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Minute's silence marks one-year anniversary of London mosque terror attack

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Shafaqna- Relatives of victim Makram Ali joined survivors, Muslim leaders and politicians gather for a moment of silence to mark London mosque attack anniversary , killing father-of-six Makram Ali and injuring 12 others when a man drove his…

Tower blocks could be torn down says London Mayor Sadiq Khan

SHAFAQNA - High-rise tower blocks dating from the 1960s and 1970s could be torn down in the wake of the deadly Grenfell Tower fire, London mayor Sadiq Khan said. Writing in the Observer, Mr Khan it may well be the "defining outcome…

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Calls For Cancellation of Trump State Visit

SHAFAQNA- Speaking to the UK's Channel 4 News, London Mayor Sadiq Khan reiterated that he thought a planned state visit to the UK for Trump should be called off. "I don't think we should roll out the red carpet to the President of the USA…

Donald Trump Jr makes unfortunate comments on London attack

SHAFAQNA - As London reeled from Wednesday’s terror attack, Donald Trump Jr. insulted the city’s Mayor Sadiq Khan on Twitter, by partially quoting an old interview he had given. Donald Trump Jr. is ready to throw off the mockery…

"Fasting for Ramadan won't be easy says," Sadiq Khan

SHAFAQNA - Is it really that bold to be the first Muslim mayor and be unafraid to be Muslim? I don’t call myself a Muslim politician; I’m not a Muslim spokesperson or leader, and it’s important to clarify that because otherwise you’re…

New Mayor of London takes on Donald Trump's Islamophobia

SHAFAQNA - The new Mayor of London is determined to hug the headlines as he offered to educate Mr Donald Trump on Islam ... A career Islamophobe, Mr Trump has lived and breathed xenophobia over the past months, riding fear and prejudice to propel…
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Sadiq Khan as Mayor of London ... what now for Muslims?

SHAFAQNA -With Sadiq Khan set to become the next Mayor of London, Muslims are not quire sure such development will actually play in their favour - at least as far as Islamophobia and radicalism are concerned. Having a Muslim Mayor will not…