Union Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) and Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi flagged off the first batch of Hajj pilgrims from the Indira Gandhi International airport.
At least 26 people were killed, and 49 others injured in a suicide bombing in the Pakistani city of Lahore, Xinhua News Agency reported citing the country’s Ministry of Health. The death toll is expected to rise.
Saudi women cycling lovers start cycling group ‘Al-Besklita’
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday, announced that the Palestinian leadership will freeze all contacts with Israel “on all levels” with regard to tensions over the Al-Aqsa mosque. He made the announcement during a meeting to discuss the growing escalation over the Al-Aqsa Mosque. The announcement came as the deputy leader of the Islamic Movement […]
The Egyptian and Jordanian foreign ministers discussed in a phone call on Saturday the possible Arab steps and measures to be taken against the recent Israeli assaults against the Palestinians in Jerusalem, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
A Palestinian man, shot by Israeli regime forces during Saturday clashes in the West Bank, has succumbed to his wounds. In a statement, the Palestinian Ministry of Health said 17-year-old Oday Nawajaa was critically injured by live fire east of Jerusalem al-Quds. The death came amid ever-growing tensions over restrictions at the al-Aqsa mosque. Meanwhile, […]
Abdullah al-Noaimi released after 13 years of imprisonment between Gitmo, Saudi Arabia & Bahrain.
Afghan-born striker Nadia Nadim, currently playing for Denmark at the women’s Euro tournament in the Netherlands, is determined to promote the sport in her former home. (AFP Video)
Kenya: 1 boy killed and 4 others nursing serious injuries after a hyena attack in Tana River county.
And now for the next installment in our ongoing special series on South Africa – and we’re exploring the root causes of xenophobia and what can be done to address it. It’s an ongoing concern for foreign nationals who say they don’t feel safe. CGTN’s Lindy Mtongana has more.
Israeli officials said Sunday Israel will not remove metal detectors whose installation outside a major Jerusalem mosque has triggered the bloodiest confrontations with the Palestinians in years, but could eventually reduce their use. With Israeli generals warning the violence may spiral, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is considering alternatives to the walk-through gates placed at entrances […]
Indonesia’s National Counterterrorism Agency is stepping up efforts to combat extremism in the country. It is working on launching a nationwide program which includes de-radicalization subjects in schools.
A Bengali is sprayed in the face with acid by 2 white youths on mopeds going on a acid attack spree attackig muslims throughout east and north London.
Muslim girl is attacked by 3 White guys and her hijab is ripped off and she is then dragged along the pavement before being pinned down and the London police arrest them.
Following a series of acid attack around east London on Thursday night, British police arrested a 16-year-old teenager on Friday. Officers are also appealing for witnesses to come forward.
Nottingham Mosque And Muslims Attacked By White Man With Weapon Islamophobic Attack England.
Jamaicans Attack Muslim In A Street In B21 Handsworth Birmingham.
After the recent wave of attacks on Muslims in London, some are asking whether British Muslims are safe in the UK right now. There have been increased hate crimes towards British Muslims recently, namely the horrific acid attack on two Muslims in East London and the murder of a Muslim outside Finsbury Park mosque, in […]
U.K. politicians should consider regulation to tackle the tide of negative media coverage about British Muslims.
CAIR-Houston Director Blames Trump for Spike in Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes.
(BIRMINGHAM, AL, 7/14/17) — The Alabama chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Alabama) tonight called on state and federal law enforcement authorities to investigate vandalism targeting a Muslim family of Middle Eastern heritage in that state as a possible hate crime. CAIR-Alabama reports that the Muslim family in Helena, Ala., today discovered broken windows, […]
Another Syrian refugee in Lebanon brutally attacked by a group of racists.
A Syrian refugee in Lebanon brutally attacked by a group of racists. He was forced to praise the Lebanese army and insult his own people.
Southampton – A group of men threw water at two Muslim women outside Bashir Ahmed mosque. Next time, they might throw acid.
Egyptian police arrested three Uyghur Muslims last night including a heavily pregnant woman in Hurghada. They are now awaiting deportation to China. Their crime? Studying Islam.
The Egyptian army indiscriminately bombing the residents of Sinai, destroying their homes and properties.
Muslim man on his way to Jummah prayers stopped, handcuffed and searched because he was wearing too many clothes!
This woman verbally abused a Muslim woman in Niqab yesterday whilst shopping in Walsall. She went up to her face and said “I’m not scared of you, you terrorist!”
