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Egypt’s former president Morsi buried in Cairo

Rights groups called for a probe into the detention conditions and death of the Islamist, who was ousted in 2013 after a year of divisive rule

The faceless insurgency in Mozambique that no one can explain

'I have never come across something like this before'

15 killed in ongoing al-Shabab attack in Nairobi

Security forces worked throughout the night to secure the DusitD2 compound, which includes a 101-room hotel, spa, restaurant and office buildings

Swedish artist says he didn’t aim to provoke Muslims

The artist intended to challenge political correctness in art, and he was naive to think the effect of depicting the prophet would be limited.

Isis demands $200m ransom for Japanese captives

An undated video shows a knife-wielding man holding two men captive, threatening to execute them should Japan not pay a $200-million ransom.

Sects vie for Islamic market share

Muslim extremists have been targeting "blasphemous" moderates in Pakistan, driving adherents away from the Sufi-influenced Islamic tradition.

Hunt on for Libya bombers

The United States has vowed to avenge the consulate attack that killed its ambassador and would work alongside the Libyan government.

We mustn’t allow Muslims in public life to be silenced

Even in polite society, fear-mongering and negative stereotyping are now out of control -- as I know from bitter experience, writes Mehdi Hasan.

Mali’s interim leader to end instability

Mali's interim president will be sworn in on Thursday, ending a period of military rule that saw Tuaregs and Islamists seize half of the country.

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