Monday, January 22, 2018
China county bans Muslim children from religious events over break
A mostly Muslim county in western China has banned children from attending religious events over a winter break, authorities announced as they step up control of religious education. With a notice, the county was taking concrete action to keep religion and education separate and sticking strictly to education law.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Quran competition for Bahraini Shias scheduled for March
The ۱۵th edition of the Al-Dhikr ul-Hakim Quran competition for Bahrain's Shia Muslims will be held in March.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Unknown assailants gun down Senior Al-Nusra Commander in Syria
Field sources confirmed on Wednesday that Abu Hamzah Turki, a notorious field commander of Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay'at or the Levant Liberation Board) was assassinated by unknown attackers in Northwestern Idlib.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Larijani stresses further expansion of ties with Muslim States
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani underlined the necessity for the further broadening of relations and cooperation with the Muslim states.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Abbas: Jerusalem al-Quds can be gate to peace or war; Trump must choose
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says the holy city of Jerusalem al-Quds can be the gate to either peace or war, and that it is up to the United States to decide which path to choose.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Rouhani: Palestine regained its status as Muslim world's top priority
Addressing the Muslim world's parliamentarians, Iranian President says Palestine has regained its status as the most important issue facing the Islamic world after the collapse of the Daesh (or ISIS) terror group in Iraq and Syria.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Saudi police shot dead Shia youth in Qatif
Saudi Arabian troops have fatally shot a youth during operations carried out in the kingdom's Shia-populated Qatif region in Eastern Province. The Shia-populated Province has been the scene of peaceful demonstrations since February ۲۰۱۱.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Sayyed Nasrallah speaks on anniversary of Hezbollah martyrs
Hezbollah Secretary General to mark the ۴۰th day after the death of Hajj Fayez Moughniyeh and the anniversary of the Islamic Resistance's martyrs in the Syria.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Iranian female MP:
Islamic countries should do more in support of women
Chairing the ۷th Summit of the Muslim Women Parliamentarians as part of the ongoing PUIC Summit in Tehran, Iranian MP Parvaneh Salahshouri stressed the need for supporting women and children against violence and discrimination in the Islamic countries.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Austria's Muslims fear being cast as threat to security
Despite a dramatic increase in the number of right-wing attacks in recent years in Austria, there was no mention of right-wing activity or fascism in the document published in late December by center-right People's Party and the far-right-wing Freedom Party of Austria.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018