01:08, 30 November 2017 Thursday
Religious programs organized at mosques across Turkey, including Istanbul, Ankara, Bursa, Edirne, Gaziantep, Hatay, Konya
14:31, 27 October 2017 Friday
The continuing part of the interview with Dr. Ismail Kara
12:19, 26 October 2017 Thursday
Ismail Kara is arguably the foremost academic expert on Turkish Islamism. Although he is a prolific writer and a public intellectual, his work is little known among non-Turkish speaking audiences.The following interview with Kara aims to close this gap. Micah Hughes, a doctoral candidate at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill translated the original text of the interview from Turkish into English under supervision of Cemil Aydin (UNC Chapel Hill). Interview questions were prepared by Cemil Aydin, Huseyin Yilmaz (GMU), Ahmet Selim Tekelioglu (GMU), Peter Mandaville (GMU) and Ahmet Koroglu (Istanbul University). Ahmet Koroglu provided visual material from Istanbul as well as spearheading the project. Kara's detailed bio information and a list of his publications are presented at the end of the interview text.
15:35, 24 October 2017 Tuesday
Turkish president remembers founding Bosnian statesman 14 years after his passing as a 'man of heart'
15:45, 25 July 2017 Tuesday
Navaid Aziz, a Canadian imam, despite his young age, has a considerable reputation among Muslims living in the world, especially in the geographical regions that we call the West. Deniz Baran made an interview about his work.
15:37, 10 September 2014 Wednesday
Russia's Orthodox archpriest Dmitri Smirnov said that Muslims were closer to the teachings of Jesus than Christians.
13:14, 10 May 2017 Wednesday
With the beginning of the era of Japanese Renaissance, known as the era of Meiji, started in 1868, only two countries in Asia enjoyed independence, namely the Ottoman Empire and Japan.
12:29, 29 April 2017 Saturday
This is a combination that suprises many.
14:42, 15 April 2017 Saturday
Muslims worldwide love and revere the Prophet Jesus. The Quran states: "Behold! The angels said: 'O Mary! God giveth thee glad tidings of a Word from Him. His name will be Jesus Christ, the son of Mary, held in honor in this world and the Hereafter and in (the company of) those nearest to God.'" (The Holy Quran, 3:45)
13:00, 25 November 2016 Friday
We met a father who almost danced to the death of his daughter. Because his daughter died as a Muslim.
23:03, 03 November 2016 Thursday
Head of the Supreme Muslim Council Sheikh Ekrema Sabri has said slammed the Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat for a "noise law" to prevent the call to prayer from mosques in Jerusalem
10:52, 21 October 2016 Friday
Turkey has appointed a permanent Imam at the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople.
17:38, 12 October 2016 Wednesday
"There is a problem with Islam because Islam requires (holy) sites and recognition," Hollande told two journalists from Le Monde newspaper for the book which will be published Thursday.
08:12, 25 August 2016 Thursday
Islam permits the victims of crimes to seek justice or to forgive. A coffee shop owner in Brooklyn, New York, Abdul decided to forgive
19:11, 30 July 2016 Saturday
A former deputy of the far-right extreme party in Germany, Werner Klauner is now known as Ibrahim and spends his time and earnings helping refugees
09:41, 22 January 2016 Friday
In their battle against "radicalisation" Tajik authorities have shaved the beards of 13,000 men and have forced women to remove their headscarves.
13:29, 26 December 2015 Saturday
A Pew research report shows that with current growth trends, Islam will be the world dominant religion by 2050.
09:42, 23 December 2015 Wednesday
More than 100 homeless from Sacramento were given a break after the local mosque opened their doors for a hot meal and a night of warmth away from the cold
11:43, 15 July 2015 Wednesday
After decades of criminality, Mohamed Mahan now provides guidance to young Ivorian youth, instilling values to help them back on the right track
11:14, 03 July 2015 Friday
Naomi Matsubara, a teacher of Japanese and karate has had a picture book published that depicts Muslim life, challenging stereotypes.
14:52, 01 July 2015 Wednesday
The German Chancellor Angela Merkel has spoken at an official Ramadan iftar saying that Islam will always remain in Germany
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