In brief

Bulgaria deputy PM wants new laws to stifle Islamism

Turkish pupils attend school under shadow of political row

Judge halts newest Trump travel ban

Migration fears top Czech campaign despite few refugees

Amnesty: Myanmar army has killed hundreds of Rohingya

Iran drops death sentence in Prophet Muhammad insult case

Instability set to follow IS collapse

Death toll from Somalia bomb attacks tops 300

Trump hostility set to deepen Iran power struggles

Iraqi Kurds say federal forces attack near disputed Kirkuk

Austrian vote gives mandate to far right to enter coalition talks

Hamas: Deal reached with Palestinian rival Fatah

Existing only from the Nile, Egypt fears disaster from a dam

Iraq court orders arrest of Kurd independence vote organisers

Austrian 'burka ban' confuses police – and sharks

Indian child brides sold in 'package deals' to men from Gulf states

Iran councillor suspended amid religious minority row

Malaysian sultans in rare intervention on intolerance

Austria poised to shift right as 31-year-old Kurz seeks leadership

Criticism as Iran picks anti-war film directed by woman for Oscars

100,000 more Rohingya wait to cross border into Bangladesh

Cinders and desolation in Iraq's Hawija after IS

Turkey Amnesty activists risk up to 15 years in jail: indictment

UN increases aid request after concern over Rohingya rights abuses

Red Cross decries worst Syria violence since Aleppo battle

Erdogan says Turkey will 'soon' close borders with Iraqi Kurdistan

Amnesty: Europe returning more Afghans despite violence

UNHCR alarmed at violence against Rohingyas in Sri Lanka

Austria's ban on full-face veils comes into force

Move over Superman: U.N. taps superheroine Burka Avenger to fight extremism

Egypt puts 17 men on trial for homosexuality

UN meeting on Myanmar spotlights Security Council divisions

Egyptian court hands fresh life sentence to Muslim Brotherhood leader

Turkey's Erdogan links fate of detained U.S. pastor to wanted cleric Gulen

Two Indian Kashmir activists win Norway′s Rafto Prize for human rights

Kurdish independence vote damages U.S. efforts to preserve unified Iraq

UNHCR chief appeals for more aid for 'desperate' Rohingya situation

Saudi Arabia to allow women to drive for 1st time next year

Ashura: why the holy day brings fear for Afghan Shias

Iraqi PM gives Kurdistan ultimatum on airports, threatens flight ban

Palestinian PM to visit Gaza for reconciliation efforts

Turkey vows to take "all measures" if Iraqi Kurdish referendum endangers security

Merkel faces tricky coalition talks, hard-right 'earthquake'

Trump replaces travel ban with new restrictions

Iraqi Kurds vote in referendum on independence from Baghdad

Iran's Rouhani vows to strengthen missiles despite U.S. warnings

After migrant influx, voters ask: what makes a German?

Anti-migrant, anti-Muslim, anti-Merkel: Germany's AfD

French businessman pledges to pay Austrian face veil fines

Study reveals Muslims 'attached' to Europe despite discrimination

Australian anti-Islam senator argues for plebiscite on burka ban

Iraqi Kurds pressure Baghdad with referendum bid