Man wrote offensive graffiti inside mosque in Birmingham A man who wrote offensive graffiti inside a Shia mosque and caused damage at a temple has been sentenced. First Online Islamic investment service for Muslims in Britain New York-based Wahed Invest has launched an automated investment service in Britain to tap into Muslim investors seeking religiously permissible investments, the sharia compliant robo-advisor said on Monday. Eid al-Adha ۲۰۱۸: Preparations begin for the Islamic holiday, in pictures also called the "Festival of Sacrifice", is the second of two Islamic holidays celebrated worldwide each year. It honors the willingness of Ibrahim to sacrifice his son as an act of obedience to God’s command. Before he could sacrifice his son, God provided a ram to sacrifice instead. Stockholm Islamic center to host recitation of Arafah supplication The Imam Ali (AS) Islamic Center in Stockholm, Sweden, will host a program on Tuesday in which the Arafah Supplication is recited. Al-Nujaba Movement: US wants a weak state in Iraq Spokesman for the Islamic resistance movement al-Nujaba said that the United States wants a weak state in Iraq and its forces to remain in this country. Brazil, world’s top exporter of halal meat Up to ۲ million Muslims were set to perform the annual Hajj pilgrimage Sunday to the sacred city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia, the world's biggest importer of halal meat. When they arrive, there's a good chance they'll be eating food from South America. Imam Ali’s (AS) sayings published in Georgian The Iranian Cultural Center in Tbilisi, capital of Georgia, has published a book of short sayings of Imam Ali (AS) in the Georgian language. Abuja to host Islam-Christianity dialogue Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, will play host to an Islam-Christianity dialogue later this month. Ceremony to replace holy Kaaba’s covering held in Mecca ahead of eid A ceremony to replace the Holy Kaaba’s covering, known as the Kiswa, with a new one began in Mecca on Sunday, ahead of Eid al-Adha. FM Zarif: US addicted to sanctions, bullying Iran's European partners Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the United States is suffering from the disease of addiction to imposing sanctions on Iran. Leader assigns new IDO chief Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei appointed Hojat-ol-Islam Mohammad Qomi as the head of the Islamic Development Organization. Locals: ۱۹ dead in Boko Haram raid on Nigerian village At least ۱۹ people have been killed in a raid by Takfiri Boko Haram militants on a village in northwestern Nigeria, locals say. Imam Khamenei's message to the Pilgrims of Hajj ۲۰۱۸ Ayatollah Khamenei issues a message for the Hajj pilgrims. ہندوستان میں وہابیوں کی اسلام مخالف سرگرمیاں آل سعود کی مالی امداد سے انجام پاتی ہیں حوزہ / حجت الاسلام و المسلمین سید کلب جواد نقوی نےمسلمانوں کے خلاف وہابیوں کی سرگرمیوں کی طرف اشارہ کرتے ہوئے کہا: وہابیوں کے تمام اخراجات سعودی برداشت کرتے ہیں۔ Palestinians receive ۱۰ tonnes of letters Israel withheld for ۸ years Palestinian people living in the Israeli-occupied West Bank are set to receive a special delivery of some ۱۰.۵ tonnes of letters and postal packages that the Tel Aviv regime had kept for up to eight years. More than two million Muslims begin Hajj pilgrimage More than two million Muslims from around the globe have converged in the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia to start this year’s Hajj pilgrimage. Expert: US using Daesh threat to remain in Iraq The United States seeks to keep the Daesh terrorist group as a “viable threat” in order to maintain its military presence in Iraq, says an expert. Instable civilisation d’occidentale est confronté à des problèmes économiques et de crise Hawzah/ le directeur général de l’agence de presse de Hawzah a déclaré : aujourd’hui l’Amérique comme le plus important adversaire de la civilisation Islamique, est confronté à des différentes crises que le plus important parmi eux est l’identité des droits de l’Homme. Halal Bubs: Baby food business in Australia is booming Halal has been a hotly debated topic in Australia’s national discourse but with ۶۰۴,۰۰۰ Muslims living across the nation, it’s clear that demand for nutritious Halal baby food is soaring. Abbas: Keep ground aflame with popular resistance Mahmoud Abbas has called on Palestinians to intensify their "popular resistance" against the Israeli occupation, using