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
Yogi govt names COVID-19 hotspots after Lucknow mosques Current Affairs 

Yogi govt names COVID-19 hotspots after Lucknow mosques

Lucknow: The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has named eight out of 18 coronavirus hotspots in Lucknow after mosques. The exercise has raised concern among Muslims in those areas and drawn flak from opposition parties for allegedly adding communal colour to an illness. Masjid Ali Jaan Cantonment, Mohammadi Masjid under Wazirganj police station, Phoolbagh Masjid and Nazarbagh Masjid under… 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
UP govt orders withdrawal of 22-year-old case against Yogi and 12 other BJP leaders Current Affairs 

UP govt orders withdrawal of 22-year-old case against Yogi and 12 other BJP leaders

Lucknow: The UP government has ordered the withdrawal of a 1995 case in which the chief minister Yogi Adityanth, union minister of state for finance Shiv Pratap Shukla, Sheetal Pandey (BJP MLA from Sahajanwa) and 10 other Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders were booked for violating prohibitory orders. A day before the Uttar Pradesh Criminal Law (Composition of Offences and… Read More
3 MUSLIM CLERICS ASSAULTED ON TRAIN IN UTTAR PRADESH FOR COVERING HEADS WITH ‘RUMAL’ Current Affairs 

3 Muslim clerics assaulted on train in Uttar Pradesh for covering heads with ‘Rumal’

Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh: Three Muslim clerics were assaulted on a moving train by six or seven unknown assailants and thrown off a moving train in Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh last night. The clerics who were returning from Delhi have suffered severe injuries and are undergoing treatment at the district hospital. The three, who teach at a madrasa hailing from… Read More