Recently featured in the BBC documentary ‘Muslims Like Us,’ Nabil Abdulrashid, an award winning comedian, is also a loud voice in the ongoing storm over a BBC2 sketch called ‘Real Housewives of ISIS.’
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Looking back at 2016, it’s important to stop for a moment and reflect on the challenges as well as the achievements we had as Muslims so that we develop better understanding of the past year and draw brighter picture of the year to come. Part of what Muslims achieved in 2016 is the excellence in …
A leading British Muslim charity has embarked on its annual charitable giving drive, hosting a series of events to keep the needy and homeless warm, in a season them see as an important time for doing good, giving gifts and being with those you love.
A video showing British Muslims from North West England sharing Christmas gifts with the homeless has went viral on the internet, winning praise from the community for helping the less fortunate in the holiday season.
Paul Ross offered that perhaps the link between Islam and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) would make individuals angry enough to lash out. Surely, he wasn’t seeking to rationalize attempted murder?
Asalamu Alaikum, Thank you for contacting About Islam with your question. Dr. Abdal Hakim Murad discusses cultural identity, being an authentic Muslim, and having a Western identity in the video below: Transcript: Aisha Khaja: What does it mean to be authentically Muslim but deeply rooted in Western culture? People often assume that Islam is something foreign, and …
A BBC documentary on the British Muslim community will air later on December, showcasing the diversity of the religious minority and sparking controversy in the show described as the “Muslim Big Brother”.
In Walsall, West Midlands, students facing all the pressures of college courses and finances, have another pressure to deal with; regular attacks linked to their faith and ethnicity.
A growing number of Muslim youth in the UK and across the world are taking to cyberspace to find their life partner, finding traditional methods of finding a life partner as inapplicable.
MANCHESTER – Muslim women feel their voices are being overlooked and their intellectual input sidelined by the feminist movement. An increasing number also report an atmosphere of abuse legitimized as ‘comment’ on social media from women asserting that a feminist agenda allows or even demands condemnation of Islamic values in relation to marriage, the home …