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Jul 29, 2014

Pakistani mob burns homes of minority Muslims, kills 3 after allegations of blasphemous photo

A Pakistani mob burned down several homes belonging to the minority Ahmadi sect in the country's east, killing a woman and her two granddaughters in riots following rumors about blasphemous postings on Facebook, police said Monday...

Jul 29, 2014

Dozens die in mass attack in China's troubled Xinjiang province

Police shot and killed “several dozen” people in northwestern Xinjiang province during clashes on the eve of an important Muslim holiday, Chinese authorities confirm...

Jul 29, 2014

Moon Is Elusive Guide in Calculating Start of Islamic Holiday

Because of the large numbers of Muslims in the New York area, the region occupies a key role in the national moon-sighting apparatus...

Jul 28, 2014

Gaza war rages as Hamas, Israel exchange fire despite truce pledges ahead of Muslim holiday

Israel and Hamas launched new attacks Sunday in the raging Gaza war, despite going back and forth over proposals for a temporary halt to nearly three weeks of fighting ahead of a major Muslim holiday... #Israel #Hamas

Jul 29, 2014

Bloodcurdling Images of Australian Jihadists Puts ‘Lucky Country’ on Edge

Shocking photos emerge amid fears that the worsening conflict in Gaza will only prompt more young radical Muslims to enter the fra... #Australia #Iraq #Israel #Syria

Jul 30, 2014

China: Dozens Dead or Injured in Xinjiang ‘Terror,’ but Facts Are Few and Far Between

Two vastly different accounts have emerged about the incident, which occurred on the final day of the Muslim holy moth of Ramada... #Australia #Iraq #Israel #Syria

Jul 25, 2014

Israel, Hamas agree to 12-hour humanitarian truce in Gaza

Israel and the militant group Hamas agreed to a 12-hour lull in fighting beginning early Saturday, and U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry declared that a longer cease-fire in the Gaza Strip could be finalized before a Muslim feast beginning early ... #Gaza Strip #John F. Kerry #Israel #Hamas

Jul 28, 2014

Muslims to overseas militants: Cool it!

Bronx Muslims concluded their monthlong fast for Ramadan on Monday, but said they are fed up with the militant members of their faith who give their religion a bad name... #Gaza Strip #John F. Kerry #Israel #Hamas

Jul 29, 2014

Commonwealth Games' Scotties are 'disrespectful' to Muslims: pols

Malaysian politicians are barking mad about the Scottish terriers that pranced through the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow... #Gaza Strip #John F. Kerry #Israel #Hamas

Jul 28, 2014

Muslims mark end of Ramadan with Eid prayers, though wars in Gaza, Syria cloud celebrations

Millions of Muslims across the world are celebrating the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the monthlong fast of Ramadan... #Gaza Strip #John F. Kerry #Israel #Hamas