News Flashes


Compiled by: Syed Nehal Zaheer


Flashes from the Muslim World

May, 2017

Islamic Calligraphy Exhibition, Demoted for not Smoking, Gets Top Honor in Malaysia

April, 2017

To Open three Arabic Language Institutes, Exhibition on Madinah, Mosques Win Architecture Awards

March, 2017

More Women to Join its Army, Seizes Pig Hairbrushes, Madinah Airport Ranked SecondBest in the Middle East

February, 2017

UN launches USD50 Million, Islamic Finance Training, Haramain Train to be fully operational by end of 2017 and more…

December, 2016

Haji pedals his way to Makkah, Dutch party threatens to ban Mosques, and more…

November, 2016

Hotdogs set for name-change, OIC meet focused on Education, and more…

October, 2016

Haji pedals his way to Makkah, Dutch party threatens to ban Mosques, and more…

September, 2016

Islam channel to remove misconceptions, Pope defends Muslims, and more…

August, 2016

Bangladesh Regulates Friday Sermons after Attacks, Selfie Snappers Obstructing Tawaf, and more…

July, 2016

Islamophobia on the rise, Muslims invite Trump to Scottish Mosque, and more…

June, 2016

USD 4bn to help Egypt’s Economy,King Abdul Aziz Holy Qur’an Contest, and more…

May, 2016

IDB Signs Rural Health Plan with Indian NGO, UAE businessman launches USD1.14bn Educational Fund, and more…

April, 2016

India’s Haj quota fixed at 136,020, Dubai to Build World’s Biggest Wholesale Hub, and more…

March, 2016

Food wasted in Makkah enough to feed millions, Reverts stress beauty of Islam, and more...

February, 2016

Qataris are leading investors, Trump is dumped, Winners of King Faisal Prize, and more...