Day: July 19, 2017

ISNA Islamic Services of Canada was stripped of its charitable status

Government revokes group’s charity status, audit cites possible funding of Pakistani militants By Stewart Bell and Sean Craig Global News Federal regulators have revoked the charity status of a Canadian Islamic organization after an audit uncovered problems including tax receipts that were issued for donations to a Pakistani group linked to armed […]

UN questions Pakistan after briefing by Atheist Ireland, Evangelical Alliance and Ahmadi Muslims

Source: | by MICHAEL NUGENT This week in Geneva, the United Nations Human Rights Committee questioned Pakistan on its human rights obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. Before this, the Committee was briefed by six NGOs, including a unique joint delegation from Atheist Ireland, the Evangelical Alliance of […]

Canada: More than 20,000 Muslims gathered for 41st Jalsa Salana of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community condemn terrorism

Source: More than 20,000 Muslims gathered at a three-day convention to condemn terrorism and religious extremism. The 41st Jalsa Salana was held from Friday to Sunday at the International Centre in Mississauga, Canada, where Muslims from all over the country listened to guest lecturers and imams deliver speeches and sermons […]

Africa: Dr Gani Enahoro of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat elected as World Veterinary Association’s Councilor for Africa

Source: | IN FACING THE KA’ABA The Vice President, African Veterinary Association (AVA), and Naibul Amir, Easter Region, Ahmadiyya Muslim Jammaat, Nigeria, Dr Gani Enahoro has been elected the World Veterinary Association, WVA Councilor for Africa. In a keenly contested election, Enahoro beat other two candidates, Dr. Clive Peter Marwick from […]

Australia: Ahmadiyya Muslim community launches “Meet a Muslim” campaign across Australia to drive away Islamophobia

Source: |Mary Ward The group has previously run Q&A sessions at Western Sydney University’s Parramatta and Lithgow campuses. A new campaign by an Australian Muslim community is encouraging people to “meet a Muslim” over coffee and cake. Muslims Down Under, a group of volunteers from across Australia, are willing to […]

USA: ‘Love for all’: Thousands of Ahmadi Muslims gather in central Pa. for 69th Jalsa Salana (Annual Convention)

Source: | Joel Shannon , // The sign hanging in the Pennsylvania Farm Show arena had a dark background and large, bold, white Arabic lettering. Come a little closer, and you could read the English words beneath: “LOVE FOR ALL HATRED FOR NONE.” The arena where the sign was displayed hosted thousands of Muslim […]

Hizbut group that seeks global caliphate

Source: Arab News: JAKARTA, Indonesia: The Indonesian government on Wednesday banned Hizbut Tahrir, an organization that wants to establish a global caliphate, under a new presidential decree criticized as draconian by rights groups. Hizbut’s legal status had been revoked to protect national unity, said Freddy Haris, a director-general at the […]

Previously Undisclosed Meeting?

Source: CNN President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, spoke for a second time on July 7 in a previously undisclosed discussion, the White House confirmed on Tuesday.A senior White House official told CNN the discussion was “nearly an hour.”The White House, in a statement acknowledging the meeting, […]