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Islam, Women and Feminism

When Women Fight ISIS
Meredith Tax

But it is the female warrior in particular who offers a powerful counter image to that of the raped and dishonoured victim who is considered a source of shame to her family and community. Ancient, patriarchal ideas have made rape and sexual slavery a central strategy in genocidal conflicts, meant to destroy the very identity of the enemy.


Islamic State Gets First Female Spokesperson to Lure Women to Jihad

First French Muslim Women Fined For Wearing Garment on Beach in Cannes

How Muslim Women Are Rising Up Against Discrimination

Burkini Beach Brawl Leads Third French City in Week to Ban Swimsuit for Muslim Women

Police In Cannes Stop Muslim Women Wearing Banned Burkinis

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


The Disadvantages of Being a Muslim Woman in the UK
Yara al-Wazir

It’s a difficult time to be a Muslim in the West. Muslims face scrutiny when they fly, when they study, and even when they work. For Muslim women who choose to observe their faith and wear a headscarf, their identity is instantly given away, making it even harder for them to find jobs...

Stop it with the ‘Bikini vs. Burqa’ Headlines; Let’s Focus on Women’s Athleticism

Women Who Escaped ISIS Slavery Create Trained Battalion to Fight Back, Rescue Others

Over 3 million Saudi women without IDs

Half of women in UK have been sexually harassed at work, study finds

Romances by Women Authors in Nigeria Challenge Traditions

Escaped Chibok Girl: I Miss My Boko Haram Husband

Angela Merkel Ally Says Germany Should Ban Burqas

Afghan IS Commander 'Pressured' Wife to Become Suicide Bomber

Former Somali Refugee Woman in Minnesota May Become First Elected Muslim Representative

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau         


Meet the Saudi Arabian Women Fighting Sexism through Secret Running Clubs

From Universities to Workplaces, Saudi Women Point the Way To Change

FGM Is ‘Harmless, Helps Tame Desire’, Says Senior Russian Mufti

PMK Claim on Dalits ‘Abducting’ Muslim Women Draws Flak

Bangladesh Arrests Four Women in Cafe Attack Probe

Hijab-Clad Muslim Women Assaulted, Called 'ISIS' In US

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Five Injured In Corsica Riots after Tourists Take Pictures of Women in Burkinis

ISIS Recruiting Volunteer Female “Sex Jihadists” to Service Fighters

2 Girls Equipped With Suicide Vests Killed In East of Afghanistan

Kyrgyzstan President Says Islamic Dress Radicalises Women

Women Have a Role to Play in Islam - Ahmadiyya Leader

Austrian Far-Right Presidential Hopeful Norbert Hofer Calls For Burqa Ban

Maid Agencies Decry Religion Locks for Muslim Employers

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Olympians in Hijab and Bikini
Roger Cohen

Our Prophet says faith is like the ocean. Sometimes the waves are high, sometimes low. Sometimes I am shaky in my faith, sometimes very strong.....


ISIS jihadi brides 'encouraging girls to launch UK terror attacks'

For Black Muslim students, a two-pronged fight for solidarity

Muslim fencer who is the first US Olympian to compete while wearing a hijab wins bronze in the women's sabre

Burkini ban: Second French Riviera resort follows Cannes as mayor says Muslim beachwear is 'unwelcome'

CNN Used Michigan Muslim Woman's Face in Video About ISIS Recruitment — She's Not in ISIS

Muslim, youngest-ever Swedish minister resigns over drunk drivingAida Hadzialic, 29, a former Bosnian refugee, leaves post after being caught at the wheel with proscribed level of blood alcoholBY AFP August 14, 2016, 3:53 am Tweet

Muslim women ask Trump: #CanYouHearUsNow?

