China on Thursday dismissed as "groundless rumours" the reports that authorities were seizing copies of the Quran and prayer rugs in Xinjiang as part of a crackdown against extremists in the restive province.
The administration of a government- run hospital here forces its non-Muslim staffers to either recite verses from the Holy Quran at morning assembly or be marked absent for the day, a Pakistan media report said today.
Vice-President Hamid Ansari's wife Salma Ansari has said that uttering 'talaq' thrice does not amount to divorce and asked Muslim women to read the Quran thoroughly instead of relying on clerics.
An unidentified man broke into a mosque in Arizona early Monday morning and ripped up copies of the Quran.
Muslim kids in an Agra locality are offered lessons in Quran by a 18-year-old Hindu girl in an open-air classroom held every evening in a temple premises in the city’s Sanjay Nagar colony.
In a major setback to the Nawaz Sharif-led government in Pakistan, the Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) today rejected the federal government’s proposal to include teachings of the Quran in school syllabus.
Trouble seems to be refusing to fade away for the Aam Admi Party (AAP) as hours after the arrest of their Okhla MLA Amanatullah Khan, another MLA of the party has been held. MLA from
Punjab Police have launched a probe to determine the source for financial aid to Vijay Kumar, the prime accused in the alleged desecration of Quran in Malerkotla town of Sangrur district on June 24, to purchase a flat in Chandigarh in May.
Dhaka: Amidst the trauma and misfortune of the Dhaka terror attack, a story of commendable courage of a woman who chose death over surrendering to the terrorist’s demands has since then gone viral with hundreds of shares and reactions from people acr
The attackers involved in Bangladesh’s worst hostage crisis had asked their victims to recite from the Quran in order to decide on whom to spare, a leading Bangladeshi daily said today on its website.
New Delhi: In response to the Supreme Court's order to file a separate PIL to consider the rights of Muslim women, Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind (JUH), the powerful Muslim body, has contended that the apex Court cannot
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Sunni cleric Kanthapuram AP Aboobacker Musliar has said that women can never equal men as 'they are fit only to deliver children'.Describing as 'un-Islamic' the concept of gender equality, he said that women
New Delhi: No one can claim the names of holy books and scriptures like Ramayana or Quran and use them as trademarks for selling goods and services, the Supreme Court has ruled."There are many holy
Paris: Hasna Ait Boulahcen became Europe's first female suicide bomber after she blew herself to pieces during last week's anti-terror operation at Saint Denis where she was hiding with her cousin, Adbelhamid Abaaoud the mastermind
Ahmedabad: In a strongly-worded order, the Gujarat High Court has said the Quran, which Muslims believe to be a revelation from God, was being misinterpreted by Muslim men to have more than one wife.The High
Jammu: Tension gripped the hilly Bhaderwah town in Jammu region on Friday over allegations that miscreants desecrated the Quran.Shops, public transport, businesses and educational institutions remained closed in the town of Kishtwar district after Muslims
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government has stalled billboards with pictures of Chief Minister AnandiBen Patel and the Islamic symbol of the crescent moon and star with a message claiming to be a verse from the Quran