A group of Muslim scholars headed by Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Wednesday said the return of Kashmiri Pandits to Valley was a humanitarian issue and they were welcome to their native places.
Controversial 'ghar wapsi' programme will come under close scrutiny in the meeting here next week of Jamiat Ulema-e Hind, an outfit of Muslim scholars and intellectuals.
Stating that poverty and lack of education are being used as tools to carry out conversions, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday batted for a strong law to prevent religious conversions.
Stating that poverty and lack of education are being used as tools to carry out conversions, the Shiv Sena Wednesday batted for a strong law to prevent religious conversions.
Muslim scholars from different schools of thought have asked the Pakistani military to eliminate the Taliban, saying the civil-military leadership should take bold decisions on the issue.
Madrasas should modernise and introduce English and other advance subjects in their teachings to keep pace with the modern world, prominent Muslim scholars said in Jaipur.
The purpose of committee is to address concerns about misuse of the law.
The State Department has cleared the way for the return to the United States of two prominent Muslim scholars once accused of having ties to terrorism, a spokesman said on Wednesday.
Religious scholars and political experts from several Muslim and Arab countries on Sunday endorsed India`s fight against terrorism as they participated in a seminar held at the Taj hotel.
Day in Pics: 6th May
Showbiz World - May 6, 2015
62nd National Film Awards