Religious scholars in Pakistan have declared that attacks on minorities were un-Islamic, and said Islam does not permit senseless attacks on places of worship of non-Muslims.
Egypt`s ruling Muslim Brotherhood has slammed a proposed UN document on women`s rights, saying it was un-Islamic and would subvert the entire society.
Prominent Pak clerics has issued a fatwa (edict) that states the killing of innocent people, targeted killings and suicide bombings are un-Islamic.
The pro-government faction of the Pakistani Taliban led by Commander Mullah Nazeer has banned mobile phones with built-in digital cameras.
A member of Indonesia`s highest Islamic authority has said Muslims should stay away from an upcoming concert by American pop star Lady Gaga, who he said aimed to undermine the values of the world`s largest Muslim country.
In a potentially controversial decree, Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has said that donation of blood and body parts was against the tenets of Islam.
By law, parents can only remove children from sex and religious education.
After its fatwa that working in
banks is un-Islamic, the Darul Uloom Deoband has now declared
that opting for an insurance policy too went against the
tenets of Islam.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon