French mayor branded “anti-Muslim” after he banned pork-free school meals

A far-right mayor in southern France has been accused of being “anti-Muslim” after he scrapped pork-free school meals, declaring them “anti-Republican”. Julien Sanchez, the National Front...

United Nations condemns France’s face veil ban

The Geneva-based United Nations Human Rights Committee has criticised France's so-called "burqa ban," saying it violated the rights of two Muslim women who were...

One in three children missing since destruction of “Jungle” refugee camp in Calais

Nearly a third of children who moved from the "Jungle" refugee camp in Calais after it was demolished have gone missing, according to a report by...

UN tribunal increase war criminal Radovan Karadzic’s sentence to life in prison

A United Nations (UN) court has dismissed an appeal by the Bosnian Serb war criminal Radovan Karadzic and increased his sentence to life imprisonment. The...

Swiss politician calls for hijab ban on passport photos

A right-wing politician has called for the hijab to be banned from passport photos in Switzerland. Walter Wobmann, who called for the hijab ban was...

Danish school bans wearing the niqab in the classroom

An educational centre in Copenhagen has told six Muslim students they can no longer attend classes unless they remove their niqabs. VUC Lyngby school said...

Muslim woman leaves job after being told she has to shake hands with male...

A Muslim woman in Sweden has left her teaching job after being told she must shake hands with male colleagues. Fardous El-Sakka had been working...

Second arson attack on Swedish mosque in a week

Special security forces in Sweden are hunting suspected arsonists after fires at two mosques. The blazes follow a period of increased tension in the country,...

French town tells halal supermarket to sell pork and alcohol or get shut down

A halal supermarket in Paris has been told by local authorities it must start selling pork and alcohol or else it will be shut...
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VIDEO: What is the future of Islam and Muslims in Europe?

Islam is the fastest growing religion in Europe with the Muslim population expected to triple in some countries by 2050. However, with the increasing...
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