Europe

Paris attacks: the Muslim victims of terrorist bullets

SHAFAQNA - Houda Saadi, a 35-year-old waitress of Tunisian descent, was celebrating her birthday with her sister Halima and 10...

Paris’s Muslims and Jews are now more anxious than...

SHAFAQNA - After the attacks, Muslims hope to escape a backlash. Jews hope the majority has finally understood the threat. UNDER...

Why Muslims in France feel vulnerable – Paris’ suburb...

SHAFAQNA - On a housing estate in Lucé about 100 metres from the local mosque, three young men of Arab...

Welsh Muslims live in fear of sectarian repercussions after...

SHAFAQNA - Welsh Muslims are living in "immense fear" of backlashes following the Paris terrorist attacks, according to the...

UK press watchdog urged to act against media slurs...

SHAFAQNA - The UK press watchdog must start considering cases of discrimination against groups of people, after some “grossly irresponsible”...

Muslim-Led Remembrance Service Could Help Combat Extremism, Military Imam...

SHAFAQNA - The first Islamic-led commemoration of Britain's war dead could help unite Muslims to reclaim the public perception of...

British in the UK face a crisis – Islamophobia...

SHAFAQNA - The majority of British Muslims say they have witnessed discrimination against followers of the Islamic faith and that...

14th Palestinians in Europe Conference to be held in...

SHAFAQNA - The presidency of the Palestinians in Europe Conference, the Palestinian Return Centre, London, and the Adalah Centre in...

Young Muslims raise £400k for charities at Heaton Park...

SHAFAQNA - Members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association took part in a 10k for charities including The Royal British...

2015 Arbaeen Procession to be held in the UK...

SHAFAQNA - The Husaini Islamic Trust UK works all year around to bring you the UK Arbaeen Procession. It is...

Powerful blast rocks Stockholm

SHAFAQNA - A powerful explosion has rocked central Stockholm. Friday’s blast happened in the Sodermalm area of the Swedish capital. Police are...

Britain shuts down plan for mega-Mosque

SHAFAQNA - The Department for Communities and Local Government has rejected an appeal against the refusal to grant permission to...

French city to introduce Islam classes in its schools...

SHAFAQNA - Schools in Alsace-Moselle, a region in the eastern part of France, will reportedly introduce Islam as an option...

Burlington Mosque Uses Messages of Love to Fight Vandalism

SHAFAQNA-A mosque in Burlington, the US state of Massachusetts, that was the target of graffiti by vandals on Sunday...

Italy closes Musa Sadr case – prominent Shia cleric

SHAFAQNA - Italy’s prosecutor general shut the book on the 1978 disappearance of prominent Shia cleric Musa Sadr, concluding that...

I am British, Muslim, and afraid of my own...

SHAFAQNA - It seems I’m the reason why Britain’s counter-terrorism strategy is going to fail. Though raised in an inner-city London...

Don’t Bomb Syria-Meeting in Parliament – Exclusive

SHAFAQNA - Foreign Affairs Committee urges David Cameron not to press for Syria air strikes vote until 'coherent international strategy'...

Aussie Police Targets Hijab Photo Shoot

SHAFAQNA - A famous hijab fashion house photo shoot was swarmed by police officers who mistook the white and pink...

Islamic center of Swiss condemns death sentence for Sheikh...

SHAFAQNA - The Ahl-ul-Bayt (AS) Islamic Cultural Center in Switzerland in a statement condemned the move by Saudi Arabia to...

New Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies set to open...

SHAFAQNA - After 13 years of wait, a stunning new Oxford Center for Islamic Studies is expected to open early...

British MPs call for release of opposition leaders in...

SHAFAQNA - A group of British Members of Parliament have put forward a motion in the UK House of Commons...

Blair Lied About Iraq, Here’s the Evidence

SHAFAQNA - Two weeks ago I found myself in conversation with Dr. Hans Blix, head of the United Nations weapons...

Finnish Muslims broadly back Helsinki mosque – but question...

SHAFAQNA - The city of Helsinki has not yet agreed on a site for the new building – an issue...

Interfaith Seminar – 30 priests from Denmark visited the...

SHAFAQNA - 30 priests from Denmark visited the Al Khoei Foundation in London to discuss issues related to interfaith...

Archaeologists Discover 3,500-Year Old Mycenaean Warrior, His Treasures

SHAFAQNA - While digging for artifacts at the Palace of Nestor in southern Greece, an archaeological team headed up by...

Islamic Human Rights Commission – A letter to the...

SHAFAQNA - Monday 26 October 2015 Prince Zeid bin Ra'ad Special Procedures Branch Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights c/o OHCHR-UNOG 8-14 Avenue...

UK has an Islamophobia problem warn Muslim leaders

SHAFAQNA - The Muslim Council of Britain expresses concern at figures showing anti-Muslim attacks in London increased by 70% in...

Azerbaijan and the case for peaceful religious coexistence

SHAFAQNA - In April, the Kantor Center in Tel Aviv released a report highlighting that 2014 was one of the...

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