Prophet Muhammad

Three Weeks After Saying 'Je Suis Charlie' Facebook Starts Censoring Images Of Muhammad

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Tech

Twenty days after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted a powerful statement in support of Charlie Hebdo and the freedom to offend, the social media gia...

If Only We Knew What Prophet Muhammad Stood For!

Muhammad Abdul Bari | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK
Muhammad Abdul Bari

In this critical time when some nihilistic criminals misuse the nobility of Islamic faith, it is high time to bring back the spirit of Islamic enlightenment enshrined in those early years of Islam's history.

George Galloway Uses Freedom Of Speech Rally To Slam 'Racist' Charlie Hebdo

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK Politics

Footage has emerged showing firebrand MP George Galloway condemning the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo for producing “pornographic, obscene insult...

Should Freedom of Expression Have Limits?

Farooq Aftab | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK
Farooq Aftab

In light of the recent attacks on Charlie Hebdo, the debate on freedom of expression has once again come to the fore. It is claimed that Muslims are being overly sensitive and overreacting when it comes to the reprinting of the cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him)...

Why Ridiculing the Prophet Muhammad Is Europe's Oldest Tradition

Usman Butt | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK
Usman Butt

The Charlie Hebdo massacre sent shockwaves throughout the world and was widely interpreted as an attack on free speech. However, the attack on Charlie Hebdo was more than an attack on free speech; it was an attack on one of Europe's oldest traditions...

Croissants For Queuing Brits As Charlie Hebdo Goes On Sale

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK

Queues are forming outside newsagents and bookshops today as Brits try to get hold of copies of the first Charlie Hebdo magazine since the deadly shoo...

Daily Mail Commenters Are Eating Themselves Over The Charlie Hebdo Cover

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 13.01.2015 | UK

Readers of the Daily Mail have blasted the paper for not printing the controversial post-attack Charlie Hebdo cover. Underneath a story about the s...

BBC Set To Lift Muhummad Image 'Ban' After It Breaks Own Guidelines

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK

The BBC says it is reviewing its editorial guidelines after presenter David Dimbleby claimed the broadcaster has a policy not to depict the prophet - ...

Tory MP's Aide Apologises For 'Vile' Tweet About Prophet Muhammad

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett & Ned Simons | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Politics

An aide to a Conservative MP has apologised for sending a tweet calling the Islamic Prophet Muhammad a "child abuser" and an "evil bastard". Mark C...

Charlie Hebdo, Murderous Bullies, Dank Mistrust and a Lesson in Solidarity and History

Karl Davis | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK
Karl Davis

We need to get angry. We need to get involved. More than anything, we need to get angry at the right people. We need to stand together, and not allow ourselves to be hoodwinked into being angry at Mosques, when we should be angry at the fat cats of Threadneedle Street, and at Parliament

Nick Clegg Slams Caller Trying To Justify Charlie Hebdo Shooting

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg issued a stern lecture to a caller on his radio show Thursday morning after being questioned about the attack on Charlie Hebdo's office in ...

Why the Prophet Muhammad Would Condemn Such Violence

Meliha Hayat | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK
Meliha Hayat

Islam is not the first religion to be manipulated by criminals for their own socio-political agenda, but unfortunately the glaring voices of extremism have overshadowed the moderate majority, who much like the rest of the world, strongly condemn such horrific acts of violence.

Charlie Hebdo Poked Fun At Popes And Presidents Too, Not Just Prophets

Huffington Post UK/ AP | Posted 07.01.2015 | UK

Charlie Hebdo, the French newspaper where 12 people were killed in an attack on Wednesday, has long poked fun at popes and presidents, as well as the ...

Should We Evangelise? Reflections, and Tips, From the World of Inter-Faith

Julian Bond | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK
Julian Bond

Our dialogues which both underpin and overarch our practical initiatives will include reflecting on what we might say together, and differently, about the mission of Jesus Christ and the Prophet Muhammad...

Remembrance as an Expression of Gratitude

Asim Hafiz | Posted 10.01.2015 | UK
Asim Hafiz

At this time of reflection, as well as remembering those who have served and died for us, I hope we can find a moment to appreciate the values we share, and be thankful of their role in shaping our Armed Forces and what they fight to defend today.

Slavery - An Anathema to Humanity and Islam

Farooq Aftab | Posted 07.01.2015 | UK
Farooq Aftab

Whatever warped religion these terrorists are practising, it has little to do with the true teachings of Islam. But what can you expect from those whose only knowledge of the faith comes from 'Islam for Dummies'?

Sunni and Shia Islam- What's The Origin of The Split?

Amelia Amin | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK
Amelia Amin

The differences between Sunni and Shia Islam are political in origin, and remain so to this day. The way that Muslims are positioned throughout the world (70% Sunni, and 20% Shia) has heavily informed the politics of various countries and created much geopolitical tension and associated extremism between the two sects.

Christian Couple Sentenced To Death Over 'Mohammed Text'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK

A Pakistani Christian couple have been sentenced to death after they allegedly sent a text message insulting the Prophet Mohammed. Shafqat Emmanuel...

The Muslim Prophet of Nazareth

Sajda Khan | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Sajda Khan

The common theological heritage and the mutual reverence of Jesus and his mother by both Muslims and Christians has sadly, become sullied throughout history as Islam and Christianity are often portrayed as implacable enemies, embroiled in conflict. The reality is, despite the troubled history. there have been epochs where Christians and Muslim have co-existed in peace.

Peace and Reconciliation - A Legacy of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)

Sajda Khan | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Sajda Khan

The world mourns the loss of one the world's most revered statesman. Eulogies at his memorial service reminisce over his noble characteristics, wish him a peaceful repose and beckon humanity to embrace his legacy...

Devout Shia Muslims Mark Ashura With Mass Self Flagellation Ceremonies (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Devout Shia Muslims across the world have mourned the martyrdom of the Prophet Muhammad’s grandson with rituals including fire breathing and mass fl...

'Jews Poisoned & Murdered Arafat Like They Did The Prophet Muhammad'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK

A Palestinian Authority minister has delivered a sermon comparing Yasser Arafat’s death to that of the Prophet Muhammad – and blamed the Jewish pe...

A Warning to Muslims This Ramadan

Rima Amin | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK
Rima Amin

Giving to those less fortunate is an important aspect of Islamic life especially during the holy month of Ramadan. New research hows Muslims give the most to those in need. Such generosity must embraced but also met with awareness of precisely where that money is going.

PICTURED: Teenage Syrian 'Atheist' Reportedly Shot By Rebels

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK

This is the 15-year-old boy who was publicly executed by Islamist rebel militia in Syria, apparently for the crime of blasphemy. Mohammad Qataa wa...

Muslim Women Complicit in their Repression?

Sajda Khan | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Sajda Khan

When I was a first year undergraduate student, my psychology lecturer told me that Muslim women were complicit in their own repression and did not know what it was like to be liberated. As a student of humanities and social sciences I gauged that his views were conspicuously grounded in the litany of anecdotal sources cited by the media.