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Australian PM holds national Iftar in Sydney..

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull hosted a Ramadan Iftar on Thursday evening 16 June at Kirribilli House, Sydney, a first by an Australian PM. The invited guests included Muslim leaders and young activists from all states as well as interfaith representatives from Sydney. Mr ... More

Minibus blast in Kabul kills 14, wounds eight..

KABUL: An explosion hit a minibus in the Afghan capital, Kabul, early on Monday, killing and wounding at least 14 people, a government official said said, although it was not immediately clear who was on board the bus. Interior Minister spokesman Sediq Sediqqi said that eight ... More

Pak-Afghan delegations meet in Islamabad to disc..

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani and Afghan delegations met on Monday in the first senior-level talks aimed at reducing tensions at the Torkham border crossing along the Pak-Afghan border. "A six-member Afghan delegation is being led by Afghan Deputy Foreign Minister Hekmat Khalil Ka ... More

How India`s 2002 Gujarat riots unfolded. 14 Year..

AHMEDABAD: An Indian court jailed 24 Hindus Friday, 11 for life, over the massacre of dozens of Muslims in Gujarat state in 2002, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi was chief minister. The Gulbarg Society Massacre was one of the deadliest single incidents during religious riots ... More

Thousands gather for funeral honouring Muhammad ..

LOUISVILLE: The world begins two final days of mourning for Muhammad Ali on Thursday when the boxing great was honored with a Muslim funeral a day before receiving a final goodbye with an interfaith service. Ali, one of the transcendent figures of the 20th Century for his boxi ... More

11 killed, 36 wounded in central Istanbul explos..

ISTANBUL: Two people were killed and eight others wounded on Tuesday when a car bomb struck a police vehicle in central Istanbul, news channel Haberturk reported on its website. A top official says a car bomb attack targeted a police vehicle in Istanbul has killed 11 people. G ... More

Newly built Austrian refugee shelter set on fire..

VIENNA: A building in northern Austria that was due to house dozens of asylum seekers was deliberately set on fire, the Red Cross said on Wednesday, a rare case of violence against a refugee centre in a country that has taken in a large number of migrants. The new wooden build ... More

Pakistan PM open-heart surgery successful : UK..

LONDON: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's open-heart surgery has been performed successfully in London, confirmed the premier's daughter on Tuesday. Maryam added the prime minister will be shifted to the ICU with in the next hour. In a separate tweet she also thanked the ... More

Babri Mosque demolition by Hinudu Extremists : H..

India:Hindu and Muslim leaders have met for a negotiated settlement of the Babri Masjid dispute with both sides saying a peaceful way to resolve the issue must be found. Mahant Narendra Giri, the newly elected President of All India Akhara Parishad, met Hashim Ansari, the olde ... More

Over 2,500 people have been killed in US drone s..

Pakistan: The drone strike that killed Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Mansour in Balochistan earlier this week has once again strained Pak-US ties, with Pakistan terming the attack a 'violation of sovereignty' and the United States (US) vowing to continue targeting terrorist ... More

"Double standards" : Erdogan blasts Europe`s sil..

ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday lashed out at Europe's silence over the execution of a veteran Islamist leader in Bangladesh, accusing the West of “double standards”. “If you are against political executions, why did you remain si ... More

Bangladesh executes top Jamaat leader Motiur Rah..

DHAKA: Bangladesh on Tuesday executed the leader of the country's largest Jamaat-e-Islami party for war crimes, officials said, a move set to exacerbate tensions in the volatile Muslim-majority nation. Motiur Rahman Nizami, leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami party, was hanged ... More

Ramadan Blessings..

The word Ramadan comes from the Arabic root ramida or ar-ramad, which means scorching heat or dryness, Ramzan is the holly month and it is ninth month according to the Islamic calendar,it is ... More

legends Muhammad Ali Proud being Muslim. ..

BOXING made Muhammad Ali famous, but his conversion to Islam — and the meaning the world attached to it — made him a global historical figure. Ali’s conversion came to be u ... More

Ramadan ..

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, Muslims worldwide observe this as a month of fasting. This annual observance is regarded as one of the Five Pillars of Islam. The month la ... More

Islam is a Religion of Peace..

I have always wondered that why do people try to give their opinion even when they realize that they do not know anything about the subject. Perhaps it is a human tendency to speak on matter ... More

Angolas yellow fever death toll rises to 158 :Wo..

