Europe

Ahead of mayoral vote, Macron vows to tackle 'political Islam'

President promises to end practice allowing foreign imams to teach French Muslims, saying Turkey is yet to accept rules.

Ahead of mayoral vote, Macron vows to tackle 'political Islam'

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

Europe

Muslim leaders visit Auschwitz prior to liberation anniversary

The delegation included 62 Muslims, including 25 prominent religious leaders from more than two dozen countries.

Muslim leaders visit Auschwitz prior to liberation anniversary

Opinion

Israel, UAE and the hypocritical manipulation of religion

Palestinians and other Arabs are not interested in the promotion of 'religious tolerance' by highly intolerant regimes.

Abdelwahab El-Affendi

by Abdelwahab El-Affendi

Abdelwahab El-Affendi

Pakistan

Pakistani academic sentenced to death for blasphemy

University professor Hafeez found guilty of having insulted Prophet Muhammad and Quran verbally and on Facebook.

Pakistani academic Junaid Hafeez sentenced to death for blasphemy

Malaysia

Mahathir Mohamad: Muslim world 'in a state of crisis'

Saudi Arabia and Pakistan were notably absent from meeting of Islamic nations at the Kuala Lumpur Summit.

Mahathir Mohamad: Muslim world 'in a state of crisis'

Inside Story

Are the foundations of India's secular democracy crumbling?

Gov't says the controversial citizenship bill will protect minorities, critics say it discriminates against Muslims.

Religion

Witness to destruction: Remembering the Babri Mosque demolition

27 years after the mosque in India was torn down, photographer Praveen Jain recounts the moment he knew it would happen.

Witness to destruction: Remembering the Babri Mosque demolition

Pakistan

The Muslim who saved a Hindu temple from a mob in Pakistan

After India's Babri Mosque was destroyed, a mob in Lahore sought to demolish a temple. Until a local man intervened.

The Muslim who saved a Hindu temple from a mob in Pakistan

Islam

Erdogan opens Europe's first 'eco-mosque' in Cambridge

Turkish government and singer Yusuf Islam among donors who developed mosque that relies on green energy.

Erdogan opens Europe's first 'eco-mosque' in Cambridge

Uighur

Teen's TikTok 'makeup tutorial' condemning China goes viral

Feroza Aziz says the China-owned app has blocked her following the videos condemning the treatment of Chinese Muslims.

AJ IMPACT

Egyptian woman fights Islamic inheritance laws

Case involving Coptic Christian woman comes as calls for equal inheritance rights reverberate across the Arab world.

Egyptian woman fights Islamic inheritance laws

Reporter's Notebook

Shooting Jerusalem: Life in a segregated city

Filmmaker reflects on the making of his documentary and his bid to find out what it means to live in and identify with the city of Jerusalem.

Sri Lanka bombings

In Sri Lanka, presidential election deepens religious divisions

Attacks targeting Muslims, widespread arrests following Easter bombings, and a divisive campaign deepen community fears.

In Sri Lanka, presidential election deepens religious divisions

India

Ayodhya verdict: Indian top court gives disputed site to Hindus

Court orders formation of a trust that will construct temple for Lord Ram while Muslims will be given alternative land.

Ayodhya verdict: Indian top court gives disputed site to Hindus