Fatwa

'If We Get The Chance Again We Will Definitely Try To Kill Her'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A year after Malala Yousafzai was shot in the head for promoting education for girls in Pakistan, a spokesman for the Taliban has threatened her life ...

Tunisian Women Engaging In 'Sexual Jihad' With Syrian Rebels, Claims Minister

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK

Tunisian women are travelling to Syria to partake in a “sexual jihad” by comforting rebel fighters, a minister has claimed. “They have sexua...

Crescent Of Evil: Fatwa Issued On Croissants

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK

A fatwa has been issued on croissants in a rebel-held area of Aleppo, Syria. The crescent pastries have been deemed "haram" (forbidden in Islamic ...

Burkas For Babies: Saudi Cleric Calls For Female Infants To Wear The Veil

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK

Footage of a Saudi cleric calling for all female babies to have their faces covered with the burkha has surfaced. Sheikh Abdullah Daoud delivered ...

Salman Rushdie and the Magical Realism of Terror on Art

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK
Preetam Kaushik

The background: January 2012, A thriving local Indian literature festival, the Jaipur Literature Festival, which gets visiting authors like Irvine Wel...