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A Jummah of Unity: the Importance of not Judging

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by Seba Saeed This past Friday, my family and I visited the Islamic Centre at NYU, an Islamic prayer space and event location, for Jummah prayers. After parking our car nearby,

This Is How It Feels to Be the Only Hijabi in My Kickboxing Class

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BY IMAANASIM I joined my kickboxing class eight months ago, after leaving my beloved jujitsu class back in Doha last year. The biggest difference between the two classes is tha

The American Contradiction

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By Haroon Imtiaz Americans celebrate the birth of their nation every year on July 4. It was on this day in the year 1776 that Americans ratified Thomas Jefferson’s Declaration

Taliban Meets US Despite Continuing Attacks

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By Yousuf Ali The main two rivals in Afghanistan, the Taliban and the Afghan government said that they would meet the following Sunday as the United States seeks a deal with the

Bernie Sanders wants to forgive your student loan debt

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by TMO Staff When Bernie Sanders ran in the 2016 presidential election, his plan for free college tuition could not go far due to his defeat then. Second time around, it is once

Very Berry Smoothie Recipe

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by Noor Salem While juicing and drinking smoothie have become a hot fad recently, it’s very crucial that you are careful with the options you decide to drink. Drinking raw veg

Is There Any Way to Protect Ourselves From Evil Eye?

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BY MARIAMTANVIR It was a lavish dinner party that we attended with our little family. The baby was just getting to a sociable stage so naturally, he was the life of the party!

HIV Outbreak Reaches Epidemic Levels in Pakistan

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by Rohan Shah More than 700 cases of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) have been diagnosed since April in Pakistan, 576 of which are children. Experts believe that the practi

16 Charged in Bangladesh for Fatal-Burning of Nusrat Jahan Rafi

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by Jill Patel Sixteen people have been charged in Bangladesh, including the headmaster of an Islamic school in the Feni district, for the murder of 19-year-old Nusrat Jahan Rafi

Forgotten Muslim soldiers of World War One ‘silence’ far right

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By Rahil Sheikh BBC Asian Network A hundred years since the end of World War One, historians think recognising the contribution of Muslims can help tackle contemporary issues s