Islam

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Turkish agency expresses distaste with new German mosque

Turkey expresses fury at new German mosque

Turkey expresses fury at new German mosque

Diyanet oversees religious activity in Turkey, and it says the Ibn Ruschd-Goethe mosque is incompatible with Islam because men and women mingle

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with London imam over immigration and hate crime

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with London imam over immigration and hate crime

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with London imam over hate crimes

Scotland Yard has found there was an increase in reported Islamophobic incidents after the London and Manchester terror attacks

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

Man charged with Muslim teenager's murder in Virginia

Man charged with Muslim teenager's murder in Virginia

Man charged with Muslim teenager's murder in Virginia

Nabra Hassanen was killed as she made her way home from a mosque in the early hours of Sunday morning

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Muslims in Italy fear backlash after London Bridge terrorist identified as Italian

Muslims in Italy fear backlash after London Bridge terrorist identified as Italian

Muslims in Italy fear backlash after London terrorist identified as Italian

Youssef Zaghba, who conducted the attack at London Bridge, had an Italian passport and his mother lives near Bologna

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Teacher who ran secret Islamic wrestling lessons for boys thrown out of profession

Teacher who ran secret wrestling classes for Muslim boys thrown out of profession

Maths teacher ran secret wrestling classes for Muslim boys

Azam Zia held classes on weekends for Muslim boys to learn how to fight, but parents thought children were getting extra maths tuition

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

Suspect in London terror attack had 'previously been reported to police after trying to radicalise children'

Suspect in London terror attack had 'previously been reported to police for trying to radicalise children'

Suspect in London terror attack had 'previously been reported to police'

Erica Gasparri has claimed she reported one of the suspects in the London terror attack to police in 2015, after he spoke to children in the park about Islam

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Samine witnessed the aftermath of the attack and even sheltered tourists fleeing for their lives

London Attacks: Muslim witness says 'these insane cowards don't represent me'

Muslim witness says 'these insane cowards don't represent me'

Samine reveals she offered shelter to those fleeing Borough Market after being forced to run herself

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Thursday, May 25, 2017

UKIP defend burka ban, saying it'll help women get more vitamin D from sunlight

UKIP defend burka ban, saying it'll help women get more vitamin D from sunlight

UKIP defend burka ban, saying it'll help women get more vitamin D from sunlight

The party unveiled its election manifesto in a press conference in Westminster on Thursday

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Court hears how Wrexham bin man wanted to plant bombs in military bases

Jihadi Welsh binman wanted to bomb RAF base, court hears

Jihadi Welsh binman wanted to bomb RAF base, court hears

Aabid Ali, formerly known as Darren Glennon, is being sentenced after pleading guilty to three offences of terrorism

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump is to discuss the dangers of radical Islam and the need to combat the doctrine

Donald Trump Islam speech being written by 'Muslim ban' author

Donald Trump Islam speech being written by 'Muslim ban' author

Stephen Miller thought to be writing President's speech for Saudi Arabia trip

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Sikh driver who killed Muslim friend converts to Islam to atone for the death

Sikh driver who killed Muslim friend converts to Islam to atone for the death

Sikh driver who killed Muslim friend converts to Islam to atone for the death

Gurvinder Mudhar drank alcohol and smoked cannabis for two hours before driving his car and losing control, killing Zeigum Mohammed

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Tommy Robinson seen recently filming for his new venture, The Rebel Media

Former EDL leader Tommy Robinson films his own arrest at 4.30am

Former EDL leader Tommy Robinson films his own arrest at 4.30am

Robinson claims he was arrested for 'filming Muslim paedophiles'

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Intelligence services to keep close watch on shops selling halal products in Germany

German spies targeting halal shops to root out islamists

German spies targeting halal shops to root out islamists

The head of Hesse's state intelligence agency has said shops selling halal products could become meeting points for the Salafist scene

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Banks has accused UKIP of waging war on Muslims

UKIP donor Arron Banks accuses party of waging 'war on Muslims'

UKIP donor Arron Banks accuses party of waging 'war on Muslims'

Banks blasts UKIP as burqa ban policy continues to cause fierce criticism

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

Burka ban: 'You should be close to god regardless of whether you wear a tribal rag on your face', says Imam

Oxford Imam backs UKIP burqa ban: 'You can be close to God without a tribal rag on your face'

'You can be close to God without a tribal rag on your face'

UKIP have announced a burka ban in its general election manifesto, and Imam Taj Hargey believes such a ban would be a good idea

Paul Nuttall had some controversial things to say about the burqa and Sharia law

UKIP leader Paul Nuttall: 'We must copy Europe on burqa ban'

