One of the most prominent leaders of the All India Muslim League, Allama Iqbal encouraged the creation of a "state in north-western India for Muslims" in his 1930 presidential address.
The short life of Said - i Nursi who was one of the most important Islamic scholar in the Turkish near history
The Abbasids ruled a vast empire from Baghdad when it was the thriving capital of the Islamic world. For about five hundred years the city boasted the cream of intellectuals and culture, a reputation gained during the reigns of the Caliphs al-Rashid (809 CE), al-Ma’mun (833 CE), al-Mu’tadhid (902 CE) and al-Muktafi (908 CE).
La Fiesta de la Toma stirs controversy over Spain's Islamic heritage
Read on to discover eight reasons why one of history’s most legendary empires finally came crashing down.
The Hejaz Railway was opened on August 27, 1908.
Here are five key events of 1917 that left indelible marks on the collective memory of Russia's people and leaders:
The golden period of Muslim geography, travels and explorations involved a vast amount of travel with geographical literature being produced in the world of Islam paving the way for later explorations and discoveries by the Christian West
From the 8th century until the 15th century Islam has spread rapidly amongst the Chinese by the actions of the Muslims
"If you want to destroy any nation without war, make adultery or nudity common in the young generation" Salahuddin Al Ayyubi.
Turkey commemorates the anniversary of the death of former prime minister Necmettin Erbakan.
Armenian forces took over town of Khojaly in occupied-Karabakh on Feb. 26, 1992, killing more than 600 Azeri citizens
February 23 is one of the most tragic dates in the history of the Chechens and the Ingush.
Egyptian political and religious leader who founded of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood, and played a central role in Egyptian political and social affairs. 68 years before, on February 12, 1949 Banna was shot by two assassins and deliberately left to bleed to death.
On February 7, 1962 the embargo was extended to include almost all imports.
The event began on Super Tuesday, while 24 U.S. states were holding primary elections and caucuses to select the presidential candidates for the upcoming presidential election.
Abu Zayd al-Balkhi was a 9th century Muslim polymath, whose writings touched on subjects as varied as geography, medicine, philosophy, theology, politics, poetry, etc.
The unearthed objects were displayed in an exhibition at Bornova Municipality's visitor center at the Yeşilova Mound.
On this day (21 October, 1097) the Crusaders began the siege of Antioch. They would capture the city after a seven month siege, paving the way for their continued advance towards Jerusalem.
The Ahmici massacre was one of the worst massacres of the 20th century when Serbians torched Bosnian villages and killed nearly 3200 Bosnians near Srebrenica.
As the world continues to talk about Charli Hebdo attack in Paris and cartoonists who were killed, it is time to remember "Hanzala's father"