ISLAMABAD: Ulema of major Islamic schools of thought have agreed to bring out consensus-based text translation of the Holy Quran for teaching in schools. The agreement came during the first meeting of the Ulema Committee constituted by…
PESHAWAR: The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has made the teaching of the Holy Quran as a compulsory subject for elementary and secondary education in all the public and private schools. The Elementary and Secondary Education…
AGRA: A teenage Hindu girl sets an example of communal harmony in India's Agra, where she teaches holy Quran to 35 Muslim children in Sanjar Nagar locality.
RAWALPINDI: Chairman Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) Dr. Tahirul Qadri on Sunday said revenge for the 14 people, who were shot dead in Model Town incident, would be taken according to the law of the Holy Quran that is ‘an eye for an eye’, ARY…
The night of Laylat-ul-Qadr or the Night of Power which is believed to fall on the 27th Ramazan was observed by the devout with religious zeal and dedication.
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia executed 47 people on Saturday for terrorism, mostly suspected al Qaeda members but also a prominent Shia Muslim cleric, Nimr al-Nimr, Interior Ministry said in a statement broadcast on state television.
AJACCIO, PARIS: Demonstrators ransacked a Muslim prayer hall and attempted to burn copies of the Holy Quran on the French island of Corsica Friday, police said, following a night of violence that left two firefighters injured.
AHMEDABAD: A Muslim leader in India warned Wednesday of communal unrest after a state government claimed the Holy Quran discourages eating beef, the latest contentious effort to protect cows in the Hindu-majority country.
ANKARA: Overwhelmingly Muslim Turkey's top religious authority Diyanet said it has published thousands of copies of the Holy Quran translated into Armenian for the first time, as it seeks to reach out to minority communities.
KABUL: Powerful religious leaders in Afghanistan are growing uneasy about the challenge to their authority posed by rare civil rights protests in Kabul and widespread anger over the lynching of a young woman wrongly accused of burning the…