The Greek government has agreed on the appointment of 90 chaplains to teach the Qur’an in Greek to minority children at mosques and state schools in Western Thrace.
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Azerbaijan’s oldest mosque, the Shamahi Friday Mosque, is now open for worship after its restoration and expansion have been completed.
Tonight, the holy night of Regaip will be observed throughout Turkey, marking the beginning of three holy months in the Islamic Hijri calendar.
The French Muslim Council (CFCM) voted to start using astronomical calculations to set the date rather than relying on the naked eye to sight the new crescent moon.
German state of Bremen decided to allow the right of religious holidays for Muslims
The owner of the largest halal slaughter facility said 60 percent of "halal" certified meat was not actually halal.
Activists of Hifazat-e-Islam marched down at least six highways, halting traffic on Sunday between Dhaka and other cities and towns.
The mosque and Islamic center in Croatia's Adriatic coastal city of Rijeka opened during a ceremony on Saturday.
In the photo, a double-barreled shotgun is pointed at the viewer with the caption “HOW TO WINK AT A MUSLIM.”
A majority of Muslims around the world want sharia law to be implemented in their countries but are split on how it should be applied, a Pew Research Center study has found.
The first-ever call to Muslim prayer was heard for the Friday prayer at Fittja Grand Mosque in Sweden.
"Holy Birth Week" of Prophet Mohammed (peace be upon him) is celebrated with various activities in Diyarbakır.
A restaurant serving alcohol is being run in the yard of the historic Taskopru (Stone Bridge) Mosque in the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv.
In the exhibition of Holy Qur’an manuscripts in Russia opening, a Qur’an written in the Ottoman period is being presented to visitors of the Islamic University.
While Muslims and Jews came to Mexico early in the colonial period as ‘false Christians,’ approximately half the Muslims in Mexico today are among the rising number of converts, or reverts.
An interpretation (tafseer) of the Qur’an will be published in the Tatar language for the first time in the Autonomous Republic of Tatarstan in Russia.
Russians who convert to Islam are subjected to a variety of pressures by the administration and security forces.
The necessary approvals have been obtained for the recitation of adhan (the Muslim call to prayer) for Friday prayers from the minarets of a mosque in Stockholm.
The Mufti of the city of Buca stated that this would be the first time he said “amen” to a prayer conducted in sign language.
Each of Athens’s seven districts will have one to two mosques.
Nearly 50 students performed their prayer at the mosque which has been closed to worship since 1923 and is now used as an exhibition hall.