When Maulana Maududi came to London & the launch of Impact International – some personal stories click here
‘Lest we forget’ – documentation on key episodes in British Muslim life – LATEST: declassified documents reveal callousness of US and French politicians in responding to ethnic cleansing in Bosnia. click here
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In her ‘Stealing from the Saracens – How Islamic Architecture shaped Europe’, Diana Darke “traces ideas and styles from vibrant Middle Eastern centres like Damascus, Baghdad and Cairo, via Muslim Spain, Venice and Sicily into Europe” – just published by Hurst. click here.
Fact files that keep track of told and untold past events – some continue to unfold e.g. the Galileo GPS saga; the Afghanistan war – a unique 13-year archive – LATEST:
Afghanistan: the withheld facts on SAS’s civilian executions. Click here.
Secret State – Foreign Protocols: Iran’s 1953 Coup – new revelations. Click here.
Long Read: Zubair Pasha remembered – the life and times of an illustrious Nineteenth Century Sudanese Patriot click here
Long and short reviews – LATEST: Algeria’s rich cultural heritage – Sites et monuments antiques de L’Algérie translated & revised by Philip Kenrick. click here.