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Zakir Naik apologises for racist comments in Malaysia; controversial Islamic preacher claims his remarks were taken out of context
World

Zakir Naik apologises for racist comments in Malaysia; controversial Islamic preacher claims his remarks were taken out of context

Zakir Naik apologised on Tuesday for making comments about race in multi-ethnic Malaysia which sparked calls for his expulsion.

Zakir Naik claims he never promoted terror; says media resorted to 'doctored video clips, out-of-context quotations'
India

Zakir Naik claims he never promoted terror; says media resorted to 'doctored video clips, out-of-context quotations'

In a statement, Zakir Naik, who has taken shelter in Malaysia to evade arrest in India, claimed that the media had "resorted to doctored video clips, out-of-context quotations and a host of dishonest schemes to accuse me of terrorism, hate speech and even money-laundering."

Zakir Naik denies 'false and baseless' reports of being extradited to India, says he will return when govt is 'just and fair'
India

Zakir Naik denies 'false and baseless' reports of being extradited to India, says he will return when govt is 'just and fair'

Zakir Naik, a controversial Islamic preacher facing charges under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, has dismissed reports which said he would return to India from Malaysia.

Zakir Naik under MEA lens: Request to extradite hardline Islamic preacher to be sent to Malaysia soon
India

Zakir Naik under MEA lens: Request to extradite hardline Islamic preacher to be sent to Malaysia soon

External affairs ministry has announced that India will soon make a formal request for Zakir Naik's extradition to Kuala Lumpur.

Zakir Naik to be charged in terror funding, money laundering cases by NIA this week
India

Zakir Naik to be charged in terror funding, money laundering cases by NIA this week

Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik will be charged by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) this week for his alleged role in terror funding and money laundering cases in the country, officials said.

Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik trying for citizenship in Malaysia: Reports
India

Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik trying for citizenship in Malaysia: Reports

Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, wanted by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on terror charges, has applied for Malaysian citizenship, according to agency sources.

Egyptian court awards death sentence to Mulsim Brotherhood leader Wagdi Ghoneim in absentia
World

Egyptian court awards death sentence to Mulsim Brotherhood leader Wagdi Ghoneim in absentia

Muslim Brotherhood leader and radical Islamic preacher Wagdy Ghoneim was on Sunday sentenced to death in absentia by an Egyptian court for setting up a terror group after the 2013 overthrow of Islamist president Mohammed Morsi.

Muslim Brotherhood leader Wagdy Ghoneim sentenced to death by Cairo Criminal Court
World

Muslim Brotherhood leader Wagdy Ghoneim sentenced to death by Cairo Criminal Court

Cairo: Muslim Brotherhood leader and Islamic radical preacher Wagdy Ghoneim and two others were sentenced to death by an Egyptian court Sunday over terror-related charges.

Israel sentences Palestinian preacher for anti-semitic sermons
World

Israel sentences Palestinian preacher for anti-semitic sermons

An Israeli court on Sunday sentenced a Palestinian Islamic preacher to eight months in prison over a sermon at a volatile Jerusalem holy site in which he called for Jews to be killed.

Four MHA officials suspended for facilitating FCRA license renewal of Naik's NGO
India

Four MHA officials suspended for facilitating FCRA license renewal of Naik's NGO

On Thursday night, four officials of the Home Ministry were suspended for allegedly facilitating the renewal of FCRA licence of an NGO promoted by Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, against whom several probes are going on.

UK radical preacher Anjem Choudary faces upto 10 years for supporting Islamic State
World

UK radical preacher Anjem Choudary faces upto 10 years for supporting Islamic State

One of Britain's best-known radical Muslim preachers, Anjem Choudary, has been convicted of encouraging support for the Islamic State group

Zakir Naik says Indian media doctored his statements, Modi govt hasn't 'bothered' him so far
World

Zakir Naik says Indian media doctored his statements, Modi govt hasn't 'bothered' him so far

Controversial preacher Zakir Naik in an interview to <em>India Today TV</em> in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, alleged on that the Indian media had doctored his statements.

Zakir Naik Skype conference: Islamic preacher has again proven he isn’t an easy catch
India

Zakir Naik Skype conference: Islamic preacher has again proven he isn’t an easy catch

The very fact that Zakir Naik refuses to return to the country and face the law of the land (if, as he says, the charges against him are false), indicates cowardice and tactfulness.

Zakir Naik cancels press meet again, cites pressure from venue authorities
India

Zakir Naik cancels press meet again, cites pressure from venue authorities

Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, facing the heat over allegations of inspiring some of the attackers in Dhaka through his speeches, has cancelled his press briefing again

Hate mongers like Zakir Naik should be prosecuted: Muslim activists
India

Hate mongers like Zakir Naik should be prosecuted: Muslim activists

Observing that Zakir Naik is spreading "contempt" through his speeches,, Muslim activists demanded that such "hate-mongers" be prosecuted.

Zakir Naik to leave for Africa, says no Indian agency approached him
India

Zakir Naik to leave for Africa, says no Indian agency approached him

Controversial Islamic preacher, Zakir Naik, who had cancelled his return to India on Monday and said he will do a Skype press meet from Saudi Arabia, has changed the plan again.

Take action against Islamic preacher Zakir Naik: Shiv Sena
Politics

Take action against Islamic preacher Zakir Naik: Shiv Sena

BJP ally Shiv Sena on Wednesday sought action against controversial Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik.