NewsFeed

Germany’s FM warns of 'right-wing terrorism'

People in cities across Germany have paid tribute to the victims of a deadly attack that targeted immigrant communities.

Europe

Ryanair boss calls for extra checks on Muslim men at airports

Michael O'Leary sparks outrage after suggesting Muslim men should be singled out for extra scrutiny at airports.

Ryanair boss calls for extra checks on Muslim men at airports

Islamophobia

Calls grow for Bloomberg to apologise for surveillance of Muslims

In video recording, Bloomberg falsely states NYPD only entered mosques when it was asked by imams to do so.

Calls grow for Bloomberg to apologise for surveillance of Muslims

Opinion

Don't forget the Uighur amid the coronavirus crisis

The world has been indifferent to the plight of the Uighurs, leading some to claim that coronavirus may be a punishment.

Omar Suleiman

by Omar Suleiman

Omar Suleiman

UpFront

Is Bollywood complicit in pushing Modi's right-wing agenda?

We discuss why India's main film industry is so reluctant to speak out against the country's prime minister.

United States

Another US city passes resolution against India's citizenship law

After Seattle, resolution by Cambridge city council in Massachusetts asks India to repeal the Citizenship Amendment Act.

Another US city passes resolution against India's citizenship law

The Listening Post

Are the loudest voices on India's airwaves normalising hate?

Indian TV anchors are in attack mode against critics of the ruling party. Plus, blackface in the Arab world.

Religion

Indian protesters hold interfaith prayers at Shaheen Bagh

Anti-CAA demonstrators from all faiths pray for withdrawal of law and communal amity at women-led epicentre of protests.

Indian protesters hold interfaith prayers at Shaheen Bagh

Asia

India says no plans yet to prepare citizenship registry

The Hindu nationalist government says it is still weighing whether to roll out nationwide NRC amid continuing protests.

US Elections 2020

For 1st time in Iowa history, mosques are serving as caucus sites

Community members say the 5 'satellite' sites give Iowa Muslims a 'safe place' to actively participate in 2020 election.

For 1st time in Iowa history, mosques are serving as caucus sites

Travel ban

Trump expands travel ban to six additional countries

Rights groups slam expanded ban, which includes restrictions for Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan, Tanzania.

Trump expands travel ban to six additional countries

Islamophobia

US fines Delta $50,000 for ordering Muslim passengers off planes

Prominent Muslim rights group questions size of penalty, describes it as 'slap on the wrist'.

US fines Delta $50,000 for ordering Muslim passengers off planes

United States

US deports Iranian student despite court order

Northeastern University student's case raises new questions about treatment of Iranians by immigration authorities.

US deports Iranian student despite court order

Denmark

Denmark's 'ghetto plan' and the communities it targets

Residents of largely Muslim neighbourhoods face increased penalties for crimes and 'Danish values' lessons for children.

Denmark's 'ghetto plan' and the communities it targets

Austria

Austria coalition deal includes headscarf ban, preventive custody

Conservative leader Sebastian Kurz claims to be tough on undocumented immigration and 'political Islam'.

Austria coalition deal includes headscarf ban, preventive custody