Muslim cleric

Why don't men, women share pregnancy for 4.5 months: Muslim clerics bizarre logic sparks row

Why don't men, women share pregnancy for 4.5 months: Muslim clerics bizarre logic sparks row

The bizarre logic of a head Muslim cleric, comparing pregnancy to gender equality, has triggered a new controversy.

Oct 10, 2017, 15:14 PM IST

Muslim clerics term mandatory marriage registration unfair

Clerics in Lucknow said the uneducated and poorer sections among Muslims may find it difficult to go through the registration process.

 

Aug 03, 2017, 16:36 PM IST
Tension in Meerut after girl wearing school uniform found in room with Muslim cleric inside mosque

Tension in Meerut after girl wearing school uniform found in room with Muslim cleric inside mosque

The cleric tried to flee the mosque from the rear gate even as the people wanted to lynch him. 

May 01, 2017, 17:58 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh: Muslim cleric arrested in Muzaffarnagar, 12 pistols seized

A Muslim cleric has been arrested for gunrunning and 12 pistols have been seized from him in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh, police said on Tuesday.

Apr 04, 2017, 18:48 PM IST
Undeterred from attack on his PSO, Delhi-based Muslim cleric swears to continue flaying 'Pakistan-sponsored terrorism'

Undeterred from attack on his PSO, Delhi-based Muslim cleric swears to continue flaying 'Pakistan-sponsored terrorism'

Asserting that he will not deter from condemning Pakistan sponsored terrorism, Maulana Syed Athar Dehlavi, a Delhi-based Muslim cleric whose Personal Security Officer (PSO) was attacked by terrorists late last night on Sunday, said that he will not succumb to such incidents.

Mar 26, 2017, 15:09 PM IST
Sania Mirza's tennis attire branded un-Islamic by religious cleric - VIDEOS INSIDE!

Sania Mirza's tennis attire branded un-Islamic by religious cleric - VIDEOS INSIDE!

Muslim cleric Sajid Rashid jumped the wagon, slamming the the Indian tennis star's clothing as un-Islamic.

Jan 15, 2017, 15:00 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
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
Islamic cleric, assistant shot dead in New York; local community blames Islamophobia fanned by Donald Trump

Islamic cleric, assistant shot dead in New York; local community blames Islamophobia fanned by Donald Trump

A widely respected Bangladeshi imam and his assistant were shot dead in broad daylight by a lone gunman as they walked home after Saturday prayers in the Queens borough here, with the local community blaming the Islamophobia fanned by Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for the attack.

Aug 14, 2016, 09:11 AM IST

Turkey orders 47 newspaper journalists, executives detained

Earlier this week, warrants were issued against 42 other journalists, of whom 16 of them have been detained for questioning.

Jul 27, 2016, 14:10 PM IST

Turkey forms state of emergency coordination committee

The Turkish government has set up a state of emergency coordination committee chaired by Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, Anadolu Agency reported on Sunday.

Jul 24, 2016, 21:38 PM IST
DILEMMA! Muslim cleric in a fix as wife says be clean-shaven like Salman, SRK else she'll commit suicide

DILEMMA! Muslim cleric in a fix as wife says be clean-shaven like Salman, SRK else she'll commit suicide

According to the cleric, his wife likes clean-shaven men like Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan.

Jul 18, 2016, 13:56 PM IST
Coup bid in Turkey could have been staged, says US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen

Coup bid in Turkey could have been staged, says US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen

U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, whose followers Turkey blames for a failed coup, said on Saturday the attempted overthrow may have been staged, and he urged the Turkish people not to view military intervention in a positive light.

Jul 17, 2016, 13:51 PM IST