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    Indian Muslims to pursue review of Hindu temple site ruling

    Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 01:24am on November 18, 2019

    An Indian Muslim group said on Sunday it would file a petition in the Supreme Court asking for a review of a ruling that awarded...

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    Leaked China documents reveal no mercy in Xinjiang

    Agence-France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 10:08pm on November 17, 2019

    A rare and huge leak of Chinese government documents has shed new light on a security crackdown on Muslims in China’s Xinjiang region, where president...

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    Gunmen fire on buses carrying Sri Lankan Muslim voters

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:19am on November 17, 2019

    Gunmen fired at buses carrying minority Muslim voters on Saturday as Sri Lankans elected a new president, with the powerful Rajapaksa clan eyeing a comeback...

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    Sacred thread of the soul

    Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on November 13, 2019

    SIKHS across the world are celebrating Guru Nanak’s 550th anniversary today, and the fervour is enhanced by the opening of a key road between Pakistan...

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    The forever wars

    | Updated at 09:44pm on November 07, 2019

    POLITICIANS and pundits in the west and jihadists have something in common. Both see the conflict between the west and Muslim worlds through the grand...

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    Kashmiris and Indian Muslims

    Jawed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on November 06, 2019

    IN THE aftermath of the anti-Ahmadi violence in the 1950s, Maulana Abul Hasanat Sayyed Muhammad Ahmad Qadri, president of Jamiatul Ulema-i-Pakistan, demanded an Islamic state...

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    Man with rightwing links tries to burn French mosque

    Agence-France-Presse . Bayonne | Updated at 10:51pm on October 29, 2019

    An 84-year-old former candidate for France’s ultra-right party shot and wounded two men in their seventies Monday as he attacked a mosque, prompting the government...

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    Uncle Toms

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on October 28, 2019

    THE issue of the silence of the Muslims of India on the travails of Kashmiri Muslims has been simmering ever since the Instrument of Accession...

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    Lesson for Muslims coping with Ayodhya

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    SHOULD the Supreme Court verdict enable the building of the Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, Muslim fears about the security of mosques in Kashi and the...

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    7 Philippine ex-rebels killed by IS

    Agence France-Presse . Manila | Updated at 03:00pm on October 05, 2019

    Seven former Muslim rebels have been killed in the southern Philippines, military and police authorities said Saturday, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State...