Imam(Search results - 19)
India NewsJul 16, 2021, 6:46 PM IST
Andhra guidelines for Bakrid: No namaz at Eidgah, prayers with only 50% crowd at Masjids and others
The Andhra Pradesh government has announced guidelines for Bakrid, the festival of sacrifice in which like last year, this year also there won't be any congregation at Eidgah maidans due to Covid. However, prayers can be offered at Masjids with only 50 percent of public gatherings.
Middle EastJun 2, 2021, 9:51 AM IST
Saudi Arabia ignores conservatives; says mosque loudspeakers will tone down
Islamic affairs minister Abdullatif al-Sheikh said that those who want to pray need not wait for the imam's call to do so.
India NewsJan 11, 2021, 12:06 PM IST
West Bengal Imams' Association requests people not to vote for Asaduddin Owaisi’s party
The Bengal Imam Association on Sunday (January 10) has made a public request to voters in West Bengal to not vote in favour of AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi.
India NewsJan 7, 2021, 11:02 AM IST
West Bengal Imam Association slams Asaduddin Owaisi
The Bengal Imam Association on Wednesday (January 6) lashed out at Lok Sabha MP Asaduddin Owaisi. The association members said that their community needs no Muslim leader from outside the state.
Top StoriesNov 25, 2020, 3:22 PM IST
Delhi riots: Chargesheet filed against Umar Khalid, Sharjeel Imam
While the court decided to proceed Khalid, Imam and Khan for the offences under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, it did not take cognisance of the offences of sedition, criminal conspiracy and “some other charges” under the Indian Penal Code as certain “sanctions were awaited”.
IndiaAug 30, 2020, 11:16 AM IST
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
IndiaAug 6, 2020, 2:18 PM IST
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 IndiaJul 29, 2020, 5:31 PM IST
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
IndiaJul 22, 2020, 11:44 AM IST
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.
IndiaJun 22, 2020, 4:08 PM IST
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”.
IndiaJun 12, 2020, 9:35 AM IST
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.
IndiaMay 10, 2020, 6:03 PM IST
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 IndiaMar 27, 2020, 1:36 PM IST
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
IndiaMar 27, 2020, 1:27 PM IST
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.