At Eid prayers in a rainswept Aberdeen this month, the imam gave thanks to Allah Almighty for the blessings of life in Britain. We had successfully completed a month of fasting while Muslims in China were banned from observing Ramadanand in other parts of the world, many fasted through
In an interview to CNN’s Freed Zakaria ahead of his US visit, Prime Minister Modi said that Indian Muslims would live and die for India and would not want to do anything bad for India. (Express News Service, 2014). PM Modi while addressing a gathering
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has offered his condolences to the families of thousands of Bosnian civilians murdered during the 1995 Srebrenica massacre. His comments came in a written statement on Saturday, the 20th anniversary of the genocide. Erdogan described the incident as one of
The United States trumpets education as one of its shining successes of the war in Afghanistan, But is it?
Azmat Khan BuzzFeed News Reporter ZHARI DISTRICT, Afghanistan — Here in the birthplace of the Taliban, children would climb up on Joe DeNenno and hang off his Army-issued rucksack as if it were a jungle gym. “Ruckriders,” he called them. The 24-year-old first lieutenant didn’t just
English cricketer Moeen Ali, who will be making his Ashes debut on Wednesday in Cardiff said he is resolved to fast during the match. Ali, who was born in Birmingham and has a Pakistani heritage, is a left-handed batsman and right-arm off-spin bowler who currently plays
It was around this time last year that the trustees of Bradford’s final remaining synagogue faced a tough choice. The roof of the Grade II-listed Moorish building was leaking; there was serious damage to the eastern wall, where the ark held the Torah scrolls; and