Don't shun science: Muslim leaders, clerics to Tablighi Jamaat workers
Muslim leaders across the country have advised Tablighi Jamaat workers to not "shun modern science or technology, be informed and restrict Deen ka kaam (religious work) to your own families for now."
S African Muslim cleric dies of coronavirus after attending Nizamuddin congregation
Moulana Yusuf Tootla, 80, attended the March 1-15 Tabligh...
Omar Abdullah on Covid-19 outbreak: Muslims should not be blamed for spread of virus
National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said...
Keralite among Af gurdwara attackers, did it for ‘Muslims in Kashmir’, says IS
Muhsin, sources in Indian agencies said, was named in the IS message as Abu Khalid al-Hindi — which also claimed the bombing as an act of revenge for Kashmiri Muslims — but his real identity was confirmed based on his photograph released by Al-Amaq News, a pro-IS media outlet. T
No decision taken yet on Muslim quota: Eknath Shinde
Shortly after NCP leader and his cabinet colleague Nawab Malik stated that the Maharashtra government will provide five per cent quota to Muslims, senior minister Eknath Shinde said no such decision had been taken.
Tales of Hindu-Muslim amity say not all is lost in northeast Delhi
The narrow lanes of Shiv Vihar, one of the worst-affected areas, tell scores of such tales of amity.
Census of indigenous Muslims will solve ‘identity crisis’: Himanta Biswa Sarma
In his two-and-a-half-hour long speech, Himanta Biswa Sarma said, “I would like to announce a monthly support of Rs 400 per family per month for procuring medicines. A sum of Rs 200 per family per month will be given to provide a 50% subsidy for the 4 kg of pulses a family consumes in a month.”
COVID-19: Islamic scholar urges Muslims to refrain from attending congregational prayers
The scholar's appeal is the first categorical announcement by a top Muslim cleric to the faithful to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Maulana Shaikh Khalil-ur-Rahman Sajjad Nomani, considered the tallest cleric of the Naqshbandi Sufi order, is also an official spokesman of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board.
Election should be fought in Bihar on development issues and not Hindu-Muslim: Chirag Paswan
LJP president Chirag Paswan told a press conference that "we all saw what happened in the Delhi polls", a reference to polarising issues that dominated the assembly election in the national capital. However, asked if his remarks were aimed at the BJP, Paswan answered in negative and asserted that the agenda of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is development.
Shut masjids, madrasas: Minorities panel to clerics
With an increase in the number of Covid-19 cases related to participants of a Tablighi Jamaat congregation in Delhi recently, the Centre has asked all states through its Union Minority Commission to reach out to mosques and madrasas to "strictly enforce the 21-day lockdown and stop all religious congregations."
Tablighi Jamaat is a Talibani crime, not negligence: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
Minister for minority affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said World Health Organisation guidelines were already in place in March when the Jamaat was holding its conclave.
Three returning from Nizamuddin quarantined in Odisha
While about 15 Odias are believed to have attended the Tablighi Jamaat congregating at Hazrat Nizamuddin now narrowed down as the common point of a significant COVID19 outbreak, a dozen of them were still at New Delhi.
Ethnic muslims must apply to be included in community census
Assam's BJP-led government is likely to begin census of ethnic Assamese Muslims by seeking application from community members.
Maharashtra govt to provide 5% quota to Muslims in education: Nawab Malik
Maharashtra's Maha Vikas Aghadi government has proposed to extend five per cent reservation to Muslims in educational institutes, Minority A...
Maharashtra to provide 5% quota to Muslims in education: Nawab Malik
Maharashtra's Maha Vikas Aghadi government has proposed to extend five per cent reservation to Muslims in educational institutes, Minority Affairs Minister Nawab Malik said here on Friday.
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