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Mar 08, 2017
Travels of a Political Pilgrim: Mubarakpur sits at the junction of Islamic doctrinal sects divided by TaqleedMubarakpur, less than an hour from Azamgarh town by an autorickshaw, is a small town with not even a government-run degree college or a railway station
Mar 02, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: Understanding the Shia-Sunni Muslim divide in the countrySunni Muslims are a majority but they lack education. However, right among this majority there exists a minority of Shia Muslims who are doing exceptionally well in education.
Feb 27, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: Tracing the rise of Barelvi Islam in Indian politicsFor more than a decade, the northern Indian town of Bareilly – the seat of the Barelvi school of Sunni Islam – has grown in prominence in national politics.
Jan 21, 2017
Pakistan: 20 killed, 50 injured in IED blast at crowded vegetable market in Kurram AgencyAt least 20 people were killed and over 50 others injured on Saturday in a powerful blast at a crowded vegetable market in north-west Pakistan's restive Kurram Agency
Dec 15, 2016
Raees in trouble as Shia community objects to scene in trailer of Shah Rukh Khan-starrerThe representatives of the Shia community have demanded the deletion of a shot in the trailer of Raees which hurts their religious sentiments.
Nov 21, 2016
Kabul: Suicide bomber kills 28, injures 45 at Shiite mosqueThe Interior Ministry confirmed in a statement that a suicide attack had taken place inside the Baqir-ul Ulom mosque in western Kabul
Nov 10, 2016
India's ex-Muslims: Shedding traditional Islam for scienceSuch youths — both men and women, and well educated — are typically in their twenties and thirties and describe themselves as ex-Muslims, atheists or cultural Muslims.
Sep 13, 2016
Pakistan: 2 Policemen killed, 23 injured in multiple bombings on EidTwo of the attackers targeted an Eid prayer ground where one assailant blew himself up, injuring 10 people, two of whom were policemen.
Sep 08, 2016
This actor was almost cast in Suicide Squad, but he was deemed too crazy for the roleIf things would have gone as planned, this actor would have been on screen alongside Margot Robbie and Will Smith in Suicide Squad.
Aug 22, 2016
Pakistani-British woman's honour killing: Pak court remands ex-husband, father to judicial custodySamia'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.