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  • June 20, 2017 | 
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  • Evha Jannath

    Evha Jannath Muslim Burial Council of Leicestershire (MBCOL) wishes to express their gratitude to all those well-wishers who attended the funeral for Evha Jannath today the 16th May 2017. The heart breaking circumstances of Evha’s untimely passing has truly captured the hearts and minds of so many people, right across the diverse communities both in […]

  • May 19, 2017 | 
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  • Formal re-opening of Saffron Hill Janazgah

    The Janazagh formally re-opens after extensive improvement works.                  

  • April 5, 2017 | 
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  • MBCOL App Featured in Funeral Service Times Magazine

    Charity develops free smartphone app Charity MBCOL has found an innovative new way to provide vital information and alerts on funerals within the Muslim community in Leicester and Leicestershire. Building on the success of the MBCOL SMS funeral alert system, MBCOL has developed and launched an app which is now available to download via Apple’s […]

  • March 24, 2017 | 
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  • MBCOL Awareness Programme at Darul Arqam Educational Trust

  • February 14, 2017 | 
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  • MBCOL App

    There have been concerns from certain Android platform users in regards to the app requesting access to the users contacts etc. When the app is installed, permission is requested to access the users contacts. This is simply requested so that when the user chooses to share the app using any of the share links within […]

  • January 13, 2017 | 
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  • MBCOL Launches new iPhone & Android App

    Building on the success of the MBCOL SMS funeral alert system, MBCOL has developed and launched an app which is now available to download via Apple’s App Store for those using an iOS platform and via the Play Store for those using an Android platform.  The MBCOL app is aimed at providing vital information and […]

  • January 10, 2017 | 
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  • MBCOL Awareness Programme at Masjid At-Taqwa

  • December 30, 2016 | 
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  • MBCOL Awareness Programme

  • November 25, 2016 | 
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  • MBCOL Trustee appears in a advert promoting peace

    Board of  Trustees are extremely pleased and encouraged by the initiative taken by one of its Board members , symptoms Zubier Hassam, in appearing in a ad that has been received internationally as promoting peace. Suleman Nagdi, Chairman, said “I am very pleased to see one of my Board members in an advertisement that has […]

  • November 18, 2016 | 
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