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Terror attack on Iraq embassy, Shia mosque fuel fears ISIS bri...

Attacks on the Iraqi embassy and a Shia mosque in Afghanistan have reinforced fears that Islamic State militants are seeking to bring the group's Middle East conflict to Central Asia, though evidence of fighters relocating from Iraq and Syria remains elusive. DNA, 2 weeks ago
29 killed in attack on Mosque in Afghanistan Mathrubhumi, 3 weeks ago

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Shia protesters chant anti-Islamic State slogans against Afghan mosque attack

Thousands of Shiite protesters chanted slogans against the Islamic State (IS) group on Wednesday as they carried the coffins of victims of a mosque attack that killed 33 people in the western Afghan city of Herat.Up to 5,000 angry mourners, including ...
 News on Air2 weeks ago Iraqi intelligence foils IS plot to attack Shia shrines  Business Standard3 weeks ago

Want strong law against instant talaq like Sati: Muslim women's board

The All India Muslim Women Personal Law Board and the All India Shia Personal Law Board today welcomed the Supreme Court judgement on triple talaq, terming it as a victory of Islam and Muslim women in the country. The decision, they said, has given new hope to Muslim women. "The Supreme Court decision is historic, it is the victory of women in the country. But more than that, it is the victory of Islam," said President of the All India Muslim Women Personal Law Board Shaista Amber, who has ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago

Muslim clerics differ on reciting national anthem

As the Uttar Pradesh government directed the madrasas (Islamic Seminaries) to celebrate Independence Day by unfurling the tricolour and recital of National Anthem, sharp differences have emerged among the Muslim clerics on the issue. While a section of the ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago Clerics divided on order to madrassas to record I-Day celebrations  Deccan Herald1 week ago

Pak may block Facebook by 2018 if it does not toe line on 'blasphemers'

Islamabad : Social media platforms like Facebook, WhatsAPP and Viber were once welcomed in Pakistan as mediums for engaging in religious debate and afforded a measure of privacy, but today government pressure is building on these platforms to reveal names of ...
 Sify3 weeks ago

42 killed in multiple blasts and firing in 3 Pakistani cities

Twin blasts tore through a market crowded with Eid shoppers in a mainly Shia town, a suicide bomber blew up his explosives-laden car and terrorists opened fire on police in separate attacks in Pakistan’s three major cities today, killing 42 people and wounding 121 others. The suicide bomber blew up his explosives-laden car near Inspector General of Police Ehsan Mehboob's office in Quetta, the capital of Balochistan province, killing at least 13 people, including seven policemen, and ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Pakistan: 25 dead, over 100 hurt in twin blasts in Shia-dominated Parachinar  DNA2 months ago 47 killed in multiple blasts and firing in 3 Pakistani cities  catchnews.com1 month ago 38 killed in 3 blasts in 2 Pakistani cities  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Aga Khan's diamond jubilee to be marked tomorrow

The diamond jubilee of global Shia spiritual leader, the Aga Khan, will be marked tomorrow in various parts of the globe, which his philanthropy body feels would also help "foster collaboration" between different people and faith communities around the world.
 Business Standard1 month ago
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Parachinar blast: Shia community protests against 'targeted killings' in Pakistan

With the death toll in the deadly Parachinar blast crossing 70, the Shia community in Gilgit carried out protests against the Pakistan Government, saying that targeted killings of Shias are being carried out.Parachinar, which holds a majority of the Shia ...
 Business Standard1 month ago U.S. condemns blasts in Quetta, Parachinar; offers support to Pakistan  Sify1 month ago
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Pak: 10 killed in twin explosions in Shia dominated Parachinar

At least 10 people were killed and several others injured in two separate explosions in a densely populated area of Parachinar in Kurram Agency on Friday.The explosions were reported to have occurred near a market at a bus stop, according to Dawn News.Rescue ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Fight against terror continues to be selective

The Al Qaeda, the Islamic State or Daesh, as it is also called, will continue to exploit the fault lines and the many contradictions in the approaches of different countries, says Hardeep Puri.   Two terror attacks in as many weeks in London, 80 killed in an attack in Kabul on May 31. The global fight against terror will clearly be a long haul. In March 2002, I had just left London and joined as India’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva. A ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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