Tag Archives: Islamic

  1. Blood Brothers: Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X

    An extraordinary story behind the friendship of two of the most iconic figures of the 20th century: Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X. Few people understand the bond these men shared. The charismatic and outspoken Olympic champion who charmed the nation, and the excon-turned intellectual revolutionary who railed against the evils of white oppression by speaking […]

    August 20, 2021Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. Prime Minister Mottley Observes Eid al-Adha 2021

    This week, as members of the Islam faith celebrate Eid al-Adha, there can be no better time to speak to the importance of personal sacrifice for the good of the larger community now. And it is especially for this reason that I am honoured to be able to join Muslims in Barbados and around the […]

    July 22, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  3. AMERICAN EID (2021) Disney Short Movie – Teens

    Ameena, a homesick Muslim Pakistani immigrant, wakes up on Eid to find out she has to go to school.

    June 2, 2021Culture, Video GalleryNo comments

    CAAP condemns the on-going attacks on Palestinians in East Jerusalem at the site of the Al Aqsa Mosque. This is part of the “ethnic cleansing” by the Zionists of Palestinians who have been living in Jerusalem for countless generations, to make way for Zionist Settlers. Over 200 hundred Palestinians have been injured by stun grenades, […]

    May 12, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  5. Emirati women take on science and tech roles

    When Nora Al Matrooshi was selected to join the United Arab Emirates space programme, she became the Arab world’s first woman astronaut. Her selection – alongside male compatriot Mohammed Al Mulla – echoes the UAE’s focus on gender equality and equal opportunities. The country continues to incorporate more women into technology sectors, expanding their role […]

    May 1, 2021Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  6. Message from Prime Minister Mottley to mark the start of Ramadan 2021

    At sunset today, April 13, 2021, as members of the Barbadian Muslim faith join the worldwide community to celebrate the start of the holy month of Ramadan, I am sure at the forefront of your minds must be the state of our world after more than a year of battling COVID-19. Yes, as a global […]

    April 13, 2021Culture, FeaturedNo comments
  7. THE MAURITANIAN (2021) Shailene Woodley, Jodie Foster & Benedict Cumberbatch – Drama

    Director: Kevin Macdonald Writers: Rory Haines, Sohrab Noshirvani, M.B. Traven Stars: Shailene Woodley, Benedict Cumberbatch, Zachary Levi

    December 5, 2020Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  8. In celebration of Ramadan, 4 Mosques coordinate 1000 hampers for the needy

    In response to the challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic the four main Mosques on the island with generous support from members of the Muslim community donated hundreds of grocery hampers to the needy and vulnerable in their neighborhoods and surrounding areas. Additionally several individuals, groups and businesses in the Muslim community are also […]

    April 27, 2020Events, FeaturedNo comments
  9. When #Virgin Atlantic Failed, #Shame on Richard #Branson – #Justice for Firhaana Bulbulia, Flight Rage victim

    CAVEAT I was stunned on reading this, anyone who knows me, understands I ADORE Virgin Atlantic as a bastion of entrepreneurship and service, so to suddenly encounter this racist nightmare persisting unpunished is beyond my understanding, if Richard Branson can read about LIAT and have something to say? I expect him to find this and […]

    February 17, 2020Breaking News, Featured, Travel1 comment
  10. Please make sure to have a meal before giving Blood? Help a worthy Cause!

    It may sound cheesy, but the Life you save may very well be your own?

    February 16, 2020Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  11. Sayeed Mohammed Appointed Service Manager of Parts & Power

    Sayeed Mohammed took the reigns of the very busy Service Department of Parts & Power in October 2018. Sayeed was born in Trinidad. He graduated from St. George’s College in Trinidad. He completed and was certified in Caterpillar training inclusive of Harvard Manage Mentor, Diesel and Gas engines, generators, machines, sales and customer service training. […]

    January 7, 2019BusinessNo comments

    Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley has issued greetings to the Muslim community on the celebration of Eid 2018 and the Hajj pilgrimage. Ms. Mottley stated: “Greetings and peace be upon you as you celebrate the auspicious Eid Ul Adha, and on the culmination of the pilgrimage to Mecca where 60 Muslims from Barbados have journeyed. […]

    August 23, 2018EventsNo comments
  13. “Robin Hood” fea. Jamie ‘Django’ Foxx & Taron ‘Kingsman’ Egerton

    It appears to be a cross between Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves and the flop version of King Arthur with Charlie ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Hunnam? A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown in a thrilling action-adventure packed with gritty battlefield exploits, mind-blowing fight choreography, and a […]

    July 9, 2018Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  14. Abeda Adam receives Consolation Prize from Aone Supermarkets for their “Guess The Number of Seats” contest

