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Islam, Women and Feminism

Iranian Female Weightlifters to Make History at IWF Worlds

Assam Teacher Makes ‘Hijab’ Compulsory for Girls in School; Retracts Order after Opposition

FIA Opens Money Laundering Case against Pakistan Model and Actor Sofia Mirza

Drunk Man Violently Attacks, Stabs Muslim Woman in France

Boris Johnson 'S Burqa Jibes 'Dehumanising', Says Government's Extremism Adviser

Indiana Lawyers Seek Yazidi Testimony For U.S. Woman Charged With Aiding Islamic State

Egypt's Easy Riders: How Scooter Sisters Are Taking Back the Road

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Egypt Teen on Trial for Killing Bus Driver Who Allegedly Raped Her Ignites Debate

Toronto Raptors Are Selling A Team-Branded Hijab For Muslim Women Athletes

Education Authorities In Pakistan To Girls: Wear ‘Abaya’ To Avoid Eve-Teasing And Harassment

Tamil Nadu: Parents Threatening To Kill Girl For Converting To Islam?

Domestic Violence in the Middle East

Afghan Women Weave War Into Their Rugs

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Malay Shariah Courts Need Urgent Reforms to Protect Women

Iran to Arrest Actress for Supporting ‘Blue Girl’ Who Set Herself on Fire

Women at Malad Housing Society Insist On Unity in Diversity, Set an Example for Mumbai and the Rest of the Country

Iraq Sentences Islamic State’s Woman Chemical Weapons Expert

A Middle East Bikers’ Club Hits the Road for Women’s Empowerment

Toronto Raptors Launch Line Of Team-Branded Athletic Hijabs

Teen Egyptian Girl’s Case Puts Legal System under Spotlight

Iran in no hurry to allow women into stadiums after 'Blue Girl' death

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

She was a pioneer, opening the first art college for women in Turkey, and encouraged artists for decades. And she was a cunning marketer who sometimes bent the truth about her artwork as a way to support herself when the going got rough....


Abuse of Female Political Prisons on Rise in Bahrain: Rights Groups

TV Needs To Stop ’Empowering’ Muslim Women By Removing Their Hijabs

Why Kuwaiti Women Are Increasingly Turning To Egg Freezing

French Court Finds Saudi Princess Complicit In Violence against Workman, Gives Jail Term

Women Workers Return Scarred From Saudi Arabia

Survey Finds Modest Gains in Support for Arab Women’s Rights

Saudi Women’s Economic Participation Up By 23.2% In Q2

UN experts: UAE forces sexually abuse inmates in Yemen

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Four Arab Women and Their Quest to Scale Mount Everest

283% Increase in Number of Working Saudi Women

Despite Tensions, BCCI Hopeful Of Hosting Pakistan Women Cricket Team

Arab Woman Loses Dhs194,000 In Attempt To Marry Sales Executive

Iran Insists On Banning Women From Sports Events Despite Protests

Yazidi sex slave survivor to face one of her ISIS rapists in German court

As Peace Talks With the Taliban Collapse, Afghan Women Demand To Be Heard

Muslim Apprentice Nurse Chases Men on M25 Saying They Threw Eggs At Her And Called Her A ‘Terrorist‘

Meet the Women with Guns Who Fought Isil in Syria - And Are Now Battling Its Patriarchy

Pakistan Sikh Girl ‘Conversion’ Case: FIR against Muslim Man Quashed

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Women in Baghpat District Of UP in India Are Being Forced To Marry Multiple Husbands

Egyptian Woman's Egg-Freeze Decision Creates Debate On Taboo Subject

Care Assistant Jailed For Punching Muslim Woman and Ripping Off Her Hijab In Racist Attack

Iranians Call on FIFA to Act after Young Iranian Woman’s Fatal Self-Immolation

Where Are The Film Roles For Muslim Actors Who Wear A Hijab?

After Breaking Glass Ceiling In Israel, Druze Woman Aims For Equality

Egypt’s Women’s Right Centre Condemns Assault on Woman by Niqab Wearers

Three Egyptian Architects among Finalists for Tamayouz Award

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


2 Muslim Teachers Fired From Canadian Schools For Refusing To Remove Headscarves

Husband Gives Triple Talaq through Voice Message Sent To Brother

Canadian Artist Commemorates Muslim Female Travellers

Saudi Women Directors Bring Empowerment Message To Venice

Chandrayaan-2 a Giant Leap for South Asia: Pak Woman Explorer

A New Face in Kosovo Looks to Transform the Role of Women in Politics

Inside the Minds of the Women Who Joined ISIS

After Breaking Political Glass Ceiling, Druze Woman Aims For Equality

Jawazat issues passports to Saudi women thru Absher

Pakistani Woman Police Officer Slapped By Lawyer Demands Justice

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Tunisian Women Absent From Presidential Campaign

Suicide Bomber in Muslim Woman's Gown Dies In Apparent Attack on Military Unit In Philippines

