News Flashes

Compiled by: Syed Nehal Zaheer


Flashes from the Muslim World

October, 2019

Praises OIC for Promoting Peace, USD50 Million for Medical Faculty, Gifts Qur’an to Thousands at Global Book Fair, Steps Up Islamic banking to Foster Growth, OIC Reiterates Status of Al-Quds and Holy Sites and more...

September, 2019

IDs Offer the Rohingya Hope, Muslims Urged to Go Green, Hajj Pilgrims Make Most of Makkah Route, Steeped in History: Ka’aba’s Kiswa, Grand Mosque Cleaned Four Times a Day during Hajj, Halal Market Sees Growth and more...

August, 2019

Indian Ambassador in Talks with Saudi Space Commission, To Impose Fine on Second Time Hajj, 127,000 to Perform Hajj, Challenges of Arabic language, Qur’an, Adhan Competitions, Conference on Water Security and more...

July, 2019

Jama Masjid, Delhi: Magnificent Mosque, Offers Little Respite to Rohingya Refugees, “We Lost Everything, but Not Our Faith!”, Efforts to Serve Muslims, Grand Mosque: Masjid al-Haram, Launches Qur’an and Adhan Competition and more...

June, 2019

400 Prayer Rugs Cleaned Daily during Ramadan, Hajj, Top Spenders during Hajj and Umrah, Praised for Commitment to Tolerance and Diversity, Kingdom’s Efforts in Service of Islam, Ramadan in Denmark, Stresses Need to Counter Hate Speech and more...

May, 2019

OIC Reaffirms Support for Peace, Plans to Relocate Rohingyas, Rewarding Services to all of Humanity, Eager to Tap Market for Halal Products, UN Chief Denounces Hate Speech, Protesters Force Out Another of the Old Guard and more...

April, 2019

To Move Rohingyas to Island, Hajj now more Affordable for Muslim Filipinos, Saudi Delegation Tours Mosque, Cuts Fees to Attract More Visitors, Ranked Ninth Most Powerful Country, E-Visa Project for Pilgrims, Prayer in Banned Area of Al-Aqsa and more...

March, 2019

Terror Funding has a New Face, Ministry Updates Online Portal, To Close Internment Camps for Uighurs, Reach Deal to Build Pipeline, Understanding the Effect of Language on Islamic Thought, New US Lawmaker Criticism of Pressures and more...

February, 2019

More than Three Million Umrah Visas Issued So Far, The Abandoned Catastrophe, Green Gold Olive Industry Hit by Export Ban, MWL Chief Inaugurates Comoros Projects, Gift to Mesut Ozil, Muhammad Ali – Naming of the Airport and more...

January, 2019

Exhibition Launched in Jeddah, To Deploy Hijab Troopers, Arabic Gaining Popularity in Malaysia, UAE Passport Ranked Most Powerful in the World, Meets Coptic Bishop, To Rebuild Iconic Mosul Mosque and more...

December, 2018

Alif Global School Logo Launched, Step Closer for Islamic Banking, Abu Dhabi Hosts Inclusive Citizenship Forum, Role of Technology in Improving Service to Pilgrims, Mosques Seek Twitter Ban and more...

November, 2018

Rohingya –Deprived of Education, Washing the Ka’aba, Haramain Train makes Holy Sites Closer than Ever, Biggest Mosque Opened in Cologne, Burqa Ban – A Delicate Matter and more...

October, 2018

OIC Urges to Join Peace Process, Show Faith with Fight against Litter, Islamic Bank Aim to Boost Lending, Ihram of the Future, Makkah – Sharp Increase in Shopping Malls and more...

September, 2018

Rumah Mountain and the Battle of Uhud, Rare Qur’an Manuscripts, The Prophet’s Mosque, Hajj App Launched, Thought of Makkah: Paulo Coelho’s Novel and more...

August, 2018

Dishonest Umrah Operators, 3,000 Expats Embrace Islam, Madinah: Keeping Traditions Alive, Mosque of Bones: Evidence of Prophet Muhammad’s Era and more...