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After arrest of ISIS sympathisers, Kerala BJP demands detailed probe into 'conversions'

After arrest of ISIS sympathisers, Kerala BJP demands detailed probe into 'conversions'

Following the arrest of two suspected Islamic State sympathisers by the Kerala Police, the BJP state unit on Thursday demanded a probe into a claim by one of the arrested accused that 700 persons from the southern state were converted to Islam.

No plan by Dalits in TN village to embrace Islam: Authorities

Revenue Divisional Officer ARA Jayaraj who conducted a spot inquiry said the Dalit families have not taken any decision on converting to Islam.

Dead Bangladesh-American suspect was friend of cafe attacker: Police

One of nine suspected militants killed in a police raid in Bangladesh this week was a Bangladeshi-American who was a friend of one of the gunmen who attacked a cafe on July 1 killing 22 people, police said on Thursday.

Zakir Naik on Saudi Arabia's payroll to convert Hindus to Islam?

Zakir Naik on Saudi Arabia's payroll to convert Hindus to Islam?

Another report claimed that Zakir Naik used to lure Hindus and Jains with money to make them convert to Islam.

Italy expels imam who named daughter Jihad

Italian authorities have deported on national security grounds a radical Moroccan cleric who called one of his daughters Jihad.

One shot dead in Pakistan over alleged desecration of Quran

One shot dead in Pakistan over alleged desecration of Quran

It seems Hindus in Pakistan are not safe at all.

British convert to Islam 'Jihadi Jack' denies joining ISIS

A British convert to Islam, dubbed "Jihadi Jack" after travelling to Syria, has denied joining the Islamic State terror group.

Zakir Naik lured people to convert to Islam, gave them Rs 50,000?

Zakir Naik lured people to convert to Islam, gave them Rs 50,000?

Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, who has been in the eye of the storm for his provocative sermons after Dhaka terror attack, has now been accused of being involved in religious conversion. 

First Haj flight from Uttar Pradesh to take off on August 10

First Haj flight from Uttar Pradesh to take off on August 10

The first flight from Uttar Pradesh for Haj this year will take off on August 10, officials said on Tuesday. The flights will continue till August 21.

This is what Zakir Naik thinks about Narendra Modi, Islamic State and jihad

This is what Zakir Naik thinks about Narendra Modi, Islamic State and jihad

Controversial preacher Zakir Naik has said he is willing to return to India "whenever the government or the agencies want me".

Bangladesh arrests four militants in hunt for cafe attack Islamists

Bangladesh arrests four militants in hunt for cafe attack Islamists

Five Bangladesh militants, most from wealthy, liberal families, stormed an upmarket restaurant on July 1 and murdered customers before they were gunned down.

Kerala's Hindu girl Aparna was forced to become Shahana; converted to Islam under pressure?

Kerala's Hindu girl Aparna was forced to become Shahana; converted to Islam under pressure?

A woman from Kerala has claimed that her daughter was forcibly converted to Islam.

Pokemon game franchise is un-Islamic, says top Saudi Arabia clerical body; fatwa renewed

Nintendo`s new Pokemon GO mobile game has become an instant hit around the world.

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.

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.

French PM Manuel Valls says clear that Nice truck driver was radicalised quickly

The man behind the truck attack that killed at least 84 people celebrating Bastille Day in the French city of Nice had recently been radicalised, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said in remarks published on Sunday.

PFI activists held for pro-Zakir Naik rally

The PFI procession organised in protest against the alleged media trial of Naik and Owaisi was taken out without permission, Superintendent of Police, P Murugan

Zakir Naik messenger of peace; BJP govt linking Islam to terrorism: Digvijaya Singh

Zakir Naik messenger of peace; BJP govt linking Islam to terrorism: Digvijaya Singh

Digvijaya Singh also accused the BJP of "relating" Islam to terrorism.

Zakir Naik says he won't be returning to India this year

Zakir Naik says he won't be returning to India this year

Zakir Naik has revealed that he was a "Non-Resident Indian", enjoying residential status in Dubai, Saudi Arabia, plus some other countries, and visited India occasionally.