Tag: London

No passport, no boarding pass: Woman dodges security to fly from Chicago to London

After a point of time, don’t most of us crave to go on a vacation? It seems like Marilyn Hartman wanted to do the same — but without spending a single penny! Without a ticket or a passport, Hartman managed to sneak into Chicago O’Hare International Airport last week, and then hopped onto a British Airways flight without being spotted and managed to fly all the way to London. Can’t believe it? Well, it’s true…more: indianexpress

Islam Teaching Is the Hero : “Imam Hailed as Hero for Protecting Suspect After Deadly Van Attack Near London Mosque”

The imam of a Muslim center in London has been praised for his “bravery and courage” in stopping an angry crowd turning on the driver involved in a van attack. One person died and eight people were wounded, two seriously, after the vehicle rammed into people leaving Ramadan prayers in Finsbury Park, north London, in the early hours of Monday morning. Imam Mohammed Mahmoud, of the Muslim Welfare House, has been hailed a hero for stepping in to protect the suspected attacker, a 48-year-old man, telling the furious mob: “Do not touch him.”…more: http://ktla.com/

Comment on the Finsbury Park ‘terrorist attack against Muslim worshippers outside the mosque in Seven Sisters Road, London:

“And do not think of those killed in Allah’s path as dead: indeed they are alive and receive their sustenance from their Lord. They rejoice in the bounty provided by Allah. (Surah 3, Aal-e Imran verse 169-170)

Anonymous Muslim Teen’s Powerful Note About the London Terror Attack Goes Viral.

Islamophobia runs rampant and is fueled by the various acts of terror that the Islamic State has claimed responsibility for.

In the weeks following the Westminster terror attack in which Khalid Masood killed four people and injured several others during his rampage, a letter was found on a London bus allegedly penned by a 14-year-old anonymous Muslim girl.
The letter, addressed to the city of London, was discovered by a passenger who posted images of the correspondence on Reddit….MORE: .carbonated.tv

Mayor of London Boris Johnson: “Islamic Culture Made a Great and Imperishable Contribution to Civilisation”

Our age is likely to be bedevilled by anxiety about Islam – or at least about Islamism. Consider the Granada, Spain: guide to visiting the Alhambrapsychological impact of Sunday night’s appalling video message from the sick fanatics in Raqqa. We will be forced constantly and ruthlessly to insist on the distinction between Islamic extremism and a religion that is followed around the world by more than a billion people who are no less peaceful, no less loving, no less kind or good than ourselves. ….MORE: telegraph.co.uk

Man jumps to defence of Muslim woman targeted by racists on London Underground

Ashley Powys, 22, from London, was on a Tube leaving from Oxford Circus on his journey home to Muslim woman blamed on Tube for Paris attacks... so this guy stepped inStockwell.

He had sat opposite a young girl wearing a hijab. They exchanged smiles, but not words.

Then, Ashley noticed the girl look up before suddenly looking away as he heard a voice from behind him say loudly ‘F***ing p***’.

He took to Facebook to speak of the ordeal.

The post has now been shared over 18,000 times and has received more than 41,000 likes…MORE: metro.co.uk