Category: Good News

More tabloids admit: we printed garbage

British Muslim Initiative: The Sun and Daily Mail withdraw unfounded allegations by Policy Exchange Hot on the heels of the Daily Spew grovelling to the McCanns yesterday, the Sun and the Daily Mail (or...

Bindel: I’m glad Arsenil lost

An amusing article from Julie Bindel (very rare indeed for me to agree with anything she writes) on why she’s glad the Gunners lost in the match with Barça last night. Particularly interesting is...

Sheikh Mazhar tries it on Galloway

Guardian Unlimited - Gold teeth: a sure sign of a media sting I’ve not normally got much time for George Galloway and his party nowadays, but my attention was drawn to this story about...

Slobo dead

And some good news to finish the week off: the ironically named Slobodan (meaning freedom) Milosevic is dead. From Gene at Harry’s Place: “Let the conspiracy-mongering begin” To paraphrase a headline from the Sun,...

CAIR: Stranded-shaikh con man in court

CAIR reported this week that a con man who has been swindling money out of Islamic centres in the USA for several years has been indicted by an Alabama grand jury and extradited from...

Ginny on Nashville TV

Ginny gave me a link to a local TV station in Nashville which had a news report on her work at the Nashville benefits office and how she uses the computer and telephone system...

Bliar defeated

Good news today, which certainly justifies an update: Tory Bliar’s proposal to lock suspected terrorists up for up to 90 days got defeated in the Commons, with 322 against and 291 in favour. 49...

New edition of Dala’il al-Khairaat

A new edition of the Islamic classic Dalaa’il al-Khairaat has been published, with a beautiful MP3 of the text’s recitation (via Seeker’s Digest). The page (the default page just contains a picture of the...

Expelled union official reinstated

Via Islamophobia Watch, Keith Shilson, who was expelled from Middlesex University (in London) for insisting on holding a “question time” with Hizbut-Tahrir on campus, has been reinstated, although HT remains banned on the campus....

Good riddance

Founder of the National Front and later head of the British National Party, Nazi scumbag and inciter of racial hatred, John Tyndall, has snuffed it at the age of 71 at his home in...

Good News: Crimean Tartars’ rights restored

Following on from CAIR’s occasional “Good News” features in their mailings, I’ve decided to do one of my own whenever a good news feature (or apparent good news feature) appears in the media. Today...

Good news from Rwanda

An entry in al-Muhajabah’s blog gives some news from Rwanda, where the number of Muslims has doubled since the genocide, in large part because Muslims stayed out of that atrocity and gave shelter to...