Islam

France closes 9 places of worship under campaign against Islamic extremism: Report

According to the Figaro newspaper, three of the closed facilities were located in the department of Seine-Saint-Denis near Paris.

published on : 16th January 2021

NIA files charge-sheet against doctor who joined ISIS

The charge-sheet was filed before a special NIA court here under sections of the IPC and the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act  against 28-year-old Abdur Rahman of Bengaluru.

published on : 12th January 2021

Afghan forces foil IS plan to assassinate top US envoy

The NDS did not offer further details and the US embassy in Kabul did not respond to requests for comment.

published on : 12th January 2021

Don't want to live with husband as he refused to accept Islam: UP woman to magistrate

As her husband Akash did not accept Islam, she gave a statement before the magistrate on Wednesday that she does not want to live with him.

published on : 7th January 2021

Saudi Arabia to lift Qatar airspace and land border embargo, easing Gulf crisis

Qatar's only land border has been mostly closed since mid-2017, when Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain launched a blockade against the tiny Gulf state.

published on : 5th January 2021

Pakistan Super League: Islamabad United appoint Saeed Ajmal as assistant coach

Since retiring from international cricket, Ajmal has been part of the coaching staff at Islamabad United prior to taking the head coach's role at Guyana Amazon Warriors in the CPL.

published on : 4th January 2021

COVID-19 vaccine is permissible for Muslims: Clerics

President of the Jamiat Ulama- e-Hind and Principal of Darul Uloom Deoband Arshad Madani said there is no problem in taking the vaccine for Muslims.

published on : 3rd January 2021

30 arrested over attack on Hindu temple in northwest Pakistan

According to a statement by the apex court, Hindu lawmaker and the Pakistan Hindu Council chief Ramesh Kumar Vankwani called on Chief Justice Gulzar Ahmed in Karachi to discuss the issue.

published on : 31st December 2020

Indonesia bans militant group Islamic Defenders Front

The group, which wants Islamic Shariah law to apply to Indonesia's 230 million Muslims, has gained significant influence in recent years through humanitarian and charity work.

published on : 30th December 2020

Delhi HC directs Jamia Millia Islamia, school not to discontinue contractual teachers services

Justice Jyoti Singh issued notices and sought responses of JMI and Syed Abid Hussain Senior Secondary School on the petitions and listed the matter for further hearing on March 22 next year.

published on : 29th December 2020

Attacks across Afghanistan claim at least five lives

The Taliban have halted their attacks on US and international forces but continue to target Afghan security forces even as the insurgents have held talks this year with the US-backed government.

published on : 28th December 2020

Assam tables bill to convert madrassas into general schools

Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said the government was not taking any steps to close down or regulate the private madrasas.

published on : 28th December 2020

Each year 1,000 Pakistani girls forcibly converted to Islam

While most of the converted girls are impoverished Hindus from southern Sindh province, two new cases involving Christians have roiled the country in recent months.

published on : 28th December 2020

Muslim body Jamaat-e-Islami Hind condemns raid on Advocate Mehmood Pracha

Salim accused the central government of misusing various agencies to intimidate people who are opposing its policies and actions.

published on : 27th December 2020

BJP ignores Muslims but uses one to destabilse my govt, says Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

Reacting to the claim that his government has not fulfilled the election promise of waiving farm loans, Gehlot said the opposition is misleading people.

published on : 25th December 2020
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