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religious extremism

South Asia has become a perfect breeding ground for religious extremism: SAMAF

Half of the population in the region is under 25 years of age, SAMAF chairman Nadeem Nusrat said at the US Capital organised by the body.

13 Jun 2019 3:09 PM

Avoid Christian gatherings, govt places in Egypt: ISIS leader tells Muslims

ISIS is increasingly targeting religious minorities, challenging President al-Sisi, who promised to protect them from extremism.

05 May 2017 3:48 PM

UK pupils face threat of religious extremism at illegal schools

140 suspected illegal schools haven't been inspected and no criminal cases have reached court, though 2 were considered for prosecution.

16 Apr 2017 6:38 PM

Chinese official earns demoted for not smoking in front of religious leaders

The act is regarded as a sign of timidity in fighting against religious extremism.

11 Apr 2017 1:33 PM

China bans burqas, abnormal beards in Muslim province of Xinjiang

The new regulation will dissuade burqa-clad women from entering the airports, railway stations and other public places.

01 Apr 2017 9:27 AM


China to prohibit beards, veils to tackle extremism in Xinjiang

A number of bans on select ‘extremist behaviours’ had previously been introduced in some places in Xinjiang.

30 Mar 2017 5:18 PM

Officials warn of global religious extremism threat to China

The government says Xinjiang faces a grave separatist threat from Uighur fighters linked to al-Qaida and the Islamic State group.

13 Mar 2017 3:17 PM