US Muslims Launch Anti-Extremism Program

US Muslims Launch Anti-Extremism Program

A leading Muslim civil rights group has launched a new program to help US mosques identify potential extremists to offer religious and social counseling instead of shutting troublemakers.

 
CAR Muslims Face Rwanda-like Genocide

CAR Muslims Face Rwanda-like Genocide

Long months after violence ripped Central African Republic, a former Seleka general has warned that the country was turning to a new Rwanda for the Muslim minority, accusing French and African troops ...

 
French Tours the World to Defend Islam

French Tours the World to Defend Islam

Combating misconceptions about Islam, a French Muslims globe trotter has started a five-year-tour form the Far East to his home country to capture a film series that aims to show the true-face of Islam....

 
Terrorism’s defeat counted as victory for Lebanon

Terrorism’s defeat counted as victory for Lebanon

“Defeat of terroristic groups in Qalamoun is counted as a victory for Lebanon,” said the Head deputy of Hezbollah Executive Council.

 
Syria should stand agaisnt the sedition

Syria should stand agaisnt the sedition

One of the prominent Syrian Muftis demanded Muslims in Syria to stand against any sedative measures and moves.

 
Iran Condemns Bombings in Nigeria

Iran Condemns Bombings in Nigeria

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham on Tuesday strongly condemned the recent bombings in the Nigerian capital of Abuja.

 
FM terms Iran reliable partner for Persian Gulf States

FM terms Iran reliable partner for Persian Gulf States

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif once again underlined Tehran's resolve to expand relations with its neighboring countries, specially the Persian Gulf states, saying Iran is a reliable partner ...

 
Saudi Intelligence Chief Sacked by King

Saudi Intelligence Chief Sacked by King

Saudi Intelligence Chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan was forced by the country's King, Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, to tender his resignation months after he was suspended and sent out of the country ...

 
‘US will not torpedo N-talks with Iran’

‘US will not torpedo N-talks with Iran’

A political analyst warns against the serious repercussions of blocking a landmark deal between Iran and the six major powers on Tehran’s nuclear energy program, saying Washington will not torpedo the ...

 
Iran nuclear accord to benefit entire region

Iran nuclear accord to benefit entire region

Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says a widely-expected final nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers will benefit the entire Middle East region.

 
 
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Saudi Arabia: The US President’s Futile Trip

55Following Obama’s visit to Saudi Arabia, media in the West was of the opinion that Russia will now change its line in negotiations with the United States on Ukraine.

My Daughter Is a Muslim

55"My daughter has two names: Nele, the name chosen by me and her father, and Nawal, the name chosen by herself when she entered Islam.

Finnish Muslims Want Police Hijab

55STOCKHOLM – Seeing her dream of joining police shattered over her hijab, a Finnish Muslim has urged the government to allow Islamic headscarf in police uniform to encourage integration of the minority in the society.

Charity Spreads Islam Awareness in UK

55With events organized across British cities and universities, organizers of Islam Awareness Week, launched earlier in March, hope to spark insight and understanding of Muslim efforts to alleviate suffering in the society and present a true image of their faith.

LOST IN AIR

55I’ve known the anxiety of being completely lost, flying, at night. It can be extreme. You’re travelling at close to five hundred miles an hour, and every minute that goes by takes you further into being lost unless you get help from ground radar somewhere or somehow figure out the error....

 
Arab World to Enjoy Nima Poems

55A selection of poems by the late contemporary poet Nima Yushij has been rendered into Arabic and will be released in Arab countries.

Author Younan’s minimalist stories released

55Iranian author Rasoul Younan has released his latest book—a collection of minimalist stories titled ‘Damn You, Pick Up the Phone! ‘.

ICFI to Represent Iran in Paris during Nowruz

55Iran’s Cultural Fairs Institute(ICFI) will represent the Islamic Republic of Iran at Paris and Bologna Book Fairs during Nowruz.

“Muslim American Women On Campus”

55“Muslim American Women On Campus, Undergraduate Social Life and Identity” Author: Shabana Mir Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press Language: English

Iran book wins at German competition

55An Iranian Novel Hello Stone has garnered the award of "the best designed books from all over the world" at the 2014 competition of Leipzig Book fair.

 
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Islamic Finance Thrives in Kenya

55From humble beginnings, the Islamic financial institutions have been growing rapidly over the past years, attracting increasing attention and interest from both Muslims and non-Muslims, many of whom are being exposed to its principles and practice for the first time.

Conflict Rips Social Life in Kashmir .

55Twenty four years of turmoil have done a bad effect on the social life of Kashmiri Muslims, where matrimonial disputes are ripping the lives of an increasing number of families, reaching a maximum number of divorce cases in the India administered district. “Conflict has badly affected the matrimonial ...

Nigeria’s ‘Soft Power’ Tackles Boko Haram

55Changing unsuccessful five-year military approach, Nigeria’s decision to use ‘soft power’ to tack Boko Haram insurgency has won plaudits, seen as recognition that military alone would not end the bloodshed. “I think the administration has really woken up to the fact that they ...

Birmingham Mosque Rejects Gays Debate

55Defending his mosque’s decision to censor a question about gay Muslims, the chairman of Birmingham Central Mosque, one of Europe's largest, has asserted that homosexuality is not accepted in Islam, same as other social illnesses caused by human weaknesses. "There are people with homosexual ...

Syria: Unknown role of Kuwait’s Salafis in Syria

55Al-Akhbar: Kuwaiti Salafis have played a central role in supporting armed groups in Syria. They have established support entities, and most of them do their work in public and are highly organized. Major credit goes to unofficial Kuwaiti money in arming a number of the biggest armed groups in Syria ...