In other parts of the world, several muslim majority countries have been lead by both female prime ministers and female presidents. Some are even currently being lead by Muslim Women today.
Controversial bill proposes that men and women get equal share of inheritance
With the world reeling from the shock win of Donald Trump's US Presidency, Muslim women are fearing the worst but many have shown fearing the worst if they step out in public
Turkish deputy minister says gathering an opportunity to express, share ideas at time when world needs unity and solidarity
'For me, the headscarf is religious. The Quran obliges women to cover their head,' says one headscarf activist
A deputy from the ruling AK party bFirst headscarf-wearing woman named minister in Turkeyecomes the first minister wearing a headscarf in the history of Turkey.
Pink taxi's in Egypt give Egyptian women the comfort they need without the abuse.
Myanmar has introduced a new law saying that Muslim women cannot have children less than three years apart.
According to the victim's husband, Mounir, 33, the woman took her two daughters to school when she was faced by two young men.
He also said it was wrong to compel Muslim students to attend church services
Whilst in traditional mosques omwn pray separately from men, muslim women at an interfaith centre in Los Angeles listen to the sermon by Edina Lekovic, a role traditionally reserved for Muslim men.
At least 270 Palestinian women were killed during this summer's devastating Israeli onslaught on the Gaza Strip, according to Palestinian government figures.
All ID cards and passport photos in Belarus that show women with a headscarf are banned
Granddaughter of Ottoman sultan Murad V describes strong Muslim woman's character in her latest novel.
From 1914 until today, Turkey now has more women working in academia than many other developed nations.
The campaign, Women in Solidarity with Hijabs (WISH) , began ten days ago and has already attracted almost 18,000 “likes” in Facebook
Women face two problems: the lack of identity cards and an edict from elders of their Pashtun tribes forbidding them from going out to get aid
The National Zakat Foundation has announced plans to open a new hostel in Manchester.