Tag Archives: Islam

  • ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may still be alive

    Islamic State group chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who purportedly appeared for the first time in five years in an IS propaganda video released Monday, remains the world's most wanted man. ...

  • Brutal attack in London heightens terror fears

    Two men with butcher knives hacked another to death Wednesday near a London military barracks and one then went on video to explain the crime — shouting political statements. ...

  • Fidayeen attack on Bodh Gaya foiled

    Indian Mujahideen terrorists were planning to carry out a fidayeen attack at Bihar's Bodh Gaya to avenge "atrocities" against Muslims in Myanmar. ...

  • Dalai Lama warns against generalizing Islam

    Tibet's exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, warned Wednesday not to generalize Islam as a negative force . ...

  • Bangladesh vows to protect Buddhists after attacks

    Hundreds of Buddhists who fled their southern Bangladesh villages in the wake of attacks by Muslims started returning home Monday amid heightened security and more than 160 arrests. ...

  • Muslims torch Buddhist temples, homes in Bangladesh

    Thousands of rioters torched Buddhist temples and homes in southeastern Bangladesh Sunday over a photo posted on Facebook deemed offensive to Islam. ...

  • US braces for more violence from anti-Islam film

    The Obama administration was caught by surprise by the ferocity of the 11 September attack against the US Consulate in Libya that killed the ambassador and three other Americans. ...

  • Dalai Lama says he has “more freedom” to visit Christian and Muslim countries

    A Buddhist leader he may be, but the 14th Dalai Lama says he feels he has "more freedom to visit Christian and some Muslim countries than Buddhist ones." ...

  • Indo-Tibetans of Kashmir

    The Tibetan Muslims living in Kashmir are now a mixed identity. They were ecstatic at seeing the Dalai Lama, their king, visit them in Srinagar recently. ...