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A nation and Islam

A nation and Islam

It’s five years since bombs rocked London’s transport system. Preoccupied by two wars, has the British government overlooked a poisonous tide of anti-Muslim sentiment developing at home?

July 7, 2010 4:26
 
Burqa bans conceal some far more difficult problems

Burqa bans conceal some far more difficult problems

Is European legislation against the Islamic face covering merely a way of sidestepping some far more complex – and perhaps unsolvable – issues?

April 26, 2010 7:31
 
European Muslims’ identity crisis

European Muslims’ identity crisis

With French lawmakers pushing for a burqa ban and Switzerland forbidding the construction of minarets, many Muslims in Europe have started questioning their place in society.

January 28, 2010 2:41
 

Kerala to issue first Islamic bond in India

The Indian state of Kerala plans on selling the nation’s first Islamic bonds, or sukuk, in 2010…

December 16, 2009 4:37
 
A shift in perspective

A shift in perspective

US President Barack Obama addresses Muslim countries, declaring that America wants to reach out to them and establish better relations. The American public agrees. Now that's a change.

April 8, 2009 12:36