Imam(Search results - 13)
India30, Aug 2020, 11:16 AM
PM Modi recalls martyrdom of Imam Hussain to mark Muharram
The tenth day of Muharram is the Day of Ashura, which to Shia Muslims is part of the Mourning of Muharram. Sunni Muslims fast during this day
India6, Aug 2020, 2:18 PM
AIIA President threatens to demolish Ayodhya's Ram Mandir?
A day after the foundation stone for the Ram Mandir was laid in Ayodhya, the president of the All India Imam Association has made an explosive and provocative statement. Sajid Rashidi was quoted saying, "Islam says a mosque will always be a mosque. It can't be broken to build something else. We believe it was, and always will be a mosque. Mosque wasn't built after demolishing temple but now maybe temple will be demolished to build a mosque.”
Coronavirus India29, Jul 2020, 5:31 PM
Bakrid in Bengaluru: Imam says money kept aside to buy animals can be donated to poor
As a responsibility towards the society and to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, a Bengaluru-based Imam has sent a clear message to the Muslim community. He said not to bring bad name to the community during Bakrid and also on other days and in this regard, instead of animal sacrifice, the same amount should be diverted to poor patients’ treatment
India22, Jul 2020, 11:44 AM
Coronavirus: Anti-CAA activist Sharjeel Imam tests positive for COVID-19 at Guwahati jail
Sharjeel Imam was arrested for delivering a ‘seditious’ speech and ‘abetting’ riots in Jamia Millia Islamia area in December last year.
India22, Jun 2020, 4:08 PM
Imam who performed last rites of suspected COVID-19 patient suspended by mosque authorities
The Imam at Boxali Bhuiyan Bari Jame Masjid in Bangladesh was humiliated and asked to leave the mosque during Friday congregation prayers, with authorities telling him he was “suspended”.
India12, Jun 2020, 9:35 AM
Jama Masjid to remain shut till June 30 amid growing COVID-19 cases in Delhi: Shahi Imam
The development came a day after he urged the people to offer namaz from their homes amid the spike in coronavirus cases.
India10, May 2020, 6:03 PM
Imams in West Bengal call for lockdown extension, no relaxation on Eid al-Fitr
Imams in West Bengal do not want the lockdown protocol to be relaxed on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr and have written a letter to West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee in this regard
Coronavirus India27, Mar 2020, 1:36 PM
Despite coronavirus lockdown, people visit Masjid in Karnataka’s Gokak; get lathicharged
As the members of Muslim community defied the countrywide lockdown order and entered the Masjid in Karnataka’s Gokak, the police resorted to lathicharge to quell the crowd and later took the Imam of the Masjid in the jeep
India27, Mar 2020, 1:27 PM
Don't come to Masjids for Friday Namaz, offer prayers from home instead: Bidar Muslim Imam
As few Muslim community members defied the lockdown orders in the last few days in different parts of Karnataka, Bidar's Imam announced that Muslims should not come to Masjids for Friday prayers, instead offer the same from home.
India29, Jan 2020, 9:00 AM
JNU Students' Union condemns culprit Sharjeel Imam's arrest over 'cut off Assam from India' comment
Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union expressed their displeasure over the arrest of Sharjeel Imam in Bihar and said that the BJP and RSS want to criminalise Muslims on an unprecedented scale
NEWS15, Jun 2019, 5:16 PM
Bengaluru Ponzi scam: After politicians, moulvis seen influencing Muslims to invest in fraud firms
After pictures of politicians like Roshan Baig, BZ Zameer with Ponzi scam accused Mansoor Khan and Misbahuddin Mukkaram went viral, a video of moulvis speaking in support of the “fraudsters” is doing the rounds. Moulvi of Masjid-e-Beoparian in Shivajinagar is seen influencing Muslims to invest in IMA while addressing a congregation