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Muslim body to focus on Palestinians, terror at Turkey summit

The world's Islamic countries began their annual meeting on in Istanbul, where they are set to focus on the Palestinian cause, conflicts in member states and combating terrorism.

Apr 10, 2016, 19:12 PM IST

Top Muslim body urges protection of Syria`s Palmyra

Leading Sunni Muslim body Al-Azhar said Sunday the world must unite in a "battle of all humanity" to prevent the Islamic State group from destroying Syria`s ancient city of Palmyra.

May 24, 2015, 22:37 PM IST
Muslim body rallies behind VHP in protest against Kamal film

Muslim body rallies behind VHP in protest against Kamal film

 VHP received unexpected support in its fight against Kamal Hassan's upcoming Tamil film "Uttama Villain" with a Muslim organisation today lodging a police complaint seeking action against the actor for his "attempts to insult religious sentiments" of Hindus.

Apr 11, 2015, 08:56 AM IST

Egypt: Top Muslim body calls for 'crucifixion' of IS militants

Al-Azhar, Sunni Islam's most prestigious centre of learning, has called for the killing and crucifixion of militants from the Islamic State group, expressing outrage over their murder of a Jordanian pilot.

Feb 04, 2015, 18:28 PM IST

Bihar man complains to police of job offer by Pakistan's ISI

Police have begun an investigation into alleged offer of a job by Pakistan's ISI to a member of an influential Muslim body here, police Monday said.

Dec 15, 2014, 19:14 PM IST

Muslim body welcomes PM Modi's statement on community

A body of Muslim intellectuals on Sunday welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement lauding the patriotism of Muslims in the country.

Sep 21, 2014, 16:34 PM IST

Muslim body flays Antony`s statement

An Aligarh-based Muslim body has written a letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi expressing dismay over AK Anotony`s remarks that some sections of society have an impression that the party is inclined to minority communities.

Jul 01, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

Muslim body condemns Yasin`s sharing of dais with Hafiz Saeed

The All India Shia Personal Law Board (AISPLB) today demanded a thorough probe into JKLF leader Yasin Malik meeting with Mumbai attack mastermind Hafeez Saeed.

Feb 12, 2013, 22:37 PM IST

Muslim body opposes Waqf Amendment Bill, 2010

An organisation working for the protection of Waqf properties said that
the Central government should address the concerns of Muslim
organisations before presenting the Bill in the Rajya Sabha.

Jul 31, 2011, 20:59 PM IST

Christmas decor in Indonesia excessive: Top Muslim body

Nearly 90 percent of Indonesia`s 234 million people are Muslim.

Dec 23, 2010, 16:10 PM IST

Muslim body against proposed bill on communal violence

Terming the proposed Prevention
of Communal Violence Bill as harmful for Muslims, the All
India Muslim Personal Law Board on Sunday said it would oppose the
legislation till it was redrafted.

Mar 21, 2010, 22:17 PM IST

Muslim body seeks changes in communal violence Bill

A Muslim body has objected to tabling of the Communal Violence Bill in its present form in Parliament, demanding provisions which will enable quick
compensation to the victims as well as punishment to rioters.

Dec 15, 2009, 00:02 AM IST

Muslim body wants quota in quota for women of community

A Muslim body on Thursday threatened
to launch a nationwide agitation if the Women`s Reservation
Bill is passed without a quota within quota for women of the

Nov 19, 2009, 21:34 PM IST