Friday, 7 October, 2022
TopicJama Masjid

Topic: Jama Masjid

‘Act against Islam’: Jama Masjid Shahi Imam condemns Udaipur tailor’s murder

Denouncing the crime, 'on behalf of the Muslims of India', Syed Ahmed Bukhari said the perpetrators had not studied the life and character of the Holy Prophet.

Muslim body boycotts news channels, urges Muslim intellectuals not to appear in debates

In a strongly worded statement, AIMPLB said these TV debates focused only on insulting and ridiculing Islam and Muslims.

‘Our everything was insulted’: ‘Grieving’ Jama Masjid protesters want Nupur Sharma jailed

Hundreds gathered outside Jama Masjid Friday in 'outpouring of restlessness & anxiety' over anti-Prophet remarks. Police say protest was unauthorised & are taking legal action.

Protests on derogatory remarks against Prophet Muhammad hit Delhi’s Jama Masjid

The Shahi Imam, however, said the mosque had not given any call for any agitation.

No mass prayers, Covid protocols — Jama Masjid wears deserted look this Eid al-Adha

After the Shah Imam of Jama Masjid asked people to offer Eid prayers at home, not many people visited Jama Masjid on Eid al-Adha.

This Eid al-Adha, fewer devotees crowd Jama Masjid to offer morning prayers

Eid al-Adha prayers at Delhi's Jama Masjid Saturday morning were quieter than in previous years as fewer people turned up at the mosque owing to Covid-19.

Delhi’s Jama Masjid to reopen for namaz from 4 July: Shahi Imam Ahmed Bukhari

The mosque had earlier reopened on 8 June after a gap of over two months in Unlock 1.0. However, it was later shut as coronavirus cases spiked in the national capital.

India returns to action in Unlock 1.0 — with fever guns, new habits and longing for the old

With malls, restaurants and religious places reopening, India is uneasily but surely coming back to life, but in the shadow of the coronavirus.

Jama Masjid closed till 30 June due to ‘critical’ condition of Covid-19 cases: Shahi Imam

The development comes after the Shahi Imam's secretary Amanullah died due to the novel coronavirus at the Safdarjung Hospital on Tuesday night.

Jama Masjid may be closed again due to deteriorating Covid situation in Delhi: Shahi Imam

The development comes after the Shahi Imam's secretary Amanullah died due to the novel coronavirus at the Safdarjung Hospital Tuesday.

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Multiple military & civilian chopper crashes in past years highlight a disturbing trend for India

An Indian Army Aviation Cheetah helicopter crashed Wednesday. Several such crashes over past few yrs have jolted the military. Non-military sphere, too, has encountered many crashes.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.