Women in mini skirts don't become suicide bombers': Muslim president of ex-Soviet republic causes outrage with terrorism quote

Anti-Muslim hate speech causes harm

Mississippi woman gets 12 years on federal terrorism charge

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Don't ban the burqa, but restrict where it is worn

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Malawi Muslim Women Allowed To Wear Hijabs in License Photos
Ibtihaj Muhammad,American saber fencer

With A Rare Mehr, This Kerala Bride Has Broken Stereotypes

Pope Francis Meets Women in Rome, Rescued From Sex Trade

A Muslim-American Woman Olympian, Ibtihaj Muhammad Just Made History in Rio

Two Muslim Women Harassed In Chicago; Trump Please Leave Muslim People in America Alone

Germany: Banning Burqas Isn’t a Sensible Response to Terrorism

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Britain's Muslim Women Face Triple Penalty in Job Market
London Schoolgirl, Kadiza Sultana

French Mayor Bans Burqinis on Cannes Beaches

Muslim Women Say They Were Harassed In West Rogers Park

Muslim Woman Sues Chicago, 6 Officers for False Terrorist ID

London Schoolgirl, Kadiza Sultana, Who Left To Join Islamic State Dead

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


First Islamic Mosque with Women Imams Opens In Denmark
Sherin Khankan, Women led Mosque

Gujarati Muslim Girl Tanzeem Determined To Hoist Tri-Colour at Srinagar on Aug 15

Germany to Consider Banning Burqa

Bangladeshi Catholic Editor Flees Country in Fear of Her Life

Muslim Girl Tops MA (Sanskrit) Exam in Uttarakhand, India

UK Hijab-Wearing Muslim Women Being Passed Over For Jobs in Last Form of 'Acceptable' Discrimination – MPs 

Hijabs at Olympics Aren’t About Freedom

America's 1st Female Muslim Lawmaker About To Be Elected

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

Threat of Marriage Hangs Over Young Malian Refugee Girls in Mauritania

Women’s Rights Activists of Iran Treated As ‘Enemies of the State’

Muslim Woman Flight Attendant Sues ExpressJet Over Suspension

Mum Rescued From Islamic State Rips Off Veil - But Her Little Boy's Reaction Is Simply Heartbreaking

Muslim, Somali-American Woman Scores Historic Win in Democratic Primary

German Judges Call For Headscarf Ban In Court To Show 'Neutrality'

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Muslim Women Answer Questions from Public about Their Faith
Azzura Lalani

Sparked by the recent incidents of Islamophobia in London and Donald Trump’s comments about banning Muslims from entering the United States, Elsayed encouraged Londoners to ask any questions they had about Islam. More than 100 people came by...


Saudi Woman Can’t Travel with Her Father without Hubby’s Nod

Muslim Women in France Cause Controversy with Upcoming ‘Burkini Pool Party’

Petition to Allow Women Basketball Players to Wear Hijab on Court Reaches 89,000 Signatures

Emerging From Slavery, Yazidi Women Struggle To Recover

ISIS Executes Pregnant Woman, Kidnaps Four Children Attempting To Flee Terrorist Group

‘Killed Sisters to Protect the Family Honour, Not Property’: Pakistani Killer of Two Sisters

French Girl, 16, Charged With Allegedly Supporting Islamic State

Ibtihaj Muhammad - A Muslim Woman - Fences In Hijab at Rio Olympics for USA

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


We Were Not Converted Forcefully, Claim Group of Indian Muslim Women

Ban Muslim Veil in Public Places in Britain, Says UKIP Leadership Hopeful

Female Pakistani Star Rises from Poverty, Is Killed Defying Norms

How American Muslim Women Could Take Down Trump

Burkini Swimsuits Spark Anti-Muslim Outrage—and Fast Sales

Why Iranian Men Are Wearing Hijab

The First Dedicated Book Club For Women In Arab World Launched

Ibtihaj Muhammad: America's Olympic Game Changer

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Female Flag Bearer an Olympic Breakthrough for Iran

23-Year-Old Pregnant Woman Burnt Alive In Pakistan

Rio Olympics: Syrian Refugee Mardini A Winner in the Water

Muslim Woman Fired From Work for Wearing Hijab in US

Muslim American Women Kicked Off American Airlines Flight

Muslim Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad Set To Make U.S. Olympic History in Rio

Protecting Women from Crimes of ‘Honour’

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


How Muslim Girls Fence Helps Girls Put Stereotypes to the Sword

‘Women, Children Being Used In Crime’: Pakistan

Community Voices: Muslim Women Show More Similarities than Differences

UK Woman 'Fired For Wearing Hijab' As Boss Tells Her to 'Keep Religion Out Of the Office'

