Friday, 10 May 2019 14:28
According to a new investigative report at least 31 mosques and two Islamic shrines in China's Xinjiang province have been partly or completely demolished since 2016 in Beijing’s clampdown targeting Muslims in the north-western region.
Thursday, 09 May 2019 11:49
Two prizewinning Reuters journalists were released from prison in Myanmar on Tuesday after more than a year in detention for covering the country’s deadly crackdown on the Rohingya minority.
Thursday, 09 May 2019 11:07
The UN is “continuing to address the humanitarian, economic and political crisis in the Occupied Palestinian Territory” but efforts are continually undermined by the lack of any political progress towards a two-state solution, said Rosemary DiCarlo, the head of UN Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs (DPPA).
Tuesday, 07 May 2019 10:18
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's Roman Catholic Church appealed for calm and an alcohol ban on Monday (May 6) after a personal feud erupted into clashes between Christians and Muslims in a town scarred by the Easter suicide attacks.
Tuesday, 07 May 2019 10:09
PRESIDENT Cyril Ramaphosa has reassured the public that national government has set aside funds to assist families that were left devastated by floods experienced during the week of 21 to 24 April in KwaZulu-Natal.
Tuesday, 07 May 2019 09:29
GAZA: Palestinian leaders in Gaza agreed to a cease-fire with Israel on Monday to end a deadly two-day escalation in violence that threatened to widen into war.
Saturday, 04 May 2019 09:14
This Ramadan, human rights groups and Muslim organizations are urging US Muslims to boycott products made in China, where authorities have for years cracked down on Muslims fasting.
Thursday, 02 May 2019 16:40
Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court called on all Muslims to look on Saturday for the crescent moon signalling the start of Ramadan and to inform the nearest court of those who see it with the naked eye or through the binoculars.
Thursday, 02 May 2019 15:47
Saudi government and security agencies in Madinah have completed their preparations to host visitors of the Two Holy Mosques during Ramadan this year, and to facilitate their access to the Prophet’s Mosque in the city.
Monday, 29 April 2019 16:14
THE City has a bold plan to eradicate more than 40 years of housing backlog through its focus to find suitable and well located land to deliver houses and eradicate informal settlements while putting an end to land invasions.
Monday, 29 April 2019 16:06
With Mozambique and Comoros battling heavy rains and raging flood waters in the wake of Cyclone Kenneth – the second major storm to hit southern Africa in the past six weeks – the United Nations and its humanitarian partners are supporting national authorities in assessing needs and providing help.