Islam Times - President of Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Masoud Barzani has called for a non-binding independence referendum.
Islam Times - A street bearing the name of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group’s warlord, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in the Saudi capital Riyadh has made the news after Saudi citizens called for changing the street name.
Islam Times - Russia has accused UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond of "dangerously" spreading misinformation about Moscow’s role in Syria.
Islam Times - The European Commission has unveiled tight new security measures to detect and block the flow of funds to terrorist cells and organizations.
Islam Times - British Prime Minister David Cameron says the draft program unveiled by the European Union President Donald Tusk represents “real progress” in difficult negotiations with the bloc.
Islam Times - Russia has agreed to the participation of two Syrian militant groups in UN peace talks in Geneva, but said their presence does not mean they are not terrorists.
Islam Times - A court in Israel is set to decide if a man who burnt a Palestinian teenager alive is sane enough to face trial for the killing.
Islam Times - A court in Bahrain has sentenced eight people to three years in prison over allegations of engagement in violence in the capital of Manama, reports say.
Islam Times - A UK charity says Syrian refugee kids have been working in Turkish factories that supply two major European clothes retailers after reports that thousands of refugee children have disappeared in Europe.
Islam Times - A former German vice chancellor says the United States is losing its status as "a global hegemon."
Islam Times - American writer and political analyst Daniel Patrick Welch says the results from the Iowa caucuses show that the US Empire might be planning to put Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders in the White House to sell its foreign wars.
Islam Times - Video-sharing website YouTube has reportedly blocked an account belonging to Iranian Arabic-language news network Al-Alam under pressure from Saudi Arabia.
Islam Times - US Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley and Republican hopeful Mike Huckabee have suspended their campaigns after failing to show any significant performance in the Iowa caucuses.
Islam Times - The Syrian army has gained control of a strategic village near the Turkish border in Aleppo amid a successful offensive against foreign-backed Takfiri militants in the northwestern province.
Islam Times - Palestinian activists in Gaza are on the fourth day of a hunger strike in a show of solidarity with journalist Mohammed al-Qiq, who has been refusing food for over two months in an Israeli jail.
Islam Times - An international charity group has criticized wealthy countries for falling short of their obligations to help Syrian refugees, who have fled the nearly five-year violence gripping their homeland.
Islam Times - Saudi Arabia’s war on Yemen has ground into a no-win one, says the kingdom’s military which has been pounding the Arab world’s poorest nation for almost a year.
Islam Times - Authorities in France have demolished a makeshift mosque and a church used by refugees in the north of the country.
Islam Times - African leaders have endorsed a proposal by Kenya to push for withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Islam Times - Human Rights Watch has published a scathing report criticizing the United States for violating human rights in a variety of areas.