New fatwa allows transgender marriage in Lahore, Pakistan

LAHORE, Pakistan - An Islamic scholar belonging to the Barelvi school of thought issued a religious decree (fatwa) on Sunday, stating that Islam allows transgender...

Why don’t we stand with Turkey, like we did with Paris and Orlando?

Night was coming on as I arrived in Heathrow airport on Tuesday. In a waiting lounge at the airport’s central bus station, the urgent and...

How Fashion Can Challenge Western Misconceptions About Iran & Islam

As a young girl growing up in Oklahoma, one of the few people in her town to wear a headscarf, Muslim-Iranian writer and photographer...

China still imposing restrictions on Ramadan fast

In spite of assurances by Beijing that ethnic Uyghurs living in China’s mostly Muslim Xinjiang region enjoy full religious freedom, government workers routinely block...
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Halal articles

Happy days for Halal tourism

KONYA, Turkey/JAKARTA The global economy may be in a funk, but the travel market is still going strong. Muslim-friendly halal tourism is showing particularly...