British Prime Minister David Cameron wants London to become center of Islamic finance. On the opening day of the World Islamic Economic Forum, he announced an new Islamic Index for the London Stock Exchange and Britain's first Islamic bond.
Mifid II, a major revamp of European Union finance rules was launched this week. Its goals: Greater transparency, competitiveness and efficiency in financial instruments, and less scope for fraud and malfeasance.
Tens of thousands of Muslims fought for the Nazis in World War Two. DW spoke with historian David Motadel about whether pragmatism or anti-Semitism drove Adolf Hitler's overtures and why some Muslim leaders backed him.
Nathalie Haddadi said she was sending her son money to help finance his medical treatment in Malaysia and did not know anything about his plans to fight in Syria. A French judge did not believe her.
The US president has circulated videos from a far-right British group on his Twitter account. The incident sparked outrage in the UK, with the British government condemning Donald Trump's actions as "wrong."
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