World Hijab Day Observed all over the World


World Hijab DayJNN 04 Feb 2015 Cairo :  As the clock ticks towards the launch of the World Hijab Day event, several Muslim organizations across the world announced plans to mark the event with several activities to raise awareness about the Islamic headscarf. Continue reading

Protest and Anger after attacks on Muslim Women in Paris , France


French Muslims Protest over the Racist Attack on Muslim womenJNN 20 June 2013 Paris : Thousands of protesters gathered outside the town hall in Argenteuil near Paris on Friday of last week. They were enraged and upset after a series of racist attacks against Muslim women. Continue reading

Famous French singer ‘Diam -Melanie Georgiades’ embraces Islam, wears hijab


JNN 04 Oct 2012 Paris : Famous French singer Diam’s has announced in a newly-published autobiography that she has embraced Islam and decided to wear hijab.Amid a nationwide debate in France surrounding attitudes towards the Islamic veil, or hijab, a French rapper, has surprised fans by announcing her conversion to Islam and choosing to wear a headscarf. Continue reading

Famous French singer 'Diam -Melanie Georgiades' embraces Islam, wears hijab


JNN 04 Oct 2012 Paris : Famous French singer Diam’s has announced in a newly-published autobiography that she has embraced Islam and decided to wear hijab.Amid a nationwide debate in France surrounding attitudes towards the Islamic veil, or hijab, a French rapper, has surprised fans by announcing her conversion to Islam and choosing to wear a headscarf. Continue reading

TEHRANI WORSHIPERS STAGE SYMBOLIC FUNERAL FOR SHERIBINI


rally-marwaTehrani citizens held symbolic funeral for the ‘Hijab’s Martyr’, Marwa Sheribini, the Egyptian woman who was stabbed to death by a man at German Dresden courtroom on July 1. According to IRNA, in the funeral that was held after weekly Friday prayers congregation, the demonstrators chanted `O my martyred sister! Congratulations on your martyrdom’, `I swear by your holy blood that your path will be trodden,’ `Down with Israel’ and `Down with the US’, thus voicing outrage at the merciless killing of the Muslim woman.

In the ceremony, Tehrani women carried the symbolic coffin from Tehran University to Palestine Square.
The participants condemned silence of the so-called advocates of human rights in the West against the killing, calling for investigation of the case by both Iranian Judiciary and international courts.
They called on German Chancellor Angela Merkel to ponder on growth of racism and fascism in Germany.
They referred to Merkel’s recent claims and concern over violation of democracy and human rights in Iran and said, “She had better deal with growth of fascism and racist ideology in Germany.”
The 32-year-old pregnant Egyptian woman, Mrs. Sheribini, dubbed the “Hijab’s martyr”, was stabbed to death by a German man in Dresden courtroom east of Germany on July 1 as her young son watched.