In brief

Fewer migrants and a burka ban: Germany's AfD releases manifesto

Pakistan police investigate allegations of blasphemy

Putin urges Netanyahu to focus on present Iran ties

U.S. programme for Afghan translators in jeopardy

Libya's eastern parliament quits UN peace deal with Tripoli

Indonesia court jails sect leaders

Fight IS, start 'revolution': Why foreigners join Syria Kurds

U.N. envoy for Western Sahara offers resignation

Turkish minister accuses Germany of political pressure on Turks

Dutch 'Trudeau' aims to stem far-right election hopes

Rival prayers, yells, tensions over proposed US mosque

Decried as Muslim ban, will Trump decree pass legal muster?

Bali won't cover up statues for Saudi king

Afghan security adviser: Muslims suffer terrorism, too

Wanted: Female candidates for Algeria's parliament quota

Saudi Arabia denies transgender women killed by police

Dutch back Muslims as far-right MP vows to close mosques

Erdogan jibes at "Nazi" Germany serve his drive for new powers

Egypt's Mukhabarat hires Washington lobbyists to boost image

Tunis to restore abandoned Christian cemetery

Trump signs revised travel ban in bid to overcome legal challenges

Sisi defends anti-IS fight after Copts flee Sinai

Saudi king arrives in Indonesia under tight security

Egypt arrests 9 Muslim Brotherhood leaders

Australia's migration system at a glance

Germany's divided anti-migrant AfD alarmed by poll dip

Trump promises strong America

NY museums wage cultural war against Trump prejudice

Muslim and Christian clerics convene co-existence meeting

Burkina parties for top film festival a year after attacks

Egypt's parliament expels lawmaker critical of human rights record

UN defends refugee vetting as Trump mulls revised entry ban

Turkey jails German journalist on terrorism charges

Mahershala Ali becomes first Muslim actor to win Oscar

Woman journalist says being targeted by Sudan Islamic hardliners

Muhammad Ali Jr. says airport detention made him feel "violated"

UN envoy urges action to end Rohingya suffering

Shrine to Islamist murderer reveals Pakistan's challenges

Israeli prime minister meets Australian opposition leader

Dutch immigrants' party challenging the far-right

Saudi's first Comic-Con fest penalised for 'violation'

Muslims raise over $91,000 for vandalised Jewish cemetery in Missouri

The Lake Chad region: 'Africa's most acute crisis'

Sacked Turkish academics take protest to the streets

Sunni Islam's Al-Azhar in Cairo dialogue with Vatican

British IS bomber was ex-Guantanamo Bay detainee

Canada to welcome 1,200 Yazidi refugees from Iraq

Iran on mission to Saudi Arabia to rejoin Hajj amid tensions

Israeli soldier gets 18 months for killing Palestinian

Egypt's Sisi and Jordan's Abdullah reaffirm support for two-state solution

France's Le Pen cancels meet with Lebanon grand mufti over headscarf

Saudi Arabia and Israel present de facto united front against Iran