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‘Wrong to project terrorism as Christianity-Islam clash’

The former British prime minister said: “Terrorism did not surface only in the Middle East.

20 Jul 2018 6:59 AM

UP: Imam issued fatwa against woman for opposing triple talaq in Bareilly

'No medicines will be provided if she falls ill. If she dies, no one is allowed to offer 'namaz' on her 'zanaja',' Imam said quoting fatwa.

17 Jul 2018 9:32 AM

PIL filed in Supreme Court to ‘ban’ green flags

Founded by Mohammed Ali Jinnah, which too had crescent and star in the left top corner.

17 Jul 2018 1:20 AM

A look at the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan

After these intense nights of prayer, the end of Ramadan is met with a three-day holiday called Eid al-Fitr.

17 May 2018 6:03 PM

Pakistani men assert their right to be groomed as male beauty booms

There is this whole lot of clever marketing of male beauty products which is spurring demand

22 Feb 2018 10:27 AM


Saudi women need not wear abaya robes: senior cleric

The government has not said whether it will change the law.

11 Feb 2018 3:48 PM

India, Israel have anti-Islam nexus: Pak slams Netanyahu's visit to India

Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif further accused India of the mass killing of Muslims in Gujarat.

17 Jan 2018 12:48 PM

Mystic Mantra: Tawhid — The heart of Islam

Tawhid further refers to the nature of that God — that he is a unity, not composed, not made up of parts, but simple and uncompounded.

29 Dec 2017 1:37 AM

Mystic Mantra: Wahdat-ul-Wajud — The wider divine embrace

It focuses on the divine attribute of al-wadud, which shows that God is oft-loving and all-embracing.

15 Dec 2017 6:07 AM

Mystic Mantra: Islam and Buddhism — Spiritual symbiosis

There is no dearth of peaceful references and spiritual commonalities among our faith traditions, as diverse as even Islam and Buddhism.

16 Nov 2017 12:45 AM


Happy ending as HC allows Rajasthan's 'Hadiya' to live with her Muslim husband

The 22-year-old woman was sent to a state-run shelter after her brother alleged that she was forcibly converted to Islam and married.

07 Nov 2017 7:15 PM

Charlie Hebdo gets death threats over cartoon satirizing rape allegations against Islamic scholar

The cartoon was in relation to the Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan who faces rape allegations.

06 Nov 2017 7:16 PM

Examining Islam with a new lens

It provides a very wholesome perspective of Islam. It can help non-Muslims to clear their misconceptions and allay their misapprehensions.

27 Oct 2017 12:46 AM

Mystic Mantra: Sow seeds of peace

It’s great to greet someone with a “shanti” or “salaam” or reflect upon “peace” in our religious scriptures.

21 Sep 2017 12:30 AM

Mystic Mantra: Let’s be humble, we come from him

The Sufis teach that if you are aware of your humility, then you are among the arrogant ones.

14 Sep 2017 2:08 AM


Supreme Court has uncovered real Islam, says Salman Khurshid

Many Islamic nations have already ushered in reforms and restricted or banned the practice of talaq-e-bidat.

23 Aug 2017 2:17 AM

Bareilly 'qazi' asks madrasas to celebrate I-Day 'without singing national anthem'

UP Madarsa Shiksha Parishad has also issued a circular in this regard and asked all madrasas affiliated to it to comply with its orders.

13 Aug 2017 11:13 AM

Passport of Islamic Research Foundation President Zakir Naik revoked

Earlier in the month, the NIA said it was tracking Naik's financial transactions in Mumbai and Pune.

18 Jul 2017 8:26 PM

Why Iran’s supreme leader clubbed Kashmir with Yemen, and not with Palestine

In subsequent decades, Iranians watered down their rhetoric on Kashmir and strengthened ties with New Delhi.

14 Jul 2017 6:31 AM

Saudi public schools to start physical education for girls after a long wait

The Shura Council approved the introduction of physical education for girls in 2014, but clerics decried it as ‘Westernisation’.

12 Jul 2017 3:43 PM