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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


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Davatoglu resignation

Ashley Cowburn, Lizzie Dearden reporting in the Independent, ‘ The Turkish Prime Minister has announced his resignation after falling out with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Ahmet Davutoglu confirmed that he will formally step down at his party’s congress on 22 May following … read more

Muslims in Britain

Sadiq Khan for Mayor!

Yasmin Alibhai-Brown writes in the Guardian, ‘A Khan victory would also demolish the extremists’ anti-western narrative. If a Muslim can be elected by millions of voters of all backgrounds to take charge of the world’s greatest city, how would the … read more


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Zafar Ishaq Ansari

Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji un. The scholar-activist Dr. Ansari  passed away in Islamabad on 24th April 2016 – a loss to the Muslim world of learning. He served as Director General of the Islamic Research Institute, Islamabad from 2006-2011, … read more



Sharia & Socio-Political Expectations

An extract from an essay by Professor Muhammad Rasekh, Professor of Public Law and Jurisprudence, Shahid-Beheshti University, Tehran,  ‘Sharia and Law in an age of Constitutionalism’. * * * Muslim societies have now embraced, largely, the ideas and institutions of … read more



Foster Care Link is an Independent Fostering Agency established in 2004. We are rated Outstanding by Ofsted. We specialise in finding Muslim foster families for Muslim children. We have a track record of working with forty-five Local Authorities over the … read more

Surveillance State


CCTV in student prayer rooms

The University of Westminster has been criticised by students for installing cameras in prayer rooms on all campuses, after failing to consult the Students’ Union who oppose the move. The cameras were installed in October 2015 in all prayer rooms and … read more

Islamicate Archives

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Forgotten Heroes

[image: Hayat Khan Tiwana, the first Indian holding a commission in World War I, later reaching the rank of Major General] Birmingham Mail reports, ‘ Twice as many Muslim soldiers supported Allied forces in World War One than was previously thought, … 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

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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