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With their homeland devastated, a nomadic indigenous tribe in Indonesia is struggling to survive. Some of its members are converting to Islam for survival. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Watch CGTN Live: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2-Aq… Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvn… Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/de… Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalT… […]
PATERSON — Huda Shalabi cracked her first case at just 10 years old. A marble cutting machine had been stolen from her family’s backyard and police, citing a lack of witnesses and video footage, could not help. So Shalabi thought she’d try. She remembered where the machine was last seen and that her father had […]
Rock Hill’s Muslims have received city approval for a cemetery on Blackmon Street in Rock Hill. An attempt to put a cemetery on a different site in 2015 failed because of zoning restrictions and neighbors who did not want zoning changes for a Muslim cemetery but city officials say the new site is zoned for […]
Knoxville, Tenn. (WVLT)– It’s a clash between cultures, a war with words, and a clear divide in America. William Coley, founder of Muslims for Liberty, said, “Every generation has their scapegoat, and this generation–it’s the Muslim’s turn.” Coley, a Muslim man from Knoxville, said he’s disappointed at the way Americans treated each other at a […]
Abu Dhabi: Members of an Indian church in Al Ain cherish the gratitude expressed by more than 200 Muslim workers who had the rare opportunity of offering the Maghrib prayer inside the church last Friday. “All of them said that it was the first time they had offered prayers in another religious shrine. They said […]
Amicia Ramsey Muslims across the nation are fasting daily as part of the ‘holy month’ of Ramadan. Many local Muslims are depriving their body of food but are paying it forward by doing good deeds for others. Newscenter 11 spoke to some local Muslims who are giving back by feeding the homeless in Meridian. This […]
(WXYZ) – It was a heartbreaking weekend for some metro Detroit families after Immigration Custom Enforcement detained several dozen people in the Chaldean and Muslim communities. The residents lived in cities across metro Detroit including Sterling Heights, Troy, West Bloomfield, Orchard Lake, Southfield and Dearborn. Jeremiah Suleiman and dozens of other Chaldean families believe if […]
Every year, thousands of British people convert to Islam. The total number’s well over 100,000. For many new Muslims, the month of Ramadan can prove to be an exciting challenge. Yasmin Khatun-Dewan explains from London. Subscribe: http://trt.world/subscribe Livestream: http://trt.world/ytlive Facebook: http://trt.world/facebook Twitter: http://trt.world/twitter Instagram: http://trt.world/instagram Visit our website: http://trt.world
Marches against Islamic law are being held in more than two dozen cities across the country including in Austin. The group organizing the rallies, “Act for America,” claims Shariah law is incompatible with western democracy. But opponents are calling the Marches anti-Muslim and are holding counter-demonstrations to voice an inclusive message. Mayor Steve Adler and […]
ACT for America organized an anti-shariah law rally at the Capitol Building in St. Paul, set for June 10th, 2017. A significant number of trump supporters attended. ANTIFA and several socialist and religious organization organized a pro-Muslim counter protest.
A bomb blast has killed at least seven people and wounded 15 others outside a mosque in Afghanistan’s western city of Herat on Tuesday, said Afghan police. Local media reports put the death toll at 10. Abdul Ahad Walizada, spokesman for the Herat police, said the bomb went off as people made their way to […]
A mosque is the latest to join the list of institutions banning fidget spinners. The imam of Masjid e Umar in Mount Roskill announced the popular toy was not allowed inside the mosque before the start of a special one-hour evening prayer for Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting that began for Kiwi Muslims on May 28. The mosque committee declined to […]
MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The Philippine military is considering bombing mosques where Maute Group members are staging attacks on troops as pressure mounts for them to end the Marawi crisis. “That is a matter we are studying carefully,” said Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) spokesperson Brigadier General Restituto Padilla on Monday, June 5, during […]
Twin attacks on the Iranian parliament and Ayatollah Khomeini’s mausoleum in the capital, Tehran, have killed at least 12 people and injured many more. The assault on the parliament appears to be over, after hours of intermittent gunfire there. A suicide bomber detonated a device at the mausoleum. Iranian officials say they managed to foil […]
