Manchester United and Belgian national team star Marouane Fellaini has been hailed after rushing to the aid of a supporter who was crushed during the team's celebrations in Saturday's match.
Following the suit of their sisters in the US and UK, Danish Muslim women held the first woman-led Friday prayer this week in Copenhagen, a move declared to challenge the so-called "patriarchal structures within religious institutions."
Marking a historic move in the secular country, Turkey has allowed female police officers to don hijab, Anadolu Agency reported on Sunday, August 28.
France's highest administrative court overturned on Friday, August 26, a controversial ban on burkini swimsuit, following a series of bans in French seaside towns which were criticized for stigmatizing France's Muslim minority.
At a time when we can communicate better and faster, there is a disturbing trend of shallow empty words, real-life anomalies, mirroring the narcissism displayed by so much of what we see across social media. It is not to say that the selfie generation is in any way connected to oppression of the other, as here the damage is often to one's self (anxiety, depression, etc).
The mayor of the town Luckenwalde, in the German northern state of Brandeburg, has been facing huge criticism after she fired a Palestinian intern who was hired in a refugee project in her first day to work for refusing to take off her hijab.
Protesting against the controversial burkini ban, British people staged a "wear what you want" beach party outside the French embassy in London on Thursday, August 25, sporting burkinis and park deck chairs, lilos and makeshift sand.
Paying thousands of euros as a fine for Muslim women donning niqab, French-Algerian businessman has challenged a controversial ban on burqini, vowing to pay the penalty for any woman who was charged for defying the law.
Hoping to boost recruiting of Muslim women, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and the Police Scotland have announced hijab as an optional part of uniform, a move widely praised for engaging Muslims.
Shocking images of four armed police men forcing a Muslim mother to undress on beach have triggered angry reactions worldwide, blaming Islamophobia for increasing anti-Muslim women attacks.
Seeing success of Christmas soup kitchen, a British Muslim charity cooperated with Birmingham Central Mosque to set up a permanent food bank to held the city homeless all year around.