The ruling follows growing alarm that use of pork gelatin, a common vaccine ingredient, may hamper vaccination among Muslims who consider the consumption of pork products forbidden under Islamic law.
A Barelvi sect of Sunni Muslims issued the “fatwa” calling the practice of forcible and fraudulent conversion against the tenet of Islam.
Worried about consequences of the Jinnah portrait at AMU, rather than the portrait itself: Union HRD ministry
The Union human resources development ministry has urged the Aligarh Muslim University to follow the “protocol on display of portraits” but has left it to the University to decide.
Award-winning composer A.R. Rahman says he and Iranian auteur Majid Majidi belong to an elite society as they both have got fatwas.
Tripura police have registered a suo motu case after a FB account announced a bounty of Rs.5.5 lakh for anyone who would chop off the head of CM Manik Sarkar.
Earlier today, he accepted headlong a challenge by a West Bengal cleric's fatwa offering Rs.10 lakhs to shave off Nigam's head.