Slain Darul Uloom student buried amid tight security

The body of the Darul Uloom Deoband student, who was shot dead by unidentified gunmen, was laid to rest amid tight security at his native village here, police said Thursday.

Tension in Muzaffarnagar after 2 Darul Uloom students shot at

Tension prevailed in the communally sensitive Muzaffarnagar district after unidentified gunmen shot at two students of Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband, critically injuring them, here on Friday.

Muslims should participate fully in poll process: Darul Uloom

Muslims should participate "wholeheartedly" in the electoral process, Chief Rector of the Darul Uloom Theological School, Lucknow, Maulana Rabey Hasan Nadwi on Sunday said.

4 Darul Uloom students beaten up in train, triggers tension

Four students of Darul Uloom seminary were allegedly beaten up in a train near Khatoli town here on Saturday, triggering tension in the area as residents blocked Delhi-Dehradun national highway.

Darul Uloom cook commits suicide

A 19-year-old cook working at the Darul Uloom Deoband Islamic seminary allegedly committed suicide on Saturday.

Fatwas are not necessarily binding on Muslims: Scholars

Darul Uloom`s fatwas advising Muslim women against working as receptionists and decrees on tattoos, perfumes caused a stir, but Islamic scholars say such decrees aren`t necessarily binding on Muslims.

Modi’s fast a political gimmick: Vastanvi

Maulana Ghulam Mohammed Vastanvi said he was not invited for the fast in Ahmedabad that started on Modi`s birthday on Saturday.

Darul Uloom Committee to conduct probe after one week

Acting VC of
Darul Uloom Deoband, Mufti Abul Qasim Naomani Benarasi,
said that a three-member committee of the seminary will look
into the allegations against incumbent VC Ghulam Mohammad
Vastanvi from next week.

Darul Uloom criticises Ajmal for remarks on Majlis-e-Shura

Islamic seminary Darul-Uloom on Friday
demanded the resignation of All India United Democratic Front
President and MP, Badruddin Ajmal, from its top policy making
body for reportedly describing it as a political forum.

Vastanvi wants to stay away from politics

Refusing to comment on the wrath he faced for praising Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, Darul Uloom vice chancellor Maulana Ghulam Mohammed Vastanvi on Thursday said he wants to stay away from politics.

Vastanvi to continue as Deoband VC

Vastanvi had allegedly praised Narendra Modi, citing prosperity of Gujarati Muslims.

Darul Uloom to decide fate of VC Vastanvi on Wednesday

The top clergy of Darul
Uloom will meet here Wednesday to decide the fate of seminary`s
Vice-Chancellor Maulana Ghulam Mohammed Vastanvi, who stirred
a controversy by praising Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra

New head of Darul Uloom appointed

Maulana Gulam Mohammad Vastanwi was appointed the head of Darul Uloom, Deoband, a leading Islamic seminary.

VC of Darul Uloom Deoband passes away after prolonged illness

Vice-chancellor of leading
Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband, Maulana Marghoobur
Rahman died on Wednesday at his native place Bijnor after prolonged

Darul Uloom fatwa says donating blood un-Islamic

In a potentially controversial decree, Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has said that donation of blood and body parts was against the tenets of Islam.

Now a fatwa against women judges

Islamic seminary Darul Uloom
Deoband has issued an edict saying that Muslim women should
not become judges as it is forbidden in the religion.

Man`s marriage with step-mom a `rape`: Darul Uloom

A leading Islamic seminary has declared the marriage of a 23-year-old man with his step-mother as "null and void", ruling that such a relationship will be treated as "rape".

`Islam does not allow celebrating birthdays`

In a fresh fatwa,
Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deboand has said that Islam does
not permit celebrating birthdays.

Miscommunication led to arrest of Darul cleric

The scare created by a
telephonic conversation by a Darul Uloom cleric onboard a
London flight appears to be a case of miscommunication, Delhi
Police Commissioner Y S Dadwal said on Friday.

Insurance policy un-Islamic: Darul Uloom

After its fatwa that working in
banks is un-Islamic, the Darul Uloom Deoband has now declared
that opting for an insurance policy too went against the
tenets of Islam.