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Community

The community section offers various articles from within the Muslim community in Britain. A range of topics including success stories, events, and campaigns can be found here.

Partition; 75 years later

To commemorate 75 years since India's partition and the creation of Pakistan it's essential we revisit history. In 1947, India split into two independent countries;...

Trust-building project relaunch; HumanKind

Formally known as the trust-building forum, HumanKind seeks to create a world where we live in harmony with each other. On 7th July 2022,...

Redefining what it means to be a Refugee

What are your first thoughts when you think of a refugee? Does it have a positive or negative association? According to the Oxford dictionary,...

New Mexico Muslim killings highlight Shia discrimination

Fear of attacks have rippled through the Muslim community after four Muslim men were shot in Albuquerque, N.M. The attacks took place over the...

The day of Ashura

The day of Ashura marks a day of where several significant events took place in Islamic history. Allah blessed Prophet Adam عليه السلام on this...

Wanderlust Women: Rethinking the Outdoors for Muslim Women

Accessing the outdoors can be filled with barriers for people that lay outside of hegemonic norms, particularly Muslim Women. With 82.9% of people living...

Kashmiri Maths Teacher makes a Solar Powered Car from Scratch

Bilal Ahmed, a maths teacher from Srinagar in Kashmir, has built a solar-operated car entirely from scratch. This project has been 11 years in...

Nottingham Cultural Festival 2022

Over 12,000 people attended the cultural festival, which took place in Forest Park last weekend. It was an opportunity to bring the community together, have...

Islamic New Year: Welcoming Muharram

Saturday 30th of July marked the beginning of Islamic New Year Muharram. The Islamic calendar is a lunar calendar and is often referred to as...

Willowbrook farm – The UK’s first Halal and Tayyib farm

Willowbrook farm, residing in Oxford, are the UK’s first halal and tayyib farm that rears traditional animal breeds, free from hormones and artificial chemicals.  With...