Gay imam plans to open LGBT-friendly mosque in Australia

An openly "gay imam" is hoping to open Australia’s first "LGBT-friendly mosque" within the next year.  Nur Warsame, who publicly revealed his sexuality in 2010, says...

Australian govt advisor says Muslims should be allowed to follow Shariah law

An academic who is advising the Australian government on religious freedom has previously argued that Australia should allow Muslims to practise limited aspects of...

England cricketer Moeen Ali reveals racist “kebab shop” comment during Ashes game

England cricketer, Moeen Ali, has revealed that he had a racist comment about "kebab shops" directed at him from the crowd while fielding during...

Muslim teacher among top 50 Australian educators for 2017

A Muslim teacher has been recognised in the "Third Annual Hot List" of 2017 of The Educator Magazine, Australia’s only magazine for the most...

Children can be held for two weeks without charge under Australia’s new terror law

“Terrorism” suspects as young as 10 could be detained for up to two weeks without charge under a new anti-terrorism law, Australia’s justice minister...

Far-right activists fined for acting out mock beheading in protest against mosque

Three far-right activists have been fined for carrying out a mock-beheading and shouting "Allahu akbar" in protest against the building of a mosque in...

Vietnamese student sentenced for hurling racist abuse at Muslim woman wearing niqab

A Vietnamese university student whose Islamophobic attack on an Australian Muslim woman went viral on the internet told a court that she shouted at...

Australia’s grand mufti wins defamation case against Sydney Daily Telegraph

Australia's grand mufti has said he hopes his defamation win against two News Corp articles will be "the first step towards improved harmony between...
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VIDEO: Australian Muslim children respond to Pauline Hanson’s Islamophobic remarks

Video footage of Muslim children in Sydney responding to Australian politician Pauline Hanson's "Muslim ban" remarks. This video was posted on YouTube by DOAM and...
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VIDEO: Australian man shouts “Free Palestine” to Netanyahu

Video footage has emerged of a man who shouted "Free Palestine, Palestine forever" as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu walked pass a cafe during...
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