Political Reporter, BuzzFeed UK

Political reporter. Founder of the Morning Memo and the Student Journals. Young Journalist of the year (MWA 2011).

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The Muslim News

‘Black and Muslim’ rail workers banned during Israeli President visit to France - The Muslim News

French officers with dogs patrol the Gare du Nord Metro, where the station’s Black and Muslims workers were barred from...

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Breaking my silence on Syria: Who’s telling the truth?

Russian journalists present in Houla say they have witnessed the Free Syrian Army ...

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Coalition promises a “green economy”

In their first press conference together, Prime Minister David Cameron and his deputy, Nick Clegg, have shown their commitment to the environment.

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Don’t let Charlie Hebdo be seen as a victim

French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo burned the day it was d...

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French pass symbolic ban against the burka

The French parliament have unanimously approved a resolution that condemns the burka and declares it “contrary to the values of the republic”.

The Muslim News

Google Earth offers a forecast of the future

Issue 255, Friday 30 July 2010 - 18 Sha'ban 1431
By Siraj Datoo
Google Earth offers a forecast of the future
The Government has released an interactive map, using Google Earth technology, ...

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Has Sarkozy really benefited from banning Muslims from praying in the streets?

Sarkozy wants the above scene of Muslims praying in the streets of France to be ma...

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Profiling of Muslims has to stop

On a recent holiday, I travelled by train to Geneva Cornavin station and experienced what has now become far too normal. Amongst a train carrying a couple of hundred people, eight people were stopped: four black men; three men originally from the Maghreb; and finally one man from Indian descent – me.

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Unveiling the burqa ban

Issue 264, Friday 29 April 2011 - 25 Jumad al-Awwal 1432
Unveiling the ‘burqa’ ban
By Siraj Datoo
As of April 11, not woman in niqab will be allowed in the streets of France (Photo: AJV/The Muslim New...

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France gets socialist president after almost two decades

By Siraj Datoo in Le Mans
François Hollande On May 15, François Hollande was inaugurated as the se...

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Implications of Le Pen being charged for incitement to racial hatred - The Muslim News

  By Siraj Datoo   Marine Le Pen’s immunity as an MEP was lifted earlier this month, meaning that she can now...