A Muslim family of 10 was assaulted with rods and looted by a mob on a moving train in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday. Men, women and even a child with disabilities are in a hospital in Farukkhabad in western Uttar Pradesh after the attack by men who barged into their coach at a stop. The […]
A refugee girl comes of age in America, struggling to find herself as a Muslim woman living in the western world.
Linda Sarsour couragiously Stands Up Against Trumps America!
Denied To Fly Because Of Being A Muslim | Story Time – Marah Hammed.
Canadian Security Intelligence Service has been sued with high-profile allegations of homophobia, racism and Islamophobia. Five agents and analysts have filed a multi-million-dollar lawsuit accusing Canada’s top spy agency of being rife with discrimination, harassment, bullying and abuse of authority. The lawsuit blames CSIS management for a toxic workplace with widespread mockery, humiliation and discrimination […]
Torontonians Drown Out Hate at City Hall Anti-Islam Rally.
Islamaphobia is something that affects Muslims on a daily basis. We can complain about it and feel sorry for ourselves, or we can try to make a positive change without hurting anybody. My short film starts off confrontationally, asking “Why do you care so much about how I live my life?” but ends on a […]
United Kingdom – Cops Stop A Muslim Woman For Wearing A Hijab In Oxford.
A man in Oregon harassed a Muslim couple in his car. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, the hosts of The Young Turks, tell you about his arrest and apology. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. “An Oregon man has been arraigned on hate crime charges for threatening a Muslim couple only […]
Muslim Attacked By White English Thugs In Shard End Birmingham Islamophobic Attack.
Pakistani Taxi Driver Assaulted By White Youths In Wythenshawe In Manchester Islamophobic Attack.
CAIR Report Shows 2017 on Track to Becoming One of Worst Years Ever for Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes.
A new campaign launched by the Boston mayor’s office is designed to target Islamophobic harassment and give people tools to help victims being targeted in public places.
Some 50 Muslim worshippers were reportedly injured by Israeli forces in Eastern Jerusalem, Thursday, during the ongoing protest against the recent installment of metal detectors at the gates of the Al-Aqsa Mosque. Three protesters were reported to have sustained serious injuries, with one requiring surgery.
A 16-year-old Muslim boy was fatally stabbed after being accused of carrying beef. His murder has sparked protests in India.
#GrandparentsNotTerrorists shows how ridiculous Trump’s travel ban is.
A member of the U.S. military was arrested for allegedly aiding ISIS.
Iraq – This Woman’s Husband Was Killed As They Fled From Mosul.
This 1-year-old was found alone, naked, and covered in rubble in Iraq.
These Syrian parents were separated from their children because of President Trump’s travel ban.
SW Londoner goes to Tooting to ask local Muslims about their experiences of Islamophobia.
Like many NFL players, Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Mohamed Sanu has the dream of building his mom a house. Soon it might become a reality, even though she lives 5,000 miles away in Sierra Leone. “I’m trying to build her a house back there now,” Sanu said of his mother, Aminata Koroma. “My mom is […]
Terror attacks receive five times more media coverage if the perpetrator is Muslim as opposed to those carried out by non-Muslims in the US, according to an academic study conducted by researchers from Georgia State University. Analysis of all terrorist attacks covered by LexisNexis Academic and CNN.com in the US between 2011 and 2015 found […]
SINGAPORE – The boss of Indian Muslim restaurant Singapore Zam Zam saved for three years to take 27 of his staff to Mecca for their first umrah, or minor pilgrimage, to repay them for their years with the company. The restaurant at 697-699 North Bridge Road was closed for 10 days from June 19 to […]
The Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN) today called on state and federal law enforcement authorities to investigate an alleged assault on a North Dakota Muslim as a possible hate crime. CAIR said two men were arrested after reportedly beating the Somali-American Muslim victim early Sunday morning in Fargo, N.D. Police say […]
Darren Osborne, 47, charged with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder after Finsbury Park attack.
British people don’t believe Muslims living in the UK have integrated properly, while the government is failing to combat prejudice in society. That’s according to a new independent report released at a time when media sentiment is increasingly turning negative with respect to Muslims. Polly Boyko has been finding out what people in London think […]
Not all terrorists are Muslims: As the past week should remind us, political violence is not restricted by race, religion or ideology.
