Climate data stored in a cave shows a lack of rain around the year 520 coincided with societal upheaval in Arabia.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe's first Muslim superhero makes her debut in a low-key Episode 1 of "Ms. Marvel."
Eid al-Fitr is one of two major holidays in the Islamic calendar, but the celebration may sound tricky to pronounce. Newsweek explains exactly how you should say it.
Eid al-Fitr, the celebration marking the end of Islam's holy month of Ramadan, is predicted to fall on Monday, May 2.
Muslims around the world celebrate the end of Ramadan with Eid-al-Fitr with friends and family.
Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the Islamic holy month of fasting and prayer Ramadan. Newsweek has all the information about the Muslim festival you need to know.
Indonesian metal group Voice of Baceprot told Newsweek they see no clash between their faith and rock—and they're more than their hijabs.
"What happened in Linköping and Norrköping is completely reprehensible and will never be accepted," the Swedish National Police Chief said in a statement.
Representative Omar, one of three Muslims in Congress, questioned what would happen if her family led a prayer session on a plane.
Ramadan 2022 will find many of the world's 1.9 billion Muslims observing Islam's most religious month. Newsweek presents an expert's guide to and personal opinions about this period.
Ramadan is considered the holiest period for Muslims, so exactly when does Islam's most sacred time begin and what can millions of Muslims around the world expect in 2022.
Many practitioners of Islamic finance say its "good steward" stance has great potential for investors.
In the past, the candidate said she "loved" when protesters carrying Confederate flags rallied at an appearance of then-President Barack Obama.
"China does not have the right to host the Olympics while committing all the torture, cruelty and genocide against Uyghurs," said one protestor.
Aneeqa Atteeq was accused of sending caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad and other messages critical of Islam through the messaging app.
As recently as 2020, U.K. intelligence investigated the man who took four people hostage in a synagogue, but he was still able to travel freely to the U.S.
Police said the teenagers were being questioned after an incident at a synagogue in Colleyville ended with an armed British national dead.
"This is a pox on all our houses. And I would just tell you, this rhetoric, this type of commentary, has to stop," one Republican congressman said.
Brian Walker said he was unfairly targeted at his workplace after he was expelled from the Scouts over a 2018 niqab comment.
The Taliban's strict interpretation of Islam states that music is not permitted under Sharia Law.
Mohammed Zubi was told 'We don't negotiate with terrorists" after he asked if he could finish a math assignment at home, according to students.
At least 47 people were killed and 70 wounded after multiple explosions went off inside and outside an Afghanistan mosque during Friday prayers, witnesses said.
"Imagine being a child and stripped of your clothing in front of your classmates," wrote Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad on Facebook.
The Islamic endowment that oversees the Al-Aqsa mosque called the ruling a "flagrant violation,"and a "clear provocation" for Muslims worldwide.
"If we continue to act like this, God forbid, we will lose our Islamic system," the Taliban's defense minister cautioned in a recent message to troops.
The letter sent to the Langley Islamic Centre also makes reference to the 2019 mosque attacks in Christchurch in which 51 people were killed.
Although the Taliban said they would not monopolize power in the region, they insist that a peace deal will not be reached until a new government is negotiated.
Thirteen young people from various locations in France face potential prison time and fines.
From their first exclusive church to a beauty pageant, change is in the air for Pakistan's transgender folk, but still a lot more has to be done to ensure that the community feels like equal citizens.