close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

US Muslims

US Muslims see friendly neighbours, but a foe in White House

Nearly three-quarters of US Muslims view Trump as unfriendly to them, according to a Pew Research Center report released yesterday.

Jul 26, 2017, 15:46 PM IST

More UK Muslims in Islamic State than British Army: Donald Trump

The remarks came as a petition demanding Trump be barred from entering the UK amassed 500,000 signatures.

Dec 11, 2015, 20:06 PM IST

Donald Trump's 'ban Muslims from US' plan stokes fears of Nazi-style 'final solution'

 'Where this hatred comes from and why we will have to determine.' 

Dec 08, 2015, 10:19 AM IST

Donald Trump says I was 100% right on 9/11 Muslim remarks

"I saw it. So many people saw it," said Trump,

Nov 30, 2015, 11:25 AM IST

Carson joins Trump in claiming US Muslims cheered 9/11

Carson, who is currently Trump's top rival in the race, told reporters a similar story yesterday.

Nov 24, 2015, 05:05 AM IST

Would implement system tracking Muslims in US to curb terrorism: Donald Trump

Leading Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump has created a controversy by saying he "would certainly implement" a database system tracking Muslims in the US to protect the country against terrorism.

Nov 20, 2015, 11:18 AM IST

Chattanooga stirs US Muslims' concerns about radicalisation

Addressing his congregation on the Eid al-Fitr holiday celebrating the end of Ramadan, Imam Mohamed Abdul-Azeez implored worshipers to combat Muslim extremism in the aftermath of a shooting rampage that killed five servicemen in Tennessee.

Jul 20, 2015, 01:07 AM IST

Spying on US Muslims by NYPD was legal: Judge

A federal judge has ruled that the New York Police Department`s surveillance of Muslims in New Jersey was a lawful effort to prevent terrorism, not a civil rights violation.

Feb 22, 2014, 03:12 AM IST

Judge asked to bar monitoring of Muslims by New York Police Department

A federal judge today revisited a decades-old court settlement restricting how the New York Police Department conducts surveillance after civil rights lawyers accused the department of breaking those rules by monitoring Muslims.

Oct 02, 2013, 09:14 AM IST

McDonald`s to pay 700,000 dollars to US Muslims to settle food suit

McDonald`s and one of its franchise owners has agreed to pay 700,000 dollars following allegations that a restaurant had falsely advertised that its food is being prepared according to the Islamic dietary law.

Jan 22, 2013, 13:12 PM IST

Awlaki video urges US Muslims to join al Qaeda

US-born al Qaeda militant Anwar al-Awlaki posthumously called on US Muslims to join the group in the Middle East in a video released on Tuesday.

Dec 21, 2011, 10:27 AM IST

Most US Muslims feel targeted by terror policies

More than half of Muslim-Americans in a new poll say government anti-terrorism policies single them out for increased surveillance and monitoring.

Aug 30, 2011, 14:04 PM IST

CIA director asks US Muslims to aid anti-terror effort

The director of the CIA beseeched Arab-American and Muslim leaders to join efforts to reduce the threat of terrorism in the US.

Sep 17, 2009, 14:31 PM IST