Muslims and Jews in the South African city of Cape Town came together for a joint Iftar and Sabbath celebration. The event — the first of its kind — was held at a synagogue as part of the month of Ramadan. Taj Hargey, Imam (prayer leader) of the Open Mosque in Wynberg, led the prayers […]
Heartwarming picture which shows veiled Muslim woman caring for collapsed bus passenger, 84, above the caption ‘This is the real Islam’ becomes online hit. A picture of a veiled Muslim woman comforting a pensioner after she fell on a bus has gone viral as social media users claimed it shows how Britain will defeat terrorist-inspired […]
WASHINGTON ― Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) tore into one of President Donald Trump’s nominees on Wednesday for saying that Islam is “a deficient theology” and that Muslims “stand condemned” for rejecting Jesus Christ. Sanders went after Russell Vought, Trump’s choice for deputy director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, as he testified […]
Sao Paulo has the biggest Islamic population in South America, including a large number of Syrian refugees that have settled in the country. TRT World’s Sam Cowie went to meet some of them to find out what Ramadan means to them. Subscribe: http://trt.world/subscribe Livestream: http://trt.world/ytlive Facebook: http://trt.world/facebook Twitter: http://trt.world/twitter Instagram: http://trt.world/instagram Visit our website: http://trt.world
As Saadia Baig scooped chili beans into a bowl, Asiya Shakir placed a heaping helping of salad and crackers onto a plate. It was time for lunch, but the two women had no intentions of eating the food themselves — they were fasting until sunset in observance of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. Instead, […]
GAITHERSBURG, Md.- A Muslim teenager who was shot dead in a car one day before his graduation party was laid to rest in Montgomery, Maryland, on Wednesday, June 7, as the heartbroken family shared appeal to help arrest his killer. “If you know of anyone who killed my beautiful boy – please, you need to […]
Kabul – A new women’s magazine is turning the page on Afghan cultural traditions, with features on fashion, make-up and even adverts about birth control. The first edition of Gellara, a fashion magazine espousing what conservative Afghans call hardcore feminism, has just been published by an all-volunteer team of women. It is inspired by Western […]
In a new book, “Amina’s Voice,” a Pakistani Muslim pre-teen girl deals with middle school and Islamophobia. VOA’s Yahya Albarznji spoke with young American students, teachers and the award-winning author about this book and the hope that it will help people understand Islam. Originally published at – http://www.voanews.com/a/new-book-hel…
The mayor of London is used to beating the odds. Sadiq Khan grew up in a council house and has risen to become one of the most important and recognized politicians in the U.K. But with the capital suffering multiple attacks by Islamic extremists, the practicing Muslim has attracted strong opposition, including from the president […]
Muslims around the world are observing Ramadan this month, including one community of indigenous Mexican Muslims in the jungles of Central America. In the heart of the state of Chiapas on Mexico’s border with Guatemala, a small and much-persecuted group of Tzotzil Mayans is celebrating its 22nd Ramadan. This community of 600 Muslims lives in […]
A group of Palestinian and international activists were forced to break their fast at an Israeli checkpoint in occupied Hebron after Israeli forces refused to allow them through to eat in a house in Shuhada Street. A coalition of local activists were invited to the iftar by their colleague Mufid Sharabati, who lives on Shudada […]
Fatwas are supposed to be scholarly opinions that form a religious binding. However, sometimes they seem to follow no logic and are issued with no rhyme or reason. Many were severely criticised. They are a ruling, but not law in its entirety. These are scholarly opinions of clerics based on a certain issue. But they […]
COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) – The Texas Women’s Boxing Championship by Gulf Women of Strength came to College Station over the weekend. Madeeha Mian was participating in her first-ever match after taking up the sport nine months ago. “My brother is an elite boxer, so I just used to always watch him shadow box, compete, […]
As part of the HT’s Being Muslim Now series, we look at what are the apprehensions & pressures of being an Indian Muslim woman in the present times. ———————————————————————————– Subscribe to our channel: http://read.ht/fLZ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/htTweets Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hindustantimes iOS:- http://m.onelink.me/bcae8b2d Android:- http://m.onelink.me/986f584a Watch more videos at: http://www.hindustantimes.com/video hindustantimes.com © […]
Since the terror attacks of September 11, 2001, it’s hard to imagine a time when it was more difficult to be a Muslim in the United States. The rise of Daesh and President Donald Trump’s attempted Muslim ban all add to the marginalisation of ordinary Muslims in the US. The Muslim Women’s Coalition, one of […]
