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Adnan Oktar preached creationism and conservative values while women in revealing outfits danced around him to upbeat music in the TV studio.

Trump's personal pastor and spiritual advisor appears to be pulling out all the stops.

Modi 'didn't ask' for Naik extradition, says Malaysia PM

The New Arab

Modi 'didn't ask' for Naik extradition, says Malaysia PM

Malaysia's prime minister says Indian leader Narendra Modi made no request to extradite preacher Zakir Naik when the pair met in Russia earlier this month.

Is Saudi Arabia turning its back on Zakir Naik?

The New Arab

Is Saudi Arabia turning its back on Zakir Naik?

A recent report by the Saudi-funded Al-Arabiya news website suggests Riyadh may be turning it's back on Zakir Naik.

Malaysia bans <em>televangelist</em> Zakir Naik from giving public speeches

The New Arab

Malaysia bans televangelist Zakir Naik from giving public speeches

Malaysian police have confirmed a public speaking ban on Indian preacher Zakir Naik amid an investigation into the controversial ...

The New Arab

Malaysian politician accuses Zakir Naik of 'incitement'

A Malaysian politician has reiterated calls for televangelist Zakir Naik to leave the Southeast Asian country, accusing the preacher of inciting racial tensions.

The New Arab & agencies

Interpol rejects India's application to blacklist Muslim televangelist

India is reportedly undeterred in its pursuit of an Interpol Red Corner Notice (RCN) against Zakir Naik following the international body's ...

The New Arab

India seeking Interpol extradition of Zakir Naik from Malaysia

Indian authorities are taking steps to obtain an Interpol Red notice to pressure Malaysia to extradite controversial TV preacher Zakir Naik.

Paul R. Pillar

The Khashoggi case and tribalism run amok

Comment: Trump's attitude to the Khashoggi affair rigidly divides the Middle East into purported friends and enemies, writes Paul R. Pillar.

Turkey arrests Muslim <em>televangelist</em> fond of 'dancing girls'

The New Arab

Turkey arrests Muslim televangelist fond of 'dancing girls'

Adnan Oktar is known for his talk shows that blend theological discussion and dancing.

The New Arab

Activists want India's 'hate-preacher' Zakir Naik banned from Lebanon

Activists in Lebanon are launching a campaign to ban controversial Indian preacher Zakir Naik from entering the country, after a local cleric ...

All Egyptian women are survivors of sexual violence

Gehad Quisay

All Egyptian women are survivors of sexual violence

Blog: A viral hashtag has reopened discussion about Egypt's sexual harassment epidemic - but why is it happening and how did it start?

Sheikh-bashing Egyptian film angers Muslim clerics

The New Arab

Sheikh-bashing Egyptian film angers Muslim clerics

An Egyptian film that makes fun of the country's conservative Muslim establishment and fundamentalism has stirred controversy and sparked calls ...

Amr Khaled: Heralding Sisi's newest messenger

Belal Fadl

Amr Khaled: Heralding Sisi's newest messenger

Comment: The Egyptian televangelist preacher seems to have been recruited by Sisi's regime to sedate the masses with a 'fix yourself ...

Turnout low in Egypt's long-awaited parliamentary election Turnout low in Egypt's long-awaited parliamentary election

Al-Araby al-Jadeed staff

Turnout low in Egypt's long-awaited parliamentary election

Apathy and frustration characterised elections held Sunday for Egypt's first legislature in more than three years, a chamber widely expected to ...

Alex Wright

Saudi journalist 'silenced' over perceived royal slur

Authorities in Saudi Arabia have reportedly blocked prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi from giving a lecture because its title was deemed offensive to the Kingdom's late king.

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