Thursday , 13 December 2018

World first Volunteer based News Agency

Monthly Archives: September 2018

Teaching of Islamic education in kindergarten, schools will be changed: Tun Mahathir

Teaching of Islamic education in kindergarten, schools will be changed: Tun Mahathir KUALA LUMPUR: The teaching of Islamic education in kindergartens and schools will be changed by emphasising the inculcation of noble values based on Islam, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. He said inculcating noble values in children when they were still young could help mould a better ... Read More »

New handbook about Islamic Education

New handbook about Islamic Education The globalization and the migration of Muslims into new areas of the globe, has led to increased contacts between Muslims and non-Muslims. Therefore, we need better understanding of Islamic education. Reza Arjmand at Linnaeus university is editor of a new handbook that gives a broad understanding of Islamic education. The handbook: Provides policy guidelines and ... Read More »

China keen to expand ties in Islamic studies

China keen to expand ties in Islamic studies PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia and China want to expand cooperation in the field of education, especially in Islamic studies, said Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik (pic). Dr Maszlee, who is on a four-day working visit to China, said the chairman of Shanxi Halal Business Chamber of Commerce, Tie Qun­ping, proposed that the International Islamic ... Read More »

Islamic schools seek understanding amid rising hate crimes

Islamic schools seek understanding amid rising hate crimes “While our children have faced bullying in public schools and we’ve dealt with it, our primary reason was something different and mostly about faith.” From a young age, Khaldiya Mustafa never felt like she fit in at school. But when she discovered an Islamic elementary school in New Jersey, she knew she ... Read More »

Smart helps improve Arabic, Islamic education

Smart helps improve Arabic, Islamic education Smart launched the Ta’allam app for learning Arabic language and Islamic values to complement non-technological efforts to improve education among Muslim learners. Philippine education took a large step forward when in 2004, the Department of Education (DepEd) added Arabic Language and Islamic Values Education (ALIVE) to the official curriculum. However, there remains a scarcity ... Read More »

Aimed to improve Muslim education, NCPCR engages with madarsas

Aimed to improve Muslim education, NCPCR engages with madarsas Aseries of consultations initiated by the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has initiated a massive exercise of introspection on the state of Muslim basic educational institutions much known as madarsas of the country. The NCPCR, which as per the provisions of CPCR Act 2005 is mandated to delve ... Read More »

Islamic scholar: Religious education improving in schools

Islamic scholar: Religious education improving in schools OREM — Twenty years ago, elementary and high school textbooks contained fairly secular and even slightly negative views about religion, often painting Mormonism as a “sect” and glossing over the Islamic faith entirely. But since the 1990s, when schools and states began to implement more content standards, religious representation in K-12 classrooms has ... Read More »

Centre for Research and Evaluation in Muslim Education

Centre for Research and Evaluation in Muslim Education Addressing the need for critical, academically sound research and debate about education in Muslim contexts. Director: Dr Farid Panjwani The Centre for Research and Evaluation in Muslim Education (CREME) is the first research centre of its kind in a mainstream British university. Our centre has since its inception in 2012 produced, supported ... Read More »

MoU signed between Jamia Millia Islamia and Iranian University for academic collaboration

MoU signed between Jamia Millia Islamia and Iranian University for academic collaboration AMemorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) and Iran’s Al-Mustafa International University for a long-term academic collaboration in the field of research, education and innovation. The MoU was signed by Prof Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, JMI and his counterpart Dr Ali Reza Arafi, Vice ... Read More »

We’re Muslims first, Indians later, says Samajwadi Party leader Maviya Ali

We’re Muslims first, Indians later, says Samajwadi Party leader Maviya Ali Samajwadi Party leader Maviya Ali has just added fuel to the already raging debate over Uttar Pradesh government’s controversial circular asking madrasas across the state to celebrate Independence Day record video of the event. Maviya Ali, who lost Assembly election from Deoband against BJP’s Brijesh Singh, said the UP ... Read More »