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Remembering Muslims this Remembrance Day

Think you shouldn’t celebrate Remembrance Day? Think again. As Muslims we should be proud of the role of Muslims in securing our victories.

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5 Islamic Phrases to Master (Or Mangle!)
5 Islamic Phrases to Master (Or Mangle!)

Islamic phrases are often misused, misunderstood and mind boggling. So we thought we would have a look at a few Arabic/Islamic phrases often misunderstood!

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Muslims Who Made History Through Science
Muslims Who Made History Through Science

A quick look into the contributions of Muslims in Science. When people talk about religion & science, they assume that they’re separate, but there not.

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Daesh Ban Cats, but Here Is Why Muslims Love Them

This week, the terrorist group Daesh announced a fatwa (ban) against keeping cats. Look out cats, ISIS are after you! But don't worry we love you.

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What in the name of Muharram are you talking about?
What in the name of Muharram are you talking about?

With both Eids done, we look to Muharram and with it fast approaching this weekend, we thought we'd have a quick reminder of what Muharram is about.

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Heading to Uni? Guess Who You Have to Thank for It!

With Freshers descending on campuses all over the country we can feel the excitement. But have you ever wondered how the first university came about?

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History of the Pilgrimage to Mecca in 8 Pictures

Mecca is the city where Prophet Mohammed (peace be upon him) was born and where he first received revelation. See these 8 historic photos.

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5 Surprising Facts About Islam in London
5 Surprising Facts About Islam in London

“London is a more Islamic city than much of the Muslim world put together”, a leading Muslim scholar has said …

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International Women’s Day - 3 Muslim Women to Celebrate
International Women’s Day - 3 Muslim Women to Celebrate

It’s International Women’s Day this week, and what better way to celebrate the ladies than by remembering the …

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5 Great Innovations We Can Thank Muslims For
5 Great Innovations We Can Thank Muslims For

Ever wondered where many of the creations we use on a daily basis have come from? All these fantastically clever …

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Remembrance: Meet the Muslims who played their part

The latest Ummahsonic blog looks at some of the Muslims who became heroes in the two World Wars, and why it's vital to honour them