Muslims

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Westminster attack: Asian presenter Yasmeen Khan says 'I always pray it's not a Muslim'

Westminster attack: Asian presenter Yasmeen Khan says 'I always pray it's not a Muslim'

Westminster attack: Yasmeen Khan says 'I always pray it's not a Muslim'

Our British Asian presenter delivered a passionate monologue about this week's atrocities on her talkRADIO show

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

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

'Judge's main reason for overturning travel ban were Donald Trump's own words', says former Democrats Abroad Vice Chair

'Donald Trump has made no national security argument for new travel ban'

'Donald Trump has made no national security argument for new travel ban'

Karin Robinson, the former UK Vice Chair of Democrats abroad, says Mr Trump and his team 'have been explicit in their intent to block Muslims'

Donald Trump's second travel ban blocked by Hawaii judge hours before coming into effect

Second judge in Maryland blocks Donald Trump's new travel ban following earlier Hawaii snub

Second judge in Maryland blocks Donald Trump's new travel ban

US District Judge Derrick Watson said the evidence the ban was a matter of national security was 'questionable'

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

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Muslim minorities in Myanmar subjected to torture, claims UN official

Muslim minorities in Myanmar being tortured, claims UN official

Muslim minorities in Myanmar being tortured, claims UN official

The special rapporteur for human rights from the UN in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, told the BBC the police and military are guilty of committing 'crimes against humanity' against the Muslim minority

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

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

'Nobody has a right to go to America, but Donald Trump's travel ban is foolish', says George Galloway

George Galloway: 'Donald Trump supporters have killed more people in North America than refugees have'

Galloway: 'Trump fans have killed more North Americans than refugees have'

George Galloway opened his show today with a moving monologue on Donald Trump's travel ban

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

'Protests against Donald Trump's travel ban are actually just against Trump himself', says UKIP's Peter Whittle

Protests against Donald Trump's travel ban are actually just against Trump himself, says UKIP's Peter Whittle

'Protests against Donald Trump's travel ban are actually just against Trump'

Donald Trump has banned travellers from seven Muslim-majority countries from America, a move that has sparked outrage

'Study the world' - Donald Trump takes to Twitter, after receiving criticism for his travel ban

Donald Trump says he's stopping 'bad dudes' as he reacts to ban protest

Donald Trump says he's stopping 'bad dudes' as he reacts to ban protest

Donald Trump has once again taken to Twitter to discuss his travel ban, which has been criticised by many

'There is no evidence to back up Donald Trump's travel ban', says Ramadhan Foundation

Trump refugee ban: Julia asks Muslim activist 'where were the protests when Obama stopped Iraqi refugees?'

Julia asks Muslim activist 'where were the protests when Obama banned Iraqis?'

Trump has banned those from seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering America, he has also banned the entry of Syrian refugees and suspended the US Refugee Admissions Programme

'Donald Trump's travel ban is exactly what terroists want' says MP Nadhim Zahawi

Donald Trump travel ban is exactly what Isis want, says Iraq-born MP Nadhim Zahawi

This is exactly what Isis want, says Iraq-born MP Nadhim Zahawi

Former Labour leader Ed Milliband and Zahawi have called for an emergency debate in Parliament on Donald Trump's travel ban

Mr Trump has attracted fierce criticism for his immigration policies

'Keep Donald Trump out of UK' petition hits 1 million signatures

'Keep Donald Trump out of UK' petition hits 1 million signatures

Petition launched following Mr Trump's measures to stop Muslim immigrants

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

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 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

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

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

'We need to speak to local communities to help different cultures integrate in Britain', says MP Khalid Mahmood

Muslim Policy Exchange report: 'We must help different cultures integrate in Britain', says MP Khalid Mahmood

'We need to speak to local communities to help different cultures integrate'

A survey which included more than 3,000 Muslims has shown that they broadly share the views of the wider population and want to 'fully integrate'

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

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

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

'The world's attitude towards meat has become too commercial', says key Muslim cleric

LISTEN Key Muslim cleric defends Halal meat slaughter techniques

Key Muslim cleric defends Halal meat slaughter techniques

Ajmal Masroor was speaking to talkRADIO after report showed that animals are dying in unnecessary agony for Halal meat

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

'The Muslim Council of Britain's plans are welcomed, but not taken seriously', says The Salam Project

'If Muslim Council of Britain won't tackle honour killings, how can we take them seriously on terror?'

'How can we take the Muslim Council of Britain seriously on terrorism?'

Fellow Islamic group The Salam Project questions the MCB's credibility on this issue

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.

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

Women chased off a beach in France for wearing a burkini

Australian women in burkinis chased off beach in France

Australian woman in burkinis chased off beach in France

The mother and daughter were chased off the beach as locals were not happy with what they were wearing and threatened to call police

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

Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

The Alternative for Germany takes the lead in regional exit polls, but who is their leader Frauke Petry

Nigella Farage, or Adolfina: Who is Frauke Petry, Germany's first lady of the far right?

Nigella Farage, or Adolfina: Who is Germany's far-right figurehead Frauke Petry?

Petry is young, gifted, and vehemently anti-Islam. We take a look at the 'smiling face' of German xenophobia

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Whilst Donald Trump wants to implement "extreme vetting" for immigrants. we take a look at where his family is from

Donald Trump wants 'extreme vetting' on immigrants...but where's his own family from?

Trump wants 'extreme vetting' on immigrants...but where's his own family from?

Donald Trump has promised to stop immigrants from countries tarred by terror from getting into the US. But hasn't he forgotten his own tale of illegal immigration?

Monday, August 15, 2016

Monday, August 15, 2016

'Women tend to be more of a target' for racial abuse, says MP Khalid Mahmood

Nadiya Hussain racist abuse: Women tend to be more of a target for bigots, says MP Khalid Mahmood

Nadiya Hussain: Women tend to be more of a target for bigots, says MP

GBBO's Nadiya Hussain has revealed she has been racially attacked

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…

Friday, August 5, 2016

Friday, August 5, 2016

'The demand is extremely high for segregated swimming pools', says Imam Ajmal Masroor

Segregated swimming: "Women want to enjoy themselves without being an object of desire," says imam

Segregated swimming: "Women want to have fun without being an object of desire"

British imam Ajmal Masroor has defended gender-specific pool sessions in Luton, telling talkSPORT that "the demand is extremely high", despite men seeming to get much the better deal…

Monday, April 11, 2016

Monday, April 11, 2016

Younger Muslims are 'intolerant and proud of their intolerance', claims Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

Younger Muslims are 'intolerant and proud of their intolerance', claims Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

Younger generations of Muslims are 'intolerant and proud of their intolerance'

Journalist and author Yasmin Alibhai-Brown highlights growing concerns within the community