Pakistan parliament on Thursday adopted a unanimous resolution against blasphemous caricatures published by French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, saying it is a deliberate attempt to "widen misunderstandings among civilisations" and incite violence.
Turkey`s two main opposition parties on Monday named the former head of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) as their joint candidate to go up against an expected bid by Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan in the August presidential election.
Sudanese president Omar Hassan al-Bashir pulled out of an Islamic summit in Istanbul on Sunday - a trip that the European Union had objected to because of his indictment by the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Appointment of special envoy
for Jammu and Kashmir by Organizations of Islamic Countries
would help bridge the gap between India and Pakistan and
address the issue of minorities in India, a top OIC official