Relations between Iraq and Iran have grown rapidly recently, leading some to question whether a powerful alliance could emerge that threatens Western interests.
The phenomenon of temporary marriage in the Islamic Republic of Iran is explored in the documentary In the Bazaar of Sexes.
Protesters condemn Iran, Shiism and Muslim Brotherhood during demonstration in Heliopolis; Iranian chargé d'affaires blames protest on Syrian opposition.
Marginalized by both a patriarchal society and the narrow confines of Western feminist discourse, Muslim women are developing their own form of activism.
The Salafi Dawah and the Nour Party are launching campaigns against Egypt’s warming ties with Iran.
Dozens of Salafis staged a protest in front of Al-Azhar University in Nasr City in protest against the visit of an Iranian official.
While Islam is increasing in political importance throughout the Arab world, people in the Islamic Republic of Iran are leaving the mosques in droves.
President Mohamed Morsi hosts tripartite meeting with Turkish and Iranian heads of state in sideline to OIC summit in Cairo.
The Iranian president arrived in Cairo to a warm welcome from Mohamed Morsi, but Salafist groups are concerned about resuming relations with the Shia state.
Al-Azhar leader warns Iranian president against 'interference' in the Gulf's internal affairs; denounces 'spread of Shiism' in Sunni countries.