Two Muslim women forced to leave France restaurant
Two veiled women who were told by a French restaurateur that all Muslims are terrorists then forced to leave...
“Don’t make Muslims feel West hates them”, Obama asks Trump
US President Barack Obama has exhorted Republican politician Donald Trump not to make Muslims across the world feel the West...
Muslims too could venture into space in near future, but when?
Islamabad: Muslims too could venture into space in near future, but for that there is a need for enhancing national...
Two Muslim women forced to leave France restaurant
Two veiled women who were told by a French restaurateur that all Muslims are terrorists then forced to leave the restaurant complained to authorities Monday, an anti-Islamophobia campaign group said. The Collective against Islamophobia in France (CCIF), which is supporting the women, said that the incident represented a “racist... Read more
“Don’t make Muslims feel West hates them”, Obama asks Trump
US President Barack Obama has exhorted Republican politician Donald Trump not to make Muslims across the world feel the West hates them, as doing so would have very dangerous consequences. “It won’t make us more safe; it will make us less safe — fuelling ISIL’s notion that the West hates... Read more
Muslims too could venture into space in near future, but when?
Islamabad: Muslims too could venture into space in near future, but for that there is a need for enhancing national capacities in this field along with regional cooperation at all levels, says the 10-year science and technology plan of action for 2016-25 . “Space programmes are expensive and barring a... Read more
Trump tones down anti-Muslim rhetoric
Donald Trump fought off 17 challengers to become the Republican Party’s only remaining presidential candidate, now seems to be backtracking from his remarks about banning Muslims from entering the United States. After a campaign full of controversial statements, he said on Thursday that “it was only a suggestion”. “We have... Read more
“London’s mayor an exception to proposed ban on Muslims” Donald Trump
Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump, who has called for a (temporary) ban on Muslims entering the United States, suggested earlier today that “he would make an exception for London’s newly elected Muslim mayor”, the New York Times reported. “There will always be exceptions,” the Times quoted the real estate billionaire... Read more
Italy only has 8 mosques for an approximately 1.6 million Muslim population
Italy only has 8 mosques for an approximately 1.6 million Muslim population according to a social science researcher and author of Mosques of Italy, Maria Bombardieri, Muslims in Italy have about 800 cultural centres and informal prayer rooms, usually in garages, basements and warehouses which they use for various religious and... Read more
Muslims ‘annoyed’ by support for Trump insists popular Islamic scholar
A well known Islamic scholar has claimed Muslims are “annoyed” by the level of support among Americans for front line US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Ali Qara Daghi, Secretary-General of the Qatar-based International Union of Muslim Scholars (IUMS), told AFP late Wednesday that Trump was also using “attacks... Read more
Muslims not doing enough to prevent attacks insists Donald Trump
The US Republican front running presidential candidate Donald Trump said Muslims were failing to report suspicious activity and they must do more to help prevent attacks such as those that killed at least 30 people in Belgium. “When they see trouble they have to report it, they are not... Read more
Obama admits his failure  to discourage radicalism amongst Muslims
The US President Barack Obama, who completes his second and final term this year, acknowledges that he had failed in persuading the Muslim community to examine the roots of its grievances. In a long interview to the Atlantic magazine, published in its April issue, Mr Obama also emphasises the need for a... Read more
27% of Muslims are very militant, claims Trump
Washington, DC: Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump on Sunday claimed that more than one-fourths of Muslims are “very militant”. In latest controversial statements adding to his anti-Muslim rhetoric, Trump told Fox News, ”It’s (militant Muslims) 27 per cent, could be 35 per cent, would go to war, the hatred is tremendous.”... Read more
“Attack on one faith is attack on all faiths” US president Obama
The US President, Barack Hussain Obama visited a mosque in Baltimore earlier yesterday and assured Muslims that “inexcusable political rhetoric” against them had no place in America. “Attack on one faith is an attack on all faiths,” he declared. “We cannot be bystanders to bigotry.” Mr Obama told the... Read more
Muslims are not like others in Britain, claims former UK race equality chief
Muslim communities are unlike others in Britain and will not integrate in the same way, the United Kingdom’s former head of the equalities watchdog claimed on Wednesday. “It was disrespectful to suppose that Muslim communities would change,” The Times quoted former chairman of Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC),... Read more
Muslims, Sikh file $11m lawsuit after being ejected from airplane
Three New York based Muslims as well as a Sikh have filed an $11 million federal lawsuit demanding a jury trial for being kicked off a flight home from Canada because of their appearance. The US citizens of both South Asian and Arab descent are suing American Airlines and... Read more
Republican frontrunner Donald Trump on Monday unveiled his first TV ad of the presidential election campaign, demanding a ban on Muslims entering the United States and vowing to decapitate the Islamic State group. The 30-second ad will be broadcast in Iowa and New Hampshire from Tuesday, costing $2 million... Read more