The Muslim Council of Britain

Faith: A Matter Between Man and God

Fariha Khan | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK
Fariha Khan

Imagine something dear to you. Imagine something that defines you. Imagine something that is your identity. Imagine it being the essence of your life...

Visit Your Mosque This Sunday

Richard Reoch | Posted 04.02.2017 | UK
Richard Reoch

This Sunday chances are your local mosque will be hoping for a visit from you. It will be "Visit my Mosque" day, a nation-wide event organized by the Muslim Council of Britain on Sunday 7 February in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

The Infographic That Could Change Your Perception Of British Muslims

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK

A landmark report based on census data from 2001 and 2011, the first to ask respondents what religion they practiced, has been called the "most compre...

Letter Urges Whitehall To Tackle Radicalisation Of Young People By Extremists

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK Comedy

A letter warning about the radicalisation of young people by extremists in Britain has caused shockwaves in Westminster. "We must show our young pe...

Watch Chuka Umunna Storm Out Of A 'Ridiculous' Sky News Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK Politics

Labour rising star Chuka Umunna stormed out of a Sky News interview Monday after being asked for his view on a controversial letter Eric Pickles has s...

Jessica Elgot

Britain's Muslims And Jews Have Issued An Unprecedented Joint Call For Peace | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK

Britain's most senior Jewish and Muslim representatives have issued an unprecedented joint call for peace in the Middle East and harmony amongst the U...

Could Gove 'Effectively Stop' Muslims Becoming School Governors?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.06.2014 | UK

Hardline new rules for academies and free schools that compel them to promote British values are "dangerous" and could effectively stop Muslims becomi...

Jack Sommers

Halal Row: Tory MPs Back Law Change | Jack Sommers | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK

Conservative MPs are pushing to change the law around the labelling of halal and kosher meat amid a growing row that has engulfed some of Britain's bi...

Winterval Is Coming: Busting the Myths About Banning Christmas

Dr Chris Allen | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK
Dr Chris Allen

Banning Christmas is a modern day myth perpetuated by those who have an axe to grind about 'Muslims' (it apparently 'offends' Muslims), have a similar axe to grind about our 'politically correct gone mad' culture (you know that 'political correctness' also doesn't exist, don't you?).

Ramadan Begins For British Muslims (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK

Many of the UK's 2.7milion Muslims will have greeted the arrival of this week's long summer days with a resigned shake of the head. This week marks...

British Imams To Preach Sermon Against Sex Grooming

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK

Thousands of Muslims will hear a hard-hitting sermon condemning sex grooming in mosques at the end of June, emphasising strict Koranic messages on res...

Muslim Groups Fear 'Wave Of Attacks'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK

Muslim groups have called on authorities to take serious action against anti-Islamic attacks and say they fear a wave of reprisals in the wake of the ...

Muslim Groups Condemn Woolwich Attack

PA | Posted 23.05.2013 | UK

Religious groups and charities have come together tonight to condemn the Woolwich attack. The Muslim Council of Britain said the killers' use of "I...

Muslim Leaders Call For Blasphemy Law In UK And At UN

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK

The United Nations will once again debate the merits of a "blasphemy law", framed by the bloody violence in the Middle East and North Africa over the ...

Are Mosques Really A Problem?

Muhammad Abdul Bari | Posted 14.12.2011 | UK
Muhammad Abdul Bari

The revelation a few weeks ago of the Gaddafi regime's US-UK spy links, and the allegation that MI6 planted Libyan spies in British mosques to hunt ou...