Press Release: Angola and Islam

Press Release: Angola and Islam

  Has Islam been banned in Angola? Are Muslims under siege in this resource rich West African state? Have mosques been destroyed and face further Israeli style desecration? What is going on here? Media and in particular social networks are abuzz with unverified claims...
Eid-ul-Adha 2013

Eid-ul-Adha 2013

Eid-ul-Adha 2013   All praise to the Almighty for blessing us with Eid-ul-Adha on Wednesday, 16 October 2013. As with everything in Islam we celebrate this joyous occasion with the remembrance and worship of Allah. Eid-ul-Adha is a time when we are made to dwell on...
The Arab Turmoil

The Arab Turmoil

Seasons come and go, yet Arab countries are in ongoing turmoil. They called it an ‘Arab Spring’, but even if that ‘spring’ had ever existed in the shape and form that the media portrayed it to be, it never really lasted. It has now morphed into something far more...
Israelis to turn historic mosque into a synagogue

Israelis to turn historic mosque into a synagogue

The Israel Antiquities Authority has decided to turn a historic East Jerusalem mosque into a synagogue, Haaretz has reported. The Nabi Daud Mosque was vandalised recently by Jewish extremists and the authorities plan to erase all evidence that it was ever an Islamic...
Buddhism v Islam in Asia

Buddhism v Islam in Asia

Fears of a new religious strife Fuelled by a dangerous brew of faith, ethnicity and politics, a tit-for-tat conflict is escalating between two of Asia’s biggest religions THE total segregation of Buddhist Arakanese from Muslim Rohingyas is now a fact of life in the...