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France in shock after teacher beheaded in new terror attack

Terror has struck France for the second time in three weeks after the gruesome beheading of a history teacher in a Paris suburb. The suspected...

Pilgrims return to Mecca as Saudi Arabia eases virus restrictions

A very small, limited number of people wearing the white terrycloth garment symbolic of the Muslim pilgrimage circled Islam’s holiest site in Mecca on...

Riots in Sweden after far-right activists burn Koran

Far-right activists have burned a Koran in the southern Swedish city of Malmo, sparking riots and unrest after more than 300 people gathered to...

Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia opens as a mosque for Muslim prayers

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has joined hundreds of worshippers for the first Muslim prayers in 86 years inside Hagia Sophia – the Istanbul...

Strict measures in place as mosques reopen across Saudi Arabia

Tens of thousands of mosques across Saudi Arabia have reopened for the first time in more than two months, but worshippers have been ordered...

Muslims celebrate Eid amid curfews and virus fears

Muslims around the world on Sunday began celebrating Eid al-Fitr, a normally festive holiday marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, with...

Matt Hancock praises Muslims for Ramadan ‘sacrifice’ amid pandemic lockdown

Britain's Health Secretary Matt Hancock has thanked Muslims across the UK for their “sacrifice” as they mark Ramadan amid the coronavirus pandemic. The holy month,...

Virus warnings for Ramadan as some countries ease pandemic shutdowns

The world is inching towards a new phase in the coronavirus crisis as some countries like Vietnam and New Zealand with few new cases...

Indian police ban protests amid citizenship law outrage

Police have detained several hundred protesters in some of India’s biggest cities as they defied a ban on assembly imposed to stop demonstrations against...

Evangelical Islamic programme censured by Ofcom for calling gay people ‘insane’

An evangelical Islamic television channel which broadcast a programme calling homosexuality “insane” and gay people “worse than animals” has been found in breach of...

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Spanish PM appeals for public unity and sacrifice in coronavirus fight

Prime Minster Pedro Sanchez has appealed for Spaniards to pull together and defeat the new coronavirus, warning: “The situation is serious.” Mr Sanchez, in a...

Walmart sues US government over opioid crisis

Walmart is suing the US government in a pre-emptive strike in the battle over its responsibility in the opioid abuse crisis. The government is expected...

Germany’s daily coronavirus count remains near record high

The number of new daily coronavirus cases in Germany remains near a record high, as the pandemic continues to spread, according to the country’s...

Trump and Biden clash over Covid and climate in final debate

The second and final presidential debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden was a much more civil affair than last month’s...

England may have ‘digital Christmas’ with Covid-19, chief adviser says

The UK government’s chief scientific adviser has not ruled out a “digital Christmas” in England due to social restrictions that “will need to be...
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