Muslim extremists have been targeting "blasphemous" moderates in Pakistan, driving adherents away from the Sufi-influenced Islamic tradition.
Reports of mosque closures and restrictions on wearing veils in public have surfaced despite Angola's president denying the country's ban on Islam.
Sunday Times editor Phylicia Oppelt has responded to the criticism of a cartoon by Zapiro that has angered Hindus, saying it is not disrespectful.
Cricket Australia chief James Sutherland has lashed out at against racist comments directed at Muslim leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed.
A visiting British speaker says he is out to build understanding and dispel misconceptions.
Australian police say they are investigating after the remains of two pigs were dumped at the Muslim section of a cemetery.
Cape Town's culturally and historically-rich neighbourhood the Bo-Kaap is changing as it becomes more appealing to non-traditional residents.
The Hadith are indeed secondary to the Qur'an, but the Qur'an says nothing about Aisha's age at the time the marriage was consummated.
A group of Durban-based organisations want to arrest Tony Blair on charges of war crimes when he arrives in South Africa later this month.
Sikhs in Wisconsin in the US have been routinely abused and taunted before the temple shooting. Chris McGreal reports.
The Mail & Guardian brings you ten lesser known facts about Ramadan.
What female athletes wear should get less attention, but sports clothing can be a barrier to competition for many women who want to cover up.
Even in polite society, fear-mongering and negative stereotyping are now out of control -- as I know from bitter experience, writes Mehdi Hasan.
The suicide car bombing that killed at least 38 people in Nigeria has claimed victims across religious and ethnic lines, putting everyone at risk.
Some Muslims in South Africa have begun taking on tradition. And that is where things are getting heated with divisions bubbling to the surface.
Science and religion come into contact.
Hertz has suspended 34 Muslim shuttle drivers at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport for praying on company time.
The US would provoke an uproar among Muslims worldwide and further undermine its position in a changing Arab world if it again sides with Israel
A radical punk revolution was just an idea in a novel by a disaffected Muslim convert but for the bands he inspired the scene became real.
In the traditionally Jewish suburb of Houghton, a towering mosque has been in the making for years next door to a tiny shul.