Muslim nations

Iran calls for transport insurance for Muslim nations

Iran`s oil-reliant economy has been hit badly since President Donald Trump last year pulled the United States out of a 2015 multinational nuclear deal with Tehran and reimposed sanctions.

Dec 19, 2019, 16:21 PM IST

Iran calls on Muslim nations to step up efforts against Trump's Jerusalem decision

Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday all Muslim nations should work together to defend the rights of Palestinians.

Dec 13, 2017, 17:49 PM IST

Saudi crown prince leads Islamic military alliance meeting

Mohammed bin Salman's words come as the Islamic State group, which sparked the creation of the alliance, has been driven out of Iraq and lost its self-described capital in Syria.

Nov 26, 2017, 20:40 PM IST

Donald Trump mulls new order to replace travel ban, no decision yet

President Donald Trump is considering a new order to replace his soon-to-expire travel ban on people from six Muslim-majority countries that would be tailored on a country-by-country basis to protect the United States from attacks, U.S. officials said on Friday.

Sep 23, 2017, 06:13 AM IST

Reinstate travel ban on six Muslim nations: Donald Trump to US Supreme Court

The Trump administration has asked the United States Supreme Court to reinstate its travel ban blocking the entry of citizens from six Muslim-majority countries.

Jun 02, 2017, 10:52 AM IST

How 54 Muslim nations insulted Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif in front of world - WATCH

This video report analyses how 54 Muslim nations insulted Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif in front of everyone in Riyadh summit.

May 24, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

Indonesia to disband hard-line Islamic group Hizbut

Indonesia's top security minister says the government will take legal measures to dissolve a hard-line Islamic group that favors a global caliphate for Muslim nations.

May 08, 2017, 15:34 PM IST

UN praises Iran's 'exemplary' refugee efforts

While Iranians would bear the brunt of Donald Trump`s visa ban, which has been blocked on the orders of a US court, international officials say the country has quietly emerged as one of the most generous towards refugees.

Mar 16, 2017, 12:36 PM IST

Donald Trump signs new travel ban targeting six Muslim nations, exempts Iraq

US President Donald Trump on Monday signed a revised ban on travelers from six Muslim-majority nations.

Mar 06, 2017, 23:37 PM IST

Pakistan could be included in immigration ban list in future: White House

There is a possibility in the future of including Pakistan in the list of countries from where immigration has been banned, a top White House official has indicated, acknowledging for the first time that Pakistan was under consideration to be put in that category of nations.

Jan 29, 2017, 23:14 PM IST

Indonesia leader calls on Muslim world to unite on Palestine

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo said the entire world is concerned by the deterioration of the situation in Palestine.

Mar 07, 2016, 12:04 PM IST

Islamic State "gets tougher" in face of air strikes - Audio message

A new message purporting to come from the leader of Islamic State said air strikes by Russia and a US-led coalition had failed to weaken the group.

Dec 26, 2015, 23:28 PM IST

Islamic educational organisation urges Muslim nations to renew efforts to address illiteracy

The Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (ISESCO) has urged all Muslim nations on the occasion of the upcoming International Literacy Day Sep 8 to renew their efforts to address illiteracy on a wider scale.

Sep 06, 2014, 13:22 PM IST

IS tarnished Islam`s image: Egypt`s top cleric

Egypt`s top cleric has condemned the extremist Islamic State outfit as a terrorist organisation, saying it has "tarnished" the image of Islam and paved the way for destruction of Muslim nations.

Aug 13, 2014, 21:23 PM IST

People in Muslim countries prefer woman cover hair: Research

Most people in seven Muslim- majority countries, including Pakistan, prefer that a woman completely cover her hair but not necessarily her face, according to a Pew research.

Jan 10, 2014, 17:18 PM IST

Anti-Islamic filmmaker questioned by LA police

A California filmmaker linked to a provocative anti-Islam movie that has sparked widespread violence across the Muslim nations was taken to a Los Angeles police station for questioning.

Sep 15, 2012, 17:11 PM IST

Muslim nations pledge help for Somalia

The UN has appealed for $1.2 billion for famine victims in Somalia and Horn of Africa neighbours.

Aug 18, 2011, 08:39 AM IST

Muslim nations declare Ramadan begins Monday

Ramadan is a period devoted to dawn-to-dusk fasting, prayers and spiritual introspection.

Jul 31, 2011, 09:57 AM IST