Australia is set to become the newest entrant to the Islamic debt market this year as a solar-power joint venture seeks to sell a debut sukuk in Malaysia’s offshore tax haven of Labuan.
The Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV) refutes ill-considered comments made by senator Jacqui Lambie regarding halal certification. Ms Lambie stated yesterday “(The loopholes) could allow financing of terrorists and Australia’s enemies through […]
The Egyptian Society of Australia would like to extend a heartfelt congratulations to Peter Greste, his family and to all Australians for the release of Peter from Egypt and his expected return to Australia.
SPOT LIGHT is a new show on the OnePath Network, where they turn the spot light on hot topics impacting the Australian Muslim Community.
Begg came to the Middle East Eye offices to talk about the war in Syria and the increasing radicalism of the country’s fighters and the ensuing backlash in European countries as a result of more and more young Muslims travelling to fight in the country.
In this timely khutbah, Shaykh Dr. Yasir Qadhi gives his frank comments on the recent killing of the cartoonists in France.
With the recent shooting on Martin Place in Sydney, followed by the mass killing of children in Peshawar and then another terrible tragedy in Cairns, members of the community, be they believers or non-believers, asked a simply and salient question; why is this happening? Why does God allow this to happen?
Sydney Under Siege – How Muslims should respond
Like most Australians, I was surprised to learn of the recent ‘Sydney Siege’ taking place as I went about my daily routine. For many of us, to hear of such scenarios playing out are chilling.
The Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV), the peak body for Muslims in Victoria, says that the community is in deep shock following the dramatic end to the hostage crisis this morning. (Update I)
What is the Muslim world? Prof Tony McEnery argues that this phrase, which was used 11,000 times in articles discussing Islam written from 1998 to 2009 by the British press, highlights an unsettling trend in the media — using language that characterizes Muslims as violent and unusual — a trend that, as he shows, has a long history and he asks us to change.
We all share pains. Granted they are at different levels for different people but yet the belief is that my pain or sorrow cannot be compared to anyone else’s.
The peak body for Australian food and drink manufacturers says its members have no plans to ditch halal certification despite threats of a boycott and other sabotage by anti-Islam campaigners.
Businesses should not be bowing to this kind of pressure.
A Muslim woman is nursing a broken arm after being pushed onto a road in an unprovoked racist attack in Melbourne’s north.
Approximately 800 men have been held at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility since it was established in 2002. Today, fewer than 150 remain. Despite the fact that more than half of […]
Since the terror raids and proposed anti-terror laws we have seen a wave of unwarranted anti-Muslim violence around the country. Mosques have been defaced in Brisbane, a woman was bashed on a […]
ANIC concerned about proposed foreign fighters bill His Eminence, the Grand Mufti of Australia, Dr Ibrahim Abu Mohammad and the Australian National Imams Council affirm that, like all citizens, we have a […]
This Social Experiment is proof that hate against Muslims is not welcome in Australia. Almost every person interfered to stop the hate filled attacks. Truly inspirational.
Monday, September 29 2014 For Immediate Release. The MSA wishes to extend our condolences to everybody who has been touched by the trail of tragic events that have beset the community in […]