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  • Country: 
    United Kingdom (UK)
    News Date: 
    18/07/2016
    Summary: 

    Labour MP Naz Shah has said the comments which saw her suspended from the party were anti-Semitic. Ms Shah apologised in April for online posts, including one suggesting Israel should be moved to the United States. The post was brought to light by the Guido Fawkes website, which also highlighted a post in which she appeared to liken Israeli policies to those of Hitler.

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom (UK)
    News Date: 
    19/06/2019
    Summary: 

    A BBC presenter has apologised after an imam who questioned the Tory leadership contenders about Islamophobia was found to have made critical comments about Israel. In tweets unearthed by the Guido Fawkes website, Mr Patel wrote: “Every Political figure on the Zionist’s payroll is scaring the world about Corbyn. They don’t like him. He seems best suited to tackle them!” He also shared an image endorsing the relocation of Israel to the US as a way of solving the Israel/Palestine conflict.

    Rather worryling, this man is also a school deputy head!

  • Country: 
    United States of America (the)
    News Date: 
    30/04/2019
    Summary: 

    The Trump administration is working to designate the Muslim Brotherhood a foreign terrorist organisation, the White House said on Tuesday. The designation will bring economic and travel sanctions against Egypt's oldest Islamist movement, with more than a million members across the Middle East. The decision follows a White House visit by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in April. Mr Sisi asked US President Donald Trump to make the move, US media said.

  • Country: 
    Afghanistan
    News Date: 
    11/04/2019
    Summary: 

    Zablon Simintov says that despite pressure on him to convert he'll keep practising his faith in Kabul.

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom (UK)
    News Date: 
    07/02/2019
    Summary: 

    A primary school teacher says he has received threats from parents amid protests over teachings about LGBT rights and homophobia. Demonstrations against the classes have been held outside Parkfield Community School in Alum Rock, Birmingham. The Assistant head, who is gay, said he had received "nasty emails" and threats, including one which warned he "wouldn't last long".

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  • Country: 
    United Kingdom (UK)
    News Date: 
    14/02/2019
    Summary: 

    “It all started with the publication of the Satanic Verses and how people pushed me away. That’s why I always say I am one of Rushdie’s children. I was radicalised by white liberals.” So what is the point that the BBC is trying to make? This: if we would all just submit to Sharia blasphemy laws, and stop criticizing Islam, then Muslims will be warm and cuddly and not wage jihad against us. And of course the BBC is right. The jihadis won’t need to fight us if we have already surrendered.

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom (UK)
    News Date: 
    01/02/2019
    Summary: 

    A woman who mutilated her three-year-old daughter has become the first person in the UK to be found guilty of female genital mutilation (FGM). The 37-year-old mother from east London wept in the dock as she was convicted after a trial at the Old Bailey.

  • Country: 
    Pakistan
    News Date: 
    05/07/2012
    Summary: 

    A man accused of Blasphemy was extra judicially killed outside a police station. An unknown man was burnt alive outside a police station in Chani Ghoth area of Bahawalpur in Punjab Province.

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom (UK)
    News Date: 
    17/01/2016
    Summary: 

    An organisation of mosques says it "unequivocally" rejects government proposals to require madrassas in England to be registered and inspected. The Northern Council of Mosques, representing 400 mosques, says this "encroaches" on religious freedom. The Muslim supplementary schools would have to comply with plans for tighter scrutiny over "out-of-school education settings" if the plans were introduced. The government's consultation on the proposals closes on Monday. And the Department for Education has indicated that it makes "no apology" for wanting to ensure children are

  • Summary: 

    British Schools, Islamic Rules. Investigation which uncovers disturbing evidence that some Muslim children are being exposed to extremist preachers and fundamentalist Islamic groups. We also expose the part-time schools where hate is on the curriculum. The programme asks why school inspectors have missed the warning signs and examines the impact this could have on young Muslims' ability to integrate into mainstream British life.

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom (UK)
    News Date: 
    18/10/2011
    Summary: 

    Britain's madrassas have faced more than 400 allegations of physical abuse in the past three years, a BBC investigation has discovered. But only a tiny number have led to successful prosecutions. The revelation has led to calls for formal regulation of the schools, attended by more than 250,000 Muslim children every day for Koran lessons.

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom (UK)
    News Date: 
    01/06/2012
    Summary: 

    The bigamy case was unusual, as more commonly the actions of Muslim men who take more than one wife are not answerable under UK law.

  • Country: 
    Iran (Islamic Republic of)
    News Date: 
    13/01/2009
    Summary: 

    Two men convicted of adultery have been stoned to death in Iran, a rare punishment that the Iranian judiciary says it is trying to have scrapped.

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom (UK)
    News Date: 
    07/09/2018
    Summary: 

    British schoolgirls have been pressured by their fellow students into having female genital mutilation, a campaigner against the practice has said.

    Another article about FGM that will not name the reason it occurs and why it is so difficult to oppose. So to clear it up, FGM continues because Islamic clerics insist on it, and they do so because Mohammed specifically recommended it.

  • Summary: 

    Islam is the fastest growing religion in the UK, with the number of Muslims almost doubling in the last few years from 1.5 million in 2001 to 2.71 million in the latest census, 2011. A small but increasing number of people are also choosing to leave the religion and many say doing so has led them to be rejected by their family and friends and - in some cases - threatened with violence. Benjamin Zand spoke to ex-Muslims.

  • Summary: 

    Investigation which uncovers disturbing evidence that some Muslim children are being exposed to extremist preachers and fundamentalist Islamic groups. We also expose the part-time schools where hate is on the curriculum. The programme asks why school inspectors have missed the warning signs and examines the impact this could have on young Muslims' ability to integrate into mainstream British life.

  • Summary: 

    The JVS Show, BBC Three Counties Radio, Wed 9 Oct 2013 Olly Mann is joined in the studio by ex EDL leader Tommy Robinson & Abdul Qadeer Baksh, Chairman of the Islamic Centre in Luton.

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom (UK)
    News Date: 
    09/01/2015
    Summary: 

    The National Secular Society is calling on the Government to compel the BBC to remove a on any depiction of the prophet Mohammed. The BBC's editorial guidance that forbid any representation of the prophet Mohammed came under fire on Thursday's Question Time on BBC1.

  • One of our supporters sent us this copy of a letter they had received in response to their complaint.

    "Dear ShariaWatch,

    This is what I received as the BBC's response to my complaint.
    Effectively a total brush-off"

     

    The BBC response is attached as a download file

     

  • Summary: 

    BBC Panorama has uncovered fresh evidence of how some Sharia councils in Britain may be putting Muslim women "at risk" by pressuring them to stay in abusive marriages.

  • Summary: 

    ***** ATTENTION SIKH PARENTS, YOUNG BOYS & GIRLS *****
    WHY are Muslim Men Targeting Young Sikh Girls For Prostitution in UK ??
    - Are "all those" who wear Khandas and Karas belong to Sikh Faith ??
    - Is there a NEED to Be Cautious Here in USA ?
    - Is Your Young Girl or Boy Talking to You Freely.?
    - Are you Taking Any ACTION to Prevent this in our Society ??
    - What You Need to Teach Your Young Teenager?

    - Watch this BBC Documentary Inside Out Shown in UK Today.

  • Summary: 

    Stacey Dooley investigates what is going on in her hometown of Luton and finds out why it is known as the extremist capital of Britain.

    Stacey has spent her whole life in Luton. Media commentators all have their theories about what is happening there, but Stacey is uniquely placed to tell the story through the generation she grew up with - the people who are now shaping one of the most controversial towns in Britain.

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