Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Outlook.com

Islam

Astrology And Religion: Connection Between Fields

Astrology And Religion: Connection Between Fields

Religion is a cornerstone of psychological and mental well-being for some people. Unlike many organised religions, astrological ideas and practises are free of sexism, racism, homophobia, and other forms of oppression.

13 April 2022
‘Shab-e-Baraat’: A Poem By Classical Urdu Poet Nazeer Akbarabadi

‘Shab-e-Baraat’: A Poem By Classical Urdu Poet Nazeer Akbarabadi

In these stanzas selected from ‘Shab-e-Baraat,’ the 18th century Urdu poet sketches the exuberance and zeal with which Shabe-e-Baraat is celebrated, and...

18 March 2022

'Hijab Is Essential Part Of Islam', Say Scholars Disagreeing With Karnataka HC Order

'If there is a clear instruction for something in the Quran-e-Karim, then it is an essential part of Islam.' said Akhtar-ul-Wasey, the former head of the...

Phobia Not Limited To Just Just Some Religions: India Reacts To UN  Adopting 'Int'l Day To Combat Islamophobia'

Phobia Not Limited To Just Just Some Religions: India Reacts To UN Adopting 'Int'l Day To Combat Islamophobia'

India said at UN that it is time that we acknowledged the prevalence of religiophobia, rather than single out just one.

15 March 2022

The Hijab Controversy And What It Means For Women's Education

May be the colour of the hijab can match with the colour of the uniform. It is a choice the person concerned if she feels comfortable and confident. It is a...

Advertisement
01 February 2022
Karnataka: Udipi Girls Move High Court Demanding Right To Wear Hijab

Karnataka: Udipi Girls Move High Court Demanding Right To Wear Hijab

A petition filed in the Karnataka High Court says that the students’ right to wear a hijab is a fundamental right guaranteed under Article 14 and 25 of the...


27 January 2022
Pakistani Lawmaker Urges India To Issue Visas To Hindu Pilgrims

Pakistani Lawmaker Urges India To Issue Visas To Hindu Pilgrims

In order to advance his faith tourism initiative between India and Pakistan, Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani a Hindu lawmaker of Pakistan, urged India to issue visas...


24 January 2022
British PM Orders Probe Into Dismissal Of Woman Minister Over 'Muslimness'

British PM Orders Probe Into Dismissal Of Woman Minister Over 'Muslimness'

After a Conservative Party Member of Parliament, Nusrat Ghani alleged that she was sacked from her ministerial position after her colleagues cited her...


16 January 2022
Probe Darul Uloom Deoband For 'Unlawful Fatwas': NCPCR To UP Govt

Probe Darul Uloom Deoband For 'Unlawful Fatwas': NCPCR To UP Govt

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has alleged that the Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband in Uttar Pradesh is issuing 'unlawful...


27 December 2021
Adityanath Pays Tributes To Sons Of Sikh Guru Gobind Singh

Adityanath Pays Tributes To Sons Of Sikh Guru Gobind Singh

Remembering the martyrdom of four sons of Guru Gobind Singh, the CM said those who came with the intention of converting India to Islam, today their existence...


Advertisement

27 December 2021
No Hypocrite Can Succeed By Abusing Mahatma Gandhi: Chhattisgarh CM

No Hypocrite Can Succeed By Abusing Mahatma Gandhi: Chhattisgarh CM

Earlier in the day, talking to reporters at the Swami Vivekanand Airport in Raipur, Baghel said whoever tries to instigate people by making such remarks, stern...


27 December 2021
Hindu Religious Leader Kalicharan Maharaj Hails Nathuram Godse For Killing Mahatma Gandhi

Hindu Religious Leader Kalicharan Maharaj Hails Nathuram Godse For Killing Mahatma Gandhi

Hindu Religious Leader Kalicharan Maharaj also used an abusive word against Mahatma Gandhi. He said: 'The target of Islam is to capture nation through...


29 October 2021
Setting Minimum Age For Girls’ Marriage Not Against Islam, Says Top Islamic Court In Pakistan

Setting Minimum Age For Girls’ Marriage Not Against Islam, Says Top Islamic Court In Pakistan

The Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan held that the sections in which the minimum age limit prescribed by the Child Marriage Restraint Act (CMRA) 1929 for both...


