Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday strongly criticized Austria’s move to close mosques and expel Turkish-funded imams, slamming the decision as anti-Islamic and promising a response. Continue reading “Erdogan Warns Austria’s Islamophobia Will Lead To ‘HOLY WAR’”
Toronto police are investigating an attack on an 11-year-old girl whose hijab was repeatedly cut on her way to school, heightening pressure on Canadian governments to take further action against attacks on Muslims. Continue reading “11 y/o Muslim girl attacked after man cuts her hijab on her way to school”
For nearly 40 years, women in Iran have had to wear headscarves in public – a strict Islamic dress code that has been in place since the 1979 revolution. Those seen without the proper hijab head-covering have been fined, lashed or imprisoned for leaving part of their hair uncovered. Continue reading “Muslim Women No Longer Need To Wear Hijab In Iran”
For the first time ever, Playboy has featured a Muslim American in the pages of its magazine.
A chess player banned from the Iranian national women’s team for attending an international competition without wearing a headscarf has joined the US team. Continue reading “This Iran chess player switches to US because she refused to wear a hijab”
A Muslim woman was forced to remove her veil as a new law banning niqabs came into force in Austria.
Police Scotland has announced that the hijab will become part of its official uniform as it aims to create a more diverse force. Continue reading “Muslims rejoice after Scotland’s Police approves hijab as official uniform for Muslim policewomen. Alhamdulillah”