UKIP leader Paul Nuttall: 'We must copy Europe on burqa ban'

UKIP leader also says Sharia courts must go - but Jewish courts can stay

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

Pakistani Christians accused of lynching reportedly offered acquittal if they converted to Islam

Pakistani Christians accused of lynching 'offered pardon if they convert to Islam'

Pakistani Christians accused of lynching 'offered pardon if they embrace Islam'

42 men were charged with the lynching of two Muslims in the wake of suicide bombings on churches in 2015

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Westminster: 'Muslims have to ask why the religion is being misused, courage is important', says rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg

Westminster attack: Muslims must ask why terrorists keep misusing their religion, says London rabbi

'Muslims have to ask why the religion is being misused', says rabbi

Jonathan Wittenberg spoke to Carole Malone about the Muslim reaction to terrorist attacks

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Radio host who sent 'Islamophobic tweets to Muslim politician' claims he wanted to battle political correctness

Radio host who sent 'Islamophobic tweets to Muslim politician' claims he was taking a stand against political correctness

Man who 'sent Islamophobic tweets' claims he was battling political correctness

Radio host Timothy Burton allegedly said that Islam is a 'backwards, misogynistic, seventh-century' ideology

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

'We are at war', Tommy Robinson tells Jonny Gould after Westminster attack

'We are at war', says right-wing firebrand Tommy Robinson after Westminster attack

'We are at war', says right-wing firebrand Tommy Robinson after Westminster

Our host spoke to the founder of the English Defence League in the wake of the attack on Westminster

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Charity page set up by British Muslim for Westminster attack victims' families raises almost £18,000 in two days

Westminster attack: British Muslims raise almost £18,000 for victims' families in two days through charity page

British Muslims raise almost £18,000 for families of London attack victims

The Muslims United for London page was set up in response to the terror attack in London to raise money for the families of those who lost their lives in the disaster

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

High school student banned from playing basketball game for wearing hijab

High school student banned from playing basketball for wearing hijab

High school student banned from playing basketball for wearing hijab

Je’Nan Hayes was kept on the bench for her team's crucial game, and only found out later that her headwear was the reason

Julia Hartley-Brewer fiercely argues with Imam over work headscarf ban

London Imam on work headscarf ban: 'We allow nudists on our streets, so why not headscarves?'

London Imam: 'We allow nudists on our streets, so why not headscarves?'

Ajmal Masroor says it's fine to ask women to cover their heads but not men, as women spend more on hair products

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Austrian Islamic religious community criticised for recommending Muslims wear headscarves from puberty

Austrian Islamic body criticised for saying Muslim girls should wear headscarves from puberty

Austrian Islamic body criticised for headscarf recommendation

Austrian government officials have described a recommendation from the IGGO as an attack on women's freedom and integration

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

George Galloway: 'All Muslim countries should be boycotting the United States'

George Galloway: 'All Muslim countries should be boycotting the United States'

George Galloway: 'All Muslim countries should be boycotting the United States'

Our host was speaking to a caller on his show

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

UK mosques welcome visitors as Jeremy Corbyn sends a message to Donald Trump

Jeremy Corbyn tells Donald Trump: 'Let's drink tea together, not build walls'

Jeremy Corbyn tells Donald Trump: 'Let's drink tea together, not build walls'

The Labour leader made the comment as UK mosques opened their doors to people of other faiths

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Ugandan pastor missing two weeks after reported Muslim attack on church

Ugandan pastor among nine missing two weeks after reported Muslim attack on church

Ugandan pastor among nine missing two weeks after reported Muslim attack

Pastor Moses Mutasa has not been seen since a group of Muslims allegedly attacked the church in Katira village, in eastern Uganda's Budaka District

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Germany Imams alert Turkish authorities to alleged supporters of Fethullah Gulen in schools

Turkish Imams 'spying on schools in Germany'

Turkish Imams 'spying on schools in Germany'

Local media are reporting that imams in Germany gathered intelligence for Turkey's official religious authorities on alleged supporters of the exiled cleric, several of whom are reportedly teachers in state schools

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues against women having to show modesty in a heated debate on the hijab (stock photo)

'Forcing a 4-year-old to wear the hijab is like forcing her to wear hot pants' says Muslim campaigner

'Forcing a 4-year-old to wear the hijab is like forcing her to wear hot pants'

Roman Catholic school St Clare’s in Birmingham has told the parents of a four-year-old girl that she should not wear a hijab to school, due to their uniform policy

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Lindsay Lohan rumoured Islam conversion: journalist Yvonne Ridley gives advice to Hollywood starlet

Female journalist converted to Islam tells Lindsay Lohan: The Quran is a blueprint for women's rights

Journalist converted to Islam by the Taliban tells Lindsay Lohan to relax

There's been speculation the actress is going through a conversion after she deleted all of her Instagram pictures and replaced her description with an Arab greeting

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Lindsay Lohan could be converting to Islam, but which other celebrities have already converted?

Lindsay Lohan 'converts to Islam': Which other stars have embraced the Muslim faith?

Which other celebrities have already converted to Islam?

Lindsay Lohan has deleted all posts form her Instagram account, replacing them with an Arabic message, prompting rumours that the star may have converted to Islam

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

European Court of Human Rights rules Muslim girls in Switzerland must swim with boys in landmark case

European Court of Human Rights rules Muslim girls must swim with boys

Court rules Muslim girls in Switzerland must swim with boys

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled school bosses in Switzerland are justified in enforcing a 'successful integration' into society via the school curriculum

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Does The UK Need Trump Style ‘Extreme Vetting’ of Muslims?

Trump-style 'extreme vetting' already exists in Britain - we don't need to change anything

'Extreme vetting' already exists in Britain - we don't need to change anything

Oshin Shahiean, solicitor and senior immigration adviser at OTS Solicitors, says Britain is already well-protected and there's no need to panic after Berlin attack

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Caller tells James Whale: 'The UK needs its own Donald Trump to take control of terrorism'

'After Berlin and Ankara attacks, UK needs its own Donald Trump to stamp out terrorism' says James Whale caller

'The UK needs its own Donald Trump to take control of terrorism'

James Whale heard from a caller named Paul on his show who believes the UK needs its own Donald Trump to take control of terrorism and that we are in a war

Friday, December 16, 2016

Friday, December 16, 2016

Yasmin Seweid - the lie that sparked a media firestorm

Yasmin Seweid, Donald Trump and the lie that turned into a firestorm

Yasmin Seweid, Donald Trump and the lie that turned into a firestorm

What started out as a girl's attempt to hoodwink her strict father has grown into a huge - and unwelcome - news story

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

'Our feeling of British is very different to yours now', says activist after Forest Hill attack

Forest Hill attack: 'As a Muslim, my feeling of being British is very different to yours now'

'As a Muslim, my feeling of being British is very different to yours'

Lauren Booth spoke to Paul Ross after a man was stabbed in a knife attack in Forest Hill station in South London

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

'Banning a piece of cloth a women chooses to wear is against equality,' says Chief Executive of the Ramadan foundation

Women aren't whores if they don't cover their faces, says Julia during heated burqa debate

Women aren't whores if they don't cover faces, says Julia in heated burqa debate

Mohammed Shafiq responded by saying burqa ban goes against 'rights and equality' of women

A woman in a burqa is seen here in Germany

The burqa goes against basic social rules of British society, says Julia Hartley-Brewer

The burqa goes against basic rules of British society, says Julia Hartley-Brewer

Listen to the first part of Julia Hartley-Brewer's heated interview with Muslim community leader Mohammed Shafiq here

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

'The toxic trio of the Hadith, Sharia law, and Fatawas have infected Islam', says Imam

'The toxic trio of the Hadith, Sharia law, and Fatwas have infected Islam', says Imam

'Toxic trio of Hadith, Sharia law, and Fatwas have infected Islam', says Imam

Dr. Taj Hargey was speaking to Julia Hartley-Brewer about Dame Louise Casey's report on segregation and social exclusion.

Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday, December 2, 2016

Muslim survey reflects 'combination of British and Muslim norms', says Policy Exchange's David Goodhart

British Muslim's sense of 'victimhood' must be addressed, says Policy Exchange author

British Muslim's 'victimhood' must be addressed, says Policy Exchange author

David Goodhart, the researcher who wrote the Policy Exchange report, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the recent survey they published on Muslim life views

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Donald Trump's "watering down the rhetoric" of his policies as he approaches presidency, says commentator

Trump-Brexit comparisons are flawed because America has far bigger race problem than UK, says commentator

Donald Trump is backtracking already, says commentator

Jack Graham spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer after it was revealed a registry of immigrants from 'terror-prone' Muslim countries is being considered by Donald Trump

Friday, November 11, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

A woman has been fined €30,000 for wearing a niqab in Italy

Woman fined €30,000 for wearing a niqab in Italy

Woman fined €30,000 for wearing a niqab in Italy

The woman wore the full-body veil to a meeting of the local youth parliament in Pordenone

