Mosque Minarets Current Affairs 

Azan integral part of Islam, Not loudspeakers: Allahabad High Court

Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court on Friday allowed the ‘Azan’ (call for prayer in Islam) from minarets of the mosques by human voice without using any loudspeakers or amplifying device in three districts of Uttar Pradesh — Ghazipur, Hathras and Farrukhabad — where it had been prohibited by the district administration in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Division Bench… Read More
Saudi Arabia to enforce 24-hour curfew from last day of Ramzan Current Affairs 

Saudi Arabia to enforce 24-hour curfew from last day of Ramzan

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has decided to enforce 24-hour curfew and total lockdown from May 23 to May 27 across the country. The period includes the day of Eid Al-Fitr and national holidays surrounding the festival. The Ministry of Interior said the 24-hour nationwide lockdown will be imposed for five days, starting from Ramzan 30 to Shawwal 4, and is in… Read More
FIR against BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra for hurting religious feeling Current Affairs 

FIR against BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra for hurting religious feeling

Raipur: Chhattisgarh police has registered an FIR on Monday against BJP national spokesperson Sambit Patra under the charges of promoting enmity between different groups and hurting religious feelings in Raipur. “The case was registered this evening against Patra at Civil Lines police station based on a complaint lodged by Poornachand Padhi. Probe is underway,” said Raipur Superintendent of Police Arif… Read More
Azim Hashim Premji Society 

Azim Hashim Premji third biggest private coronavirus relief donor in the world

New Delhi: Azim Hashim Premji, chairman of Indian IT giant Wipro Limited who has donated 132 Million US Dollars (RS 1000 crore) stands third among the top billionaires in the world donating towards coronavirus pandemic relief, according to Forbes. Azim Premji Foundation, Wipro and Wipro Enterprises together have committed an aid of Rs 1125 crore for tackling the unprecedented health… Read More
Maulana Saad Current Affairs 

Police probe found Maulana Saad’s audio clip about social distance ‘doctored’

New Delhi: The Delhi Police crime Branch has said that an audio clip allegedly released by Tablighi Jamaat chief Maulana Saad Kandhalvi where he asked Jamaat members not to follow social distancing norms during the coronavirus lockdown, may be “doctored”, an Indian Express report has revealed. Police have now sent all the individual audio clips as well as the allegedly… Read More
Iran reopens Drive-In Movie Theater after 40 years of Islamic Revolution Current Affairs 

Iran reopens Drive-In Movie Theater after 40 years of Islamic Revolution

Tehran: The new coronavirus pandemic lockdown has brought back something unseen in Iran since its 1979 Islamic Revolution when Ayatollah-ruled country lifted its veil of strict orthodoxy after 40 years that inhibits social interaction between the genders by reopening a drive-in movie theater in Tehran. Once lambasted by Islamic revolutionaries for allowing too much privacy for unmarried young couples, the… Read More
Muslims constitute 44% COVID deaths in Maharashtra Current Affairs 

Muslims constitute 44% COVID deaths in Maharashtra

Mumbai: 239 out of 548 deaths due to COVID-19 recorded in Maharashtra are from the Muslim community as of May 3 which constitutes 44% of deaths recorded in the state. The numbers are quite alarming as Muslims are less than 12 per cent in the state’s population and deaths due to coronavirus are almost thrice their population share. Noticing the… Read More
SOLAPUR ASI TAJUDDIN RAHIMAN SHEIK LOST BATTLE OF LIFE TO COVID-19 Current Affairs 

Solapur ASI Tajuddin Rahiman Sheik lost battle of life to COVID-19

Solapur: In growing list, the assistant sub-inspector Tajuddin Rahiman Sheik is the latest police personnel who lost his life battling coronavirus on Tuesday. 58-year-old assistant sub-inspector resident of Ekta Nagar was admitted to the civil hospital after he tested positive for COVID-19. He died while undergoing treatment at the hospital. The ASI was posted at Solapur MIDC police station and… Read More
Delhi Police raid at Dr. Zafarul Islam Khan’s residence moments before Iftar Current Affairs 

Delhi Police raid at Dr. Zafarul Islam Khan’s residence moments before Iftar

New Delhi: More than three dozen officials from the Delhi police Cyber Cell on Wednesday moments before Iftar (post-fast meal) conducted raids on Dr. Zafarul-Islam Khan; the Chairman of the Delhi Minority Commission, a week after it booked him on sedition charges. While the police asked Khan to accompany them to the police station, his lawyer Vrinda Grover said that… Read More
Current Affairs 

IANS Peddles Fake News About Al Qaeda Urging Muslims To Wage Jihad Against India?

Swarajya magazine yesterday published news that Yemen’s Al Qaeda in Arab Peninsula (AQAP) on Monday urged Indian Muslims to join the Islamist jihad. The story was sourced from IANS (Indo-Asian News Service) which claims to be India’s Largest Independent News Service. Swarajya was the first portal/publication to report this news. The news source mentioned in the report was a tweet posted… Read More