In 2015, Amanda Saab lit up screens all over the world on Master Chef. She was the first hijab-wearing American Muslim contestant on a major reality TV show. Hate tweets and painfully racist Facebook messages started to outweigh the...
In a break from the recent slate of doom-and-gloom reports of catastrophes, wars and destruction, a United Nations report says the number of children under 5 who die each year fell by 49 percent between 1990 and 2013, from...
Muslim worshippers from a new mosque in the UK won one of the Jewish community’s top awards honouring good deeds recently. Members of the new Islamic centre in the old Golders Green Hippodrome were recognised at a recently-organised Mitzvah...

Modern Slavery

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Does slavery exist in modern world? Yes, it does. How and in what form? May be the next question one must be asking. An Australian organization had been putting out the Annual Slavery Index year after year. According to the Global...
The Centre for Professional Development of Urdu Medium Teachers (CPDUMT) under the Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) here, has so far imparted training in teaching to 3,000 Urdu teachers in five years since its establishment. The Centre came...
London: Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, the sixth wife of Dubai’s billionaire ruler, has reportedly fled the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with 31 million pounds and their two children following the break-up of their marriage. According to media reports,...
A Lebanese judge ordered three Muslim young men who insulted Christianity to memorize verses from the Quran’s Al-Imran surah which glorifies Virgin Mary and Jesus Christ. Instead of handing down a prison sentence over their contempt of religion, Joceline...

Why Women Quit Engineering?

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Survey says women engineers do not find the work climate suitable. A study of 5,300 women engineering graduates in the United States has found that nearly 40% of women who earn engineering degree quit the profession or never enter...

Women in Parliament

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Gender Balance In the world ranking released by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in February 2015, Algeria stands on the 27th place while Tunisia shares 30th position with several other countries and Afghanistan is on 39th position. Algeria emerges on the top...