RIYADH — The first phase of the Muhammad Bin Salman Project for Historical Mosques Renovation has been completed at a cost of more than SR50 million.
Deadly protests against India's new citizenship law passed earlier this month continue despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi's reassurance to Muslims that the legislation is not aimed at marginalising them.
ETHEKWINI Mayor Mxolisi Kaunda has committed to work with the eThekwini Men’s Sector in eradicating the scourge of gender-based violence.
Palestine welcomed on Friday an announcement of the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) that signals an investigation into "the situation in Palestine" after five years of examination.
China requested a closed-door briefing on Kashmir
A new law in India which expedites citizenship for certain religious minorities has been criticized by the UN human rights office for being “fundamentally discriminatory in nature.”
Palestine welcomed the UN General Assembly's resolution to renew the mandate of the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) for another three years.
AN ADDITIONAL 170 lifeguards have been employed to beef-up safety in Durban beaches during the festive season
The 45,000-strong teacher’s union in Quebec joined the ranks of organizations filing lawsuits over the province’s ban on religious symbols by many public workers.
“IDENTIFIED elements that are suspected or reported to be corrupt have to be investigated without fear or favour, and if found must be eliminated from eThekwini Municipality.”
South Africa joined the international community in reiterating “our unwavering solidarity with the people of Palestine.”
THE time to take a stand against gender-based violence is now, declared eThekwini Mayor Councillor Mxolisi Kaunda as he kicked off the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children campaign on 27 November.
At a private event on Saturday in New York City, Sandeep Chakravorty, India’s consul-general to the city, told Kashmiri Hindus and Indian nationals that India will build settlements modelled after Israel for the return of the Hindu population to Kashmir.
Renowned religious scholar Mufti Taqi Usmani urged Muslim nations to raise at international level the issue of the recent desecration of the Holy Quran in Norway, and called for the release of the Muslim man who had tried to stop the act in the Scandinavian country.
Norway’s Ambassador to Pakistan Kjell-Gunnar Eriksen has said the Norwegian government “strongly disapproves” burning of the Holy Quran by an extremist right-wing group in Kristiansand, Norway.