A yellow fever happening in Republic of Angola that began late last year has killed 158 people, up from fifty a month past, as deaths from the illness transmitted by mosquitoes accelerate, a ... More

Muslim nations disdain ISIL , Islam is a Religio..

a news agency recent survey on #ISIL prove that muslims overwhelmingly expressed negative views of #ISIL. but most of the victim of this organization are muslims most of them think thes ... More

Islamic finance can help solve global crisis: Tu..

Islamic finance is based on growth of assets, not financial engineering, and this organic growth makes it different from Western debt constructs, Justice and Development (AK) Party parliamen ... More

Israeli Mercenaries Awarded Contract for Aparthe..

Israeli companies are using the lesson they lead occupying Gaza to militarize the US border against native Americans.. Native American have drawn parallels between the occupation of Native A ... More

Climate change a growing factor for Muslims at H..

As Muslims around the world begin preparing for a month of Ramadan fasting Thursday, many will be doing so in conditions increasingly harshened by climate change. In some countries, the s ... More

Famed Pakistani qawwal Amjad Sabri died gun attack in Karach..

KARACHI: Renowned Qawwal Amjad Sabri was shot dead in Karachi Wednesday afternoon, after unknown assailants fired at his vehicle in the city's Liaquatabad area. Additional Inspector General Mushtaq Mehar told Dawn that two men riding a motorcycle fired shots at the car, terming the incident as “targeted killing.” He said the motive of the killing is unknown as of now. Sabri, 45, and an associate were travelling in a car in Liquatabad 10 area, when unidentified gunmen fired at their vehicle, cr ... More

Pak-Afghan delegations meet in Islamabad to discuss border tensions

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ISLAMABAD: Pakistani and Afghan delegations met on Monday in the first senior-level talks aimed at reducing tensions at the Torkham border crossing along the Pak-Afghan b ... More

Islamabad, Kabul still poles apart on border gate: #PakAFGBorder

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ISLAMABAD: Pakistani and Afghan officials remained at odds on Thursday over the issue of construction of a gate on the Pakistani side of border at Torkham. The two cou ... More

Ailing Edhi rejected Zardari's offer of treatment abroad :pakistan

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KARACHI: Philanthropist and Edhi Foundation Chairman Abdul Sattar Edhi declined an offer by former president Asif Ali Zardari for treatment abroad in favour of treatment ... More

Australian PM holds national Iftar in Sydney..

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull hosted a Ramadan Iftar on Thursday evening 16 June at Kirribilli House, Sydney, a first by an Australian PM. The invited guests included Muslim leaders and young activists from all states as well as interfaith representatives from Sydney. Mr Turnbull greeted Muslims saying, “I am honoured to be the first Australian Prime Minister to host an Iftar during the holy month of Ramadan. To the approximately five hundred thousand Muslim Australians across our country and to more ... More

Newly built Austrian refugee shelter set on fire, says Red Cross

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VIENNA: A building in northern Austria that was due to house dozens of asylum seekers was deliberately set on fire, the Red Cross said on Wednesday, a rare case of violen ... More

Bulgarian town bans face veil in public: Bulgaria

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SOFIA: A Bulgarian town that is home to a Roma minority practising an ultraconservative form of Islam on Wednesday banned Islamic face veils in public, a first in the cou ... More

Europe intolerant towards Muslim politicians :EU

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 Smear campaigns targeting Muslim politicians across Europe, which have seen many forced to quit, highlight an attitude of intolerance toward Muslims. With the rise ... More

Death toll from Indonesia floods, landslides rises to 43..

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Banyumas, Indonesia: The death toll from landslides and flooding in Indonesia rose to 43 on Monday, an official said, after hundreds of homes were engulfed by surging torrents of mud and rock. Hundreds of rescuers were searching through wrecked houses and mounds of earth for 19 villagers still missing after days of rain triggered the landslips and flash floods on mountainous Java island at the weekend. The natural disasters happened across densely populated Central Java province, with fast-moving walls of mud, ro ... More

Germany draws, England wins and Ukraine out of Euro 2016

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Germany provided the first goalless draw, England earned the first comeback victory and Ukraine became the first team to be eliminated from the European Championship on T ... More

Thousands gather for funeral honouring Muhammad Ali

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LOUISVILLE: The world begins two final days of mourning for Muhammad Ali on Thursday when the boxing great was honored with a Muslim funeral a day before receiving a fina ... More

11 killed, 36 wounded in central Istanbul explosion

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ISTANBUL: Two people were killed and eight others wounded on Tuesday when a car bomb struck a police vehicle in central Istanbul, news channel Haberturk reported on its w ... More