Madrasas in India: How 1857, British crackdown on Muslims led to founding of pioneering Darul Uloom Deoband
Through bonafide stories of products of madrasas, the authors of a new book narrate the decline of the madrasas from being centres of excellence to institutions of restricted learning with dark clouds of stigma surrounding them.
'Nusrat Jahan defaming Islam': Muslim cleric from Darul Uloom Deoband slams TMC MP for attending Durga Puja celebrations
A prominent Muslim cleric on Monday slammed TMC Lok Sabha member Nusrat Jahan for attending Durga puja celebrations.
Nail polish before namaaz is 'un-Islamic', use mehendi instead, claims latest fatwa from Darul Uloom Deoband
The Darul Uloom Deoband, one of the largest Islamic seminaries in India, is often in the news for issuing such fatwas.
The Darul Uloom Deoband in Uttar Pradesh said that they will not perform Muslim marriages where music and dance are part of the wedding as it is against 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.
Darul Uloom Deoband bans Muslims from sharing photos on social media: History of bizarre fatwas in India
A fatwa is defined as a ruling on an issue related to Islamic law given by a recognised authority.
The Darul Uloom Deoband in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur has issued a fatwa prohibiting Muslim men and women from posting their or their families' photographs on social media sites.
A religious conglomerate in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district issued diktats barring women from going out alone in public while also terming co-education is 'un-Islamic'
The Darul Uloom Deoband in Uttar Pradesh, the largest seminary in India, issued a bizzare fatwa on Saturday which bans women from grooming their eyebrows and cutting hair.
Triple talaq verdict: Despite SC ruling, ulema continue to support practice, campaign against Uniform Civil Code
The Supreme Court verdict on instant triple talaq will not make any meaningful change in the daily life of most Indian Muslims as they look up to the ulema as their eternal mentors
Travels of a political pilgrim: How bridging religious, worldly knowledge gap can reform Muslim education
The fundamental cause of Muslim backwardness in India is rooted in division of knowledge between deeni (religious) & duniyavi (worldly) taleem (education).
Usually, the government of the day is blamed for the communal riots and affected people don’t forgive governments, or are at least critical of that government and its leaders
Some of the Urdu newspapers do not give even a minor space for a different or divergent opinion when it comes to the Muslim Personal Laws.
Look forward to PDP and BJP members chant 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' after Monday's swearing in, says Omar Abdullah
Omar Abdullah said he expects all members of the PDP-BJP alliance to chant 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' as soon as the government takes oath of office on Monday
Two students of Darul Uloom Deoband were shot at in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district by two gunmen when they were on their way to the institute, police said.
India's leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom has issued a fatwa, saying "photography is unlawful and a sin".
In our great nation, someone's sentiments are always in danger of being inflamed, hurt or violated. When everything offends – from a birthday cake to a novel – the principle of freedom of expression loses all meaning.