The New Arab Logo

Breaking News

#IWD2020: This International Women's Day, it's time to celebrate the untold stories of history's boundary-breaking Muslim women.

Saudi chef Louloua el-Ezzah is now the first Saudi woman to be turned into a Barbie doll.

Muslim women can jump: Defying stereotypes in sports

Sami Rahman

Muslim women can jump: Defying stereotypes in sports

Society: As more and more Muslim women take the sporting world by storm, seeing the hijab in a stadium, or even the ring, is quickly becoming the norm.

A Barbie doll encountered Islamophobia and people aren't happy

The New Arab

A Barbie doll encountered Islamophobia and people aren't happy

American right-wing commentator Ann Coulter, who is no stranger to Islamophobic remarks, had something to say about the Barbie designed to ...

A Barbie doll encountered Islamophobia and people aren't happy

The New Arab

A Barbie doll encountered Islamophobia and people aren't happy

American right-wing commentator Ann Coulter, who is no stranger to Islamophobic remarks, had something to say about the Barbie designed to ...

The New Arab & agencies

First hijab-wearing Barbie honours US fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad

American group Mattel revealed its first ever hijab-wearing Barbie doll in honour of US Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad, who became the first American Olympian to compete wearing the Islamic

The New Arab

Muslim-American Olympian 'held at US Customs'

Muslim-American Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad said she was recently held at US Customs for two hours without any explanation.

The New Arab & agencies

Ibtihaj Muhammad: More work needed for inclusion in US

Bronze medal winning fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad said she's hopeful that the United States will become more inclusive, but right ...

Sana Uqba

Hijabi martial-artist: Punching stereotypes and kicking boundaries

While global media headlines insist 'stereotype-breaking' Hijabi Muslim women are revolutionary, Muay Thai fighter Nesrine Zakia Dally says it's ...

A new golden age of Muhammads at Rio Olympics

Jamil Hussein

A new golden age of Muhammads at Rio Olympics

The most popular Muslim name has brought good luck to the British Olympic team, in a testament to the success of multiculturalism, blogs Jamil ...

The New Arab & agencies

Ibtihaj Muhammad: First American 'hijabi athlete' competes in Olympics

Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad aims to to change misconceptions about Muslim-Americans as she becomes the first American athlete ever ...

Most Popular

Most Popular