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Imam Barkati assaulted at Kolkata mosque, stopped by protestors from performing namaz

Imam Barkati assaulted at Kolkata mosque, stopped by protestors from performing namaz

Chaos prevailed outside was here on Friday the Tipu Sultan Masjid when a group of men said that they won't allow Imam Syed Noor-ur-Rehman Barkati perform the namaz.Barkati perform the namaz.

Controversial cleric Barkati refuses to quit as Shahi Imam, says nobody has right to remove him

Controversial cleric Barkati refuses to quit as Shahi Imam, says nobody has right to remove him

Kolkata cleric Maulana Noor-ur Rehman Barkati, who was earlier sacked from his position as Imam of Kolkata's Tipu Sultan mosque by the trustee board, stirred another controversy when he refused to go with the order saying he has the backing of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. 

Anger rising against Maulana Nurur Rehman Barkati, process on to sack him as Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Mosque over anti-India rants

Anger rising against Maulana Nurur Rehman Barkati, process on to sack him as Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Mosque over anti-India rants

Controversial cleric Maulana Nurur Rehman Barkati, the Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Mosque, may be sacked from his post for making highly objectionable and inflammatory remarks against the country.

Minister, who questioned Shahi Imam Bakati over red beacon use, caught using 'lal batti'

Minister, who questioned Shahi Imam Bakati over red beacon use, caught using 'lal batti'

West Bengal Minister Siddiqullah Chowdhury, who had questioned the Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Mosque, Maulana Noor-ur Rehman Barkati, over the use of the red beacon, was himself using it atop his vehicle.

Controversial Shahi Imam, who attacked PM Narendra Modi, RSS over 'lal batti ban' is finally 'de-beaconed'!

Controversial Shahi Imam, who attacked PM Narendra Modi, RSS over 'lal batti ban' is finally 'de-beaconed'!

Days after asserting that it was his 'right' to use the red beacon on his vehicle as the permission was allotted to him by the British government, the Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultam Masjid on Saturday finally removed the 'lal batti' from his vehicle.

Maulana Nurur Rehman Barkati, Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan mosque, booked for not removing red beacon from his vehicle

Maulana Nurur Rehman Barkati, Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan mosque, booked for not removing red beacon from his vehicle

Controversial Kolkata cleric Maulana Nurur Rehman Barkati, the Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan mosque, has been booked for not removing the red beacon atop his vehicle.

If Hindu Rashtra becomes reality, Indian Muslims should get 'Pakistan': Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan mosque

If Hindu Rashtra becomes reality, Indian Muslims should get 'Pakistan': Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan mosque

Maulana Nurur Rehman Barkati, the Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan mosque, has threatened to wage 'jihad' in the country if India is declared a 'Hindu Rashtra'.

Shahi Imam, who once issued fatwa against Narendra Modi, says "Even PM cannot remove my lal batti"

Shahi Imam, who once issued fatwa against Narendra Modi, says "Even PM cannot remove my lal batti"

Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Mosque Maulana Nurur Rehman Barkati on Tuesday said that he will continue to use the red beacon as permission for it was given by the erstwhile British government.

Shahi Imam of Delhi Jama Masjid backs BSP in Uttar pradesh polls

Shahi Imam of Delhi Jama Masjid backs BSP in Uttar pradesh polls

A day after the Rashtriya Ulema Council pledged its support to BSP, Shahi Imam of Delhi Jama Masjid Maulana Ahmad Bukhari today announced his backing for Mayawati's party in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections and accused SP of going back on its words.

Imam of Kolkata’s Tipu Sultan mosque says Tarek Fatah's throat will be slit

Imam of Kolkata’s Tipu Sultan mosque says Tarek Fatah's throat will be slit

Syed Mohammad Nurur Rahman Barkati, the Shahi Imam of Kolkata’s Tipu Sultan Masjid, has stoked a huge controversy by threatening Pakistan-born Canadian author Tarek Fatah.

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.  

Imam issues fatwa, says BJP leader Dilip Ghosh should be pelted with stones, kicked out of West Bengal

Imam issues fatwa, says BJP leader Dilip Ghosh should be pelted with stones, kicked out of West Bengal

Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Mosque Maulana Noor-ur Rahman Barkati has issued a fatwa against West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh for making 'filthy' comments against Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

SC hearing on plea challenging Sonia's election put off

The Supreme Court on Thursday deferred hearing on a plea challenging the election of Congress president Sonia Gandhi to the Lok Sabha from Rae Bareli in May 2014.

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.

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.

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.

‪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.

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.

Shahi Imam meets PM Modi, demands innocent Muslims must not be harassed in name of fighting ISIS

Shahi Imam meets PM Modi, demands innocent Muslims must not be harassed in name of fighting ISIS

Concerned over the detention of Muslim youths on charges of having links with ISIS, the Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid Syed Ahmed Bukhari on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Azam questions conspicuous silence of RSS over Bukhari's son's marriage to Hindu girl

Azam questions conspicuous silence of RSS over Bukhari's son's marriage to Hindu girl

Controversial UP minister Azam Khan renewed his attack on Jama Masjid's Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari alleging he was hand-in-glove with Hindu outfits which were "silent" on his son's marriage to a Hindu though they were vociferously raising the issue of "love jihad".