Is there any point in asking British Muslims about radicalisation?

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4:24pm Thursday 21st August 2014

The recent killing of a journalist has once again brought to the fore the ‘problems of radicalisation’ within young British Muslims.

IS are deluded if they think Muslims are impressed with acts of barbarism

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12:19pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Decapitations are nothing but a savage trophy prize for the most debased sadist.

Asian Fashion Hour Live at The Space, Birmingham

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7:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

A few weeks ago, I met the lovely Chandeep Uppal, owner of the venue The Space Birmingham.

Where are all the protests against ISIS?

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11:42am Monday 18th August 2014

It appears are own levels of empathy are tinged with hypocrisy.

'Asian women remain second class citizens in their own homes'

Asian Image: Honour violence on the rise in Hampshre

9:00am Friday 15th August 2014

“I don’t know what god was thinking by giving us a granddaughter. Never mind, maybe next time you’ll be blessed with a boy. But just understand one thing, only good daughter-in-laws are blessed with sons.”

The wrist band that proved too much for the ICC

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8:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

The world of sport and sports in general is quite unique, it’s a one of the few activities that can bring laughter, joy and frustration with in a short space of time. By Ayyaz Malik.

Seven signs you’re still a Mummy’s Boy

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8:50am Wednesday 6th August 2014

The Asian Mummy’s Boy is an ubiquitous phenomenon.

Let's be realistic what will Sayeeda Warsi's resignation achieve?

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4:32pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

Whilst the shock resignation of Baroness Sayeeda Warsi was welcomed by many people - I think there needs to be a sense of perspective.

“We gasp in horror over Gaza”

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12:16pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

Gaza is a densely populated area, and the collateral damage caused by Israeli jets, tanks and artillery has continued to rise steeply.

Thanks Jon Snow for being the only WhatsApp message I needed to read

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2:08pm Monday 4th August 2014

As I clear up after breaking fast with friends and family, the phone buzzes with an alert for a new WhatsApp message.

It’s never okay for to be racist..regardless of what happens

Asian Image: Final few spots available for Holocaust memorial service

9:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

There is no justification for the vile hashtag trending on twitter #hitlerwasright.

Muslims are all set to argue which day Eid is…right about now.

6:39pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Muslims are set to argue which day Eid is…right about now.

John Magee Column: The speed limit is there for a reason

12:13pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

It’s amazing what a bit of sunshine can do to people’s moods and mindsets!

The actions of Israel do not give you the excuse to be anti-semetic

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9:00pm Monday 21st July 2014

The recent killings in massacres have again helped to bring to the surface a new level of racism towards Jews.

The Jihadist with split ends

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3:08pm Monday 21st July 2014

You know the system has kind of broken down when a jihadist tweets about split ends.

How the British media tries to justify latest Palestinian massacre

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10:54am Friday 18th July 2014

It was quite fitting and predictable that Israel should use the crash of Malaysian airliner as a time to launch a ground offensive.

Muslim traffic warden refuses to issue ticket because it is Ramadan

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4:26pm Thursday 17th July 2014

A Muslim traffic warden said he didn’t think ‘it was morally correct’ to issue a ticket during the month of Ramadan.

If you think you can get a top job in the private sector, think again

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9:59am Thursday 17th July 2014

In and amongst the cacophony of crusadic sabre rattling of Gove and Cameron, two much more relevant and pertinent pieces of information which should have been the focus of attention have been buried and shrouded within the 'Trojan horse' furore.

Britain First group stoops to new low by badgering old man at mosque

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10:04am Wednesday 16th July 2014

If you had a Muslim group invading churches across the UK - how do you think the authorities would react?

Busiest times to send WhatsApp messages during Ramadan revealed

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7:00pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

A new survey has revealed that Muslims tend to share more pointless graphics on social media during Ramadan than any other time of the year.

Positive story about Muslims causes uproar

2:16pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Leading media organisations have been accused of bias after a positive story about Muslims was published online.

The fine line between ‘extremist’ and ‘violent extremist’

8:00pm Friday 11th July 2014

With the amount dedicated to Islam in the mainstream media you might be led many to believe that there are actually only 3.7 million Muslims in this country.

Why is the BBC being criticised for its coverage of the Gaza crisis?

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5:29pm Thursday 10th July 2014

The BBC this week came in for fierce criticism for its coverage of the Israeli offensive in Gaza.

Here’s what makes more extremists

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5:10pm Thursday 10th July 2014

The reasoning behind the rise in extremist ideals has much to do with how the west responds to incidents such as those in Gaza this week.

The funniest Ramadan advice

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2:54pm Thursday 10th July 2014

The month of Ramadan brings to surface the spiritual side to most of us.

#ramadanproblems? Here's a big one

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12:55pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

Perhaps it is too much to expect logic from a fasting man.

DKNY's Ramadan range: Embracing Diversity

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4:24pm Monday 7th July 2014

The DKNY Ramadan Campaign is fantastic for fashion and bringing together fashion diversity.

