Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina: Whoever insults Islam will be punished

Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina: Whoever insults Islam will be punished

The premier states that in the country “there is no place for criticism against Islam”. The government recognizes the educational qualifications achieved in the madrassas on a par with those of public schools. The religion of Bangladesh “is Islam. Anyone who pronounces offensive comments against it or against the Prophet... Continua »
Violence against religious minorities in Bangladesh

Violence against religious minorities in Bangladesh

The situation of minorities in Bangladesh is a human rights issue. The status of minorities in Bangladesh has demonstrated a pattern of discrimination and insecurity. Violent attacks on religious minorities in Bangladesh prompted popular protests at home and abroad, and the minority communities think that it is an attempt to... Continua »
Terrorism, 20-year-old from Bangladesh arrested in Brescia, Italy.

Terrorism, 20-year-old from Bangladesh arrested in Brescia, Italy.

A 20-year-old from Bangladesh, in Italy as an asylum seeker, was arrested on a precautionary custody order in Brescia by the police on charges of promoting Islamic terrorism. He was accomodated in a refugee camp. Through his Facebook profile he would have sworn loyalty to ISIS. According to the magistrate,... Continua »
U.S. ends aid to United Nations agency supporting Palestinian refugees

U.S. ends aid to United Nations agency supporting Palestinian refugees

The United States will no longer contribute to the United Nations relief agency for Palestinian refugees, the State Department announced Friday 31/08, amid widespread Palestinian outrage charging that the decision violates international law and will aggravate an already dire humanitarian situation, particularly in Gaza. The statement called the U.N. Relief... Continua »
Christians are the most persecuted people on the face of the Earth

Christians are the most persecuted people on the face of the Earth

A recent report by Pew Research Center reveals that Christians are the most persecuted people in the World as they face continue to face intensifying pressure over their beliefs. This report analyzed situation of religious freedom in 198 countries and territories, summarizing that religion based antagonism saw its biggest surge... Continua »
China, government sends officials to spy Muslim houses

China, government sends officials to spy Muslim houses

Continue the war of China against Islamic fundamentalism and the Uyghurs are back in the crosshairs. The Xinjiang minority is now forced to periodically host Chinese government officials. The officials have only one purpose: to question the members of the family on their political and religious ideas to understand if... Continua »
Aisha: the badass nigerian woman hunting for Boko Haram militants

Aisha: the badass nigerian woman hunting for Boko Haram militants

Since the dawn of humanity, hunters have roamed the forests and savannahs of Africa. Fast forward to the 21st century, and there is no big game left in northeastern Nigeria. Artillery fire exchanged between Boko Haram fighters and the Nigerian military has scared the animals away. Now, hunters track and capture rebel fighters. Feared for... Continua »