A prominent Bahrani human rights activist Nabeel Rajab has been sentenced to two years in jail after being found guilty by a Bahraini court of ‘publishing and broadcasting false news’. Activist was arrested last year after speaking out about the Gulf kingdom’s human rights record. He was subsequently charged with ‘spreading malicious rumours’ and ‘undermining […]
Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is hailing what he calls a victory over tyranny and barbarism, after his army finally re-took Mosul from ISIL. Monday’s announcement brings to an end a nearly nine-month offensive against the armed group. But the city now faces a humanitarian crisis, with neighbourhoods destroyed and almost a million people displaced. […]
A Palestinian politician has been told she faces detention without charge in an Israeli prison, after she was arrested at her home last week. Khalida Jarrar is a senior member the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), a left-wing group that Israel has labelled a terrorist organisation. Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports from […]
Some 5800 civilians may have been killed by Iraqi and US-led coalition forces in the last four months during the battle for Mosul. That’s the latest estimate from human-rights organization Amnesty International. RT discussed the dire situation in Mosul with Maulid Warfa, from the Iraqi branch of UNICEF, he’s about 80 km away from Mosul […]
A new court to tackle Afghanistan’s huge corruption problem has begun operating in Kabul. Bribes and embezzlement worth hundreds of millions of dollars have destroyed trust in the government. Al Jazeera’s Jennifer Glasse reports from Kabul. – 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 – […]
Belgium’s ban on the full-face niqab in public doesn’t violate any rules, that’s according to a decision by the European Court of Human rights. The ruling comes after two Muslim women tried to get the move legally overturned. 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 […]
Shaesta Waiz, an Afghan-American pilot is trying to fly solo around the world. She wants to encourage young people in Afghanistan to get involved in science and engineering. If she completes the journey in September, she will become only the eighth woman in the world to achieve that record. Al Jazeera’s Jennifer Glasse reports from […]
The UN is warning that Israel’s 11-year blockade of Gaza is preventing the Palestinian’s territory’s recovery from the 2014 war and crippling its economy. The UN Development Program found chronic water and power shortages have worsened the long-term impact of the conflict in Gaza. Planned reconstruction work has also fallen well behind schedule. Meanwhile, Gaza’s […]
Playing cops and robbers is a pastime many might remember from their childhood. But psychiatrists in Syria are warning playing with toy guns can be extremely harmful when children are stressed by war. Al Jazeera’s Natasha Ghoneim reports from Gaziantep, near the Syria border. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: […]
A Muslim dairy owner was critically wounded and his house set on fire by a mob in a Jharkhand village after a headless carcass of a cow was found near his home, police said. Thirty police personnel were injured as a frenzied crowd of around 1,000, including some self-appointed cow protectors, laid siege to 55-year-old […]
The UN says it may shelve plans to ship one million doses of the cholera vaccine to Yemen due to security and logistical challenges. The world’s worst cholera outbreak in Yemen has killed tens of thousands of people in the country, many of them children. War has crippled Yemen’s health system, and the country is […]
Palestine Expo draws thousands in London despite smear campaign.
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UAE Cleric Attacks Al Jazeera says it’s Israeli-backed.
Teenage Gang wanted after 3 muslims hurt in acid attack on Wanstead Highstreet London.
White man arrested after trying to stab a old muslim man in Hounslow London.
CAIR-Oregon Welcomes Arrest of Suspect in Hate Crime Targeting African-American Muslim Couple.
Met police handcuffing 3 White men after they were in a altercation with a muslim girl & ended up pulling her hijab off her hair & dragging her down the road by her hair and pinning her on the ground and kicking her in Hanworh in Feltham Middlesex/Hounslow West. LONDON.
Muslim women wearing hijabs are most at risk of Islamophobic attacks – and only one in four Australians would step in to stop racist abuse. Women wearing hijabs are most vulnerable to public Islamophobic attacks in Australia, while only one in four bystanders speak out on behalf of victims. These are the findings of a […]
Jamiat Ulma-i-Hind activists took out a protest demonstration against lynching incidents carried out by self-styled gau rakshaks across the country. Members of dalit communities also participated in the protest to show solidarity with their Muslim brethren facing persecution in the garb of cow protection. Subscribe to Times Of India’s Youtube channel here: http://goo.gl/WgIatu Also Subscribe […]
As Muslims in Edo State prepare for hajj which is one of the five pillars of Islam, they have been advised to be of good character and abide by the laws of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia during their stay in that country. The Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca affords Muslims the opportunity to make the […]
Isis has left an entire generation of children suffering from ‘waking nightmares’, a report says. The largest study to date of children’s mental health shows extreme violence in Mosul has left deep scars. Sara, 11, told Save the Children what it was like to live in Isis territory.
