The holy month of Ramadan is considered one of the five pillars of Islam, as commerations of the prophet Muhammad’s first revelation through fasting, prayer, reflection and community are observed. With lockdowns due to coronavirus however, many Muslims across the world are having a very different Ramadan to ones they usually have. Mohammed Ali Amla and his family tell us how they will be using the lockdown period to connect more with God.
Wasim is just an 18-year-old trying to find her place in the world.She shouldn't be burdened with the expectations and biases of a billion people.
“I told myself I wasn’t going to be one of those cases that got abandoned,” said Fatoumata Camara, who dug up video proving she was beaten and robbed.
Wazina Zondon is Muslim and queer. Growing up, she often felt at odds with the intersection of her culture and sexual identity. She shares her experience navigating her two identities, and how she eventually came to embrace them both.
I thought I was British but mainstream media enjoyed reminding me that I was an 'outlier'. No matter how hard I tried, I wasn’t enough of anything to feel like anything
Somewhere in China, an oppression of over a million Muslims has been allowed to take place under the radar of the world
It is as though Ukip have now finally planted their flag into a camp which says, if you are anyone who looks different or is Muslim or from the LGBTQ community, then you are not welcome within the party
There’s growing interest in Cape Town from Muslim travellers hailing from all over the world – local tourism can offer a range of tailored attractions.
There has been another attack on a mosque, this time, in Cape Town.