Islam

The Latest: Court considers secrecy over Muslim surveillance

Feb 6, 2018

New York's highest court has heard arguments in a case involving whether the New York Police Department can use a Cold War-era legal tactic to conceal information about whether it put Muslims under surveillance

Yemeni officials say government forces retake strategic city

Feb 6, 2018

Yemeni officials say forces loyal to the country's internationally recognized government have recaptured a key crossroads town in the southwestern province of Hodeidah in an effort to cut supply lines to the Shiite rebels

Islamic group criticizes deleted tweet as bigoted

Feb 5, 2018

The conservative web site Breitbart.com appears to delete tweet that Islamic group criticizes as bigoted.

The Latest: Russia says pilot downed in Syria fought back

Feb 5, 2018

Russia's military says a pilot who ejected after Syrian insurgents shot down his plane traded fire with militants on the ground and then blew himself up to avoid being captured

Turkey's president to meet Pope Francis, discuss Jerusalem

Feb 4, 2018

Turkey's president is on his way to Italy to meet Pope Francis at the Vatican, where the status of Jerusalem is expected to top their agenda

Indonesia police probe Aceh abuse of transgender women

Feb 3, 2018

Muslims in Indonesia's conservative and semiautonomous Aceh province are protesting an investigation into local police who rounded up and publicly humiliated transgender women

French charge scholar Tariq Ramadan with suspected rape

Feb 2, 2018

Prominent Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan was handed preliminary charges on Friday in two alleged cases of rape by women who sought his counsel, a judicial official said

British man with anti-Muslim views sentenced to at least 43 years in prison for fatal van attack near London mosque.

Feb 2, 2018

British man with anti-Muslim views sentenced to at least 43 years in prison for fatal van attack near London mosque.

Morality push may outlaw sex outside marriage in Indonesia

Feb 2, 2018

Revisions to Indonesia's criminal code being considered by Parliament would outlaw sex outside marriage and could weaken checks and balances in Indonesia's young democracy

Ghana sisters blending style, tradition for Muslim women

Feb 1, 2018

Ghana sisters blending style, tradition for Muslim women with wildly popular local fabrics

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