A Canadian imam known for his pacifist sermons warned Friday that Islamist militant group IS was actively recruiting in Canada and said one member issued him a death threat.
The imam of China`s largest mosque was killed in the troubled Xinjiang region and police on Thursday shot dead two suspects and captured another for the killing.
Lucknow Eidgah Imam Maulana Khalid Rasheed Firangi Mahali Monday condemned Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Praveen Togadia for his controversial statement on Muslims forgetting 2002 Gujarat riots.
A Norwegian man of Pakistani origin was arrested on Monday over the attempted murder of the imam of Oslo`s main mosque two weeks ago, police said.
The imam of Oslo`s main mosque was recuperating in hospital on Tuesday after a masked assailant repeatedly hacked him with a small axe in the centre of the Norwegian capital, a report said.
South Africa has accredited over 100 imams as marriage officers, allowing the Muslim clerics to officiate at fully recognised weddings for the first time.
Senior Supreme Court advocate Ram Jethmalani on Saturday said Congress President Sonia Gandhi had committed a "blunder" by meeting Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid Syed Ahmed Bukhari.
Prayer leader of a mosque in Qamarwari area of the city has been arrested for allegedly murdering a person on the pretext of performing a ritual after developing "illicit relation" with his wife.
Two members of an Imam`s family were killed while a third family member is battling for life after their throats were slit, police said.
Imams from at least 500 mosques across Britain used the Friday sermon to condemn the sexual grooming of children, a day after five Pakistanis were jailed for a series of child abuse charges.
Rimsha was arrested from the low-income Islamabad suburb of Mehria Jaffar on August 16 on charges of burning papers containing verses from the Quran.
A federal judge ordered a psychiatric evaluation of 77-year-old Hafiz Khan to take place by Aug 31.
Kenyan police say they have arrested
an imam after they found a cache of weapons in his house.
The Imam of a mosque in Uttar Pradesh has held that an SMS sent by a man stating `Talaq` thrice to his wife was valid for a divorce.
Ibrahim was convicted of conspiring to blow up fuel tanks at JFK Airport.
An elderly Miami imam pleaded
not guilty in US federal court to charges of supporting the Pakistani Taliban and was ordered held without bail, his lawyer said.
A Florida-based imam of Pakistani origin, and his two sons are among five persons
charged by US authorities for providing financial and material
support to the Pakistani Taliban.
Magomed Saiputdinov used to discourage youth from joining Islamic militants.
Imam has been acquitted for seducing women to have sex with him using BBM.
The organisation planning to
build an Islamic community center near the WTC
said the imam who has been the public face of the project,
Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, will be playing a reduced role in the
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