In a potentially controversial statement, the newly elected BJP MLA from Deoband, Brijesh Singh has said that he would move a proposal in UP Assembly to rename Deoband as Deovrind to highlight its historical association with Mahabharata.
Pakistan needs to be serious about closing down 600 Deobandi madrassas in the country, an influential US lawmaker has said.
Lucknow: In the light falling sex ratio among Muslims in India, Darul Uloom of Deoband, the largest seminary in the country, has issued a fatwa (edict) against female foeticide, calling the act unlawful and against
Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband today issued a fatwa against the chanting of slogan ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’, saying ‘there is only one God in Islam’.
New Delhi: Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has directed all Madrasas and Muslim establishments to celebrate Independence Day with spirit of patriotism.The direction also asked all of them to mark the day with zest
New Delhi: The Centre is seriously considering bringing an ordinance to legalise gay sex rights, as a large section of public opinion has raised its pitch against the Supreme Court verdict holding gay sex as
Lucknow, April 24: Violence broke out in Deoband city in northwest Uttar Pradesh late Tuesday, following the death of a vendor who was allegedly beaten up by policemen. Angry mobs soon took to the streets
Muzaffarnagar, Dec 4: Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has issued a fatwa against appointment of Muslim women as receptionists, calling it illegal and against sharia law.The fatwa was issued after a query on November
Muzaffarnagar (UP), Mar 31: Just days after ruling that divorce given in an inebriated condition is valid,Islamic seminary Darul-Uloom Deoband today said videography of ‘nikah' cannot be produced as an evidence of marriage and would
Lucknow, Mar 29: Islamic seminary Darul-Uloom Deoband has said in a fatwa that divorce given in an inebriated condition over phone is a valid "talaq".The fatwa has been issued by Darul Ifta (fatwa department of
Saharanpur, Mar 21: Outlining six norms for investment in capital market by Muslims, Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has said followers can invest in the equity of a company which is not involved in production
Deoband, Nov 6: Leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband on Sunday appealed Muslims to avoid cow slaughter on Eid al-Adha as a mark of respect for the feelings of Hindus.Vice-Chancellor of the Darul Uloom, Maulana
Lucknow, July 28: Terming the Right to Education Act as an “attack” on the sovereignty of madarsas and other minority institutions, Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband today said it will oppose it.“The seminary will strongly
Muzaffarnagar, Apr 14 : Terming as "undemocratic" and against "secularism" the ban imposed on veil in France, leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has appealed to the government to raise the issue with the European
New Delhi, Feb 11 : From now on, ask a Hakeem before you go for an abortion, the Darul Uloom- Deoband has ruled in its latest fatwa. The highest Muslim school has ruled, "If a
Deoband, Nov 15: Talaq uttered thrice by a Muslim man on a mobile phone will be considered valid even if his wife is unable to hear it all the three times due to network and
Ayodhya, Oct 12: Nirmohi Akhara, a main plaintiff in Ayodhya title suits, wants mediation of former President A P J Abdul Kalam, Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoban and Jamiat Ulama Hind along with Hindu religious