    17 other shoppers accurately predicted the outcome of the 2018 General Election as BLP: 30, DLP: 0, SB: 0, UPP: 0, Minor Parties: 0 and Independents: 0. While there can only be 2 winners, even though it was not an expressed part of the competition, Aone Supermarkets are thrilled to announce they also awarded “consolation […]

    June 3, 2018Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  15. The Original BAR-B-QUE HUT – Serving T&T for over 2 decades

    After 2 decades of being in operation, popular Trinbagonian food establishment “The Original BAR-B-QUE HUT” is still going strong in delivering its beloved brand of ‘Halal-friendly‘ barbecued offerings to locals and visitors alike. From its humble origins in the late 1990’s as a small venture on South Trunk Road, Bel Air, La Romaine to its […]

    April 16, 2018Agriculture, TravelNo comments

    His Excellency Sir Elliott Belgrave, GCMG, KA, Governor General of Barbados, made a presentation to the four Barbadians who are winners of the prestigious award, The Queen’s Young Leaders Award. The four Awardees are Donnya Piggott, founder of The Association of Barbados Gays, Lesbians and All-Sexuals Against Discrimination (B-GLAD), Firhaana Bulbulia founder of the Barbados […]

    May 14, 2017EducationNo comments
  17. Equatoguinean culminates tribute to the founder of UAE in NYC

    Victor Mooney, a national of Equatorial Guinea, delivered his rowing uniform, Holy Quran, Ghutra, African belt and other gear to United Arab Emirates (UAE) New York City Consulate as a final tribute to His Highness, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan – may God rest his soul in peace – Ruler of Abu Dhabi and […]

    November 27, 2016SailingNo comments

    Sir Garfield Sobers honoured the Great Muhammad Ali at Lord’s while on his trip to the United Kingdom by ringing the five minute bell. The greatest cricketer the world has ever seen paid tribute to the greatest of all time during day two at the Lords’ cricket grounds. Sir Garry met Ali back in 1966 […]

    June 12, 2016CricketNo comments
  19. PROSALES, Pinfold St & Lakes Folly, B’town – “GO” (KoTH) King Of The Hill 2016 #RallyBarbados

    Both Lakes Folly and Pinfold St branches of ProSales wish their team a safe and enjoyable King of the Hill today. ProSales is also taking this time to wish all other participants and spectators a safe and enjoyable day as well.

    May 29, 2016Rally, Video GalleryNo comments
  20. Abbott, Catwell, Husbands join Suzuki Challenge Series winners

    James Abbott, son of the co-founder of Radical Sportscars, and local racers Kyle Catwell and Kenrick ‘Snappa’ Husbands all entered winners row for the first time in the Suzuki Challenge Series on Sunday (May 8), when the action was fought out in front of a huge crowd at the inaugural Barbados Festival of Speed at […]

    May 15, 2016RallyNo comments

    Acting Consul General in the St. Kitts and Nevis Consulate General in Dubai, Elsa Wilkin-Armbrister, has revealed that residents of the United Arab Emirates have expressed interest in investing in St. Kitts and Nevis as well as being part of the Citizenship By Investment (CBI) Programme. Mrs. Wilkin-Armbrister mentioned this at the Press Conference at […]

    April 9, 2016PoliticalNo comments
  22. ‘A Hologram for the King’ – Tom Hanks, Sarita Choudhury, Omar Elba

    A businessman makes a last-ditch effort to save his financial situation by going to a bustling Saudi Arabian city.

    April 3, 2016Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  23. Spellcheck for Graffiti? Or? Ice, Ice Baby – PBUH! (Dalkeith Junction)

    Funny thing happened on the way to an assignment, beginning to understand why Barbados has no splinter cells…

    December 20, 2015Cartoons, Photo GalleryNo comments
  24. “MUSTANG” – Erol Afsin, Günes Nezihe Sensoy, Doga Zeynep Doguslu

    It’s the beginning of the summer. In a village in the north of Turkey, Lale and her four sisters come home from school, innocently playing with boys. The supposed debauchery of their games causes a scandal with unintended consequences. The family home slowly turns into a prison, classes on housework and cooking replace school, and […]

    October 4, 2015Cinema, Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. “HE NAMED ME MALALA” (Documentary Film – 2015)

    HE NAMED ME MALALA is an intimate portrait of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted by the Taliban and severely wounded by a gunshot when returning home on her school bus in Pakistan’s Swat Valley. The then 15-year-old (she turns 18 this July) was singled out, along with her father, for advocating […]

    July 11, 2015Cinema, Education, Video GalleryNo comments