Why Did Egypt Goalkeeper Refuse Man of the Match Award?

Egypt goalkeeper Mohamed El-Shenawy refused his Man of the Match award, following his incredible display against Uruguay, as the award was sponsored by beer maker Budweiser. Continue reading “Why Did Egypt Goalkeeper Refuse Man of the Match Award?”

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South Africa rated one of the world’s top Muslim-friendly destinations

South Africa has been ranked one of the top 10 most Muslim-friendly travel destinations for 2018 among non-organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) countries in the annual Mastercard-Crescent Rating Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI). This adds a boost to Cape Town Tourism’s ongoing campaign to seeking growth in this market segment.

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Az-Zahrawi, the Great Muslim Surgeon Who Influenced Modern Medical Science

The 10th century saw the zenith of the Umayyad golden age in Andalusia. Under the leadership of ‘Abd ar-Rahman An-Nasir (r. 912-961) and his son Al-Hakam II, this dynasty established sovereignty over the majority of the Iberian Peninsula. The capital Cordoba developed into Europe’s greatest metropolis, a thriving city of half a million, where educational and religious institutions as well as trade and industry flourished in an atmosphere of intellectual ferment. Continue reading “Az-Zahrawi, the Great Muslim Surgeon Who Influenced Modern Medical Science”

Muslim father forgives his 22-year-old son’s murderer in USA, stating it’s due to Islam’s teachings on forgiveness

What would you have done if someone killed your son? Would you have forgiven the murderer? Well, that’s exactly what a Muslim father did as his son who was stabbed to death when he was delivering pizza. Continue reading “Muslim father forgives his 22-year-old son’s murderer in USA, stating it’s due to Islam’s teachings on forgiveness”