Climate change challenges

Trouble is brewing for tea growers, orchardists and other farmers in rain-deficient Himachal Pradesh as agriculture is largely rain-fed. With over 70...

Why Is India Not On The Same Page With Its ‘Democratic Allies’ On Myanmar’s Military Regime?

Days after condemning the ongoing violence in Myanmar at the United Nations, India has again changed its tone with regard to the...

Kumbh Mela exposes discriminatory Covid policing

Amid the raging of COVID-19 pandemic, the ongoing Kumbh Mela in Haridwar, Uttarakhand  has come under sharp scrutiny and a comparison  is...

Why wearing mask is not enough to keep Covid at bay

With Covid-19 spreading fiercely in many parts of the country, it has now become extremely important to follow all the precautionary measures,...

With 2-lakh daily spike in Covid cases, India faces a huge challenge

India reported more than 2 lakhs (2,00,739) new Covid cases during the last 24 hours – the highest single day spike so...

Inscriptions of Saveh Grand Mosque+Photos

Saveh Mosque is one of the first mosques built in Iran and has been decorated and restored by Iranian artists during different periods. Saveh...

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Religion

What are the duties of Muslims in the holy Month of Ramadhan according to the Prophet of Islam (PBUH)/Part 2?

 In this month (Ramadhan) with your hunger and thirst, remember the hunger and the thirst...

What are the duties of Muslims in the holy Month of Ramadhan according to the Prophet of Islam (PBUH)/Part 1?

The eighth Shia Imam, Ali ibn Musa Al-Ridha (AS) narrated form his father, and he...

Office of Grand Ayatollah Sistani announces Wednesday as first day of Ramadan in Iraq and surrounding regions

SHAFAQNA- The office of the Grand Ayatollah Sistani announced Wednesday as the first day of the...

The Merits of Fasting and the Month of Ramadhan

The significance of fasting in Islam can be deduced from many verses of the Holy...

Who is the owner of the trees of the sold land? The Grand Ayatollah Sistani’s answer

The Grand Ayatollah Sistani answered a question about the ownership of the trees of the...

International

Russia, retaliating against Washington, asks 10 US diplomats to leave

Russia on Friday asked 10 US diplomats to leave the country in retaliation for Washington's expulsion of the same number of Russian...

Ramazan prayers held at Jerusalem’s Al Aqsa, with Israeli restrictions

Tens of thousands of Muslims flocked to Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque on the first Friday of Ramazan, but worshippers were angered by...

Russian opposition figure Navalny suing prison for withholding Quran

Imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny said Tuesday he was suing his prison for withholding the Quran, which he intended to study...

Biden to pull US troops from Afghanistan by Sept 11, 2021

President Joe Biden has decided to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan by Sept 11, 2021, 20 years to the day after al...

Iran blames Israel for sabotage at Natanz nuclear site

Iran on Monday blamed Israel for a sabotage attack on its underground Natanz nuclear facility that damaged the centrifuges it uses to...

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Video | Lessons on Islamic morals by Sheikh...

“Lessons on Islamic morals” by Sheikh Dr. Shomali. session 1: https://youtu.be/V91CJhZs74w

Video: Interpretation of Surah Al-Fath

Interpretation of surah Al-Fath By Dr. Ali Alawsie. https://youtu.be/rYapl1e9hYk

Video: Online Majalis For Wiladat Of Imam Sajjad...

 Online Majalis for celebrating birth anniversary of Imam Hussain (A.S), Hazrat Abbas (AS) and Imam Sajjad (A.S).

Video: Online Majalis For Wiladat Of Imam Hussain...

Online Majalis for celebrating birth anniversary of Imam Hussain (A.S). https://youtu.be/SqcmzmkgK9s

Video: Distinguishing Halal food from Haram

A webinar on “Distinguishing Halal food from Haram-Part 1”, is hosted by: Fahima Mahomed. Guests: HIWM Sheikh Ayob Rashid, Sister Sara...