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Berlin: Authorities are unresponsive to Mosque attacks

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SHAFAQNA- At least 14 cases of mosque attacks have been registered in Berlin since 2016. It was mostly about right-wing and Islamophobic acts of unknown perpetrators, as the Senate administration stated after a request by Greens MPs in a response…

Berlin court upholds headscarf ban for public servants in teacher's case

SHAFAQNA- Berlin court has ruled that a law prohibiting a Muslim teacher from wearing a headscarf in a public school doesn't violate her constitutional right to religious freedom. The dpa news agency reported Wednesday that the Berlin…

Shia Studies Int’l Conference Planned in Berlin

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SHAFAQNA-The second edition of a Shia studies international conference in Germany titled “Science, Ethics and Art in Shia World with a Focus on Medina” is planned to be held on October 19-20 in Berlin. According to the Iranian Cultural…

Berlin Islamic Center Hosts Quran Contest

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SHAFAQNA- The contenders competed in four categories, namely Quran recitation, memorization and Quranic concepts as well as Adhan (call to prayers), the website of the center reported. It was organized on the occasion of the birth anniversary…

Berlin university becomes latest in Germany to lose Muslim prayer rooms

SHAFAQNA- A Berlin university has closed its Muslim prayer room, becoming the latest in a string of German education centres to shut facilities for Muslim students. The Technical University of Berlin (TU Berlin), a prestigious research institute…