PESHAWAR: The ulema and muftis from different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Thursday announced to observe Ramazan and Eid on the same date, with rest of the country, which will be announced by the Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee. The announcement was made at a meeting of ulema at Madrassa Quran in Peshwar headed by Naib Mufti Abdul Munim Haqqani of Darul Uloom Haqqania, Akora Khattak. The meeting was attended by Mufti Sardar of Darul Uloom Thall, Mufti Maghfoor-ru-Rehman and Maulana Ahmed Shah Qureshi from Lakki Marwat,…
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 Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training for this purpose in Islamabad. Speaking on the occasion, Ulema greatly appreciated the government’s initiative to introduce compulsory teaching of Holy Quran with translation in schools. It is pertinent here to mention that the…
JAKARTA: Indonesia's top Islamic clerical body said Wednesday it has issued a fatwa against intentionally starting forest fires in a bid to stop the blazes that cloak Southeast Asia in haze every year.
KARACHI: The Government of Sindh has imposed a ban on the movement of 155 clerics for 60 days in order to maintain security during the month of Muharram, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: The government on Wednesday decided to make the timings of the five daily calls to prayer uniform across the city, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information Pervaiz Rasheed has said that all the religions must respect sanctity of other religions, ARY News reported Monday.
LAHORE: The emir of Jamat e Islami (JI), Sirajul Haq has asked the government to refrain from imposing western agenda on madaris taking the shelter of the Peshawar school attack, ARY News reported.