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Mar 11, 2013, NEWS

In News on March 10, 2013 at 11:34 am

A Celebration of Women’s History Month Through Islam Faith.

Islam is a religion of peace. Jordan Cox, Southern Utah University News.

Islam’s wide embrace. Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi, Asian Age.

Islam a way of life designed to bring happiness and contentment. Nedal Mefleh, Anderson SC Independent Mail.

Muslim doctor opens Shifa Free Clinic for women in South Carolina. Post & Courier.

Muslim medical clinic offers ‘healthcare for all’. Memphis Commercial Appeal.

Islam that empowers women. Samina Yasmeen, Washington Post. 

United Arab Emirates helps Joplin ‘think big’ in rebuilding tornado-scarred schools. Washington Post.

Islamic Society of Joplin plans cultural nights for public. Joplin Globe.

A Muslim school is opening in Hazelwood Missouri at Dar AlJalal Islamic Center. Hazelwood Patch.

Faith Islamic Academy encourages students to read. Akron Beacon Journal.

Islam provides prestigious status to women. Pakistan Observer.

Cornell University establishes first cultural center for Muslim students. Cornell Daily Sun.

Islamic Sciences Encyclopedia issued. Muslim Village.

DeBary, FL council approves mosque. Daytona Beach News-Journal.

Study documents American Muslim entrepreneurship. Ayub Khan, Muslim Observer.

South East Washington, DC experiencing surge in teens, youths entering into Islam. Muslim Link.

American, African, Muslim roots: A Prince Among Slaves. Muslim Matters.

Sharia law ban and Muslim wives. Rafia Zakaria, Aljazeera.

Prayer room at a Canadian university delights Toronto Muslims. On Islam. 

Call to follow Islam for business ethics. News International.

Islamic Academy may open this fall. Winston-Salem Chronicle.

Plans emerge for first Ithaca mosque. Cornell Daily Sun.

Nonprofit profile: Council on American-Islamic Relations. Yasmin Npuh, Orange County Register.

There is more to Islam than protests and violence: Robin Wright. Florida Times-Union.

Fear only a short chapter in the Muslim-West story. Muqtedar Khan, CG News.

Anti-Muslim activist Pam Geller turned away from Conservative Conference. Salon.

Why the invasion of Iraq was the single worst foreign policy decision in American history. Peter Van Buren, Counter Currents.

Her name is Rachel Corrie. Eileen Fleming, Counter Currents.

Indiana church honors Muslim imam. On Islam.

Judaism, Christianity, Islam faiths explored in 2nd annual Abrahamic Traditions dinner in Flint. Michigan Live.

What the Catholic Church can learn from the Muslim experience. Washington Post.

Muslims saving Jews: Unity in time of war documented in photography exhibition at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute. Alabama

Muslim group helps save old English synagogue. Times of Israel.

Sanctions on Iran are illegal and ineffective: U.S. Senator Mike Gravel. Kourosh Ziabari, Counter Currents.

Islam teaching to get to higher level in Russia. Voice of Russia.

Pravalli Welfare Trust commemorates 12 years of services in Pakistan.

Dubai announces plans for first green mosque. Natasha Al-Atassi, Select Property.

Burqinis to help Muslim Swedes take the plunge. Local Europe.

Japan sees big potential in Asian Muslim tourists. New Straits Times.

Scale of Holy Mosque expansion project revealed. Construction Week.

Islam guides boxing brothers upward. SBS Australia.

A mosque for Murtala, Nigeria. All Africa.

Mosque for 3,000 gets go-ahead in capital. Independent Irish.

Mughal-era mosque has green history. 

Britons and other Westerns increasingly converting to Islam. Press TV.

Former anti-immigrant figure converts to Islam. Irish Times.

Austrian ambassador in Pakistan converts to Islam, ties knot with PTV anchor Sadia Afzaal. News Tribe.

Islam’s influence on the Silk Roads. Opposing Views.


Feb 12, 2013, NEWS

In News on February 11, 2013 at 9:31 pm

Islamic religion propagates love not hatred. Mohammed Fahmy, Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier.

Doctors at Anniston Alabama Islam Center give back to community ‘regardless of faith’. Anniston Star.

Islamic Center hosts blood drive. WHAM13-TV.

Islam and science: The road to renewal. Economist.

Hispanic American immigrants increasingly finding home in Islam. PRI.

I wasn’t looking for a religion…I just fell in love with Islam. Sun.

Muslim Students’ Association National hits 50 year mark. Sakina Al-Amin, Ann Arbor Islamic Issues Examiner.

Chicago is ground zero in U.S. Muslim renaissance. Washington Post.

Maryland school allows Muslim students to leave class to pray. NBC News.

More Muslims urged to become certified foster parents with state. Arab American.

Why Islam forbids alcohol? Dr. Kaunain Kausar, Radiance.

Oklahoma bankers group updates security policy on religious headwear. Oklahoman.

Non-Muslims are being asked to try a hijab for a day. BBC Newsround.

Through ad campaign, Muslim activists want to redefine ‘Jihad’. Maureen Chowdhury, NPR.

It’s Islamic? Don’t panic. Guardian.

‘Judge Islam by Prophet’s life and teachings’: Says Hindu leader Swami Lakshmi Shankarachaya. Naushad Ansari, Two Circles.

Is Islam incompatible with Western values? Diplomatic Courier.

Iran adapts Asian, African songs on Islam’s Prophet into film.

My 2013 priorities. Amenah, Atlanta Muslim.

