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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…

Open Letter to my Iraq Christian Brothers and to the so-called Bagdadi caliphate

Open Letter to my Iraq Christian Brothers and to the so-called Bagdadi caliphate There is a unique distinction in the great religion that has been established by the Prophet of…

Reply to Nadine Morano “It’s a French woman’s duty to wear a bikini, says ex-minister ” (French)

Source: The Huffington Post By Asif Arif: Elève-avocat au Barreau de Paris, chargé d’enseignement à l’Université de Paris Dauphine et Directeur du site internet Cultures & Croyances. Auteur, aux éditions l’Harmattan, du…

Saudi prince robbed in Paris after motorcade held at gunpoint Gunmen escape with £200,000 and ‘sensitive documents’ after attack on diplomatic convoy

Heavily armed gunmen stole thousands of pounds in an attack on a convoy of diplomatic vehicles belonging to a Saudi prince in the north of Paris on Sunday evening, French…

France bombs Islamists in north Mali

French forces have bombed Islamist militant positions in northern Mali. READ MORE…  …

L’Ahmadiyya : un islam interdit

Interview exclusif: Asif Arif “Au Pakistan, les ahmadis persécutés” Il y a plusieurs jours, trois personnes étaient lynchées par la foule au Pakistan. Leur tort : être de confession ahmadie. Asif…

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