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Did Muslim countries mistake other planets for Eid moon?

23 May, 2020

An Emirati astronomy centre said some Muslim countries may have mistaken other planets for the new moon sighting that signals the end of Ramadan.

Which Arab countries will be in lockdown this Eid?

20 May, 2020

Muslims across the Arab world are preparing for a very different Eid amid a coronavirus epidemic.

Mauritania reinstates mosque prayer restrictions amid Covid-19 spike

15 May, 2020

After a rise in coronavirus cases, Mauritania is reinstating mosque prayer restrictions

Coronavirus cases near Sahrawi refugee camps prompt outbreak fears

10 May, 2020

Nine Covid-19 cases have been detected in Algeria’s Tindouf province, where tens of thousands of Sahrawi refugees live in camps.

Mauritanians flock to mosques after prayer ban lifted

09 May, 2020

Mauritanians have packed Mosques, ignoring social distancing rules.

Mauritania confirms first coronavirus case

14 March, 2020

An expatriate man who had flown into Mauritania from Europe has tested positive for coronavirus.

UAE allocates $2 bn for investment in Mauritania

03 February, 2020

Mauritania will receive $2 billion in investments from the United Arab Emirates, state media said on Sunday.

Mauritania arrests 10 men after purported gay wedding

31 January, 2020

Ten men were arrested in Mauritania after a video of a birthday party was said to be the country's first gay marriage ceremony.

Dakar Rally opens dark new chapter in Saudi sportswashing

14 January, 2020

Comment: An 'open' Saudi Arabia has nothing to do with hosting sporting events, and everything to do with transparency and accountability, writes Anthony Harwood.

31 women killed in Burkina Faso extremist attack

25 December, 2019

Burkina Faso's president has declared two days of national mourning after one of the worst attacks in the west African nation's modern history.

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