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Sunday, 26 December 2010

 .Newsletter 0320



Council under fire after leaving 'Christmas' off flags

Townsville Bulletin 24/12/2010


A NORTH Queensland Council that dodged using the word "Christmas" on its festive season flags has been accused of pandering to Muslim fundamentalists and of taking political correctness to the absolute limits.

The Whitsunday Regional Council has been dished up a yuletide serve from religious leaders over its omission of "Christmas" on flags
hanging in Bowen, Proserpine and the party town of Airlie Beach.


We respect everyone's religion, their cultures and their festivals. There is nothing offensive to Muslims as far as the celebration of Christmas is concerned

Mohammed Yusuf


Father Chris Yule from the Anglican Parish Whitsunday said he was personally offended by the meaningless messages. He said Christmas was about the birth of Jesus Christ and not about holidays. Father Yule said the only people who objected to the word - Christmas" were fanatical Muslims. He said for the vast majority of Australians, Christmas was a much-loved part of the lifestyle and culture. "We are getting more and more non-Christian people coming into the country, but the only ones who kick up a stink are the more fanatical Muslims," Fr Yule said. "There are fanatics who try to block the Christmas message. "It is political correctness gone mad to change from 'Merry Christmas' to 'Season's Greetings'. "This is our culture, our lifestyle. Who gave the council the right to change the wording? It doesn't have any right to change it."


Islamic leaders contacted had no issues with Christmas. Islamic Council of Queensland president Mohammed Yusuf (pictured right) said neither he nor his organisation were offended by the word "Christmas". He said he would be happy if the Whitsunday Regional Council had hung banners bearing the words "Merry Christmas". "We respect everyone's religion, their cultures and their festivals. There is nothing offensive to Muslims as far as the celebration of Christmas is concerned," he said.


Mr Yusuf said that Islam and Christianity came from "the same roots" and that Jesus was a respected Islamic prophet. "We respect Jesus the same as Christian people. Jesus is one of the most respected prophets in Islam. We give Jesus more respect than a lot of the Christians who mock and ridicule him. We would never do that. It offends us when people mock or denigrate Jesus in any way. We would never make jokes about our prophets," he said.


Whitsunday Regional Council Mayor Mike Brunker said the banners were not meant to be offensive and he was surprised at the controversy they had created. He said there had been no deliberate attempt at political correctness on the part of council.


"The people who are complaining should come and have a look at our Bowen council building. It's got Merry Christmas signage on it that lights up at night," he said.


Reverend Terry Ayling, the Uniting Church's Whitsunday Tourism Chaplain based on Hamilton Island, said in a letter to the Whitsunday Regional Council that its festive season message had been "poorly thought out". He said he understood the need for sensitivity, but that when it came to Christmas "the baby should not be thrown out with the bath water".


We don't celebrate his birth, but at home in the Philippines we have a holiday on Christmas Day and close shops. We do this out of respect to the religions that celebrate Christmas

Rahila Talic

Rev Ayling told council it should consider changing the word "holidays" on its banners to something less contentious. "(The word) 'holidays' comes from the religious notion of Holy Days. May I suggest council uses 'Happy Annual Leave' or for people working in the travel industry, 'Happy Work Day on Less Than Generous Penalty Rates'. "Not content with a re-badging of "holidays", Rev Ayling said council might also want to reconsider using the word 'happy' as well. He said that for many people, Christmas would be far from happy.


Townsville Muslim community leader Rahila Talic said it would not worry her if the Whitsunday Regional Council had put "Merry Christmas" on its banners. She said Muslims respected Jesus and that his name was mentioned in the Muslim holy book, the Koran. "We don't celebrate his birth, but at home in the Philippines we have a holiday on Christmas Day and close shops. We do this out of respect to the religions that celebrate Christmas," she said.


Father Yule said he hoped council would throw the banners out and put up ones with a proper Christmas message next year.               

Lesley Hazleton's views on the Quran!


Lesley Hazleton (born 1945) is an award-winning British-American writer whose work focuses on the intersection of politics, religion, and history, especially in the Middle East. She reported from Israel for Time, and has written on the Middle East for numerous publications including The New York Times, The New York Review of Books, Harper's, The Nation, and The New Republic.

