islamic Center, Newtown, Conn. In the name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful The Muslim community of the Al Hedaya Islamic Center in Newtown, in Connecticut and throughout the nation joins with our fellow Americans in grieving for those who died in this senseless tragedy and praying for them and […]

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December 20, 2012

“I Accepted Islam and My Name is Muhammad Hussain” – Antonio Inoki

Antonio Inoki, the legendary wrestler from Japan arrived in Pakistan on Friday eve to participate in the international peace wrestling competition in Islamabad.

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December 13, 2012

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