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Demand for Shariah-Compliant Banking Soars in UK

Demand for Shariah-compliant banking reached an all-time high last year in the UK according to Al Rayan Bank, which recorded a 449 per cent rise in Islamic savings since 2012.


Amazon Withdraws ‘Offensive’ Allah Doormats and Dog Bedding

Amazon has removed a line of doormats dog mats featuring the Arabic word ‘Allah’ following complaints from Muslims. The mats, which were sold by third-party users, feature the word written in rainbow colours in Arabic script, and had been receiving


Pamela Geller: Anti-Sharia Ads Censored On London Transport

This week my human rights organization, the American Freedom Defense Initiative, filed suit in the United Kingdom – again. We are fighting for freedom there harder than most Brits. Back in June I reported that we were starting a new

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Government Rejects Ban On Friday Prayers In Prisons

The British government has vetoed plans to ban Friday prayers for Muslim prisoners who may “abuse” them to spread extremism. Officials feared a proposal to force Muslims to worship alone in their cells would fuel discontent and lead to even

Iraqi supporters of Moqtada al-Sadr attend Friday prayers in Baghdad's Sadr City April 1, 2016, a day after the influential Shiite cleric ordered his followers to end a two-week sit-in in the capital calling for government reform. Sadr ordered his followers to end the sit-in on March 31 after the …

Muslim Care Home Staff Stopped Residents Eating Bacon Sandwiches

Muslim staff at a care home stopped residents eating pork because it was against their religion, a report has found. Staff at Wagtail Close in Buttershaw, Bradford were told to improve their service after an unannounced inspection found they had


Locals Fight Back Against Hard line Islamic Takeover Of School

Parents have expressed concern at plans for an Islamic group to take over a secular school where less than two per cent of students are Muslim. The Tauheedul Education Trust (TET) is due to take over Highfield Humanities College in

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