Hazleton was born in England, and became a United States citizen in 1994. She was based in Jerusalem from 1966 to 1979 and in New York City from 1979 to 1992, when she moved to her current home in Seattle WA, originally to get her pilot's license. She has two degrees in psychology (B.A. Manchester University, M.A. Hebrew University of Jerusalem).

She has described herself as "a Jew who once seriously considered becoming a rabbi, a former convent schoolgirl who daydreamed about being a nun, she is an agnostic with a deep sense of religious mystery.



Dinner with Dr Haneef


Dr Mohammed Haneef, the former Gold Coast doctor, who was accused, in 2007, of terrorist-related activities and subsequently exonerated, his wife Firdous and their 3-year-old daughter, Haniyah attended a dinner held in their honour this week at the d'Lahori Restaurant.


Master of Ceremonies, Mustafa Ally, said that the dinner was a celebration party, "a celebration of a case that became a cause célèbre, and a defining moment in Australian politics that saw us plummet to the depths of despair only to rise to heights that would restore our faith in the country, its media and its political and legal processes." "There were more than enough people in the country wanting to see Dr Haneef get a fair go, and sufficient mechanisms in place to ensure that justice and due compensation would eventually prevail,"  Ally told the guests.


Amongst the list of speakers Mustafa Ally called up on the night were lawyer, Peter Russo, who has been by Dr Hanneef's side from the day the saga started, and Roy Sommerville, the first person to offer to post the $10000 bail money for Dr Hanneef in 2007. Each took pains to point out the role that the local Muslim community played during the time of Dr Haneef's arrest and how they spontaneously rallied to the cause.


Overcome by the support and goodwill shown to him and his family, a naturally quiet and unassuming Dr Haneef expressed his gratitude to the community and the Almighty for standing by him during his trails.


Dr Haneef and his family, who arrived in Brisbane last week for mediation talks that saw him reach an amicable settlement in the way of an apology and compensation from the Australian Government, returned to the Emirates on Friday where he is presently working.


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Aussie Muslims Celebrating Educational Excellence


The Islamic College of Brisbane is celebrating its second OP 1 student, Ms Momina Allahwala.


Sydney's Malek Fahd Islamic School achieved the highest results in the Bankstown Education district and was positioned 15th in the State, with eight premiers awards.


"The outstanding results in our schools make us proud of the achievements of the students," Mr Ikebal Patel, told CCN. "These results are a clear indication of the ongoing delivery of improved facilities and in conjunction with an emphasis on staff training, accountability and greater transparency across the schools."

Hip Hip Hooray! For Nandos' a jolly good franchise...and so say all of us


Mohammed, Mairoon, Naseera and Laaiqah prepare to cut the birthday cake






The Ally family, Mohammed, Mairoon and their three daughters, Laaiqah, Naseera and Nasreen, had much to celebrate last Sunday when their Nandos outlet in Mt Gravatt achieved its 10th year in business.


Amongst the first of the popular franchises to open in Australia offering halal fastfood, the restaurant would serve as the springboard for a number of outlets around the country with Brisbane alone boasting over eight franchises.


To mark the occasion, Mohammed and Mairoon opened their doors to a celebratory party last week, and despite some inclement Brisbane weather, hundreds turned up to partake in the endless servings of burgers, chicken wings and chicken wraps as well as giveaways and entertainment.







Policy should replace vacuum

John Hewson


When the title of ''Multicultural Affairs'' was dropped from the Department of Immigration and Citizenship, the sector may well have cried, ''Et tu Brutus!'' This was the last bastion of multiculturalism, which had been forced to slink away from the powerful offices of the Prime Minister and Cabinet in its heyday into forgotten corners of immigration and citizenship issues. Australians are shocked when they are portrayed as an intolerant society. Yet that is what the image of Australia has become and this reputation of intolerance is growing at an international level.

The rhetoric of the past two elections has not helped the situation.

Indeed politicians on both sides of politics gave permission for race and culture to be vilified. Australia's last multicultural policy expired in 2006.

Even before this, multiculturalism had been in retreat. Today it is only discussed in short term political issues such as immigration.

Recently the Parliamentary Secretary for Immigration and Citizenship, Kate Lundy, who is responsible for the nameless multicultural affairs portfolio, announced that a new multicultural policy is imminent.

