Delayed Freedom

Freed Journalist from Egypt “will not rest” until Colleagues Released Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste was released from prison in Egypt and returned safely to his native Australia. However his colleagues Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed have yet to be released....

A First For Obama and India

U.S. President Attends India's Republic Day ParadeObama became the first serving U.S. President to attend India's Republic Day parade, his presence at the grand event being due to a personal invitation from the country's Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. An indicator...

King Abdullah Dies

Half-Brother, Salman bin Addulaziz Becomes King Abduallah bin Abdulaziz, King of Saudi Arabia, has died at the age of 90. After weeks of speculation about his ailing health, royal officials announced that the king had died in the early hours...

Japanese Hostage Ransom

ISIS Demands Money for Return of Hostages A video allegedly shows an Islamic State militant threatening to kill two Japanese hostages unless a ransom is paid, though the video has yet to be independently verified. The militant in the video...

Who is Muhammed?

Twitter Sees New Hashtag #WhoisMuhammed to Reclaim Prophet of Islam In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo shootings and printing of the Islamic prophet’s cartoon on a new cover, Muslims around the world are reasserting the positive identity of their...

A Defiant Publication

New Controversial Cover of Charlie Hebdo Divides Opinion Three million copies of the new Charlie Hebdo magazine are being printed in France and some may be coming to the UK. The cover depicts the Islamic prophet holding a card...

A Controversial Cover

Charlie Hebdo Magazine to Show Islamic Prophet on Cover Again, but to Forgive. The French satirical magazine that was subject to a deadly shooting last week has decided to publish their latest cover depicting a cartoon of the Islamic...

Je Suis Ahmed

Brother of Muslim Policeman Killed in Parisian Shooting Speaks Out Ahmed Merabet was the police officer killed in the shocking Charlie Hebdo shooting, his brother Malek condemned the attack committed by “false Muslims” and called for unity and tolerance. Speaking...

A Painful Return

Children in Peshawar Go Back to School that Experienced Deadly Shooting The Pakistani school where a deadly shooting took place sees pupils returning with shaken parents. It was a terrorist attack that killed 150 children in the city of Peshawar,...

Gang Rape Arrests

Five Men Arrested for Gang Rape and Abduction of Japanese Tourist A 23-year-old Japanese tourist was allegedly abducted and gang raped by a group of men whilst on holiday in India. The student was staying in eastern Indian city of...