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All you need to know: June 3, 2018

Jun 03, 2018, 11:59 AM IST

UK government to make Nikah without registration a crime, Imam likely to face action

The UK government is planning to make changes in the Marriage Act to make any Nikah (marriage) a criminal offence if not registered with the concerned authorities. According to Pakistan-based Dawn News, any Imam who presides over a Nikah, which has not been registered, can face criminal proceedings.

Jun 03, 2018, 10:26 AM IST

'No toilet, no nikah' - Do you know what maulvis and muftis have decided?

No toilet, no nikah. Maulvis and muftis in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab have decided not to solemnise marriage in a house where there is no toilet.

Feb 19, 2017, 14:54 PM IST

Abu Salem meets wife Kausar on train journeys for court hearings, pictures surface

Gangster Abu Salem reportedly married Thane's Sayyed Bahaar Kausar in 2014, with a Muslim cleric presiding over the nikah ceremony over the telephone.

Jul 05, 2016, 12:29 PM IST

No DJs, music, wedding bands at Muslim weddings: Islamic clerics impose ban

In another diktat of sorts, Muslims clerics of Kota have imposed a ban on DJs, loud music and wedding bands at Muslim weddings.

Mar 25, 2016, 17:38 PM IST

Surat bizman plays foster father, hosts wedding of 111 girls

A city-based businessman today hosted a mass wedding ceremony for his 111 "daughters" who come from humble backgrounds and have lost their fathers.

Dec 01, 2014, 00:04 AM IST

Fahad Fazil weds Nazriya Nazim

Malayalam actors Fahad Fazil and Nazriya Nasim got married here Thursday.

Aug 21, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

`Nikah without conversion of a girl illegal`

Leading Islamic seminary Darul
Uloom Deoband has disapproved a proposed love marriage between
a Muslim boy and a non-Muslim girl as per Hindu tradition,
saying Islam does not allow such a union without conversion.

Apr 01, 2012, 18:30 PM IST

‘Pak Punjab Govt’s new ‘nikah’ clauses to increase forced marriage’

The Pakistan Punjab province’ government’s decision to include eight new clauses in the ‘nikah’ form has evoked severe discontent among people, as they believe that the new sections would increase forced marriages.

Jul 09, 2010, 14:35 PM IST

Finally, Sania-Shoaib say `Kabool Hai`

Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik exchanged wedding vows at a much-hyped Nikah ceremony held today.

Apr 12, 2010, 20:15 PM IST

Shoaib wants to ridicule me on camera: Ayesha

Responding to Shoaib Malik’s interaction with the media on Monday where he dared Ayesha Siddiqui to appear before cameras, the latter told a TV channel that what all the Pakistani cricketer was saying was ‘bizarre.’

Apr 05, 2010, 17:39 PM IST