Demonstrators will take to the streets of Dublin on Tuesday, March 21, protesting the European court ruling, which allows employers to ban the Muslim headscarf in workplace.
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Offering viewers a unique insight into the Irish Muslim community, a BBC program will broadcast on Monday, March 6, telling the stories and experiences of Muslim families in Northern Ireland.
A Technology institute in Waterford, south-east of Ireland, will be hosting a special cultural event to mark the World Hijab Day next February 1, inviting students to don the hijab and chat with successful Muslim women who wear the Islamic attire.
The imam of Dublin mosque urged the Irish families on Friday, January 13, to help the newly-arrived Syrian refugees to integrate in the society, a few hours before a special welcome event at the Islamic center.
A new research has found that Muslims in Ireland are better educated than general population, achieving the highest average of years of schooling in the European country.
Setting a precedent in flights, an Irish airline has ordered a passenger off a flight after he ‘verbally abused’ Muslim passengers.
Leaders of the Irish Muslim community have urged the government to become more engaged in their fight against radicalization, rising concerns over recent deportation pledges by the Irish Minister for Justice and Equality.
The Irish national television (RTÉ) has turned down calls by a prominent Muslim scholar in Ireland to broadcast a call to prayer at iftar time during the holy fasting month of Ramadan.
Worshipping Allah side by side, the Muslim community in Northern Ireland has overcome ethnic and sectarian divisions, offering a role model to Muslims worldwide.
The distribution of leaflets misquoting the Qur’an in church newsletters has triggered criticism from Irish Muslim leaders, who condemned them as a “deliberate attempt” to spread anti-Muslim hatred.