The latest news on Muslims and Islam

Pressure for investigation into 'dangerous' association between UK imams and Taliban
A group of British mosque leaders and Islamic scholars held meeting with the Taliban on a 'fact-finding mission'
September 05, 2023, 3:08 PM
Muslim call to prayer can be played in New York City without permit
Adhan can also be broadcasted during Ramadan
August 29, 2023, 9:18 PM
Abayas to be banned in French state-run schools
Until now, the robes worn by some Muslim women have been a grey area in a wider ban
August 27, 2023, 9:02 PM
Video shows teacher asking pupils to slap Muslim classmate in India
Politicians, celebrities and social media users condemn incident
August 26, 2023, 8:47 AM
Indian court accepts Hindu plea for survey of 17th-century mosque
Gyanvapi Mosque is alleged to have been built on the site of a Hindu temple by Mughal ruler Aurangzeb
August 03, 2023, 2:39 PM
Imam who helped Sinead O'Connor become a Muslim remembers 'blessed soul'
'She represented the essence of our shared humanity,' says Shaykh Umar Al Qadri
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July 28, 2023, 6:04 PM
Attacked Muslim US politician says police played down assault
Maryam Khan says she had concussion diagnosed and was awaiting MRI after losing feeling in right arm and shoulder
July 06, 2023, 9:19 PM
Indian PM Modi's push for uniform civil code upsets minorities
Religious and indigenous communities fear that new personal law could be at odds with constitutional protections for religious practices
July 05, 2023, 4:46 PM
Man who attacked Muslim-American politician first made lewd comments, police say
Maryam Khan became first Muslim member of the Connecticut House in 2022
June 30, 2023, 6:14 PM
US state representative attacked while attending Eid Al Adha prayers
Police arrest a 30-year-old man in connection with the assault on Connecticut Democrat Maryam Khan
June 29, 2023, 1:12 PM
Eid Al Adha celebrated by hundreds of millions of Muslims in South Asia
Region is home to more than 465 million Muslims
June 29, 2023, 7:37 AM
Modi renews push for common law for a secular India
Critics suggest the bill will be used to discriminate against minority religious groups
June 27, 2023, 2:10 PM
Co-op CEO Shirine Khoury-Haq draws on family ties to run a business based on values
The early life of the British consumer boss was shaped by the travels of her Palestinian father, an oil engineer, and her Turkish mother
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June 02, 2023, 12:00 PM
Rahul Gandhi in US talk accuses Prime Minister Modi of threatening opposition
Opposition politician is expected to discuss the future of India's democracy during a 10-day visit to the US
May 31, 2023, 8:56 AM
Indian women 'delighted' to perform Hajj without a male guardian
More than 4,300 Indian women will travel without a male guardian, known as a mahram, after reforms were introduced last year
May 16, 2023, 11:06 AM
New Delhi rejects US report that says religious freedom in India is getting worse
Agency decries alleged crackdown on minority communities, civil rights activists and journalists
May 03, 2023, 8:26 AM
Worshippers flock to UAE mosques to mark Eid Al Fitr
Thousands wear their best outfits to pray with family and friends
April 21, 2023, 6:00 AM
Indian Muslims quench thirst with traditional Rooh Afza after iftar
Popular herbal drink created in old Delhi in 1907 has become a staple drink for fasting Muslims
April 19, 2023, 8:07 AM
At iftar, Ukraine's Zelenskyy accuses Russia of 'repressing' Crimean Muslims
President vows to recapture Crimea from Russia while hosting Ukraine's first official iftar and honouring Muslim troops
April 09, 2023, 7:21 AM
UAE faithful unite to celebrate Ramadan, Easter and Passover
Thousands of worshippers from the world’s three major religions connect in prayer as holy days converge
April 09, 2023, 2:00 AM