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DC Comics latest hero is female and Muslim

DC Comics latest hero is female and Muslim

DC Comics latest hero is female and Muslim DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow‘s latest superhero Zari, is a Muslim computer hacktivist from 2042 – a character that was also shaped up to tackle Islamophobia in America, reports The Straits Time. The character played by Iranian-American actor Tala Ashe is beyond perfect. She is all set to join heroes […]

Prince Harry has iftari with Muslim community in Singapore

Prince Harry has iftari with Muslim community in Singapore

By Entertainment Desk Prince Harry broke his fast with 80 Muslim youths and paid tribute to the victims of the London attacks in Singapore on Sunday. The British Royal was in the city on a two-day trip where he visited the Jamiyah Children’s Home, which helps recovering addicts and the homeless. Dishes made from porridge […]

Muslim man, Jewish woman pray together at tribute to Manchester attack victims

Muslim man, Jewish woman pray together at tribute to Manchester attack victims

By Reuters MANCHESTER:  A Muslim man comforted an elderly Jewish women and the pair prayed together at a floral tribute in the centre of Manchester in a symbol of the city’s unity following a suicide bomb attack which killed at least 22 people. Sadiq Patel came and comforted Renee Rachel Black, who was visibly upset, […]

India mob kill two Muslim men over suspected cow theft

India mob kill two Muslim men over suspected cow theft

AFP Two Muslim men have died after they were attacked by Indian villagers who suspected them of stealing cows, police said Monday, the latest such attack over the animal Hindus consider sacred. Police in the northeastern state of Assam said they had registered a murder case over the deaths of Abu Hanifa and Riyazuddin Ali […]

Muslim woman forced to remove hijab at airport in Rome

Muslim woman forced to remove hijab at airport in Rome

By News Desk A Muslim woman said on Friday she was forced by airport security staff in Rome to remove her hijab to get on a flight to London. Aghnia Adzkia, an Indonesian citizen, also filmed her experience at Ciampino Airport where she said she faced discrimination as a Muslim since she saw the staff […]

Muslim woman from viral EDL protest photo says she ‘wasn’t intimidated in the slightest’

Muslim woman from viral EDL protest photo says she ‘wasn’t intimidated in the slightest’

By News Desk An image of an unfazed half-Pakistani, half-Bosnian woman standing her ground, smiling at an English Defence League protestor took social media by storm on Sunday. In an interview with BuzzFeed, the woman of the hour, Saffiyah Khan said she ended up going to the EDL rally “because there is a history of harassment […]

Pakistani man becomes first muslim to join NYPD’s emergency unit

Pakistani man becomes first muslim to join NYPD’s emergency unit

A man of Pakistani origin on Wednesday made history as he became the first Muslim to join the New York City Police Department’s (NYPD) Emergency Services Unit. ─Twitter Sergeant Ali Javed became not only the first Muslim but also the first Pakistani to be became a member of the elite force, NYPD Muslim Officers Society […]

As a Muslim, I strongly support the right to ban the veil

As a Muslim, I strongly support the right to ban the veil

 As a Muslim, I strongly support the right to ban the veil By Monitoring Desk Anne, an assumed name, a 31-year old French woman who has been fined for wearing a niqab while driving, speaks during a news conference in Nantes, western France, April 23, 2010. PHOTO: REUTERS I was raised as an observant Muslim in […]

Muslim girl driven out of school bus in US for wearing hijab

Muslim girl driven out of school bus in US for wearing hijab

UTAH (Yes news) – A Muslim girl was thrown out of a school bus twice in Utah state of US for donning a hijab. The 15-year-old girl, Janna Bakeer, is a student in Timpview High School in Provo City, Utah.  She was taking the bus to home when the driver while using the bus’s intercom […]

New Romanian PM likely to be female Muslim

New Romanian PM likely to be female Muslim

Romania’s Social Democrat Party (PSD) proposed a leftist woman from the country’s tiny Muslim minority as prime minister on Wednesday, a close associate of PSD power broker Liviu Dragnea who was ruled out of the job after being convicted in a 2012 referendum rigging case. Sevil Shhaideh, 52 who must be approved by President Klaus […]

11 children killed as bus runs into Muslim procession in Nigeria

11 children killed as bus runs into Muslim procession in Nigeria

Eleven children were killed when a bus driver lost control of his vehicle and ploughed into a Muslim procession marking the birthday of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) in northern Nigeria, police said Wednesday. The accident Tuesday in Malam Sidi village in Gombe state was due to a brake failure, Ahmed Usman, the spokesperson for police, said. […]