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UK: Horsham Ahmadi Muslim youthworker’s plea for peace

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“Positive actions of engaging our youths in charitable activities within the UK such as taking part in the poppy appeal collections, planting trees and the giving blood campaign have contributed towards our success of stopping radicalisation.” A Muslim youthleader from Horsham has spoken out against the atrocities in Syria and Iraq. In the wake of the beheading of British aid …

atharUK: Horsham Ahmadi Muslim youthworker’s plea for peace
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Persecuted Muslims build first Irish mosque in Galway

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When Imam Ibrahim Noonan began celebrating the Qu’ran in a housing estate inGalway, his hope was that the temporary mosque in Wellpark would be replaced by a permanent structure. Now, four years after foundation stones were laid on a site opposite Ballybrit racecourse, there’s a new minaret on the city skyline – marking the Ahmadiyya Muslim community’s first Irish house …

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Man who jumped on train tracks to save woman among heroes honoured at Merton Civic Awards

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                    Winner Osman Dean with mayor of Merton, Councillor Krystal Miller A youth worker who jumped onto train tracks to save the life of a woman was among the unsung heroes honoured at the Merton Civic Awardslast night. Osman Dean was waiting for a train home at Stockwell underground station when he …

NgilaniMan who jumped on train tracks to save woman among heroes honoured at Merton Civic Awards
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Meet the Muslim cyclists riding for peace – and to combat Islamophobia

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A group of Muslims are riding from Glasgow to London to raise money for charity – and offset the negative attitudes and stereotypes of Islam, visiting mosques and war memorials along the way. One of the cyclists, heart specialist Dr Tauseef Khan, describes the humbling kindness the group have encountered along the way “Four hundred miles on and the amazing British …

NgilaniMeet the Muslim cyclists riding for peace – and to combat Islamophobia
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Nasir Mosque in Gillingham set for grand opening by Hadhrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad

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Around 500 guests will gather at Nasir Mosque today for the official opening of the revamped building. The former working men’s club, at the bottom of Richmond Road, Gillingham, has been transformed into a purpose-built place of worship.     The final touches are done to the mosque The building, originally known as Nasir Hall, was home to the Lower …

NgilaniNasir Mosque in Gillingham set for grand opening by Hadhrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad

Flood hero from Southfields honoured on national television

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Zafar Ahmad preparing sandbags to help flood stricken residents A public-spirited schoolboy has been declared a ‘Flood Hero’ by the ITV morning show Daybreak. Zafar Ahmad, 16, rushed to the aid of flood-hit victims in Staines and Chertsey after persistent rain saw the Thames burst its banks. He spent four days helping the Army and local residents fill sandbags, before …

NgilaniFlood hero from Southfields honoured on national television