Jama Masjid

Remove title 'Shahi' from Jama Masjid's Imam's name: PIL in Delhi HC

Remove title 'Shahi' from Jama Masjid's Imam's name: PIL in Delhi HC

The PIL demands the removal of word Shahi from Jama Masjid's Imam's name.

Nov 16, 2017, 13:57 PM IST
Give documents on not declaring Jama Masjid as protected: Delhi High Court

Give documents on not declaring Jama Masjid as protected: Delhi High Court

It was also informed that as Jama Masjid was not a centrally-protected monument, it does not fall within the purview of the ASI.

Sep 07, 2017, 20:06 PM IST
Independence Day: Complete list of Delhi Metro restrictions and timings

Independence Day: Complete list of Delhi Metro restrictions and timings

The nation is set to celebrate 71st Independence Day tomorrow. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation from Red Fort. 

Aug 14, 2017, 23:11 PM IST
Lynching of DSP: J&K policemen asked to avoid Eid prayers in public places

Lynching of DSP: J&K policemen asked to avoid Eid prayers in public places

The Jammu and Kashmir Police has asked its personnel to avoid Eid prayers in public places.

Jun 25, 2017, 12:17 PM IST

Labourer killed in wall collapse near Jama Masjid

Zubair Alam worked as a construction labourer and resided near the Jama Masjid.
 

Jun 24, 2017, 22:40 PM IST
Protesters clash with security forces in Kashmir

Protesters clash with security forces in Kashmir

Violence erupted in Sopore town in Baramulla district and Sherbagh area in Anantnag district.

Jun 02, 2017, 17:05 PM IST
Delhi: WiFi-enabled 'Dream Gates' to be installed at Heritage Metro stations

Delhi: WiFi-enabled 'Dream Gates' to be installed at Heritage Metro stations

The Delhi Metro now boasts of 164 stations in total, spread across a radius of 218km. The new gate have been installed in two stations.

May 28, 2017, 16:47 PM IST

Heritage Line set for Sunday launch

"Commuters using e-wallets like Paytm will be able to enter the Red Fort station. Upon entering the journey details the e-wallet will generate a QR code or a machine-readable code which the special entry gate will read and let the person walk in," a metro official said.

May 26, 2017, 23:29 PM IST
After Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid backs BSP in UP polls, Abu Azmi calls him a blackmailer

After Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid backs BSP in UP polls, Abu Azmi calls him a blackmailer

Jama Masjid Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari on Thursday urged the Muslim community of Uttar Pradesh to boycott the Samajwadi Party in the upcoming state Assembly polls.

Feb 10, 2017, 09:48 AM IST
Mulayam cheated Muslims, time to teach Samjawadi Party a lesson: Shahi Imam

Mulayam cheated Muslims, time to teach Samjawadi Party a lesson: Shahi Imam

As the ongoing family feud in Uttar Pradesh's first family intensifies, Syed Ahmad Bukhari, the Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid, has urged the Muslims to come together to teach a lesson to the ruling Samajwadi Party led by Mulayam Singh Yadav, who is locked in a bitter power struggle with his son and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.  

Jan 02, 2017, 09:59 AM IST
Northeast girl faces discrimination in Delhi, charged money to enter Jama Masjid — Video inside

Northeast girl faces discrimination in Delhi, charged money to enter Jama Masjid — Video inside

A female law student from Arunachal Pradesh has claimed that she was asked to pay Rs 300 to enter Jama Masjid in New Delhi when others were not charged anything even as Union minister Kiren Rijiju said he would look into the matter.

Nov 05, 2016, 17:06 PM IST

SC defers hearing of election petition against Sonia Gandhi

The election petition filed by one Ramesh Singh contended that Sonia Gandhi has dual citizenship, as she is an Italian citizen by birth and the Italian law does not allow dual citizenship.

Oct 27, 2016, 13:04 PM IST
Anwarul Haq, Imam of Jama Masjid in Bijnor, who issued fatwa against Kamlesh Tiwari, arrested on rape charges

Anwarul Haq, Imam of Jama Masjid in Bijnor, who issued fatwa against Kamlesh Tiwari, arrested on rape charges

Maulana Anwarul Haq, the head Imam of Jama Masjid in Bijnor, who offered Rs 51 lakh to behead Kamlesh Tiwari, has been arrested on charges of rape.

Sep 01, 2016, 13:43 PM IST
Delhi: Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated

Delhi: Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated

Throngs of people in their festive best turned up for special prayers which mark the end of month-long Ramzan, at major mosques in the city, including historic Jama Masjid, Fathepuri Masjid and Hazrat Nizamuddin, as well as eidgahs in the city.

Jul 07, 2016, 13:53 PM IST
Eid-ul-Fitr on Thursday; Kerala, J&K celebrate today

Eid-ul-Fitr on Thursday; Kerala, J&K celebrate today

In Jammu and Kashmir and Kerala Eid-ul-Fitr is being celebrated on Wednesday with traditional religious gaiety and fervor, as lakhs of Muslims will be attending congregational Eid prayers in Eidgahs, Masjids and Shrines across the state.

Jul 06, 2016, 10:22 AM IST
Eid al-Fitr on Thursday across the country but Kerala, Jammu and Kashmir to celebrate on Wednesday

Eid al-Fitr on Thursday across the country but Kerala, Jammu and Kashmir to celebrate on Wednesday

Eid al-Fitr will be celebrated across the country, barring Kerala and Jammu and Kashmir, on Thursday.

Jul 06, 2016, 00:23 AM IST
‪Eid al-Fitr date announced by Jama Masjid's Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari, and it's not 6th July, Wednesday

‪Eid al-Fitr date announced by Jama Masjid's Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari, and it's not 6th July, Wednesday

Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid Syed Ahmed Bukhari on Tuesday declared that Eid will be on July 7th i.e. Thursday.

Jul 05, 2016, 20:46 PM IST
Jama Masjid in Gujarat's Vadodara claims it has biggest Quran in the world - Pics inside

Jama Masjid in Gujarat's Vadodara claims it has biggest Quran in the world - Pics inside

World's 'biggest' Quran - Here are pictures!

May 23, 2016, 09:40 AM IST
Women living in night shelters at huge risk: DCW chief Swati Maliwal

Women living in night shelters at huge risk: DCW chief Swati Maliwal

Following a surprise inspection at several night shelters in the national capital, Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal on Sunday said the women staying at the shelters are living in precarious conditions and that their safety is at huge risk.

May 22, 2016, 10:04 AM IST

Journalist roughed up at Jama Masjid imam's news conference in Lucknow

A ruckus ensued at a press conference addressed by the Shahi Imam of Delhi`s Jama Masjid soon after a journalist was roughed up here.Journalist Naved Siddiqui had asked a question of Imam Bukhari when the latter`s guard came and started taking him out of the conference hall.

Feb 20, 2016, 18:11 PM IST