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Ramadan 2017: Muslim holy month of fasting begins—Here's what you should know

Ramadan 2017: Muslim holy month of fasting begins—Here's what you should know

The holy month of Ramazan or Ramadan began on Saturday (May 27) in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. In Kerala too, the Muslim clerics announced that Ramadan would begin on Saturday.

Triple talaq row: Cannot abolish ''Islamic process'', says cleric

Triple talaq row: Cannot abolish ''Islamic process'', says cleric

The top court, earlier on Thursday, began hearing several pleas filed by Muslim women rejecting the practice of Triple Talaq.

Pakistan hospital forces non-Muslim staffers to recite Quran verses

The administration of a government-run hospital here forces its non-Muslim staffers to either recite verses from the Holy Quran at morning assembly or be marked absent for the day, a Pakistan media report said on Wednesday.

China bans dozens of Muslim baby names - From Islam to Quran to Medina, here is the list

China bans dozens of Muslim baby names - From Islam to Quran to Medina, here is the list

In a big development, China banned a dozens of Muslim baby names in Xinjiang.

China bans dozens of Muslim baby names in Xinjiang

China bans dozens of Muslim baby names in Xinjiang

Islam, Quran, Mecca, Jihad, Imam, Saddam, Hajj, and Medina are among dozens of baby names banned under ruling Chinese Communist Party's "Naming Rules For Ethnic Minorities".

Punjab rejects Zora panel report on sacrilege cases; orders new probe

Terming it as "inconclusive", the Punjab government on Friday rejected the report of the Justice Zora Singh Commission and ordered a fresh Commission of Inquiry, headed by Justice (retd) Ranjit Singh to investigate all cases of sacrilege in the state.

Triple talaq, polygamy are 'patriarchal values', such practices impact dignity of Muslim women: Centre to Supreme Court

Triple talaq, polygamy are 'patriarchal values', such practices impact dignity of Muslim women: Centre to Supreme Court

The AIMPLB today said that practice of triple talaq will be abolished in 18 months.

Triple talaq: AIMPLB says will do away with practice in 18 months, no need for govt intervention

Triple talaq: AIMPLB says will do away with practice in 18 months, no need for govt intervention

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Tuesday said that practice of triple talaq will be phased out in eighteen months.

RK Singh backs Salma Ansari, says triple talaq not part of Islam

Coming out in full support of Vice-President Mohammed Hamid Ansari`s wife Salma Ansari`s assertion on triple talaq, former Home Secretary and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP R K Singh on Monday said the practice of divorce is not a part of the Islam religion.

Triple Talaq row: Vice President's wife Salma Ansari slams Maulanas, says there is no such rule in Quran

Triple Talaq row: Vice President's wife Salma Ansari slams Maulanas, says there is no such rule in Quran

In a major development in Triple Talaq row, Vice President Hamid Ansari's wife Salma Ansari has come forward to express what she feels about the issue.

Triple Talaq: Muslim Personal Law Board's stand is un-Islamic

Syed Ubaidur Rahman/IANS

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has told the Supreme Court that Triple Talaq in a single sitting is not just Islamic but it has been sanctioned by the Quran and Hadith.

If triple talaq is termed illegal, then soon Islam would cease to exist: AIMPLB to Supreme Court

If triple talaq is termed illegal, then soon Islam would cease to exist: AIMPLB to Supreme Court

The AIMPLB strongly opposed the pleas challenging triple talaq, 'nikah halala' and polygamy among Muslims in Supreme Court on Monday.

Respond in four weeks on triple talaq issue, SC tells Centre

Respond in four weeks on triple talaq issue, SC tells Centre

The Supreme Court on Monday gave the Centre four weeks' time to file its response on the right of Muslim women in matrimonial matters relating to divorce and maintenance, including triple talaq.

REVEALED: Why poor knowledge of Islam among would-be jihadis is good for ISIS

REVEALED: Why poor knowledge of Islam among would-be jihadis is good for ISIS

The jihadi employment form asked the recruits, on a scale of 1 to 3, to rate their knowledge of Islam. And the Islamic State applicants, herded into a hangar somewhere at the Syria-Turkey border, turned out to be overwhelmingly ignorant.

France church attackers `smiled` and spoke of Quran

France church attackers `smiled` and spoke of Quran

One of the jihadists who murdered an elderly French priest smiled as he carried out the attack, and nuns who witnessed the grisly murder said the killers spoke about the Quran.

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.

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.

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

Quran desecration case: AAP MLA Naresh Yadav to be arrested by Punjab Police?

Quran desecration case: AAP MLA Naresh Yadav to be arrested by Punjab Police?

AAP MLA Naresh Yadav may be arrested by Punjab Police in connection with Quran desecration case!

Quran desecration: Setback for AAP as Delhi MLA Naresh Yadav booked for trying to incite riots in Punjab

Quran desecration: Setback for AAP as Delhi MLA Naresh Yadav booked for trying to incite riots in Punjab

In a major shock to Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party, its MLA from Delhi - Naresh Yadav - has been booked for trying to incite riots in Punjab.