In brief

Syria's peace talks in limbo as opposition stays away

2016 campaign a season of discomfort for US Muslims

Egyptian female writer jailed for insulting Islam

Gay rights group to open centre for LGBT asylum seekers in Berlin

Indonesian extremist groups getting international financing says minister

Australian charged with possession of al-Qaida terror manual

France vows to maintain ″order″ in Calais

Egypt's al-Sisi on 2011 uprising anniversary: democracy needs time

Kenyans honour Muslim man who shielded Christians in attack

Tunisia imposes nationwide curfew after protests over unemployment

Amazon gives revenue from anti-Islam group song to refugees

Syria talks "likely" delayed as opposition quarrels

Organisation of Islamic Co-operation condemns attacks on Saudi missions in Iran

IS radio beams threatening propaganda across rural Afghanistan

New Yorkers file $11m lawsuit over plane eviction

Hamtramck, a 12-mosque town in the heart of America

Danish town makes pork mandatory in public institutions

Italy sets up council for relations with Muslims

UK website targets parents who fear children may join IS

Amnesty says Kurds conducting campaign to uproot Arabs in north Iraq

Moroccan photographer Leila Alaoui dies of injuries following Ouagadougou attack

Professor who said Muslims and Christians worship the same God likely to be fired

US Scout troop balances Muslim faith with American values

Nigerian military under scrutiny after Shia group clashes

British PM attacks isolation of Muslim women

Hair today? Gambia lifts headscarf edict

Abuse and sexual harassment of asylum seeker children on Nauru claims former teacher

Anti-Muslim campaigning feeds extremist propaganda

Islamic extremists attack African Union base in Somalia

Indonesia on alert as police probe attacks

Canada resettles 10,000 Syrian refugees

German ministers propose easing deportations of foreign convicts

Merkel condemns ″murderous″ Istanbul attack as 8 German citizens die

Evacuation talks under way for besieged Syria town

Saudi Arabia not seeking escalation

Syria rebels say "international pressure" will prolong crisis

Indonesia's Muslim women hail female-only motorbike taxis

Charlie Hebdo's anti-God cover is unfair, says Vatican paper

Indonesia turns to China as ethnic Uighurs join would-be jihadists

Bangladesh upholds death sentence for top Islamist leader

Islamic State threatens to destroy Saudi prisons after executions

One dead as Saudi police attacked in executed cleric's hometown

U.S. urges diplomatic engagement and calm after Saudi Arabia cuts Iran ties

IS threatens Britain in new executions video

200 protest in Istanbul over curfews in mainly Kurdish areas

Syrian rebel group backs Saudi move to cut ties with Iran

Case-by-case reviews return for all refugees to Germany

Al-Shabab claims responsibility for suicide bombing in popular Mogadishu restaurant

Saudi-led coalition ends Yemen truce

Iraq's top Shia cleric Sistani condemns Nimr execution as "unjust aggression"

Iran's Rouhani says it's up to Muslims to correct Islam's image

Pakistan Taliban reject Islamic State leader's claim to be ″caliph″