Why was Finance de-Islamicised in the 19 Century?

An investigation by Timur Kuran, Gorter Family Professor of Islamic Studies at Duke University, and Jared Rubin, Associate Professor at Chapman University,   of 17th and 18th Century Ottoman finances:  . . . The rich pay less for credit because they are relatively unlikely … read more



Parlez vous Français?

The world leader in halal travel is on the look out for a Call Centre Operations Specialist with French speaking skills – click here read more



Loose Database leaks reports, ‘Thomson Reuters are reportedly “working feverishly” to recover more than 2.2 million records which form their ‘World Check’ database of “heightened risk individuals and entities” used by governments, banks, and law firms around the world . . . … read more



Biographies: MUHAMMAD ALI

The American athlete who “literally changed the world of sports forever.”   . . . Muhammad Ali battled, for 32 years, with Parkinson’s disease he suffered with. When the news of his death was flashed tributes poured in from around the … read more


Ramadan Timetables

Ramadan Timetables 2016

Ramadan Timetables for UK & Ireland. Click here to download. Estimated 1st of Ramadan 2016 will begin from the 6th June 2016. Ramadan date is preliminary and may change subject to moon sighting. Visit for further announcements. read more

Surveillance State


UK’s undercover agents

Philip Oltermann in the Guardian, ‘The German government has written to the British Home Office asking for the Pitchford inquiry into undercover policing to be extended to covert operations by British police in Germany.  The inquiry, which was set up … read more



Remembering Rabaa

Rachel Aspden’s book, Generation Revolution: On the Front Line Between Tradition and Change in the Middle East tells the story of young Ruqaya it was the middle of August 2013, soon after the Eid feast that marks the end of … read more

EU News


Mamma Mia, but no laughing matter reports, ‘Davanti a 2500 spettatori paganti e osannanti, Beppe Grillo pesta un’enorme gaffe durante l’ultimo comizio a Padova. Parlando del neoeletto sindaco di Londra, il musulmano Sadiq Khan, il leader del Movimento cinquestelle ha prima esaltato il fatto che … read more

Featured Videos


Malia Bouattia: Against All Odds

Malia Bouattia, President of NUS, on her journey and inspirations at MADE+ Talks in 2015. MADE is an organisaton that works for social and environmental change by building a community of young British Muslims to be socially responsible and active … read more

Muslims in Britain

London Mayoral Race

London mayoral election results: Sadiq Khan set for resounding victory over Zac Goldsmith

London mayoral election results: Sadiq Khan set for resounding victory over Zac Goldsmith Labour’s Sadiq Khan is leading the race to be London Mayor, according to a live count of votes across the capital. Labour’s Sadiq Khan has won the … read more


Tories & Tradition

Oliver Letwin is very much in the tradition of Tory social engineers . . . click here. read more



Surah Al-Qalam

Ustadh Saleem Kayani’s study circle – mp3 file tafsir of Surah Al-Qalam (68), based on Amin Ahsan Islahi’s Tadabbur-e Qur’an, click here read more

Bir Osmanlı sevgilinin köşesi

Dr. Sarah Hackett’in kitabı

Yabancilar, Azınkilar ve Entegrazyon, İngiltere ve Almanya’da Müslüman göcmenlerin tecrübeleri Yayınevi: Manchester Üniversitesi Baskı, 2016 Bu kitabın yazarı, Dr. Sarah Hackett, Bath Spa Üniversitesinde ögretin üyesi  ve Modern Avrupa Tarihi öğretiyor. Bu kitap Pakistan ve Türk göcmenlerin hayat ile ilgili … read more