Masjid-e-Nabawi Current Affairs 

Saudi Arabia reopens mosques including Masjid-e-Nabawi after coronavirus lockdown

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia’s 90,000 mosques opened their doors to worshipers on Sunday for the first time in more than two months, Saudi state news agency SPA reported. Worshipers though have been ordered to follow strict guidelines to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. However, the Grand Mosque in Makkah, which houses the cube-shaped Kaaba that Muslims around the world pray… Read More
Iran-backed Shia terrorist groups exhume shrine of Caliph Omar bin Abdulaziz in Syria Current Affairs 

Iran-backed Shia terrorist groups exhume shrine of Caliph Omar bin Abdulaziz in Syria

Idlib: Iran-backed terrorist groups have ransacked a shrine in Syria believed to be of Caliph Omar bin Abdulaziz in northwestern Idlib province and escaped with the remains buried inside. Video footage published by Pro-Assad regime pages on social media Tuesday showed terrorist groups exhuming the grave in the town of Deir Sharqi near Maarat al-Numan city. Another video showed the… Read More
Raffia Arshad Culture 

Raffia Arshad becomes UK’s first hijab wearing judge

London: Raffia Arshad, a Muslim woman becomes the first judge in the United Kingdom to wear a hijab, after she was appointed a deputy district judge on the Midlands circuit last week. She had been practicing law as a barrister while wearing the Islamic headscarf prior to her promotion. Raffia, 40, who grew up in Yorkshire, north England, dreamt of making… Read More
Muslims donated Ramzan charity to start ICU in Ichalkaranji govt. hospital Society 

Muslims donated Ramzan charity to start ICU in Ichalkaranji govt. hospital

Kolhapur: Muslims of Ichalkaranji – a small textile town in Maharashtra donated zakat, an obligatory Muslim charity, and Sadaqah, voluntary charity to start an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in the Indira Gandhi Memorial (IGM) civil hospital in the wake of rising coronavirus infection across the country. The Kolhapur town Muslims through Baitul Maal Muslim community has donated sum of Rs… Read More
Eid-ul-Fitr - a victory celebration of Battle of Badr Islam 

Eid-ul-Fitr – indeed a victory celebration of Battle of Badr

Fasting was made compulsory in the second year after the migration for the Muslims. (فَمَنْ شَهِدَ مِنْكُمُ الشَّهْرَ فَلْيَصُمْهُ) “So whoever sights the month, let him fast it” (Quran 2:185). Just a few days had passed in the month of Ramadan when, according to the divine proclamation, the Holy Prophet left Madinah with his 313 followers.… Read More
FIR lodged against Muslim Mirror portal for posting video on Shahpur Clash Current Affairs 

FIR lodged against Muslim Mirror portal for posting video on Shahpur Clash

Ahmedabad: The city cyber cell on Tuesday registered an FIR against Muslim Mirror – an online media portal for allegedly trying to create enmity between communities. A video, in which plainclothes persons are walking on the street with sticks in their hands, was posted on the portal twitter handle with a caption ‘armed #BJP #RSS activists with police in Shahpur’… Read More
Muslim American heads Trump’s 'Operation Warp Speed' to develop coronavirus vaccine Current Affairs 

Muslim American heads Trump’s ‘Operation Warp Speed’ to develop coronavirus vaccine

Washington: US President Donald Trump has named Moroccan-born Muslim American Moncef Mohamed Slaoui, to head a fast-track COVID-19 vaccine programme called Operation Warp Speed. Announcing the appointment the president described Slaoui as “one of the most respected men in the world in the production” and “on the formulation of vaccines.” “Operation Warp Speed’s chief scientist will be Dr Moncef Slaoui,… Read More
Zee News studio emerges as single biggest Coronavirus source of the day after 28 staffers tests positive Current Affairs 

Zee News studio emerges as single biggest Coronavirus source of the day after 28 staffers tests positive

New Delhi: The Zee Media network office in Delhi emerges as single biggest virus source of the day after the 28 staffers including reporters tested positive for the COVID-19. The newsroom and studios have been sealed, said the media network on Monday. “So far 28 of our team mates have tested positive. Fortunately, most of them are asymptomatic and not… Read More
Fazail-e-Amaal Pataal Lok Current Affairs 

Tablighi guidebook ‘Fazail-e-Amaal’ shown as ‘Jihadi Literature’ in Amazon Prime web series Pataal Lok

Mumbai: Internet video on demand service Amazon Prime new web series Paatal Lok has shown Fazail-e-Amaal as ‘Jihadi Literature’ while depicting a press briefing scene in the crime thriller premiered on 15 May 2020. The series is produced by Anushka Sharma’s Clean Slate Films. The story is about a down and out cop who lands the case of an assassination… Read More
Zakir Naik Current Affairs 

Zakir Naik’s Peace TV fined 2.75 Crore in UK for hate speech

London: UK media watchdog Ofcom has fined Zakir Naik’s Peace TV channel network £300k (Rs 2.75 crore) for inciting murder and broadcasting hate speeches. The communications regulator fined Club TV £200k (Rs 183 lakh), the license holder of Peace TV Urdu and Lord Productions Limited, which holds the license for the Peace TV for £100k (Rs 91 lakh). The regulator… Read More