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Islam, Women and Feminism

He Divorced Her over the Phone Because She ‘Came Home 10 Minutes Late’

Baghpat Hindus Set Example, Lend Helping Hand In Poor Muslim Girl's Marriage

Nigerian Women Embrace Family Planning Ahead Of Population Boom

Afghan Women 'Too Emotional' For Leadership and Have Enough Rights, Domestic Survey Claims

Kashmir’s First Woman Wheelchair Basketball Player

UK Police Arrest Racist Man Who Harassed Muslim Girls

Experts Ask Red Crescent to Hire Female Paramedics

Saudi Woman Wins Her Battle for Literacy at the Age Of 75

The ‘Just Divorced’ Party: Egyptian Women Celebrate Their Freedom

New Vice Patrols Launched In Qom To Further Crack Down On Women

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

UK Muslim Schoolgirls Filmed By Man in 'Disturbing' Racist Video Being Investigated By Police

Israeli-Arab Muslim Woman Vying For Non-Jewish Spot in Likud Primaries

Like Many of You, Last Week I Enjoyed The #10yearchallenge On Instagram: Malala

'Break My Hands': Tehseen Poonawalla Dares Anantkumar Hegde with Pic Hugging His ‘Hindu’ Wife

Afghan Men Oppose More Women’s Rights; Elders Less Hard-Line

Nada Abo Alnaja Wins Saudi Arabia’s First Ever Female Squash Tournament

Protests by Various Social Strata in Tehran with Active Women’s Role

Ebtekar Calls On Tehran Mayor To Make More Efforts For Gender Equality

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 

Suman Bodani Becomes Pakistan’s First Woman Judge from Hindu Community

Bangladeshi Woman's Viral Video Is Not Of Religious Conversion but Exorcism

Wife of Former Nigerian VP Decries Harassment of Muslim Women Wearing Hijab

Saudi Exile to Establish Group To Fight For Women's Rights

Rahaf’s ‘Flight to Freedom’ Puts Success of Saudi Women in Jeopardy

In First, Woman to Head Bahrain Journalist Association

Untying the Knot: Why More Women Are Seeking Divorce in West Africa

Rapid rise in number of women drivers

Hyundai Motor Park Offers Women In Jeddah Unique Driving Experience

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 

I refused to accept interpretations of the faith that denigrate women. Instead, I found a deeply spiritual paradigm that affirmed the inherent human dignity of women and men....

 

Nahdlatul Ulema Chairman Calls on Indonesian Muslims to Help Prevent Child Marriage

Kenya Court’s Hijab Ban Ruling Sparks Fears over Muslim Girls’ Schooling

Women Have Honoured Position In Islam: Said Aqil

Members of Muslimat NU should become smart women: Nahdlatul Ulema Chairman

No Scientific Data, Medical Evidence to Justify Female Circumcision

Why Saudi Arabia Hates Muslim Women In The US Congress

Congress Must Stand Up For Imprisoned Saudi Women

Lebanon’s Nadine Labaki on her Oscar nomination

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 

Saudi Teen Rahaf Al-Qunun Demands Social Disobedience In Kingdom

Saudi Arab Announces Women-Friendly Work Rules

Indian Govt Bars Pakistani Woman from Returning Home After Divorce

Aasia Bibi’s Daughters Emigrate to Canada: Reports

Mariah Carey to perform in Saudi Arabia on January 31

Equality Over Faith: India Bats For Women's Rights On Sabarimala, Triple Talaq In Mood Of The Nation Poll

Saudi Filmmaker Haifaa Al-Mansour Discusses Portrayal Of Women At Davos

Dubai Women’s Empowerment Platform Nominated For Award

Shortage Of Men Sees More Syrian Women Enter Workforce

Safiah Saleh: Kidnapped Woman Brought Home To Britain 34 Years After Being Taken To War-Torn Yemen

