Muslim practice of instant divorce made illegal in India after historic vote
The practice, which can only be implemented by men, has already been made illegal in more than 20 Muslim countries. India has followed suit after lawmakers voted 99 to 84 in favor of the new law.
Imam Abubakar Abdullahi honoured
Imam Abubakar Abdullahi, has been honoured with US International Religious Freedom Award for risking his own life to save some Christians in Jos. The Muslim cleric hid 262 Christians in his mosque and home from alleged Fulani herdsmen in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State, during June 2018 clashes.
Thai Muslim family keeps silk weaving heritage alive
Over the click-clack of the loom, Niphon's family laments the lack of apprentice weavers at his Bangkok silk shop, as modernity lures young Muslims away from a trade their community has dominated for generations.
Several killed in Ramadan violence in restive Thai south
Security personnel inspect the aftermath of a market place bombing in Thailand's Muslim-majority south which killed two people, including a 14-year-old boy.
New Zealand to 'confront' Erdogan over Christchurch mosque shooting remarks
Erdogan said the massacre in Christchurch was part of a broader attack on Turkey and Islam. He also warned anti-Muslim Australians that they would be sent back in coffins like their grandfathers at Gallipoli.
Germany mulls introducing 'mosque tax' for Muslims
The idea, similar to Germany's church tax, would aim to make mosques independent of foreign donors. Germany's government and progressive Muslim leaders have supported the idea.
Central African Republic militia leader arrested in France for war crimes
The ICC had issued the arrest warrant of Patrice-Edouard Ngaissona for war crimes. He is the suspected leader of a militia accused of carrying out attacks on the Central African Republic's Muslim population.
How to approach a Muslim with family planning message - Sultan
About 200 Islamic religious leaders from across Nigeria converged on Abuja on September 11, 2018 for a two-day forum with the theme “Harnessing Demographic Dividend (DD) for Sustainable Development of Nigeria: The Role of Muslim Religious Leaders.”