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This Muslim Immigrant Ready to Win London Elections

Raised in a council house in west London, 24-year-old Ali Milani is a Muslim immigrant who says he is ready to beat Tory’s seasoned politician Boris Johnson and become Uxbridge and South Ruislip’s next MP. “We’re like the polar opposites — you could not get further from Boris,” Milani, a Labour councilor, told Metro. Born …

Muslims Have the Highest Life Satisfaction: Study

Oneness of God (tawheed) plays an important role in making Muslims imbued with the highest level of life satisfaction Measuring life satisfaction is about as close to quantifying ‘happiness’ as we’ve been able to get thus far Muslim people feel the most satisfied with their lives because they feel the greatest sense of ‘oneness,’ or …

Manchester Islamic School Rated Outstanding Third Year in a Row

This Muslim Girls’ School  is such an inspiring place –  this is why  A Manchester Islamic High School for girls has been rated outstanding for the third year running in its latest glowing Ofsted report. “Parents send their children here mainly because they want their girls to have both worlds. They want them to be …

British Home Secretary Promises to Protect Muslims

The British Home Secretary has promised to give the Muslim community the protection they deserve in reaction to calls for providing mosques more protection in the wake of the Christchurch massacre and subsequent attacks on mosques in Birmingham, Tell Mama reported Tuesday, April 2. “As Home Secretary, I’ve been clear, far and extreme right-wing extremism …

UK Muslim Reflects on Woman’s Solidarity Message

For Dr. Saqib Choudhary, the sight of a hijabi, non-Muslim woman with a sign reading “I am your friend” summed up the very special, peaceful and supporting community in Reading, Berkshire, Getreading reported. “This is a diverse community and a peaceful society,” Dr. Choudhary, 41, who lives in Wokingham, said. “Humanity surpasses everything else, and …

Meet Muneera Rashid - The Vibrant British Muslim Artist

Meet Muneera Rashid - The Vibrant British Muslim Artist

“If We Aren’t Allowed to Take Up Space, We’ll Create Space Ourselves.” Muneera Rashid Muneera Rashid, one half of the hip-hop duo ‘Poetic Pilgrimage’, is a Jamaican-British slam poet, public speaker and actress. As one of the speakers during the Belgian arts centre De Roma‘s ‘female focus’, the vibrant artist gave her perspective on what feminism, decolonization, …

UK Muslims, Jews Volunteer Together on Sadaqa Day

Hundreds of Muslim and Jewish volunteers came together for a day of friendship at the new Golders Green Islamic center in the London Borough of Barnet as part of fifteen interfaith events that took place for the Muslim community’s annual Sadaqa day, Jewish News reported. Julie Siddiqi, who founded Sadaqa Day in 2015, praised the support …

UK Muslim Charity Recognized for Helping Moms, Orphans

UK Muslim Charity Recognized for Helping Moms and Orphans

In recognition of its valuable contributions in helping poor mothers and orphans everywhere, Muslim charity, Save the Mothers Trust (SMT), has won Charity of the Year award at the 7th British Muslim Awards that took place on on February 19th, 2019. “This truly is a remarkable achievement,” SMT Project manager Mohammad Shahid said. Based in …

Hijabi Muslim Teen Enters Boxing Ring with Eye on Olympics

For Safiyyah Syeed, becoming a boxer has been a top list goal when she suffered from anorexia and bulimia a year ago. Now, the 18-year-old hijabi Muslim teen from Bradford hopes to be one of the first Muslim women to compete nationally and take her boxing to the Olympics one day, Metro reported. “I was …

"Muslims Don’t Date, We Marry"

Abandoning his bank job in London six years ago, Shahzad Younas did not dream of owning the biggest Muslim dating website and app Muzmatch. “At the time there were either these really basic websites for Muslims or big dating apps that didn’t quite get our culture,” Shahzad, who was born and bred in Manchester, told …



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