In brief

Imran Khanʹs Pakistan poll win aided by a phone app and a database

Trump predicts Iran talks "pretty soon"

IS claims Tajikistan attack that killed 4 foreign cyclists

Turkish court rejects US pastor's appeal

Former Pakistan PM Sharif moved back to jail

Israeli Arab lawmaker quits 'racist' parliament over law

Iraq PM sacks electricity minister after weeks of protest

Jailed former Pakistani PM Sharif transferred to hospital

Final Pakistan election results announced after days of delay

Khan leads after Pakistani elections, but lacks majority

"So much love": Özil thanks Arsenal fans after Germany racism row

Israel's Netanyahu holds talks with Druze on Jewish nation state law

Mysterious missing parts of Malcolm X's autobiography found

Turkey arrests German for spreading Kurdish propaganda

Khan supporters celebrate as Pakistan faces electoral chaos

Henna losing its allure as Tunisia's "red gold"

Indonesian Christian jailed for Facebook post 'insulting' Islam

Tibet bans religious activities for students

Voting underway in Pakistan despite fears of violence

Germany arrests wife in foiled "biological attack" plot

Erdogan calls Özil, praises exit from German team

Trump warns Iranian president against threatening US

Turkey hails "goal against fascist virus" after Özil quits Germany side

Arab-Israeli lawmakers blast 'law of Jewish superiority' after vote

Austrian province faces controversy over kosher meat register

UN 'deeply concerned' as communal violence surges in Mali

Dutch foreign minister criticised for saying multi-cultural societies are violent

U.S. pastor denied release in latest trial hearing in Turkey

Chinese 'Muslim re-education camps' in spotlight at Kazakh trial

Qatar ploughs ahead with World Cup plans despite crises

New migrant radio show in Lebanon seeks to break down stereotypes

Egypt targets social media and free speech with new law

Tens of thousands protest in Morocco over jailed Rif activists

Tunisia fights corruption with new illegal enrichment law

Electioneering in Pakistan provides a platform for radicals and extremists

Erdogan issues new decrees on second anniversary of failed coup

Germany to expand consultations with Muslim community

Muslim electoral candidates in USA face backlash

Human Rights Watch: Egypt uses counterterrorism laws to prosecute critics

Headscarved Malaysian girl wows with freestyle football skills

Muslims in China's 'Little Mecca' fear eradication of Islam

Pakistan's Imran Khan "quietly confident" he will be PM

Saudi Arabia arrests prominent cleric Safar al-Hawali

Army raises flag in Daraa, cradle of Syria revolt

Muslim scholars plead for peace in Afghanistan

German Turks warn of racism in angry World Cup post-mortem

Turkey sentences 72 defendants to life in coup bridge trial

Massive Turkey-funded mosque stirs unease in north Cyprus

Pakistan army says it has 'no direct role' in July 25 election

Migrants dreaming of Spain live off Moroccan dump

Germany's Seehofer launches "Migration Master Plan" with birthday jab at deportees

German court urges anti-Islam author Sarrazin and publisher to settle