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According to the BBC, in recent years, banks in Hong Kong, Luxembourg, South Africa and the UK have issued Islamic bonds. In India, there is an unmet market need for such products. Fewer Muslims in India operate a bank account compared to other religions. At 7.4%, the Muslim community's share of ...
South African farmers last year protested against their lack of safety and farm killings on a day dubbed Black Monday. Hopkins tweeted afterwards she would travel to South Africa to expose "#plaasmoorde". Hopkins believes farm murders and the brutality of the attacks are being ignored in South Africa‚ due ...

According to Reuters, the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), a radical group which has vehemently opposed South African president Jacob Zuma, targeted six H&M stores in Johannesburg over a recent ad in which a black child wears a hooded sweatshirt saying "Coolest Monkey in the Jungle.".
Television footage showed clothing in one of the South African stores scattered everywhere. H&M in South Africa says it had removed the sweatshirt from sale. "We have got this wrong and we are deeply sorry," a message on its South African website says. EFF leader Julius Malema said he doesn't regret taking the action ...
The event, entitled "For a Safer World: Followers of Religions Unite Against Hatred, Extremism and terrorism," was inaugurated by Mayor of Durban Zandile Gumede, in the presence of MWL Secretary-General Mohammed Al-Issa, a number of South African government ministers and representatives from ...
The backlog for Muslim autopsies in Cape Town is growing again, making it difficult for mourners to comply with the customary 24-hour funeral procedures required in Islam. "The backlog for Muslim autopsies have been between two to three days - a marked decrease from 6+ days a few months ago," said ...

RIYADH: The Muslim World League (MWL) held an international forum in Durban, South Africa, on Dec. 25. The event ... The secretary-general stressed that the true interpretation of Islamic texts is revealed by traditional mainstream scholars, not by isolated extremists falsely claiming to represent Islam.
A typical tourist hot spot for Europeans, South Africa's legislative capital Cape Town wants more Muslim tourists to visit the city, tourism officials told CNN on Thursday. The city had over 1 million visitors in 2016 and is considered one of the most popular tourist destinations in Africa, but the rapid economic ...
The Muslim population in Cape Town is South Africa's largest, and its long history has given rise to visitor attractions. These include the site of the first Muslim prayer congregation in South Africa, and the first mosque -- Auwal Masjid -- built in 1794. Other hotels are moving to offer similar services but will ...
Air Chefs is a division of South African airlines and caters for the airline, as well as SA Express and all SAA corporate functions, according to the employees. ... The workers reported the matter to the Muslim Judicial Council Halaal Trust, which certifies Air Chefs, but say the inspectors were misled.
For the first time in South Africa's history, the Jewish community will formally celebrate the important annual festival of Chanukah (Hanukkah) that commemorates the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem in a designated Muslim House of Worship. The Jewish congregation of Temple Israel ...
Consider the possibility of a Hindu nationalist majority calling for a public order based on Hindu precepts for South Africa, or a South Africa based upon Zionist principles, or for Muslims calling for an Islamic caliphate. religious theocracies, Christian or otherwise, do not square with the South African ...
In what became South Africa, a benchmark year was 1913, when the Natives Land Act was enacted. This law provided for specific racial classification, and prohibited blacks from owning property in "white" areas. Instead, they could own land in designated areas - around 13 per cent of the country's land ...
Zimbabwe Defence Force Commander General Chiwenga, Emmerson Mnangagwa, Zunaid Moti, Muslim cleric Ismail Ibn Musa Menk and other businessmen. ... Moti has business interests in Zimbabwe through a mining company called Africa Chrome Fields (Pvt) Ltd, which is a subsidiary of South African ...
A classically trained Arabic calligrapher and Islamic artist Refik Carikci is making a name for himself in South Africa for his great art pieces and technique. Carikci uses traditional techniques such as using olive oil as ink, making his own handmade paper and shaping bamboo to make pencils for his ...
... that director Bhansali added a scene which misrepresents history by depicting a love affair between the queen and a Muslim invader.

