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Uttar Pradesh: High Court pulls up authorities over noise pollution at religious, public places

Uttar Pradesh: High Court pulls up authorities over noise pollution at religious, public places

The Lucknow division bench of Allahabad High Court has pulled up Uttar Pradesh Prinicipal Secretary (Home) Arvind Kumar for the unchecked noise pollution from loudspeakers at religious and public places.

Feb 24, 2018, 09:46 AM IST
Too loud: Loudspeakers banned at Muslim burial ground in Goa's Panaji

Too loud: Loudspeakers banned at Muslim burial ground in Goa's Panaji

The Panaji civic body has banned the use of loudspeakers at the Muslim burial grounds in the city.

Dec 01, 2017, 10:42 AM IST

Yogi government to restrict use of loudspeakers in UP?

This segment of Zee Business brings to you latest news on UP government which may bring strict rules on loudspeaker use in religious places from 10AM - 6PM. Watch this clip to know more.

Nov 01, 2017, 15:27 PM IST
Sonu Nigam controversy: HC says Azaan an integral part of Islam, not loudspeakers

Sonu Nigam controversy: HC says Azaan an integral part of Islam, not loudspeakers

Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam found himself in the mid of a huge controversy after his series of tweets on 'Azaan' sparked a new debate with dividing views across the social media. Now, according to HindustanTimes.com, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has said that Azaan is undoubtedly an integral part of Islam but it does not necessarily have to be blared through loudspeakers.

May 03, 2017, 16:44 PM IST
Sonu Nigam shaves head, asks Muslim cleric for Rs 10 lakh over fatwa against him for 'azaan' remark!

Sonu Nigam shaves head, asks Muslim cleric for Rs 10 lakh over fatwa against him for 'azaan' remark!

 In order to prove his point right, the singer shaved his head this afternoon in the presence of media.

Apr 19, 2017, 14:28 PM IST
Quran, Islam never said loudspeakers necessary for azaan: Congress leader Ahmed Patel

Quran, Islam never said loudspeakers necessary for azaan: Congress leader Ahmed Patel

In remarks which might create ripples within the political arena, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Tuesday opined that loudspeakers are not much necessary for blaring of azaan at mosques.

Apr 18, 2017, 20:38 PM IST
Sonu Nigam stands by his ‘forced religiousness’ tweet even after drawing criticism

Sonu Nigam stands by his ‘forced religiousness’ tweet even after drawing criticism

Nigam took to Twitter on Tuesday after a huge controversy erupted over his statement where he had raised objection to loudspeakers at places of worship.

Apr 18, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Why did South Korean loudspeakers at the border anger North?

Why did South Korean loudspeakers at the border anger North?

The two Korean neighbours on Monday night managed to stitch up a peace deal, dousing to rest the fears of another South-North war.

Aug 25, 2015, 11:02 AM IST
War fears defused for now as North Korea, South Korea strike deal

War fears defused for now as North Korea, South Korea strike deal

Having hurtled to the edge of war, the two neighbouring Koreas have made peace.

Aug 25, 2015, 09:38 AM IST

PIL to ban loudspeakers at religious sites, SC seeks more info

The Supreme Court on Monday sought more "field data" in support of a PIL that has sought ban on use of loudspeakers at religious sites on the ground that they not only cause noise pollution but also cause communal riots.

Aug 25, 2014, 21:59 PM IST

Sena welcomes HC ruling; asks court to consider mosque speakers

Uddhav Thackeray welcomed the Bombay High Court`s ruling banning minors from participating in human pyramids during Dahi Handi celebrations, but also asked the court to "pay attention" to the loudspeakers atop mosques.

Aug 12, 2014, 21:01 PM IST

We don`t need loudspeakers outside places of worship: Sharad Yadav

Janata Dal Party leader Sharad Yadav has questioned the need of loudspeakers hanging outside places of worship.

Jul 05, 2014, 17:49 PM IST

Indian-American researcher makes 3D-printed loudspeakers

An Indian-American researcher at the Cornell University has used 3D printing to make a loudspeaker that work almost as soon as it comes out of the printer.

Jan 29, 2014, 07:29 AM IST

Kolkata to have loudspeakers to address riots

Taking a clue from the recent violence in Assam, the West Bengal government has decided to install loudspeakers at important places in Kolkata.

Aug 20, 2012, 17:37 PM IST

Team Anna warned for using loudspeakers after 10pm

The Delhi Police Friday issued a
notice to Anna Hazare and others for addressing protesters using loudspeakers after 10 pm which amounted to violating the Supreme Court guidelines.

Aug 26, 2011, 22:13 PM IST

Bombay HC nod to Kalaghoda fest, but no loudspeakers

The Bombay High Court on Thursday said
that the annual Kalaghoda cultural festival in south Mumbai
can be held if organisers agree to abide by the conditions
laid down by the municipal body and promise not to use
loudspeakers.

Jan 20, 2011, 21:03 PM IST

Take note of loudspeakers atop mosques: Sena

Making light of a police case
against it for flouting the sound decibel limit laid down by the court for its Dussera rally here, the Shiv Sena Wednesday asked why no action is taken against loudspeakers atop mosques.

Oct 20, 2010, 13:49 PM IST

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