Muslims suffer year of discrimination after Brussels bombs

BRUSSELS, Mar 21 (Web Desk): Belgian teenager Ahmed is still reeling from the hostile reception he received from a teacher the first day he...

Baghdad car bomb kills 23 people

BAGHDAD, Mar 21: Islamic State militants captured an Iraqi police colonel and eight other officers on Monday after they ran out of ammunition during...

‘We will have none of it:’ fear, optimism among US Muslims

CHICAGO, Mar 19: In a sprawling banquet hall, Ahmed Rehab walked to a lectern facing a glittering group of diners and launched into a...

Hindutva hardliner becomes chief minister Uttar Pradesh

NEW DELHI, Mar 19: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has decided to name Yogi Adityanath, a fire-breathing cleric from Gorakhpur, as the next chief...

Tensions show as Trump and Merkel meet for first time

WASHINGTON, Mar 19: US President Donald Trump unleashed a diatribe against Germany on Saturday, saying Berlin owes NATO “vast sums of money” and must...

Turkey ‘further away from EU membership than ever’: German FM

BERLIN, Mar 19: Turkey has never been less likely to join the European Union than now and the bloc should seek a special relationship...

Man shot dead at Paris airport after seizing soldier’s gun

PARIS, Mar 19: Security forces at Paris’ Orly airport on Saturday shot dead a man who grabbed a weapon from a soldier, as France...

Have 5 kids not 3, Erdogan tells Turks in Europe

ANKARA, Mar 16: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday urged Turks resident in Europe to have five children, telling the millions strong diaspora community...

Iran pilgrims to join this year’s Hajj

RIYADH, Mar 17: Iranian pilgrims will participate in this year’s annual hajj, Saudi Arabia said on Friday, after an absence last year. “The ministry of...

Syrian army shot down Israeli jet, another damaged

DAMASCUS, Mar 17: The Syrian army says four Israeli jets breached the Arab country’s airspace on Friday morning, adding its air defense shot down...