What is society's perception of Muslim women? Author Nura Maznavi details her everyday encounters with individuals who have stereotyped Muslim women, and tells the tale of how she has confronted the monolith and taken control of her narrative by sharing stories of something that transcends all boundaries: love.
Our emotions influence every aspect of our lives — how we learn, how we communicate, how we make decisions. Yet they're absent from our digital lives; the devices and apps we interact with have no way of knowing how we feel.
Asil Attar, Rabia Zargarpur and Aiisha Ramadan, are three Arab women with incredibly unique success stories. Fustany met up with these inspiring ladies to talk more about the constantly growing fashion scene in the Middle East.
When hearing about women's rights in the Muslim world, the assumed story is often exclusively one of oppression, marginalisation and lack of power. However, many often forget that eight countries have had Muslim women as their head of state.
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai on Monday urged Myanmar leaders to take "immediate action" to prevent the persecution of the country's Rohingya Muslims, most of whom are considered by the government to be illegal immigrants.
There are five impressive ladies who absolutely kill it in the fields of science, tech, engineering and math. Maryam Mirzakhani, a Harvard-educated mathematician and professor at Stanford University in California, is one of them.