Fear, hatred of, or prejudice against the religion of Islam or Muslims in general
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Islamophobia is the fear of, hatred of, or prejudice against the religion of Islam or Muslims in general, especially when seen as a geopolitical force or a source of terrorism.
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Muslim worshippers attacked with eggs and stones outside London mosqueMuslims attending a mosque in London have been pelted with eggs and stones in a suspected Islamophobic attack.
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Digvijaya asks Facebook CEO Zuckerberg why BJP's anti-Muslim posts were not stopped
Facebook refused to remove anti-Muslim posts to not upset Modi govt: WSJFacebook refused to comply with its hate-speech policy and allowed anti-Muslim posts on its platform to avoid ruining the social media company's relationship with the Indian government. A report..
Maldives, UAE foil Pakistan bid to form group to target India on Islamophobia at OICThe Maldives and UAE thwarted a move by Pakistan to create an informal group of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) envoys at the United Nations on Islamophobia, Dawn newspaper reported. As..
At OIC meeting, Maldives thwarts Pakistan's attempt to target IndiaMaldives has called out propaganda against India at the virtual Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meeting at the United Nations. Maldives Permanent representative to the United Nations,..
Minorities flourishing in India; Islamophobia allegations attempt to defame country: Mukhtar Abbas NaqviThe "Narendra Modi phobia club” has been unable to digest the inclusive growth under the prime minister and is engaged in a "nefarious campaign" in India and abroad through fake propaganda alleging..
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'India heaven for Muslims; social, economic, religious rights secure here': Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on OIC's earlier remarksNaqvi's statement comes in response to an earlier statement by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) regarding the alleged "Islamophobia" in India.
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Citizenship Amendment Act not anti-Muslim, says Rajnath SinghRajnath Singh arrived in the US on Monday for the 2019 US-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue in Washington on December 18 and addressed members of the Indian community in New York during an event. Singh..
Amit Shah says citizenship bill not anti-Muslim, rejects Opposition charge that it is unconstitutionalReplying to a debate on the bill in Rajya Sabha, Amit Shah said the need to bring this Bill would not have arisen had Partition not taken place on the basis of religion. The Bill does not snatch..
UK Conservatives will hold inquiry into Islamophobia, says finance ministerBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said on Tuesday the governing Conservative Party would hold an inquiry into Islamophobia within its ranks, saying it took criticism from the Muslim community..
Thousands march in Paris against Islamophobia after attackThousands marched through Paris on Sunday in an anti-Islamophobia demonstration that has divided France's political class.
Pakistan celebrates Sikh ruler Maharaja Ranjit Singh, pays tribute to Bhagat Singh; but India opposes Jinnah's portrait because of 'religious nationalism'The question is why Pakistan thinks that these men are celebrated when India is going through a strong anti-Muslim phase. And it is because Pakistan also has a powerful Punjabi nationalism. More than..
Dutch lawmaker Wilders appeals discrimination convictionLawyers for Dutch anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders appealing his 2016 conviction for inciting discrimination called on Tuesday for a delay in court proceedings to allow an inquiry into whether the..
Dutch lawmaker Wilders seeks probe into hate speech convictionLawyers for Dutch anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders appealing his 2016 hate speech conviction called on Tuesday for a delay in court proceedings to allow an inquiry into whether the charges were..
OIC notes with concern growing Islamophobia in many parts of the world: statementThe Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit in Mecca said on Saturday that it noted with concern growing Islamophobia in many parts of the world, according to the summit's final statement.