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

In Rural Tunisia, Inheritance Reform Offers Women Rare Boost

168 Afghan Women Police Candidates Being Trained In Turkey's Sivas

No Turning Back For Iran's Hijab Protesters despite Crackdown: Activists

Kenya Court Overturns Ruling on Wearing Hijab In Schools

Case Dismissed Involving Muslim Woman Forced To Remove Hijab

‘Anti-Arab’ Israeli Teen Charged With Killing Palestinian Woman

UK: Register Your Marriage, Council Urges Muslim Couples

Interrogating Women Suspects Is Tough, Says the Only Lady Constable in This Village in Pakistan’s Punjab

Lebanese MP Fights Discriminatory Laws against Women

Teachers And Educators Across Iran Stand Up For Their Rights

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 

Pashtun women’s active participation was always at its most bold and militant when resistance against imperial forces was weakest. The mother of 18th-century Afghan King Mirwais Khan, Nazo Ana, King Ahmad Shah Abdali’s mother Zarghuna Ana and the famous Malalai of Maiwand are scintillating examples....

 

Muslim Girls Should Not Be Forced To Wear A Hijab At School Simply Because Of Pressures At Home, Head Of Ofsted Says

Stop Portraying Arab Women as Victims, Leading Saudi Filmmaker Says

A Singaporean Woman Civil Servant Converts to Islam, Father Approves

Stop Female Circumcision, It Has No Medical Benefit, Say Sisters in Islam

Saudi Sisters’ Deaths in New York Ruled Suicide

Pakistan's Top Court To Decide On Asia Bibi Appeal On January 29: Lawyer

Afghanistan's Future Policewomen Brave Winter For Training

‘If Vogue Can’t Identify Muslim Girls, Why Not Hire Someone Who Can?’

House Of Spirits Cuts Across Faiths To Empower Flores Women

Meet Dubai’s First Female Stunt Bike Rider

First Russian Female Running for Mayor of Turkish City

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 

The notion that Muslim women somehow need to be rescued implies the patronizing approach that they are inherently incapable of saving themselves. First, Islam does not represent a monolithic culture: it is a religion of 1.8 billion people and is practiced in more 50 countries, each with their own culture and traditions.....

 

Marriage of Hindu Woman and Muslim Man Irregular; Child Born Is Legitimate: SC

Seeking Women’s Rights outside Saudi Arabia?

Egyptian Government’s Efforts To Fight Early Marriage

Houthis Kidnap Women In Sanaa To Collect Ransom Payments

Role of Women Journalists In Society Praised

Activists Demand Justice for Abused, Arrested and Tortured Christian Domestic Workers in Pakistan

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 

The Victorians objected to novels because they believed they were giving women ideas — about making their own decisions, choosing their own spouses, directing their own educations....

33 Of 63 Female Diplomats Represent Turkey in Foreign Countries

As Taliban Talks Gather Pace, Afghan Women Fear Turning Back Clock

Women's March: Muslim Women’s Contingent Calls for End to Muslim Ban

Saudi Arabian Filmmaker Haifaa Al-Mansour Picks Up Crystal Award At Davos 2019

Saudi Arabia Announces New Work Rules for Women

Hindu Girl ‘Forcibly Converted and Married Off’ In Thar, Pakistan

AIMPLB Mourns Demise of Its First Woman Member, Begum Naseem Iqtidar Ali

80 Turkey Women Severely Criticized – ‘They Are Not Society Women’

Iranian Female Entrepreneur Returns from U.S to Empower Rural Women

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 

We Must Keep Talking About the Treatment of Women in Saudia Arabia

Muslim Organisation Suggests Council in Australia Builds New Showers So Islamic Women Can Clean Themselves in Private

NGOs Vow to Rearrange Peshawar Women’s Cycle Rally Soon

Saudi Women Dominate At Motor Racing Event in Dirab

Initiative Launched To Ensure Better Working Conditions for Saudi Women

Iranian Women Protest US Arrest of State TV Journalist

Women’s Participation in Iran’s Job Market Only 16.8% In 2017

Baha’i Women Once Again Arrested and Deprived From Education

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 

“Usually these women open communication channels with those already in the group, read material online and even leave letters for their families back home justifying their decisions,”....

