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Iran president calls on Muslims to punish Saudi 'crimes'
Iran president calls on Muslims to punish Saudi 'crimes'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called Wednesday on the Muslim world to unite and punish the Saudi government.

Iran president calls on Muslims to punish Saudi 'crimes'
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Kazakhstan arrests 21 suspected of plotting terrorist attacks

Kazakhstan has arrested 21 members of radical groups plotting terror attacks in public places.

Kazakhstan arrests 21 suspected of plotting terrorist attacks
Viral photos add fuel to French burkini debate

An angry debate over a ban on burkinis in France was further stoked by images of a veiled woman surrounded by police on a beach in Nice.

Viral photos add fuel to French burkini debate
Turkey warns Kazakhstan over Gulen-linked schools
Turkey warns Kazakhstan over Gulen-linked schools

Turkey's ambassador to Kazakhstan warned Kazakhstan over its schools linked to US-based preacher Fethullah Gulen.

Turkey warns Kazakhstan over Gulen-linked schools
Gaza Salafists look to IS for inspiration
Gaza Salafists look to IS for inspiration

Militants inspired by the Islamic State group's ideology are seeking to benefit from the desperation of young Palestinians to strengthen their foothold in the Gaza Strip.

Gaza Salafists look to IS for inspiration
California Muslims sue over hijab discrimination
California Muslims sue over hijab discrimination

Two lawsuits filed in California on Monday claim that Muslim women were discriminated against in separate incidents because of their religion and for wearing the hijab.

California Muslims sue over hijab discrimination
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Saudi orders 'kinder, gentler' religious police

Saudi Arabia has stripped its frequently criticised religious police of their powers to arrest, urging them to act "kindly and gently" in enforcing Islamic rules.

Saudi orders 'kinder, gentler' religious police
France PM warns extreme Islam winning the propaganda war
France PM warns extreme Islam winning the propaganda war

Prime Minister Manuel Valls said extreme forms of Islam were winning the propaganda war for hearts and minds.

France PM warns extreme Islam winning the propaganda war
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Saudi police arrest 33 'terror' suspects, including one Kazakh

Saudi authorities have arrested nine American citizens and one Kazakhstani among 33 'terror' suspects.

Saudi police arrest 33 'terror' suspects, including one Kazakh
70,000 sign petition to ban Trump from Britian
70,000 sign petition to ban Trump from Britian

Over 70,000 people sign a petition to ban Donald Trump from entering Britain after his call to bar Muslims from entering the United States.

70,000 sign petition to ban Trump from Britian
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Nazarbayev congratulates Kazakhstanis on Eid al-Adha

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev has congratulated Kazakhstanis on the Kurban Ait holiday.

Nazarbayev congratulates Kazakhstanis on Eid al-Adha
White House hopeful Carson under fire for Muslim comments
White House hopeful Carson under fire for Muslim comments

The Republican contender Ben Carson ignited a storm of controversy at the weekend, by stating that he saw Islam as incompatible with the charge of head of state.

White House hopeful Carson under fire for Muslim comments
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Kazakhstanis to rest on September 24 for Kurban-ait

Kazakhstanis are getting one day off for the Kurban-ait holiday in September,

Kazakhstanis to rest on September 24 for Kurban-ait
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IS will start recruiting members from Central Asia, Caucasus and Indonesia: experts from Egypt

According to the report of the Ministry of Islamic Endowments (Awqaf) of Egypt, the Islamic State group will start recruiting new members from Central Asia, where Kazakhstan is located, Caucasus region and Indonesia.

IS will start recruiting members from Central Asia, Caucasus and Indonesia: experts from Egypt
IS suicide bomber kills 25 at Kuwait Shiite mosque
IS suicide bomber kills 25 at Kuwait Shiite mosque

A suicide bomber struck a Shiite mosque in the Kuwaiti capital during prayers, killing at least 25 people.

IS suicide bomber kills 25 at Kuwait Shiite mosque
Hate and extremism 'not Islam', says French PM
Hate and extremism 'not Islam', says French PM

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls stressed there was no link between extremism and Islam.

Hate and extremism 'not Islam', says French PM
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French Muslim girl banned from class for wearing long skirt

The case of a Muslim girl who was banned from class twice for wearing a long black skirt seen as too openly religious for secular France has sparked an outcry.

French Muslim girl banned from class for wearing long skirt
French president Hollande vows stiffer penalties for hate speech
French president Hollande vows stiffer penalties for hate speech

French President vowed to introduce tougher penalties for "racist, anti-Semitic or homophobic" remarks in the wake of last month's militant attacks in Paris.

French president Hollande vows stiffer penalties for hate speech
Australian PM Abbott accused of inciting ill-feeling
Australian PM Abbott accused of inciting ill-feeling

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was on Tuesday accused of "scapegoating" an entire community and inciting "ill-feeling" after telling Muslim leaders to do more to combat extremism.

Australian PM Abbott accused of inciting ill-feeling
Top Muslim cleric urges education reform to curb extremism
Top Muslim cleric urges education reform to curb extremism

The head of Al-Azhar called for education reform in Muslim countries in an effort to contain the spread of religious extremism.

Top Muslim cleric urges education reform to curb extremism