Prominent Sunni cleric escapes bid on life

Prominent Sunni cleric and a member
of All India Muslim Personal Law Board Maulana Khalid Rashid
Farangi Mahali today escaped a bid on his life when he was
shot at by two youths in Aishbagh area here.

Fresh tension in Bareilly over release of Sunni cleric

Fresh tension erupted in Bareilly after members of a community indulged in brick batting and arson following the release of Sunni cleric Maulana Tauqeer Raza Khan.

Jaiswal asks Mayawati to release Sunni cleric

Union Minister Sri Prakash
Jaiswal on Thursday asked UP Chief Minister Mayawati to order
authorities to release a prominent Sunni cleric arrested in
connection with Bareilly communal clashes.

Gunmen kill Iran Sunni cleric close to Ahmadinejad: Reports

Three unidentified gunmen shot dead an Iranian Sunni cleric who formed part of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad`s election campaign in western Kordestan province,
Iranian news agencies reported on Sunday.