eDigest: If Spain welcomes back its Jews, will its Muslims be next?

 

Alhambra in Granada — Muslims in Europe made major contributions to the fields of science, philosophy, and architecture

Lead post collected by Amtul Q Farhat, the Muslim Times’ Editor for Canada

 

If Spain welcomes back its Jews, will its Muslims be next?

The Guardian: A proposed law will fast-track naturalisation of Jews whose ancestors were expelled 500 years ago. Now the descendants of Muslims who were ousted are also seeking the right…

Islam is Ireland’s Fastest Growing Religion

Source: International Business Times: By Palash Ghosh The Republic of Ireland may be intimately associated with the Roman Catholic Church, but the fastest-growing faith on the emerald isle is Islam…

Sissi ‘can’t ignore’ public call to run for president ?

FUTURE’S HOPE: Egypt’s Army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah El-Sissi pins a medal on a military cadet at the military college in Cairo. (Reuters) Agence France Presse Published —…

Charity unlimited: Saudi woman, 80, donates SR500m — all her wealth

RIYADH: KHALID TAWALBEH Published — Tuesday 4 March 2014 Saudi Arabia is not only one of the largest Arab countries but is also home to several large-hearted people, gender and…

Israel must make tough choices, Obama warns PM

AFP | Mar 04, 2014 | 23:04 4 inShare The Palestinian sister of Mousab Al Zaanin mourns during his funeral in Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip. An Israeli…

King renews support for Jerusalem’s Arab residents, holy sites

JT | Mar 04, 2014 | 22:58 7 inShare1 His Majesty King Abdullah meets with Latin Patriarch of the Holy Land and Jordan Fouad Twal in Amman on Tuesday (Photo…

Australia’s First Islamic Museum Opens

Source: onislam VICTORIA – Making a fusion between Islamic heritage and Australian culture, Australia’s first Islamic Museum has opened its doors to the public to showcase the Islamic culture and…

Emmuas Ecumenical Catholic, Ahmadiyya Muslim communities share meal, worship service

Source: wausaudailyherald.com Emmuas Ecumenical Catholic and Ahmadiyya Muslim communities met on Feb. 22 to share a meal and worship together. The two faith communities held this special event at First Congregational…

Are you interested to know about Women in Islam?

Here are two free events to widen your vision and knowledge on women in Islam. Event one: Status of Women in Islam: Will focus on the Roles of Women in…

Is full-blown invasion of predominantly Russian speaking eastern parts of Ukraine in pipe line?

Source: CNN (CNN) – Lots of stern-faced Western politicians and so-called experts have been asking: what is Russian President Vladimir Putin’s endgame in Ukraine?The presence of Russian troops in Crimea has…

Egypt’s Sisi gives clearest sign he will run for presidency

Source TOI CAIRO: Egyptian armed forces chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has sent the clearest signal yet that he will run for president, saying he cannot ignore the demands…

‘Ukraine unrest can be resolved by dialogue’

Interview with James Jatras, former US Senate foreign policy analyst CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO:   http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/03/04/353162/dialogue-only-solution-to-kiev-crisis/ Press TV has conducted an interview with former US Senate foreign policy analyst James Jatras…

eDigest: BBC coverage of a Mosque

Epigraph: He (Allah) it is Who has sent His Messenger (Muhammad), with guidance and the Religion of truth, that He may make it prevail over all other religions. And sufficient is Allah as…

USA: Organized Interfaith Experience Project seeks to bring understanding through worship space field trips

Source: diamondbackonline.com From mosques to cathedrals, this university’s Interfaith Experience Project is aiming to bring together different faiths and encourage acceptance, education and unity by exploring worship spaces. The project, sponsored…

Putin: Russia force only ‘last resort’ in Ukraine

It is President Putin’s first statement on the crisis since Russian troops poured into Crimea Continue reading the main story in BBC Ukraine crisis Day Two as it happenedLive Russia’s…

USA: Ahmadiyya Mosque in Chino hosts event for Sierra Leone Muslims and Christians

Source: ahmadiyyatimes.blogspot.in Over the past five decades, the Ahmadiyya Community has built hundreds of schools and dozens of hospitals throughout West Africa, contributing to the improved health and education of hundreds…

Mayor of Whitnash with Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad (the Khalifa of Islam) at Guildhall in London

Source: leamingtoncourier.co.uk Religious leaders from all faiths and people from 26 countries – including the Mayor of Whitnash – gathered for a Conference of World Religions in London. Cllr Parminder Birdi…

[Urdu Video] Rah-e-Huda 1st March 2014 – Ask Questions about Islam Ahmadiyya

Source: vimeo.com Urdu Rahe Huda 1st March 2014 – Ask Questions about Islam Ahmadiyya from Ahmadiyya Muslim Community on Vimeo.…

The Daily Quran Lesson: All Intercession Rests with Allah

All intercession rests with Allah [39:45] Say, ‘All intercession rests with Allah. To Him belongs the kingdom of the heavens and the earth. And to Him then shall you be brought…

Ukraine and the ‘Little Cold War’

Ukraine and the ‘Little Cold War’ Geopolitical Weekly Tuesday, March 4, 2014 – 03:09 Print Text Size Stratfor Editor’s Note: In place of George Friedman’s regular Geopolitical Weekly, this column…

Bride calls off marriage after dowry demand in Sikar

JAIPUR: A 20-year-old girl taught a lesson to her fiancee for demanding dowry and insulting her parents in Sikar. Taking a bold step, she called him up a few hours…

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