a markedly strong language rarely heard from him. ​۵ Thousand Imams are active in Isfahan/ People should turn to “Mosque therapy” According to Hujjat al-Islam Salehian, If people turn to the "mosque therapy" in real life, many of their problems will be solved and the mosque will be the fastest remedy in the shortest possible time.” Islam n'est pas une religion de fanatisme et de la discrimination Hawzah/ représentant du peuple du Kurdistan à l'assemblée des experts d’Iran a dit : les savants musulmans sont le symbole de l'unité et de la fraternité et Islam n'est pas une religion de fanatisme et de la discrimination et elle a de programme pour toutes les dimensions de la vie d’Homme et des autres créatures. آج علماء کرام باعزت اور سربلند ہیں حوزہ / ایران کے نامور عالم دین اور شیعہ مرجع تقلید نے کہا: آج علماء کرام باعزت اور طاقتور ہیں۔اس کی قدر جاننی چاہئے اور اس سے دین اور مکتبِ اہلبیتؑ کی ترقی و پیشرفت میں استفادہ کرنا چاہئے۔ Muslim driver in India found dead, row over his cremation The family of Indian Muslim victim has vented their anger at the police for "their callous attitude" for cremating a Muslim. Swedish Muslim woman gets hundreds of threats after winning discrimination case Muslim woman in Sweden on Saturday said she has received hundreds of threats and sexually explicit abusive messages after a local court ruled in her favor in a discrimination case. Israeli colonists uproot ۷۰ olive saplings near Ramallah Illegal Israeli paramilitary colonizers uprooted, Saturday, dozens of Palestinian olive saplings, and cut trees, in Ras Karkar village, west of the central West Bank city of Ramallah. 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. 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. 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. Autisme au point du vue d’un savant Chiite Hawzah/aujourd'hui, malheureusement, nous nous sommes éloignés des ordres religieux dans des nombreuses questions importantes de la vie comme par exemple la nutrition, mariage, mode de vie et des autres domaines, que cette question elle-même est vraiment efficace dans l'apparition des nombreuses maladies et problèmes de la vie humaine. 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. مسلمانوں کے انحراف کا سبب دین کی پیروی نہ کرنا ہے حوزہ / آج سات آٹھ ملین آبادی والے ملک اسرائیل نے دو سو ملین عربوں کو گرفتار کر رکھا ہے۔وہ ہٹ دھرمی کرتا ہے کیونکہ ہم مسلمان قرآن کریم سے جدا ہو گئے ہیں اگر قرآن کریم سے جدا اور دور ہو جائیں گے تو یہ ذلت ہے۔ 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. لکھنؤ کے امام جمعہ کی آیت اللہ صافی گلپائیگانی سے ملاقات حوزہ / علماء ہندوستان کونسل کے سربراہ نے آیت اللہ صافی گلپائیگانی سے ملاقات کی ہے 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. La question d’Imamat d’Ali Ibn Abi Talib est aussi clair que le jour Hawzah/ Hodjatoleslam Hosseini ghazvini a dit : au cours de ces ۱۴ siècles, certaines personnes ont fait de leur mieux pour que les vertus d'Ali (as) ne soient pas relevées mais nous voyons bien que ces vertus sont aussi pleines dans les livres et les sources sunnites. 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.' “Virtue Messengers” conference in holy shrine of Hazrat Fatemeh Masoumeh (A.S) Director general of public relations and advertising of the holy shrine of Ahlul bayt (A.S) announced starting the conference "Virtue Messengers" along with "dust clearing" ritual in holy shrine in the presence of the media in the shrine of Hazrat Fatemeh Masoumeh (A.S). 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. Le massacre des musulmans au Yémen doit être terminé Hawzah/ Pir Masoum Hossein Naghavi, en réaction au dernier massacre de l’innocent peuple yéménite par le régime d’Arabie saoudite a dit : les dirigeants de l’Arabie saoudite seront bientôt regrettés de leur action et il vaut mieux mettre fin au massacre des opprimés et des musulmans yéménites. طالب علم کسی بھی معاشرے کا مستقبل اور ریڑھ کی ہڈی کی حیثیت رکھتا ہے حوزہ/حجت الاسلام والمسلمین سید ساجد علی نقوی کا مزید کہنا تھا کہ طالب علم کسی بھی معاشرے کا مستقبل اور ریڑھ کی ہڈی کی حیثیت رکھتا ہے،۔ قوم کی ترقی کا انحصار نوجوان نسل سے وابستہ ہے۔ 