Extremism

The laws you need to know if you are going to Dubai

These are the laws and customs you need to know about ahead of your trip to Dubai.<p>A UK tourist allegedly gang raped in Dubai is reportedly facing …

Birmingham, UK

Indonesian military accused of using 'two-finger test' to check virginity of female recruits

Practice is still common in several Asian countries, despite criticism that it is "cruel" and "unscientific."<p>Indonesian police and army officials …

naughty

'Never a dull day!' Jeremy Kyle guest arrested in hotel on suspicion of assault HOURS before he was due to appear on show

A man who was due to be a guest on the Jeremy Kyle show instead found himself being arrested on suspicion of assault just hours before his planned …

East 17’s Brian Harvey arrested for sending “malicious tweets”

Former boy band star was reportedly taken to a police station in North London this week<p>Ex-East 17 member Brian Harvey has been arrested on suspicion …

Social Media Rumors Escalate Buddhist-Muslim Violence in Sri Lanka

Screenshot allegedly showing the house of a Sri Lankan Muslim damaged by a mob attack by Sri Lankan Buddhists. Video by Haroon Ali via …

Sri Lanka

Arabic press review: Saudi prince arrested over schoolyard brawl

Saudi Prince arrested over a school brawl<p>Saudi police arrested Prince Mashhour bin Talal bin Abdul Aziz for being involved in a fight in a school …

Middle East

Scottish Sikh man 'tortured' by Indian police denied access to lawyer and family, say campaigners

Campaigners for a British man allegedly tortured by Indian police in jail say officers are continuing to deny him access to his family and consular …

South Asia

Three Muslim Clerics Allegedly Beaten up in Delhi-Baghpat Train

Three Muslim clerics were allegedly beaten up by unidentified persons in a moving train in Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh leaving them injured, police said …

Delhi

We must ‘wipe out’ domestic violence, says Chief Rabbi

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis has said it is the community’s duty to “wipe out” every trace of domestic violence from Jewish homes.<p>Speaking at the …

Jewish Culture

Greenwich Rolex killers: Public 'at real risk'

<b>Londoners may be "at real risk" while robbers who stabbed a man to death for his watch remain at large, the Met Police warned.</b><p>Danny Pearce, 31, died when he was repeatedly stabbed by two men who demanded his Rolex watch as he left a bar in Greenwich on 15 July.<p>His mother Jan said the killing had …

Crime

3 Muslim clerics beaten on train in India

Three Muslim clerics were assaulted on a moving train last night, when they were returning to their village in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat from Delhi …

India

Trial of Islamic ‘hate preacher’ underway in Switzerland

The trial of a Muslim preacher accused of promoting violence at a Swiss mosque begins on Thursday. The 25-year-old Ethiopian is alleged to have …

European News

Jeremy McConnell jailed for skipping community service

Jeremy McConnell has been jailed after skipping his community service.<p>The Celebrity Big Brother star skipped community service to get a hair …

Germany frees Syrian 'Islamic State' suspects a day after major anti-terror raid

German authorities have released six young Syrians suspected of being members of the "Islamic State" due to the lack of evidence. Prosecutors had had …

Terrorism

Eight Germans among 10 arrested after chairs used as weapons in mass brawl 'involving football fans' in Liverpool

Violent clashes in Liverpool city centre allegedly involving football fans has resulted in the arrests of 10 men - including eight Germans.<p>Police …

Eintracht Frankfurt

Man jailed two months for setting fire to rubbish bin in Yishun

He set fire to a rope in a rubbish bin at a lift landing in a block in Yishun by using a lighter he had found earlier in a drain, before calling the …

Two Uighurs arrested near Malaysia border

Fleeing Uighur fugitives Mohamad Abdullah (left) and Abdulloh are arrested by authorities in Sadao district in Songkhla on Thursday. (Photo by …

Malaysia

Worshippers at Glasgow mosque horrified as fight breaks out between men over cash

WORSHIPPERS at a Glasgow mosque were left horrified after a fight broke out between two men.<p>Shazad Mohammed attacked a man who he believed owed him …

Medicine

Police community support officer attacked by knife-wielding man

The officer was on patrol in the Palacefields area of Runcorn at around 5.10pm on Thursday when a man approached.<p>The man alerted him to an incident …

UK News

Senior on mobility scooter killed after being struck by truck driver

An elderly man who was struck by a concrete mixer truck while crossing the street on his mobility scooter Wednesday afternoon has died.<p>Charges are …

Canadian News

Violent sexual crimes recorded in the EU

About 215 000 violent sexual crimes were recorded by the police in the European Union (EU) in 2015. A third of these (nearly 80 000) were rapes.<p>More …

European News

Malaysian Army arrests Uighur escapee from Thailand

Malaysian authorities have arrested a Uighur Muslim man from China who was part of a group who made a dramatic escape from an immigration detention …

Thailand

Moped gang to face jail after raids on 17 mobile phone shops in London

10 men face sentencing after gang broke into 17 Three mobile stores across north and east London<p>A moped gang who broke into 17 mobile phone shops and caused £1m of damage is facing time in prison.<p>The gang of 10, aged between 19 and 24, used hammers, knives, angle grinders and a battering ram to …

Crime

Man arrested in relation to Underwood shopping centre stabbing

A man has been arrested in relation to the alleged attempted murder of a 25-year-old man at the Underwood Marketplace in Logan on Monday night.<p>Nabil …

Crime

Cuban Legend Raydel Romero Signs With Al-Hilal

The Saudi team also signed Yasim Nabham and Argentinian coach Waldo Kantor Current Photo via CEV<p>Cuban legend <b>Raydel Romero</b> has signed with Saudi …

Volleyball

Pakistan Court Orders Release of Hafiz Saeed

<b>Lahore:</b> A Pakistani court on Wednesday ordered the release from house arrest of an Islamist leader accused by the US and India of masterminding …

Pakistan

Man hunted Muslims so that he could stab them

A man has been jailed for over two years after he went round a London area looking for Muslims so that he could stab them.<p>Mickey Sage, 24, armed …

Crime

Terrell Jones-Burton: Police under investigation after 15-year-old black boy suffers horrific injuries while being detained by officers

A watchdog is investigating police officers who detained a 15-year-old boy left with severe injuries in London, as his mother calls for …

Policing

Romanian confesses to rape, killing of German jogger

BERLIN (AP) — A Romanian truck driver has confessed to having raped and killed a woman, who was out jogging in a forest in southwestern Germany.<p>At the opening of his trial in Freiburg on Wednesday, German news agency dpa reported that the 40-year-old said he killed the woman out of "inexplicable …

News

Deobandis Meet in Virginia to Incite Violence against Persecuted Islamic Minority

<b>A conference of hate.</b><p>On November 18, clerics and congregants from Islam's Deobandi movement met in Alexandria, VA, to denounce and threaten Ahmadiyya …

Islam