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Muharram procession


HC nod to Muharram procession on Aug 30 in south Mumbai with only five persons

August 29, 2020 10:38 am

The court allowed the organisation to take out the Tazia, a replica of the mausoleum of Imam Hussain, by truck only from Bhendi Bazaar to the graveyard in Mazgaon. The five persons can carry the Tazia on foot while covering the last 100 m towards the graveyard.

Restrictions in parts of Kashmir to prevent Muharram processions

August 28, 2020 3:22 pm

They said restrictions on the movement and assembly of people under Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) have been imposed in Budgam and Baramulla districts and parts of Srinagar district.

WATCH | Portion of terrace collapses during Muharram procession in Andhra's Kurnool

September 10, 2019 6:09 pm

A video of the incident shows a crowd engaged in the Muharram festivities at B.Thandrapadu village when suddenly the parapet wall of a house collapses on the people gathered near it.

Bengaluru traffic regulations for Muharram: Hosur Road blocked till 6.30 pm; avoid Johnson Market-Elgin Flour Mill stretch

September 10, 2019 11:04 am

The procession will be taken out on Hosur Road, from Johnson Market to Elgin Flour Mill. Hence, the movement of all types of Vehicles is prohibited from 11 am to 6.30 pm, according to an advisory issued by Bengaluru City Traffic Police

Muharram 2019: Date, History, Significance and importance of Muharram

September 10, 2019 9:33 am

Muharram (Ashura) 2019 Date: Ashura, the 10th day of Muharram, also commemorates the day that Allah saved the Children of Israel from Pharaoh.

UP Muharram procession: Man injured after contact with live wire in Gorakhpur, mob goes on rampage

September 23, 2018 4:36 am

The man, 24-year-old Khursheed, was part of a tazia procession. A mob attacked the police and torched a police outpost and vehicle. They were dispersed after more forces were called in.

Muharram procession: Curbs in Bihar town after one killed in firing

September 22, 2018 5:36 am

While police blamed the incident on a fight among Muslim groups over leading the Tazia procession, some Muslims linked the incident to public anger after the arrest of a Hindu Putra Sangathan leader for an objectionable social media post regarding Muharram procession routes.

UP: 6 injured in clashes during Muharram procession

October 02, 2017 5:19 am

Around six people were injured in a clash between two communities during a Muharram procession in Kanpur on Sunday.

Bombay High Court tells police to ensure children are not injured on Muharram

July 04, 2017 3:47 am

A division bench of Justice R M Savant and Justice S S Jadhav was hearing a suo motu petition based on a PIL filed by activist Faisal Banaraswala, seeking a ban on participation of children in the ritual.

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Muharram 2019: Pictures of procession from around the country

September 12, 2019 7:28 am

Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and marks the martyrdom of Imam Hussain, grandson of Prophet Mohammed at the Battle of Karbala in Iraq. See photos here.

Muslims observe Muharram in Kolkata, Delhi

November 04, 2014 5:49 pm

Muharram, which is considered to be the most sacred of the months for Muslims was observed on Tuesday (November 4) amid tight security in the national capital with heavy police deployment in sensitive areas.