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U.S. Supreme Court to decide if Muslim prison inmates can grow beards

U.S. Supreme Court to decide if Muslim prison inmates can grow beards

US Supreme Court justices have voiced doubts over whether a Muslim prisoner’s beard can threaten the security of a prison in Arkansas. In a court hearing held on Tuesday, arguments… Read more »

Ben Affleck defends Muslims on American TV show

Ben Affleck defends Muslims on American TV show

WASHINGTON: Hollywood A-lister Ben Affleck defended world Muslims on a TV talk show hosted by a fellow liberal. Affleck, well known for his progressive views, was promoting his latest film… Read more »

Bin Laden son-in-law sentenced to life in US prison

Bin Laden son-in-law sentenced to life in US prison

NEW YORK: Osama bin Laden´s son-in-law and former Al-Qaeda spokesman was jailed for life on Tuesday after a US judge warned he remained a deadly threat to American citizens. Kuwaiti… Read more »

Anti-Islam Bus Ads Infuriate US Muslims

Anti-Islam Bus Ads Infuriate US Muslims

NEW YORK – A new anti-Islam advertisement campaign by a pro-Israel group has been criticized by New York Muslims and officials as “outrageous”, considering the hate campaign deeply “offensive”. “This… Read more »

29th annual Muslim day parade in New York

29th annual Muslim day parade in New York

NEW YORK — New York’s prominent Madison Avenue staged on Sunday the 29th annual Muslim Day parade, organized by a large number of Muslims in the country. The organization took… Read more »

Cape Town Mosque Labeled as ‘Gay Temple’

Cape Town Mosque Labeled as ‘Gay Temple’

Cape Town: Described by its founders as the first gender-equal, non-sectarian worshipping house, a new Cape Town mosque planned for inauguration next Friday has sparked huge criticism on social media, with… Read more »

Muhammad Ali’s secret daughter wants to see him ‘one last time before he dies’

Muhammad Ali’s secret daughter wants to see him ‘one last time before he dies’

London: Muhammad Ali’s secret daughter, Kiiursti Mensah Ali , has revealed that she wants to see the 72-year-old boxing star “one last time before he died”. The 33-year-old daughter, who… Read more »

Toronto set to unveil first museum of Islamic culture in North America National

Toronto set to unveil first museum of Islamic culture in North America National

Toronto: A shiny new Islamic art museum and cultural center will open in Toronto next week, becoming the first of its kind in North America. Bankrolled by Prince Karim Aga… Read more »

Tayyibah Taylor, US Muslim Pioneer, Dies

Tayyibah Taylor, US Muslim Pioneer, Dies

Tayyibah Taylor, editor-in-chief of Azizah Magazine, the popular women’s journal, and one of America’s most well-known Muslim personalities, has passed away, leaving a big void in the Muslim media activism…. Read more »

US: Man arrested for allegedly threatening to behead Muslim woman

US: Man arrested for allegedly threatening to behead Muslim woman

The bigoted Brooklyn man accused of attacking two women who work at an Arab American group is a drunkard with a long record of petty crimes, prosecutors said Friday. Brian… Read more »