20,000 objectionable websites blocked in Pakistan

Pakistani authorities have blocked about 20,000 websites, including YouTube, for hosting "objectionable" material like footage from the anti-Islam movie "Innocence of Muslims", an official said on Monday.

Sri Lanka says will ban anti-Islam movie from being aired

SL will impose a ban to prevent a controversial anti-Islam film from being aired in the country after widespread protests across the Muslim world.

Top Egyptian cleric calls for peace over anti-Islam movie

A leading figure of the Sunni sect of Islam in Egypt has called on Muslims to maintain "peace" and show "patience and wisdom" while reacting over anti-Islam actions across the world.

France bans protest over anti-Islam movie

France has a five million Muslim population, the largest in Europe.

US Consulate officials meet Chennai Police Commissioner

With some Muslim organisations protesting for the past few days over a controversial American movie, officials of the US Consulate here met the City Police Commissioner S George on Thursday.

US asks citizens to stay alert in Pakistan

The US asked its citizens visiting Pakistan to "maintain extra vigilance" in the wake of recent violent protests in Muslim countries against an anti-Islam movie.

Rallies in Pakistan condemn anti-Islam movie

The demonstrations ended peacefully and no violence took place.