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Among Uyghurs, China aims to ‘meld Islam with Confucianism’

The Chinese Communist Party, or CCP, has long viewed religion – and its suggestion of any power above – as a threat to its primacy

Most Uyghurs banned from praying on Islamic holiday, even in their...

People age 60 and older were allowed to pray in a local mosque under heavy police surveillance during Eid

Saudi Arabia says Eid al-Fitr starts Friday

In some countries with a Shiite Muslim majority, authorities have said the holiday will start on Saturday

Pakistan mega-mosque muezzin summons the faithful

All across the Muslim world muezzins broadcast the "adhan" call to prayer five times a day

One out of four Filipino Muslims pray the Salah 5 times...

The survey found that only 26 percent of the Muslim respondents said they pray the five daily obligatory prayers in Islam

Photos: Muslim Filipinos start Ramadan observance

Ramadan, considered one of the pillars of Islam, is observed by over 1.7 billion Muslims across the world through fasting and praying

Photos: Filipino Muslims prepare for holy month of Ramadan

Muslims in the Philippines are getting ready for the annual observance of the holy month of Ramadan that will start on Thursday, March 23

Saudi Arabia announces Ramadan to start Thursday, March 23

The starting date of Ramadan, the holiest Muslim month, is set by both lunar calculations and physical sightings of the moon

Hundreds protest in Afghan city against Koran burning in Sweden

Swedish-Danish far-right politician Rasmus Paludan set fire to a copy of the Muslim holy book in front of Turkey's embassy in Stockholm

China appears to ease up on Islamic worship in Xinjiang, but...

Authorities in the restive northwestern region began scaling back their crackdown on religion in early 2020

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