After a policy vacuum in this sector, we need a new policy that will finally embrace the reality of Australia's cultural diversity. That's why over 100 organisations recently gave their support to the Reclaim Multiculturalism statement which calls for a policy that will manage cultural diversity for all Australians. We do not want ''culture by any other name'' including terms such as social cohesion, social harmony and access and equity.


Muslim tourism on the fast track


A CLASH between the holy month of Ramadan and Muslims' traditional holiday time on the Coast is expected to cause Arab visitor numbers to shrink over the next few years.


But Arabian Gulf tourism specialist Lawand Travel is preparing the best possible spin on the overlap.


It will push the fact that because Ramadan coincides with the Coast winter, when there are fewer sunlight hours, Muslims won't have to fast for as long as they do at home.


The company linked to about 90 per cent of inbound travellers from the region says another selling point will be the cooler weather, which will mean that the urge to drink during the day won't be as strong as in the blistering Gulf summer.


There are also plans to put on free fast-breaking dinners three times a week at a Surfers Paradise restaurant.


Lawand's Nassif Lawand says while it may not convince Muslims to holiday Down Under during Ramadan, it will at least create goodwill towards the Goldie.


Source: Gold Coast Bulletin 20/12/2010


[CCN Editor] Perhaps also promoting the fact that a fine Mosque with excellent ifthaars and taraweeh is only a short distance away at 2 Allied Drive, Arundel might also help here.

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Asalaam Alaikum
Great news for the Muslim community of Browns Plains and surrounding areas!  Five times salaat and Juma are now being held at Al-Mustapha Institute of Brisbane.  Juma commences at 12:30pm.
Al-Mustapha Institute of Brisbane is located at 39 Bushmills Court, Hillcrest Q 4118.
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Roshan Suleman and her daughters (Safoora, Nazira, Iffat and Hafizah) and families would like to wish their father and grandfather, M.H Alimahomed, a happy 100th birthday.


Otherwise known as Hoosni Fwa, Mr Alimahomed lives in Leicester (UK) and he celebrates his birthday on the 26th of December.


In his 100 years he has seen 12 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 4 great, great grandchildren, SubhanAllah!


We pray that the Almighty grants him the strength to see many more years, InshAllah, Ameen.


Hoosni Fwa has already received a letter from the Queen wishing him well


The Suleman Family of Brisbane

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Nicolas Sarkozy to target Muslim prayers

NICOLAS Sarkozy will take another lurch to the Right with a speech on New Year's Eve calling Muslim prayers in the street "unacceptable".

FRANCE: After his expulsions of gypsies and a crackdown on immigrant crime, the French President will warn that the overflow of Muslim faithful on to the streets at prayer time when mosques are packed to capacity risks undermining the French secular tradition separating state and religion.

He will doubtless be accused of pandering to the far Right: the issue of Muslim prayers in the street has been brought to the fore by Marine Le Pen, the charismatic new figurehead of the National Front, who compared it to the wartime occupation of France.

Her words provoked uproar on the Left, whose commentators took them as evidence that far from being the gentler face of the far Right, Ms Le Pen, 42, is no different from Jean-Marie, 82, her father, who has been accused of racism and Holocaust denial.

According to his aide, Mr Sarkozy agrees with the junior Le Pen that the street cannot be allowed to become "an extension of the mosque" as it does in some parts of Paris, which are closed to traffic because of the overflow of the faithful. Local authorities have declined to intervene, despite public complaints, because they are afraid of sparking riots.

"People overreacted to Marine Le Pen's comments," said the aide, referring to the furore in which she was accused of rabble-rousing racism. "She is right: this phenomenon is unacceptable."

The tall, blonde Ms Le Pen is expected to succeed her father as head of the National Front at a party congress next month.

The Australian



Bird in Flight

First she became a forensic crime scene investigator, then a pilot, and now she is also an MBA graduate. SIERAAJ AHMED fnds out why for Fatima Jakoet the sky was not the limit.


