Muslim cleric for shifting of namaz timings in view of Holi
Lucknow, Feb 28: In a show of communal harmony, a noted Muslim cleric here has shifted the timing of the Friday namaz prayers by an hour in order to avoid any clash with Holi revellers and also appealed others to do the same.
Don’t use my son’s murder to spread communal tension, pleads Ankit Saxena's father
New Delhi: Days after 23-year-old photographer, Ankit Saxena, was brutally stabbed to death by the family of his Muslim girlfriend in west Delhi's busy area Khyala in full public view, the bereaved father of Ankit said that the murder should not be given a communal...3
No banners, no slogans... but, this ijtema in Karnataka village attracts over 8 lakh Muslims
Mysuru, Jan 30: For the first time in its history a remote village in the South Indian state of Karnataka witnessed a rare sea of humanity that created an atmosphere of serenity and devotion with prayers and self-introspection — without any slogans. And the...5
Germany’s anti-Islam political party’s leader embraces Islam
In a curious development, a prominent leader of the Alternative for Germany (AfD), a political party known for its racist and islamophobic tendencies, has converted to Islam and resigned from his position with the party.
Arthur Wagner, a leading member of the far-right party...6
Pope urges not to ignore refugees as world celebrates Christmas
Pope Francis has used the Christmas Eve Mass to call on the world not to ignore the plight of millions of refugees who are “driven from their land.”
Leading a ceremony on Sunday for about 10,000 people in St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican...
Mangaluru celebrates Christmas with gaiety
Mangaluru, Dec 25: Christians across the Rome of the East, as this port city of Mangaluru is referred to, thronged the churches of their respective parishes Monday morning to offer special prayers as part of Christmas celebrations.
Bishop of Mangaluru Dr...
UP police alerts all SPs amidst Hindutva group's Xmas threat
Lucknow, Dec 19: The Uttar Pradesh Police today directed all district police chiefs to ensure that Christmas festivities go smoothly without any untoward incident, two days after the Hindu Jagran Manch warned Aligarh schools against celebrating the festival.
ADG (Law and Order) Anand Kumar...
Dawood Ibrahim depressed after his only son becomes a devout Muslim, opposes illegal activities
India’s most-wanted gangster Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar is reported to be suffering from depression as his 31-year-old son Moin Nawaz D Kaskar has started following Islamic teachings that prohibits him from illegal activities.
According to reliable sources, Moin, the third child and...2
Dharma Sansad: Togadia asks govt to control mosques and churches instead of temples
Udupi, Nov 24: The three-day Dharma Sansad organized by Vishwa Hindu Parishad was inaugurated on Friday morning in the presence of hundreds of seers and sages from across India. Pejavar mutt seer Sri Vishwesha Thirtha Swami formally inaugurated the event by lighting a lamp....3
Udupi: Dalits also should take part in Dharma Sansad, says Pejawar seer
Udupi, Nov 16: Vishwesha Tirtha Swami of Paryaya Pejawar Mutt has called upon all Hindus to take part in the upcoming Dharma Sansad and the Hindu Samajotsava in large numbers.
“Hindus should be proud of their religion. All members of the...3