Waqf Board

Uttarakhand: 2 ex-Cong MPs face Waqf land fraud charge

The Waqf Board in BJP-ruled Uttarakhand has launched a drive to remove illegalbencroachments from its properties.

published on : 30th January 2023

Delhi Waqf Board employees hit streets over three-month unpaid dues

According to the employees, they have been protesting for the past more than 15 days, however, none has paid any heed to their demands.

published on : 18th January 2023

Delhi L-G Saxena seeks action against former Waqf Board CEO

The L-G has recommended disciplinary proceedings under Rule 16 of the CCS (CCA), Rules 1965, they said.

published on : 15th November 2022

Waqf Board case: Delhi HC seeks AAP MLA’s stand on challenge to bail 

Justice Yogesh Khanna issued a notice on the ACB’s petition for cancellation of the bail granted to Khan by the trial court earlier this year.

published on : 5th November 2022

Waqf property: Villagers in TN's Semmiyanallur unable to register land

After residents of Cheyvur, a section of people in Semmiyanallur at Avinashi said Tamil Nadu Waqf Board (TNWB) has claimed ownership of their patta land. 

published on : 12th October 2022

Seers body demand 'Sanatan Censor Board', claim Hindu deities projected inappropriately by Bollywood

The seers body also passed a resolution demanding the abolition of the Waqf Board and the Ministry of Minority Affairs.

published on : 7th October 2022

‘Disrespect’ of Tricolour: Waqf chief booked

The Chairman of the Waqf Board has been booked for disrespecting the State Emblem, the National Emblem and the Tricolour.

published on : 1st October 2022

Delhi Waqf Board irregularities: Court grants bail to AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan

"From the aforesaid discussion, it can be prima facie held that allegations against the accused are not grave and serious in nature," the court said.

published on : 28th September 2022

Delhi Waqf Board irregularities: Court sends AAP MLA  Amanatullah Khan to 14 days judicial custody

The judge further said that at the request of the counsel for the accused, the bail application of Khan was posted for Tuesday at 12 noon.

published on : 27th September 2022

Land row: ‘Waqf Board must come out with statute’

Caught between the landowners and the board, the State registration department wants the waqf board to come out with a statutory order to untangle the legal maze. 

published on : 23rd September 2022

Waqf board lays claim on properties, Avinashi land owners in legal tangle

Board issues notices to sub-registrars, says it wants to stop illegal transactions of waqf land

published on : 22nd September 2022

Waqf properties: UP govt revokes 1989 order, directs to check revenue records of uncultivable land

Department Deputy Secretary Siddiqui said according to the Act, only those properties come under the category of Waqf which are donated for religious and welfare work according to Muslim law.

published on : 21st September 2022

AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan's close aide arrested under Arms Act: Delhi Police

The Anti Corruption Branch recently arrested Khan in connection with alleged irregularities in the recruitment to the Delhi Waqf Board, including that of its chairman.

published on : 21st September 2022

Four arrested for obstructing ACB team at AAP MLA Amanatullah’s residence: Police

“We have registered a case for obstructing the ACB officials in discharging their duty and four persons have been arrested in this case.

published on : 19th September 2022

Delhi Waqf Board recruitment irregularities: Court sends AAP MLA Amanatullah khan to 4-day custody

In its plea seeking Khan's 14-day custody, the agency claimed that five of Khan's relatives were appointed in the board, while 22 were from Okhla, which he represents.

published on : 17th September 2022

'BJP continuing with Operation Lotus to break AAP': Sisodia on Amanatullah Khan's arrest

Khan, Aam Aadmi Party MLA from Okhla, was arrested by the Anti-Corruption Branch on Friday in connection with alleged irregularities in the Delhi Waqf Board recruitment.

published on : 17th September 2022

AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan arrested after raids by Delhi anti-corruption branch

Khan, the chairman of the Delhi Waqf Board, had tweeted about the notice, claiming he has been summoned as he built a new Waqf board office.

published on : 16th September 2022

Delhi ACB searches AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan's house; Rs 12 lakh, unlicensed weapon seized

The ACB is probing alleged irregularities in the recruitment in the Delhi Waqf board. It issued a notice to Khan on Thursday for questioning in connection with the two-year-old corruption case.

published on : 16th September 2022

Construction of SC-mandated mosque in Ayodhya yet to begin in absence of no objection certificates

On the directions of the Supreme Court, the Uttar Pradesh Sunni Central Waqf Board was allotted five acres of land in Dhannipur village for the construction of the mosque.

published on : 2nd September 2022

No Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations at Idgah Maidan in Bengaluru post Supreme Court order

The Karnataka Waqf Board filed a plea challenging the order of the High Court which permitted the state govt to review applications seeking permission to celebrate the Ganesha festival at the maidan.

published on : 30th August 2022
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