Those who attended RSS' Iftar party should also offer namaz: Azam Khan

Taking a swipe at Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) over organising an Iftar party, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Monday said those who took part in it should also offer 'namaz' for a day.

Yoga is just a form of exercise: Mufti Mukarram

In response to the question of issuing a fatwa, Darul Ulum denies it while literary scholar Mufti Mukarram says if the government wishes to celebrate Yoga Day, there is no issue till it is not compulsory for every citizen to join it.

Azam asks Yogi Adityanath to offer namaz for better mental health

Reacting on the recent comments by BJP MP Yogi Adityanath on Yoga, UP Minister Azam Khan on Thursday said that the saffron leader should "offer namaz to set his mind on the right track".

Opposition criticises Khadse's claim that Namaz is Yoga

Maharashtra's Minorities Affairs Minister Eknath Khadse courted controversy after comparing Yoga with Namaz, evoking a sharp response from the opposition here on Tuesday.

Minorities should also offer Surya Namaskar: MP minister

Madhya Pradesh School Education Minister Paras Jain has stirred up a controversy by saying minorities should also offer Surya Namaskar.

Azam Khan wants Taj Mahal to be declared a Waqf Board property

Azam Khan, UP's Urban Development and Minority Affairs Minister, has said that the Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world, should be declared a property of the state's Waqf Board.

Azam Khan wants Taj Mahal to be declared a Waqf Board property- Part II

Azam Khan, UP's Urban Development and Minority Affairs Minister, has said that the Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world, should be declared a property of the state's Waqf Board.

In flooded Srinagar, Friday prayers offered on bridges, roads

With mosques inundated by flood waters, hundreds of people offered Friday prayers along with "funeral prayers in absentia" for those killed in the natural calamity here on bridges on roads.

Tara Shahdeo case: Ranjit Kohli says shooter knew about his daily namaz

Shooter Tara Shahdeo's case has taken a twist. Her husband Ranjit Kohli alias Rakibul has told police during interrogation that Tara's family knew that he offered Namaz daily.

Muslims allowed to do Namaz at Talgajarda’s Ram Mandir: Morari Bapu

Religious leaders and communities tend to come together to mark occasions calling for unity, but they rarely find concord and oneness, decried Morari Bapu.

Namaz and puja for U`khand flood victims in Kanpur

People from all walks of life are praying together for the safety of Uttarakhand flood victims as namaz and special puja are being performed in mosques and temples in Kanpur respectively.

MP govt overlooked ASI order on Bhojshala: Digvijay

Digvijay Singh alleged that MP govt overlooked ASI order on performing of puja and namaz at the disputed site at Bhojshala.

Petition seeks leave to offer Namaz at August Kran

The petition had been rejected by Directorate of Archaeology and Museum which said that the ground could be given for only historical event of national importance.

No more than 10 people to offer prayer at razed mosque: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court Friday dismissed a plea to allow more than 10 people to offer prayers
at the site of a demolished mosque, which was built illegally
on an encroached piece of land in a posh South Delhi area.

Rly adv on Mamata draws flak from CPI (M), BJP

A Railway advertisement showing
Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee offering namaz with Islamic motifs in the background drew flak from CPI (M) and BJP.

Stand-off persists over offering Friday prayers in monuments

The stand-off between a section
of residents and the police in south Delhi over offering
Friday prayers in protected monument continued for the fourth
successive week.