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'Hyderabad Declaration' calls for protection of Sharia from ve...

The Hyderabad Declaration passed by the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) here on Sunday called upon Muslims to unite and protect Sharia at a time when democratic values are diminishing in the country. "Our country is passing through a very ... Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
Mosque land can't be sold or gifted: AIMPLB Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
AIMPLB member says shifting of mosque is permissible Business Standard, 2 months ago

Pak SC refuses to entertain petition seeking Sharia law

Pakistan's Supreme Court today refused to entertain a petition filed by an infamous radical cleric to impose Sharia law in the country.Maulana Abdul Aziz of Red Mosque, better known as Lal Masjid, had filed the petition in December 2015 under Article 184(3) ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

'No triple talaq provision in model nikahnama'

Amid a renewed push by the NDA government for passage of the triple talaq bill , the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has planned to include a provision in the "model nikahnama" (marriage contract) making it mandatory for the groom to state that ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Law no solution to social ills: Owaisi on triple talaq bill  Deccan Herald2 months ago BJP fears triple talaq in Rajasthan?  DNA1 month ago

Malala concludes first visit to Pak since shooting

Malala Yousafzai, the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner, on Monday, returned to London after her first visit to Pakistan since she was shot in the head by Taliban militants for advocating girls education more than five years ago. Malala, 20, arrived in ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Nobel winner Malala visits Pakistan hometown in Swat Valley  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Malala visits Pak hometown in Swat Valley  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Six years after Taliban attack, Malala returns to Pak  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

SC to examine constitutional validity of polygamy among Muslims

Nearly seven months after banning the practice of ‘triple talaq’, the Supreme Court on Monday decided to examine the constitutional validity of prevalent practices of polygamy and ‘nikah halala’ among the Muslims. The top court issued notices to Union ministries of law and justice and minority affairs as well as the National Commission of Women after taking note of the plea of Delhi-based woman Nafisa Khan challenging the practice of polygamy and ‘nikah ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago

Chad soldier, 20 Boko Haram fighters killed in clash: army source

A Chadian soldier and 20 Boko Haram members were killed in a clash in the restive Lake Chad region near Nigeria, a Chadian military officer said today.The incident occurred yesterday on an islet named Tchoukou Hadje, the officer said, adding that five ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Saudi women should have choice whether to wear abaya robe: Crown Prince

Women in Saudi Arabia need not wear headcover or the black abaya - the loose-fitting, full-length robes symbolic of Islamic piety - as long as their attire is "decent and respectful", the kingdoms reform-minded crown prince said. With the ascent to power of ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

No politics in meeting Sri Sri, says UP CM

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday said no political angle should be imputed in his meeting with Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, who is trying for a solution to the Ayodhya dispute through mediation. "No politics should be ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Indonesia: Christian couple caned for gambling

[Indonesia], Feb 28 (ANI): Authorities caned a Christian married couple on Tuesday after they were arrested for gambling at an entertainment centre in Banda Aceh in Indonesia. The Aceh Sharia Court sentenced the couple, identified as Dahlan Sili Tongga, 61, ...
 Sify1 month ago

Shia Board urges AIMPLB to surrender nine mosques to Hindus

After staking its claim on the disputed land in Ayodhya and offering to surrender the same to Hindus, the UP Shia Central Waqf Board (UPSCWB) has now raked up the issue of Mathura, Varanasi and other religious places where mosques were built by Muslim rules.
 DNA1 month ago
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