Quran News

On state plea, Ranchi court drops Quran donation as bail condition

The court had granted bail to Richa Bharti, who was arrested earlier for sharing an offensive social media post targeting Muslims, asking her to hand over a Quran to the local Anjuman Committee in the presence of police, and four more to different libraries.

Jharkhand court drops 'donate Quran' condition for bail to Ranchi woman over offensive post

Richa Bharti, a B.Com student, was arrested on July 12 after the Anjuman Committee filed a complaint against her at the Pithora Police Station for sharing an objectionable post on Facebook, which reportedly hurt religious sentiments.


Bail rider for woman held for offensive post: Donate Quran copies

Judicial Magistrate (First Class) Manish Kumar Singh, while granting conditional bail Monday, asked Richa Bharti to submit one copy of the Quran to the local Anjuman Committee in the presence of police authorities, and four more copies to different libraries in the city.

Ramzan has always been the time to look inwards, build bridges

Ramzan has always been the time to look inwards, build bridges

Read in Quran that women can pray in mosques: Couple who filed SC plea

After studying religious texts and consulting community members, the couple finally decided to file a petition in the Supreme Court.

China denies confiscating copies of Quran in Xinjiang

China is battling ETIM militants in Xinjiang, who reportedly have links with Islamic State. The province has seen protests by majority Uygur Muslims over increasing settlements of the Han community from other parts of China.


Translated by a Sikh, funded by Hindus, Patiala varsity to digitise century-old Quran

Parihar said, “My friend Noor Muhammad from village Land of Moga showed me this Punjabi translation of the ‘Quran Sharif’, published more than a century ago, in April 1911.”

Rajasthan’s ‘women qazis’ face resistance from clerics

Rajasthan’s chief qazi Khalid Usmani said: 'As per Quran, a woman can never be a man’s hakim (ruler/judge). Hence, a woman can never be a qazi.'

The Holy Quran Experiment: What happens when people are quoted verses from a Holy Book

Two guys from the Netherlands disguised a Bible as a Quran and read some of its most gruesome verses to the people. What they had to say is eye-opening.

Gujarat government board claims Quran says beef bad for health

The verse on the billboard has been translated as “Show respect to cows as it is the leader of all bovines. Its milk, ghee and butter have therapeutic properties and its meat is the cause of several diseases’’.