News

The Carnage

Lizzie Dearden in the Independent: ‘ Israeli forces have been accused of carrying out war crimes during a day of “carnage” [August 2014] in the Gaza Strip that has been called Black Friday. A report by Amnesty International on alleged atrocities in … read more

Ideas

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S. Parvez Manzoor: Din, Dunya, Dahr.

Secularism, it has often been claimed, is an (illegitimate) offspring of Christianity. Certainly, it is impossible for a Muslim reader not to take notice of the theological moorings of secularity that are Christian not only in origin but also in … read more

Qur'an

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Surah Ar-Rahman

Ustadh Saleem Kayani’s study circle – mp3 file tafsir of Surah Ar- Rahman, click here. read more

Blogs

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Lessons from Egypt

Sisi’s charm offensive in London click here to read more read more

Surveillance State

From the mouth of babes!

The Evening Standard reports (27 July 2015), ‘ A three-year-old child is among hundreds of young Londoners who have been identified as potential future extremists or at risk of radicalisation … The three-year-old is from Tower Hamlets and was referred as “part … read more

Islamicate Archives

ELM Concept Drawing

The East London Mosque 1982 – unveiling of foundation plaque

From Impact International, October 1982: …About two months ago, a gentleman saw the artist’s drawing of the proposed mosque at the Islamic Cultural Centre East London Mosque, 1982 read more

Featured Videos

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Eid ul-Fitr Prayer in Moscow (2015)

Footage shot from a drone shows large numbers of Moscow’s two million Muslims praying outside the city’s central mosque to celebrate Eid al-Fitr. The Russian capital is home to roughly two million Muslims, with Islam the second most popular religion … read more

Jobs

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Office Administrator

Employer: Apex Primary School… Job Type: Full Time… Location: Ilford, London… We have a strong ethos that boasts a friendly working environment and is devoted in developing children’s academic and Islamic well being… For further information or to apply click … read more

Biographies

General Kenan Evren (1917 – 2015)

A Turkish military officer who assumed his country’s presidency by leading a coup. General Kenan Evren led a military coup in Turkey and then imposed the     harshest repression in his country’s history leading to his trial and conviction … read more