World  /  Published 16.10.21

Kandahar: 35 die in blast

A large explosion tore through a Shia mosque in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar killing at least 35 people, the second week in a row that militants bombed Friday prayers and killed dozens of wors...
By Reuters in Kabul

World  /  Published 08.10.21

100 killed as blast hits Afghan mosque

A blast went off on Friday at a mosque packed with Shia worshippers in northern Afghanistan, killing or wounding at least 100 people, a Taliban police official said. There was no immediate claim of r...
By AP, PTI in Kabul

India  /  Published 10.09.21

High court stays Gyanvapi survey

Allahabad High Court has stayed a lower court order of an archaeological survey of the areas in and around the Gyanvapi mosque complex in Varanasi city to find out whether it was built after a portion...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 21.08.21

New flank in shrine dispute

A Varanasi court has issued notices on a petition that seeks the right to worship round the year at a temple that shares premises with a mosque and where prayers have been restricted since the Babri M...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 06.06.21

Imams issue appeal, hundreds take jab

By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


World  /  Published 30.05.21

Erdogan opens Taksim mosque

President Tayyip Erdogan inaugurated an imposing new mosque in Istanbul on Friday, fulfilling a decades-old goal and stamping a religious identity on the landmark Taksim Square in the heart of Turkey&...
By Reuters in Istanbul

Calcutta  /  Published 15.05.21

Salaam from a distance

By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

World  /  Published 15.05.21

12 killed in Kabul mosque explosion

An explosion inside a mosque on the outskirts of the Afghan capital Kabul killed at least 12 people during Friday prayers as worshippers gathered for the Id ul-Fitr holiday during a ceasefire. The Ta...
By Reuters in Kabul

Opinion  /  Published 18.04.21

We are who we vote for

That is not to say that Ardern has no critics, needs no advice. As it has been continuously reported, the country’s vaccination programme is like the moa bird that could be found there once ‑ ...
By Upala Sen

India  /  Published 10.04.21

Gyanvapi survey order queried

Thursday’s directive by a Varanasi court for an archaeological survey of the Gyanvapi area came while a petition questioning the hearing in the lower court was pending with Allahabad High Court,...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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