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My journey in Science and in Islam!

SHAFAQNA- I was born into a family that was not too religious. My grandmother was Buddhist so that was what we practiced at home – burning joss sticks, joss papers, praying in front of the altar etc. I would tag along whenever my parents…

Hungarian Muslims 'feel the hate' as vote on migrants looms

SHAFAQNA - Maja is no immigrant, she's a Muslim convert. But in the febrile atmosphere in Hungary ahead of Sunday's referendum on refugees, she says her religion has made her a target for abuse. "We Hungarians are normally kind, friendly…

Hungary’s Muslims and Jews see no problem taking in refugees

SHAFAQNA - How will they fit in? What influence will religion have? Refugees entering Hungary by the thousands might want to move on, to Germany or Sweden, but the EU’s quota distribution system will restrict their choice. Hungary will…