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Dutch Still Get it Wrong on Muslims: New Study

AMSTERDAM – According to Ipsos Perils of Perception survey,  the Dutch people, fuelled by Islamophobia, overestimate the number of Muslims in the Netherlands and the percentage of the population born abroad, Dutch News reported on December 6. The research, which takes place in 37 countries, shows that the Dutch think 26% of the population were born outside …

OIC Calls for Banning Proposed Dutch Caricature Contest

JEDDAH – A leading pan-Islamic group has condemned the “malicious plan” designed by anti-Islam Dutch parliamentarian Geert Wilders to launch a competition on caricatures of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). In its statement cited by Bahrain News Agency (BNA), the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) condemned what it described as “the malicious plan designed …

Dutch Citizens Visit Mosque to Support Muslims

Amsterdam mosque welcomed hundreds of Dutch citizens on Sunday, March 5, who came to show solidarity with the country’s Muslim population, following anti-Islam MP vows to shut mosque and ban Qur’an should he win upcoming elections.

Muslim Women Decry Dutch Burqa Ban

A Netherlands expected ban on Muslim women full-face niqab is casting its shadows on Dutch Muslim women, who feel targeted by extremist voices who rip their religious rights.

How to Fast Too Long Days in the Netherlands

How Should Muslims Fast Too Long Days in the Netherlands?

Wa `alaykum as-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. Dear brother, thank you for your question and for your interest in performing fasting, the fourth pillar of Islam. As for your question, …

Dutch Muslims Celebrate Converts Day

Bringing a galaxy of noted speakers and converts from across the Netherlands, Dutch Muslims held a reception to celebrate new people embracing Islam.

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