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Free Sessions Focus on Comparing Bible and Quran in Oxford, Mississippi

SHAFAQNA-  A University of Mississippi professor is opening her fall religion course to people in the Lafayette-Oxford-University community, inviting them to come learn what both the Bible and the Quran teach on several topics. The class,…

The World Wide Web inventor,Tim Berners-Lee, Joining Oxford as Professor

SHAFAQNA- Thursday, October 27, 2016, Oxford officially announced the appointment of Tim Berners-Lee, the World Wide Web inventor, as a professor in Oxford University for the Computer Science department. Berners-Lee, who graduated 40 years…

Uniqlo to launch first hijab range in Britain

SHAFAQNA- Uniqlo is to debut a range of hijab head scarves and tunics in Britain later this month. The hijabs are the fashion brand's second collaboration with Hana Tajima, a British designer, but this is the first time they will available…

Oxford Faith Leaders to Mark Both Christmas, Holy Prophet's (PBUH) Birthday

SHAFAQNA- Oxford faith leaders plan special service as Christmas Eve coincides with Muslim Prophet Muhammad's (PBUH) birthday. Faith leaders are to host a joint ceremony on December 24 to mark the "happy coincidence" of Christmas Eve…

New Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies set to open in January

SHAFAQNA - After 13 years of wait, a stunning new Oxford Center for Islamic Studies is expected to open early next year, with state-of-art features donated by Muslim countries worldwide. Thirteen years after work started, a £100 million…