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British Airways Unveils New Hijab Uniform

For the first time in nearly two decades, British Airways has unveiled a new uniform change. Featuring a hijab and tunic option for Muslim women, the new uniform has been described as “an airline first”. The collection which was created by British tailor and fashion designer Ozwald Boateng includes jumpsuit options for women and will […]

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Khudadad Khan – The First Indian Soldier To Receive The Victoria Cross 

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As we take a moment of silence to remember the heroes that defended Great Britain, let us take some time to commemorate the effort of one particular soldier. Often neglected for his major contributions in the history of World War 1, Sepoy Khudadad Khan was a mighty soldier who fought for Great Britain relentlessly.  As […]

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Kampong Gelam – Singapore’s Historic Muslim Quarter 

Beyond the skyscrapers and glamour of modern Singapore lies an area that dates back to the country’s colonial era. Kampong Gelam is one of Singapore’s oldest districts and was once dedicated to the Bugis, Arab and Malay communities. Back then it was known as the Muslim quarter as it was also home to the Sultan […]

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Queen Elizabeth II – Her Life and Legacy

The world’s longest-serving monarch, Queen Elizabeth II died peacefully on Thursday in her Scottish home in Balmoral. Living till the age of 96, the Queen reigned for 70 years and therefore influenced generations of people from around the world.  Ruling for longer than any other monarch in British history, the Queen recently celebrated her Platinum […]

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Five of The Best Books Written By British Muslims

One thing is for sure, narratives, novels and works of fiction by Muslims are unnoticeable in our book shops and libraries. But this is changing drastically. With a rising population of Muslims in the UK, the infusion of cultures and lifestyles compels the need for an ever-changing narrative. Readers are getting bored of the mundane […]

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Muharram: A New Beginning

Muslims around the world tend to become hopeless when the Hajj season is over. With Ramadhan having passed us, the two Eids over and people settling back in upon returning from Hajj, many become despondent as they eagerly await the moment for another spiritual boost in next year’s Ramadhan. For those of us in this […]

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