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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.

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".

Let them die in bombing, what they're doing is not Islamic, says father whose son left Kerala to join ISIS

On April 19, a top Home Ministry official had said that the Central government had received no information regarding death of any Indian when the 'Mother Of All Bombs' was dropped on an Islamic State tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan.

Nawazuddin Sidduiqui’s DNA test report reveals his true religion – WATCH

Nawazuddin Sidduiqui’s DNA test report reveals his true religion – WATCH

The video establishes the true spirit of an artist who knows no barriers of caste, creed or religion. His talent makes him the person he is.

After poll defeat, Jakarta`s Christian governor may escape jail

After poll defeat, Jakarta`s Christian governor may escape jail

The blasphemy allegations and Basuki Tjahaja  Purnama`s subsequent poll loss have sparked fears that pluralistic traditions in Indonesia are under threat from the influence of hardliners.

`Pakistan conveniently silent on brutal killing of Muslims in China's Xinjiang`

`Pakistan conveniently silent on brutal killing of Muslims in China's Xinjiang`

Pakistan, which has deemed itself as the self-acclaimed torch-bearer of Islam, has throughout this ordeal not only looked the other way but also embraced China`s crimes.

Indonesian Muslim candidate wins Jakarta election-pollsters

A former Indonesian education minister won the race for Jakarta governor on Wednesday after a polarising campaign that cast a shadow over Indonesia`s reputation for practicing a tolerant form of Islam.

Sonu Nigam stands by his ‘forced religiousness’ tweet even after drawing criticism

Sonu Nigam stands by his ‘forced religiousness’ tweet even after drawing criticism

Nigam took to Twitter on Tuesday after a huge controversy erupted over his statement where he had raised objection to loudspeakers at places of worship.

Not ''BJP lite'', Congress must become a modern, liberal party

Amulya Ganguli/IANS

Having failed to delineate a cogent and credible line on secularism, the Congress will have to articulate a new position to find its way back into political reckoning.

RK Singh backs Salma Ansari, says triple talaq not part of Islam

Coming out in full support of Vice-President Mohammed Hamid Ansari`s wife Salma Ansari`s assertion on triple talaq, former Home Secretary and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP R K Singh on Monday said the practice of divorce is not a part of the Islam religion.

Triple Talaq row: Vice President's wife Salma Ansari slams Maulanas, says there is no such rule in Quran

Triple Talaq row: Vice President's wife Salma Ansari slams Maulanas, says there is no such rule in Quran

In a major development in Triple Talaq row, Vice President Hamid Ansari's wife Salma Ansari has come forward to express what she feels about the issue.

France expels controversial Swiss Islamist preacher Hani Ramadan; he posed serious threat to public order

France expelled controversial Swiss Islamist preacher Hani Ramadan who posed "a serious threat to public order", the interior ministry has said.

`Muslim births to overtake Christian births in 20 years, Islam to become largest faith by century-end`

`Muslim births to overtake Christian births in 20 years, Islam to become largest faith by century-end`

While Christianity remained the largest religious group globally in 2015 - comprising almost a third (31 percent) of the world's 7.3 billion people - its number is in decline in Europe.

Did Islamic State call Donald Trump an `idiot`?

Did Islamic State call Donald Trump an `idiot`?

It appears to be the first time that the Islamic State has referred to Donald Trump since he took office in January.

Muslim woman reaches Yogi Adityanath's 'Janta Darbar', says husband gave Triple Talaq to her over phone

Muslim woman reaches Yogi Adityanath's 'Janta Darbar', says husband gave Triple Talaq to her over phone

A Muslim lady on Monday reached UP CM Yogi Adityanath's 'Janta Darbar'.

What impact would Madrassa make by teaching lessons on patriotism - WATCH

What impact would Madrassa make by teaching lessons on patriotism - WATCH

Madhya Pradesh government has taken a decision to include chapters on patriotism for Madrassa students.

Even Muslims have realised terrorism is an attempt to defame Islam, says Rajnath Singh

Even Muslims have realised terrorism is an attempt to defame Islam, says Rajnath Singh

Asserting that security forces are giving a befitting reply to the terrorists, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said even the Muslims have realised that terrorism is an attempt to defame Islam.

MP Madarsas to have lessons on importance of patriotism in Islam, life stories of PM Narendra Modi

MP Madarsas to have lessons on importance of patriotism in Islam, life stories of PM Narendra Modi

Madarsa Board in the BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh is preparing a course on the patriotism's place in Islam.

42 Christians accused of murder in Pakistan told 'acquittal is guaranteed' if they embrace Islam

42 Christians accused of murder in Pakistan told 'acquittal is guaranteed' if they embrace Islam

The minorities in Pakistan in the past have been accusing Muslim clerics of forcibly converting them to Islam.