Dr Arati Lalchandani Current Affairs 

Covert video expose Kanpur doctor’s Islamophobic face who accused Tablighi members of spitting

Kanpur: In an utter display of Islamophobia, Dr Arati Lalchandani, head of GSVM Medical College, Kanpur in a highly objectionable language allegedly called COVID positive Tablighi Jamaat members ‘terrorist’ accusing government for ‘exhausting resources’ instead of ‘putting them in Jail’. In a viral video emerged on Sunday, Dr Lalchandani said that government is trying to appease “30 crore” Muslims and… 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
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
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
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
Petition in SC against COVID-19 victims burial in three Mumbai cemeteries, Jamit Ulama-i-Hind seeks intervention Current Affairs 

Petition in SC against COVID-19 victims burial in three Mumbai cemeteries, Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind seeks intervention

New Delhi: The Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind (A) has moved the Supreme Court seeking to intervene in a petition filed by a Mumbai man seeking stay on burial of people who have succumbed to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) at three cemeteries in densely populated Bandra West area of the metropolis. Petitioner Pradeep Gandhy has challenged a Bombay High Court order dated April… Read More