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The Lost Children: France Takes Stock of Growing Jihadist Problem By Julia Amalia Heyer

Sometimes Séverine Mehault climbs the stairs to the second floor for no reason at all. She walks along the hallway, past her son’s room and into her daughter’s bedroom. Then…

France adopts new anti-jihadist law

Alarabiya: France adopted Tuesday an anti-terrorism law which will slap a travel ban on anyone suspected of planning to wage jihad after the upper house Senate gave its final stamp…

Calais migrant crisis: UK police ‘should help’

British police should be sent to Calais to help solve the port’s “tremendous problem” with illegal immigration, the French interior minister has said. Bernard Cazeneuve told the BBC officers might…

French right-winger converts to Islam.

Local councillor Maxence Buttey, 22, has been suspended from a regional Front National committee after he went public with his decision and sent out a ‘proselytising video’ to party members.…

Ottawa : musulmans du Québec, dénoncez !

Ottawa, au Canada. Personne ne s’y attendait et pourtant, l’irréparable a été commis. Un jeune converti à ce que les médias appellent benoîtement l’islam, a commis un attentat contre une…

France to stamp out ‘le binge drinking’ with fines and jail terms

Telegraph: Crackdown on excessive drinking using hefty fines and threat of a year in jail on those who encourage it or sell products that portray drunkenness as fun considered under…

When schoolgirls dream of jihad, society has a problem. Look at France

theguardian: by Nabila Ramdani — Teenage angst can cause all kinds of unfortunate behaviour, but when schoolgirls tell their parents they want to join the fight in Syria and Iraq,…

Headscarf ban turns France’s Muslim women towards homeworking

theguardian: by Faiza Zerouala — Every day Meryem Belmokhtar turns her tidy sitting-room into a workshop. She lays out the equipment on the table, puts on rubber gloves and dips…

French convert who drove 7,000 km for Umrah now king’s guest for Haj

JEDDAH: P.K. ABDUL GHAFOUR A French pilgrim who recently converted to Islam and drove 7,000 km in his car with his wife to perform Umrah is now in Makkah as…

Western Muslims, troubled, rally against extremism

AP | Sep 27, 2014 | 22:39 Muslims attend a gathering in front of the Paris Mosque after Friday prayers to pay tribute to Herve Gourdel, a French mountain guide…

French President Hollande condemns Algeria beheading

French President Francois Hollande has strongly condemned the beheading in Algeria of tourist Herve Gourdel by a jihadist group linked to Islamic State (IS) militants. The president described the killing…

French tourist Herve Gourdel abducted by Algeria militants

A French tourist has been kidnapped in Algeria by a militant group linked to Islamic State (IS), French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has confirmed. Herve Gourdel, 55, was seized on…

French Muslims support Mideast Christians against Islamic State

PARIS — The Muslim Council in France, home to Europe’s largest Islamic minority, denounced the persecution of Middle East Christians on Tuesday and said mosques across the country would pray…

French right-wing weekly sparks storm for attack on Muslim minister

AFP French Education minister Najat Vallaud-Belkacem leaves the Elysee Palace in Paris on September 3, 2014, after a weekly cabinet meetingFrench Education minister Najat Vallaud-Belkacem leaves the Elysee Palace in…

Putin unveils Ukraine truce plan, France halts warship

Summary President Vladimir Putin outlined plans for a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine Wednesday but Ukraine’s premier dismissed the proposal, while France expressed its disapproval of Moscow’s support for separatist forces…

France bans Muslim worker from nuclear sites

A French court has upheld a ban on a Muslim engineer from accessing nuclear sites, citing his links with what it termed as “jihadist networks”, but his lawyer called it…

L’AHMADIYYA : UN ISLAM INTERDIT – Asif Arif

L’AHMADIYYA : UN ISLAM INTERDIT Histoire et persécutions d’une minorité au Pakistan Asif Arif L’ “Ahmadiyya “ou, péjorativement “Qadianis”, représente un mouvement fondé en 1889 en Inde par Mirza Ghulam…

French President names new cabinet in ‘last chance’ reshuffle.

By RFI French President Francois Hollande named a new cabinet on Tuesday after an open row led to the removal of top dissident voices against austerity cuts. The first government of…

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