Maldives

Maldives activist 'fears for life' amid blasphemy probe

Shahindha Ismail says she has received death threats as police launch a probe into an alleged anti-Islamic tweet.

Shahindha Ismail investigated for 'anti-Islamic' tweet

United Kingdom

Why are British Muslim marriages unprotected by law?

Most British Muslims have religious-only ceremonies and almost 30 percent have no idea union is unprotected by law.

Why are British Muslim marriages unprotected by law?

UpFront

Does the right to free speech endanger minorities?

Do Muslim communities have a particular problem with the right to free speech, or has Islam been unfairly targeted?

United Kingdom

How Britain's Victorian Muslims celebrated Christmas

Led by William Quilliam, one of the first known Muslim converts, a small group used to gather and give food to the poor.

How did Victorian Muslims celebrate Christmas?

Georgia

Is Georgia tolerant of its Muslim minority?

A large number of people see Islam as alien to the Georgian national identity.

Ethnic Georgian Muslims in a Christian-dominated nation

Islam

The rise and rise of 'halal' business

Islamic industries are expanding globally and governments are taking notice of a sector that could be worth trillions.

The rise and rise of 'halal' business

Human Rights

Dutch Muslim officer 'may wear headscarf with uniform'

Dutch Human Rights Commission rules that Sarah Izat should be allowed to wear a headscarf with her uniform.

Dutch police officer 'may wear headscarf with uniform'

Islam

Pakistani court orders anti-blasphemy sit-in be cleared

Protesters calling for strict adherence to blasphemy laws have been blocking major highway into capital for 10 day

Pakistani court orders anti-blasphemy sit-in be cleared

Religion

The Muslims of South Korea

The number of Muslims in South Korea is estimated to be around 100,000, including foreigners.

The Muslims of South Korea

Islam

Anti-blasphemy protesters block entrance to Islamabad

Conservative leader's followers block Islamabad highway for sixth day, demanding strict adherence to blasphemy laws.

Anti-blasphemy protesters block entrance to Islamabad

Conflict

Grenade attack on peace concert in CAR

Seven killed, 20 others injured in attack on concert and reprisal violence in Central African Republic capital, Bangui.

Grenade attack on peace concert in CAR

Islam

Singapore bans Mufti Menk from entering country

Accused of promoting religious discord, renowned Islamic preacher has been barred from attending cruise.

Singapore bans Mufti Menk from entering country

Religion

Germany weighs minister's plan to allow Muslim holidays

Debate simmers over whether to allow Islamic holidays after Thomas De Maiziere endorses idea on campaign trail.

German interior minister floats idea of Muslim holidays

Human Rights

The man who befriends terminally ill Muslims

Londoner Abu Mumin helps terminally ill people who are estranged from their families and arranges their funerals.

The man who befriends terminally ill Muslims