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Islam, Women and Feminism

Burkini Debate Distant In Turkey as Islamic Fashion Booms

Bulgaria Bans Full-Face Islamic Veil

Female Medical Student from Malaysia Joins IS in Syria: Counter-Terror Chief

Women’s Most Significant Trait Is Motherhood: Turkish Minister

So I Interviewed a Muslim Woman and Published it in Playboy — So What?

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


ISIS Thugs Terrified Of Burqa-Wearing Female Assassins

Female Chess Players Accuse Iranian Governing Body of Sex Discrimination

Freed woman Canadian-Iranian Professor Returns to Montreal on Thursday

Women in Combat: Female Battalion in Iran Joins Law Enforcement

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Saudi Arabian Buyers Are Shopping For Sex Slaves - At ISIS Auctions!

Islamic State Extremists Flog Six Women in Raqqa For Violating Sharia Dress Code

Islamic, Jewish, & Sikh women in Tucson discuss peace at panel discussion

‘Muslim Women Destined To Play Global Peace Role’: IPHRC Ambassador Ilham Ibrahim Ahmed

Switzerland Moves towards Nationwide Burqa Ban as Draft Law Approved In Parliament

Mombasa Government Claims Rogo's Widow Has Links with Islamic State

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Thousands of Saudis Sign Petition to End Male Guardianship of Women

World Muslim Women Summit Sets Dhul Hijjah 9 As ‘World Muslim Women’s Day’

Indonesia Renews Campaign to End Female Genital Mutilation

Turkey’s Female Bikers Demonstrate with Powder and Paint - And Shorts

Muslim Women Confront Anti-Muslim Violence through Martial Arts

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


First, is the Qur’an a patriarchal or misogynistic text? When I ask this question, “I am asking whether it represents God as Father/male or teaches that God has a special relationship with males or that males embody divine attributes and that women are by nature weak, unclean, or sinful. Further, does it teach that the father/husband is divinely ordained and an earthly continuation of God’s Rule, as religious and traditional patriarchies claims?....


Malaysian MoH shouldn’t consult Fatwa Council on Abortion in Zika Cases

Mothers of Muslims Sign On To Fight Against Isis

Female Saudi Chefs Excel in Profession

Sex Slavery Thriving On Facebook and WhatsApp, Mark Zuckerberg, Are You Listening?

Headscarf-Wearing Muslim Woman Poses for Playboy Magazine

Two Women Detained On Suspicion of Planning Terror Attack in France

Hijab Should Be Banned From Passport Photos, Says Swiss Politician

Christian Teenager in Pakistan Arrest for Blasphemy after Facebook Picture Is 'Insanity'

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Social Epidemic That Should Be Cured; Muslim Women Are Entitled To Justice
Zakia Soman

All the women said that the unilateral divorce on the part of their husband had been approved by the local Qazi. In a particular instance where even the husband was repentant and wanted to reunite, the Qazi prevented him from doing so as it would amount to Haramkhori....

5 Women on What It's Like to Be Young and Arab in Paris

Lawmakers Warn anti-NGO Law Could Harm Israeli Arab, Women's Lobby

Arabic Film on Bedouin Women Takes Israel's Top Prize, en Route to Oscars

Istanbul to Host 2017 Muslim Women Summit

Muslim Woman Shot Dead in France in an Islamophobic Attack

Muslim Woman Schoolteacher Who Complained About 11 Year-Olds Being Shown 9/11 Video Plans Legal Action after Being Sacked

Israel's '50 Most Influential Women' — Not A Single Arab

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Woman Councillor Shot Dead in Nowshera

Lubna Al Olayan tops Forbes' list of most powerful Arab women

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Burkini Warriors Should Try Their Stunt in Saudi Arabia

Triple Talaq Is Not Mentioned In Quran, It Tortures Women: Indian Muslim Clerics

Swedish Muslim Woman Quits Job over Pressure to Shake Hands with Male Colleagues

RM15m in OIC-Malaysia Scholarship for Women from Troubled Countries

Kenya Charges Radical Muslim Cleric’s Widow over Police Attack

Thousands Attend Muslim Women Summit in Malaysia

Muslim Woman in Canada Ordered To Remove Hijab in Court

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


We should learn how to object against laws in a legal and lawful fashion and not resort to the herd mentality when we want to speak out. We must realize that “East is East and West is West and never the twain shall meet” ....

Iraqi Woman Guides Militia in Shirqat Liberation

Shoura Misses Women’s Voice in Last Three Sessions

Is Fashion’s Embrace of the Hijab Reappropriating Muslim Women?

Women’s Running Featured a Woman Wearing a Hijab on Its Cover for the First Time Ever

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Indian Government to Argue Triple Talaq Can Be Regulated

Pakistani Start-up DoctHERSrs Wins UNICEF Award for Improving Women's Lives

Pakistani Women Protest Outside UNHRC against Gender Related Violence

Sri Lankan Muslim Women Demand Repeal of the Highly Discriminatory Article 16 (1) Of the Constitution

Indonesia Launches New Campaign to End Female Genital Mutilation

Muslim Woman Attacked and Bitten In Vienna ‘For Wearing Hijab’

CAIR-Alabama Director Says Local Muslim Women Are Victims of Islamophobia

Spain: Muslim Women Battle Headscarf Discrimination

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Is ISIS Selling Iraqi Yazidi Sex Slaves In Saudi Arabia?

