Less than half of Britain's Muslims are fully vaccinated

Less than half of Britain’s Muslims are fully vaccinated against Covid-19, official data shows. Only 43 per cent of Muslim adults have received both doses, compared with 65 per cent of all adults as of mid-July. South Asian people were also under-represented, with less than half of Pakista

Muslim support for UK’s Labour dips ahead of crucial election

The UK’s main opposition Labour Party is losing support among British Muslims, a new poll has revealed, amid party fears that it will lose a crucial by-election in northern England next month. The poll found that support from Muslims has fallen by a tenth under Keir Starmer’s leadersh

Protests in Denmark as Syrian refugees have asylum denied

A decision by the Danish government to potentially deny thousands of Syrian refugees the right to remain has been met with protests across the country. Denmark has taken in around 32,000 Syrians since the start of their country’s conflict over a decade ago. Of those, about 5,000 were only g

Muslims in Italy celebrate second Eid Al-Fitr amid pandemic

 Muslims in Italy will celebrate their second Eid Al-Fitr amid the coronavirus pandemic with smaller-than-usual gatherings nationwide. Muslim community leaders in the country have called for strict adherence to measures to combat the spread of COVID-19. Like last year, the traditional gathe

Germany's Muslims should avoid large Ramadan gatherings as 'religious service'

Saving lives by avoiding large gatherings during Ramadan should be seen as an act of “religious service” for Muslims, an imam in Germany said. Benjamin Idriz urged worshippers to do their part to rein in the third wave of Covid-19 which has forced Germany’s Muslims to

British would-be Hajj pilgrims express disappointment, hope

British Muslims who had planned to perform Hajj this year have expressed their disappointment at not being able to do so, while clinging to the hope that they will be able to go on the pilgrimage in 2021.Last year, more than 2.5 million Muslims from around the world gathered in Makkah and the surr