Tag: Muslim students

National Union of Students (NUS) condemns ‘anti-Islam’ group ‘Student Rights’

By REYHANA PATEL – Independent.co.uk Wednesday 14 May 2014 In a move that will be welcomed by many, the National Union of Students (NUS) yesterday passed a motion condemning the activities of the increasingly controversial group Student Rights. The decision comes as a result of resolutions passed at seven student union branches across Britain calling for a… Read More ›

Middle schooler accused of hate crime in alleged attack on fellow student

By Amanda Marrazzo, Special to the Tribune The eighth-grader had just left his middle school lunchroom when he said he exchanged a few words with another student, who then attacked him “out of the blue.” According to the account of both the eighth-grader, Omid Babakhani, and police, the other student tackled Omid to the ground… Read More ›

Hijab Ban Troubles Nigeria Muslims

By: OnIslam & Newspapers A leading Nigerian Muslim group has condemned the ban on the use of hijab by Muslim student across all Lagos public schools, calling it a breach of the fundamental rights of the students to practice their religion. “As a Muslim alumni body, that cut across the country and beyond, we have not… Read More ›