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13 unexploded bombs recovered from Bhola...

13 unexploded bombs recovered from Bhola...

Nation

Sun, Sep 1 2019

The bombs were detected in Baitun Nazat Jame Mosque

Dozens of mosques, major shrines 'razed'...

Dozens of mosques, major shrines 'razed'...

East Asia

Wed, May 8 2019

The United Nations human rights panel said last year it has received credible reports that China is holding...

India's Supreme Court considers call...

India's Supreme Court considers call...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 16 2019

Women are not allowed inside most mosques in India although a few have separate entrances for women to...

Judge orders psychiatric test for Christchurch...

Judge orders psychiatric test for Christchurch...

Oceania

Fri, Apr 5 2019

The suspect -- a self-avowed white supremacist -- sat motionless throughout the hearing

Police probe attacks on five mosques...

Police probe attacks on five mosques...

Europe

Thu, Mar 21 2019

Counter-terrorism officers are investigating attacks on the mosques in five different areas in the north...

Islam shows its female face with rise...

Islam shows its female face with rise...

World

Sat, Sep 8 2018

The Koran does not directly address whether women can lead congregational prayer, according to many traditional...

Austria to shut down mosques, expel...

Austria to shut down mosques, expel...

Europe

Fri, Jun 8 2018

The seven mosques will be shut after an investigation by the religious affairs authority into images...

Spreading the light

Spreading the light

Opinion

Wed, May 16 2018

We have seen what can happen when the teachings of Islam are twisted by militants and extremists to try...

Awami League working to win over religious...

Awami League working to win over religious...

Politics

Fri, Mar 30 2018

Under the plans, 300 lawmakers will receive funds of around Tk7,885 crore from the government to upgrade...

Hefazat demands arrest of Sultana Kamal...

Hefazat demands arrest of Sultana Kamal...

Nation

Fri, Jun 2 2017

Hefazat Vice-President Junayed demanded that the government remove the Lady Justice statue from its new...

Saudi to pay big money for mosques

Saudi to pay big money for mosques

Nation

Thu, Apr 20 2017

The decision was made on the back of last year’s visit by Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to...

Cabinet okays draft allowing acquisition...

Cabinet okays draft allowing acquisition...

Law & Rights

Mon, Apr 3 2017

The proposed law states that lands of worship can be acquired now if it is indispensable in public...

The city of mosques

The city of mosques

Heritage

Sat, Sep 24 2016

Bagerhat is home to about 300 splendid mosques