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    Sinead converts to Islam

    Agence France-Presse . London, United Kingdom | Updated at 12:00am on October 27, 2018

    Outspoken Irish singer Sinead O’Connor has announced she has converted to Islam and changed her name to Shuhada....

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    Policing Islamism: a fatal disconnect

    Paul Rogers | Updated at 12:00am on October 21, 2018

    THE radical preacher Anjem Choudary was released early on October 19 from Belmarsh high-security jail in south-east London, having been moved there from Frankland prison...

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    India outlaws Islamic instant divorce

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:41am on September 20, 2018

    The Indian government Wednesday issued an executive order making the Islamic practice of ‘instant divorce’ a criminal offence punishable by up to three years in...

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    Mosque protest highlights China’s shrinking religious spaces

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:05am on August 12, 2018

    Thousands of demonstrators gathered at a mosque in China to stop its government-ordered demolition, a participant said Saturday, as Beijing’s increasingly harsh policies against religion...

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    Islam spread over centuries in Bengal: Akbar Ali Khan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:11am on July 29, 2018

    The spread of Islam across Bengal took centuries to take place starting with individuals seeking to leave the highly institutionalised caste-based medieval social system, said...

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    Hardline Islamists push religion to centre of Pakistan election

    Reuters | Updated at 11:27am on July 22, 2018

    Pakistani cleric Hafiz Saeed is one of the United States' most-wanted terrorist suspects, accused over the 2008 Mumbai attacks that killed 166 people. At home,...

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    No extremist act undercover of Islam: PM    

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 03:35am on July 12, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday urged all to remain alert so that militant acts cannot be carried out in the name of Islam as...

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    Lailatul Qadr tonight

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 10:15am on June 12, 2018

    Muslims across the country will observe holy Lailatul Qadr tonight with due religious fervour and solemnity. The holy Quran was revealed to Prophet Hazrat Muhammad...

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    Seminar on Imam Khomeini’s thought today

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:47am on June 01, 2018

    A seminar on ‘Influence of Imam Khomeini’s (R) Thought in Awakening of the Muslim Ummah’ will be held at Daffodil International University on Friday in...

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    Denmark bans the wearing of face veils in public

    Reuters | Updated at 05:07pm on May 31, 2018

    The Danish parliament on Thursday passed a law banning the Islamic full-face veil in public spaces, becoming the latest European country to...