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Putri Ariani receives the GOLDEN BUZZER from Simon Cowell | Auditions | AGT 2023

Putri Ariani receives the GOLDEN BUZZER from Simon Cowell

The 18th season of “America’s Got Talent” returns with a new set of aspiring performers looking to compete for the ultimate $1 million prize. Executive Producer Simon Cowell returns to the star-studded judging panel with global fashion icon Heidi Klum, fan-favorite comedian Howie Mandel and acclaimed actress and international superstar Sofia Vergara. The dynamic Terry […]

Popular Irish Singer, Sinéad O’Connor, Converts to Islam

Sinead OConnor converts to Islam

We’ll always know her best as Sinead O’Connor, but now she’s got yet another new name, Shuhada’ Davitt, and a new religion, Muslim. GLENAGEARY – The Irish singer-songwriter Sinéad O’Connor, also known as Magda Davitt, revealed on Twitter last week that she has ditched Catholicism for Islam and changed her name to Shuhada’ Davitt, Irish […]

TIME: I’m a Muslim American and I Play the Hero in a TV Show.

I’m a Muslim American and I Play the Hero in a TV Show. Here’s What My Experience Has Taught Me About How We Can Change Hollywood

I’m a Muslim American and I Play the Hero in a TV Show. Here’s What My Experience Has Taught Me About How We Can Change Hollywood Zaki plays Special Agent Omar Adom Zidan on the CBS series FBI. Like most people, I remember where I was when the second plane smashed into the World Trade Center. […]

Bollywood star Sridevi died from ‘accidental drowning’

Bollywood star Sridevi died from 'accidental drowning'

Bollywood actress Sridevi died from accidental drowning, according to the forensic report. Dubai-based newspaper, Gulf News, reported on Monday that the iconic actress was under the influence of alcohol when she lost balance and fell into the bathtub of her room at Jumeirah Emirates Towers and drowned. “The Dubai Police has transferred the case to […]

How the ‘diversity industry’ silences people of colour

How the 'diversity industry' silences people of colour

This week Amena Khan became the latest woman of colour to be silenced in public. Just days after it was announced that Khan – a hijab-wearing Muslim beauty blogger – was to join French cosmetics company L’Oreal’s “diversity-celebrating” haircare campaign, she was forced to pull out. Her decision followed a right-wing witch-hunt against her over […]

Amena Khan quits L’Oreal campaign after Israel backlash

Amena Khan quits L'Oreal campaign after Israel backlash

Just days into her role, a British Muslim model has quit a major beauty brand’s campaign after right-wing media outlets published her tweets from 2014, in which she criticised Israel’s war in Gaza. Amena Khan, who runs the Pearl Daisy fashion blog, became L’Oreal’s only hijab-wearing model to front its haircare campaign, less than a […]

Stop Islamophobia – Movie starring Jean-Claude Van Damme

The movie plot revolves around Omar, who was born in Bosnia to a Christian father and a Muslim mother. When the war in Bosnia started in 1984, Omar, only 8 years old at the time, immigrated with his mother to Rotterdam to start a new life after the disappearance of his father.  As a teenager […]

Celebrity ‘charity’: A gift for a vicious system

Celebrity ‘charity’: A gift for a vicious system

When movie star George Clooney married human rights lawyer and fashion icon Amal Alamuddin in Venice back in 2014, the Entertainment Tonight website declared that “it was charity that came out as the real winner” of the multimillion-dollar nuptial festivities. The reason for the alleged win was that proceeds from certain wedding photos were said […]

Tom Hanks had an ominous take on President Trump’s ongoing feud with the media

Actor Tom Hanks had a serious take on President Donald Trump’s ongoing war with the media, telling David Axelrod that “as an American, it concerns me.” “As an American, it concerns me, because it’s monkeying around with our Constitution,” Hanks told Axelrod on his CNN show, “The Axe Files.” Watch the video “When you tear…

First hijab-wearing Barbie based on Ibtihaj Muhammad

First hijab-wearing Barbie based on Ibtihaj Muhammad

Barbie will release its first hijab-wearing character in 2018, a doll based on the Olympian fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad. The 31-year-old sportswoman rose to fame at the 2016 Summer Olympics, after becoming the first female Muslim-American to earn a medal at the games, and the first American woman to don the headscarf at the competition.