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In Saskatoon, Canada, Muslim taxi drivers are refusing to give rides to blind people with seeing-eye dogs.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- Concerns that Alabama could recommend social studies textbooks with pro-Islamic bias caused the state board of education to cancel a planned vote on the books today, pending further review.
Of course an exercise comparing Muslim fundamentalism and Christian fundamentalism is silly.
"It's very like Game of Thrones," explains historian and traveller Simon Sebag Montefiore, the presenter of tonight's Byzantium: A Tale of Three Cities , when we chat to him about the history of Istanbul.
Employees from the Interior Ministry for Tatarstan and Federal Security Service Department for Tatarstan have detained a group of Chistopol residents suspected of setting at least two Orthodox churches in Tatarstan on fire, the press office of the Interior Ministry for Tatarstan said.
MALAYSIA'S Home Ministry on Thursday detailed its allegations that a senior leader of the opposition party, Parti Islam SeMalaysia , is a secret follower of the Shi'ite school of Islam, a controversial accusation in a staunchly Sunni country that bans the preaching of Shi-ism.
Muslim scholars and moulvis in Odisha's Kendrapara district have hailed the Supreme Court verdict on homosexuality.
Moroccan multi-media artist Mounir Fatmi uses Arabic caligraphy in novel ways. In the video work Modern Times: A History of the Machine atmi uses these circular compositions literally as wheels, the parts of a noisy locomotive that hurtles forward relentlessly.
Amongst the more ridiculous propositions to emerge from the recently concluded Umno General Assembly was the suggestion that Article 3 of the Federal Constitution should be amended to stipulate that Islam in Malaysia refers to the practice of the Sunnah Wal Jamaah, or Sunni denomination.
Syed Adnen Hussin is among a small group of Muslims in Halifax who want to start a unity mosque where openly gay and transgender Muslims can pray.
The explosive growth of the number of evangelical Protestants who are Hispanic. Deborah Potter reports on the personal religious experiences of Hispanic evangelicals in Chicago at what is now the largest Assembly of God church in the country.
SPEAKING FREELY Why the Jews left their Arab lands By David Bensoussan Speaking Freely is an Asia Times Online feature that allows guest writers to have their say.
Home Minister Zahid Hamidi's aggressive lunges at political rival Mohamad Sabu, the PAS deputy president, has raised eyebrows especially when Zahid accused 'certain' PAS leaders of allegedly 'deviant' leanings towards the Shia branch of the Islam religion.
The Qur'an says, Allah does not declare war on anyone except those who deal in ribah .
A Christian tsunami at the next general election? Not likely, say political analysts, who pooh-poohed Malay rights group Perkasa for turning the country's religious minority into a bogeyman.
PAST AND PRESENT: Muhammad Morgan with children, from left, Tasneem, 13, Kasheef, 11, Tareq John, 6 and Zulfaa, 8. Mr Morgan was born to Anglican parents and converted to Islam in 1996.