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Delhi High Court declines IRF request for interim order to protect trustees

On March 16, a single-judge bench of the Delhi High Court had also held that the Centre's decision to ban the IRF (Islamic Research Foundation) was taken to safeguard national security. It had dismissed the IRF's plea challenging its immediate ban.

NIA gets custody of 3 held for ‘instigating youth to join IS’

The three are Maulana Haneef, Arshi Qureshi and Rizwan Khan


IRF was banned amid demonetisation to divert media attention: Zakir Naik

The BJP-led Central government had recently banned the IRF and declared it as a terrorist organisation under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) for a period of five years.

Zakir Naik NGO ‘planned’ Rs 25 lakh aid to Rajiv trust via hospital which didn’t pass it on

Mumbai hospital says it was asked to transfer the money but used it for ‘hospital expenditure’.

Fate of Islamic International School uncertain, parents panic

The IRF was last week banned for five years by the home ministry over the controversial preachings of its founder Zakir Naik.