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Muslims urged to respect law on veils

Riyadh, (IANS): Muslims must respect the laws of the land they live in, a Muslim World League (MWL) official has said. "A Muslim must respect...

Saudi King invites Abbas to Muslim summit with Trump

Riyadh, (IANS/AKI): Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has received an invitation to attend an upcoming summit in Riyadh between Muslim leaders and US President...

US teacher rips off girl’s hijab, gets fired

Washington, (IANS): A teacher at a school in the US was fired after he ripped off the hijab from an 8-year-old girl's head for...

Muslims vote overwhelmingly for Macron

Paris, (IANS/AKI): Over 90 percent of Muslims voted for the victorious Emmanuel Macron in France's Presidential run-off, according to a survey published by Catholic...

भारत को दी जाने वाली ‘मदद’ को ख़त्म करने की तैयारी में है अमेरिका

TwoCircles.net News Desk वाशिंगटन : अमेरिका विकास फंड के नाम पर भारत को दी जाने वाली मदद को वित्तीय वर्ष —2018 में ख़त्म करने की...

Basketball body green-lights players to wear hijabs at games

Moscow, (IANS): FIBA, the worlds governing body of basketball, ruled to allow players to wear hijabs, a head covering traditionally worn by many Muslim...

When hate hits home: NRIs wake up to racism

By Jaspal Singh A forum on hate crimes against Indians and peoples hailing from South Asia is being held at MIT on Saturday May 6,2017...

अमेरिका की ब्राण्डेयस यूनिवर्सिटी लाइब्रेरी में बाबा साहब अम्बेडकर की प्रतिमा स्थापित

TwoCircles.net News Desk बॉस्टन : बाबा साहब भीमराव अम्बेडकर की 126वीं जयंती के अवसर पर उनकी प्रतिमा की स्थापना व अनावरण अमेरिका के बॉस्टन नगर...

Trade, terror to be focus of Modi-Erdogan talks

By Aroonim Bhuyan  New Delhi, (IANS): Economic ties and cooperation in the fight against terrorism are expected to dominate the bilateral talks Prime Minister Narendra...

US varsity announces $5,000 scholarship for Indian students

New Delhi, (IANS): The Missouri State University (MSU) in the US on Thursday announced $5,000 scholarship for Indian students. The university will grant the scholarship...

Islamophobic incidents up by 1,000% since Trump took office: Muslim group

Washington, (IANS): The number of Islamophobia incidents involving US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials has increased by around 1,000 per cent since President...

UK party wants ban on burqa in public, Sharia outlawed

London, (IANS): The UK Independence Party (UKIP) has announced that it will include a pledge in its general election manifesto to ban the burqa...

Muslim woman assaulted in US

Washington, April 12 (IANS) A Muslim woman has said she was attacked in the US by a man who "ripped off" her hijab on...

African envoys threaten to take attack issue to Human Rights Council, demand visible deterring...

New Delhi, (IANS): African Heads of Mission have strongly condemned last week's attack on Nigerian nationals in Greater Noida, calling it "xenophobic and racial...

Speaking of human rights in a ‘Resisting Valley’: Kashmir before the UN Review

By Mohammed Sirajuddeen for Twocircles.net The Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review (Third Cycle) of the 27th session is going to be held in early...

Jews, Muslims, Indian Americans join hands against hate crimes

Washington, (IANS): People from the Jewish, Muslim, and Indian American communities gathered on the steps of Tifereth Israel Synagogue in northwest Washington and stood...

Adityanath as CM is shocking, says New York Times

New York, (IANS): The decision to pick Hindutva leader Adityanath Yogi as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh shows the BJP thinks "nothing stands in...

US bans electronics on flights from 8 Muslim countries

Washington, (IANS): Passengers travelling to the US from eight countries in the Middle East and North Africa will be prohibited from carrying electronic devices...

Al-Azhar’s Cairo Declaration for peace between Muslims & Christians must be welcomed by all

By Sufyan Abdul Sathar for Twocircles.net A few days back, Cairo witnessed a historical and promising event. A two-day conference on ‘Freedom and Citizenship; Diversity...

Saudi Arabia to end domination of foreigners in jobs

Riyadh, (IANS): Saudi Arabia proposes to create 1.2 million jobs for locals in an effort to end domination of foreign workers in crucial occupations,...