United Kingdom

UK's May slams Trump for posting anti-Muslim videos

British Prime Minister Theresa May has criticised US President Donald Trump for sharing ant-Muslim videos that were posted online by a 'hateful' British far-right group.

Islamophobia

Trump attacks UK PM over criticism of far right support

British PM says US leader is 'wrong' for retweeting three videos by UK far-right figure, prompting Trump's outburst.

Islamophobia

'Trump clearly telling his base they must hate Muslims'

US president sparks outrage after sharing on Twitter three videos by UK far-right figure known for anti-Muslim rhetoric.

Shock as Trump retweets British far-right activist

Opinion

Don't be quick to celebrate the hijab-wearing Barbie

For-profit corporations are not in the business of disrupting racial hierarchies.

Shenila Khoja-Moolji

by Shenila Khoja-Moolji

Shenila Khoja-Moolji

Sri Lanka

Fear and shock as Muslims recall Sri Lanka mob attack

Last week's violence left dozens of houses damaged and the local community scarred.

Fear grips Muslims in Sri Lanka's Ginthota after attack

Islamophobia

Sage: 'I was out to kill a Muslim'

The 24-year-old Sage pleaded guilty to threatening a person with a knife and accepted it was religiously aggravated.

Sage: 'I was out to kill a Muslim'

Islamophobia

At Delhi orphanage, no job for Muslim woman with hijab

Nedal Zoya was denied a job at an orphanage in New Delhi because she looked 'like a Muslim lady' in her hijab.

Muslim woman in India denied job for wearing hijab

Islamophobia

Twenty years of Islamophobia in Britain

The think tank that catapulted the term Islamophobia in 1997 says anti-Muslim racism is on the rise and more pervasive.

How has Islamophobia changed over the past 20 years?

US & Canada

Explained: 'Increased legitimacy' of Quebec's far-right

Analysts say Quebec is home to a rising far-right movement. What groups operate in the Canadian province and how?

Explained: 'Increased legitimacy' of Quebec's far-right

Racism

Hate crimes rise for second straight year in the US

Hate crime incidents go up to 6,121 during 2016 compared to 5,850 incidents reported the previous year, FBI says.

Hate crimes rose by nearly 5 percent in 2016: FBI

Islamophobia

How big an issue is Islamophobia in Poland?

Analysts say the country has become increasingly hostile to Muslims in the wake of the refugee crisis.

How big an issue is Islamophobia in Poland?

Islamophobia

Czech Republic's tiny Muslim community subject to hate

Muslims comprise less than 0.5 percent of population, but face disproportionate about of hatred from fellow citizens.

Czech Republic's tiny Muslim community subject to hate

Islamophobia

Groups challenge Quebec's 'unacceptable' face veil ban

Rights groups say the province's Bill 62 violates the constitutional rights of Muslim women who wear the niqab.

Groups launch legal challenge of Quebec's face veil ban

UAE

NYU faculty ends ties with UAE over sectarianism claims

Professors Arang Keshavarzian and Mohamad Bazzi believe they were denied security clearance because of their Shia roots.

NYU faculty ends ties with UAE over sectarianism claims

Islamophobia

'He made monkey noises': UK Muslims recount hate crimes

Tell MAMA, UK hate crime monitor, says ethnic minority Muslim women are most often victims of hate crimes by white men.

Tell MAMA: Most Islamophobic attackers are white men