SOUTH AFRICA: AS A LITTLE girl growing up in Wellington, near Cape Town, Fatima Jakoet (pictured right) dreamed big: she wanted to be a doctor, a spy, a pilot, a supermodel … and though she may not have ticked all those boxes, she has certainly already attained a few landmark goals. Jakoet (36) is not only a 2009 MBA graduate, but she has also been a pilot for South African Airways for the past five years. And in the days before she took to the skies, she spent six years working as a forensic scientist and crime scene investigator.


She smiles as she relates how her unusual career path unfolded. “I wanted to study medicine, but I wasn’t accepted, so I studied chemistry. I worked in the field of forensic science for a few years, but my childhood dream of being a pilot was always in the back of my mind.”


“I have always been greatly inspired by a saying attributed to Islam’s prophet, Muhammad: ‘Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave’,” Jakoet says of her latest milestone. “When I started flying, I knew I wanted to give back to the community in a more ‘big picture’ way, and I thought an MBA would be the perfect grooming tool to sharpen my skills, teach me new ones, and prepare me to interact with people on a different level.”


One thing Jakoet quickly had to learn to deal with is other people’s opinions about a Muslim woman working in two industries that are still seen as the domain of males.

“Sometimes I wonder how I would cope in a female-dominated environment, after all these years in male-dominated environments!” she says. “!e way I deal with pre-judgments of me as a Muslim woman has  become so automatic that I don’t even think  about it anymore. It’s about attitude and  how you see yourself: if you’re not confident,  people will step all over you, whether you’re  a man or a woman. Pilots have a saying:  ‘Your attitude determines your altitude’.  Whatever your attitude, that’s where you’ll  find yourself.”



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Asma Jahangir awarded UN prize for human rights

Human rights defender Asma Jahangir has been awarded the Bilbao Prize for the Promotion of a culture of Human Rights

Pakistan’s leading human rights defender, Asma Jahangir, has been awarded the Bilbao  Prize for the Promotion of a Culture of Human  Rights.  


Jahangir received the UN award, which  includes a $25,000 cash reward, a diploma and  a trophy at a ceremony in Bilbao, Spain, on  the Human Rights Day [December 10].  


According to a UN Educational, Scientific and  Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) spokesman,  Jahangir was awarded for “her commitment to  fostering inter-religious and inter- ultural  dialogue, tolerance, mutual understanding and  cooperation for peace.”


Jahangir was nominated by UNESCO Director,  Irina Bokova, in recognition of her work in  Pakistan’s Supreme Court where she championed  the rights of religious minorities, women and children.


Jahangir is the President of the Supreme  Court Bar Association of Pakistan, a founding  member of the Human Rights Commission of  Pakistan and served as its Secretary-General  and Chair.


Internationally, Jahangir is known for her  roles as the UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom  of Religion or Belief, and the UN Special  Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions.

In 2005 she was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize as part of the 1000 Women for Peace project.

The Muslim News



Naipul withdraws from Turkey event after protest on his ‘anti-Islam’ views

Writer V S Naipul pulled out of the European Writers’ Parliament in İstanbul after several Turkish writers threatened to boycott the  event if he attended, citing what was  considered to be his anti-Islamic remarks in the past.


Naipul was invited to deliver the  opening speech on November 25.  


Naipaul, a Trinidadian writer of Indian  descent who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2001, offended many Muslims in 2001 when  he compared the religion’s effects to “the  colonial abolition of identity.”  


He said it “has had a calamitous effect on  converted peoples” following his visits to  Iran, Pakistan, Malaysia and Indonesia,  claiming that Islam had both enslaved and  attempted to wipe out other cultures.


the Muslim News



Qatar helps discover a new planet

Qatar-1b, a new planet orbiting a distant star, has been discovered by a Qatari astronomer and scientists in the UK and US

Manama: Qatar-1b (see artist's impression right), a new planet orbiting a distant star, has been discovered by a Qatari astronomer and scientists in the UK and US, Qatari media reported.

The ‘hot Jupiter’ adds to the growing list of planets orbiting distant stars, or exoplanets. The team from the universities of St Andrews, Leicester and Keele in the United Kingdom and the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA) in the United States submitted their results to the journal, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society.

“Qatar is proud to contribute to the search for planets around other stars. The discovery of Qatar-1b is a great achievement – one that further demonstrates Qatar’s commitment to becoming a leader in innovative science and research,” said Dr Khalid Al Subai, leader of the Qatar exoplanet survey and a research director at Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development. “The discovery of Qatar-1b marks the beginning of a new era of collaborative astrophysics research between Qatar, the United Kingdom, and the United States” he said, quoted by Gulf Times.



