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Muslim model Halima Aden returns to design clothes for modest fashion brand

Aden returns to the fashion industry ass a designer for Turkish brand, Modanisa

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September 22, 2021
Lifestyle

Taliban announces that women can be educated at all levels

Women in Afghanistan can continue with their education but under certain conditions

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September 14, 2021
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Cambridge Central Mosque shortlisted for prestigious RIBA Stirling Prize

The mosque has been listed as one of the UK's best six new buildings

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September 15, 2021
Lifestyle

National Council of Canadian Muslims say Islamophobia 'systemic' since 9/11

Anti-Muslim attacks have soared dramatically in the last twenty years according to a new report

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September 17, 2021
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Sheffield man launches petition calling for more Muslim burial sites

The petition has more than 1200 signatories highlighting limited capacity for Muslim burial grounds

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September 10, 2021
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Muslim-run horse riding school brings together local community

Imran Atcha set up the school to encourage children to learn about them as part of their heritage

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September 11, 2021
Lifestyle

Muslim artist's work promotes unity and healing in Pittsburgh

The poster, Pittsburgh Builds Bridges is gaining popularity in Pittsburgh public spaces

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September 12, 2021
Lifestyle

Twenty years on from 9/11: a three day focus on The Review on Islam Channel

The Review: 9/11 special will be broadcast over three nights this weekend

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September 11, 2021
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Extreme views among pupils are on the rise according to a study by University of London

The report stated that schools across England lack the resources to combat extremist views

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September 8, 2021
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Newcastle mayor met with Islamophobic abuse by youths throwing fireworks at mosque

The Islamophobic attack on the mosque was carried out on Saturday evening during salat

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September 8, 2021
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ADL issues apology for opposing mosque at site of Ground Zero

The apology comes ahead of the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people

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September 8, 2021
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Muslims are a growing presence in US but are still viewed negatively

A study was conducted by the Pew Research Center, a nonpartisan fact-based think tank

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September 7, 2021
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Chipotle manager fired after taking off co-worker's hijab to see her hair

The manager of the US chain was fired and charges have been filed by CAIR

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September 3, 2021
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Zayn and Zayna - a new animated series coming to Islam Channel Kids

The animated series about family values starts on 6th September

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September 5, 2021
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Sadiq Khan backs proposal for Muslim war memorial in London

The planned Muslim monument will be the first of its kind in the UK

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September 2, 2021
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Nurses in Singapore can wear hijab at work from November

The announcement was made during the National Day Rally by Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong

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September 3, 2021
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A Muslim car salesman was awarded £3,000 for religious harassment

A tribunal found that his treatment violated his dignity as a Muslim man in the workplace

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August 31, 2021
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Cyclists given heroes' welcome after raising £50,000 for mosque

The money raised will go towards a new mosque in Blackburn

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August 31, 2021
Lifestyle

Who are the Taliban? Join the debate on Islam Channel

Aaqil Ahmed hosted a lively debate on The Review: Afghanistan Special

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August 28, 2021
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England Lionesses visit Muslimahs to encourage girls to play football

The Muslimah Sports Association were paid a visit to launch the new Nike hijab

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August 30, 2021
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Cyclists pedal for peace in war-torn Yemen

Cyclists aim to spread a message of peace in Yemen

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August 27, 2021
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Canadian police investigate mosque break-in near Toronto

This incident is the latest of a number of Islamophobic attacks in Canada

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August 26, 2021
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Teacher faces jail for running illegal Islamic private school

Nadia and her father were first convicted of running an unregistered school in September 2019

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August 29, 2021
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Disgust at 'Kabul Skydiving Club' t-shirts mocking Afghans falling from plane

TShirt At Low Price, the company behind the abhorrent t-shirts has been selling them online

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August 24, 2021
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Yemen currency clash deepens crisis in war-torn country

The riyal has different values in government controlled and Houthi parts of Yemen

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August 26, 2021
News

London Broncos sign up to Muslim athletes charter

The rugby league side are the first to sign up to the new charter launched in the summer

