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By: Umme Ammarah Source: www.eislam.co.za (For our readers in the Northern Hemisphere save this article for later in the year when winter creeps in!) It is said winter is a time when people suffer from so called winter blues. But it is interesting to see how many people welcome winter becauseContinue Reading…

By: 11alive.co Source: http://www.11alive.com/news/article/296667/40/McDonalds-drops-halal-food-from-US-menu There have been only two McDonald’s restaurants in the U.S. that have offered halal food. Both were in east Dearborn, Mich., which has a sizable population of Arab-American Muslims. But after a contentious lawsuit that accused the restaurant chain of selling non-halal items advertised as halal, McDonald’s hasContinue Reading…

Uyghurs say Chinese companies are passing goods off as halal products imported from Muslim countries. The products with foreign labels marking them Islamic-compliant are popular among Uyghurs who distrust the certification by China’s state-run Islamic body, sources in Xinjiang said. One company contacted by RFA Uyghur Service, Tianren International Ltd.,Continue Reading…