For Muslims, however, the reports have instead served as a reminder ... any reports of misconduct by Muslim men to their Muslimness and to Islam as a ... to chastise me for my views on sex, which he labeled un-Islamic. ... women from Australia to Pakistan, Nigeria to Malaysia and South Africa to Canada.
Like South Africa, the two great drivers of prosperity in Crete are agriculture and ... 820-960 The Arabs conquer Crete and establish Muslim rule over an ... ejects the Arabs, persecutes the Muslims, and re-establishes Christian rule. .... Ian von Memerty is a Zimbabwean-born South African entertainer, actor, ...
Waiting periods for the release of Muslim bodies at Cape Town mortuaries have been cut by new measures put in place after complaints by the ...
Waiting periods for the release of Muslim bodies from Cape Town ... be shortened for Muslims‚ to allow quicker burial according to Muslim rites.
UNTAPPED POTENTIAL: Despite Cape Town's large Muslim ... Muslim-friendly tourism represents for Cape Town and South Africa - after ... the Saudi-based 57 member-state Organisation of Islamic Co-operation (OIC). ... Acceptability of the different levels of halaal food assurance varies among Muslims.
I Like the Idea of Being South African, But I'm Indian, says Writer Imraan Coovadia ... "I had knowledge about the Indian community in South Africa," says ... As a Muslim, he doesn't want to be dragged along with actions of ...
Boyle has also used the Islamic phrase "Alhamdulillah," or praise God ... McGowan of South Africa were captured by al-Qaeda militants while in ... "There are good Muslims, there are bad Muslims, and there are those who are not Muslim, ... "In an effort to rationalize the fact that he or she converted to Islam, ...
Speaking to Anadolu Agency (AA) about the library, South African ... 1863 to teach Islam and to solve the religious and social controversies of Muslims in the ... He opened the first Islamic girls' school in South Africa called the ...
"It is an insult not only to the Muslim community but to every person who ... in an Islamic attire is part of that freedom we enjoy in South Africa.".
The first and only Turkish library in South Africa honoring Ebubekir Efendi, who was sent ... Speaking to Anadolu Agency (AA) about the library, South African ... to teach Islam and to solve the religious and social controversies of Muslims in ... He opened the first Islamic girls' school in South Africa called the ...
In his career as a police officer in South Africa, his time in the U.S. Army, and especially as a defense contractor training Iraqi forces to fight Islamic State jihadists, ... spent in captivity after they were kidnapped by a Shiite Muslim militia. ... born, the son of an Egyptian father and a South African/Italian mother.
The owner of Darul Ghair Islamic Based Educare Centre in Portland has also been accused of forcing children to eat their own vomit, and ...
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 20: Jacob Zuma, president of South Africa, waits to address the United Nations General Assembly at UN ...
Effendi was sent to South Africa in 1863 by Ottoman Sultan and Caliph Abdulaziz to assist and teach the Muslim community of the Cape region.
The first and only Turkish library in South Africa honoring Ebubekir Efendi, who was sent ... Speaking to Anadolu Agency (AA) about the library, South African ... to teach Islam and to solve the religious and social controversies of Muslims in ... He opened the first Islamic girls' school in South Africa called the ...
Better late than never, right? It's taken 50 years in the music industry but Cat Stevens (AKA Yusuf Islam) has finally pencilled in a tour of South ...
Rabi Harris of the Jewish community of South Africa said that prayer was vitally ... Moulana Ebrahim Bham‚ secretary general of the Council of Muslim ... has secured an operating licence from the South African Reserve Bank.
Adeboye, Oyedepo, CAN warn Nigerian govt to exit Islamic bodies ... completed through the subtle actions of our rulers who were and are Muslims. ... France and South Africa had adopted Sukkuk or any other Islamic financial ... not called to incite anyone against our Muslim brothers and sisters neither is it ...
but with an Islamic twist. And it's no less ... Person A says something heinous about Muslims. Reply: isn't that a bit ... Sure, maybe black Africans in South Africa constituted a race - but could people of mixed descent? Coloured ...
We also explore investor appetite for Islamic financial instruments, ... Hong Kong and South Africa have also issued sukuk as they look to ... Muslim population that is not taking advantage of Islamic investment products and opportunities. ... products that appeal to Muslims and non-Muslims alike due to good ...
The protest was organized by South African Kashmir Action Group ... the issue of Kashmir in South Africa and requested for community unity and ... disappointment towards local Muslim community for non supportive ... for Palestine and Rohingya human rights but for Kashmiri Muslims they turn blind eyes.
Managing Director of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines said on ... that the organization intends to launch its new office in South Africa.
It is reported that Nasir Hossain, Taskin Ahmed and Shafiul Islam were seen at a casino in East London after Bangladesh lost the third and final ...
After the One-Day International series whitewash in South Africa, ... Shafiul Islam and Mominul Haque have been added to the squad as cover.
Members of the Iranian delegation engaged with their South African counterparts in ... The Islamic Republic of Iran and Republic of South Africa ... and the destruction of the holy sites of Muslims and Christians in the city of ...
Batsmen Mominul Haque and Liton Das, and quicks Rubel Hossain and Shafiul Islam have been included in Bangladesh's new-look squad for ...
Since Bangladesh have landed on South African shores, everything has gone the ... South Africa will be without the rested Hashim Amla for the last ODI, and ... Shafiul Islam, the medium pacer, has been called in as cover for ...
New Delhi: Bangladesh pace bowling duo of Shafiul Islam and Rubel Hossain along with wicket-keeper Liton Das and all-rounder Nasir ...
Bangladesh are already on a losing spree and to add more salt to the wounds, their ace pacer Mustafizur Rahman would be heading home ...
South Africa: Thulsie Twins to Appear in High Court for Pre-Trial Hearing ... The twins were allegedly linked to the self-proclaimed Islamic State (ISIS) ... the French mission, Jewish investment banker Roy Topol, South African ...
Shafiul Islam will leave Dhaka on Thursday (October 19) night and will join the rest of the squad. Bangladesh have already lost the first couple ...
The Muslim Judicial Council of South Africa (MJC) has called for a ... receiving calls from Muslims who were "anxiously awaiting'' bodies due to ...
Spike in gunshot deaths delays autopsies on Muslims ... The Muslim Judicial Council of South Africa (MJC) has called for a solution to end ...


 

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