A police officer stands guard during Friday prayers at the Baitul Mukarram National Mosque, providing extra security after the Christchurch mosque attacks in New Zealand, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photograph: Mohammad Ponir Hossain/ Reuters

French, British authorities have stepped up security measures near religious sites after deadly attacks against two mosques in New Zealand left 49 peo(...)

Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader, Jeremy Corbyn, being greeted by young women  on  a visit to Finsbury Park Mosque on Visit My Mosque day, in London, on Sunday. Photograph: Peter Nicholls/Reuters

A man has been arrested after Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was egged during a visit to a north London mosque. The attacker was overheard to say,(...)

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan said Shamima Begum should be returned to Britain and investigated there. Photograph: Daniel Leal Olivas/AFP/Getty Images

The decision to strip Shamima Begum of her UK citizenship on the basis she is of Bangladeshi heritage could have implications for millions of people w(...)

Boris Johnson brings tea to journalists outside his home in Oxfordshire on Sunday. Photograph: Aaron Chown/PA Wire

Britain’s largest Islamic organisation will write to British prime minister Theresa May on Monday demanding that Boris Johnson be subject to a full di(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris: FGM is never ever justifiable.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The Minister for Health Simon Harris has condemned comments made by a Muslim cleric in relation to female genital mutilation (FGM) as being “offensive(...)

The arrested suspect has been named as Darren Osborne, a 47-year old living in Cardiff. File photograph: Facebook

A man arrested over the Finsbury Park terror attack has been further arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism (...)

Dubliner Terence Kelly outside the Mosque in Clonskeagh in 2010. Photograph: Alan Betson

Terence “Khalid” Kelly died last week after carrying out an Islamic State suicide bombing in Iraq, according to the jihadist group. In June, 2004, in(...)

An episode of Fireman Sam in which a character appeared to tread on a page from the Koran has been removed from Channel 5’s streaming site, the TV network said.

An episode of Fireman Sam in which a character appeared to tread on a page from the Koran has been removed from Channel 5’s streaming site, the TV ne(...)

In an interview with Piers Morgan on ITV’s Good Morning Britain programme, Donald Trump said Muslims were not reporting suspected terrorist activity. Photograph: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

British Muslims are “absolutely not reporting” suspected terrorists, Donald Trump said as he pledged to “hit Isis so hard you wouldn’t believe it” if (...)

 Spectators stand for a minutes silence to pay tribute to the victims of last week’s Tunisia beach attack on Murray Mound during Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships  in London today.  Photograph: Carl Court/Getty Images

Britain observed a minute’s silence on Friday as part of an official day of mourning for the tourists killed in a massacre on a Tunisian beach last w(...)

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