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August 26, 2021
Sport

Cricketer Azeem Rafiq accuses Yorkshire of ‘fudging’ apology

The cricketer reacted in response to a 10 month investigation into racism at his former club

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August 23, 2021
Sport

Cambridge Central Mosque picks up multiple awards from RIBA

The mosque won three awards for its design which was described by the jury as 'exemplary'

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August 21, 2021
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Blackburn Rovers commitment to welcoming Muslim fans

The Lancashire club have included prayer rooms for Muslims to encourage them to watch matches at Ewood Park

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August 24, 2021
Sport

Peaceophobia: a new Bradford play about Muslim men and cars

The play is set in a Bradford car park and tackles the subjects of Islam, faith and cars

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September 3, 2021
Lifestyle

Muslim cab driver loses case banning him from wearing shalwar kameez

The judge at the tribunal ruled against Ali as he was not an employee of the taxi firm

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August 19, 2021
News

Forest fires in northern Morocco now under control

Morocco was the latest Mediterranean country to be hit by forest fires

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August 19, 2021
News

Interview: Razan Alsous - from refugee to award winning cheesemaker

Razan spoke to Islam Channel to talk about her inspirational story

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August 17, 2021
Lifestyle

Canada launches investigation into discrimination against Muslim charities

A report probes into biased processes which led to Muslim charities' licences being revoked

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August 17, 2021
News

Death toll from Turkey's flash floods soars to 27

Floods occurred in the Black Sea region, just as 167 wildfires had been brought under control

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August 13, 2021
News

How the Premier League landscape has changed for Muslim football fans

Muslims are more engaged in football thanks to high-profile Muslim stars

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August 14, 2021
Sport

Lebanon facing new fuel crisis

Lebanon faces a new crisis with the withdrawal of fuel subsidies

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August 15, 2021
News

Muslim Girls Fence: a new sporting opportunity

A new collaboration between the charity Maslaha and British Fencing to encourage Muslim girls to try the sport

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August 16, 2021
Lifestyle

Wimbledon running club praised for bringing Muslimah community together

The South London running club was established to help more Muslimahs to keep fit

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August 12, 2021
Lifestyle

Australia moves into Islamic banking market worth A$250bn

Australia's growing Muslim population drives demand for Islamic banking services

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August 13, 2021
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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Hero’s welcome for Birmingham's Galal Yafai

The boxer who won a gold medal in Tokyo returned to a hero's welcome back home to Birmingham

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August 10, 2021
Sport

Interview: Abtaha Maqsood, cricket's hijabi role model

The hijabi bowler sat down for an interview with Islam Channel to talk about cricket and Islam

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August 9, 2021
Sport

Seven men found guilty of gunning down law student in Blackburn to serve 216 years

Aya Hachem was caught in the crossfire of a drive-by shooting between two feuding tyre companies

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August 6, 2021
News

Report shows sharp rise in Islamophobia in US & Canada

The report from American advocacy group, CAIR details Islamophobic incidents in 2021

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August 8, 2021
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Turkey's 167 wildfires are now under control according to officials

The wildfires which devastated Turkey are the worst the nation has seen in decades

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August 6, 2021
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SNP Health Secretary accuses nursery of discrimination for rejecting his daughter  based on her Muslim name

The SNP health secretary has filed a report against the nursery for not accepting his daughter

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August 5, 2021
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Severe floods cause death and destruction in Afghanistan

Flash flooding has caused death and destruction in a remote part of Afghanistan

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August 3, 2021
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Study points to Eat Out to Help Out scheme as risk factor in Muslim deaths

Professor Parvez Haris presented his dramatic findings of increased deaths amongst Bangladeshi and Pakistani communities

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August 3, 2021
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Wildfires rage along Turkey's coast

Turkish authorities defend their attempts to bring the fires under control

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July 31, 2021
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New York man charged with three Islamophobic attacks in five weeks

A 30-year old man has been arrested and charged with hate crimes in New York.

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July 30, 2021
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Crawley councillors vote against an Islamic School proposal by a single vote

The vote was tied at five votes each for and against which left a Conservative councillor with the deciding vote.

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August 1, 2021
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Abu Dhabi donor pledges $10m towards Christchurch Mosque rebuild

The Abu Dhabi based donors are known for funding buildings worldwide

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July 30, 2021
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How the ‘Salah effect’ reduced Islamophobia in Liverpool

A new report shows that positive exposure to Muslim celebrities can reduce Islamophobia

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July 29, 2021
Lifestyle

France passes Islamophobic anti-separatism bill

The new bill has been widely condemned by the Muslim community

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July 28, 2021
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UNESCO expresses "grave concerns" over changes to Istanbul's Hagia Sophia

Turkey rejects UNESCO's 'biased, unfair' concerns

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July 27, 2021
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Christchurch attack film on hold due to backlash from Muslims

A script leaked to the public has led to production of the film's being suspended

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July 26, 2021
News

Former Indonesian cleric helps small investors via social media

Small investors in Indonesia keep an eye on Mansur's stock tips via his social media channels

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July 27, 2021
Lifestyle

Trudeau vows: ‘No place in Canada for Islamophobia’

The Canadian government held a National Action Summit on Islamophobia

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July 25, 2021
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Defeat for Tommy Robinson in libel case brought by Syrian schoolboy

The EDL founder had made false claims about a Huddersfield school boy who was in fact the victim of bullying.

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July 23, 2021
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Female guards appointed in Makkah for the first time

This is the latest step in reforms for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

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July 25, 2021
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Mohamed Sbihi becomes first Muslim to carry Team GB flag at Olympics

The gold medal winning rower is to carry Union Jack at the opening ceremony of the Olympics

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July 22, 2021
Sport

Ben & Jerry's to stop selling ice cream in occupied Palestinian territories

Ice cream makers took the decision saying it is inconsistent with their values

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July 23, 2021
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Australian report shows 80% of Muslims have experienced discrimination

The report, entitled 'Sharing the Experiences of Australian Muslims', will be released this week

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July 25, 2021
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BBC's Jason Mohammad talks about being a role model for Muslims

The Welsh sports presenter made it in journalism the hard way

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July 21, 2021
Lifestyle

New report forecasts travel recovery by 2023

Global Muslim Travel Index 2021 details effects of Covid-19 on international travel

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July 18, 2021
Lifestyle

#TheThreeHijabis petition reaches over a million signatures 

The petition to kick racists out of football has reached over a million signatures 

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July 16, 2021
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FC Barcelona pulls out of friendly in Jerusalem

La Liga giants pull out of friendly in August under overwhelming pressure from Palestinians

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July 16, 2021
Sport

EU Court rules hijab can be banned at work

The court ruled that employers could ban religious garments if certain conditions are met

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July 15, 2021
News

Dr Abdul Muhsin Khan passes away at 97

Dr Abdul Muhsin Khan was the first person to translate the Quran into English

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July 15, 2021
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Oldham Councillor, Arooj Shah, targeted in arson attack

Shah was targeted in an arson attack in the early hours of Tuesday morning

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July 15, 2021
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Hijabs on sale for the first time at major US retailer

Henna and Hijabs have their garments retailing at $45 at 16 Nordstrom stores across America

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July 14, 2021
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Gary Neville slams Boris Johnson for 'promoting racism'

The football pundit spoke in response to Boris Johnson's tweet

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July 13, 2021
News

‘Terrorism has no religion’: hard-hitting video released

British filmmaker, Rizwan Wadan, uses his skills to change perceptions of Muslims

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July 13, 2021
News

Tasmania fundraises for new mosque for growing Muslim population

The island state only has one mosque, situated in Hobart

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July 12, 2021
Lifestyle

With England reaching the Euro 2020 final, here's why we support Southgate's England

Gareth Southgate and his team have made it easier for minorities to openly support England.