Nearly five months after the under-construction Islamic Center of Lake Travis burned down before it was completed, officials with the Hudson Bend-area mosque confirmed today that they will likely restart construction within a week or two. The new center will sit on the same site as the original, officials with the mosque said. The cause […]
On the 50th anniversary of Israeli occupation, Palestinians see an ever-bleak future as they continue to live under apartheid, facing daily humiliation and injustice and watch the Israeli regime erase Palestinian and Muslim identity from the land. See more at: http://gulfnews.com/gntv
In this video Dan Dicks of Press For Truth interviews first time Bilderberg attendee Maurizio Molinari editor and chief of La Stampa about his experience and his views on ISIS being created by the CIA. Reserve your Investigate Bilderberg T-Shirt ➜ https://teespring.com/InvestigateBild… Patreon ➜ http://www.patreon.com/PressForTruth Paypal ➜ https://www.paypal.me/PressforTruth Bitcoin ➜ 1A88c8x7Hza96WXwcM11oC639MfrEFtT1P For more info from […]
While many Muslims around the world celebrate the holy month, millions in Yemen observe their fasts facing starvation and health woes, as the civil war in the country continues with no end it sight. For many Muslims around the world, the holy month of Ramadan is a time of peace, when people celebrate their faith […]
Ramadan begins this weekend and Muslims around the world are preparing to abstain from eating and drinking during daylight for a month – and a certain British soft drink will play a major role. While most of the food and drink traditionally consumed by Muslims when they break the fast is homemade or natural – […]
Thailand’s government is under pressure to resolve a festering ethnic conflict in the country’s deep south. The country’s southernmost provinces have a population of 80 percent Malay-speaking Muslims. The land used to be a Muslim sultanate but was annexed by Bangkok more than a century ago. There has always been a campaign for independence from […]
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (WNCN) – This week, thousands in the Triangle are celebrating Islam’s holiest month, Ramadan, which began in the U.S. on May 26. Despite the reflective and celebratory nature of the religious holiday, Ramadan has been marred with recent terrorist attacks and a deadly anti-Muslim attack in Portland. UNC Chapel Hill Muslim students […]
Bangui (Central African Republic) (AFP) – The situation appeared calmer on Wednesday in Bangui, the capital of the Central African Republic, where hundreds were slaughtered with clubs and machetes last week. 1600 French troops were deployed to the country.
IRVING, Texas — Nye Armstrong loves to talk. It doesn’t matter what about, she’s ready to gab about fashion, recipes, books and religion on her Youtube channel. “I’m not shy,” Armstrong joked. The Irving woman regularly posts to her video blog and often discusses her Muslim religion. Last week, she says one of her posts […]
Welcome to Ask a Syrian Girl, a Teen Vogue web series that follows a group of young women forced to flee their home country to escape a brutal civil war. In this video, young Syrian women speak out against common misconceptions they have heard about Islam, including women’s rights and terrorism. Still haven’t subscribed to […]
Local authorities demolished a mosque on the outskirts of Belgrade after Serbian police secured the area in a pre-dawn action on Friday, despite protests by local Muslims and Islamic clergy. The construction of a two-storey mosque without a minaret in the Zemun Polje neighbourhood started in 2014 even though the authorities had refused to grant […]
Rabat – A video has captured Casablanca-based French waste management company Lydec dumping wastewater in the sea near the Hassan II Mosque. Moroccan news site Hepress posted the video, which shows the dumping of wastewater taking place, causing a wide dark spot to cover the sea’s blue color. According to the website, a wastewater treatment […]
On Wednesday, a victim who was stabbed in an incident aboard a Portland train said that the city should focus on the girls who were targeted by the attacker, not him. In a six-minute video on his Facebook page, 21-year-old Micah Fletcher said that the city has a “white savior complex” and that even though […]
Clearing the southern Philippine city of Marawi of Muate militants is reaching its final stages. The military says 90 per cent of the city is now free. But with reports a wanted militant leader is hiding out in the remaining part of the city, the final push could be particularly violent. Sally Ayhan has the […]
At a press conference, a reporter asked State Department official Stuart Jones how President Donald Trump’s administration can criticize Iran’s democracy while supporting Saudi Arabia. Jones, who took a long and awkward pause, stumbled through his answer. Subscribe to HuffPost today: http://goo.gl/xW6HG Get More HuffPost Read: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ Like: https://www.facebook.com/HuffingtonPost Follow: https://twitter.com/HuffingtonPost