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Donald Trump's election 'will send people a wake-up call', says community activist

Donald Trump's election is a worrying wake-up call, says Muslim activist

Donald Trump's election is a worrying wake-up call, says Muslim activist

Ishmael Lea South said that the new president-elect will help to bring people together

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Louis Smith suspension: 'Islam is trying to put itself into a special category', says National Secular Society

Louis Smith ban: Islam is trying to make itself untouchable, says National Secular Society

Louis Smith ban 'shows Islam is trying to make itself untouchable'

Louis Smith has been suspended for two months by British Gymnastics over a video where he appears to mock Islam, however many have disagreed with his suspension

Louis Smith ban will fuel 'rampant Islamophobia', says Chief Executive of the Ramadhan Foundation

Louis Smith ban will fuel 'rampant Islamophobia', says Muslim commentator

Louis Smith ban will fuel 'rampant Islamophobia', says Muslim commentator

Mohammed Shafiq spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the two-month ban the gymnast received after a video of him appearing to mock Islam was leaked

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Isis supporter attacks police with a knife

Isis supporter attacks police with a knife

Isis supporter attacks police with a knife

A woman who converted to Islam and owned materials related to Isis has attacked police with a nice in Germany, after throwing furniture out of her window

Honour killings aren't just a Muslim problem, says UK's first female Sharia judge

Honour killings aren't just a Muslim problem, says female Sharia judge

Amra Bone told Julia Hartley-Brewer Sharia councils don't constitute a parallel legal system

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Islam's non-believers - 'The narrative villifies apostates', reveals human rights activist

LISTEN An ex-Muslim reveals the brutal reality of life as an 'apostate'

LISTEN An ex-Muslim reveals the brutal reality of life as an 'apostate'

Maryam Namazie told Julia Hartley-Brewer how non-believers can be treated, even in places like Britain which don't have apostate laws.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

'Isis ideology and propaganda still getting through', says Quilliam Foundation manager after London couple admit funding terrorism

Streatham terror funding case shows 'Isis ideology still getting through'

Streatham terror funding case shows 'Isis ideology still getting through'

Quilliam boss Adam Deen spoke to talkRADIO after Streatham couple Mohammed and Nazimabee Golamaully admitted sending money to nephew in Syria

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

Famous wishes of Eid Mubarak

Eid Mubarak: Paul Pogba, Hayley McQueen and George Galloway lead greetings

Paul Pogba, Hayley McQueen and George Galloway lead Eid Mubarak greetings

Many Muslims are celebrating Eid Ul-Adha today

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

French-Algerian activist vows to pay 'Burkini' fines for Muslim women

French-Algerian activist vows to pay 'Burkini' fines for Muslim women

French-Algerian activist vows to pay 'Burkini' fines for Muslim women

Rachid Nekkaz has taken a defiant stand against the laws banning the swimsuit

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Anjem Choudary seen at protest against Osama bin Laden killing

How Anjem Choudary turned his back on boozy hedonism to become key Isis recruiter

How Anjem Choudary went from boozy hedonism to cheerleading for Isis

After Anjem Choudary was convicted of supporting Islamic State, we chart this Welling market trader's son's journey to jihad.

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

'Banning the veil would divide communities', says equalities campaigner

"Banning never works. It would divide communities", equalities campaigner responds to UKIP candidate's veil policy

UKIP candidate's veil-ban policy "won't work and will divide communities"

Equality campaigner Akeela Ahmed dismisses plans from Lisa Duffy, a leadership candidate for the UK Independence Party, to introduce a 'show your face in a public place' rule limiting the places women can wear a full-face veil…

Monday, August 8, 2016

Monday, August 8, 2016

In a heated interview with talkRADIO presenter Sam Delaney, Duffy defended her comments, saying the rule was aimed at "making people feel comfortable and safe" in areas of high security, such as banks and airports

UKIP leadership candidate Lisa Duffy discusses banning the veil with talkRADIO's Sam Delaney

UKIP leadership candidate Lisa Duffy discusses banning the veil

Sparks fly on talkRADIO, as the politician trades opinions with talkRADIO presenter Sam Delaney. Listen in, and let us know your thoughts…

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Four security officers have been killed and five others wounded in a suicide attack outside one of Islam's holiest sites

'Muslims are on the front line against ISIS' - Journalist Shiraz Maher explains impact of Medina bombing

Shiraz Maher explains the impact of the Medina bombing on Muslims

The journalist and author highlighted how devastating the bombing on an 'incredibly important site' in Muslim ideology will be

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