The Pilgrimage to Mecca from a Woman’s Perspective 

‘Muslim Women More Susceptible To Violence in West’

Muslim Women Face German Job Barriers - Discrimination Study

Ten Years On From Straw's Veil Comments More Young Muslim Girls Are Wearing the Niqab

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


France Burkini Ban: Australian Woman Forced Off Riviera Beach

Woman Carrying Baby, 2 Others Shot In South Philadelphia

How Women Are Speaking Out In Pakistan

No Ifs and Buts: Muslim Boy Must Shake Hands with Female Teachers

Portrait of Life as a Muslim Woman

Amal Clooney Seeks Justice for Islamic State Sex Slaves

Muslim Marriages Case in Cape HC Thrown Out, For Now

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Equality before Uniformity: Common Goal Is Gender Justice, Whether It Is Uniform or Plural
Mary E. John

 In contrast, the status of Muslims as delineated in the Sachar Committee report a decade ago is likely to have declined further given their increased marginalisation in social, economic and political terms, making it almost certain that Muslim women are on average worse off today than they were just 10 years ago....

Nigerian Muslim Group Warns Lagos Schools over Hijab Ruling

Banning Burkinis: It Doesn’t Stop Terrorism but It Does Curtail Women’s Freedom

Muslim Women Talk What It's Like Being a Muslim Woman in America

London Counterterrorism Woman Officer Quits Over Double Standard for Muslims

Female Terrorists Train To Attack the West, Authorities Say

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Muslim Women Outfit Opposes Instant Talaq

Court Frees Assailant Who Attacked Woman for Wearing Shorts in Istanbul

Muslim Women Bear the Brunt of Islamophobia

'Women's Flotilla' To Gaza Accuses Israel of Causing Delays

UAE's Sara Al Senaani Makes History

From Within and Without, What Muslim Women in Mangaluru Think About the Burqa

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


'Islamic State' Sex Slavery Survivor Named United Nations Goodwill Ambassador
Sara Duterte, Mayor of Davao City

Muslim Woman Refuses To Remove Veil, Thrown Out Of German Restaurant

Muslim Women Experience Thinly Veiled Discrimination

Muslim Women Represent Importance of the Hajj Pilgrimage

Five Get Jail Terms in France over ‘Burkini’ Clashes

Sara Duterte, Davao City Mayor to Muslim Women: Show Your Faces

France Worried Over Women Joining ISIL Terror Network

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


The Moment Hijabs Dazzled the New York Fashion Week Catwalk

Young Woman Assaulted On Public Bus in Istanbul for Wearing Shorts

Pakistan Woman, Boyfriend Hanged For ‘Extra-Marital Affair’

Muslim Woman Shuts Down Man Asking Her ‘Why She Was Driving’

Islamic State Arrests, Tortures Seven Women In Raqqa

Bosnia’s Niqab-Wearers Brave Insults to Show Faith

‘The Women, Our Sisters, Went Into Action’: French Women Rally To Terrorist Cause

Tragic Teen Traumatised By ISIS Regime 'Killed Herself with Poison'

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


The Burkini Isn't a Religious Duty
Robert G. Rabil

...they are perpetuating misconceived Islamic notions and doing a great disservice to the progressiveness of Muslim females in oriental and especially occidental Muslim societies. Modesty or religiosity in decorum can be defined through means other than the burkini....


Saudi Teenage Girl Student Designs First-Ever Hijab Emoji

Government Set To Oppose Triple Talaq in Response to Supreme Court Notice

#OurChoiceNotYours -- The Burkini Ban Isn't the Beginning or the End

Fierce Opposition in Muslim Marriages Case in South Africa

Cumberland County Sheriff Apologizes For Photos of Muslim Women without Hijabs

Muslim Couple Performs Last Rites of Hindu Woman in Telangana, India

Berlin Arrests 3 IS Suspects – Women ‘Commandos’ Charged With Terrorism

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

Al-Qaeda Doesn’t Want Muslim Women to Carry Out Attacks
White Widow Sally Jones

Fifty Nigerian Shia Women Abducted by Buhari’s Cowardly Israeli, Saudi Military

ISIS White Widow Sally Jones Leading Secret Gang of Female Jihadis

‘Burkini Ban Example of How Not To Treat Minorities’

Muslim Women Attacked As Hate Crime Rises in UK

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Muslim Woman Attacked and Traditional Islamic Attire Set On Fire in US

Indian Muslim Girl, Fatima Shaikh Abdul Majeed Takes Yoga to S Arabia

France's 'First All-Female ISIS Cell' Allegedly Sought To Strike Eiffel Tower

Women’s Key Role in Islamic State Networks, Explained

Fellow Soldiers Scorn Hollywood View Of 'Angelina Jolie of Kurdistan' After Her Death

Four People Arrested As Details of 3 Female Terrorists In Mombasa Attack Emerge

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Islamic State Female ‘Terrorist Commando’ Found In France

India Muslim Women 'Raped' In Fatal Attack 'Over Beef'

Muslim Women’s Forums Flay AIMPLB Stand on Triple Talaq

She Was Targeted As a Black Muslim Woman In A Football Ad, Here’s How She Responded

Brooklyn Woman Attacks Muslim Moms, Attempts to Rip Off Their Hijabs

Woman Attacks 2 Muslim Women Pushing Strollers

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Triple Talaq and Polygamy: Divorced From Religion
Zeenat Shaukat Ali

Islam allowed questioning, encouraged the ability to interrupt a prearranged archaic thought process ingrained in a male-dominated oligarchic system. In early Islam, Muslim women were active in numerous fields, and participated in decision-making. They were equal participants in both spiritual and material aspects of life....

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