Islamic Fiqh Academy offers 810 solutions on modern issues in light of Quran and Sunnah

Islamic Fiqh Academy emerged as credible institution of Ijtihad on contemporary problems. By Abdul Bari Masoud New Delhi: From human organs donation to commercial surrogacy and issues arising out of scientific and technological advancement, the Islamic Fiqh Academy India has offered solutions in the light of Quran and Sunnah, said Maulana Khalid Saifullah Rehmani, General Secretary. When being asked about the permissibility of the covid-19 vaccine in Islam, Maulana Rehmani said Islam gives utmost importance to the protection of human life. He explained that there are four sources of medicines. The use of any forbidden…

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India’s human rights situation is very serious, says UN Special Rapporteur

Washington DC : The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC) , an advocacy organisation of Indian American Muslims has released its Human Rights Compendium Series and the first report in this series called Human rights in India: Status report 2021 – Crushing Dissent. It focuses on issues like the sedition law, hate speech, national security legislations, citizenship crisis in Assam and rest of the country, effect of Covid-19 pandemic on sanitation workers, migrant workers, fisher folk and so on. Each topic is covered in a manner that gives a brief history of the…

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Urdu University chancellor Firoz Bakht urges Muslims to donate for Ram Temple

All India Muslim Personal Law Board executive member Zafaryab Jilani said that the appeal made by Mr Ahmed is ”unconstitutional” By Hasan Akram New Delhi: Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) chancellor Firoz Bakht Ahmed has urged the Muslim community to make token donations for the construction of Ram Temple. He added that he has been advocating for building the temple for the past two decades. The temple is being constructed at the site where Babri Masjid stood till 6 December 1992. A mob of Hindu terrorists, aided by veteran BJP…

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Mosque sets up gymnasium for women in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: A mosque has set up a wellness centre including a gymnasium for women residing in nearby slums. This is first the time that a mosque has opened such a facility in the state of Telangana, Times of India reported. The initiative has been taken to reduce non-communicable diseases (NCDs) among women living in the slums. The gym runs in two sessions daily. It has also health counsellors and a physician. The gym at Masjid-e-Mustafa located in Wadi-e-Mahmood in Rajendranagar is funded by SEED, a US-based NGO. Helping Hand Foundation (HHF),…

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Urdu press this week – A weekly roundup of Urdu dailies

By Quamar Ashraf Limited words, unlimited messages While the Urdu newspapers spare space on statements issued by different community organisations, Madanis (Jamiat Ulema-i-Hind maulanas Arshad Madani and Mahmood Madani) get huge coverage. Almost every alternate day statements of Maulana Mahmood Madani or Maulana Arshad Madani get space.  However, the editorials/articles depicted in prominence four key issues including Centre-farmer deadlock, Arnab Goswami’s WhatsApp chat leak, President Ram Nath Kovind’s donation for proposed Ram temple and Joe Biden’s decision to revoke travel ban on some Muslim countries. Modi govt bowed against farmer’…

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