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Dawood Ibrahim funded Zakir Naik's Islamic Research Foundation: Iqbal Kaskar

Dawood Ibrahim funded Zakir Naik's Islamic Research Foundation: Iqbal Kaskar

Iqbal Kaskar was recently arrested in an extortion case. 

Sep 26, 2017, 18:24 PM IST
Will Centre's ban on Zakir Naik's IRF continue? Delhi High Court to decide today

Will Centre's ban on Zakir Naik's IRF continue? Delhi High Court to decide today

The Delhi High Court will on Thursday hear a plea by controversial Islamic scholar  Zakir Naik challenging the Centre's decision to impose a ban on his organisation Islamic Research Foundation (IRF).

Jul 27, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

Zakir Naik's IRF in HC against tribunal's order upholding ban

IRF had moved the tribunal against the November 17, 2016 notification of the of the Ministry of Home Affairs imposing an immediate ban on the organisation under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act.

Jul 21, 2017, 18:40 PM IST
Passport of controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik revoked: NIA officials

Passport of controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik revoked: NIA officials

Following the Dhaka terror attacks last year, the National Investigation Agency had filed a case against Zakir Naik and other officials of his NGO Islamic Research Foundation.

Jul 18, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
Zakir Naik's entry in Lebanon opposed, human rights activists launch campaign against him

Zakir Naik's entry in Lebanon opposed, human rights activists launch campaign against him

Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, who is wanted in India on terror charges, is facing opposition from activists in Lebanon who have launched a campaign to ban his entry after a local cleric invited him to deliver a lecture.

Jun 19, 2017, 19:21 PM IST
Goa based advocate demands ban on Facebook pages of IRF, Zakir Naik

Goa based advocate demands ban on Facebook pages of IRF, Zakir Naik

The ban was enforced under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act ( UAPA) and approved at a meeting of the Union Cabinet. 

Jun 05, 2017, 20:34 PM IST
Samajwadi Party MLA  Abu Azmi takes over Zakir Naik’s school in Mumbai

Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Azmi takes over Zakir Naik’s school in Mumbai

Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Asim Azmi's trust has taken over Islamic International School, run by controversial preacher Zakir Naik’s banned IRF.

May 18, 2017, 14:57 PM IST

Decision to ban Zakir Naik's IRF in India's interest: Tribunal

The Tribunal on February 23 had ordered in-camera hearing in view of the confidential material being scrutinised by it.

May 12, 2017, 00:09 AM IST

ED files case against Zakir Naik's confidant Amir Gazdar

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday filed a prosecution complaint against Amir Gazdar, a confidant of controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik.The case against Gazdar was filed under Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).

Apr 17, 2017, 18:22 PM IST
Court to hear Enforcement Directorate's arguments on Zakir Naik today

Court to hear Enforcement Directorate's arguments on Zakir Naik today

The Enforcement Directorate had last month provisionally attached properties of Zakir Naik-led IRF worth Rs 18.37 crore under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002.

Apr 12, 2017, 08:31 AM IST
ED moves court seeking non-bailable warrant against Zakir Naik

ED moves court seeking non-bailable warrant against Zakir Naik

The Centre had declared Islamic Research Foundation, an NGO based at Dongri in south Mumbai, an unlawful organisation under the UAPA.

Apr 11, 2017, 14:45 PM IST
Zakir Naik remains defiant, not likely to appear before NIA on March 30 for questioning

Zakir Naik remains defiant, not likely to appear before NIA on March 30 for questioning

Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik may not appear before the National Investigating Agency (NIA) for questioning in connection with a case filed against him under an anti-terror law.

Mar 22, 2017, 14:13 PM IST

ED attaches assets worth Rs 18 crore of Zakir Naik-led IRF

Enforcement Directorate on Monday provisionally attached properties of Zakir Naik-led Islamic Research Foundation worth Rs. 18.37 crore under Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), 2002 in the form of mutual fund, real estate properties and bank balances.

Mar 20, 2017, 19:49 PM IST
NIA tightens noose around Islamic preacher Zakir Naik after aides expose him

NIA tightens noose around Islamic preacher Zakir Naik after aides expose him

In more trouble for NRI televangelist Dr Zakir Naik, the National Investigating Agency (NIA) is likely to question him after his three close accomplishes admitted that they were inspired by his hate speeches.

Mar 20, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
Snubbed by Delhi High Court, Zakir Naik opens up, says 'I am a messenger of peace, not terrorist'

Snubbed by Delhi High Court, Zakir Naik opens up, says 'I am a messenger of peace, not terrorist'

Dr Zakir Naik, the NRI televangelist, has refuted all terror-related charges made against him and claimed that he is a messenger of peace.

Mar 16, 2017, 16:01 PM IST
Delhi HC dismisses Zakir Naik's plea, says Govt's decision to ban IRF taken to safeguard sovereignty of India

Delhi HC dismisses Zakir Naik's plea, says Govt's decision to ban IRF taken to safeguard sovereignty of India

Zakir Naik's NGO IRF was banned as there was fear that youths could be "radicalised or motivated" to join terror groups, the government had told the Delhi High Court.

Mar 16, 2017, 11:09 AM IST
ED summons Zakir Naik; Islamic preacher says he is an NRI, has not received any notice

ED summons Zakir Naik; Islamic preacher says he is an NRI, has not received any notice

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued fresh summons, also possibly the last, to controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik in connection with its money laundering probe case against him and others.

Feb 27, 2017, 12:21 PM IST
Tribunal orders in-camera hearing on ban of Zakir Naik's IRF

Tribunal orders in-camera hearing on ban of Zakir Naik's IRF

Proceedings on the issue of ban on Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) would be held in-camera in view of the allegations made against the organisation and the confidential material to be scrutinised by a tribunal.

Feb 23, 2017, 18:51 PM IST

Zakir Naik's Islamic Research Foundation opposes Centre plea for in-camera proceedings in tribunal

Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) on Monday opposed the government's plea for holding in-camera proceedings in the tribunal which is scrutinising whether the immediate ban on IRF was justified.

Feb 20, 2017, 20:03 PM IST
 Zakir Naik's Dawood Ibrahim and Pakistan connection - Underworld don funded his NGO through hawala

Zakir Naik's Dawood Ibrahim and Pakistan connection - Underworld don funded his NGO through hawala

In a major revelation, it has come to the fore that Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim used to fund Zakir Naik's NGO Islamic Research Foundation (IRF).

Feb 20, 2017, 09:58 AM IST