Daring to be different - Emel Algan, photo:


Giving the Headscarf a Makeover

Lale Akgün, photo: SPD


Against the Relativism of the Headscarf Debate!

Lawyers for Motassadeq have demanded his release from prison. (photo: AP)


Al-Qaida and the Courts

Ailton will soon be wearing the Qatari national team's jersey. (photo: AP)


A Brazilian in Qatar



Women Journalists Are Making Advances

Al Hurra logo (image: Al Hurra)

U.S.-Arab Relations

TV Channel Aims to Tackle Arab Resentment

Afghan refugees, photo: AP


Dutch Parliament Votes to Remove Asylum Seekers

photo: AP


Discovering Africa

Moroccan writer Fatima Mernissi, Photo: AP


Rebel for the Sake of Women

Flying their flags together - Palestinians and Israelis at the South Pole (photo: Breaking the Ice)

South Pole

Heated Discussions in the Pack Ice

Schoolgirls at the opening of a school in Afghanistan. (photo: AP)


Deutsche Welle and Cap Anamur Build Schools

The water pipe ritual in a Berlin bar (photo: Stephan Schmidt)

Oriental Hip

The Triumph of the Shisha

Chief Rabbi of Haifa, Rabbi Shear Yashuv Cohen, and Chief Sephardic Rabbi of Israel, Shlomo Amar (photo: Mary Fowles)

Religious Cooperation

The Importance of Inter-Religious Scholarship

A picture of normality amid the rubble in Baghdad. (photo: AP)


From The Orient to The Occident and Back

Have a seat: waiting room at the immigration office in Hamburg. (photo: AP)


Asylum Seekers Train to Help Others

President Jacques Chirac delivers his speech at the Elysee Palace, photo: AP


Chirac Seeks Law Banning Headscarf in Schools

All dressed up; the Afghani police officers in Berlin (photo: AP)

Women in the Police Force

Afghani Policewomen on Tour in Germany

Iranian clerics in Ghom waiting for the reformist theologian Montazeri, who is under house arrest. (photo: AP)

Reformist Islam

Adapting to Contemporary Interpretations of Islam

German convert in Berlin (photo: Christoph Eckelt)

Muslim Converts

"Less Restricted by the Burden of Tradition"

Photo: Mar Elias Educational Institutions

Middle East

Christian Arab Israeli University Opened