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July 11, 2021
Lifestyle

A video of Muslim students celebrating England's winning goal goes viral

Students from an Islamic school in Blackburn celebrates Harry Kane's goal against Denmark

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July 10, 2021
Viral

Legendary Bollywood actor Yusuf Khan dies at 98

Better known by his stage name Dilip Kumar, he was laid to rest on Wednesday

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July 10, 2021
News

Announcement: 11th July 2021 will be 1st day of Dhul Hijjah 1442 AH

Islam Channel has the pleasure of announcing that the crescent moon has not been sighted

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July 9, 2021
News

The tech companies providing virtual Hajj experiences

Digital solutions are on offer for Muslims unable to make Hajj during the pandemic

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July 11, 2021
Lifestyle

Tennis star Ons Jabeur talks about her rise to fame

Tunisian tennis star became the first first Arab and North African woman to compete in a Wimbledon quarter-final

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July 9, 2021
Sport

Mosque in Spain vandalised in latest spate of Islamophobic attacks

A mosque was attacked in the Spanish region of Murcia

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July 9, 2021
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Trevor Phillips reinstated into Labour Party despite Islamophobic comments

The anti-racism campaigner was temporarily suspended from the Labour Party in March 2020

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July 9, 2021
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France investigates claims of forced labour of Uyghurs by fashion brands

Fashion brands face investigation over forced China labour claims

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July 7, 2021
News

What is the importance of Dhul Hijjah?

What is the significance of 'the best 10 days' in the Islamic calendar

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July 9, 2021
Lifestyle

What is Qurbani?

The significance of sacrificing an animal for Eid al-Adha

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July 9, 2021
Lifestyle

Making golf halal - the Muslim Golf Association

The Muslim Golf Association is tackling the lack of diversity in the elite sport

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July 6, 2021
Lifestyle

Hindu calligrapher's art is in over 200 Indian mosques

Over a 30-year career Anil Kumar Chowhan has painted in over 200 mosques in India

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July 6, 2021
Lifestyle

Muslim institute vandalised with anti-Muslim slurs in France

The incident is the latest in Islamophobic attacks in France

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July 5, 2021
News

Labour's Kim Leadbeater wins Batley and Spen by-election

Sister of murdered MP Jo Cox wins by 323 votes ahead of her Conservative opponent

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July 2, 2021
News

Wishing you a peaceful, happy & healthy Eid al-Adha

Eid al-Adha falls on Tuesday 20th July 2021

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July 19, 2021
Lifestyle

New report highlights discrimination against India's Muslims

A new survey shows Muslims face discrimination in India

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July 3, 2021
News

When is Hajj 2021?

Hajj is expected to take place from 17th to 22nd July 2021

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July 6, 2021
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11-year-old referred to Prevent after teacher mistook ‘alms’ for ‘arms’

A teacher referred a child to Prevent, who said he would ‘give alms to the oppressed’

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June 29, 2021
News

Report shows rise in Islamophobia in Scotland

A new report details a sharp rise in Islamophobic cases in Scottish society

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June 30, 2021
News

Canadian sisters victims of violent Islamophobic attack

Muslim sisters were brutally attacked in Edmonton, Alberta

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June 29, 2021
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UEFA to stop putting alcohol in front of Muslim players

The new measure is welcomed following Pogba's removal of alcohol from a recent press conference

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June 25, 2021
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Keir Starmer: 'We will not take Muslim vote for granted'

The Labour leader writes an open letter to the Muslim community a week before a by-election

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June 26, 2021
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Muslim designer discusses launch of wheelchair-friendly fashion range

Faduma Farah speaks to living the life about her new wheelchair-friendly collection

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June 24, 2021
Lifestyle

Batley & Spen by-election: will ‘the Muslim vote’ decide?

Voters will head to the polls on July 1 to choose their next MP

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June 24, 2021
News

Muslims under-represented in European parliaments

A study shows political representation of Muslim minorities varies significantly across 26 European countries

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June 23, 2021
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