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In the emergency ward of a hospital in New Delhi on May 3, patients relied on oxygen as they battled COVID-19.

India’s COVID-19 crises

India’s total COVID-19 cases crossed twenty-four million as the world’s second-most populous country continues to fight a disastrous second wave of the virus. Data released Friday showed 343,144...

After Frances inital hijab ban, many other European nations followed suit. Here Muslim women are protesting in Belgium following the decision to ban hijab in higer educational instituation and universities.

New amendments are made to France’s hijab ban

Last month, the French Senate passed new amendments to a previous bill that was condemned by major French human rights organizations as “targeting Muslims” and “violating human rights.”  Despite...

This year Ramadan, a month of fasting for Muslims began on Monday, April 12.

How students are balancing school with Ramadan

Ramadan is a holy month of fasting, introspection, and prayer for Muslims, the followers of Islam. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar and is celebrated by Muslims as the month during which Muhammad...

Mohammed Anwar, a 66-year-old father-of-three, died during a violent  carjacking attempt on  Tuesday, March 20.

Carjacking results in death of Uber Eats driver Mohammad Anwar

On Tuesday, March 20, two teenage girls attempted to carjack an UberEats driver in Washington, D.C., which ended in a crash that killed the man. Mohammad Anwar, 66, was hanging onto the vehicle, when...

Is our society being engulfed by cancel culture or modern day boycotting?

Does cancel culture achieve what it intends?

On Saturday, March 20, almost-billionaire and influencer Kylie Jenner shared an Instagram story seeking prayers and donations from her 222 million followers to a GoFundMe to help pay the medical bills...

Fighting in Kashmir continues as many experts expect the crisis there to worsen in 2021.

Conflicts flare over status of Kashmir

In August 2019, India’s Hindu nationalist government abrogated Article 370 of the constitution, which had given exclusive citizenship rights to the residents of Kashmir. Kashmir, a Muslim-majority...

‘Re-Education camps for Muslims in China have caused outcry from the international community.

The Uyghur genocide worsens in China

Since 2017, at least two million Uyghurs have been interned in more than 85 concentration camps within Xinjiang, China. The Chinese government has stripped away the religious and other freedoms of the...

A paramilitary policeman swings his baton at an elderly Sikh man, a photograph that has become the defining image of the ongoing farmers protest in India.

History’s largest protest led by farmers erupts in India

On Tuesday, Jan. 26, thousands of Indian farmers flooded into Delhi, the nation’s capital, clashing with police and storming the capital’s historic Red Fort, as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Trump supporters storm the grounds of the US Capitol on Jan. 6.

Violent mob storms Capitol during certification of Biden’s win

Aminah Ahmed, Writer January 16, 2021

On Wednesday, Jan. 6, a violent mob of supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol in an attempt to overturn his defeat in the 2020 presidential election. What some are calling Trump’s failed...

Protesters set Guatemala’s Congress on fire in Guatemala City on Saturday, Nov. 21. (Courtsey of Oliver De Ros/Associated Press & The New York Times)

Protesters in Guatemala ignite protests over spending cuts

On Saturday, Nov. 21, thousands of protestors took to the streets in Guatemala City setting fire to the nation’s congressional building in a display of outrage over a budget cut on health care and education. The...

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