Sunday, August 19, 2018
Qatar accuses Saudi Arabia of barring Hajj pilgrims
Qatar has accused Saudi Arabia of barring its citizens from performing this year’s Hajj pilgrimage amid a year-long boycott of Doha by a Saudi-led bloc of four Arab nations.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Muslim couple denied Swiss citizenship over handshake refusal
The Swiss city of Lausanne blocked a Muslim couple's bid to become Swiss nationals over their refusal to shake hands with members of the opposite sex.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
United Bank UK hosts Islamic banking seminar
United Bank UK held an Islamic banking seminar to raise awareness of Islamic banking alternatives available for the community.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Imam in India detained for holding prayer sans permit
Imam and landlord of a private land in Gurugram, India detained for allegedly holding the prayer without prior permission from authorities. Both later let off by police. The police spokesperson said that prayer or namaz could be held only at places designated by the local administration.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Kaduna state sponsors hate speech campaigns against Shia Muslims
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has accused Kaduna state government of Elrufa’i of sponsoring hate speech campaigns against it, with the public presentation of a Book early in the week at Arewa House, Kaduna, during which Shias were called infidels by the organizers of the event.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Israeli police close all gates of Al-Aqsa Mosque
Israeli police dispersed dozens of Palestinians protesting the closure of all the gates of Al-Aqsa Mosque in the Old City of Jerusalem Al-Quds after an attempted knife attack.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
The ۱۱th annual World Religions Conference is returning to Yellowknife
Last year's theme was building bridges, and this year's theme is 'Fundamentals of establishing lasting peace.'
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Israel to build ۲۰,۰۰۰ new settler units in occupied Quds
The Israeli authorities have approved plans to construct ۲۰,۰۰۰ new settler units in the occupied Jerusalem al-Quds, once again defying international calls for the regime to stop its settlement activities in Palestinian lands.
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Rights group: Israel whitewashing deadly ۲۰۱۴ attack on Gaza
A leading human rights group has accused Israel of ignoring and covering up criminal activity in its investigations after the Tel Aviv regime clears its troops of any wrongdoing in an attack that claimed the lives of scores of Palestinians during the devastating ۲۰۱۴ Gaza war.
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Prominent Egyptian Qari passes away
Sheikh Mahmoud Ismail Sharif, a renowned Egyptian Quran reciter, died at the age of ۷۵.
Thursday, August 16, 2018