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Inspiring: Muslim doctor's life-long mission in Pakistan

Oct 19, 2014 Editors
The BBC has published an inspiring profile of a Muslim doctor who has brought massive…
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A love story bound by the love of knowledge

Oct 11, 2014 Editors
ABDULLAH married the daughter of his teacher, the great scholar and tabi'ee Sa'eed ibn…
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Comics: Never Miss 'Insha Allah'!

Oct 08, 2014 Naoma Khan
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Fatawa: What's best for sacrifice – sheep, cow or camel?

Sep 28, 2014 Editors
MOST scholars, from the fatawa quoted below, say that the order of preference for…
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Pics: Pilgrims in Makkah for Hajj 1435/2014

Sep 26, 2014 Editors
Hundreds of thousands of pilgrims in Masjid Al-Haram, Makkah. In a few days they will…
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Stories from Hajj of the Sahabah & the Righteous

Sep 26, 2014 Rahla Khan
IT is reported that Umar Bin Al-Khattab رضي الله عنه once came out and saw a traveling…
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Journey of Haj through the eyes of non-Muslims

Sep 23, 2014 Rahla Khan
MOST prominent TV channels have special coverage of the Haj pilgrimage, and thousands of…
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10 special deeds for the 10 best days (Dhul Hijjah)

Sep 23, 2014 Editors
From Shaykh Abdullah bin Jibrin's article 'The superiority and virtues of the first 10…
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Researchers astonished that Hijab boosts positive body image

Sep 18, 2014 Editors
PSYCHOLOGISTS from the University of Westminster in London surveyed nearly 600 Muslim…
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‘What if I’m not as religious as you?’

Sep 15, 2014 Faraz Omar
WHEN Iblees came across the soulless body of Adam عليه السلام – which Allah had created…
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Blowing the lid off domestic abuse

Sep 11, 2014 Rahla Khan
ONE important fact that has emerged with the public outrage surrounding a recent video of…
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Pics: Pilgrims leave for Hajj 1435/2014

Sep 06, 2014 Editors
An Indian Muslim woman pilgrim cries as she hugs her son at the airport before leaving…
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What 'Back to School' Means for Gaza's Super Kids

Aug 31, 2014 Editors
By Kate O’ Sullivan, Communications Officer, Save The Children In this undated file…
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Muslim Food Banks Are Changing Hearts & Lives

Aug 24, 2014 Rahla Khan
Members of American Muslims For Hunger Relief pack food for distribution. MUSLIM-RUN food…
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Spiritual Health & Ruqyah

Aug 16, 2014 Sister Aiysha
BY 'spiritual health' I don't mean some kind of pseudo-science type of health craze.…
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Traditional Muslim Robes Trending in Fashion

Aug 16, 2014 Editors
KAFTANS (caftan/قفطان/qaftân), traditional loose-flowing, light coverall robes worn by…
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Why Allah created us with emotions

Aug 13, 2014 Zakia Usmani
EMOTIONS control our thinking, behavior and actions. They affect our physical bodies as…
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Profile: Erdogan's Success & A Short Biography

Aug 12, 2014 Editors
Recep Tayyip Erdogan is arguably the most successful leader in Turkey's democratic…
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Interview: 'Ruqyah has become a means of exploitation'

Aug 10, 2014 Faraz Omar
I HAD a wonderful opportunity to interview Ustadh Muhammad Tim Humble during his visit to…
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What 'Team Ramadan' – Non-Muslims Who Tried 18-hr Fasting – Had to Say

Aug 08, 2014 Ikram Mohamed
SHORTLY after arriving back in London for the last two weeks of Ramadan, one of my…
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Comics: What Aamina Learned on Eid

Aug 02, 2014 Naoma Khan
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Eid Al-Fitr 2014 Around the World

Jul 28, 2014 Editors
Afghanistan Kabul, Afghanistan: Afghans take part in morning prayers outside the Shah-e…
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Hug that Changed Medicine

Jul 17, 2014 Editors
SHOULD we hug or not? For some people it might be awkward, for others it is just a…
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Hunting for the Ramadan Spirit

Jul 17, 2014 Rahla Khan
MOST people my parents’ age would say that Ramadan is less “family-oriented than it used…
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Remembering death and Ramadan

Jul 17, 2014 Rahla Khan
I REMEMBER the beginning of Ramadan last year: the festive supermarkets with their…
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What did the Prophet ﷺ‎ eat for Iftar?

Jul 17, 2014 Rahla Khan
LOOKING at the surfeit of food on our Sufras, the sumptuous Suhoor banquets at five-star…
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Why We Fast

Jul 14, 2014 Umm Muhammad
ONE might wonder why our Creator would require us to fast for a month out of every year,…
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Pregnancy, Nursing & Ramadan

Jul 11, 2014 Stacey Greaves-Favors
IT’S that time of year again, Ramadan, alhamdulelah. Fasting during Ramadan is obligatory…
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Experts restore rare manuscripts in Yemen

Jul 09, 2014 Editors
The pictures show experts repairing manuscripts at a government-run restoration centre in…
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In Syria, Mannequin Parts Become Artificial Limbs

Jul 09, 2014 Editors
DOUMA — Thousands of Syrians have lost limbs during the country’s three-year war. Here in…
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Gaza 4.0 Startup Weekend for entrepreneurs

Jul 09, 2014 Editors
STARTUP WEEKEND GAZA 4, June 19-21, was the fourth and largest SW held in Gaza. Startup…
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No Muslim country in top 10 Halal meat exporters

Jul 09, 2014 Editors
Pakistan’s newspapers have reported quoting Malaysian officials that no Muslim country…
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Study on why Muslim world lags behind

Jul 09, 2014 Editors
TORONTO, Canada – The 57 countries that form the Organization for Islamic Cooperation…
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Battle of Chaldiran Part 2: Coming to a country near you?

Jul 09, 2014 Kamraan Siddiqui
THIS year sees the 500th anniversary of the Battle Of Chaldiran - an important moment in…
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Islam grows in free Malawi

Jul 09, 2014 Editors
LILONGWE – Tasting the fruits of freedom after decades of oppression in the southern…