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Community panchayat of Shias booked under new law

FIR registered at Junnar police station; MANS says it’s the first case in state against community panchayat of Muslims.

Music of a People

Lawyer-turned-artist Askari Naqvi brings elegiac poetry to the centre with Soz Khwani, a traditional art form of Shia Muslims

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Internal clashes: Mosques, Imambaras remain locked down as clerics stand divided on appointments

In Lucknow, a section of Shia community, led by Maulana Kalbe Jawad, is protesting against the appointment of Syed Waseem Rizvi as the Chairman of Shia Waqf Board.

Application opposes PIL seeking ban on kids in Muharram processions

The interveners claimed that there have been no incidents of death of any child during the processions.

Shia Muslims protest violence, volunteer to go to Iraq

As the maulana addressed the crowd and urged them to “morally support” Iraqi Shia Muslims, he was greeted with loud cheers, with many youth proclaiming to lay down their lives for the “cause”.

Iran diplomat among 23 killed in suicide blasts in Beirut

Lebanon-based al Qaeda-linked group,Abdullah Azzam Brigades,claimed responsibility.

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23 dead in Lebanon suicide bombings,Al-Qaeda affiliate claims responsibility

The Iranian Embassy was targeted. A senior diplomat,the cultural attache to Lebanon,was killed.

Seven Shias among nine killed Pak's Quetta city

The gunmen,who were riding a motorcycle,escaped after the shooting.

Jawwad defers march after CM’s ‘assurance’

Shia cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawwad deferred his protest march to CM’s residence,scheduled for Monday,following an assurance by CM Akhilesh Yadav over the telephone.

Row in Karbala over encroachment

Acting on a directive from the National Minorities Commission,the NDMC on Thursday sent a survey team to the Anjumane-e-Haideri Badi Karbala in Jorbagh to file a status report on illegal encroachments outside the premises.

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Protest takes a violent turn as police stop Shia march to Sonia Gandhi house

Several protesters were injured in the violence.

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