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42% of Canada Muslims: Islam, West Irreconcilable

Polls that received little publicity reveal over 60% of Christians and Jews in Canada think Islam and West at odds, Muslims agree.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 4/13/2015, 11:17 AM

IDF Officers to Study Arabic, Islamic Culture

The IDF plans to provide Arabic language courses for civilian security officers in Judea and Samaria, the army announced Sunday.Yaakov Levi, 4/12/2015, 3:44 PM

Report: Saudi Cleric Permits Men to Eat Wives

Disputed report claims Mufti of Saudi Arabia says husbands facing 'severe hunger' can eat their wives - who should gladly comply.Ari Soffer, 4/9/2015, 3:29 PM

Islam to Catch Up to Christianity by 2050

Research shows Islam is fastest-growing religion on planet, as Christianity shrinks in West, Jews remain 0.2% of total population.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2015, 8:21 PM

Ayaan Hirsi Ali Considered Converting to Judaism?

Prominent women's rights activist and critic of Islam says she tried to convert 'but it was too difficult' in off-the-cuff comment.Ari Soffer, 3/22/2015, 12:38 PM

Indonesians Flock to ISIS for 'Better Sharia Life'

16 Indonesians, mostly women and children, arrested in Turkey on way to ISIS, after 16 others did the same - what is driving them?Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2015, 9:47 AM

Facebook Atheist Risking Jail Seeks to Flee Egypt

Former Muslim Brotherhood member who rejected religion says life is 'not possible' for atheists in Egypt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2015, 6:31 PM

Islamic Body Slams ISIS Destruction of Artifacts

Dar al-Ifta says Islamic State's destruction of Iraq's ancient heritage shows their ignorance of the Muslim faith.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2015, 2:24 PM

Saudi Police Detain Men for Dancing at a Party

Saudi Arabia's morality police detain a group of young men for "loud music and inappropriate dancing".Ben Ariel, 2/23/2015, 5:15 AM

Danish Imam Urges War on Infidels on Eve of Attack

Danish imam's sermon at Copenhagen mosque encouraged hostility towards 'infidels', raises questions about incitement.Ari Soffer, 2/19/2015, 10:53 AM

Who Will Save Iraq's Ancient Jewish Shrines?

Squeezed by ISIS and Iranian-backed Shia militias, Iraq's ancient Jewish heritage is slowly being destroyed and Islamized.Lyn Julius, 2/17/2015, 8:26 PM

PA Cleric on TV Calls Jews 'Slaves of Deities'

Muslim anti-Semitism on display, as PA cites Koran to slur Jews and say their 'evil nature' is 'sealed' by Allah.Ari Yashar, 2/6/2015, 11:33 AM

Muslim Clerics: 'Kill and Crucify' ISIS Terrorists

Statement from Al-Azhar also calls to 'cut off the limbs' of Islamic State members, in response to horrific execution of Jordanian pilot.Ari Soffer, 2/4/2015, 12:52 PM

'ISIS is Not a State, Not Justified by Islam'

Egypt's Grand Mufti Sheikh Shawky Allam tells public forum in Singapore that ISIS is not considered a state and is not justified by Islam.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2015, 10:29 PM

Former MI6 Chief Says West Shouldn't Insult Islam

Ex-UK spy chief agrees with Pope's controversial comments over Paris attack; says Mohammed cartoonists should expect 'an angry response'.Ari Soffer, 1/20/2015, 10:48 PM

Uproot Terrorism from its Islamic Source

Western intellectuals ignore the human longing for a life filled with faith, content, and idealism that leads people to religion. And on the other hand, will Europe be able to free itself from anti-Semitism?Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 1/18/2015, 5:11 PM

What al-Sisi Didn’t say at Al-Azhar University

Once Islam led the world in intellectual and cultural activity, as well as economic and military power. Then it closed its doors. Mark Silverberg, 1/17/2015, 10:23 PM

British Press Bans 'Pigs' to not Offend Muslims

Oxford University Press recommends not to reference 'pigs' in politically correct 'nonsense' after Charlie Hebdo attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2015, 7:54 PM

Muslim MP: 'Wrong' to say Paris Attacks Not Islam

UK Culture Secretary Sajid Javid, of Muslim heritage, says Muslim community has 'special burden' to tackle Islamic terror.Ari Yashar, 1/12/2015, 12:07 PM

Saudi Blogger to be Publicly Flogged

Raif Badawi, a Saudi blogger who was sentenced to flogging for insulting Islam, will be publicly flogged after Friday prayers.Ben Ariel, 1/9/2015, 3:46 AM

Egypt’s Sisi: Islam Antagonizing the Entire World

In unusual speech, Egyptian leader tells clerics Islam has become 'a source of anxiety, danger, killing and destruction' for humanity.Gil Ronen, 1/8/2015, 8:14 PM

Two in Three Germans See Islam as a Threat

Merkel calls for tolerance after poll shows 61% say Islam doesn't belong in West; anti-immigration group says Paris attack justifies stance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2015, 7:16 PM

Newspaper Republishes Charlie Hebdo Cartoons

Danish newspaper Berlingske republishes Charlie Hebdo's cartoons on Islamic themes, part of its coverage of Paris attack.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2015, 4:43 AM

Egypt: Author to Face Trial for 'Insulting Islam'

Fatima Naoot criticized mass-slaughter of sheep during Eid al-Adha festival as 'massacre', says she's paying the price for 'enlightenment.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2014, 6:16 PM

Court to Re-hear Trial on Anti-Muslim Video

'Innocence of Muslims' raised riots in Arab world, leading court to order YouTube removal - now faulty legal claims behind order reviewed.Ari Yashar, 12/15/2014, 10:08 AM

Turkey: 'Muslims Discovered the Earth is Round'

Turkish Science Minister claims Muslims 'preceded Galileo' in discovering spherical Earth.Tova Dvorin, 11/30/2014, 1:32 PM

Ahmadi Muslim Sheikh Says Attacks 'Stain Islam'

Israeli Sheikh, part of Ahmadiyya branch persecuted by other Muslims, visits Har Nof synagogue, says terror attacks against Koran.Ari Yashar, 11/27/2014, 7:33 PM

Somali Terrorists Separate Muslims in Attack

Al-Shabaab terrorists murder 28 in attack on bus in Kenya, pick out victims based on ability to read from the Koran.Ari Yashar, 11/22/2014, 10:54 PM

'Muslims Don't Understand We Don't Want Al-Aqsa'

Ramat Gan Chief Rabbi explains Al-Aqsa Mosque is outside the Temple boundaries, but Islam's focus on force prevents coexistence.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 11/20/2014, 5:30 PM

Cuba Rejects Offer to Build Country's First Mosque

Communist government says no thanks to Turkish leader's offer during speech in which he claimed 'Muslims discovered American.'Ari Soffer, 11/16/2014, 9:55 PM

Iranian Dog Owners Could Face Lashes

Iranian parliamentarians propose a bill that will impose severe penalties on owners of "unclean" dogs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/9/2014, 5:44 AM

ISIS Magazine: Islam Calls for Sexual Slavery

English-language digital publication of jihadist group says raping and sexual enslaving non-Muslim women is simply part of Islam.Ari Yashar, 10/13/2014, 1:54 PM

Muslim Employee Beheads Colleague in OK Rampage

Muslim convert beheads colleague, severely wounds another while allegedly 'shouting Islamic phrases.' Officials say 'no link' to terrorism.Tova Dvorin, 9/28/2014, 2:39 PM

On Islam: Obama versus Ayatollah Mohammad Yazdi

To learn about a religion, listen to one of its own leaders. Mark Langfan, 9/27/2014, 8:15 PM

Dalai Lama Teaches Muslims How to Conduct Jihad

Tibetan spiritual leader claims Muslim terrorists have jihad all wrong, holy war 'combats inner destructive emotions.'Ari Yashar, 9/20/2014, 10:05 PM

Iran: Death Penalty for 'Insulting Mohammed'

Judges hand blogger in 'poor psychological condition' death penalty for Facebook posts in latest shocking sentencing.Ari Soffer, 9/19/2014, 4:45 PM

European Court: Mandatory Islam Classes 'Coercive'

Ruling says Turkey's Sunni Islam classes 'violate educational freedoms'; PM counters program fights radicalization.AFP, 9/17/2014, 6:02 PM

Malaysian Man Imprisoned for Insulting Ramadan

Malaysian man sentenced to one year in prison for uploading an offensive comment about the Muslim holy fasting month.Ben Ariel, 9/10/2014, 6:46 AM

Heavily Shackled Humanity

ISIS is pure, uncomplicated Islam in its most genuine, original form Alexander Maistrovoy , 9/9/2014, 4:07 PM

French Paper Provokes Storm Over Muslim Minister

Far-right weekly labels appointment of Muslim woman as education minister a 'provocation'; Socialist Party head calls for legal action.AFP, 9/3/2014, 2:16 PM

Watch: Islamic State Converts Hundreds of Yazidis

Amid reports of widespread massacres, IS fighters say they are 'misunderstood', urge Yazidis to abandon their faith.Ari Soffer, 8/21/2014, 11:17 AM

Hamas Using Mosques as Front for Terrorism

Israeli report: Hamas using mosques to hide terror activity, training camps - then cry 'religious persecution' when they are targeted.Shimon Cohen, Tova Dvorin, 7/15/2014, 8:01 AM

Egypt: 2nd Christian Jailed for 'Insulting Islam'

Coptic Christian man becomes the second Christian jailed for insulting Islam in Egypt in June alone.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2014, 4:30 PM

Malaysia: Court Bans Non-Muslims Using 'Allah'

Lengthy legal battle over proper use of word, which simply means 'God' in Malay, sparks debate on freedom of religion, press.Tova Dvorin, 6/23/2014, 5:18 PM

Unease in Demark over Qatari-Sponsored Mega Mosque

Danish Muslims laud opening of country's largest mosque, amid concerns over influence from Muslim Brotherhood sponsors.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2014, 10:41 AM

Jerusalem is the '2016 Islamic Tourism Capital'

PA official says Organization of Islamic Cooperation selected Jerusalem in international forum to 'break Israel's siege.'Ari Yashar, 6/6/2014, 10:08 AM

Controversial Bus Ads Compare Nazism, Islam

Washington, DC Metro features ads urging US to 'stop funding racism' - prompting debate about free speech.AFP and Tova Dvorin, 5/23/2014, 10:54 AM

Egyptian Host Kicks Guest Out for Doubting Islam

Egyptian journalist Riham Said kicked out a guest for saying, among other things, that Mohammed was not Allah's messenger.Elad Benari, 5/16/2014, 6:30 AM

Saudi Blogger Given 10 Years for 'Insulting Islam'

Blogger given 10 years in prison, 1,000 lashes and a fine after being convicted of insulting Islam".Elad Benari, 5/9/2014, 4:15 AM

Brandeis Student Slams Treatment of Anti-Islamist

Decision to withdraw award to human rights activist Ayaan Hirsi Ali 'hypocritical' in light of previous awards to hatemongers.Ari Soffer, 4/9/2014, 5:38 PM

A Muslim Sort of Peace

, 3/31/2014, 4:03 PM

A Mosque At 'Settler' Ariel University

Ariel University, subject of European and anti-Israel boycotts, has agreed to provide its 600 Arab students with a Muslim prayer room.Ari Yashar, 3/28/2014, 11:38 AM

Not All Muslims Happy Over UK's Sharia Acceptance

Islam got a big boost when the UK decided to 'legalize' Sharia law, says an expert on British affairs.Moshe Cohen, 3/25/2014, 12:15 AM

UK Schools 'Being Taken Over by Radical Muslims'

Dept. of Education taking 'special measures' after several public schools targeted in organized 'Trojan Horse' takeover by Islamists.Ari Yashar, 3/24/2014, 3:50 PM

Dutch Anti-Islam Politician Faces Crisis

Party resignations, legal complaints follow Geertz Wilders' election promise for 'fewer Moroccans'.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2014, 7:10 PM

Slaughter House of Human Meat

, 3/17/2014, 8:03 PM

Sheikh Insists Israel 'Land of the Jewish People'

Jordanian Sheikh writes in Yesha Council pamphlet that Mecca, not Jerusalem, is the Muslim capital - and the Koran proves it.Tova Dvorin, 3/14/2014, 10:57 AM