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Full finalists list for British Muslim Awards 2020

Three hundred British Muslims have been shortlisted as finalists for the 8th British Muslim Awards 2020. The award exists to recognise a wide range of…

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Hasan Karolia: A tribute to a mosque pioneer and visionary

He was a founding member of one of the North West’s first mosques. Here we take a special look at the life of Hasan Mama…

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New baby nesting, and big changes for toddler

At over six months pregnant, I’ve decided it’s high time I started some new baby nesting.  I’ve said this before, but the second time round…

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Non-Muslim teachers protest against hijab ban by wearing hijab

Non-Muslim teachers at a school in Sweden have protested against a bill banning “all forms of Muslim headgear” in primary schools and preschools by donning…

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Keighley hip-hop promoter Saby teams up with US rapper Nutt-so

KEIGHLEY music promoter Saby Khan has been invited to work with a member of US hip-hop group the Outlawz. The former Keighley College student said…

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Harrow Central Mosque donates £11,000 to Northwick Park Hospital

A mosque has donated thousands of pounds to provide specialist equipment for children in hospital. Harrow Central Mosque donated £11,000 to the London North West…

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‘White Privilege’ is a fallacy when it comes to the working classes

Figures showed that young white boys from poor backgrounds are at a disadvantage in schools. Whilst much has been made of the barriers faced by…

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Nazir Afzal backs new UCLan essay writing competition

Former Chief Crown Prosecutor Nazir Afzal OBE has given his backing to a new international essay writing competition, the results of which aim to help…

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Bradford says a fond farewell to PC Fiz Ahmed as she retires

Bradford has said a fond farewell to a highly-respected police officer following her retirement.  Muslim Women’s Council hosted a celebration of PC Firzana Ahmed’s achievements over…

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MMA Pro Cage fighter aims to inspire the next generation

An MMA Pro Cage fighter says he wants to help inspire more young people to channel their talents into sport. Shoaib ‘The Assassin’ Yousaf of…

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