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'Women and men eating together is un-Islamic' and other decrees issued by influential UP seminary Darul Uloom
India

'Women and men eating together is un-Islamic' and other decrees issued by influential UP seminary Darul Uloom

Darul Uloom has also said that it was in fact 'illegitimate' to eat food while standing

Muslim women should not watch men with 'bare knees' playing football, says Deoband Islamic cleric
India

Muslim women should not watch men with 'bare knees' playing football, says Deoband Islamic cleric

A senior cleric at an influential Islamic seminary issued a religious decree saying that Muslim women should not watch men playing football.

Darul Uloom Deoband issues fatwa against designer burqas, says slim fit veils are anti-Islam
India

Darul Uloom Deoband issues fatwa against designer burqas, says slim fit veils are anti-Islam

Wearing designer and slim fit burqas attract prying eyes and are against Islam, prominent Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has said in a fatwa.

Faces of Kashmir militancy part 2: Many of them came out of jail only to pick up the gun again
India

Faces of Kashmir militancy part 2: Many of them came out of jail only to pick up the gun again

A majority of these wanted men are locals who joined the militant ranks over the last few years, except for two of them who worked as 'over ground workers' for years for different militant outfits before joining them fully recently.

Travels of a political pilgrim: Separatism and integration in the time of Uttar Pradesh elections
Politics

Travels of a political pilgrim: Separatism and integration in the time of Uttar Pradesh elections

With Uttar Pradesh in the thick of a tumultuous election it is necessary to decode the mind of its Muslim community - its anxieties, aspirations & impulses.

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

Deoband calls female foeticide 'un-Islamic', issues fatwa
India

Deoband calls female foeticide 'un-Islamic', issues fatwa

Darul Uloom of Deoband, the largest seminary in India, has issued a fatwa (edict) against female foeticide, calling the act unlawful and against Islam.

NIA arrests 24-yr-old ISIS suspect from Bhopal
India

NIA arrests 24-yr-old ISIS suspect from Bhopal

The youth, identified as Azhar Iqbal, was the 16th person to be arrested in connection with a case registered in Delhi under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act by the agency on 9 December last year, a senior police officer said.

Hoist tricolour on Independence Day: Deoband to Muslim households, madrasas
India

Hoist tricolour on Independence Day: Deoband to Muslim households, madrasas

India’s largest Islamic seminary Darul Uloom, Deoband has asked Muslims to hoist the national flag on their houses and other establishments on Independence Day and has appealed the members of Muslim community to celebrate the national day with spirit of patriotism.

Reciting mantras during Pranayam and Surya Namaskar un-Islamic, says Darul Uloom
India

Reciting mantras during Pranayam and Surya Namaskar un-Islamic, says Darul Uloom

Islamic seminary Darul Uloom on Friday said that reciting mantras during 'Pranayam' and 'Surya Namaskar' is "un-Islamic" but refused to issue fatwa against it.

Does one arm of the government know what the other is doing? : Press Review
Politics

Does one arm of the government know what the other is doing? : Press Review

Delhi's two main newspapers have carried stories on the food security bill that not only complete each other, but also raise massive questions on if the government really knows what it is doing in this respect.