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I just wish I had freedom.” Bella is sometimes envious of romantic dates, first crushes and kisses that western Brits enjoy as part of young adulthood. But she’s hopeful the Islamic dating service will come up trumps, adding: “The people I meet at the bureau are serious.They’re looking for a life partner, like me.” The documentary shows Bella meeting with a potential match called Mikael.Please credit the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the charitable arm of Thomson Reuters, that covers humanitarian news, women's rights, trafficking, property rights, climate change and resilience.

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“This is the problem, you’ve got these two cultures and finding a common ground between them is a discussion you need to have,” she says.

Nayera sets up an early evening meeting with a man she met on a Muslim-only marriage website.

Police said hate crimes against Muslims rose after a series of Islamist militant attacks, including an attack on London Bridge and during a music concert by U. singer Ariana Grande in Manchester in northern England.

“The Things I Would Tell You” includes poetry, essays and short stories from award-winning novelists, such as Leila Aboulela and Kamila Shamsie, emerging talents and new writers.

Caught between their 21st century lives and the expectations of an older generation, singletons are now turning to mosque matchmaking services to meet their life partners.

Channel 4’s new documentary Extremely British Muslims is a fascinating three-part series that examines what it is like to be a Muslim and live in the UK today.

The film narrator explains that British Muslim women are “facing a crisis”, because many are caught between modern life and the older Muslim generation keen for them to settle down.

Engineer Nayera, 30, has been looking for love for two years.

The anthology confronts taboos, such as Shaista Aziz’s hard-hitting essay on “honor” killings in Pakistan, including that of Qandeel Baloch, who was strangled by her brother in 2016 for her risqué social media posts.

More than 500 people - almost all women - die in Pakistan each year in such killings, usually carried out by members of the victim’s family for bringing “shame” on the community.

“Our parents picked a better life for us over being with our families,” she told the Thomson Reuters Foundation, describing how her parents moved from Khartoum to Bradford when she was just one-year-old.

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