21 September 2021
IPL Is 'Anti-Islamic', Taliban Bans Live Broadcast Of T20 Tourney In Afghanistan

IPL Is 'Anti-Islamic', Taliban Bans Live Broadcast Of T20 Tourney In Afghanistan

Top Afghanistan cricketers like Rashid Khan, Mohammad Nabi and Mujeeb ur Rahman are taking part in IPL 2021.


20 September 2021
'I Don’t Hate My Attackers Like I Don’t Hate The Axe They Used To Chop My Hand': TJ Joseph

'I Don’t Hate My Attackers Like I Don’t Hate The Axe They Used To Chop My Hand': TJ Joseph

Kerala professor TJ Joseph, whose hand was chopped off by Islamic fanatics, speaks about his autobiography ‘A Thousand Cuts,’ why he doesn’t hate his...


19 August 2021
Muharram Marks The Start Of The Islamic Calendar

Muharram Marks The Start Of The Islamic Calendar

Muharram is the Islamic month that marks the triumph of justice over injustice and the victory of truth over falsehood


Advertisement

18 August 2021
Taliban Vow To Honour Women's Rights Within Islamic Law

Taliban Vow To Honour Women's Rights Within Islamic Law

Mujahid, who had been a shadowy figure for years, promised the Taliban would honour women's rights, but within norms of Islamic law, though he gave few details.


29 June 2021
Woman Moves Delhi HC Seeking Protection, Threatened For Willful Conversion To Islam

Woman Moves Delhi HC Seeking Protection, Threatened For Willful Conversion To Islam

From life threats to violation of right to privacy, the UP woman is facing flak for willful conversion to Islam from Hinduism


13 November 2020
Macron’s Mistaken Challenge To ‘Islam’

Macron’s Mistaken Challenge To ‘Islam’

The French President’s deliberate collision with what he sees as ‘Islam’ is unlikely to be good for him or for France.


07 November 2020
Why Can’t Muslims Pray At Temples And Hindus At Mosques?

Why Can’t Muslims Pray At Temples And Hindus At Mosques?

Ironically, inter-faith worship and scriptural readings have often transcended the boundaries of religion and caste in India


16 October 2020
Turkey’s ‘Neo-Ottoman’ Vision For West Asia, Mediterranean

Turkey’s ‘Neo-Ottoman’ Vision For West Asia, Mediterranean

President Erdogan has drawn on two of Turkey’s earlier, mutually-reinforcing traditions – Islam and the Ottomanism, to shape his vision of 'Islam’s last...


13 August 2020
Pakistan’s Blasphemy Law A Weapon Of Revenge Used Against Minorities

Pakistan’s Blasphemy Law A Weapon Of Revenge Used Against Minorities

It isn’t that a politician has never tried to change blasphemy laws or bring reforms. But those who did, faced the wrath of the religious zealot section of...


13 August 2020
Clashes Over Facebook Post: Violent Retaliation Goes Against Teachings Of Islam And The Prophet

Clashes Over Facebook Post: Violent Retaliation Goes Against Teachings Of Islam And The Prophet

The present-day Muslims must realise that when the Prophet of Islam never adopted the policy of retaliation, under any provocation, it is incumbent on the...


11 July 2020
Why Hagia Sophia, Turkey And The Charismatic Figure Of Erdogan Bristle With Resonances For India

Why Hagia Sophia, Turkey And The Charismatic Figure Of Erdogan Bristle With Resonances For India

When populist strongmen have little else to offer, they offer pride. But if Erdogan has at times been a tougher demagogue than his Indian alter-ego, the...


11 July 2020
Hagia Sophia: Turkish Govt Opens The Door Of Centuries-old Controversy

Hagia Sophia: Turkish Govt Opens The Door Of Centuries-old Controversy

Hagia Sophia is no longer a museum as the Turkish government opens it as a mosque. But the conversion of the cathedral into a mosque back in 15th century was...


Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement