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Kannauj: Imam among four arrested for ‘raising pro-Pakistan slogans’ in viral video

May 20, 2021 6:13 am

Police said that after taking cognizance of the viral video, they conducted an inquiry and identified the people seen in it. The video was of May 15 at the Jalalabad crossing, police added.

Will not be cowed down by death threats: woman 'imam' who led Friday prayers

January 29, 2018 2:56 pm

The woman, who broke gender stereotypes when she led the prayers, said she had been receiving death threats on WhatsApp, Facebook and YouTube but was not afraid. She said she would not be cowed down by the threats and would continue to lead the prayers.

Breaking stereotypes: Woman Imam leads Friday prayer service in Kerala's Malappuram district

January 27, 2018 7:30 pm

Jamitha, known as 'Jamitha teacher' among her fellow people, said the Holy Quran never discriminates between men and women and Islam never stops women from being 'imams'.

Imam spells out what others could not: Muslims wary of Modi

December 05, 2013 2:53 am

Okhla constituency is witness to a close fight between the Congress’s Asif Mohd Khan and JD(U)’s Shoaib Danish.

After HC termed allowances unconstitutional,Mamata offers 'protection' to imams

September 06, 2013 8:04 pm

Says law will be followed and the state govt is properly concerned about minority rights.

Pakistan-origin Imam in US convicted of supporting Taliban

March 05, 2013 11:00 am

Khan was found guilty of two conspiracy counts and two counts of providing material support to terrorists.

Imam at Toronto mosque charged with sexual assault

August 18, 2011 9:34 am

Police say there may be more victims in other countries where he had worked earlier.

Exploring all options on NYC mosque: Imam

September 14, 2010 2:26 am

The Imam leading the effort to build an Islamic centre and mosque near the World Trade Center site said on Monday that a resolution to the raging debate over its location is being examined.

NY imam: Politics behind mosque opposition

August 30, 2010 11:44 am

Imam spearheading a proposed Islamic center near 9/11 site believes the fierce opposition is closely linked to US polls in Nov.

Choosing a religious leader on reality TV

July 30, 2010 12:26 am

Bright studio spotlights illuminated the faces of four young men who awaited their fate. Cameramen stood ready to capture the moment....


Roorkee: Madrassa bans mobile phones

January 25, 2016 11:58 am

Roorkee, Jan 25 (ANI): A Madrassa in Roorkee has banned the use of social media and mobile phones to put a check on extremism. The imam of the madrassa Imamdul Islam, also imposed restrictions on the use of the internet. He said there was a need to exercise restraint on the use of social media. The madrassa's move over the ban on usage of mobile phones has come up after a suspect was arrested from Haridwar in connection with the recent Pathankot airbase attack.