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Istanbul’s Free Expo Showcases Muslim Scientific History

Istanbul airport exhibition

Turkey has opened an Islamic exhibition at the Istanbul airport. The exhibition features the works and inventions of Muslim scientists who laid the foundations of many modern disciplines such as algebra, mechanics, medicine, astronomy and physics. “The Pioneers of Modern Science” exhibition has been designed and presented by Usturlab after working on it for two…...

Indonesian Revert Who Helped 60K People Embrace Islam Passes Away

steven indra wibowo

An Indonesian revert to Islam, Steven Indra Wibowo, who sold his two houses, seven cars, and three luxury bikes to help people during COVID19, has passed away. He is reported to have helped over 60,000 people embrace Islam. Innaa lillahi wa innaa ilaihi raajioon. May Allah forgive him and grant him al-Firdaws without account. Steven…...

The Unbeatable spirit of Ghanim Al Muftah

Ghanim AL Muftah

Ghanim Al Muftah, a young disability activist, who has over three million followers on social media, was one of the hosts on Sunday night at the opening ceremony of the Fifa World Cup 2022 in Doha, which was watched by millions around the world. But who is Ghanim Al Muftah? Ghanim’s story Prior to Ghanim’s and his…...

Fetuses Frown On Kale, Smile At Carrots, Says New Research

fetus kale

Fetuses in the womb frowned after their mothers ate kale but smiled after they ate carrots, according to a new study of around 100 pregnant women and their fetuses in England. The study offers a rare look at how fetuses respond to flavors in real time. The researchers gave the participating women capsules containing powdered versions of…...

Key takeaways from the G20 summit in Bali

G20 summit in Bali

Leaders of the world’s Group of 20 (G20) wealthiest nations concluded a two-day summit on the Indonesian island of Bali on Wednesday deploring Russia’s aggression in Ukraine “in the strongest terms”, among other highlights. Here are key takeaways from the meeting: CONDEMNING RUSSIAN AGGRESSION Meetings of G20 ministers earlier this year ended without joint declarations…...

7-yr-old Syrian civil war survivor wins Arab Reading Challenge award in Dubai

Arab reading challenge winners

A little 7-year-old Syrian girl, who survived a deadly missile attack when she was an infant, won the Arab Reading Challenge in Dubai, UAE on Thursday, November 10, 2022, taking home Dh 500,000. Sham Al Bakour, was only six months old when her family’s car was struck during violence in Aleppo in December, 2015. Her…...

The Life of Tariq bin Ziyad: The conqueror of Spain

Together, the two generals conquered approximately two-thirds of the Iberian Peninsula as Saragossa, Barcelona, and Portugal were quickly taken. The Muslim army even made its way to France and conquered Lyons. It was the beginning of Muslim rule in Spain until 1492. Hispania fared well as a conquered state by all accounts. The Muslims apparently…...