Culture

An American Mosque and An Extraordinary Movie

Meet David Washburn, a Jewish-Christian filmmaker whose documentary, An American Mosque, turns the spotlight on US Muslims’ struggle in post 9/11 years…

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 27, 2014

South-South Cooperation Takes Off in Arab World

As the concept of South-South cooperation (SSC) continues to strengthen worldwide, some of the richest countries in the Arab world have been reaching out to the poor and the needy in the developing world.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 27, 2014

Hans Raj Hans Converts to Islam – His New Name is Mohammad Yousaf

downloadInternationally famed Sufi singer Hans Raj Hans has confirmed that he had converted to Islam …

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 27, 2014

Some Early History Of Muslims In America

Two books about early American Muslims from Africa, “Servants of Allah” and “Prince Among Slaves.”   Excerpted from “The Americas’ First Muslims” by Sylviane A. Diouf, Curator of Digital Collections, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. Muslims were among the very first Africans to be introduced into the Americas. They arrived as early as […]

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 27, 2014

Saudis Attack Birthplace of Prophet (s)

By David Usborne An old picture of the house said to be the birthplace of Prophet Muhammad (s). Fresh plans are being drawn up to erect a modern complex on the site of what scholars of Islam contend is the birthplace of the Prophet Muhammad (s) as part of a sweeping multi-billion-dollar redevelopment of the […]

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 27, 2014

Akbar Ahmed Wins Literary Award

Noted scholar Dr. Akbar Ahmed, Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies at American University, was awarded the prestigious German Peace Prize at the Karachi Literature Festival.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 27, 2014

Denmark’s Zabiha Ban

RIYADH, Feb 23 – Denmark is likely to lose millions of dollars in trade and tourism revenues following its ban Monday on slaughtering animals in accordance with Islamic standards.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 27, 2014

Muslim Countries in 2014 Olympics

If you’re trying to root for athletes from the Ummah, here’s a list of athletes from predominantly Muslim countries…

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 20, 2014

Rachman Returns to the Ring

He is the fourth ever Indonesian boxer to win a boxing world title.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 20, 2014

Karim Pakistan’s Sole Sochi Sportsperson

Ski Federation of Pakistan (SFP) secretary Mussarat Ali is being realistic as the 2014 Winter Olympics unfold in Sochi, Russia.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 20, 2014

Seydou Keita Shuns Liverpool

Malian footballer Seydou Keita was reportedly in advanced talks with English football giants Liverpool before choosing instead to sign with Spanish club Valencia.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 13, 2014

Mohamed Salah Moves to Chelsea

Egypt’s Mohamed Salah has completed a move to English Football’s Chelsea.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 13, 2014

Detroit Lions Claim Abdul-Quddus

The National Football League’s Detroit Lions have claimed safety Isa Abdul-Quddus off waivers from the New Orleans Saints.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 13, 2014

New Country, New Terrain

To create a country is one thing, but to create a nationality is another.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 13, 2014

First University in the World

What an exhilarating fact! First university founded in the world was by a Muslim! Not only a Muslim, but a Muslimah!

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 6, 2014

Marvel Introduces A New Muslim Character

Marvel Comics introduction of Kamala Khan goes as “Ms. Marvel Doesn’t Drink, Date Or Eat Bacon.”

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 6, 2014

Nazr Mohammed to be Honored: Chicago Sports Award

Chicago Bulls’ center Nazr Mohammed will be honored later this month the 26th Annual Comcast SportsNet Sports Awards presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

February 6, 2014

Historic Test Chase Total for Pakistan

The Pakistani national cricket team reaching their second highest chase target run total in a test match, as they achieved the target of 302 runs to win in 59 overs over Sri Lanka.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

January 23, 2014

Amir Khan’s Wife Expecting

The wife of Pakistani-British boxing star Amir Khan, Faryal Khan, gave her first ever radio interview in England recently and announced that the couple is expecting a baby girl.

Print Friendly
[Read more...]

January 23, 2014

« Previous PageNext Page »