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Guardian, Saudi Arabia considers clemency for female activists ahead of G20

"Speaking to the Guardian, Khalid bin Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud said the women had been detained for reasons other than seeking ...

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AP/Independent, Firebrand Indonesian cleric returns from 3-year Saudi exile

"Thousands of followers of a firebrand cleric [Rizieq Shihab, leader of the Islamic Defenders Front] joyfully ...

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While the lockdown in Wales has eased slightly, in England it has intensified. Here, the MCB present responses/advice to Covid-19 in different languages.



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Dr Elisabeth Kendal notes this news of a possible prisoner swap, via this online video announcement

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The passing of Shaykh Mohamed Siddiq led to the term 'jannah' start to trend on Twitter. IlmFeed noted: "Imagine the word "Jannah" trends on Twitter because there's so many people making du'a for you after you've passed away.

"This is what has happened to Shaykh Mohamed Siddiq who passed away today.

"He touched the hearts of thousands ...

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Bethan Thomas, Wales Online, 'You can't play with us because your skin is the colour of poo': Stories of growing up black in rural Wales, 6 Nov 2020 "We have spoken to three women about their experiences of racism and prejudice while growing up in ...

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This is a rather spectacular clip of the precincts of Mecca during a thunder storm. Watch out for the lightning strike ...


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SCMP, Sports hijabs pushing Muslim women athletes to new heights by merging tech with tradition

"The growing prominence of hijabs featuring ...

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While I'm not interested in cookery programmes (or cakes), I still found this interview with Nadiya Hussain a great listen ...

BBC, The Food Programme, Nadiya Hussain: A Life Through Food

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Irish Times, Veteran journalist and author Robert Fisk dies aged 74

"'Fisk was one of the most highly regarded and controversial British foreign correspondents ...

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