Shia waqf board

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

Allahabad HC asks UP govt under which authority of law it appointed administrator in Shia Waqf Board

The Lucknow bench of the court further asked the government when would it initiate the process of election to constitute the board.

published on : 18th March 2021

CBI books former Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board chief Wasim Rizvi in illegal sale-purchase

This development comes after the Central government gave its nod to the CBI to proceed with the case.

published on : 20th November 2020

UP Shia Waqf Board asks madrassas to celebrate Independence day, chant 'Bharat Mata ki Jai'

Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board has told all madrassas functioning from its properties to celebrate the Independence Day by chanting 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' after the hoisting of the national flag.

published on : 14th August 2018

Amid Ayodhya dispute, Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf board chief asks AIMPLB to hand over 9 disputed sites to Hindus

The board's chairperson Waseem Rizwi sought the Muslim community to hand over nine mosques across states to Hindus as they were built by the erstwhile Muslim rulers by razing the temples.

published on : 28th February 2018

Shia Waqf Board chief claims he has filed police complaint against AIMPLB spokesperson

Chairman of UP Shia Waqf Board Waseem Rizvi today claimed that he has filed a police complaint against spokesperson of AIMPLB.

published on : 15th February 2018

AIMPLB member may lodge complaint against Shia Waqf board Chairman Wasim Rizvi over 'terror group' remark

An executive member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board was responding to Rizvi’s statement calling AIMPLB as one of the subsidiaries of terror groups operating in Pakistan and Saudi.

published on : 12th February 2018

Those opposed to temple should go to Pakistan, Bangladesh: Shia Waqf Board chief Waseem Rizvi

Waseem Rizvi said fundamental forces in Muslim community like Zakir Naik should join ISIS in Syria.

published on : 2nd February 2018

Sunni Waqf Board has no right on Ayodhya: Shia Waqf Board

The Shia Waqf Board asked instead play a positive role in amicably resolving the temple-mosque disputes in Kashi and Mathura.

published on : 30th November 2017

Ayodhya dispute: Shia Waqf Board files application in Supreme Court

Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board filed an application in the Supreme Court seeking settlement of the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute.

published on : 20th November 2017

Ayodhya talks gain momentum

Process for Ram Temple will start by December 5, Mahant Giri says after talks with Shia Waqf Board chairman

published on : 14th November 2017

Akhada hammers out agreement with UP Shia Waqf board on Ayodhya issue

The Parishad had objected to the construction of a mosque in Ayodhya or Faizabad which was resolved by UP Shia Waqf Board chief Rizvi during discussions.

published on : 13th November 2017

Shia Waqf Board backs Uttar Pradesh government's proposal for 100m tall Ram statue in Ayodhya

UP Shia Waqf Board chairperson said Shia Board supports the proposal to uphold the essence Awadh’s Ganga-Jamni tehzeeb (culture of communal harmony).

published on : 14th October 2017