Mufti Menk causes anger in Kashmir after performing nikah of pro-Indian politician

The prominent Muslim theologian Mufti Ismael Menk has stoked controversy during a recent two day private visit to Indian-occupied Kashmir after he performed the nikah...

Pakistani national hero, father of nuclear bomb AQ Khan dies

The Pakistani national hero and nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan passed away in Islamabad this morning at the age of 85. According to...

At least 20 dead, 300 injured in Pakistan earthquake

At least 20 people were killed and more than 300 injured in an earthquake of magnitude 5.9 that hit Balochistan province of Pakistan in...

Two Muslims killed by police in India during home evictions

Two Muslim civilians were killed and several others injured in the Indian state of Assam after police opened fire on people resisting eviction from...

WHO: Afghanistan’s healthcare system is on the verge of collapse

Afghanistan’s healthcare system is on the brink of collapse, the director general of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has warned after...

Taliban’s new Islamic government will be led by Mullah Akhund

The Taliban has announced a new Islamic caretaker government in Afghanistan led by Mohammad Hasan Akhund. Mullah Akhund is the longtime head of the Taliban’s powerful leadership...

Kashmiri icon Syed Ali Shah Geelani passes away

The veteran Kashmiri leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, who was an icon of resistance against Indian occupation, has passed away at the age of 92. Geelani, who...

Dozens killed in explosion outside Kabul airport

Two explosions have killed at least 40 people, including three U.S. soldiers, and wounded 120 outside Kabul’s airport. Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said one blast occurred...

Turkish and Pakistani companies sign deal to film life of Salahuddin

Turkish and Pakistani companies have announced a collaboration to produce a TV series about the life of Muslim hero Salahuddin al-Ayyubi. Turkish producer Emre Konuk,...

Iran urges all Afghan groups to come together for sake of peace

Iran has called on Afghan groups to use the U.S. withdrawal as an opportunity to restore peace to their homeland, saying Afghanistan’s history shows that...