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Omar Shahid

Journalist, Copywriter & Social Media Consultant

Omar Shahid is a freelance journalist. He has written for The Guardian, New Statesman, Times, Independent,, MTV, Huffington Post and local papers. He is also former politics editor of Live Magazine, a national youth publication.

The Deen Institute & Islam's Intellectual Revival

For the first time in centuries, there may be an Islamic intellectual renaissance on the horizon. This is partly due to demands by various Muslims, many of whom feel disaffected with the faith and its pre-modern teachings.
31/07/2013 16:56 BST

The Concert of the Year

For the first time ever, Awakening Records - the biggest Islamic record label worldwide - is bringing together all their artists for one night to perform at HMV Hammersmith Apollo, London.
10/04/2012 21:33 BST