Saturday March 07, 2015
Egypt has carried out the first death sentence handed down over the violence that erupted after the army's 2013 overthrow of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
Tuesday February 24, 2015
The FIFA taskforce looking into dates for the Qatar World Cup has recommended a shorter tournament to be staged in November and December 2022, the head of the Asian Football Confederation has said.
Friday February 20, 2015
The United States wants Iraq to launch its offensive to retake the strategic northern city of Mosul from the so-called Islamic State group in April or May, military officials have said.
Wednesday November 12, 2014
At least 10 people are feared dead after a suspected suicide bombing rocked a teacher training college in northwest Nigeria as students were sitting exams, police and a student said.
Thursday September 04, 2014
The family of murdered US journalist Steven Sotloff has paid a moving tribute to their son, remembering a gentle soul who was fiercely committed to giving "a voice to those who had none."
Wednesday July 30, 2014
At least 34 people, including several children, have been killed in a stampede at a beachside concert celebrating the end of Ramadan in Guinea.
Monday July 28, 2014
Muslims around the world gather to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan
Saturday July 05, 2014
Al-Shabaab Islamist militants, who threatened to step up attacks during the Muslim month of Ramadan, said they were behind a blast in Mogadishu that killed two people in the Somali capital's political centre.
Saturday June 28, 2014
The Islamic Foundation of Ireland has congratulated all Muslims on the beginning of Ramadan, which it says takes place this evening.
Thursday June 26, 2014
Some striking scenes from around the world