Ramadan: It's boom time for the charities but do you know where your money is going?

Asian Image: Filed photo dated 18/09/12 of money as rent, council tax and utility bill arrears often have just as damaging an impact on people as payday loans, according to a new 'harm index' designed to reveal the depth of the stress and anguish caused by deb

11:00am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Most charities do a wonderful job and help the most needy around the world.

It's called 'Ramadan Rage' and it will hit you this week

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1:39pm Monday 30th June 2014

You have to learn to be extra patient during Ramadan but we do not live in a patient world.

Great tips to cooking healthy during the month of fasting

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11:00am Friday 27th June 2014

Fasting in the Holy month of Ramadan by Healthy Muslims is obligatory.  However, it can be challenging, physically, spiritually, and emotionally.  Here are some tips to help stay healthy during the long fasts.

New European law says Muslims can have whole month off for Ramadan

8:00am Friday 27th June 2014

A new European directive states that Muslims can have the whole month off during Ramadan on full pay.

Madonna wears veil: ‘Conversion complete’

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12:04pm Thursday 26th June 2014

A picture of pop superstar Madonna wearing a veil is evidence about how Muslims are converting people without them even knowing it.

Ramadan fasting and your health

Asian Image: Indonesian Muslims offer Eid al-Fitr prayers that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013.

9:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

With fasts lasting nearly twenty hours what should you do to prepare for the long Ramadan days? By Maqsud Patel.

Women more likely to be controlling and aggressive relationship 'terrorists'

Asian Image: The trials of marriage can start on the wedding day

4:36pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

Women are more likely than men to be controlling and aggressive relationship "terrorists", say psychologists.

Hair & Beauty: Summer shades

4:00pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

Bronde is the complete colour trend that goes beyond hair colour since it reduces the contrast between blonde and brown. This colour can have ashy, or golden undertones. The best way to achieve the colour is to stay lighter through the mid-length and ends, with well-blended highlights, creating a subtle ombrè look. This will never let you down when done right. 

The Brother's guide to Ramadhan

3:00pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

Fasting in the summer is certainly no easy feat. And with 19 hour fasts ahead of us, it will no doubt be a challenging endeavour for even the most devout Muslim.

How charity is helping to combat disease in Africa

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2:44pm Friday 20th June 2014

The chigoe flea or Jiggers are the culprits in the epidemic which cause parts of the body to rot. By Miriam Kauser.

Why integration is not the grand solution

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12:11pm Friday 20th June 2014

In recent months we have a seen a great deal written about Muslims and their inability to integrate.

Killed for wearing a headscarf?

Asian Image: Police search the scene at Salary Brook Trail in Colchester , Essex, where a woman who died after being attacked on the footpath may have been targeted because of her Muslim dress, police have said.

10:31am Friday 20th June 2014

A 31-year-old female student at the University of Essex was brutally killed in a completely unprovoked attack.

Terrorism abroad does affect us all

3:09pm Thursday 19th June 2014

The news in Iraq is grim. Muslims killing and attacking other Muslims.

Football vs women: The battle lines have been drawn

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10:00am Sunday 15th June 2014

The behemoth World Cup has finally begun. And women globally are being collectively shunned.

The World Cup - You've gotta love it!

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12:00pm Saturday 14th June 2014

There is nothing wrong with loving every single moment of the World Cup.

There is no loyalty test: Why I can support England in football but Pakistan at cricket

Asian Image: A street vendor sells representations of Brazil's national flags near the Arena Castelao in Fortaleza, Brazil, Wednesday, June 11, 2014. The Brazil 2014 Word Cup soccer tournament is set to begins today. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)

9:35am Thursday 12th June 2014

The FIFA world cup 2014. Millions of fans all over the world are buzzing in expectation of this football spectacle set to take place in the beautiful Rio, Brazil.

Take It Away: Ranch, Wilmslow Road, Manchester

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2:51pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

Once the Curry Mile was the centre of all things from the Asian subcontinent.

Actual Trojan horse found in school

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5:34pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

There have been calls for further investigations into the schooling system after an actual Trojan Horse was found in a predominantly Muslim school.

Nothing makes more sense than ‘Health Is Your Wealth’

9:40am Friday 6th June 2014

One of my favourite sayings ever has to be ‘Health Is Your Wealth’.

HAIR: Why are celebrities going crazy for ombré hair?

5:54pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Ombré is one of the hottest hair colour trends because it has so Many different options.

What makes a modern Desi gentle-maan?

Asian Image: The modern desi gentleman is full of contradictions is he not?

5:05pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

Erm, well nothing. Not the answer you were expecting but…well that’s right…nothing.

‘Muslims are humans too’ sign being investigated

Asian Image: MP Jim Fitzpatrick has asked the Mayor of Tower Hamlets to investigate who put up this sign

4:38pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

A street sign which says ‘Muslims are humans too’ is being investigated by police.

The problem with Asian women

3:16pm Monday 2nd June 2014

I am a British Pakistani born and bred in the UK. A son of first generation Pakistani parents. I am single.




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