“The administration of the Supreme Court is not in order”, Four SC judges come out against CJI Current Affairs 

“The administration of the Supreme Court is not in order”, Four senior judges come out against CJI

New Delhi: In an unprecedented move in the history of the Supreme Court, four judges met media persons on Friday to express their displeasure with the way Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Mishra was assigning cases. Four of the five seniormost judges of the Supreme Court – Justice Chelameswar, Justice Gogoi, Justice Lokur and Justice Kurian Joseph – held… Read More
Maulana Saad won’t attend Bangladesh Tablighi Jamaat Ijtema amid protests Society 

Maulana Saad won’t attend Bangladesh Tablighi Jamaat Ijtema amid protests

Dhaka: Maulana Saad Kandhalvi, Emir (leader) of Tablighi Jamaat Nizamuddin Markaz of Delhi arrived in the capital city of Bangladesh yesterday but will not join the Biswa Ijtema which is scheduled to start on Friday in Tongi. Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Joint Commissioner Krishna Pada Roy disclosed the information while talking to journalists at Kakrail Mosque in Dhaka on Thursday… Read More
Indonesian professor wins King Faisal International Prize 2018 for service to Islam Culture 

Indonesian professor wins King Faisal International Prize 2018 for service to Islam

Riyadh: Professor Irwandi Jaswir of Indonesia was named winner of the King Faisal International Prize, one of Saudi Arabia’s most prestigious prizes during a ceremony at a luxury hotel in the country’s capital on Wednesday, for “service to Islam”. Prof. Jaswir, deputy dean of the International Institute for Halal Research and Training (INHART) was recognized for his contribution to the… Read More
Fact check of Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi’s ‘consecutive second year increase’ in Haj quota claim Current Affairs 

Fact check: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi’s ‘consecutive second year increase’ in Haj quota claim

Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday claimed that Haj quota for India has “increased for the consecutive second year” because of the “growing popularity” of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and India’s strengthened relations with Saudi Arabia. The Minister also claimed that the increase over the past two years – of nearly 40,000 – is a… Read More
Why target only Zakir Naik, What have you done against Asaram Bapu? Tribunal questions ED Current Affairs 

Why target only Zakir Naik, What have you done against Asaram Bapu? Tribunal questions ED

New Delhi: A month after National Investigating Agency (NIA) suffered huge embarrassment when Interpol cancelled the Red corner Notice issued against Dr. Zakir Naik, the Judicial Tribunal on Tuesday pulled the Enforcement Directorate (ED) over its investigation against the Islamic preacher. Justice Manmohan Singh, head of the Appellate Tribunal for PMLA (Prevention of Money Laundering Act) at New Delhi, restrained… Read More
Girl kills self after harassment by Hindutva groups for saying "I love Muslims" Current Affairs 

Girl kills self after harassment by Hindutva groups for saying “I love Muslims”

Bengaluru: A 20-year-old girl killed herself to death in Karnataka’s Chikmagalur after a group of Hindutva activists led by a local leader of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), allegedly harassed her and her parents for her social media post in which she expressed her love for Muslims. Dhanyashree, a first year B.Com. student, in a private WhatsApp chat with… Read More
Contentious triple talaq bill fate continued to hang, Winter session of Parliament ends Current Affairs 

Contentious Triple Talaq Bill fate continued to hang, Winter session of Parliament ends

New Delhi: Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha were adjourned sine-die today. Friday, being the last day of this winter session of Parliament, the fate of the contentious triple talaq bill continued to hang in a balance. The government in Rajya Sabha was hoping to get a breakthrough in the standoff over the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill,… Read More
Yogi Government paints Lucknow Haj house saffron Current Affairs 

Yogi Government paints Lucknow Haj house saffron

Lucknow: Yogi Government on a spree to paint everything in UP with saffron colour added one more in its list. Now this time it is the government-run Haj House in Lucknow whose exterior walls have been painted saffron. News agency ANI tweeted two pictures of the Haj house buildings where the exterior walls were seen painted with saffron colour. Uttar… Read More
AIMPLB criticizes Darul Uloom Deaband’s fatwa against marrying bankers Current Affairs 

AIMPLB criticizes Darul Uloom Deaband’s fatwa against marrying bankers

Lucknow: The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Friday criticized the prominent Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband’s new fatwa directing Muslims not to marry into families earning money through banking and related jobs drawing income from interests. “A large number of Muslims are working in the banking sector. Issuing a Fatwa asking Muslims not marry people employed in… Read More
Aadhaar details up for sale for Rs 500, UIDAI denies The Tribune report Current Affairs 

Aadhaar details up for sale for Rs 500, UIDAI denies The Tribune report

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) denied a media report published in The Tribune which revealed a racket in Jalandhar who provides access to Aadhaar database of more than a billion Indians for just Rs 500. The UIDAI assured that there has not been any Aadhaar data breach. The Aadhaar data including biometric information is fully safe and secure.… Read More