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. Prominent Egyptian Qari passes away Sheikh Mahmoud Ismail Sharif, a renowned Egyptian Quran reciter, died at the age of ۷۵. Indonesian Family on ۱۳,۰۰۰ km Cycling Trip to Makkah The idea of performing umrah and hajj on bicycles came to father of the family after having a dream. Italian craftsman gifts painting to mosque in Germany Sarafino Pagetti says people at mosque have always treated him 'like a brother' Ilhan Omar wins primary, gets closer to Congress Hijabi candidate will go head-to-head with Republican nominee Jennifer Zielinski in November. Suspected killer of imam 'not previously deported from Bahrain' Police have denied reports that Suspected killer of butchering Bahraini imam in Muharraq had previously been deported from Bahrain. Police arrest Westminster crash attacker on terrorism suspicions Investigators have revealed details about the man behind Tuesday's car crash that targeted the British Parliament, saying he in being questioned on suspicion of terrorism. ۴۸ killed in bomb explosion in Shia neighborhood of Afghan capital Nearly ۵۰ people have been killed in a bomb attack in front of an educational center in a mainly Shia Muslim area of western Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. Football coach may lose job for pushing young athletes during prayer A football coach from a local sports academy in Kazakhstan faces losing his job after he was caught on camera pushing young athletes during the traditional Muslim prayer of Namaz. Australia gets first Muslim female senator Mehreen Faruqi slams right-wing senator Fraser Anning for urging an immediate halt to Muslim immigration into Australia Non-Arab teenage girls who can recite Quran perfectly Surrounded by girls almost twice her age, Hanan Saleem, ۷, recites the Quran flawlessly. Rouhani: US to blame for burning bridges with Iran Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has once again dismissed Washington’s offer of talks, which followed its unilateral withdrawal from the ۲۰۱۵ nuclear deal, saying the US, itself, burned its bridges for negotiations with Tehran. Iran condemns terrorist operation in Jordan Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi condemned the terrorist operation in Jordan which claimed the lives of ۴ and injured ۱۸ more. Bomb blast kills ۲, injures ۶ in Baghdad Explosion of a bomb in Baghdad market in Sadr District claimed the lives of ۲ and injured ۶ more on Tuesday night, Reuters quoted Iraqi police as saying. Kidnapped Iranian soldier released Iran Border Guards Commander said that the Iranian soldier Saeed Barati who had been kidnapped by terrorists in Mirjaveh Border was released. Israeli security forces arrest another Palestinian journalist The Israeli general security service continued its campaign against Palestinian journalists in the Occupied Territories with the detention on Wednesday of yet another Palestinian journalist, according to reports ​Seminary students should be equipped with modern sciences New year students and professors of School of "Ambassadors Guidance Khatam-Al Anbia (pbuh)" in Sanandaj met with representatives of the supreme leader in Kurdistan province. Australian politicians condemn call to ban Muslim migration Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and all major political parties on Wednesday condemned a speech by a minor senator who used the term “final solution” in calling for a revival of a "White Australia" restrictive immigration policy. Les raisons de la déviation des musulmans est de ne pas suivre la religion Hawzah/ au nos jour actuel, Israël avec presque huit million d'habitants à capturé environ deux cent millions d'arabes et il dit ses mots par la force, pourquoi? Parce que nous les musulmans on a prisent une longue distance avec le Coran et si nous nous séparons de Coran ceci est un hommage pour la communauté Islamique. وحدت، امت ِ اسلامی کا تشخص ہے حوزہ / تقریب مذاہب اسلامی ورلڈ اسمبلی کے جنرل سیکرٹری آیت اللہ محسن اراکی نے کہا: وحدت، امت اسلامی کا تشخص ہے لہذا اس موضوع پر خصوصی توجہ ہونی چاہئے۔ Nasrallah: US, Israel too weak to wage new wars Secretary General of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, says the US and Israel are too weak to wage a new war like their previous wars. Pundit: US picks fights with absolutely everybody The United States has adopted a strategy of fighting with every country in the world, while it is not so powerful to go on with the policy, says a commentator. Ayat. Araki: Identity of Islamic Ummah dependent on unity The issue of unity of the Islamic society is not a strategy nor is it a tactic, rather it is based on religious sources and identity of the Islamic Ummah, said the secretary general of