Thursday, Oct 06, 2022

islamic law


Attempt in Saudi Arabia to restore and reform Islamic law is welcome

February 17, 2021 9:16 am

There can be no doubt that these reforms signal a major theological shift, and if implemented successfully, will prove to be a watershed moment in the history of Sunni Islam.

UAE announces relaxing of Islamic laws for personal freedoms

November 07, 2020 11:25 pm

The broadening of personal freedoms reflects the changing profile of a country that has sought to bill itself as a skyscraper-studded destination for Western tourists, fortune-seekers and businesses despite its legal system based on a hard-line interpretation of Islamic law.

Over 1,000 clerics back fatwa against IS

September 09, 2015 6:44 am

Misbahi’s 1,100 page fatwa tries to demolish the claims of IS that it is working on the principles of Islamic law.

Top Saudi clerics issue edict against terrorism

September 17, 2014 8:08 pm

The Saudi king earlier this year called on scholars to speak out more aggressively against terrorism.

Will play an active role to clear doubts on Muslim laws: AIMPLB

September 15, 2014 4:04 pm

AIMPLB's efforts will be to underline the need to remove doubts among non-Muslims on Sharia and other issues.

Children adopted by Muslims on a par with biological child: SC

February 20, 2014 3:35 am

Rejects plea for directions to follow Islamic law before declaring a Muslim child for adoption.

Al Qaeda branch claims attack in Yemen

December 07, 2013 2:25 am

US military raised its alert status in the region after the coordinated strikes on Yemen.

As Pak starts dialogue with Taliban,Sharif mum on details on England visit

October 31, 2013 8:28 pm

Nawaz Sharif said the talks must take place inside the framework of Pakistan's constitution.

Islamic law cannot override criminal law: Court

September 26, 2013 2:26 am

Court makes observation while dismissing bail plea of boy accused of kidnapping minor girl

Morsi abandoned jihad,says al-Qaeda chief

August 04, 2013 12:48 am

Zawahiri criticised Islamists who had formed political parties in Egypt and supported the Egyptian military in ousting Morsi