India caught in dirty money games

After failed attempts to push Pakistan to the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) blacklist, over accusations of money laundering and terror financing,...

The importance of Russia’s growing footprint in Iraq

The Kremlin has been building influence in the Iraqi energy sector and propping up anti-US forces in the country as part of...

India’s losing battle

IN a major interview after his release from house arrest, former chief minister of India-held Kashmir, Farooq Abdullah, has bitterly criticised the...

By distancing China in tech, India may be shooting itself in the foot

Over the past few years, India has been a key battleground for American and Chinese tech companies. Now, American firms may have...

Why India’s ‘historic’ new labour laws may not work for workers

India’s parliament may have passed what it describes as “historic” labour laws that the government says help workers and business alike, but...

China is paying a high price for provoking India

China’s foreign minister, Wang Yi, recently declared that aggression and expansionism have never been in the Chinese nation’s ‘genes’. It is almost...

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With SC seat in mind, Modi pushes for UN reform

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, citing its 1.3 population and economic strength as well as other factors, on Saturday called for an...

Ruqayyah bint al Hussein (S.A)

Hazrat Ruqayyah (S.A) was a vivacious child, full of love and happiness. Everyone loved Ruqayyah (S.A).  She was also...

What is meant by lahwī music?

What is meant by lahwī music? And how best can one recognize it? Answer: Lahwī and deviating music is...

PM Imran warns against hasty international withdrawal from Afghanistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan has warned against hasty withdrawal of foreign powers from Afghanistan and also cautioned that regional spoilers could use...

Understanding Our Place in the Universe: Math Professor Verifies Centuries-Old Conjecture About...

Using a limited set of mathematical equations, Worcester Polytechnic Institute mathematical sciences professor Mayer Humi said he has confirmed a 224-year-old math...

Amid India-China stand-off, 131 soldiers join Ladakh Scouts Regiment

Amid protracted India-China stand-off in eastern Ladakh, 131 young soldiers joined the prestigious Ladakh Scouts regiment in Leh on Saturday.

Neighbourhood First: Post COVID-19 India and Sri Lanka to deepen relations

On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa met for a Virtual summit where they exchanged views...

Hadith of the day: The sin of an extortionist

 The merciful prophet of Islam (pbuh) says: مَن يَمطُلْ على‏ ذِي حَقٍّ حَقَّهُ وهُو يَقدِرُ على‏ أداءِ حَقِّهِ فعلَيهِ...

Division Bench acknowledges injustices against Indian Muslims

By Syed Ali Mujtaba Injustice against Indian Muslim by the BJP government is a quite talk in many quarters...

Pakistan opposes India’s demand for UNSC seat

Pakistan on Saturday rejected India’s demand for a permanent seat on the UN Security Council, saying there’s no place for a fasicst...

Religion

Ruqayyah bint al Hussein (S.A)

Hazrat Ruqayyah (S.A) was a vivacious child, full of love and happiness. Everyone loved Ruqayyah...

What is meant by lahwī music?

What is meant by lahwī music? And how best can one recognize it?

Photos: Fudiya Islamic Center in Abuja, Nigeria holds Martyrdom of Imam Hassan Mujtaba (as)|

AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA)/Shafaqna India: Martyrdom Anniversary of Imam Hassan Mujtaba was held at Fudiya...

What to do about Ziarat Arbaeen and vows amid Covid-19 pandemic? The Grand Ayatollah Noori Hamedani’s answers

The Grand Ayatollah Noori Hamedani answered questions about Ziarat Arbaeen. The Grand...

Photos: ‘Sayyida Ruqayya’ Daughter of Imam Hussain at Bein Al-Haraiamn, Karbala|

| AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA)/Shafaqna India: Commemoration of Daughter of Imam Hussain...

From Karbla to Damscus| Ruqayyah bint al Hussein (S.A)

Hazrat Ruqayyah (S.A) was a vivacious child, full of love and happiness. Everyone loved Ruqayyah...

International

Netflix says it does not agree with Chinese author’s views on Uighur Muslims

Netflix Inc NFLX.O, in a response to U.S. senators' concerns over the company's plans to adapt a Chinese science-fiction book trilogy, said...

From top-secret files of US Treasury Dept: India hub of money laundering, terrorism

The top-secret files of the US Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) have exposed the involvement of Indian banks, including the...

Ukraine military plane crash kills at least 22

At least 22 people including military cadets were killed and two others were seriously injured on Friday when a Ukrainian air force...

Open Mosque day Germany

Muslims welcome visitors into mosques all over Germany during Open Mosque Day. October 3 is the date specially allocated to Open Mosque...

‘Enough is enough’: China attacks US at UN Security Council

China on Thursday lashed out at the United States at a high-level UN meeting over its criticism on the coronavirus, with its...

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Photos | Nampula holds Mourning Ceremony for Imam...

Mourning Ceremony for Imam Hussain & his companions was held at Islamic Center of Ithna Ashari in Nampula, Mozambique

Video:Bahrainis protest on normalizing tie with Israel

Despite deployment of security forces, people in Bahrain demonstrated and announced their strong opposition against normalization of ties between Bahrain and Israel.00:0001:46...

Photos | Protest rally of different sections of...

SHAFAQNA– Protest rally of different segments of the people of Tehran following the insult to the Holy Prophet of Islam (PBUH).

Photo |Muharram mourning ceremony held at Ahlul Bayt...

Muharram mourning ceremonies were held at Ahlul Bayt Center in Perth, Western Australia