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Turkish women protest against high rates of violence against women. (AFP)
June 24, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
A young woman was assaulted by a Turkish man on an Istanbul bus for wearing shorts during the holy Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, images showed on Wednesday, sparking a furore among women's rights activists.
A banner covered in tributes outside Finsbury Park Mosque, near to the scene of the June 19 van attack on pedestrians, in the Finsbury Park area of north London on June 20, 2017. (AFP)
June 23, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Anti-Muslim hate crime in Manchester has skyrocketed by more than 500 percent following the May 22 concert suicide bombing in the city, police said Thursday.
Several Christian families in the area pitch in to provide food and drink in what he calls an effort to unite Egyptians during a holy time of the year. (AFP)
June 23, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Egyptian Coptic Christians have organised daily meals for their Muslim neighbours in Cairo during Ramadan.
The march was organised by the
June 22, 2017 - 14:26 GMT
The event's Facebook page calls for protesters to "bring down the government" and "shut down London".
On the eve of Eid al-Fitr this weekend, Menzuma will leave the air waves and retreat to the private worlds of the faithful.(AFP)
June 22, 2017 - 09:18 GMT
The loudspeakers of thousands of music shops breathe the poetic warmth of Ethiopian classic Islamic songs, Menzuma, to the bustling city of around 4.5 million people.
Israeli peace activists gather near the border fence with the Gaza Strip to launch into the air 150 sky paper lanterns in solidarity with Gaza residents on June 19, 2017, in the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon. (Jack Guez/AFP)
June 22, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
A group of peace activists from Israel sent paper lanterns into Gaza to "light up" the costal enclave, whose residents have been starved from electricity by the Israeli government with the approval of the Palestinian Authority.
The blockade has forced many Qatari farm owners, who keep their cattle in Saudi Arabia during winter months for grazing and breeding, to try to shift the animals back across the border. (video courtesy of TheNewArab)
June 21, 2017 - 10:21 GMT
Qatari camels being deported from Saudi Arabia are trapped at the border as the Gulf diplomatic crisis hits the region's most famous livestock.
Ten people were injured in the attack, which took place early Monday near Finsbury Park mosque, north London. (AFP)
June 21, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Among the roughly 100 people at the vigil, some carried signs reading "United Against All Terror".
The prince has made this arrangement since the interval between Qiyamul Layl and Fajr prayers is too short for pilgrims to go out for their suhoor meals. (shutterstock)
June 20, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Thousands of Umrah pilgrims at the Grand Mosque in Makkah are being given free suhoor meals during the last days of Ramadan.
Palestinian Christian Nael Ghantous was filmed as he called for prayer at the Zine El Abidine mosque. (screenshot)
June 20, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
For Palestinians, gestures of religious unity between Muslims and Christians are not rare, nor are they new.
Fury quickly followed as Algerians took to social media to call on local authorities to arrest and punish the perpetrator for endangering the child's life. (shutterstock)
June 20, 2017 - 07:52 GMT
Shocking images emerge of a man dangling a two-year-old boy outside the window of a high-rise apartment block.
Mohammed Mahmoud, an Imam at Finsbury Park Mosque, gives a statement to the media at a police cordon in the Finsbury Park area of north London on June 19, 2017, following a vehicle attack on pedestrians. (Isabel Infantes/AFP)
June 19, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Imam Mohammed Mahmoud stepped in and told the angry crowd to stop beating the assailant who killed one and injured 10 on Sunday night.
Novelist and translator Layla Qasrani. (YouTube / Layla Qasrani)
June 19, 2017 - 10:44 GMT
Iraqi-American novelist and translator Layla Qasrany thinks back to a heartbreaking incident which took place in 2007.
The 23-year-old is the only victim of the fire to be officially named (Facebook)
June 19, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
"He survived Assad, the war in Syria, only to die in a tower block in London. There are no words."
Ancient copies of the Quran displayed in a tunnel at Jabl-e-Noor. (AFP)
June 18, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
The Customs Authority at Cairo International Airport has foiled a smuggling attempt of a collection of five Ottoman era Qurans, found in three parcels arriving from Ethiopia.
The invitees to the iftar comprised orphans and people with disabilities and family members, along with underprivileged families from around the Kingdom. (shutterstock)
June 18, 2017 - 11:58 GMT
This is the second year this event is held after “Nasmet Khair”, (meaning a breath of goodness in Arabic).