When one thinks of grandmothers the picture of an elderly lady baking or knitting sweaters comes to mind. However, one babushka , Russian for old woman or grandmother, from Kazakhstan has paired up with her grandson to break all such stereotypes by producing some of the most funky rap songs. According to BBC News, the […]
A cholera outbreak in Somalia has killed more than 700 people so far, most of them children. According to humanitarian organization the Norwegian Refugee Council, this is Somalia’s worst cholera outbreak in five years.
India: Amid the probe into the Ballabhgarh lynching, Haryana police say they have been informed about another version of the series of events that led to the killing of 17-year-old Hafiz Junaid on board a train on the evening of 22 June. Moments before he was stabbed, the teenager called his elder brother Sakir Khan, […]
Imam Council of the Philippines secretary general Harun Ali, a Shariah lawyer, says the proposed Muslim ID in Central Luzon ‘is actually a violation of human rights’
Egyptian police violently remove the niqab of a woman whilst she was restrained on the ground with officers holding her down with their feet.
London – Muslim woman violently dragged off a bus by anti-terror police, had her niqab ripped off in public, only to be released without charge…
Two decades ago after his right leg was blown off by a grenade, Ali Said fled war-torn Somalia. While living in a Kenyan refugee camp last year, the father of seven was shot in his other leg by robbers. Recently saying he felt unbelievably lucky, Said and his family are among the last refugees allowed […]
Former Prime Minister Tony Blair should face prosecution for his role in the UK’s intervention in the 2003 Iraq invasion, the high court has heard.
Renegade Libyan commander Khalifa Hafter says his forces have taken control of the eastern city of Benghazi. There’s no confirmation but a victory by Haftar would mark a major advance for his so-called “Libyan National Army”, which opposes the UN recognised government based in Tripoli. Al Jazeera’s Paul Chaderjian reports.
Civilians flee last ISIL enclave in Mosul’s Old City ISIL’s been confined to less than one square kilometre by Iraqi forces in Mosul’s old city. Government troops have been fighting to re-take the city from the armed group since October. And with each small advance, extensive damage is being uncovered, to the city and its […]
Salt is one of the most distinctive cities in Jordan, known for its vivid sandstone buildings. But despite being around for centuries it’s struggling to stand the test of time. So those who care about it are asking the United Nations to help preserve it.
Muslim leaders in Indonesia and Malaysia have called for a boycott of Starbucks, saying that the international coffee chain’s pro-gay stand is going against Islamic values. David Pollard reports.
Lebanon – A Syrian woman refugee dies after the ‘Islamic hospital’ in Tripoli refuses to treat her waiting for her “security clearance.” They waited for 4 hours and she required urgent medical treatment!
Israeli police officer attacking Palestinian women on their way to pray at Masjid Al Aqsa.
Chinese authorities in East Turkestan “sinicising” Uyghur Muslims by forcing them to dance.
Israeli police officer chasing and attempting to arrest a Palestinian woman in Masjid Al Aqsa.
Paul Golding: “I cant go out and get a chicken tikka masala now because every single takeaway restaurant serves Halal meat!”
Palestine – 16-year-old Palestinian girl, Fatima Hajiji, executed today by Israeli soldiers at the Damascus gate in occupied Jerusalem. Fatima Hajiji was shot at least 10 times by IDF and left to bleed to death. According to witnesses a knife was planted next to her body.
Usama Hasan (Quilliam Foundation) to Tommy Robinson: “After all the work we did together…” Usama looks heartbroken!
Liz Jones tried to say the #NiqabBan was not anti-Muslim since—she claimed—many Muslim societies also have banned the niqab, including “the grand mosque of Mecca”!
Injured Syrian child wondering through destruction caused by airstrikes on al-Lataminah.
Kashmir – Muslim students from Pulwama college arrested and brutally attacked by Indian forces today. They forced them to say: “Pakistan Murdabad”, “Death to Pakistan”.
Myanmar army throwing Rohingya Muslim children into the fire in front of their mothers.
Syria – #Refugees living in miserable conditions in the desert at the Jordanian border. Jordan.
Palestine – Israeli soldiers assault a Palestinian passing through a military checkpoint in Hebron for refusing to be photographed.
Video footage showing a Muslim man named Ayman Mawra being detained by a police officer under the Terrorism Act because someone allegedly heard him say “ISIS” on the phone.
Palestine – Palestinian women prevent Israeli soldiers from abducting a Palestinian teenager. They forced IDF to unhandcuff and unblindfold him.
Palestine – 23-year-old Palestinian shot dead today by Israeli settler in Hawara village, Nablus.