Say a Prayer: The Muslim Woman Who Photographed Bradford's Last Synagogue

Kerala Man Booked For Giving Triple Talaq to Wife via WhatsApp

Saudi Females Take Scouting Pledge

Abu Dhabi TV anchor launches FNC election campaign

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Singer, Sinéad O’Connor: ‘I Have Been A Muslim All My Life and I Didn’t Realise It’

Female Trainees Graduate Through Saudi Ministry’s Leadership Initiative

Kerala Braveheart, Sifiya Haneef, Conferred Neerja Bhanot Award

Kuwaiti Woman Earns Global Recognition In Malaysia

Saudi Women Directors Bring Empowerment Message To Venice

Afghan Women Determined To Vote In Presidential Elections

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Turkish Gov't Vows Zero Tolerance on Violence against Women

Why Are There So Few Statues of Women in Egypt?

Saudi Women Directors Bring Empowerment Message to Venice

Afghan Women Determined To Vote in Presidential Polls

Iran Detains 22 Men and Women for Attending Mixed-Gender Party

Angelina Jolie Sends Message of Support As First Independent All-Afghan Movie Premiers In Venice

UP Woman Given Triple Talaq for Giving Birth to Girl

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Hindu Women Making Strides in Government Jobs in Pakistan

Young Female Football Fan in Iran Sets Herself on Fire To Protest Jail

Hindu Girl, Kidnapped In Pakistan, Reunited With Family: Report

Muslim Children Get Catholic Education In Flexible Madagascar

The Movers List: Khadijah Safari is helping women smash through the barriers by bringing religion and MMA together

First Friday rally in Ashland supports congresswomen, Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib

Spain Issues Arrest Warrants for ISIS Women Trapped In Syrian Camps

NASFAT Tasks Women on Effective Parenting

Police Rescue Hafizabad Woman Held Captive By Brothers For 10 Years

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


From ‘Katateeb’ To Scholarships: Girls’ Education in Saudi Arabia Takes Quantum Leap

Women Engineers to Give Beauty to the ‘Bride of Red Sea’ Parks

UN Women To Extend Quality Social Services For Violence-hit Females

Europe’s Barely Clad Feminists Partner with Burqa-Wearing Islamists

Jinsha Basheer, A Software Engineer In An MNC, Resigned Her Job To Continue Fight Against Crimes And Expose Them

An Iraqi-Born Artist Rejects Identities Imposed on Women

Sikh Labour MP Asks Boris Johnson to Apologise for 'Racist' Remarks against Muslim Women

National Sports Council D-G Blasts Terengganu Exco over Comments About Female Gymnasts’ Attire

Israa Ghareeb: A Palestinian Woman Who Lost Her Life In The Name Of ‘Honour’

259 Bangladesh Women Workers Waiting In Saudi Arabia to Return Home

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


At A Sprawling Tent Camp In Syria, ISIS Women Impose A Brutal Rule

100 Females Enrol In King Fahd University Of Petroleum And Minerals For Higher Studies For First Time

52% Married Women In Pakistan Have Unmet Contraceptive Needs

Paris Pool Closes Due To ‘Pro-Burkini’ Protest

Palestinian Woman Allegedly Killed After Posting Picture With Fiance

Egypt's Islamic Institutions Set Four Conditions For Freezing Women's Eggs

Women have key to peace and development of nation: moot

Egypt’s Women’s Right Center Condemns Assault On Woman By Niqab Wearers

Egyptian MP Proposes Law to Allow Women on State Council

MP Proposes Allowing Female Judges In State Council Positions

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Having considered all this, it becomes easier to see why Bangladesh’s small legal linguistic tweak is such a paradigm shift. Because be it a Bengali bride, a Pakistani newlywed, or a young Iranian student, we are all living in a part of the world where our virginity isn’t a personal matter....


Since a law making it illegal for Muslim men to divorce their wives by pronouncing the word “Talaq” three times was finally passed by the Indian parliament at the end of July, it has been the focus of bitter argument....


First Saudi Woman Appointed As Traffic Collision Inspector with Najm

First Major Russian Brand to Feature Hijab-Wearing Model, Titled 'Just Be Yourself'

Aasia Bibi: Pakistan Is My Country, Pakistan Is My Homeland, I Love My Country, I Love My Soil

Two Muslim Women Brutally Attacked At London Tube Station

Muslim Woman’s Niqab Is ripped off as she’s ‘Beaten in London Street In front Of Her Horrified Children’

Pune: American Woman Abuses, Assaults Doctor Wearing Burqa, Booked

249,000 Kuwaiti Women Married To Foreigners Until 2018

Islamophobic Incidents Rose 375% After Boris Johnson Compared Muslim Women To ‘Letterboxes’, Figures Show

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Women Teach Young Boys for the First Time in Saudi Public Schools

Iran Starts New Hijab Enforcement Plan to Suppress Women

Iran Arrests Female Political Activist Requesting Khamenei's Resignation

Brave Iranian Women Step Up Their War on ‘Gender Apartheid’

