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Toronto Muslims Bid for Waste Free Ramadan

Muslims in Greater Toronto Area are preparing to welcome the holy month of Ramadan with an eye on worshipping and the other on protecting their environment, piloting a project called the #Waste Free Ramadan.

Toronto District Appoints Muslim Trustee

The Toronto District School Board trustees have appointed Abdul Hai Patel as the new Trustee for Ward 21 (Scarborough-Rouge River), Iqra.ca reported on Thursday, April 21.

Canada Steak Houses Go Halal

A growing number of Toronto steak houses are adding halal meals to their menus to accommodate the growing Canadian Muslim community.

Toronto Muslim Doctor Pays it Forward to Refugees

Once a refugee himself, Tarek Bin Yameen, a second-year medical student at the University of Toronto, has launched free vision clinics to Syrian refugees in Toronto area, paying it forward to keep hope in a better future.

Blind Reading Quran

Blind Yet Seeing God's Light

My reading material was very limited because I am a totally blind person and the material available about Islam in braille or on tape was not only very little, but also very general. I believe the reason was that the material that I had access to wasn’t written by Muslims and it kind of painted a dark picture of Islam.

Toronto Faiths Join Muslims for Friendship Iftar

For the 10th consecutive year, leaders of faith communities in Toronto gathered at the Sayeda Khadija Centre on Thursday, June 23, to share Ramadan iftar meal in an opportunity to restore and repair interfaith relationships.

Toronto Launches Campaign to Address Islamophobia

The City of Toronto, in conjunction with the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI), has launched a public education campaign to address xenophobia, Islamophobia, and anti-immigrant sentiments.

Ottawa Muslim Student Hails Hero Driver

TORONTO – An Ottawa Muslim student who dons Islamic face-veil has thanked super courageous bus driver who came to her defense after being taunted by another Islamophobic passenger.



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