She has broken a multitude of ‘glass ceilings’, thanks in part to her inclusive, supportive upbringing.
This three-minute video shows some touching responses from passers-by – especially the brother at the end, who certainly goes out of his way to show his support.
Before you judge me, please try to understand my struggles first.
56-year-old Ameenah Gurib-Fakim has just been made president of Mauritius. Take a look at her accomplishments.
It’s not always easy to live by your principles – but it’s always worth the effort.
This simple recipe will nourish your skin, giving it some respite from the mass-market variety of makeup.
The hijab is one of the most well-known symbols of Islam, but is this a fair association to make?
Ever dreamt of having your very own royal wedding? Keep dreaming! And check out these eligible princes (and a few princesses), all Muslim royals.
A humiliating run-in with bigoted security guards underlines the stubborn stain of racism and Islamophobia in America.
Take a trip through these handy tips to make your next holiday abroad even more delectable.
If you love art, then you would already have been thrilled by Maïmouna Guerresi. A sensational artist by all accounts, Guerresi’s mind-bending works ranging from photography, sculpturing, videos and installations have long captivated the imaginations of art lovers from all around the world.
White people can't be terrorists. We've been told this for years. Not directly, perhaps, but when a white person bombs a church or massacres a school or flies a plane carrying 150 people into a mountainside, killing everyone on board, it's hard to draw any other conclusion.
Clear skin doesn't happen overnight. It is a routine and YazTheSpaz is happy to share hers.
Interacting with people of other beliefs broadens our minds and doesn’t threaten our faith, writes Meaghan Brittini.
After years of absence from the spotlight, Mélanie Georgiades, the former French rapper Diam’s, speaks out about her conversion to Islam.
There are countless books and films on becoming a mum, but nothing can prepare you for the bad – and the good.
Dina Toki-O is engaged! She shares her idea of a special and meaningful ceremony and party.
There's a new phenomenon among pious young Muslims. We've got the lowdown on "halal dating".
The 54-year-old grumbles that paying to transport his brood has used up the cash he set aside for his fourth marriage.
Brains, beauty and even brawn abound in this alluring assortment of six single princesses.
Five women open up about their experiences of wearing the hijab for the first time. They share their tips and advice for new and experienced hijabis alike.