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China bans dozens of Muslim baby names - From Islam to Quran to Medina, here is the list

China bans dozens of Muslim baby names - From Islam to Quran to Medina, here is the list

In a big development, China banned a dozens of Muslim baby names in Xinjiang.

Apr 25, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
China bans dozens of Muslim baby names in Xinjiang

China bans dozens of Muslim baby names in Xinjiang

Islam, Quran, Mecca, Jihad, Imam, Saddam, Hajj, and Medina are among dozens of baby names banned under ruling Chinese Communist Party's "Naming Rules For Ethnic Minorities".

Apr 25, 2017, 15:07 PM IST
Indian imam to be repatriated from Singapore over offensive remarks

Indian imam to be repatriated from Singapore over offensive remarks

The Imam had last week apologised in front of Christian, Sikh, Taoist, Buddhist and Hindu representatives, saying that he was "filled with great remorse".

Apr 06, 2017, 12:59 PM IST

Armed men kidnap Muslim cleric outside mosque in Libyan capital Tripoli

Armed men kidnapped a Muslim cleric outside a mosque in the Libyan capital Tripoli early on Thursday, according to local media reports.

Oct 06, 2016, 23:29 PM IST
Anwarul Haq, Imam of Jama Masjid in Bijnor, who issued fatwa against Kamlesh Tiwari, arrested on rape charges

Anwarul Haq, Imam of Jama Masjid in Bijnor, who issued fatwa against Kamlesh Tiwari, arrested on rape charges

Maulana Anwarul Haq, the head Imam of Jama Masjid in Bijnor, who offered Rs 51 lakh to behead Kamlesh Tiwari, has been arrested on charges of rape.

Sep 01, 2016, 13:43 PM IST
What a pervert! Bijnor imam caught on camera during rape – Watch shocking video

What a pervert! Bijnor imam caught on camera during rape – Watch shocking video

The video shows a half-naked priest in a room while some people beating him. 

Aug 27, 2016, 19:56 PM IST

Suspected New York imam killer charged with murder: Police

Oscar Morel, a 35-year-old Brooklyn man,was charged with two counts of murder and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon.

Aug 16, 2016, 10:06 AM IST
New York police question man in killing of Muslim cleric

New York police question man in killing of Muslim cleric

The man was detained on unrelated circumstances and has not been charged in the killings, a police spokesman said. 

Aug 16, 2016, 00:07 AM IST

Italy expels imam who named daughter Jihad

Italian authorities have deported on national security grounds a radical Moroccan cleric who called one of his daughters Jihad.

Jul 27, 2016, 20:52 PM IST