At least 14 people were killed in a militant attack on a Shiite shrine in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Tuesday, an official said.
Norway’s education minister on Wednesday said the country sought to ban Islamic “full-face” veils in schools and universities, AFP reported.
Thousands of people have demanded that Iran be stripped of the right to host the women’s world chess championship because it will force players to compete in hijabs.
Pakistani lawmakers have passed a law that stiffens the penalty for convicted "honor" killers and closes a loophole that often allowed them to go free.
US-based cleric's brother reportedly detained in Turkey amid crackdown
Turkey's state-run news agency says authorities have detained the brother of Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based Islamic cleric Ankara accuses of masterminding July's failed coup which...
Two homemade explosive devices were set off outside a mosque and a conference center in the eastern German city of Dresden but nobody was hurt, police said Tuesday.
The Swiss parliament has voted in favor of banning Muslim women from wearing the burqa in public.
Muslim radical convicted in destruction of historic Timbuktu mausoleums
An international court on Tuesday found a Muslim radical guilty of committing a war crime by overseeing the destruction of historic mausoleums in the Malian desert city of Timbuktu...
A prominent Jordanian writer on Sunday was shot dead in front of the courthouse where he had been on trial for sharing a cartoon deemed offensive to Islam.
The British ambassador to Saudi Arabia announced on Twitter that he converted to Islam and carried out a hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, The Telegraph reported.