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Haji Ali

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The Haji Ali dargah is the mosque of Pir Haji Ali Shah Bukhari.

Sep 24, 2019, 11:20 AM IST

SC gives last chance to Maha to remove Haji Ali encroachments

The High Court had ordered the formation of a joint task force comprising the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai and the Collector to remove the illegal encroachments on the approach road leading to the Haji Ali Dargah.

Jul 03, 2017, 14:52 PM IST

Women rights activist Trupti Desai to enter Haji Ali Dargah today

Bhumata Brigade activist Trupti Desai along with several others are all set to enter the inner sanctum of the Haji Ali Dargah on Saturday.

Dec 03, 2016, 12:05 PM IST

Women re-enter Haji Ali shrine's sanctum sanctorum after 5 years

The Dargah authorities have created separate entries to the shrine for men and women and imposed restrictions to prevent anyone from touching the peer`s tomb.

Nov 29, 2016, 15:46 PM IST

Haji Ali Dargah concedes in SC, says women will be granted access to sanctum sanctorum

Sufi saint Haji Ali's Dargah is located on the rocks off the Worli seashore in Mumbai.

Oct 24, 2016, 12:17 PM IST

Women to continue to be barred from Haji Ali shrine for now

Women will continue to be barred from entering the Dargah of Sufi saint Haji Ali in Mumbai, as the Supreme Court on Friday continued with the interim order of the Bombay High Court.

Oct 07, 2016, 14:02 PM IST

Women's entry to Haji Ali: SC to hear plea against Bombay High Court's verdict

The Supreme Court will hear the appeal by the Haji Ali Dargah Trust challenging the Bombay High Court's decision to allow women in the internal portion of the Dargah. 

Oct 04, 2016, 13:47 PM IST

AIMIM to move to SC against Bombay HC verdict on allowing women entry to Haji Ali

In a landmark verdict, the Bombay High Court today allowed women entry into the inner sanctum of Haji Ali Dargah.

Aug 26, 2016, 12:52 PM IST

Will women be allowed to enter Haji Ali shrine? Bombay HC verdict today

The Bombay High Court is likely to pronounce on Tuesday its verdict on a plea challenging the ban on women to the grave of the saint inside the famous Haji Ali dargah here.

Jun 28, 2016, 08:18 AM IST

Trupti Desai seeks God's blessing ahead of Bombay HC verdict on women's entry in Haji Ali Dargah case

Bhumata Brigade activist Trupti Desai on Monday said she will seek blessings of the presiding deity at the Shani Shingnapur temple ahead of Tuesday's Bombay High Court verdict in the Haji Ali Dargah no-entry case.

Jun 27, 2016, 13:14 PM IST

Trupti Desai has become Maharashtra's Kanhaiya Kumar, says police

Handling Bhumata Brigade president Trupti Desai's protest against 'gender inequality' at places of worship has become daunting task for the Maharashtra Police. Her attempts to enter Haji Ali Dargah along with her supporters have kept the police on its toes.

Apr 30, 2016, 13:43 PM IST

Haji Ali row: Forcibly entering a temple or mosque is wrong, first woman Qazi of UP to Trupti Desai

Condemning Bhumata Brigade president Trupti Desai for forcibly trying to enter the religious places of worship, the first woman Qazi of Uttar Pradesh on Friday said that such acts can cause communal tensions in the society.

Apr 29, 2016, 13:42 PM IST

Trupti Desai denied entry in Haji Ali Dargah, detained by police on her way to CM's residence

After successfully breaking age-old traditions at Shani Shingnapur and Trimbakeshwar temples, Bhumata Brigade president Trupti Desai on Thursday tried entering Haji Ali Dargah, but was stopped at main entrance.

Apr 28, 2016, 18:50 PM IST

Maharashtra govt bats for women's entry in Haji Ali dargah

Fundamental rights of a citizen are above customs and traditions, the government submitted before the court.

Feb 09, 2016, 13:20 PM IST

Atithi Devo Bhava! Really? This Pakistani family spent night on Mumbai footpath – know why

A Pakistani family which arrived here to visit the Haji Ali 'dargah' to pray for their mentally-challenged son was refused accommodation by several hotels in the city following which they spent the night on a pavement.

Oct 16, 2015, 13:45 PM IST

Manjhi directs officials to set up Bihar Bhawan in Mumbai

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday directed the officials to establish a Bihar Bhawan and a Tourism Information Centre in Mumbai.

Aug 31, 2014, 22:57 PM IST

Worli-Haji Ali sea-link to be scrapped?

The much-hyped Worli-Haji Ali Sea
Link may be scrapped as the Maharashtra government seems to be
inclined towards building cheaper coastal roads as an
alternative to the expensive sea-links.

Mar 04, 2011, 23:44 PM IST