World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought(WFPIST). Group of Iran Christians slam US 'interventionism,' wars Iran's Assyro-Chaldean churches have censured US officials' "interventionist" claims about the situation of religious minorities in the Islamic Republic, calling on Washington to be concerned about its own poor human rights record at home and abroad instead of shedding "crocodile tears" for others. Report: Saudi dissident preacher dies 'after torture' in prison A political dissident and Muslim preacher in Saudi Arabia has reportedly died as a result of torture while in regime custody as a crackdown led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman against Muslim preachers and intellectuals widens in the conservative oil-rich kingdom. ۸۰ cars torched in Sweden vandals attacks Up to ۸۰ cars were set on fire overnight across western Sweden by masked vandals, police said, in what they suspect was a coordinated attack weeks before a general election. Islamophobia is driving anti-refugee sentiment in Korea The arrival of ۵۵۰-plus Yemeni asylum seekers on South Korea's Jeju island has sparked protests in Seoul and online. "This fake news about Islam is very provocative. They are saying Muslims are terrorists, sexually abuse and harass people and all this is being shared very openly on social media." Trade show estimates ۱۵۵ million Muslim travelers by ۲۰۲۰ According to report about ۱۵۵ million Muslims would be traveling around the globe by ۲۰۲۰, a growth of nearly ۳۰ percent since ۲۰۱۶. Welsh Ukip leader says Burkas are “part of an alien culture” The new leader of Ukip in the Welsh Assembly has stood by his remarks that the burka is “part of an alien culture” and “not in any way part of the organic nature of British society”. Israeli army attacked and abduct a Palestinian woman in Al-Aqsa Mosque Israeli army attacked and abducted, on Monday evening, a Palestinian woman from the courtyards of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, in occupied Jerusalem. Iran criticizes int'l bodies approach to human rights Iranian judiciary chief on Monday criticized the international bodies double standard approach to human rights. ‘Imam Ali (AS), voice of human Justice’ seminar planned in Sweden A book titled “Imam Ali (AS); The Voice of Human Justice” by George Jordac, a Christian author, will be the theme of a seminar to be held at the Imam Ali (AS) Islamic Center in Stockholm, Sweden. At least ۱۰۰ Afghan forces killed in battle with Taliban in Ghazni Four days of fierce fighting between Afghan forces and Taliban militants over the embattled provincial capital of Ghazni have claimed the lives of about ۱۰۰ policemen and soldiers, as well as at least ۲۰ civilians. Iraqi commander pays tribute to Imam Khomeini Iraq's border guard’s commander paid tribute to the late founder of Iran's Islamic Revolution on Monday. UK Muslim Council warns May against ‘whitewashing’ Johnson’s burqa remarks The Muslim Council of Britain has warned the government of Prime Minister Theresa May against “whitewashing” former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson’s offensive remarks against Muslim women. Palestinian man succumbs to Israeli gunfire wounds sustained in Gaza rally A Palestinian man, who had been critically wounded by Israeli army gunfire during anti-occupation protests along the border between the besieged Gaza Strip and the Israeli-occupied territories nearly four months ago, has died of his injuries. Leader: No negotiations with cheating, bullying US Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the Islamic Republic will not enter into new negotiations with the United States due to cheating and bullying nature of its government. Picnic brings together Christians, Jews, Muslims Jews, Muslims and Christians gathered by Tri-Faith Initiative that has brought them together: fostering mutual understanding, respect and friendship. More than ۵۰۰ attended, according to an organizer’s estimate. Syrian teenager hailed hero for rescuing baby Khaled was driving past an apartment building with his father when they saw the child wearing only a diaper squeezed through a second-story window and wandered out onto the rooftop. Insults against Muslim women spike in wake of Boris Johnson comments Tell Mama has recorded a rise in verbal attacks on women wearing the niqab face veil since Mr Johnson’s remarks were published. Quranic circles held for Hajj Pilgrims in Medina Some ۸۶۰۰۰ Hajj pilgrims attended ۲۴۵ Quranic circles held in the past few weeks at different halls of the Nabawi Mosque (The Prophet's Mosque) in the holy city of Medina. Ummah group holds religious programs in English The Ummah Group, is a religious group that organizes religious speeches in English here in the Iranian capital. Egypt's police kill ۱۲ suspected terrorists in northern Sinai: Ministry Egyptian police forces have killed ۱۲ suspected members of a terror outfit affiliated to the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group in the north of the Sinai Peninsula during an intense gunfight in the region, the interior ministry says. Israeli troop attacks anti-occupation activist An Israeli soldier attacking an activist from the left-wing anti-occupation Ta'ayush organization in the occupied West Bank. EU calls on Saudis to clarify women rights activists' detentions The EU has called on Saudi Arabia to clarify on the circumstances concerning the detentions of women rights activists. Iran Leader agrees to special courts on financial crimes Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has agreed to a request by Iran's judiciary chief to set up special courts to swiftly deal with financial crimes. Muslim charity hosts backpack drives in Oklahoma More than ۵۰,۰۰۰ kids around the country are going back to school with brand new backpacks and school supplies thanks to a national organization. Unearthing history of Islam in New York Katherine Merriman has been working to unearth the centuries-old history of Islam in New York, through her Muslim history tour in the metropolitan city. L'école chiisme est basée sur la logique et l’intelligence Hawzah/ chef du centre jurisprudentiel des imams immaculés a dit (as) : nous avons une école qui est raisonnable et basée sur la sagesse et s'éloigner de l'Imamat est égal à s'éloigner de l’intelligence et de la rationalité et avec Imamat, tout ce dont l'humanité a besoin peut être trouvé et résolu. Denmark mulls adding jail terms to face veil ban Denmark has been discussing adding jail terms to a controversial ban on the wearing of face veils in public that came into force on Aug. ۱. مذہبی روحانیت کا فقدان دوسرے ادیان و مذاہب کے پیروکاروں کے ساتھ اچھے تعلقات کے خاتمے کا سبب بنتا ہے حوزہ/ ایران میں رہبر کا انتخاب کرنے والی سپریم کونسل کے رکن نے کہا ہے کہ بعض لوگ مذاہب و ادیان کے درمیان پائی جانے والے مشترکہ چیزوں کے حوالے سے شکوک و شبہات پیدا کرتے اور تعصب کا مظاہرہ کرتے ہیں۔ Daesh Takfiri terrorists murder ۵ members of Iraqi family serving in Hashd al-Sha’abi Daesh Takfiri terrorists have killed five members of a family at a checkpoint in Iraq’s north-central province of Salahuddin as army troopers, backed by pro-government fighters from the Popular Mobilization Units, are trying to flush the last remnants of the extremist outfit out of the crisis-hit Arab country. Egyptian teacher translates Quran into sign language An Egyptian teacher and entrepreneur has translated the Quran into Arabic sign language to help the hearing-impaired. UN : One million Muslim Uighurs held in secret China camps More than one million Uighur Muslims are estimated to be in detention in "counter-extremism centers" in China's far west, the vice chairperson of a United Nations anti-discrimination committee said, citing credible reports. Gap Ad featuring Hijab receives mixed reactions US clothing retailer Gap’s advertising campaign for its back to school fashion line has drawn widespread criticism for including a girl wearing hijab. Iran’s IRGC disbands terror team on Iraq border, kills ۱۱ members Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says it has disbanded a team of terrorists on the country’s border with Iraq, killing ۱۱ of its members. Taliban, Afghan govt. claim embattled Ghazni city The Taliban and Afghan government forces have both claimed to have taken control of the country’s eastern city of Ghazni following fierce fighting. Israeli minister urges assassination of Hamas leaders Israeli culture and sport minister has called for the assassination of the leaders of Hamas Palestinian resistance movement, stressing that Israel should reinstate its policy of targeted assassinations. Zarif: Iran, US officials won't meet on sidelines of UNGA meeting Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has rejected media reports of a possible meeting between Iranian and American officials on the sidelines of the upcoming UN General Assembly meeting.