The Rise Of Islamophobia | The Attack That Left Me Disabled For Life
Babar Ahmad speaks to BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire about his life and his ordeal in his first TV interview.
The police were called in after parents became worried at Muslims praying in a car park near a primary school in Stanley, the Northern Echo reports.
A Muslim man was thrown off a National Express coach in Bristol after a passenger said they felt “uncomfortable” because he was a Muslim, the Bristol Post reports. The man had boarded the coach at Bristol Coach Station at 10.30am on Thursday, but was told to leave by a member
A teacher at a school in Rotherham is under police investigation after it was reported that he called a 14-year-old boy a “terrorist” in a lesson three days after the Paris attacks.
A Muslim woman wearing a hijab was punched in the face in Birmingham city centre in a brutal Islamophobic attack. Miss Choudhury, 18, who did not want her first name published, said she had been left shocked after the assault which happened as she was walking along New Street. Her attacker,
Police believe an assault on a Muslim teenager in Kettering who was wearing a hijab may have been “religiously aggravated”. The 13-year-old victim was pushed over by a stranger as she was walking along Whiteford Drive just before 5pm on Wednesday 11 November. She was left shaken by the incident
Pupils at Mirfield Free Grammar School are being forced to perform their obligatory prayers outdoors because it is believed the School is refusing them permission to use space inside the building.