Cleric

Cleric arrested in UP for running ‘biggest conversion syndicate'

ATS was found that Siddiqui is involved in the illegal conversion racket under the garb running various educational, social and religious organisations, ADG Kumar said.

published on : 22nd September 2021

Turkish agents capture nephew of US-based cleric overseas

Selahaddin Gulen, who was wanted in Turkey on charges of membership in a terror organization, was seized in an operation by Turkey's national spy agency MIT.

published on : 31st May 2021

Muslim cleric wanted for airing extremist views arrested by Sri Lankan authorities

The cleric, whose identity has not been disclosed, was wanted for releasing videos in a manner that harms reconciliation in the country and has been remanded till May 14.

published on : 12th May 2019

Iran cleric says Israel and US will be targeted if Washington attacks

The Islamic Republic and the Iranian nation would stand up against dictatorship," Khatami was quoted as saying by Mizan news agency.

published on : 22nd August 2018

After offering his apology on Azaan issue, Sonu Nigam shaves his head

Earlier today, he accepted headlong a challenge by a West Bengal cleric's fatwa offering Rs.10 lakhs to shave off Nigam's head.

published on : 19th April 2017

Clerics thank India, Pakistan governments over safe return

Nazim Ali Nizami, one of the clerics, did reject Pakistani media reports that they were in "interior Sindh where there was no communication network".

published on : 20th March 2017

Newspaper portrayed us as RAW agents, reveals cleric who went missing in Pakistan

Nazim Nizami, one of the two clerics, told the reporters that a newspaper ‘Ummat’ in Pakistan printed false statements of them being 'RAW spies'.

published on : 20th March 2017

Indian Sufi clerics return home from Pakistan, Islamabad issue another demarche

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday had announced that she had spoken to the duo, they were safe and would be arriving on Monday. 

published on : 20th March 2017

After arrival from Pakistan, Sufi clerics to meet Sushma Swaraj

The two Sufi clerics of Delhi's Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah, who are returning from Pakistan, will today meet External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

published on : 20th March 2017

Indian clerics to reach Delhi tomorrow: Swaraj

Pakistan had yesterday conveyed to India that the two missing clerics had been "traced" and that they had reached Karachi.

published on : 19th March 2017

My father is not involved in any unwanted activities, says missing cleric Asif Ali’s son

Sajid Ali, the son of missing cleric Asif Ali Nizami, on Saturday requested the agencies in Pakistan to free his father, adding the former is innocent and not involved in any unwanted activities.

published on : 18th March 2017

Indian clerics missing in Pakistan is tragic, alarming for nation: Salman Khurshid

The Congress leader added that nothing can be done about what is happening in a neighbouring country, except put pressure, seek information and give reminders.

published on : 18th March 2017

Have taken up matter with Pakistan: Sushma Swaraj on missing Muslim clerics

Swaraj said that she has requested Pakistan to update New Delhi on both Indian nationals.

published on : 17th March 2017