The article reports on a decision made by the city council of Gent, the third biggest city in Belgium, to ban the wearing of Ḥijāb as well as other religious and political symbols for female employees in official departments and nurseries.
Egyptian media has published abstracts from Imām’s book of revisions. The book was recently published to announce al-Jihād Islamic organization’s initiative to quell violence and lead interventions.
The author reports on Muslims’ anger about the recent decision of the right wing Danish Folkeparti [People’s Party] about the use of a drawing of the Prophet Muhammad in their election campaign under claims that the party respects the rights to freedom of speech.
The Egyptian Minister of Endowments Maḥmūd Ḥamdī Zaqzūq called on Muslims to visit the Aqsá Mosque to support the Palestinian cause and show the entire world that the Aqṣá Mosque is an issue for Muslims everywhere.
The Swedish Institute in Alexandria will organize an international symposium to discuss the challenges facing East-West relations.
Amīrah Fatḥī launches a severe attack on the U.S. radio talk-show host and commentator Neal Boortz for describing Muslims as cockroaches. She presents the opinions of Muslim scholars on the possible means of confronting these campaigns against Islam.
Maḥmūd al-Imāmī presents the opinions of Muslim scholars about the Islamic view of Christian missionary organizations working in Islamic countries.
Some churches in Western countries send missions to poor Islamic countries in what appears to be a merciful act but they are actually taking advantage of and abusing these societies in order to Christianize them.
Azhar scholars have condemned the attack on the Egyptian Shaykh Muḥammad al-Salāmūnī, an Imām at the Islamic Centre in London, carried out by an Irish extremist.
The article contains a number of Islamic thinkers’ and scholars’ opinions on the phenomenon of Islamophobia in the West.