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Protesters hold banners during the demonstration under the slogan ‘New Islam Law? Not with us!’ in front of the parliament ahead of the vote. Photograph: Herbert Neubauer/EPA

Austria’s parliament passed a law on Wednesday that seeks to regulate how Islam is administered, singling out its large Muslim minority for treatment (...)

French president Francois Hollande delivers a speech during the 30th annual diner held by the French Jewish Institutions Representative Council on February 23rd, 2015. Photograph: Etienne Laurent/AFP/Getty Images

French President Francois Hollande urged internet companies like Google and Facebook on Monday to fight hate speech online.He made the comments during(...)

Miners dig for diamons in Zimbabwe. As a compact, stable, and transferable store of value, diamonds offer enormous advantages to smugglers, money launderers, and tax evaders.

In the spring of 2005, Erez Daleyot, a Belgian-Israeli diamond tycoon with some dubious connections, paid a visit to his Swiss bankers at HSBC Private(...)

British foreign office minister Sayeeda Warsi has resigned from cabinet over the government’s policy on Gaza. Photograph:  Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images.

Britain’s first Muslim cabinet member has resigned from her position as a minister in the foreign office, saying she could no longer support the gover(...)

US president Barack Obama signed a law today that effectively bars an Iranian diplomat from serving as an envoy at the United Nations. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst /Reuters

US president Barack Obama signed a law today that effectively bars an Iranian diplomat from serving as an envoy at the United Nations because o(...)

Central African Army Forces soldiers gather during a speech by interim president  Catherine Samba-Panza  at the National College of Administration and Magistrature in the capital Bangui today. Photograph: Siegfried Modola/Reuters.

A group of soldiers in Central African Republic’s capital today lynched a man whom they suspected of having been a rebel, minutes after hearing the n(...)

French soldiers leave their base in Mpoko international airport in Bangui. Photograph: Reuters/Emmanuel Braun

Relative calm returned to the Central African Republic yesterday after three days of heavy fighting between Christians and Muslims, with France sayin(...)

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