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Two stabbed to death in South Africa mosque

4 months, 4 days ago
MALMESBURY, South Africa: A man stabbed two worshippers to death and wounded two others in a rampage at a mosque in South Africa on Thursday before being shot dead by police, officers said. Police quickly surrounded the building in…

Austria to expel up to 60 imams, shut 7 mosques

4 months, 10 days ago
VIENNA: Austria said Friday it could expel up to 60 Turkish-funded imams and their families and shut down seven mosques as part of a crackdown on "political Islam", triggering fury in Ankara. "The circle of people possibly affected by…

Germany arrests four Syrians over mosque fire

6 months, 20 days ago
Four Syrians have been arrested in Germany on suspicion of attempted murder and arson for their alleged roles in a Molotov cocktail attack on a mosque frequented by Turkish Muslims.

Two women arrested for breaking into mosque in Arizona

7 months, 2 days ago
TEMPE: Two women were arrested Thursday for breaking into an Islamic centre in Arizona and filming themselves making anti-Islamic remarks, police said. Tahnee Gonzales and Elizabeth Dauenhauer were arrested for third-degree burglary…

Egypt mourns 305 victims of Sinai mosque attack

10 months, 23 days ago
CAIRO: Egypt mourned on Saturday as the death toll from a gun and bomb assault at a mosque rose to 305, including children, in the deadliest attack the country has witnessed. The state prosecution said up to 30 militants in camouflage…

Who are the Sufis associated with the mosque attacked in Egypt?

10 months, 23 days ago
CAIRO: The mosque where Friday's massacre unfolded in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula had been widely associated with Sufi Muslims who have been attacked by the Islamic State group wherever the extremists operate. A Bedouin tribal leader told…

Attack on mosque in Egypt’s Sinai kills at least 235

10 months, 24 days ago
CAIRO:  Armed attackers on Friday killed at least 235 worshippers in a bomb and gun assault on a packed mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai province, in the country's deadliest attack in recent memory. A bomb explosion ripped through…