Top 6 introductory books about Islam. About.Islam.

Candidate Zead Ramadan would be Manhattan, NY City Council’s first Arab American. Columbia Spectator.

Muslim American Inaugural Gala celebrates Obama’s ere-election. Farkhunda Ali, Muslim Link.

Resolution marking Texas Muslim Capitol Day.

Preparing for the realities of marriage. Munira Ezzeldine, IslamiCity.

The story (You never knew) of Wajahat Ali. Alt Muslim.

What can all religions agree on? Kris Krishna and Syed E. Hasan, Ph.D; Kansas City Star.

Catholic event cancels talk by Islam critic. Boston Globe.

Islamic professor keen to boost interfaith dialogue. Sydney Morning Herald.

Michigan Supreme Court rejects appeal of mosque opponents. West Bloomfild Patch.

Justice Department settles with Lomita City over mosque expansion dispute. Southern California Public Radio.

Mosque in Bursa Turkey to go environmentally friendly. Hurriyet Daily News.

Jewish, Muslim volunteers end week by sharing worship services. Joplin Globe.

Twilight of hope for Israeli-Palestinian peace. ISNA.

Islamic banking industry continues to record robust growth: Ernst & Young. Spy Ghana.

Islam played important role in Russian civilization. Oman Observer.

Secular Europe’s Islamic spiritual fix. World Magazine.

More in France are turning to Islam, challenging a nation’s idea of itself. NY Times.

Islam takes another step to German recognition. Deutche Welle.

Survey rates Malaysia as number 1 Muslim-friendly tourist destination. China Post.

Clinton blames America for failures in Islamic regions. Examiner.

The Muslim Legal Fund of America against the so-called “no fly” list. Real News.

Memphis libraries receive Islamic collection. Commercial Appeal.

Muslim woman’s Halifax web business goes global. CBC News.

Jan 25, 2013, NEWS

In News on January 24, 2013 at 10:08 am

Burmese Muslim immigrants visit Muncie Islamic Center

Muslims to observe birth of Prophet Muhammad. World Bulletin.

Muslim Center has help for all faiths. Star-Telegram.

Awesome inventions by Islamic scientists. New Straits Times.

Latina immigrants: The new ambassadors of Islam. New America Media.

Muslim Americans grateful to Dr. Martin Luther King. Nihad Awad-CAIR, Asian American News.

Social justice in Islam and the legacy of Malcolm X. Adam Solatani, CAIR-OK.

Hijabi news anchor breaking barriers. Abbas Lakha, Islamic Insights.

Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) inaugurates new mosque.

Suburban elections see rise in Muslim candidates. Chicago Daily Herald.

With children, when does religion go too far? Asma T. Uddin. NY Times.

Islamic Center hosts Journey Into Islam. Richmond Review.

The status of parents in Islam. Syed Hasan Akhtar MD, IRFI.

450-year old Holy Qur’an written in gold showcased in Dubai. Emirates 24/7.

Spiritual awakening and the future of our world. Asad Khan, IslamiCity.

24 safety tips for Muslim women. Samana Siddiqui, Sound Vision.

Sharia and diversity: Why Americans are missing the point. Asifa Quraishi-Landes. ISPU.

Heavenly breeze of hope. Othman Mohammad, IslamiCity.

Islam at Louvre. Wall Street Journal.

Met’s Islamic Art Galleries has more than 1 million visitors. NY1.

Muslim investors seek to form no-interest Texas credit union. Houston Business journal.

Muslim prayer room at a Christian College. Canadian Charger.

Bollywood great Dilip Kumar, wife Saira Banu performed Umrah, want to go on Hajj. Emirates 24/7.

Cooking with Alia. Azizah Magazine.

Top Muslim-friendly holiday destinations for 2013. About.Islam.

Islamic finance future brighter than ever. Malaysian Star.

Keith Ellison: Congress must take control of drones. Minneapolis Star-Tribune.

New coalition partners join Texas Muslim Capitol Day.

Presidential Inaugural Prayer Service includes Christian, Jewish, Muslim and Sikh ‘voices’. Weekly Standard.

Muslim, Jewish groups join Rebuild Joplin effort in demonstration of unity. Joplin Globe.

Muslims, Christians will gather Sunday at Keller church. Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi’s Walsh-dentist, scholar, Islam defender-to celebrate 100th birthday. Bay View Compass.

Are anti-Jewish slogans truly Islamic? Jewish Journal.

Christian-Muslim institute offers glimpse inside Islam. Oregonian.

Dearborn City Council remembers Arab American news editor. Dearborn Patch.

28 Muslim delegates elected to California Democratic Party. Farrah Khan, CAIR-CA PAC.

U.S. firm pays millions to settle Iraqi detainee suit. VOA News.

A Guantanamo prisoner is buried as new details about his death begin to surface. Jason Leopold, Truthout.

Judge declares Broward Florida Muslim cleric not guilty in terror-support case. Sun-Sentinel.

We share life in Kabul. Martha Hennessy, Waging Nonviolence.

Burmese refugees sold on by Thai officials. BBC News.

Fashionable Islamic wear, a lucrative venture in Pakistan. Al Arabiya.

The nail polish that’s suitable for Muslim women. New York Magazine.

Nixon went to China, who will go to Iran? David Swanson, War is a Crime.

“The Tiger Hunter” sounds like a Muslim “American Graffiti”. Davi Barker, SF Muslim Examiner.

A call for volunteer doctors to provide medical care inside Syria


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