Bangladesh arms haul case: Jamaat defers nationwide strike

The fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami on Sunday deferred to Thursday a planned strike to protest the death sentence given to its chief along with ULFA leader Paresh Barua because of an annual congregation of Muslims and Saraswati Puja.

Bangladesh`s Jamaat defers strike to Thursday

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami party Saturday deferred its planned nationwide shutdown from Monday to Thursday in the wake of ongoing second phase of an annual Muslim congregation and Hindus` Saraswati Pooja.

Policeman killed in Bangladesh violence

A policeman was killed overnight after suspected activists of main opposition BNP and its radical ally Jamaat hurled a bomb at a police van.

Protesters in B`desh express anger over resolutions on Mollah

Hundreds of demonstrates shouting slogans today gathered outside the Pakistan High Commission here demanding the expulsion of its envoy after resolutions were adopted by Pakistan expressing concern over the execution of Jamaat leader Abdul Quader Mollah for 1971 war crimes.

Pakistan: MQM chief Hussain alleges Jamaat linked to Taliban, Qaeda

Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain on Tuesday linked Pakistan`s hardline Jamaat-e-Islami to Taliban and al Qaeda militants, claiming several activists of the party have been killed in US drone strikes.

Jamaat turns violent in Bangladesh over HC verdict

Fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami activists on Saturday held violent demonstrations, exploding several homemade bombs, to protest a Bangladeshi court ruling that barred it from contesting future polls.

PML-N to have electoral alliance with Jamaat, PML

Pakistan`s main opposition PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif has said his party will forge an alliance with the Jamaat-e-Islami and two factions of the Pakistan Muslim League for the 2013 general election.

Jamaat wants `Hijab` to be made compulsory in Pak

Jamaat-e-Islami party has launched a campaign to make it compulsory for Pak women to wear the Hijab (scarf) to cover their head and neck in public.

Top leaders of Islamist party Jamaat held in B`des

Bangladeshi security forces today
arrested 20 senior leaders and cadres of the country?s largest
Islamist party Jamaat from the capital.

Bangla court extends quizzing of top Jamaat leader for `war crimes`

A Bangladeshi court on Thursday extended
the quizzing of a top Jamaat leader, who has been accused of
killing 345 people during the country`s `Liberation War` in
1971.

Jamaat to boycott Hurriyat over Geelani biography

Differences between Jamaat-e-Islami
and chairman of hardline faction of Hurriyat Conference Syed
Ali Shah Geelani aggravated today with the former deciding to
boycott meetings of the amalgam.

Jamaat launches Muhammed for all campaign in Maha

Maharashtra Unit of Jamaat-E-Islami
Hind on Sunday launched a state-wide campaign "Muhammed For All"
to mark the birth anniversary of the Prophet.

Jamaat to launch nation-wide `anti-imperialism` campaign

In a bid to highlight the perils
of capitalist imperialism and related politics in the country,
Jamaat-e-Islami Hind will launch a 10-day nation-wide campaign
starting here tomorrow.