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ICNA held largest US Muslim convention on 50th anniv.

April 26, 2018 – The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) held its annual ICNA-MAS Convention at the Baltimore Convention Center this month in Baltimore, Maryland. Twenty two thousand people attended the 43rd annual convention by ICNA which was founded in 1968...

HHRD Awarded by Maryland Gov. for MD Muslim Council

BALTIMORE, MD (April 22, 2018) – Chairman of the Board of Directors of Helping Hand for Relief and Development (HHRD) Dr. Mohsin Ansari accepted the Organization’s Community Service Award by the United Maryland Muslim Council (UMMC) on behalf of HHRD from the...
Mosque open houses combat negative Muslim stereotypes

Mosque open houses combat negative Muslim stereotypes

By By Bill Murphy, April 12, 2018   When the Bear Creek Islamic Center recently held an open house, more than 100 Christians and residents living near the mosque were able to pose questions about whether Islam considers Jesus a God, fosters terrorism and views...
2016 Floods Still Challenge Survivors

2016 Floods Still Challenge Survivors

Week of Compassion and ICNA Relief collaborate to rebuild damaged homes in Louisiana. April 12, 2018   In March of 2016, flooding swept across much of Louisiana. In Ouachita Parish (in upstate Louisiana, between Shreveport and Vicksburg, Mississippi), the heavy...
Kashmir: The Bone of Contention

Kashmir: The Bone of Contention

All stakeholders need to understand that ultimately, the Kashmir issue will only be resolved through negotiations and talks between the governments of India, Pakistan and the indigenous Kashmiri leadership   By Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai, April 12, 2018 “The Kashmir...