This statement is to announce that, effective immediately, Al-Furqan Islamic Centre is ceasing its activities and closing its doors.
Given the incessant media attention placed on Al-Furqan centre as a result, we wish to release this statement for the purpose of clarification.
By Wardina S Fadlullah Wilmot Trying to brush off the rallies by convincing ourselves that those views are of the minority did not make any discomfort go away. The rally was dangerous, wrong […]
After nation-wide protests against Islam, along with Pauline Hanson’s recent misleading comments on Halal food, Onepath Network presents a community response.
HUMAN APPEAL AWARDS 106 STUDENTS FOR HIGH ACHIEVEMENT IN YEAR 12 After seven years, Human Appeal International Australia’s Year 12 Muslim Achievement Awards has become a national event with Sydney and Adelaide […]
The Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV) is concerned that not enough is being done to promote and sustain social cohesion in Australia.
The Andrews Labor Government condemns today’s violence by a minority of demonstrators at Federation Square.
Hundreds of anti-Islam protesters have clashed with counter-demonstrators at rallies in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and other sites across the country.
Mr Fraser was a man of wisdom and compassion who was also a voice of reason on social and humanitarian issues.
Restaurant owner Omar Nemer developed the idea after the Corrimal Street eatery was targeted by anti-Islamic abuse on social media, including criticisms of its halal-certified products.
Tony Blair’s “bloody crusades” in Iraq and Afghanistan have led to the radicalisation of a generation of young British Muslims, John Prescott has suggested. See video here.
The Age has reached a settlement with the young man wrongly identified in a photograph as part of its coverage of the police shooting of Numan Haider in Endeavour Hills.
Victorian students are flocking to Islamic schools in record numbers, with enrolments increasing by almost 70 per cent in the past eight years.
A local councillor opposed to the building of a mosque in Bendigo sent a disturbing image of babies with mutilated genitals to a woman who supported the development.
Australia PM reinforces long-manufactured climate of fear and framing of Muslims as ‘Other’.
Press release: The Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV) Tuesday, February 24 2015 PM needs to unify community, not lecture to The Sydney siege and the subsequent deaths of three people were a result […]
Let the prime minister be clear that his liberal democracy has come full circle and now no one can oppose the ideology or policy of the state.
The Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV) joins in the chorus of Australian organisations calling for an end to children in detention within Australia, Nauru and Manus Island.
Muslim Community Rejects Abbott Government’s Demonisation and Condemns Moves to Silence Legitimate Critique
Muslim Community Rejects Abbott Government’s Demonisation and Condemns Moves to Silence Legitimate Criticism.
Australian David Hicks, a former prisoner at the US Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, has won a legal challenge to his terrorism conviction before a military court in Cuba.