Saturday, 1 April 2017
Egypt's official religious institution tasked with drafting edicts has found 3,000 fatwas (religious edicts) issued by extremists that incite the destruction of churches in the country, Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Dr. Shawki Allam, said on Friday.Dr. Allam rejected the existence of these fatwas, saying: “human diversity is inevitable and divine … the oppression of religions is rejected by law because human relations are a divine formula to achieve coexistence and renounce ...
Thursday, 2 June 2016
Sheikh Saleh Al-Maghamsi said he had been referring to music, not singing, prompting many on social media to be angered
Tuesday, 28 April 2015
A recent Malaysian fatwa claims (religious edict) that women are obligated to meet their husband’s sexual demands, even if they are on a camel, has left many Muslims in Malaysia and around world infuriated as they saw such calls to be encouraging rape. The controversial fatwa is attributed to Perak Mufti Tan Sri Harussani Zakaria as reported by Malay Mail Online in the context that once married and the dowry is paid, Muslim women, “can’t refuse unless when she’s [on her] ...
Friday, 9 January 2015
Erdoğan reportedly rebuked a young footballer over his tattoos last year
Tuesday, 1 April 2014
What is dangerous are those addicted to tampering with people's fates in the name of religion, patriotism or both
Sunday, 2 March 2014
A campaign to reach children across the Middle East will begin this month in efforts to eradicate the uncurable disease