- Birthday Anniversary of Imam Hasan al-Askari(A.S.)
On the Happy and Auspicious Occasion of the Birthday Anniversary of Imam Hasan al-Askari(A.S.) we extend our happy felicitations and joyous greetings to all the lovers of the Holy Ahlul Bayt(A.S.) and all the oppressed and truth seeking people in the world who are awaiting the glad reappearance and advent of Imam Mahdi(A.S.), the Awaited Savior.
- Gaddafi forces rout rebels in eastern Libya
Rebels driven out of town of Brega under heavy bombardment as pro-regime forces advance towards Benghazi
- 26/11 probe: Pakistan rejects India’s request to quiz Lakhvi
Pakistan has rejected India’s request to interrogate seven Pakistanis, including Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operative Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, who have been arrested in connection with the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, an official said.
- Babri mosque demolition had badly dented BJP’s image: Advani
Senior BJP leader L K Advani today said that he felt the demolition of the Babri mosque in 1992 had “badly dented” the credibility of his party.
- Bangladesh seeks synergy with Aligarh Muslim university
Bangladesh would like to build strong synergy with the Murshidabad centre of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) because of its locational advantage, and linguistic and cultural affinity, the country’s envoy to India says.
- AIMPLB neglecting Shias: Dr Sadiq
In a major setback to All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), its senior vice-president and a prominent Shia cleric Dr Kalbe Sadiq on Sunday attended the annual conference of the rival All India Shia Personal Law Board. Even though Dr Sadiq fell short of announcing his resignation from the AIMPLB, he made it clear that Shia community was feeling neglected in the AIMPLB.
- Shia board mulls three-tier system to tackle gender issues
The All India Shia Personal Law Board has come up with a set of deterrents to counter the community’s marked apathy towards gender issues, particularly rising cases of violence against women and frivolous divorces.
- 7 Shia martyred in Basra, Iraq
A bomb exploded by a bus in Iraq Sunday, martyred seven Shia and wounding 14 others.
- Azerbaijan detains more Shia activists
Security forces in the Republic of Azerbaijan have detained dozens of people who gathered in the capital, Baku, to call for the government’s resignation.
- Jordanians protest again despite religious edict
Jordanians demanding democratic reforms protested in the capital for the 10th street week following Friday’s Muslim prayers, defying an edict by the kingdom’s religious leaders not to demonstrate.