What is Salafism?

Who are the Salafi? With increasing troubles in the Middle East, and terror threats rising, many governments across the world have pointed the blame

These are the 12 Worst Countries for Christians

List by International Christian Concern includes countries such as Mexico, Russia, and even the U.S. International Christian Concern (ICC) has released a document titled

Saudi Arabia Drops Islamic Calendar in Favor of Gregorian Calendar

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia now runs on the "Western" Gregorian calendar. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has switched from the lunar-centric Hijri calendar

Arab Feminist Souad al-Shammary Arrested For Posts About Muslim Beards

Arab Feminist Souad al-Shammary Arrested For Posts About Muslim Beards

Saudi activist Souad al-Shammary was arrested for tweets about Muslim men and beards. One of the Islamic world’s most outspoken feminists, Souad al-Shammary has

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Everything You Need to Know About Hajj, the Annual Muslim Pilgrimage [Infographic]

This infographic gives a quick snapshot of everything you need to know about the Hajj. This comprehensive infographic from Fairmont features the Hajj, an

Donald Trump Knows Nothing About Muslims

Donald Trump is a real threat to religious harmony and peace in the world. I am an American professor living in the Kingdom of

Saudi Arabia restores ban on ‘un-Islamic’ Pokémon Go

Saudi Arabia rejects 'deviant' Pokémon Go game. Pokémon Go the newly introduced game version of Pokémon has created a heated debate in Saudi Arabia.

Iran and Saudi Arabia Will Come Together for Rare Meeting to Discuss Hajj Pilgrimage

Iran and Saudi Arabia Will Come Together for Rare Meeting to Discuss Hajj Pilgrimage

Iran has decided to send a team of delegates to Saudi Arabia to discuss safety arrangements for this year's Hajj. The Hajj is an

America Has the Most Influential Muslims in the World

Of the 500 Most Influential Muslims in the world, 40 hail from America. Even if it is not a Muslim or Muslim-majority country, the

Mecca Stampede Kills Over 700 People, 863 Injured During Holy Pilgrimage

More than 700 pilgrims lost their lives in a stampede that occurred outside the city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia. According to authorities, this