Pope Francis arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, making him the first pontiff to visit the Arabian Peninsula, the birthplace of Islam. Washington Post reports on top factoids about the … [Read more...]
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The MOST Story Bank is a live archive of stories on the most current events, people and cultural perspectives of Muslims in America and around the world. With writers in mind, MOST carefully selects story-driven news from the most reputable published sources.
Netflix is currently streaming a UAE-produced Arabic TV show called Justice. According to Deadline Hollywood, the series follows real cases from the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department. Its lead character … [Read more...]
Mohammad Al-Issa is secretary-general of the Muslim World League and president of the International Organization of Muslim Scholars, and in this op-ed for the Washington Post, writes about the … [Read more...]
Last October the British Museum opened a new gallery featuring Islamic art. On display are magnificent works of art mixed with everyday objects including musical instruments, games, ceramics and … [Read more...]
Arab News Reports that a "record number of Muslims have been named in the Queen’s New Year Honors list for achievements ranging across technology, the arts, business and community work." Among the … [Read more...]
During Nazi-occupied Europe, the Muslim nation of Albania saved and protected more Jewish refugees than in any other neighboring countries, according to the Times of Israel. Local police were known … [Read more...]
The New York Times recently declared that they are righting their public record since "obituaries in The New York Times have been dominated by white men. With 'Overlooked,' we’re adding the stories of … [Read more...]
The Guardian reports that the Muslim Council of Britain and other Islamic groups in the UK are requesting the Conservatives and Labour parties to adopt a newly proposed working definition of … [Read more...]