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About Muhammad: The Other Western Perspective on the Prophet of Islam


Edited with an Introduction by Abdelwahab El-Affendi 


Review by Muhammad Khan

The editor has collected excerpts from the works of twelve Western writers, focusing primarily on the life and teachings of the Prophet of Islam.


........this short anthology of Western writings on the Prophet of Islam is a useful addition to the literature on the subject. By compiling this anthology, the editor hoped to  “…further the dialogue between the adherents  of Islam and other faiths by showing Muslims  that not all Westerners harbour implacable  hostility to Islam, and by offering others a  different perspective on the life of the man  who is still the “most talked-of person in  the whole range of human history,” as one  author recently put it. 

Muhammad Khan. M Khan is author of The Muslim 100, and The Muslim Heritage of Bengal; he is  a Founding Director of Bengal Muslim Research  Institute UK 





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KB's Culinary Corner


Sweet and Spicy Stir-Fry


KB SAYS: This is a very quick, fresh and delicious meal which can be served straight from the wok.
The vegetables could be prepared before hand and set aside and stir fried only 15 minutes before you are ready to serve. Great summer dish!




500g rump or fillet steak fillets or chicken breast cut into strips
2 tab olive oil
½ tab Sesame Oil
1 tsp crushed garlic and ginger
1tsp red chillies
½ tsp salt

¼ cup of cashews
Vegetables of your choice or:
   2 carrots julienned
   100g button mushrooms slice
   ¼ cabbage finely sliced
   1 medium zucchini sliced
   ¼ cup bean sprouts
   ½ green and ½ red pepper sliced
   110g snow peas, slice diagonally
   1 onion finely sliced
   230 can sliced water chestnuts
   1 can of baby corn

2 tab of soy sauce mixed with 1 tab corn flour
2 tab sweet chilli sauce
1 tab lemon juice
1 tab hot chilli sauce
1 tab sweet and sour sauce or Mrs Ball’s red hot chutney


1. Heat olive and sesame oil in a wok.

2. Add ginger, garlic and red chillies and stir fry on high heat for 1 minute

3. Add meat of your choice, add salt and stir fry until cooked and take it out of the wok and set aside.

4. Now add all the vegetables and stir fry on high heat for approx 5 minutes.

5. Add the cooked meat and then add the sauces.

6. Lastly add the cashews, stir fry for I minute and then add Singapore noodles, stir fry heating the noodles through.

7. Serve immediately.

Hint: The noodles can be found in the refrigerator section of your supermarket or you could use Angel Hair pasta.


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Kareema's Keep Fit Column


Considering your resolutions for 2011? Then the following may help you in setting some goals for the New Year, insha'Allah.

* Exercise is an excellent way to relieve tension in your muscles and relax your mind. Try to do something physical every day - even a simple walk will take some weight off your shoulders.

* Swimming is great for upper body strength, especially your back. The act of pulling yourself through the water particularly targets the muscles in your back, which is great for toning as well. It also effectively targets your core (abs).

* You will achieve faster results if you are consistent with your exercise and change your routine every 6 - 8 weeks.

* When you run/jog your body's temperature increases, encouraging your blood to move more quickly. Your body will then begin to use your carbohydrate stores to fuel your run. After about 10 minutes your body enters a zone where you're running on autopilot.

* Soft drinks may give you an instant pick-me-up, but the side effects are not worth the fizz. You can easily become dehydrated within 40 minutes of having the drink. Just one can contains seven teaspoons of sugar!

* You are responsible for what you put in your body - make simple but smart diet choices and not only will you feel great, your skin will glow!






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Mula Nasruddin and his wife, Gulsumbibi go out to dinner to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary.


On the way home, Gulsumbibi notices a tear in Mula Nasruddin's eye and asks if he's getting sentimental because they're celebrating 50 wonderful years together.


Mula Nasruddin replies, "No, I was thinking about the time before we got married. Your father threatened me with a shotgun and said he'd have me thrown in jail for 50 years if I didn't marry you. Tomorrow I would've been a free man!"

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