The United Nations says the root of Palestinian hardship is Israeli policies in the West Bank and Gaza. The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs has published a report in which it depicts occupation practices as the key cause of humanitarian needs in the occupied Palestinian territories. The report further notes that the […]
Russia has criticized the airstrikes conducted by the US-led coalition in Syria as ill-conceived and poorly planned. Zakharova made the remark in a statement to the press in the Russian capital, Moscow. She also said the coalition’s airstrikes have made the situation in Syria worse. Zakharova noted that the number of civilian casualties have increased […]
Syrian artist Abdalla al-Omari’s exhibition ‘Vulnerability Series’ was unveiled at Ayyam Gallery in Dubai on Wednesday. The 31-year-old Syrian-educated, Brussels-based artist depicts leaders such as former US President Barack Obama, current US President Donald Trump, Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as refugees and beggars. The highlights of the collection are […]
At least 90 people have died and over 400 have been wounded after a massive blast rocked Kabul. A vehicle loaded with explosives entered the capital’s diplomatic quarter during rush hour, and detonated. Only 100 meters away from the blast, the studios of 1TV Afghanistan were decimated. According to one of 1TV’s reporters that survived […]
While Muslims worldwide celebrate Ramadan with special meals and tasty treats, millions of Yemenis are suffering from an acute lack of food as the country’s two-year war rages on. According to aid agencies, 17 million people do not have enough to eat, in what the UN calls the “largest humanitarian crisis in the world”. Typically, […]
Today sees the start of the month of Ramadan for Muslims worldwide, with 30 days of fasting, reciting the Qoran in its entirety, and spending time with family and friends. The Moroccan Community Association told GBC Islam promotes peace, and that it’s saddened by the recent terrorist attack in Manchester. They added Gibraltar is a […]
A Saudi man has come under attack by social media users after he posted a video in which he declared he was completing Umrah, lesser pilgrimage, on behalf of US President Donald Trump yesterday. The man, who filmed himself making the declaration at Makkah, Saudi Arabia, metres from the Kabaa, said: “I dedicate this Umrah […]
David & Adama, friends through the hardest of times, look how far they’ve taken their unlikely pairing since they first met. Adama, wrongfully imprisoned by the US government at age 16, wonders if American society will ever truly be comfortable with her religion, and David admits that his proudest moment in life wouldn’t have come […]
The White House has recognized Palestine in a briefing video. It has since been deleted. But not before pissing Israel off.“I hope this is just ignorance, not policy” (Ayalet Shaked, Israeli Justice Minister). Don’t worry, President Trump will ensure this friendship is forever. “We love Israel, we respect Israel. My good friend, Prime Minister, Netanyahu… […]
In President Donald Trump’s first speech overseas, he called for the Muslim world to come together and drive out terrorism. Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/69340/ Find more videos like this at www.newsy.com Follow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideos Follow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos
Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails are keeping up a mass hunger strike launched to protest their conditions. 35 days have passed since some 13-hundred inmates began refusing food. Activists say a number of prisoners have been transferred to a civilian hospital after falling into a critical health condition. They have warned that prison authorities might […]
Imagine arriving in the UK, going through airport security and then being ordered to hand over your phone and laptop with all passwords – for examination. A British Muslim activist was arrested after he refused to do it. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c… Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com […]
Students across Winnipeg plan to rally against Islamophobia and the U.S. travel ban on Wednesday. Seven Oaks Met School Grade 12 student Palvi Saini said she became inspired to organize the rally after researching the Syrian civil war and the refugee crisis for a school project. She said she’s noticed a rise in Islamophobic behaviour […]
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Palestinians across the world are commemorating #NakbaDay. It marks the anniversary of Israelis forcing Palestinians from their homes. On Sunday night thousands of people marched in Ramallah in the occupied West Bank. Nakba, or day of catastrophe as its known, is officially marked each year on May 15. In 1948 Around 750-thousand Palestinians were forced […]
Around one hundred people rallied in Berlin, Saturday, to demonstrate in remembrance of the 69th year of the ‘Nakba’, the displacement of Palestinians from Israel and in solidarity with some 1,300 Palestinians currently on hunger strike in Israeli prisons. SOT, Martin Suchanek, Nakba Day Alliance (German): “We are demonstrating today in remembrance of the Nakba, […]
