South Africa opens largest mosque in southern hemisphere

A huge mosque complex, largest in the southern hemisphere, modelled on the famous Selimiye mosque of Turkey was inaugurated on Friday by South African President Jacob Zuma here.

Central Asia`s largest mosque ravaged by fire

Emergency officials say at least one person has died in a fire at the largest mosque in Central Asia, in Kazakhstan.

Plan to build Britain`s biggest mosque blocked

Plans to build a "super-mosque" next to the site for the 2012 Olympic Games in London have collapsed and the Islamic group behind the project will be evicted later this week.