In a fresh crackdown on religious freedoms, a new law banning “abnormal” beards and hijabs in Muslim dominant province of Xinjiang came into effect on Saturday, April 1, as Uighur Muslims accuse Beijing of eroding their culture and religion.
As Japan prepares for 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Muslim fashion exporters are vying to enter the Japanese market for "modest" clothing, capitalizing on the success of halal products for years in the Asian country.
More than three years since converting to Islam, Aysha Xiong, a Han Chinese woman, still keeps her new faith a secret over fears of being targeted with her family.
PATNA – In a social revolution against old social habits, more than 800 Muslim families from the East Indian state of Jharkhand have ...
An Indian Muslim has become the first female Muslim pilot in Uttar Pradesh, giving wings to dreams of young girls.
Leading Muslim scholar across India took mosque podiums during Friday sermon to appeal the faithful against noisy celebrations of Prophet Muhammad’s birthday (peace be upon him), urging them to mark the occasion by helping the needy and poor.
An Azerbaijani painter has transcribed the holy book of Qur’an on transparent silk pages, producing the world’s first version of the holy book on silk material.
Angry protesters took to the streets in Asian cities from Jakarta to Dhaka on Friday, November 25, to denounce Burma’s indiscriminate killing and rape in a military crackdown on the country's Rohingya Muslim minority.
Models wearing an array of colorful hijabs walked down a Tokyo catwalk on Tuesday, November 22, in the first such fashion show for Muslim women in Japan.
A Kyrgyz beauty queen has decided to don the hijab, revealing the news to her 211,000 Instagram followers.
A Malaysian hijabi Muslim has made history, becoming the first solo Muslim woman rider to drive her bike around the globe.