The Slaughterhouse looks to Mecca

This article highlights a positive example of the integration of Muslim practices within Spanish daily life. From now on, two days a week, Muslims will be able to utilize the central slaughterhouse of Gran Canaria, to follow the halal prescriptions. This effort has become possible with the financial support of the local authorities.

Sea rescuers on Saturday rescued 85 African immigrants 90 miles from the coast of the Canary island of Gran Canaria

85 immigrants were rescued 90 miles from the coast of the Canary Island of Gran Canaria, after a merchant ship had spotted their boat. One small child was rescued, and three dead bodies were found in the boat, authorities said. Several of the migrants were hospitalized for hypothermia, dehydration, and repertory problems in Tenerife, but their condition’s were marked as stable.