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Delhi Jama Masjid


Jama Masjid to shut down again as Covid cases rise in Delhi

June 11, 2020 5:50 pm

Four days after the places of worship reopened in the napital capital, the Shahi Imam of the Jama Masjid decided that "no congregational prayers will be performed inside the Jama Masjid till June 30".

Jama Masjid may have to be closed again due to deteriorating COVID-19 situation in Delhi: Shahi Imam

June 10, 2020 12:28 pm

The Shahi Imam said the opinion of the people has been sought on closing the historic mosque again in view of the surge in the number of novel coronavirus cases in the national capital.

In the bylanes of Jama Masjid, the curious case of safed gajar ka halwa and more

January 20, 2020 5:07 pm

What if we told you you could get white gajar ka halwa right in the heart of Delhi? Yes, you read that right! White carrot halwa is a winter dessert and a favourite with many in the bylanes of Jama Masjid. To relish it, a walk through Jama Masjid's Chitli Qabar area to Sheeren Bhawan is enough.

After daylong peaceful protests at Jama Masjid, violence erupts in Old Delhi

December 21, 2019 9:33 am

A total of 32 people were detained, apart from several minors who were apprehended and remained inside Darya Ganj police station premises till late Friday night.

Pakistan Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood offers Eid prayers at Delhi's Jama Masjid

June 05, 2019 2:40 pm

On Wednesday, he offered Eid prayers at historic Jama Masjid in New Delhi. Mahmood was Pakistan's High Commissioner to India before he assumed charge of the top post in mid-April.

Imam of India’s biggest mosque has a successor: his 19-yr-old son

October 25, 2014 3:51 am

Shaban, younger son of Syed Ahmed Bukhari, is pursuing a degree in social work.

Didi pitches voice louder, all the way across to Delhi

February 26, 2014 8:34 am

The message she and her lieutenants have sought to spread is the Trinamool Congress will remote-control the next government.

In Azam-Bukhari face-off,Mulayam has the last laugh

April 14, 2012 2:15 am

With Umar Ali Khan filing his nomination as Samajwadi Party candidate for the Legislative Council election on Friday,the verbal spat between his father-in-law Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari of Delhi Jama Masjid and senior party leader Azam Khan appears to be over.