In brief

Desperate immigrants risk perilous winter trek to Canada

Myanmar to probe police over allegations of crimes against Rohingya

Turkey's election commission confirms 16 April as referendum date

Egypt inflation hit 29.6 percent in January

Muslim Indonesia's capital to vote in tolerance test

Guterres says 'Islamophobia' fuelling terrorism

Swiss back new citizenship rules in defeat for rightwing

NGO: Israeli settlers in West Bank top 421,000

Gulf Centre for Human Rights: Saudi frees rights activist

Italy and Tunisia sign declaration to combat migrant trafficking

Polisario says on alert along W.Sahara sand barrier

Egypt shuts down organisation treating torture victims

Haunted by prison ordeal, Turkish novelist won't stay silent

Federal appeals court refuses to reinstate Trump travel ban

Abducted Pakistani blogger breaks silence

Anti-foreigner group PEGIDA disrupts artwork unveiling in Dresden

Trump paints dark picture in defence of travel ban

Turkey sacks 4,400 more civil servants, including teachers and police

UN alarmed over migrants streaming into Yemen despite conflict

Court fines German-Turkish author over 'death camp' speech

UN reports mass rapes, baby killings targeting Rohingya in Myanmar

College responds to Trump's order with refugee scholarship

Rohingya refugees face uncertain future in Bangladesh

Indonesia takes aim at radicals behind governor protests

Hundreds march in Quebec in tribute to mosque shooting victims

Le Pen vows 'France first' at campaign launch

Islamic authority rejects Egypt's move to reform divorce

Mosque shooting a challenge to Canada pluralism

In New York refugee haven, new anxiety in age of Trump

Merkel presses Turkey to protect freedom of expression

Myanmar Buddhist monk muzzled after Muslim lawyer's murder

Erdogan rebukes Merkel over 'Islamist terror' comment

Italy's Muslims sign anti-extremism pact

Slovaks set up unit to fight extremism and hate speech

European populists seek "Trump boost" for anti-Islam stances

European populists seek "Trump boost" for anti-Islam stances

Play about IS tackles Muslim teen radicalisation

Tunisian held in Germany linked to 2015 Tunis museum attack

Russia says Trump should be more specific on Syria safe zones plan

Violence erupts during eviction of Israeli settlers from illegal outpost

Syria's HNC opposition says U.N. can't pick delegates to peace talks

Vatican worried about Trump immigration order

Canada PM dubs Quebec mosque shooting a 'terrorist attack'

Travel curbs show U.S. hatred of Muslims, say Islamist sympathisers

World leaders criticise Trump immigration move

Washington faith leaders reject immigration orders in Sunday sermons

No sign of breakthrough on first day of Syria talks

US military denies co-ordinating Syria air strikes with Russia

Iraqi forces claim recapture of eastern Mosul after 100 days of fighting

Malaysian PM tells Myanmar to "stop the killing" of Rohingya

Europe's right-wing populists to flex muscles in Germany meeting

Missing Pakistani activists' families decry blasphemy allegations