John Guandolo’s anti-Muslim training seminars have found a receptive audience with Arizona law enforcement. Next week, Guandolo will be making his third appearance in the Valley in the last five months to present his seminar, “Understanding and Investigating the Jihadi Threat.” His point: Mosques in the U.S. are breeding grounds for terrorists. During Guandolo’s three-day […]
(KMSP) – There has been a massive jump in the number of hate crimes against Muslims over the last year in the U.S., according to the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights organization. According to the Council on American-Islamic Relations, there was a 57 percent spike in reported Muslim bias incidents and a 44 percent increase […]
The two-year civil war in Yemen, has destroyed much of the country. Life is particularly hard for teachers and doctors trying to prepare children for life after the ongoing conflict. Al Jazeera’s Rob Matheson explains. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check […]
Turkey’s Ibn Haldun University and Malaysia’s Al Bukhary International University have partnered up. A collaborative education program will begin with the start of the new education semester in September. Subscribe: http://trt.world/subscribe Livestream: http://trt.world/ytlive Facebook: http://trt.world/facebook Twitter: http://trt.world/twitter Instagram: http://trt.world/instagram Visit our website: http://trt.world
At least 82 out of more than 200 Nigerian girls kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014 have been released, following negotiations between the extremist group and the Nigerian government. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Watch CGTN Live: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2-Aq… Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvn… Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/de… […]
The Israeli army has attacked a Syrian military camp in the Golan Heights, reportedly killing three soldiers there. The attack targeted Al-Fawwar camp near the city of Quneitra in southwestern Syria. The army confirmed there was an attack, only saying it caused material damage. It is not clear whether the incident has been an airstrike […]
The Georgia chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Georgia) today offered a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who allegedly ripped the Islamic head scarf (hijab) off a 14-year-old Muslim girl while calling the high school student a “terrorist.” On Friday, April 14, a man reportedly ripped […]
The world took notice when a chemical attack in Syria killed more than 80 people earlier this month. But the war reaches across the country, and innocents are caught in the crossfire on any given day. One Syrian family living in the U.S. state of Colorado knows this all too well. The same day as […]
Thousands of African immigrants have moved to this struggling Maine town—leading to revitalization and resentment. Subscribe to Fusion: http://fus.in/subscribe Visit us at: http://www.fusion.net Like us at: https://www.facebook.com/fusionmedian… Follow us at: https://twitter.com/fusion View us: http://instagram.com/ThisIsFusion Watch more from Fusion friends: F-Comedy: https://goo.gl/Q27Mf7 Fusion TV: https://goo.gl/1IbZ1B Gizmodo: https://goo.gl/YTRLAE Deadspin: https://goo.gl/An7N8g Jezebel: https://goo.gl/XNsnCJ Lifehacker: https://goo.gl/3rNmzw Io9: https://goo.gl/ismnzP Jalopnik: […]
School Board of Broward County’s Resolution in Support of American Muslim Heritage Month: May 2017 (Ft Lauderdale, FL; 5/2/2017) The Florida chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Florida) today applauded the public reading event of the School Board of Broward County’s Resolution in Support of American Muslim Heritage Month: May 2017. The resolution, approved […]
Afghanistan’s displaced face discrimination A surge in fighting in Afghanistan has led to an increase in the number of internally displaced people. The UN says more than 70,000 people have been forced from their homes so far this year. Those fleeing the violence often find discrimination in other parts of the country. Al Jazeera’s Rob […]
Israeli security forces launched tear gas at Palestinian protesters demanding the return of Palestinian bodies in Israeli custody, at the northern security checkpoint in Bethlehem, Thursday. Demonstrators held Palestinian flags and mock prison bars as they chanted slogans against Israeli policies targeting Palestinians, and in support of hunger strikers in Israeli prisons. Video ID: 20170504 […]
Women are statistically better drivers, but they only make up about 7% of the world’s truck drivers. In Egypt, women are about a quarter of the workforce, but there are very few female truck drivers. Sarah Jones reports on one women who’s breaking the glass ceiling. Subscribe: http://trt.world/subscribe Livestream: http://trt.world/ytlive Facebook: http://trt.world/facebook Twitter: http://trt.world/twitter Instagram: […]