Blame Game Follows Cancellation of Women’s Cycle Rally in Pakistan

Rise Of Female Jihadists Complicates Anti-Terror War

Women's Empowerment Conf. Begins Ahead Of Beirut's Arab Developmental Summit

Saudi Arabia to Issue Tour Guide Licences To Women

Emirati Women Volunteer Doctors Treat Patients At Refugee Camp

Contest Helps Emirati Women Lead In Business

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 

It makes it nearly impossible for victims of domestic violence or sexual abuse to seek justice, because the police often insist that women and girls obtain their guardian's authorization to file complaints, even if -- as in Qunun's case -- that complaint concerns the guardian....

Saudi Female Bikers Ready to Chart a New Course

Egyptian Women Take On Society With Bike Initiative

UNSRs Condemn Denial Of Treatment To Women Prisoners In Iran

Indian Women, 11 Other Reverts Share Their Journey to Islam

Saudi Health Ministry Provides Clarity on Female Patients’ Consent

Australia: Muslim Woman’s Hijab Ripped Off; Video Goes Viral

Officers on the Hunt for Fugitive Wife of Slain Dusit Terrorist

Regime Uproots Tree Standing for PMOI Women’s Courage to Free Iran

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

Ahed Tamimi, Malala Yousafzai and Rahaf Mohammed are iconic symbols from the West Bank to London and from Toronto to Tokyo. None is celebrated in Pakistan although one is our very own. Why? And what does this say about us...

 Islamists in Pakistan’s Swat valley would have no sleep as long as they could not shoot those bullets into the head of the little girl Malala Yousafzai.....

‘A Lifetime Experience,’ Say Saudi Women Flocking Jeddah Stadium

Women to Join Levies Force in Bajaur Soon

Sudan Women Join Protests to Fight for Their Rights

NIA Hands over Case Documents to Aasiya Andrabi

Muslim-American Activist Noor Tagouri Misrepresented As Pakistani Actress by Vogue

Yemeni Activists Accuse Houthis of Detaining, Torturing Women over Made-Up Charges

Polygamy Harms Muslim Women and Canada Should Not Tolerate It

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 

Nazma Khan, who immigrated to the United States from Bangladesh at age 11, faced years of shaming over wearing a headscarf in New York....

 

Malaysia to Revise School Textbook Telling Girls to Cover Up

Women Throng Saudi Stadium for Italian Super Cup amid Controversy

Married and Moved To Kerala, Pakistani Woman Granted Indian Citizenship

More Work Needed To Empower Arab Women — Jordan's Spokesperson, Jumana Ghunaimat

Lebanese Lawmaker Fights ‘Degrading’ Citizenship Law against Women

Women Make up One Third of Bahrain’s Foreign Ministry

Will Continue To Stand By The Iranian People – Three Female Detainees

Iran: Women Hunger Strikers Entitled To Medical Care, UN Rights Experts Urge

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

Some of the most important traditions and practices of the Prophet Muhammad were preserved and carried forth by the women closest to him— his wives and daughters but as with many other major faiths, women in Islamic tradition have largely been relegated to supporting roles throughout recent history....

 

Inquiry as Islamic Channel Peace TV Urges Pushing Girls into Marriage

In Canada, Saudi Girl Says Couldn't ‘Study, Work, Live Normally’ At Home

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government Urged To Pass Law on Child Marriages

Muslim Parents Speak On Banning Of 55 Hijab-Wearing Female Students In LAUTECH School

Saudi Student Leads New Wave Of Female Uber Drivers

Pakistan Woman Police Officer Declared the Best Crime Fighter of the Year

From Iran to Indonesia, Muslim Feminists on Film Upend Stereotypes of Oppression

Remarks On Girls' Education: Rights Activists Demand Legal Action against Shafi

Afghanistan, Pakistan Join Hands for Women Empowerment

Continuous Protests By Women In Cities Of Tehran And Mashhad

Political Prisoner Nasrin Sotoudeh Banned From Visits In Prison

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

 


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