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Toronto: Oakville Councillor Max Khan passed away

Tom Adams, who worked with him, said Khan — who was also a federal Liberal candidate — died early Sunday morning. Handout photo           thestar.com Oakville town Councillor Max Khan, 46,…

Anti-Islam protest in Montreal scuttled by opposition groups

An anti-Islam protest by a right-wing European political organization was scuttled in the face of hundreds of counter-demonstrators in Montreal on Saturday afternoon. The Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of…

Prime Minister’s anti-niqab rhetoric helps terrorist recruiters

Prime Minister Stephen Harper was accused Saturday of playing into the hands of terrorist recruiters with inflammatory comments about the face-covering veil worn by some Muslim women. The accusation came…

Ahmadiyya Muslim Women Association Canada invites all women to Religious Founders Day

Epigraph: Say, ‘We believe in Allah and in that which has been revealed to us, and that which was revealed to Abraham and Ishmael and Isaac and Jacob and the…

Canada: Stephen Harper’s flip-flop on war fits pattern of deceit

Instead of scaring and dividing Canadians, the prime minister should concentrate on issues that really matter, like the economy. Sean Kilpatrick / THE CANADIAN PRESS If the Islamic State poses…

If Stephen Harper is serious about criminalising ‘barbaric cultural practices’, then he should arrest himself for even suggesting it And while he’s at it, he can lock up all the other Western leaders who have savaged the Muslim world too

BY ROBERT FISK, THE INDEPENDENT Is Stephen Harper off his rocker? Forget his trip to Jerusalem last year when the Canadian prime minister said that criticism of Israel was a…

An open letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper

‘My Niqab Gave Me a Voice’ Dear Mr. Prime Minister Harper, Do you know who I am? You should, because you are asking me to unveil myself. So, let me…

Meet a Muslim Family

Source: Bradford Times Every year, the Ahmadiyya Muslim community in Canada – reaches out to their non-Muslim neighbours, to share a greater understanding of their faith and culture. The Ahmadiyya…

Northern Lights to be seen across Canada

Yes, Toronto: Even you may see the northern lights Tonight TORONTO — In a city rife with lights that blot out the night sky, it’s rare to catch the northern…

Remarks on women wearing niqabs were ‘inappropriate,’ Tory MP says

The Globe & Mail: A Conservative MP has apologized after saying women who want to wear the face-covering niqab during citizenship ceremonies should “stay the hell where [they] came from.”…

Bill C-51 ‘Day of Action’ protests denounce new policing powers

Protests were held across Canada against the government’s proposed anti-terrorism legislation, C-51 which would give police much broader powers and allow them to detain terror suspects, and give new powers…

Canadian imams issue fatwa against ISIS

By AFP | Ottawa Thursday, 12 March 2015 A group of Canadian imams and religious scholars issued a religious edict against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group…

Pakistani man arrested in Toronto on terror charges

Published Wednesday, March 11, 2015 11:09AM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, March 11, 2015 12:18PM EDT A Pakistani man has been arrested in connection with a suspected terror plot against the…

Canadian PM Harper: Niqabs ‘Rooted In A Culture That Is Anti-Women’

, CP  |  By Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press OTTAWA – Stephen Harper doubled down Tuesday on his aversion to face-covering veils worn by some Muslim women, calling them the…

Canadian Public Safety Minister cites Quran verse as hate speech

Public Safety minister cites Qur’an verse as example of hate speech By Brian Daly, QMI Agency, Tuesday, March 10, 2015 12:42:47 EDT PM Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney paraphrased a…

Muslim Brotherhood under the microscope in Canada

Muslim Brotherhood under the microscope in Canada 10 By Brian Daly, QMI Agency,Saturday, March 7, 2015 6:00:00 EST A     MONTREAL — The federal government is coming under increased…

Canada: Concordia Students’ Association removes controversial books

Concordia Muslim Students’ Association removes controversial books University has offered the association help to go through more texts CBC News Posted: Mar 05, 2015 5:27 PM ETLast Updated: Mar 05,…

‘Meet a Muslim Family’ hospitality challenges misconceptions

Casual home gatherings are a chance “to show Canadians that there are more similarities that unite us than differences that may divide us.” The Choudhry family has an unconventional strategy…

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