KSRelief highlights humanitarian aid efforts in Yemen despite Houthi obstructions

ROME: Saudi Arabia is keen to provide humanitarian aid transparently and impartially throughout Yemen, despite all the difficulties posed by violations by Iran-backed Houthi militias, said the general supervisor of the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief). Dr. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah was speaking at a symposium in Rome attended by Prince Faisal bin Sattam […]

Lebanon’s government approves sweeping reforms amid protests

The outrage over the government’s mismanagement of a deepening economic crisis and proposed new taxes has unified Lebanon’s often fractious society. By AP BEIRUT: Lebanon’s Cabinet approved sweeping reforms on Monday, hoping to appease the thousands of protesters that have taken to the streets for the last five days to demand the government step down. […]

Makkah Charitable Foundation

The Makkah Charitable Foundation, an affiliate of the Muslim World League, has urged philanthropists to support its various humanitarian and educational programs in the Kingdom and abroad. Among other projects the foundation sponsors the Iqra private school in Kilo 14, Jeddah, which provides education to 300 poor students. The charity spends about SR400,000 on the […]

Muslims give millions to charity organizations in US during Ramadan

Deborah Block Every year, Muslims donate millions of dollars to Islam-based charities, including those in the United States, during the holy month of Ramadan (from May 15 to June 15 in 2018). The religion stipulates that Muslims must donate 2.5 percent of their wealth once a year to help the poor and needy, called zakat, […]

Harar

Harar city, capital of Harar region in the eastern central Ethiopia, is considered as a blessed city by the Muslims of Ethiopia, and within its walls are no less than 90 mosques. The city was founded in the 12th century CE. In 1520, it was captured by Ahmed Gragn (the left-handed) who from Harar conquered […]

Mosques and Islamic Centers in SOUTH AFRICA

MOSQUES • 14th Avenue Jamaat Khana. Add: Boksburg, 14th Avenue, Boksburg-North, Gauteng, South Africa, P O Box 303, Johannesburg, Gauteng 2025, South Africa; Phone: 011-838 110. • 15th Street Masjid. Add: JHB, Johannesburg, 1412, South Africa; Directions: Walking distance from the 23rd Street Masjid. One Street away from the famous 14th street of the old […]

Halal Restaurants, Hotels, Markets in USA

The District of Columbia Orient Foods 2116 18th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009 Phone: 202-265-7100 Maryland Bismillah Halal Meat 1401 University Blvd E, Hyattsville, MD, 20783-4029 Phone: 301-434-0051 Halal Food Incorporated 4202 Park Heights Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215-6710 Phone: 410-367-8355 Halal House 19705 Waters Road, Germantown, MD 20874 Phone: 301 916 9444 e-mail: halalhouse@yahoo.com Indus […]

Islamic Centers, Mosques in USA

Washington, D.C. Islamic Center of Washington, DC 2551 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008 Phone: 202-332-8343 Fax: 202-234-5035 http://www.theislamiccenter.com Islamic Center of Washington DC 2551 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008 Internet: http://www.theislamiccenter.com/ Phone: 202-332-8343, Fax: 202-234-5035 Notes: Jumma/Friday Prayer begins at 1:30 p.m. Classes on Islam, the Quran and the Arabic language are held […]

ANGOLA Muslims and Islam in Angola

Mosques and Islamic CentersLuanda Mosque Address: Luanda Mosque Luanda, Luanda, ANGOLA The largest Mosque in Luanda is located just outside the city centre on the Estrada de Catete road to Viana. General Information: Daily and Jumaah (Friday) prayers are held in the Mosque. There are several other smaller mosques around the city as well.  Supreme Council of […]

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