Rochdale Muslim Community Event on Islamophobia

VIDEO- Rochdale Muslim Community Press Conference on Islamophobia & Grooming

Muslims from the Rochdale Area held a community Press conference to highlight the growing trend of Islamophobia post the Grooming Scandal which hit National headlines and sparked off a national debate … [Read More...]

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Tweetdeck- #PakistanProtests- A Timeline of LIVE views

Majed's Blog has been closely following the unfolding Pakistan Crisis led by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf and Pakistan Awami Tehreek, providing analysis and points of views as the way forward from … [Read More...]

Jawaab TV Debate in Manchester

Jawaab Debates- “Pakistani Caste System Biradiri Kinship” (Part 1)

I was invited by Jawaab TV, a youth movement based in Uk which describes itself as "A movement of grassroots voices. Campaigning towards a world free of social oppression, xenophobia and inequality" … [Read More...]

BBC Radio Show- “What should Britain do with returning Jihadists”

I was invited onto BBC Radio Manchester to discuss "What should Britain do with returning Jihadists" on Mike Sweeney's Morning Show http://youtu.be/hrMf8aDKhmA Participants for the debate … [Read More...]

Ummah Channel Show

VIDEO- “Is ‘Extreme/bad’ Religion leading people to leave their faith altogether?”- Ummah Channel Show

I was invited onto the Ummah Channel show to discuss why some maybe sceptical of Islam and trying to distance themselves away from it. We explored the following … [Read More...]

Circle- “Do people think that they will be left to say, ‘We believe’ and they will not be tried?”

By Majed Iqbal- The following circle was delivered on the Weekend in a Masjid in Bolton as part of the 'Ramadhan Series Circles' Allah Says in Surah Ankabut in the opening … [Read More...]

Poem: Pakistan – Islam is my destiny

By Nisar Deen They call for a revolution Without a real solution They promise me a new start By tearing me apart Yet I was created for Islam I do not belong to them They call for … [Read More...]

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Jumah Khutba- Does it Finish here?

By Majed Iqbal- Insha’allah you are all in the best state of health and Imaan. Please take time to send durood (salutations) upon the Prophet ﷺ (Allah’s peace and blessings be be upon him), especially … [Read More...]

EXCLUSIVELY writing for Asian Epxress

‘Trojan Hoax’ – Birmingham Teacher speaks out about School Extremism probe

 By Majed Iqbal- A school teacher from one of the schools being investigated under the ‘Trojan Horse’ investigation has broken his silence. Speaking exclusively to the Asian Express, he exposes what he believes was a ‘Pre-mediated’ plan. Inam Anwar, a senior Teacher, who has worked at the school for over five years as a Head […]

DM Show

DM Question Time- Youth Debate: Pak-US Relations

Majed was invited to the second part of a Youth Debate Show on the issues surrounding Pakistan today on the UK Based Pakistani Channel, DM … [Read More...]

BBC Big Questions

BBC Big Questions Appearance on EDL and Grooming

I participated on BBC’s ‘Big Questions’ earlier in April this year, a flagship program which addresses current issues from a moral, ethical and … [Read More...]

Niqab Debate Highlights- Ummah Channel Show

Ummah Channel UK did a 3 day special surrounding the discussions on the Niqab which recently resurfaced again. I was invited as a guest on Day 1 to … [Read More...]

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ITV News Report Appearance- Shafelia Ahmed Trial Verdict

ITV News visited Rochdale to find out the views of young Pakistani's on the Shafelia Ahmed Honour killing Case. The term 'honour' was discussed and … [Read More...]

Ummah Channel Show

VIDEO- “Is ‘Extreme/bad’ Religion leading people to leave their faith altogether?”- Ummah Channel Show

I was invited onto the Ummah Channel show to discuss why some maybe sceptical of Islam and trying to distance themselves away from it. We explored the … [Read More...]

Sky News Interview

SKY News Interview on Bhutto Assassination

In light of the current events in Pakistan with the assassination of Benazir Bhutto, Sky news visited Rochdale to ascertain the views of young … [Read More...]