Woman Hunted By Cops after Muslim Women in Hijabs Left With Broken Ribs And Internal Bleeding In Tube Attack In West London

Another Hindu Girl Abducted, Forcefully Converted To Islam In Pakistan

Saudi Justice Ministry Completes Reform Project, Including Hiring Of Women Notaries

ACJU Requests Muslim Women to Avoid Full-Face Cover

Kerala Woman Alleges Torture For Declining ISIS Service

Palestinian Teen's Suspected 'Honour Killing' Provokes Outrage In West Bank

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

Women’s Fashion another Aspect of Change in Saudi Arabia

Asia Bibi Pleads For Justice for Victims Of Pakistan's Harsh Blasphemy Laws As She Plans To Settle In Europe

Sudan Women Fight Gender Imbalance In Transition

Hubby Booked For Triple Talaq; Two Firs Lodged In Four Days

The Lebanese Bus That Fights Gender-Based Violence

Most Kuwaiti Citizens Content With One Wife; Only 15 Men Married To 4 Women

Pakistan Women’s Foundation calls for peace on garbage

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Bangladesh: Muslim Women Celebrate Removal of Word 'Virgin' From Marriage Certificates

Malaysian Women Deserve Better, Advocacy Group Says After Civil Court Shuts Door On Sisters In Islam

FIR against Delhi Lawyer after Wife Alleges Triple Talaq

Saudi Women’s Struggle for Emancipation and Rights at the Venice Film Festival

Empowering Arab Women Scientists for Leadership Roles

Pakistan Association Dubai Launches Forum to Empower Women

War-Scarred Women Battle Tradition In Fiercely Patriarchal Northeast Georgia

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

Lawsuit: Illinois Secretary Of State Required Muslim Woman to Certify When She Wears Headscarf to Receive Driver’s License

Malaysian Women Deserve Better, Advocacy Group Says After Civil Court Shuts Door On Sisters in Islam

Princess Doaa Appeals to Boost Awareness of Exercise in Teenagers

Five women shortlisted for Arab British Centre Award for Culture

Egypt Suspends TV Host for Body Shaming Women despite Sisi’s Call For People To Lose Weight

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Saudi Female Bowlers Off To Las Vegas Tournament

Female Staff at Jeddah Court Provide 7K Services to Clients

Pakistani Girl Performs Spider-Man Role in Film

UAE Embassy in Riyadh Celebrates Emirati Women’s Day

Muslim Women Are Flexing Their Muscles and Telling Stories We All Need To Hear

Can Woman Claim Residential Right At In-Laws House?  Indian SC to Examine, Seeks Centre Response

Emirati Women Empower Key Economic Sectors

Missing Yezidi Victims Continue To Be Freed From ISIS In Syrian Refugee Camp

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


More Than 100 Bangladeshi Migrant Women 'Abused and Harassed' Return Home From Saudi Arabia

Six Young Emirati Women Experience Island Living Without Families

New Legislation on Violence Against Women In Works In Turkey's Parliament

Belgium: Court rules against headscarf ban

17 Emirati Women Talk To Us about the Biggest Misconceptions They Face

This Beauty Salon Is a Safe Space for the East Bay’s Muslim Women

Arab Women Campaign Fetes Awardees

Our Women on the Ground: How Arab Journalists Smash Stereotypes While Reporting From the Front Lines

New Award to Recognise Emirati Female Poets

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


First Group of Saudi Women Enrol For Criminal Law Diploma

Official Says Egypt Resorts Should Not Ban Women in Burkinis

SIS: Court’s Fatwa Challenge Refusal Dark Moment for Malaysia, Women’s Rights

Hafsah Sharif, the Muslim Teen Started Her Own Gym Classes for Women Who Wear Hijabs

Triple Talaq: Muslim Women Coming Out In Large Numbers to File Firs In UP

Bhartiya Muslim Mahila Andolan Seeks Family Law

Women Rights Group Says Defamation Law Being Used As ‘Silencing Tool’

Sri Lankan Islamic Clerics Seek Clarity on Face Veil Ban

Saudi Women’s Bowling Team Get Ready for Trios

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau


Egyptian Woman Chosen as Religions for Peace President

Meet Bangladesh’s First Female Referee Joya Chakma

Southern Yemeni Women Enter Storm of Politics, War

More than 180 Women Set to Contest UAE Federal National Council elections

No More Bottlenecks; Passports for Saudi Women in 15 Minutes

Five Women Artists to Display Art on Identity, Body Politics in Jamia Nagar

Dublin Gang Allegedly Pull Off Hijabs, Assault 2 Muslim Women

3 Triple Talaq Cases in 3 Kota Thanas in As Many Days

A New Conspiracy to Produce Film on Hazrat Ayesha

Sikh Receives Applause for Helping Kashmiri Girls

Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi On 'Male Chauvinism' In Art: 'Women Represent Women Better'

Key Role of Iranian Women in Protests against Zarif’s Visit In Norway

Fear, disowning of children among reasons Yezidi women cannot leave Syria camp: advisor

Compiled by New Age Islam News Bureau

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