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Poppy Hijab marks muslim soldier’s 100 years on

400,000 muslim soldiers fought in the war 100 years ago. Tabinda-Kauser Ishaq, a final year student at the University of Arts in London, hopes the piece of clothing will give Muslim women a new way to mark Remembrance Day. Born in what is now Pakistan, Sepoy Khudadad Khan was one of 1.2 million Indian soldiers […]

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A five month celebration of the arts and culture of Azerbaijan

The Royal Albert Hall will welcome an impressive array of performers from the Caspian country and beyond at the launch of a five month celebration of the arts and culture of Azerbaijan – a land where ancient traditions are inspiring an exciting future. From the mysterious magic of mugham, the country’s evocative and emotional national song, to […]

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Beyonce recites verses from the Quran for Yosra

Beyonce shared two verses from the Quran on Instagram last Sunday. She shared the fifth and sixth verses from Surah ash-Sharh, meaning “For indeed, with hardship [will be] ease. Indeed, with hardship [will be] ease.” The quotation stirred her fans, especially Muslims all around the world. Many Muslims shared tweets implying that Beyonce was converting […]

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My meat feast at Akbar’s

Having been named the best restaurant in Manchester at the English Curry Awards, Safi Khan decided to try out Akbar’s and see what the fuss was about. Founder Shabir Hussain established the first restaurant in Bradford with a mission to popularise his Indian cuisine. With over 12 well established branches in major cities such as […]

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Oasis of the Seas arrives in Southampton

The world’s largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean‘s Oasis of the Seas has sailed into Southampton’s port for the first time. The ship is unable to leave until 23.59 when the tidal conditions are at a premium and there is no other river traffic which will allow the ship to carry out a three point turn.

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Amal and George Clooney move to the UK

Amal Ramzi Clooney (née Alamuddin) is a London-based British-Lebanese lawyer, activist, and author. She is a barrister at Doughty Street Chambers, specialising in international law, criminal law, human rights, and extradition. Her clients include Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, in his fight against extradition. She has also represented the former prime minister of Ukraine, Yulia Tymoshenko. In 2014, […]

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