Established in 1876, Jamia Nizamia is one of the oldest Islamic seminaries of the country. It is also among the highly-respected Islamic institution in the country.
The seminary has issued two diktats asking Muslim women to not marry people with banking jobs and to abstain from designer burqas.
Addressing the National Assembly, Pakistan Interior Minister, Ahsan Iqbal rejected edicts by religious men in favour of jihad after a growing trend of hate speeches and materials available on internet.
Bihar's Minority Welfare Minister Khurshid alias Feroz Ahmad earned the ire of a Muslim cleric for chanting 'Jai Sri Ram' in the state assembly premises on July 28.
People hailed his shaving act and patted his back for living up to a maulvi's challenge.
Twitter collectively lauded the singer for shaving head
Sonu Nigam in his latest tweet has challenged the West Bengal Maulvi, who issued a Fatwa against the playback singer for his controversial remark against Azaan. Nigam has hilariously asked the Maulvi to be ready with his Rs 10 lakh.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Top clerics in Saudi Arabia have renewed a religious edict that warns people against playing the famous Augmented Reality (AR) game Pokémon Go, terming it as haram, or against Islam. First
Lahore: A group of clerics in Pakistan has issued a fatwa (religious decree) allowing marriage with a transgender person saying it is legal under Islamic law. At least 50 clerics affiliated with a little
Jaipur: Union Minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti today said Darul Uloom Deoband should have issued fatwa against terrorism and instead of against chanting of 'Bharat Mata ki Jai' slogan. "In Deoband, Muslim religious leaders deny people
Tehran: Iran's 27-year-long fatwa against author Salman Rushdie has been renewed with state-run media outlets adding $600,000 to a bounty for the killing of the British author over the publishing of his book "The Satanic
Chennai: A Tamil Nadu-based Muslim organisation has issued a 'fatwa' against Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev's Patanjali products made by using cow urine, saying their use was considered 'haram' (forbidden) in Islam.Tamil Nadu Thowheed Jamat (TNTJ)