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Mathura: Hindu Mahasabha Makes Fresh Plea To Allow Lord Krishna Arti

Dec 10, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Chaudhuri said on Thursday that in case the fresh request for the permission is not granted, the administration can perform Arti and send the video of the same to Mahasabha.

Supreme Court Issues Notice On Plea Seeking SIT Probe Into Communal Violence In Tripura

Nov 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The plea, filed by advocate Ehtesham Hashmi through advocate Prashant Bhushan, has arrayed Centre, DGP Tripura, and the Tripura government as respondents.

Naqvi Slam Pakistan Saying "No Certificate Is Needed From Country Setting Records In Atrocities Against Minorities"

Naqvi asserted that for Indian Muslims, India is the "best and safest" place in the world. He dismissed the allegations as a "nefarious, misleading and criminal campaign" by the Pakistani establishment against India.

Taliban: Bomb Hits Mosque In Afghanistan, Wounds At Least 15

Nov 12, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The Islamic State group has been waging a campaign of violence in Nangarhar Province, where shootings and bombings against Taliban fighters take place frequently.

Lawsuit: Anti-Muslim Prejudice Prompted City In Northern Mississippi To Block Mosque

American Civil Liberties Union of Mississippi sued on behalf of the two Muslim men who want to build the mosque, Abraham House of God, in the city of Horn Lake.

08 October, 2021

Several Feared Dead As Powerful Explosion Takes Place Inside Afghanistan Mosque

Associated Press (AP)

The explosion has taken place inisde Shiite mosque in Kunduz province of Afghanistan.

13 June, 2021

Dust Storms Damaged Structures Of Jama Masjid, Need Urgent Intervention: Shahi Imam

Outlook Web Bureau

The 17th-century architectural icon was built in the reign of Mughal Emperor Shah Jehan for the main city of Shahjehabad

25 March, 2021

Mosque Located In 'Sensitive' Area In UP To Be Covered Ahead Of Holi To Maintain Peace

Outlook Web Bureau

The mosques along the procession route are being covered with plastic sheets from top to bottom to ensure people do not throw colour or any objectionable object at the structures.

07 November, 2020

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

Priyadarshini Sen

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

24 August, 2020

New Zealand Gunman Planned To Burn Down Mosques After Finishing Shooting

Associated Press (AP)

New details about the March 2019 attacks were outlined during the first day of a four-day sentencing hearing at the Christchurch High Court.

11 July, 2020

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

Raamish Siddiqui

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 the first historical controversy on this matter.


11 July, 2020

Turkey's President Formally Makes Iconic Hagia Sophia A Mosque

Associated Press (AP)

Recep Tayyip Erdogan had demanded that Hagia Sophia be turned back into a mosque despite widespread international criticism. The move could also deepen tensions with neighboring Greece.

25 March, 2020

Coromavirus: Mosque Imam Arrested For Violating Restrictions As Four More Test Positive In Kashmir

Naseer Ganai

Police have also asked the people not to offer prayers at mosques. They, however, allowed the muezzin to give a call for prayers but strict guidelines have been issued, asking people not to gather at mosques.

08 February, 2020

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Mobile Mosques To Welcome Muslims

Outlook Web Bureau

Japan has prepared mobile mosques for Muslim visitors to pray in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

14 November, 2019

UP Shia Waqf Board Chairman Donates Rs 51,000 For Ram Temple In Ayodhya


Whenever the temple is built, Shia Waqf Board will help in its construction, Rizvi said.

10 November, 2019

Ayodhya Verdict Invokes Doctrine Of Necessity; The Judicial Precedent May Have Repercussions

Aakar Patel

What the long term repercussions of the Ayodhya judgment are will unfold in time. But there will be repercussions of course.

09 November, 2019

Ayodhya Verdict: A Timeline Of Ramjanbhommi-Babri Masjid Land Dispute

Outlook Web Bureau

On Saturday, the Supreme Court will pronounce its historic verdict on the politically-sensitive Ramjanmbhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute.


02 September, 2019

Ayodhya Case: SC To Hear Plea Of Muslim Parties' Lawyer Who Alleged Being 'Threatened'

Advocate Rajeev Dhavan is representing Muslim parties in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz