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Apr 15, 2017
Syria: Rebel groups prevent evacuated Shias from reaching AleppoDamascus: The Al Qaeda-linked rebel groups on Saturday prevented the evacuated Shias from reaching their destination in Syria's Aleppo city, hindering a deal with the government, a source said.
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.
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.
Mar 29, 2016
Nation's involvement with Jihadi group to liberate kashmir has backfired: Pakistani ex-diplomt HaqqaniPakistan's involvement with jihadi groups at the highest level aimed at "liberation" of Jammu and Kashmir has backfired, ex-diplomat Husain Haqqani said on Tuesday following the deadly terror attack in Lahore.
Mar 18, 2016
Assad is normal trying to do the best for Syria, he's being demonised by the West: Aleppo Bishop Antoine AudoAssad was a normal president. But we have to put him in the context of the Middle East. This big fighting between Shias and Sunnis and they use (d) Syria to destroy, at their level, at the international level. (At the) international level, economic and military interests (were the reasons for the war in Syria).
Oct 24, 2015
Blasts in front of Shia shrine in Bangladesh kill 1 person, injure 87At least one person was killed and 87 were injured on Saturday in a series of bomb blasts in front of a Shia shrine in Bangladesh where the members of the minority community had gathered for a procession.
Jan 24, 2015
'Reformer' King Abdullah's death: Why Saudis will remain frenemies to the worldKing Abdullah was a reformer only in the narrow context of Wahhabi Islam. His death won't bring any peace to the Muslim world as the fundamental causes of jihadism are embedded in the House of Saud's control of Islam's holiest places
Nov 05, 2014
Photos: Lucknow to Kashmir, Shias mark Muharram across IndiaFrom Lucknow to Kashmir, Muslims all over India marked the tenth day of Muharram to mourn the martyrdom of Hussein. Here are the photos.
Nov 04, 2014
Curfew-like restrictions imposed in Srinagar on MuharramCurfew-like restrictions were today imposed in parts of the city as a preventive measure to maintain law and order on the occasion of Muharram.
Aug 04, 2014
UP: Election process of Shia Central Waqf Board postponedElection process of UP Shia Central Waqf Board, which has witnessed war of words between Azam Khan and prominent cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawwad, has been postponed.