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The consequences of not challenging the Islamic State
The Islamic State's violence against minority groups and non-Sunni sects goes against the teachings of Islam.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 11:42 GMT
Baghdadi's misconstrued caliphate project
The notion of Muslim political unity is well-established in Islam, but is it what the Islamic State stands for?
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 18:45 GMT
Brunei: When Sharia serves the sultan and US media
Both the Sultan of Brunei and US media may be exploiting Sharia for their own purposes.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 13:58 GMT
Sudan: A misconception of apostasy
Sudan's recent apostasy death sentence is a manifestation of the wrongful use of religion in politics.
Dallia M Abdelmoniem
Last updated: 17 May 2014 11:16 GMT
Islam, Saudi and apostasy
Does Islamic law really proscribe the death penalty for apostasy?
Last updated: 10 May 2014 12:55 GMT
What was Rumi talking about?
Sufi poetry has been largely misunderstood by modern pop culture.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 12:33 GMT
Bringing Muslims back to science
Is Muslim religious discourse on scientific matters killing the scientific aspirations of the religious?
Last updated: 11 Apr 2014 11:38 GMT
It's extremist Muslims, not Islamic extremism
It's not a quality in Islam that turns people violent, but the people themselves that are the problem.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2013 13:10 GMT
To Sharia or not to Sharia: The question of Islamopolitics
Islam does not seek to turn its adherents into a monolithic group, but instead celebrates diversity and pluralism.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 17:18 GMT
The irony of Muslim terrorism
Terrorism is the vilest crime because it robs people not only of their lives, but also of their safety and freedom.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2013 15:09 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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