China detaining Uighurs for wearing veil, growing beard: Leaked document

Tuesday, 18 February 2020

Wearing a veil or growing a beard are among the reasons that China has been detaining Uighur Muslims ......

India says no plans yet to prepare a citizenship registry

Tuesday, 04 February 2020

India’s ruling Hindu nationalist-led government said Tuesday it was still weighing whether to ......

India approves funds for population survey amid protests over citizenship law

Tuesday, 24 December 2019

India’s federal cabinet approved funds on Tuesday for a census and population survey to be ......

Indian court clears way for Hindu temple at disputed site of destroyed mosque

Saturday, 09 November 2019

India's top court cleared the way on Saturday for a Hindu temple to be constructed at a hotly ......

Indian police search for mob that lynched Muslim man on video

Monday, 24 June 2019

Indian police are searching for around a dozen people who tortured a Muslim man for hours, forcing ......

Woman who lifted Arizona mosque items gets probation

Tuesday, 04 June 2019

A woman captured on video making derogatory comments about Muslims as she and a friend lifted Qurans ......

Terror accused wins Indian parliament seat

Friday, 24 May 2019

A firebrand Hindu nationalist nun facing terrorism charges over the deadly bombing of a mosque has ......

In first, Sports Illustrated will feature burkini-clad model

Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Sports Illustrated’s annual swimsuit issue, best known for its covers of scantily clad bikini ......

Sri Lanka bans face covering after attacks

Monday, 29 April 2019

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday announced a ban on face covering, a week after ......

NZ invites imam to recite Quran in parliament session to honor mosque victims

Wednesday, 20 March 2019

The New Zealand Parliament on Tuesday held a special session with recitations from the Quran in ......

From the UAE, Pope Francis calls for unity among all faith leaders

Monday, 04 February 2019

In a speech given during his historic visit to Abu Dhabi, Pope Francis said that no violence can be ......

Australian entrepreneur becomes Indian legislator to serve place of origin

Friday, 11 January 2019

A successful young Indian entrepreneur based in Australia dared to dream of change for his native ......

Is the new Congress American enough?

Monday, 07 January 2019

 Walid Jawad is a former Senior Policy Analyst at U.S. Department of State and a former Washington, DC correspondent. He covered American politics for a number of TV outlets since 1997. Walid holds an undergraduate degree (B.A) in Decision Science and Management Information Systems and a Masters in Conflict Analysis and Resolution. You can follow him @walidaj


India’s Triple Talaq Bill: Gender equality or political ruse?

Monday, 07 January 2019

Simran Sodhi holds Masters Degree in International Relations from American University (AU), Washington DC. She has contributed to leading newspapers like The Indian Express, Mail Today, The Statesman and The Tribune and has reported from the US, Pakistan, Israel, Tokyo and Beijing. Since 2012, she has also been appearing as anchor and guest on All India Radio programs, mainly on issues of foreign affairs. Her book on the Mumbai terror attacks of 2008, titled “Piercing the Heart, Untold stories of Mumbai 26/11” was published in 2009 and was featured amongst the bestsellers of the country.


Iraqi Sunni authority slams Grand Mufti’s Christmas fatwa as ‘reckless’

Sunday, 30 December 2018

The head of Iraq’s Sunni Endowment authority on Saturday condemned recent remarks from the ......