In brief

Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan faces new rape accusation

Rare Israeli-Palestinian compromise at UNESCO brings hope

Indonesia steamrolls bootleg booze as death toll nears 100

Myanmar official: Rohingya likely allowed to apply for citizenship

UNICEF: Boko Haram has abducted over 1,000 children in Nigeria since 2013

Indonesia's Aceh to take caning indoors after backlash

Muslim activist from Australia denied entry into U.S.

Gaza's hospitals taxed by wounded from Israeli fire

Myanmar court refuses to dismiss charges against journalists

NGOs urge Spain not to sell warships to Saudi Arabia

Will the Saudi Crown Prince reform Wahhabism in Europe?

Why might Syria's regime have dropped toxic gas on Ghouta?

Girls' headscarf ban debate ties Merkel's conservatives in knots

Iranian village lets women watch football

U.S. weighs strong response to Syria attacks despite risk of Russia clash

Morocco mulls 'all options' over its Western Sahara truce threat claim

Bangladesh launches billion dollar 'model' mosques to counter radicals

Gaza violence is latest salvo in war of narratives

Switzerland records sharp rise in racist incidents

Immigration row overshadows start of Merkel's fourth term

Egypt prosecutor orders website editor detained for 15 days

From liberal hero to right-wing icon, Orban's appeal trumps rivals

Four killed in IS suicide attack on Iraq party headquarters

Austria plans headscarf ban for primary school pupils

Missiles fired at Syrian government airbase; U.S. denies involvement

Malala: global icon of girls' education

Refugees from Erdogan's Turkey seek to make a new life in Germany

White supremacist pleads guilty to Quebec City mosque murders

Saudis likely to show restraint as Yemen crisis escalates

Egypt tries to boost voter turnout with incentives and threats

Iraqi Roma village school reopens 14 years after destruction

Palestinians prepare mass demonstrations along Gaza border

Vienna spurns far-right politics to offer young migrants an education

Largest convoy yet evacuates Syria's ruined Ghouta

In Egypt's election, turnout provides the only suspense

Tearful Syrians leave rebel enclave in largest evacuation yet

Christians and Muslims come together to mourn victims of France attack

Keeping refugee families apart in the U.S.

Egypt accuses expelled Times reporter of 'breaking law'

Jewish candidate for Muslim party breaks barriers in Tunisia

Schoolgirl who refused to convert to Islam still held by Boko Haram

India police: Punishment of self-styled 'cow protectors' a historic first

Dutch far-right campaign on anti-Islam platform in local elections

Sisi says he wanted more challengers in Egyptian election

Tales of terror echo round African arts extravaganza

For Singapore, religious rehabilitation is a counter-terrorism weapon

Merkel hits back at minister who denied Islam's place in Germany

What next for rebels and civilians in Syria's crumbling Ghouta?

Egypt censors play about run-up to 2011 revolution

Gulf nations throw support to Egypt's Sisi as election nears

With Rohingya gone, Myanmar's ethnic Rakhine seek Muslim-free 'buffer zone'

No room for debate as Egypt's Sisi poised for second term