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Nine months after mosque killings, Quebec Muslims still waiting...

SHAFAQNA - ‘They came to see us, they sympathized with us, but there was not any big change,’ said mosque...

Quebec bans face covering in public services, raising worries...

SHAFAQNA - Quebec has adopted a law that will force people to show their faces when taking the bus or...

Where are the Shia of Ali? Supporting the oppressed...

SHAFAQNA - The following was forwarded to Shafaqna by a rights activist based in Toronto, Canada. For his voice...

CANADA – Mentorship program sees Muslim professionals mentor Muslim...

SHAFAQNA - The initiative links learners with established workers in fields where minorities lack representation. In one of the first jobs...
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EXCLUSIVE: ASHURA 2017 – TORONTO

SHAFAQNA - To bring you a better coverage of Ashura across the world Shafaqna has asked Firas Al Najim, a...

Somali refugee faces terror charges in Canada attacks

SHAFAQNA- Canadian media say a Somali refugee has faced five counts of attempted murder and other terror charges in connection...

Letter from Canadian prime minister to Aung San Suu...

SHAFAQNA - The Prime Minister spoke with Aung San Suu Kyi, the de facto leader of Burma, last week and...

Calgary Muslims aim for 200,000 volunteer hours for Canada...

SHAFAQNA - There's a group of volunteers across Canada that hope to log a million hours giving back to their communities — and...

Health Canada bans main source of artificial trans fats

SHAFAQNA- Health Canada is taking the final steps toward a ban on the main source of artificial trans fats in...

Canadian labor union joins boycott Israel campaign

SHAFAQNA - Canada's largest private-sector labor union with over than 310,000 members across the country, has adopted a motion...

Rally planned in Vancouver to protest Islamophobia, immigration

SHAFAQNA - Over 700 Vancouverites are expected to converge at Vancouver City Hall this Saturday (August 19) to protest...

Anti-racism rally planned in Vancouver to protest opponents of...

SHAFAQNA - Over 700 Vancouverites are expected to converge at Vancouver City Hall this Saturday (August 19) to protest a...

Finally Muslims to have their own cemetery in Quebec...

SHAFAQNA - Finally the Muslims living Quebec City will have their own cemetery. Mayor Regis Labeaume and members of the Muslim...

Quebec’s Muslim to have their own cemetery

SHAFAQNA- Quebec City's Muslims have been looking for a cemetery for two decades, but made a renewed push after they...

Canadians protest in front of Israeli consulate

SHAFAQNA - A Protest Rally was organized by United for Palestine in front of Israeli consulate in Toronto, Canada,...

Canada’s Involvement in Supporting Terrorism and Aggressive Warfare By...

SHAFAQNA- The Canadian government has disgraced itself by involving itself in aggressive warfare and by supporting terrorism. Publicly endorsing illegal regime...

Canada Halal Food Festival Takes Muslims Back in Time

SHAFAQNA- The Halal Food Festival Toronto, North America’s biggest halal fair, took Muslim visitors back in time to see their...

Quebec City Muslim Cemetery Rejected in Referendum

SHAFAQNA -  It was by the slimmest of margins that a plan to establish the Quebec City area’s first...

49 voters to decide fate of Muslim cemetery in...

SHAFAQNA- Whether the Quebec City region will get its first cemetery owned and operated by Muslims will be decided Sunday...

49 people to decide whether Quebec City’s Muslims get...

SHAFAQNA - After six Muslim men were shot dead inside a Quebec City mosque last January, relations between Muslims and...

Halal food festival in Toronto

SHAFAQNA - For the fifth year, the Toronto suburb of Mississauga is hosting what it bills as North America’s...

Big Halal Food Festival in Toronto Slated for Mid-July

SHAFAQNA - For the fifth year, the Toronto suburb of Mississauga is hosting what it bills as North America’s largest...

Big Halal Food Festival in Toronto Slated for Mid-July

SHAFAQNA- For the fifth year, the Toronto suburb of Mississauga is hosting what it bills as North America’s largest halal...

Muslims in Canada thrive on brilliant legacy left by...

SHAFAQNA - The presence of Muslims in Canada dates back to 1854 with the first recorded birth of a Muslim,...

Windsor, Canada Muslim charity food drive spreads across country

SHAFAQNA - A charitable food drive that began with Windsor's Muslim community is spreading to communities across the country and organizers...

Pro-Muslim rally peaceful ahead of anti-Islam rally planned for...

SHAFAQNA - A group of Calgarians gathered at city hall on Saturday ahead of a march against Islam planned for...

Muslim leaders urge government to help protect mosques, schools

SHAFAQNA - Statistics Canada report last week showed hate crimes targeting Muslims rose by 60 per cent across the country...

Quebec City mosque has words of support for Muslims...

SHAFAQNA - An attack Monday outside a mosque in London was all too familiar for Muslims in Quebec City, where just six months...

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