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Ireland Allows Muslim Police Officers to Wear Hijab

The police service of Ireland announced on April 4 it would follow the footsteps of its Scottish and Northern Ireland counterparts by allowing Muslim female officers to wear the hijab, Irish Legal reported. “I hope this move will encourage people from minority communities to join the ‘An Garda Síochána’ police service,” expressed Commissioner Drew Harris. …

Christchurch Attacks: Muslim Women Still Fear Wearing Hijab in Public

CHRISTCHURCH – Two weeks after Christchurch massacre, many Muslim women in New Zealand are still too scared to wear their hijab in public, a local community which is concerned with serving migrant and refugee women in New Zealand said, Radio NZ reported. The non-profit organization, Shakti Community Council, currently assists 13 New Zealander Muslim women affected …

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 …

Meet First US Air Force JAG Officer to Wear Hijab

Lebanese-American Lt. Maysaa Ouza is making history as the first lawyer to wear hijab as part of the Air Force’s Judge Advocate General’s Corps program, Air Force Times reported. “At officer training, I was the first Muslim that most of my colleagues had ever met,” Ouza told NBC documentary. “Islam and the Air Force have more similarities …

So Young for Wearing Hijab, I Want to Take it Off!

In this counseling answer: •It is very important that you realize that we all are tested, that yes the shaitan does whisper to Allah’s servant’s to pull them away from their creator.  However, we have free choice. • We have the ability to think for ourselves and choose the right path.  We have the option …

Before You Judge Your Non-Hijabi Sister...

Before You Judge Your Non-Hijabi Sister...

Scrolling down through Facebook, an image of sisters in different stages of hijab was shown . It started with one who didn’t cover at all and ended with one in niqab. A debate was quickly sparked as to how we shouldn’t judge these sisters because the hijab journey is a very difficult one. As Muslim sisters, we …

In Solidarity with Muslims, NZ to Broadcast Adhan, Hold Hijab Events on Friday

WELLINGTON – The Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, announced on March 20 that the Pacific nation will observe a two-minute silence in memory of the Christchurch Muslim martyrs and the Adan call to Islamic prayer will be broadcast nationally on Friday, March 22 in solidarity with the Muslim New Zealanders, GeoTV reported. Speaking …

How To Answer Tough Questions Online?

How To Answer Tough Questions Online?

Short Answer: We are living in an age when the engines of Islamophobia are working overtime to blow out the light of Islam if they can. But Allah Almighty has promised: {They aim to extinguish God’s light with their utterances: but God has willed to spread His light in all its fullness, however hateful this may be to all who …

Face Veil

Is Face Veil (Niqab) Compulsory?

Short Answer: You are doing the right thing; following the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) to the letter since the wives of the Prophet (may Allah be pleased with them) used to do exactly what you did by covering their faces when they were surrounded by strangers, therefore not a permanent face cover. You are …



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