In brief

Two suspected lesbians in Indonesia to undergo rehabilitation

Erdogan's ″anti-terrorism″ rally in France draws thousands

Cyprus' top Muslim cleric sends message of peace

Saudi Arabia avoids UN scrutiny of Yemen air attacks

Bangladesh expat bloggers threatened by al-Qaida-linked terror group

″1,001 Titanics″ stages refugee woes on high seas

Signs of increasing suicides in devastated Gaza

Indonesia prays for Islamic banking boom

Gaza's power crisis reaches new heights

World has "lost humanity" on Syria: Malala

Russian Putin opens Moscow's largest mosque, warns against extremists

Russian "visitors" receive warm welcome in coastal Syria

Iran holds anti-Saudi protest over hajj stampede deaths

Ex-fighter's calls for Algeria Islamist party stir ghosts of past

Nigeria bullish on Boko Haram but fear of attack lingers

Muslim Americans welcome first NY Eid school holiday

Swedish non-profit initiative Refugee Air to airlift Syrian refugees to safety in the EU

IS defectors disillusioned with killing Muslims: a study

Iraqis buy life jackets for trip to Europe's distant shores

For refugees in Australia, resettlement first step in road

Kerry says US to take in 85,000 refugees in 2016, rising to 100,000 in 2017

Trump says not "morally obligated" to defend Obama

Muslim environmentalist could become Oslo mayor

Husband bars Iran footballer from Asian championship

Syrian refugees seek new passports as a ticket to Europe

Muslim leaders hopeful of new direction

Canada court lets women wear veil for citizenship oath

Iran's President Rouhani sends message for Jewish New Year

Hajj to go ahead after Mecca crane collapse kills 107

Bangladesh internet law has ″chilling effect″: UN rapporteur

Meat ban draws anger in Mumbai

Baghdad condemns Turkish incursion into Iraq

Whisky, clubs, music: Karachi's nightlife behind closed doors

Cameron confirms UK staying out of EU refugee quotas

Austrian president's visit in Iran stirs hope of EU rapprochement

Indian Muslims condemn IS, calling it ″un-Islamic″

Media fear of Islam ″obsessional″: France's Houellebecq

Hungarian PM says refugees "threaten Europe's Christian identity"

Top Saudi cleric slams Iran prophet movie

UN calls on Lebanon to elect president as protests grow

UN says Gaza could be "uninhabitable" by 2020

More than 10,000 Icelanders ready to welcome Syrians

Egypt muezzin suspended over "Facebook prayer call"

Iran premieres big-budget epic film "Muhammad"

British Library rejects Taliban trove fearing terror laws

In talks, Muslim rebels seek independence in south Thailand

In first, headscarf-wearing woman named minister in Turkey

Iran bars Barenboim, thwarting Tehran concert plan

A brief history of Palmyra, the ancient pearl of Syria's desert

Jordan's king tells Putin he must help find solution on Syria

Baseball: ESPN pulls Schilling over Muslim "Nazi" tweet

Bookstore raid by religious authorities in Malaysia ruled illegal