In the heart of Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, a plume of smoke is rising that can be seen from distant locations. A deadly explosion on Thursday morning shook the country while terror group Al-Shabaab took responsibility.
The order in Helmand province was issued by the provincial Taliban government's vice and virtue department to barbers in Lashkar Gah.
In Brunei, adultery and gay sex are now punishable by death by stoning.
Masood, who took the mike next, however, said he would not chant Vande Mataram as the Sharia did not permit it.
The BJP MP said those who do not have faith in the Constitution of India, "have no right" to stay in the country.
This is not the first time when the BJP leader who holds independent charge of the ministry criticised Rahul Gandhi.
Last week, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board had said it plans to open Darul-Qaza (Sharia courts) to resolve issues in line with Islamic laws.
The AIMPLB had proposed to set up Shariat courts in all districts of the country, to resolve all issues within the Islamic law, instead of approaching other courts.
The proposal will come up for discussion at a meeting of the Muslim Law Board in Delhi on July 15.
Dancing on DJ songs during nikah is unislamic and qazis will not conduct such weddings, said an Islamic Cleric from Uttar Pradesh, Deoband on Monday.
Islamic or Sharia banking is a finance system based on the principles of not charging interest, which is prohibited under Islam.
The answer is a clear no. So what does the Quran allow and what it does not?
Many feel that abolishing triple talaq just because it is not mentioned in the Quran is a mere gesture...
A health worker checks body temperature of a passenger as a precaution against the coronavirus, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
A health worker checks body temperature of passengers as a precaution against the coronavirus, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
A man receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine during a door-to-door vaccination campaign in Morigaon district of Assam.PTI Photo
Newly appointed Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral R Hari Kumar lays wreath at National War Memorial, in New Delhi.PTI Photo
Newly appointed Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral R Hari Kumar pays tribute to martyrs at National War Memorial, in New Delhi.PTI Photo
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