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Pakistani-British woman's honour killing: Pak court remands ex-husband, father to judicial custody

Updated : Aug 22, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Pakistani-British woman's honour killing: Pak court remands ex-husband, father to judicial custody

Samia's husband said that she was the victim of honour killing because she had divorced her first husband Shakeel and married him (a Shia) in 2014. #Islam #NewsTracker #Shia #british #honour killing in Pakistan #Pakistan honour killing #Samia Shahid
US slashes intelligence advisers in the Saudi-led air war on Yemen

Updated : Aug 20, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

US slashes intelligence advisers in the Saudi-led air war on Yemen

The US military has slashed the number of intelligence advisers directly supporting the Saudi-led coalition's air war in Yemen, the US Navy said on Saturday #NewsTracker #Yemen #Saudi Arabia #Doctors Without Borders #Shia #Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi #Lieutenant Ian McConnaughey
Pakistani-British woman killed by ex-husband for marrying Shia

Updated : Aug 13, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Pakistani-British woman killed by ex-husband for marrying Shia

The mystery surrounding the murder of a Pakistani-origin British woman has been solved with her former husband confessing to having killed her for marrying a person from the Shia sect, police said on Saturday #Punjab #Pakistan #Islam #NewsTracker #Muslim #Shia #british #Jhelum #Qandeel Baloch
Islamist radicals blow up a 16th century Sufi Mosque in Yemen

Updated : Aug 01, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Islamist radicals blow up a 16th century Sufi Mosque in Yemen

Sunni Islamist radicals in Yemen have blown up a 16th century mosque housing the shrine of a revered Sufi scholar in the city of Taez, #NewsTracker #Yemen #Shia #Sunni #Sufism #Abu al-Abbas #Salafisat #Taez
Irrfan Khan and call for introspection in Islam: Why we need to encourage more like him

Updated : Jul 26, 2016

By : Sreemoy Talukdar

Category : India

Irrfan Khan and call for introspection in Islam: Why we need to encourage more like him

Irrfan may not be the reformer many hope he is and the entire debate might even be an offshoot of a promotional event around his film but this quibbling over motive is ingenuous. Public figures like Irrfan needs our encouragement. #Terrorism #Islam #Hinduism #Kabul #Ramzan #Baghdad: #Dhaka #Shia #Irrfan Khan #Sunni #islamic-state #ISIS #NICE #Christanity #Ayyan Hirsi Ali #terrorism and religion #Id-ul-Fitr #reformation in Islam
Indian Muslims bitterly divided over Zakir Naik but it is still a healthy sign

Updated : Jul 14, 2016

By : Sreemoy Talukdar

Category : India

Indian Muslims bitterly divided over Zakir Naik but it is still a healthy sign

The Naik debate will rage on, but the biggest positive to have emerged from it is that there are certain signs — feeble still — of an increasing acceptability of the fact that inherent radicalism poses far bigger threat to Islam than any foreign faith or idea can ever do. #Terrorism #Islam #Darul uloom #Saudi Arabia #Extremism #Shia #Deoband #Asaduddin Owaisi #Sunni #islamic-state #ISIS #Zakir Naik #AIMIM #Global terrorism #Wahhabism #Dhaka attacks #findamentalism #Quoran
Blasts reported in various parts of Saudi Arabia, at least two people killed

Updated : Jul 04, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : World

Blasts reported in various parts of Saudi Arabia, at least two people killed

A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, while another blast occurred outside one of Islam's holiest sites, the Prophet's Mosque in Medina, a Saudi-owned television channel reported. #NewsTracker #Shia #Shia-Sunni conflict #suicide-blasts #Qatif #Saudi Arabaia
Dhaka attack: Is Bangladesh paying the price for Al-Qaeda-IS turf war?

Updated : Jul 02, 2016

By : Sreemoy Talukdar

Category : World

Dhaka attack: Is Bangladesh paying the price for Al-Qaeda-IS turf war?

According to terror research firm SITE Intelligence Group, Dhaka has become victim to a competition between Ansar al-Islam, the Bangladesh division of Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) and ISIS. #Terrorism #Al-Qaeda #Bangladesh #Shia #Rapid Action Battalion #Hostage #Sunni #islamic-state #ISIS #Dabiq #SITE Intelligence Group #Gulshan #Holey Artisan Bakery #Dhaka attacks #Bangladesh terror attack #Amaq #Sumon Reza
PM Narendra Modi's Iran visit aims to firm up political, commercial ties

Updated : May 22, 2016

By : Seema Guha

Category : Politics

PM Narendra Modi's Iran visit aims to firm up political, commercial ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is heading to Iran on Sunday on a two-day visit, a country many believe he should have travelled to earlier. #China #Pakistan #Egypt #Narendra Modi #Afghanistan #ConnectTheDots #Europe #Iran #Qatar #Turkey #UAE #Saudi Arabia #Tehran #Muslims #Shia #Xi Jinping #John Kerry #Chabahar #Ayotollah Sayyid Ali Hosseini Khamenei