France urges Arab nations to drop boycott calls

France has urged Arab countries to stop calls for boycotts of French products, while President Emmanuel Macron vowed the country would never give in...

Likely next French President calls for Islam in France to be “controlled”

The man who is favourite to become President of France next year has called for Islam to be "controlled" and for the banning of ...

French police arrest Muslim activist after he launched anti Islamophobia campaign

French riot police have arrested Idriss Sihamedi, the president of the Muslim charity BarakaCity, after raiding his home. According to BarakaCity, Sihamedi was violently beaten...

Statement on draconian measures taken against France’s Muslims

Over 60 scholars, imams, NGOs and Muslim community leaders have signed a statement in defence of our noble Prophet (pbuh) and in solidarity with...

Muslims urged not to celebrate Prophet’s birthday after Nice attack

A state-funded French Muslim organisation has called on Muslims not to celebrate the Prophet Muhammad's (pbuh) birthday following this morning's deadly attack in Nice.  Mohammed...

French Muslim school kids ‘terrorised’ by police after discussion over teacher beheading

Four primary school children were "terrorised" and grilled during more than 11 hours of detention by French police over false allegations of "justifying terrorism,"...

France to close down nation’s biggest anti-Islamophobia organisation

France’s Interior Minister has announced plans to dissolve the country's largest anti-Islamophobia organisation, the Collective against Islamophobia in France (CCIF). After the killing last month...

Imams, politicians and academics express outrage at Tariq Ramadan’s treatment

Nearly 100 imams, academics and journalists have written an open letter expressing outrage at Professor Tariq Ramadan's treatment by the French judiciary. Ramadan has been...

Muslim woman wearing the hijab shot dead in her car in France

A Muslim woman wearing the hijab was shot dead in her car in France in the weekend. The incident occurred in Pantin, a commune in...

Pregnant Muslim woman beaten up in France for wearing the hijab

A heavily pregnant woman has been hospitalised in France after being attacked by two men in what her husband described as an "Islamophobic act". One...