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Nov 15, 2018
Indian Muslimness holds, but important lessons must be learned from battle for soul of Islam in IndonesiaHalal fridges, halal jilbabs and halal hijabs have entered consumerist culture in Indonesia.
Oct 31, 2018
Pakistan's Supreme Court to rule on Christian woman facing death sentence over blasphemy allegationsAsia Bibi was condemned for allegedly making derogatory remarks about Islam after neighbours objected to her drinking water from their glass because she was not Muslim. Her case has outraged Christians worldwide and been a source of division within Pakistan, where two politicians who sought to help Bibi were assassinated.
Aug 31, 2018
Pakistani protesters call off march after Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders cancels Prophet Muhammad cartoon competitionRizvi had planned to stage a sit-in to force the Pakistani government to sever diplomatic ties with the Netherlands over the contest.
Mar 13, 2018
Seven injured after explosion strikes Palestinian PM's convoy in Gaza; Rami Hamdallah escapes unhurtAn explosion struck the convoy of the Palestinian prime minister Tuesday as he was making a rare visit to Gaza, in what his Fatah party called an assassination attempt it blamed on Gaza militants.
Jan 29, 2018
Afghanistan's ordeal: Will terror-hit country realise its economic potential or fall prey again to geo-political machinations?Afghanistan was a major topic of discussion at the recently-concluded Raisina Dialogue 2018 in New Delhi. And rightfully so.
Dec 30, 2017
Egypt court convicts its former president Mohammed Morsi, 18 others for insulting judiciaryAn Egyptian court has convicted former Islamist President Mohammed Morsi and 18 others over insulting the judiciary, sentencing them to three years in prison.
Dec 19, 2017
Hadiya case: Karnataka's Hindutva brigade vows 'reverse love jihad', says network of informers in place to monitor youthThe air of legitimacy that the handling of the Hadiya case has given to the conspiracy theory of 'love jihad' has revved up Karnataka's Hindutva brigade. Infamous for taking law into their own hands, they are now gearing up to take 'love jihad' head-on.
Dec 17, 2017
Thousands rally in Pakistan against Donald Trump's move to declare Jerusalem Israel's capitalThousands of Islamists have rallied in two major cities in Pakistan to condemn US president Donald Trump for declaring Jerusalem Israel's capital.
Nov 27, 2017
Islamabad protests: Pakistan Army's role in focus as Islamists end blasphemy blockadeThe effusive praise for General Qamar Javed Bajwa’s role as a mediator has triggered some concern among moderate politicians in Pakistan.
Nov 25, 2017
Pakistan police fire tear gas at hardline Islamists blockading Islamabad; TV channels ordered to go off air during crackdownPakistani authorities ordered private television channels to go off air on Saturday during a police and paramilitary crackdown on Islamist protesters in the capital.