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Warning: Canada Is Not What You Think It Is
21 Feb 2017 07:47

Warning: Canada Is Not What You Think It Is

Islam Times - Warning: if you believe Canada is a pretty, picture-postcard Islamophobia-free zone, then I recommend you stop reading this column. You're about to be profoundly disappointed, shocked, or both.

 
Social Media Go Big in Beating the Western Mainstream Media
19 Feb 2017 06:07

Social Media Go Big in Beating the Western Mainstream Media

Islam Times - So far the role of the social media in the Muslim world’s uprisings has been heavily highlighted by the Western analysis, media, and political circles.

 
US Resigned National Security Adviser, Michael Flynn
15 Feb 2017 07:51

Anti-Muslim US National Security Advisor Resigns over Russia Contacts

Islam Times - The national security advisor to the US president has resigned over contacts with Russian diplomats and later lying about their content.

 
All Muslims regardless of age present security risk: White House
2 Feb 2017 07:31

All Muslims regardless of age present security risk: White House

Islam Times - The administration of US President Donald Trump has come under fire for saying that even Muslim children pose a “security risk” to his country.

 
Four large mosques in the Netherlands will be locking their doors during all prayer sessions following an attack on a mosque in the Canadian city of Quebec.
31 Jan 2017 12:18

Dutch mosques shut doors after Quebec attack

Islam Times - Four of the largest mosques in The Netherlands say they will shut their doors during major prayer meetings after six people were killed in attack on a Canadian mosque.

 
Muslims victim of hate culture in Europe
18 Jan 2017 04:59

Muslims victim of hate culture in Europe

Islam Times - Amnesty International has warned that new counter-terrorism laws in Europe discriminate against Muslims and refugees and push the green continent into a deep and dangerous situation of securitization. The new regulations, adopted in 14 member states of the European Union, expose the minorities ...

 
Sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr
5 Jan 2017 06:04

Muslims Mark Anniversary of Sheikh Nimr Execution

Islam Times - Muslims in different countries commemorated the first anniversary of execution of top opposition leader Sheikh Nimr by Saudi regime.

 
Muslim women participate in a self defense class December 16, 2016 in New York City.
21 Dec 2016 05:33

Muslims, Hindus are more likely to intervene for social justice than Christians

Islam Times - A new poll suggests that Muslims and Hindus in the United States are more likely to intervene if they come across a situation, in which someone is being victimized.

 
In this file photograph taken on October 14, 2016, debris of burned houses is seen in Warpait village, Rakhine State, Myanmar.
13 Dec 2016 11:40

Myanmar military behind torching of Rohingya villages: HRW

Islam Times - Human Rights Watch says evidence shows Myanmar’s military is behind the torching of villages belonging to persecuted Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine State, urging the government to allow aid agencies and media into the troubled region.

 
Myanmar Muslims Face Ethnic Cleansing, Genocide amid World Silence
5 Dec 2016 12:02

Myanmar Muslims Face Ethnic Cleansing, Genocide amid World Silence

Islam Times - Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar are facing ethnic cleansing and genocide of unprecedented proportions in the Buddhist country while the world watches indifferently.

 
Muslim world must act to stop Rohingya genocide
5 Dec 2016 08:27

Muslim world must act to stop Rohingya genocide

Islam Times - Malaysia’s premier has called on the global community to help stop the “genocide” of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, slamming the country’s de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, for her inaction on the bloodletting against the minority community.

 
UN Urged to Prevent Muslim Cleansing in Myanmar
27 Nov 2016 06:28

UN Urged to Prevent Muslim Cleansing in Myanmar

Islam Times - The Burmese Rohingya Organization, based in London, asked the UN and other international organization to pressure Myanmar’s government to lift all restrictions on humanitarian aid in western Rakhine State.

 
The Adhan has been recited since the dawn of Islam.
24 Nov 2016 06:46

On Muffling the Call to Prayer

Islam Times - The Adhan, or the call to prayer, has been raised for 15 centuries, that is, since the spread of Islam. It all started with a man called Bilal, a freed slave from Africa who was asked by Prophet Mohammad to stand on the roof of a mosque and recite the Adhan which starts with “God is Great....

 
Arbaeen Commemoration, Harbinger of Muslim Unity
21 Nov 2016 13:08

Arbaeen Commemoration, Harbinger of Muslim Unity

Islam Times - -Millions of Muslims have gathered in the Iraqi city of Karbala as part of the Arbaeen ceremonies commemorating the martyrdom of Imam Hussein AS.

 
Arba’een Congregation and Rise of a New Bloc
19 Nov 2016 05:08

Arba’een Congregation and Rise of a New Bloc

Islam Times - The Shiite Muslims from across the world are moving towards the holy city of Karbala in Iraq to mark Arba'een. Occurring forty days after the Day of Ashura, the Arba’een (forty in Arabic) commemorates fortieth day of the martyrdom of Imam Husayn ibn Ali, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad....

 
Saudi Arabia Revokes New Hajj Bill over Protests by Islamic Countries
19 Nov 2016 04:53

Saudi Arabia Revokes New Hajj Bill over Protests by Islamic Countries

Islam Times - Under the pressure by Islamic countries, Saudi Arabia revokes a newly introduced bill to change Hajj regulation for better revenues.

 
ISIS Not Protector of Sunnis, Evidence Proves
14 Nov 2016 12:18

ISIS Not Protector of Sunnis, Evidence Proves

Islam Times - Human Rights Watch (HRW) says ISIS terrorists have staged chemical attacks in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul.

 
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte
9 Nov 2016 09:19

Philippines President Approves Autonomy for Muslims

Islam Times - Philippines President has approved a plan that is designed to give more authority to the Muslim population in the southern areas.

 
Viewpoints of Iran Leader on Confronting Arrogant Powers
5 Nov 2016 09:48

Viewpoints of Iran Leader on Confronting Arrogant Powers

Islam Times - Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution has always reiterated on the need to understand the enemy and confront arrogant powers especially the United States.

 
Muslims hold Friday prayers in front of the Colosseum in Rome, Italy, October 21, 2016, to protest against mosque closures.
22 Oct 2016 09:45

Muslims protest mosque closure in Italy’s Rome

Islam Times - Hundreds of Muslims in Italy have held a demonstration in Rome to express their outrage at recent mosque closures in the capital.