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OP-ED: This Muharram, let’s remember...

OP-ED: This Muharram, let’s remember...

Anusha Islam Raha

Sat, Aug 29 2020

The case for giving up riba

Covid-19: Police try to foil Shia gatherings...

Covid-19: Police try to foil Shia gatherings...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 28 2020

Kashmir is claimed in whole by India and neighbouring foe Pakistan and is ruled in part by both

In pictures: Ashura 2018

In pictures: Ashura 2018

Image Gallery

Fri, Sep 21 2018

On this day in the Hijri year of 61, Hazrat Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH),...

Holy Ashura observed

Holy Ashura observed

Bangladesh

Mon, Oct 2 2017

The day was a public holiday

Holy Ashura to be observed on...

Holy Ashura to be observed on...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 30 2017

On this day in the Hijri year of 61, Hazrat Imam, the grandson of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH), along...

Afghanistan arms civilians to protect...

Afghanistan arms civilians to protect...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Shias, who number around three million in overwhelmingly Sunni Afghanistan, have regularly been targeted...

Gunman kills 14 at Shia shrine in...

Gunman kills 14 at Shia shrine in...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 12 2016

People gathered inside the shrine for the raditional Tazia procession on the occasion of Muharram when...

13 detained for carrying knives for...

13 detained for carrying knives for...

Crime

Tue, Oct 11 2016

Carrying knives and any other sharp weapons that can be used for self-flagellation is strictly forbidden...

Burqa clad VHP leader caught molesting...

Burqa clad VHP leader caught molesting...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 11 2016

The crowd beat up Abhishek Yadav before they handed him to the police.