There were emotional scenes in Algeria on Saturday as the bodies of two men killed in a shooting rampage at a Canadian mosque were repatriated.
The man charged with shooting six worshippers dead in a Quebec City mosque has been named as Alexandre Bissonnette. Who is Bissonnette?
A French-Canadian student has appeared in court charged with murder. He is said to have developed far-right views.
At least six people were killed when shots were fired at worshippers during Sunday night prayers in a mosque in Quebec. A man is being held in custody.
Swiss police confirmed that the 24-year-old gunman was found dead near the scene of Monday's shooting. Three people were injured in the attack.
The event on Saturday was an opportunity to project an image of tolerance in the multi-religious, multi-ethnic society.
Demonstrators have vandalised a prayer hall on the French island of Corsica .. setting fire to prayer books and copies of the Koran. A kebab shop was
For a third day running one of the world’s holiest places, the al-Aqsa mosque complex in Jerusalem, has been a scene of running battles between
With a double bomb attack and the shooting of two aid workers, Wednesday was a bloody day in Yemen. The Yemeni branch of the group calling itself
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has inaugurated a mosque on the grounds of his gigantic palace complex in Ankara. It is open to the public
There are reports of casualties after a suspected suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shi’ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia during Friday prayers
Sweden’s prime minister says his country must stand up to threats against religious freedoms, in the wake of a Christmas Day mosque attack. Five
Swedish police are treating a fire at a mosque in the town of Eskilstuna as arson. Five people were reportedly injured in the attack, which happened
An arsonist set fire to a mosque in the Swedish town of Eskilstuna on Thursday injuring five people. A police spokesman said they were taken to
Nigeria’s president has pledged to track down those responsible for Friday’s attack on a mosque in the northern city of Kano that reportedly left 120
A mosque in the West Bank has been extensively damaged in an arson attack. The incident is likely to further stoke tensions after a spate of fatal
At least five people have been killed and many more wounded after masked gunmen opened fire on a Shi’ite mosque in Saudi Arabia. The shooting took
Clashes erupted at Qalandiya checkpoint after Palestinian activists took to the streets to protest over the closure of Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque
There have been clashes across the West Bank following Israel’s decision to restrict access to the sacred Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem. Only Muslim
Israeli police clash with Palestinian protesters near al-Aqsa mosque as Ban Ki-moon slams Israel's 'colonisation'Police and Palestinian demonstrators have again clashed in Jerusalem following morning prayers at al-Aqsa mosque. Police were attacked with rocks
Police and Palestinian demonstrators have again clashed in Jerusalem following morning prayers at al-Aqsa mosque. Police were attacked with rocks
A bomb has exploded outside a mosque in Russia’s North Caucasus, killing two suspected suicide bombers. It happened in Dugulubgey, a village in a
Tear gas heralded the start of the Egyptian security forces’ assault on the al-Fath mosque in central Cairo. The police say it has now been
The Egyptian army has managed to persuade a few people to leave the al-Fath mosque in central Cairo, escorting them through the angry anti-Muslim
The Egyptian army, which late on Friday surrounded the al-Fath mosque in central Cairo, has entered the building to negotiate with supporters of
Seven people have been killed and 22 injured in bomb attacks in Iraq. Two mosques in the south of Kirkuk were targeted in separate roadside
In the first pluralist elections held in Iraq after the fall of Saddam Hussein, not many Sunni Muslims dared to show themselves at polling stations –
The French Interior Minister has issued a stark warning to Islamic extremists and radicals as he attended the inauguration of the biggest mosque in