Muslim outfits welcome SC's decision to dismiss Rizvi's plea seeking removal of Quran verses

The apex court termed as "absolutely frivolous" the petition filed by former Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board chairman Waseem Rizvi and dismissed it with a cost of Rs 50,000.

published on : 12th April 2021

'Absolutely frivolous': Supreme Court on Rizvi's plea to remove Quran verses, hands Rs 50,000 fine

A bench of Justices R F Nariman B R Gavai and Hrishikesh Roy rejected the petition in which Rizvi alleged that these 26 verses of Quran promoted terrorism.

published on : 12th April 2021

FIR registered against Waseem Rizvi for moving SC seeking removal of some verses of Quran

Chairman of the Raja Action Committee, Maulana Afroz Raja Qadri, claimed sectarian forces were operating behind Rizvi, and that time has come to unmask them.

published on : 16th March 2021

NCM notice to Wasim Rizvi for SC plea on Quran verses, seeks unconditional apology

The former Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board chairman had moved the Supreme Court with a plea seeking the removal of certain verses from the Quran claiming they promote violence.

published on : 16th March 2021

Religious leaders call for protests over Waseem Rizvi's SC plea to remove 26 Quranic verses

Rizvi, in his petition, said that the 26 verses promoted terrorism and Jihad among Muslim youth pushing them on the path of insurgency across the world.

published on : 15th March 2021

There is not a single verse in Quran that promotes violence: Prince of Arcot

He highlighted that every Muslim in the entire world believes that every word of the Quran is from God and is therefore unalterable and irremovable.

published on : 15th March 2021

Row erupts as viral video shows Congress leaders pledging allegiance to Quran in MP

Not only the ruling BJP leaders but a prominent Muslim religious leader in Indore has also objected to using the Quaran’s name in political activities.

published on : 9th February 2021

Sons stitch together Kerala tailor's dream of ‘longest’ Quran copy

The dream of a tailor at Eruva near Kayamkulam was fulfilled by his four sons who created the 3.1-kilometre-long handwritten copy of the Quran in the world.

published on : 26th September 2020

Majority of believers get their Quran copies from Thirurangadi 

They used to get bulk orders for the holy book from Qatar, the UAE and Yemen, but they have stopped accepting export orders as they are unable to even complete orders from domestic buyers.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Introspect on dragging Quran into gold smuggling case: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan tells Opposition

Unleashing a scathing attack on the UDF, Pinarayi said the issue was first raised by the BJP and the RSS who have their own agenda in raking it up, but the UDF also lapped on it.

published on : 20th September 2020

CPM tilts spotlight from gold smuggling to Quran

Party brands Oppn agitation against Min Jaleel as against holy book, UDF terms it a move to appease community

published on : 19th September 2020

CM plays religion card, takes fight to League, BJP

Upset over the series of protests being organised by Opposition parties throwing Covid guidelines to the winds, the CM termed their political view narrow.

published on : 16th September 2020

7,450 Quran copies missing from consignment, suspects Customs

Meanwhile, the Customs has collected details about the UAE firm that published the Quran donated by the consulate.

published on : 11th September 2020

Riots in Sweden after Quran burning by far-right activists 

Rioters set fires and threw objects at police and rescue services Friday night, slightly injuring several police officers and leading to the detention of about 15 people.

published on : 29th August 2020