UK Muslim Woman Detained For ‘Suspicious Behaviour’ While Reading Book about Syria during Flight

Yazidi Survivor Nadia Murad: We Want a Muslim Stand Against ISIS

'Zaria Massacre' Nigerian Army's Violence against Women

Hijabi Woman Complains Of Discrimination at Nordstrom Rack

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


‘Burqini Day’ Plan for Muslim Women Sparks Outrage in Secular France

Two Muslim Women Who Work For US Government Escorted Off Plane As They Made Staff ‘Uncomfortable'

Muslim-Majority Indonesia Outraged At 'Bikini' Snack

Muslim Woman Thrown Out Of Family Store for Wearing Full Islamic Veil in USA

Meet the 21 Year Old Pakistani Woman Who Qualified For the Olympics

Chivvis Moore: Why We Need To Understand Muslim Women Better

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Syrian Women Burned a Burqa after Being Freed From the Islamic State

American Airlines Kicks Off Muslim Women Because Crew Felt ‘Unsafe’

3,770 Yezidi Women and Children Still In ISIS Captivity

Muslim Women in Delaware Speak Out Against Donald Trump

Saudi Arabia's Women Contingent Show Ambition after 2012 London Olympics Success

How 2 Muslim Women Claimed Their Own Justice after a Man Asked If They Were ISIS

Muslim Rashtriya Manch to organise International Raksha Bandhan Festival on August 17

Malala Yousafzai Meets YouTube Sensation Superwoman

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Flap over American Muslim Women's Mugshots Released To Public

Pregnant Woman Attacked For ‘Wearing Revealing Clothes, Supporting Coup’ In Istanbul

Female Entrepreneurs Should Contribute To Islamic Creative Industry: Indonesian Minister

Assaulting Muslim Women under the Pretext of Carrying Beef Is a Scar on Our Society: President of Shariat Protection Committee

Black Muslim Women & the Hypocrisy of the White American Saviour

The Unfair Scrutiny Imposed On Muslim Adolescence

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Teach Muslim Girls about Sex to Stop the Next Wave of Radicalisation

Police Arrests Suspected Kerala ISIS Recruiter's Wife

Iran's Rouhani Shelves Civil Service Exam Over Female Discrimination

Saudi Arabia Just Created a Division for Women in Sports

Four Saudi Women To Compete In Rio

NRI Girl’s Open Letter To Indian PM: Listen To Voices Of Agitating Kashmiris

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


The Bohras are known for their liberal attitude toward the education of women, yet the community is also tightly controlled by an entirely male clergy. From Mumbai to New York, medical professionals perform circumcision for girls or Khatna with the blessings of the religious head known as the Syedna....

What is Honour?: It Is a Responsibility Placed on the Same Woman, Who from Her Childhood to Adolescent to Adulthood Has No Real Say in the Household
Benazir Jatoi

Unpacking this socially complex term reveals that such an important responsibility is placed on the same woman, who during her lifecycle from childhood to adolescent to adulthood has no real say in the household. The same girl, who is often denied the right to receive an education, is obliged to carry out household chores instead....

Olympics: Muslim Female Athletes Find Sport Vital, Compete While Covered

Unmarried Couples Are Flogged For Violating Sharia Law In Indonesia

ISIS Reveal 'Why We Hate You' As They Plot To Wipe Out 'Western Women'     

Social Media Darling Revealed To Be Daughter of Terrorist

A Hijab Should Not Be Required Attire for Muslim Women

12th World Islamic Economic Forum Set To Accelerate Women's Leadership in SMEs

These Muslim Women of ‘Wasseypur’ Win Hearts of Armymen, Others

Indian Muslim Women to Take Self-Defence Lessons

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Afghan Man Arrested For Marrying His 6yr Old Daughter to a 60yr Old Cleric

Women Singers from India, Pakistan to Perform In Melbourne

Taliban Militants Gang Rape Woman in Helmand, Official Claims

PM Modi Announces Free Check-Up Scheme for Pregnant Women

Father of British-Pakistani ‘Honour-Killing’ Victim Claims Daughter Committed Suicide

Amid Zika Outbreak, England Warns Pregnant Women to Delay Travel To Florida

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


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