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How to spot a terror attack at a local mosque

The latest on the Coronavirus outbreak in New Zealand (all times local):2:40 p.m.Authorities say two people are dead after a shooting at a Wellington mosque.Police say a man who was shot died at the scene.Police have not released details about the shooting.A third person was wounded.Police say the man who died was a mosque security

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ISIS ‘will target mosques’ in Iran

The terror group is calling for the destruction of the Saudi-backed Ahmadi community in Iran, which includes Shia Muslim followers of the prophet Muhammad.“The people of Iran, especially those belonging to the Shia Muslim community, will be targeted,” Abu Bakr al Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State, wrote in a message posted on Telegram,

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‘Allahu Akbar’ – The Muslim Prophet’s life and legacy

Muslim community leaders in the United Kingdom have come out in full support of the life of the Muslim prophet Muhammad, saying that he was an exemplary person and had done more for Muslims than anyone else in the world.The group, which includes Muslim leaders in England, the Netherlands and Australia, said in a statement

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How to get your kids to buy the Harlem mosque

Posted May 11, 2018 05:18:00 When my son was born, the first thing he asked was “what’s this thing called a mosque?”And my answer was, “Oh, I don’t know.You have to ask my granddad.”I’d never had a conversation about mosque and mosque-related things, because my son is like, “Why don’t you ask my dad?”I wanted

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When Australia says ‘no’ to Islam, is it a Muslim country

More than half of the Australian population is Muslim, but not all Muslims are in Australia.What is Australia’s religion?How are people of other religions represented in the country?These questions have been answered in the new ABC Four Corners documentary titled No Religion.The documentary, which also features interviews with Australian Islamic leaders, has been screened on

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The Daily Show is ‘the most-watched TV show in the country’

A former Daily Show correspondent is making headlines again for his own satirical news show, the Daily Show, which is proving popular in the United States.The Daily, which airs in New York City, debuted Thursday on Comedy Central and is averaging more than 4 million viewers a week.The show is part of the syndication deal

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When a mosque in Phoenix dies, the place is named for its founder

Phoenix, Arizona (AP) It’s been a quiet life for a Phoenix mosque since its namesake, Muhammad Ali, died in 1974.But on Wednesday the Phoenix Grand Mosque was named after Muhammad Ali’s grandson, who served as imam for the mosque for 14 years before moving on to become a judge and then a member of the

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What the Phoenix Mosque means to Phoenix’s residents

The Phoenix Mosque, as the name suggests, was built by the Islamic Society of America and was the first mosque in the city.The mosque’s purpose is to spread the message of Islam to the entire community, and its main goal is to help Muslims achieve a better life.The Phoenix Muslims are affiliated with the Islamic