Saturday, 29 January 2022

Tag Archives: Islam

Saudi Arabia to allow only ‘immunised’ pilgrims to Makkah

REUTERS Photo RIYADH – Saudi authorities said Monday only people immunised against Covid-19 will be allowed to perform the year-round umrah pilgrimage from the start of Ramadan, the holy fasting month for Muslims. The Hajj and Umrah ministry said in a statement that three categories of people would be considered ...

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Raveena Tandon slams Zaira Wasim for quitting Bollywood

BOLLYWOOD: On Saturday, Secret Superstar actor Zaira Wasim’s announced that she is quitting Bollywood due to religious reasons. This prompted veteran actor Raveena Tandon to call out the 18-year-old for being “regressive” reported The Indian Express. “Doesn’t matter if two-film-olds are ungrateful to the industry that have given them all. Just wish they’d ...

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Urmila Matondkar loves and respects every religion

BOLLYWOOD actor turned politician Urmila Matondkar has opened up about the claims that she has embraced Islam after her marriage with Kashmiri model turned businessman and said that she is still a Hindu. In a statement, Urmila said, “Even if I had converted to Islam, would have said it with ...

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Taliban defeated by the quiet strength of Pakistan’s Buddha

SWAT: The Buddha of Swat, carved on a cliff in the seventh century, was dynamited by the Pakistani Taliban in 2007. Now it has been restored, a powerful symbol of tolerance in the traumatized Pakistani valley. The holy figure, depicted in a lotus position at the base of a granite ...

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Far-right politician in Germany quits post and converts to Islam

BERLIN: A politician in the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD), known for its anti-Muslim rhetoric, has resigned from its board and converted to Islam, the party said on Wednesday. But while Arthur Wagner quit his AfD leadership post in the eastern state of Brandenburg, he remained a member of the party, which says Islam is ...

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Amir Khan reveals why he called off divorce with Faryal Makhdoom

LONDON: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan and wife Faryal Makhdoom shocked the world when the couple made headlines this year with the 31-year-old saying that he’s opting for a divorce. After quite a few contradicting statements from the boxer and Makhdoom, the couple announced a few days back that they have called off ...

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Welsh teenager found guilty of five terror offences

BIRMINGHAM: A teenager accused of preparing to carry out an Isis-inspired terror attack in Cardiff has been found guilty of five terror offences. The 17-year-old was convicted of encouraging terrorism online and possessing a record of terrorist information. Jurors at Birmingham Crown Court also convicted the 17-year-old of preparing for ...

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Drawing Not Allowed In Islam: Moeen Ali Told On Twitter

LONDON: England cricketer Moeen Ali became the latest target of trolls after he asked his Twitter followers to bid for his drawing for a charity. The all-rounder’s portrait of Sir Viv Richards was to be auctioned by Cricket United, a cricket charity awareness campaign that raises money for the Professional Cricketers’ ...

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