AL-AQSA: TALIBAN INAUGURATE REPLICA OF THE DOME OF THE ROCK IN KABUL

Thu 19 May 2022: To uphold Islamic and historic cultural values, the Kabul Municipality has built a mosque in the Kampani area of Kabul with its tomb and other designing similar to the Al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem. Jerusalem is a Palestinian City, which is equally important and sacred for Muslims, Christians and Jews and […]

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INDIAN COURT ORDERS MUSLIMS TO LIMIT GATHERING AT HISTORIC GYANVAPI MOSQUE

Tue 17 May 2022: A court in north India has banned large prayer gatherings in the historic Gyanvapi Mosque after a survey team allegedly found Hindu relics there, a lawyer representing a group of Hindu women said. Caretakers of the mosque say they will knock on the doors of the country’s top court, arguing the […]

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VATICAN DECLARES A SAINT OF AN 18TH-CENTURY INDIAN WHO FOUGHT CASTEISM

Sun 15 May 2022: Devasahayam, who converted to Christianity in the 18th century in the then kingdom of Travancore, was declared a saint by Pope Francis at the Vatican today. Devasahayam, also known as Lazarus, is the first Indian layman to get sainthood for what the Vatican calls “enduring increasing hardships”. Born Neelakandan Pillai in […]

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AFGHAN TALIBAN ORDER ALL AFGHAN WOMEN TO WEAR BURQA IN PUBLIC

Sheikh Khalid Al-Hanafi, Taliban’s Acting Minister of Enforcement of Good and Prohibition of Evil. Sat 07 May 2022: Afghanistan‘s Taliban rulers on Saturday ordered all Afghan women to wear the all-covering burqa in public. “We want our sisters to live with dignity and safety,” said Khalid Hanafi, acting minister for the Taliban’s vice and virtue ministry. […]

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SOCIAL MEDIA GIANTS FAILING TO ACT ON NEARLY 90% OF ISLAMOPHOBIC CONTENT: REPORT

Fri 06 May 2022:  Social media companies are failing to act on 89% of posts containing anti-Muslim hatred and Islamophobic content reported to them, according to a recent report. “This report exposed that social media companies, including Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, and YouTube, failed to act on 89% of posts containing anti-Muslim hatred and Islamophobic content reported to them,” said the Center for Countering […]

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MUSLIMS BEING TARGETED WITH VIOLENCE AROUND THE WORLD, BIDEN SAYS IN HIS EID MESSAGE

Tue 03 May 2022: Washington: Around the world, Muslims are being targeted with violence, US President Joe Biden said on Monday asserting that Muslims make America stronger every single day even as they still face real challenges and threats in the society that they live in. At a White House reception to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, Biden […]

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