Family mourns Nigerian pilgrim who fled Boko Haram but died in Haj crush

By Reuters Staff
October 9, 2015
(Mourners embrace each other as they pay their respects during a visit to the family of Bilikisu Yusuf, one of the victims of the stampede which occurred in Saudi Arabia's Mina, in Kaduna, Nigeria September 26, 2015. According to local media, Bilikisu was the former national leader of the Federation of Muslim Women Association of Nigeria as well as a veteran journalist. At least 717 pilgrims from around the world were killed on Thursday in a crush outside the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi authorities said, in the worst disaster to strike the annual haj pilgrimage for 25 years. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde)

(Mourners embrace as they pay their respects during a visit to the family of a victim of the stampede during the haj this year, in Kaduna, Nigeria September 26, 2015. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde)

France’s far-right National Front targets Muslim vote in Paris region

By Reuters Staff
October 9, 2015
(Wallerand de Saint-Just, French far-right National Front party treasurer and lead candidate for the regional elections in the Ile-de-France region, poses during an interview with Reuters in Paris, France, October 7, 2015. France's far-right National Front will launch a campaign to boost its score among Muslim voters in Paris' depressed suburbs in December regional elections, its lead candidate in the capital's Ile-de-France region said in an interview. The National Front (FN) will send specially designed election leaflets by post to inhabitants of those housing projects, with a special message for Muslim voters, Wallerand de Saint-Just told Reuters. Picture taken October 7, 2015. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen)

(Wallerand de Saint-Just, French far-right National Front  lead candidate for the regional elections in the Ile-de-France region, in Paris, France, October 7, 2015. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen)

Hollande warns Sunni-Shi’ite confrontations could lead to “total war”

By Reuters Staff
October 8, 2015
(French President Francois Hollande (R) addresses the European Parliament as German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) listens during a debate on the current situation in the European Union and the way forward on migration and economic policies, in Strasbourg, France, October 7, 2015. Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande address the European Parliament on Wednesday, hoping to bolster EU cohesion to face interlocking crises in an echo of Franco-German unity in the days after the fall of the Berlin Wall. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler)

(French President Francois Hollande (R) addresses the European Parliament as German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) listens during a debate in Strasbourg, France, October 7, 2015.  REUTERS/Vincent Kessler)

Media savvy Islamic State presents grave concern for U.S. at home, admiral says

By Reuters Staff
October 8, 2015
(A computer screenshot shows the U.S. Central Command Twitter feed after it was apparently hacked by people claiming to be Islamic State sympathizers January 12, 2015. The hackers published apparent intelligence material and what they said were names and addresses of military personnel. REUTERS/Staff )

(A computer screenshot shows the U.S. Central Command Twitter feed after it was apparently hacked by people claiming to be Islamic State sympathizers January 12, 2015. REUTERS/Staff )

“Idea of India” debate rages after man killed over beef rumours

October 8, 2015
(Relatives of Mohammad Akhlaq mourn after he was killed by a mob on Monday night, at his residence in Dadri town, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, September 29, 2015. A Hindu mob killed a Muslim man in India over rumours that he butchered a cow, unleashing violence that police on Wednesday blamed on tension fuelled by politicians who seek strict protection of an animal many Hindus consider sacred. Akhlaq, a blacksmith, died after being kicked and beaten with stones by at least 10 men in the town of Dadri, 50 km from the capital, New Delhi, on Monday night. Picture taken September 29, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer)

(Relatives of Mohammad Akhlaq mourn after he was killed by a mob on Monday night, at his residence in Dadri town, in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India, September 29, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer)

Rights watchdog says second young Shi’ite faces beheading in Saudi Arabia

By Reuters Staff
October 8, 2015
(The Kingdom Tower stands in the night above the Saudi capital Riyadh November 16, 2007. REUTERS (Ali Jarekji)

(The Kingdom Tower stands in the night above the Saudi capital Riyadh November 16, 2007. REUTERS (Ali Jarekji)

Suu Kyi sees worrying anti-Muslim sentiment in Myanmar election campaign

By Reuters Staff
October 8, 2015
(Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi gives a speech as she campaigns for the upcoming general election, in Loikaw capital city of Kayah state September 11, 2015. Suu Kyi on Thursday urged voters to opt for "real change" in the first general election since the end of military rule. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun)

(Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi gives a speech as she campaigns for the upcoming general election, in Loikaw capital city of Kayah state September 11, 2015. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun)

from Edward Hadas:

The limits of the sharing economy

By Edward Hadas
October 7, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Mormon Church appoints three men to its governing body

By Reuters Staff
October 6, 2015
(The Mormon Tabernacle Choir sings during the biannual general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City, Utah October 3, 2015. Approximately 21,000 are expected to attend in person while many more around the world will watch the broadcast, according to a press release from the church. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart)

(The Mormon Tabernacle Choir sings during the biannual general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City, Utah October 3, 2015. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart)

Myanmar radical monk endorses ruling party in election, raps opposition

By Reuters Staff
October 6, 2015
(Myanmar's firebrand Buddhist monk Wirathu sits in a supporter's home during a Reuters interview in Yangon, Myanmar October 4, 2015. Wirathu has openly endorsed President Thein Sein's ruling party in the Nov. 8 general election, saying Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition party NLD was "full of themselves" and unlikely to win the vote. To match Interview MYANMAR-POLITICS/ REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun)

(Myanmar’s firebrand Buddhist monk Wirathu sits in a supporter’s home during a Reuters interview in Yangon, Myanmar October 4, 2015.  REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun)