Sheikh Shady Alsuleiman has been targeted for preaching the well-known and official Islamic view on homosexuality. Why the fuss?
Malcolm Turnbull has met with faith leaders at Kirribilli House, becoming the first prime minister to host an iftar, the fast-breaking meal during Ramadan.
Art project celebrates the shared history of Aboriginal and Muslim people in Australia — dating back to the arrival of Makassan fishermen in the 1600s and later the Afghan cameleers.
Victorian students are flocking to Islamic schools in record numbers, with enrolments increasing by almost 70 per cent in the past eight years.
A local councillor opposed to the building of a mosque in Bendigo sent a disturbing image of babies with mutilated genitals to a woman who supported the development.
Australia is set to become the newest entrant to the Islamic debt market this year as a solar-power joint venture seeks to sell a debut sukuk in Malaysia’s offshore tax haven of Labuan.
The Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV), the peak body for Muslims in Victoria, says that the community is in deep shock following the dramatic end to the hostage crisis this morning. (Update I)
AN anti-mosque protest on the Sunshine Coast has turned ugly this morning as verbal clashes erupted between anti-Islamists and students supporting freedom of religion.
The City of Kalgoorlie Boulder approved the construction of a mosque in the inland city during a heated council meeting on Monday night, passing the motion six votes to four.
The anti-Islam group that brought controversial Dutch politician Geert Wilders to Australia has emerged as a key force behind protests against the building of a mosque in Bendigo.
A $3 million mosque has been approved in East Bendigo amid fury from a group of residents who demanded to know what “safety measures” had been taken to prevent a terrorist attack […]
About 20 ambassadors from Islamic countries have demanded the foreign minister explain changes to the government’s policy on Israeli settlements.
Prime minister seeks to play down international backlash over Australia’s decision to stop referring to ‘occupied’ territory
“The state-sanctioned murder of Australian citizens at the hand of the US’s drone program is nothing short of a program of control by terror. These are despicable acts and the Australian Government’s […]
A fringe anti-Islamic group’s hate campaign against Muslims has sparked a backlash, with police investigating death threats and an apparent attempted murder, and a warning that this report contains offensive language.
A new museum showcasing Islamic art, design and ingenuity has officially opened its doors to the public.
The first multi-faith room in an Australian shopping centre has been opened.
Melbourne-based First Guardian plans to launch an Islamic pension fund in January, collaborating with some of Australia’s most well-known Muslim organisations to tap the country’s $1.5 trillion private pension system, the world’s […]
One killed, two injured, in stabbing at Dallas mosque. Update #4.
Tony Abbott is facing a fight against Australia’s indigenous, Jewish, Arab, Chinese, Greek, Armenian, Lebanese and Muslim populations, who have united in urging the government not to proceed with announced plans to […]