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Dec 20, 2018
'Women and men eating together is un-Islamic' and other decrees issued by influential UP seminary Darul UloomDarul Uloom has also said that it was in fact 'illegitimate' to eat food while standing
Feb 07, 2018
NIA makes fifth arrest in LeT-linked hawala case; special court remands accused to six day custodyThe National Investigation Agency has arrested an alleged hawala operator from Uttarakhand in connection with its probe into the activities of Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT).
Jan 30, 2018
Muslim women should not watch men with 'bare knees' playing football, says Deoband Islamic clericA senior cleric at an influential Islamic seminary issued a religious decree saying that Muslim women should not watch men playing football.
Oct 20, 2017
Darul Uloom Deoband issues fatwa, prohibits Muslims from posting family photographs on social mediaThe 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.
Oct 08, 2017
Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband issues fatwa banning Muslim women from grooming eyebrowsThe 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.
Jun 17, 2017
Two persons booked in Uttar Pradesh's Deoband for slaughtering buffaloTwo persons have been booked under the updated Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act for allegedly slaughtering buffaloes in Uttar Pradesh's Deoband on Friday, the police said
Jun 11, 2017
Muzaffarnagar riots victim gang-raped; Uttar Pradesh Police arrest four accusedA 30-year-old woman, displaced after the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, was allegedly raped by four persons, police said on Sunday
Apr 17, 2017
Triple Talaq row: Social boycott as punishment is juvenile; AIMPLB scholars must accept change and follow QuranThe AIMPLB should understand that whatever stand Hazrat Umar or a jurist like Imam Abu Hanifa may take, God did not accept fait accompali as giving legitimacy to a vile act like triple talaq.
Mar 17, 2017
UP Election Results 2017: Deoband, the Muslim myth and the psephology of social mediaThe Deoband narrative — how a city with an "80 percent Muslim population" voted BJP, indicating an overwhelming thumbs up for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 'development' agenda — continues to do the rounds of social media.
Mar 02, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: Farangi Mahal, once a bastion of Islamic education, looks to regain lost gloryVying alongside Islamic centres of Deoband and Bareilly, Farangi Mahal has been competing for space in India's political conversation.