Explosion at Afghan mosque kills dozens
26 October 2019 | 12:44 pm
The attack on the mosque killed worshippers attending Friday prayers. More than 250 people were inside the mosque during the attack.
24 Apr 2020
A mosque in Birmingham has set up a temporary mortuary for COVID-19 victims in its carpark, staffed largely by volunteers.
28 Apr 2020
Muslim worshippers pray while respecting the social distancing restrictions next to the Kaaba in Mecca's Grand Mosque. Saudi Arabia partially lifted its curfew but said it would maintain a round-the-clock lockdown in the holy city of Mecca.
21 May 2020
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24 May 2020
In order to discourage large gatherings during Britain's coronavirus lockdown the country's mosques have generally stopped broadcasting the traditional call to prayer. But with the holy season of Ramadan drawing to a close, one of Britain's largest Muslim places of worship, the Baitul Futuh Mosque in south London, has been granted permission to resume their evening call to prayer.
7 Jun 2020
After two and a half months of closure, Paris's main mosque reopens its doors, albeit with new, strict sanitary measures and a limited number of places.
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12 Jun 2020
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25 Jul 2020
In The France 24 Debate, The Cato Institute's Mustafa Akyol fears that #Turkey's tradition of a tolerant Islam will be overshadowed by references to centuries of Ottoman hegemony.
30 Aug 2020
The sentencing of an Australian white supremacist who killed 51 Muslim worshippers in New Zealand -- and live-streamed the massacre -- was set to begin amid tight security in a Christchurch court.
6 Sep 2020
Survivors and family members of victims of last year's mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques say they still have trouble sleeping, enjoying life, and providing for their families.
26 Aug 2020
The burnt shell remains after a large fire ripped through the 139-year-old Grey Street Mosque in South Africa's southeastern port city of Durban. The blaze at the mosque, one of the largest in the southern hemisphere, also damaged three adjacent buildings in the city's central business district.
9 Dec 2020
The New Zealand Royal Commission of Inquiry has detailed a host of failings ahead of the 2019 terror attacks on two mosques. But it says authorities could not have done anything to prevent the massacre.
1 May 2021
Outside the "House of Wisdom" mosque in Berlin, a medical team made up of Libyans, Syrians and Armenians carry out free rapid testing for a steady stream of worshippers lining up with prayer mats.
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If the global community doesn't act soon on global warming, hundreds of millions will have no choice but to search for better climes. The World Bank says by 2050, 200 million people could be looking for a new home.
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The omicron variant of COVID-19, which was first detected in South Africa, has so far resulted in fewer deaths and hospitalizations than previous waves. Though some experts warn not to take the variant lightly, life has almost returned to normal in cities such as Cape Town, where restaurants and bars are open for the first time since the pandemic began.