Friday, February 22, 2019
Mosque gets RM۳۵,۰۰۰ grant for upgrade in Malaysia
The grant of about RM۳۵,۰۰۰ was channeled from the Malaysia MP's office to the mosque's committee to install new floor tiles at the covered outdoor prayer area. "They are hoping to be able to use the Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) reserve land behind the mosque as additional parking space, especially on busy days such as Fridays."
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Ten Palestinian injured as Israeli forces raid al-Aqsa Mosque
Nearly a dozen Palestinians have been injured after Israeli military forces attacked worshipers entering al-Aqsa Mosque in the occupied Old City of Jerusalem al-Quds. The sources added that ۱۵ other Palestinians were arrested.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Turkey's biggest mosque complex counts down to opening
Çamlıca Mosque is set to open in a month with construction that began almost six years ago winding down. Once completed, it will be the biggest mosque in Turkey according to the association that funded it. An opening date was set for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan in ۲۰۱۸ but it was delayed.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
This modern concrete mosque in Australia is an architectural work of art
Australian architecture firm Candalepas Associates has completed 'Punchbowl Mosque', a concrete masterpiece located in Sydney's southwest; a project ۲۰ years in the making. The mosque's extraordinary design has been compared to Brutalism, in particular because of its use of raw concrete as the primary material.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Muslim charity could win UK national award for second year in a row
A global Muslim relief charity is up for a national award for the second year in a row. "The principal aims and objectives of the charity are the relief of poverty and sickness anywhere in the world.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Israeli troops abduct an Imam of a Mosque in Jerusalem
Israeli soldiers abducted the Imam of Beit Hanina Mosque, as he was in Bab al-‘Amoud area.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Israeli police shut Jerusalem's Aqsa Mosque
Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld, for his part, confirmed reopening the holy site after arresting five people.
Monday, February 18, 2019
Peterborough mosque’s delight as plans for new teaching facility approved
A new teaching facility at a city mosque has been given the go ahead after a four year struggle, with the next task to raise more than £۱ million to get it built.
Monday, February 18, 2019
Muslim women can rent 'wagara' hijabs to match kimonos in Japan
Kyoto is particularly rich with opportunities to rent kimonos, and rental shops catering to tourists continue to open around the city.
Monday, February 18, 2019
Israeli settler violence has risen against Palestinians: UN
The United Nations (UN) says acts of violence and vandalism committed by Israeli settlers against Palestinians and their property have risen since the beginning of the year ۲۰۱۹. "About ۴۲۵ trees and ۱۴ vehicles were vandalized, and one Palestinian was injured, in attacks during the recording period".
Sunday, February 17, 2019