Tag Archive: turkey

Qiswah: Malay/Muslim Organisation Embarks On Humanitarian Projects for Syria and Gaza

SINGAPORE: A new Malay-Muslim organisation has embarked on a humanitarian project to provide 5,000 blankets to Syrian refugees in Turkey and raise donations for the people of Gaza. Qiswah – the organisation behind this – will deliver the blankets in…
Read more

Turkey Lifts Ban on Hijab at High Schools

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who co-founded the ruling Islamic-rooted Justice and Development Party (AKP), has long been accused by opponents of eroding the secular values of the modern Turkish state. Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc, a close Erdogan ally, said…
Read more