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Hijab discrimination: California Muslims sue over religious intolerance

May 03, 2016

Hijab discrimination: California Muslims sue over religious intolerance

Two lawsuits filed in California on Monday claim that Muslim women were discriminated against in separate incidents because of their religion and for wearing the hijab. #US #NewsTracker #California #Muslim #Hijab #Council on American-Islamic relations #Long Beach #Laguna Beach
Bangladesh invokes colonial era law, jails two teachers for 'insulting Islam'

Apr 27, 2016

Bangladesh invokes colonial era law, jails two teachers for 'insulting Islam'

A court has jailed two teachers in southern Bangladesh for making derogatory comments about Islam and the Prophet Muhammad. #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #Muslim #Hijla High School #US Agency for International Development
2006 Malegaon blast case: After a decade, court clears nine Muslim youth of all charges

Apr 25, 2016

2006 Malegaon blast case: After a decade, court clears nine Muslim youth of all charges

On Monday, all 9 Muslim accused of September 2006 Malegaon blast case were discharged by a Mumbai court, according to ANI. The case was up for hearing in the court of Sessions judge VV Patil. #Pakistan #NewsTracker #CBI #Nashik #NIA #Abhinav Bharat #Malegaon #Muslim #acquitted
2006 Malegaon blasts case: MLA suggests punishment to ATS officials

Apr 25, 2016

2006 Malegaon blasts case: MLA suggests punishment to ATS officials

"I demand that action be taken against the investigating ATS officers for framing the youths in the case and ruining their lives by keeping them in jail," said Shaikh, a legislator from Malegaon from where the youths hailed. #NewsTracker #Malegaon #Muslim #Acquittal
Indonesia shocker: Non-Muslim woman whipped under Sharia for selling alcohol

Apr 13, 2016

Indonesia shocker: Non-Muslim woman whipped under Sharia for selling alcohol

An elderly Christian woman on Tuesday was caned dozens of times as a form of punishment in Indonesia's conservative Aceh province. #NewsTracker #Indonesia #Muslim #Aceh #Islamic Laws #Shareworthy
Silencing voices of dissent: Here's a timeline of attacks on secular writers, publishers in Bangladesh

Apr 08, 2016

Silencing voices of dissent: Here's a timeline of attacks on secular writers, publishers in Bangladesh

The hacking and shooting to death of a student activist in Bangladesh has renewed international concern that advocates of secularism and free speech are unsafe in the mostly Muslim nation. #Bangladesh #ConnectTheDots #Muslim #Religious fundamentalism #Islamic fundamentalism #student activist
No one told me I was going to be interviewed by a Muslim: Myanmar democracy veteran Suu Kyi

Mar 26, 2016

No one told me I was going to be interviewed by a Muslim: Myanmar democracy veteran Suu Kyi

Myanmar democracy veteran Aung San Suu Kyi angrily complained about being interviewed by a Muslim BBC presenter who pressed her about violence against Rohingya Muslims, a biographer claimed on Friday. #BBC #NewsTracker #Interview #Aung San Suu Kyi #Muslim #Rohingya Muslims #Myanmmar
Mumbai police in the dock over circular accusing Muslim body of training girls for Jihad

Mar 21, 2016

Mumbai police in the dock over circular accusing Muslim body of training girls for Jihad

Bombay HC admitted a petition filed by Jamait-e-Islami Hind questioning a Mumbai police circular which alleges that it trains young Muslim girls for jihad #Jihad #NewsTracker #Bombay High Court #Mumbai Police #Muslim #Girls Islamic Organisation #Jamait-e-Islami Hind
Looks could kill? Muslim women forced off US plane for 'staring at crew members'

Mar 09, 2016

Looks could kill? Muslim women forced off US plane for 'staring at crew members'

Two Muslim women were escorted off of a plane by police after a cabin crew member accused them of "staring" at her #ThatsJustWrong #YouTube #Los Angeles #Muslim #Boston #Islamic terror #JetBlue
The madrassa series: How Islamic learning centres are slowly sliding towards extremism

Feb 28, 2016

The madrassa series: How Islamic learning centres are slowly sliding towards extremism

Firstpost invited Khan to write a series of four articles drawing from her travels. We commissioned pencil drawings by Maitri Dore, a Bengaluru-based architect, to serve as visual elements accompanying Khan’s pieces; she was not allowed to photograph her subjects. #TheLongView #Muslim #Radicalisation #Madrassa