The Virtual Mosque

Bridging the Gulf

Razia Iqbal in the above embedded Radio 4 documentary joins the women architecture students who are planning to make a difference to the urban environment of the Gulf region. From a western perspective, we often get the impression that the Middle East doesn’t offer women much in the way of equal opportunities. But in the United Arab [...]


Missionaries of Islam

The Big Question programme is televised by BBC 1 on Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. Two weeks ago it aired a programme about Islam. It invited four Muslims to comment on how non-Muslims in the UK see Islam and what the answers to objections against Islam are. Apart from one Muslim, Taj Hargay from Oxford, the others had no idea about the Islamic [...]