Kabul Shiite mosque suicide bomber kills at least 27

World Nov 22, 2016

Kabul Shiite mosque suicide bomber kills at least 27

A suicide bomber killed at least 27 people and wounded dozens in an attack Monday at a crowded mosque in Kabul, according to reports from the Afghan capital. The attacker reportedly blew himself or herself up inside the Baqir ul Olum mosque, used by members ...

The Osaka imam who represents Islam's growth in Japan

National Nov 26, 2014

The Osaka imam who represents Islam's growth in Japan

An Egyptian legal scholar based in Ibaraki, Osaka Prefecture, says he is working to increase understanding between the Japanese people and the more than 100,000 Muslims who live among them. Islam has gradually put down roots in Japan. There are now around 60 mosques, many ...