Religion

Saudi minister defends order to turn down the volume on mosques

Saudi Arabia's Islamic Affairs minister on Monday defended an order to lower the volume on mosque loudspeakers

Saudi minister defends order to turn down the volume on mosques

Virtual roundtable

‘Children face the most harm’

Speakers at a virtual roundtable said that religious leaders could use their influence to promote child safety during the pandemic

‘Children face the most harm’

Mufti Amir Hamza arrested

The Counter-Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has arrested Mufti Amir Hamza on charge of spreading extremism in the name of religion

Mufti Amir Hamza arrested

Main Eid-jamaat held at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque

The main congregation (jamaat) of Eid-ul-Fitr was held at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque here today by maintaining proper health guidelines and social distancing in the wake of the ongoing Covid-19 ...

The main congregation (jamaat) of Eid-ul-Fitr was held at Baitul Mukarram National Mosque ow Friday maintaining health guidelines

National moon sighting committee to meet Wednesday evening

The national moon sighting committee will schedule to meet on Wednesday evening to fix the date of Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of Muslims

National moon sighting committee to meet Wednesday evening

Israel pilgrimage stampede toll rises to 44

The pilgrimage was largest public gathering since the pandemic began, with reports that there were three times more people there than authorised

Emergency workers gather at the scene after dozens of people were killed and others injured after a grandstand collapsed in Meron, Israel, where tens of thousands of people were gathered to celebrate the festival of Lag Ba'omer at the site in northern Israel early on 30 April 2021

At least 40 killed in stampede at Israeli religious festival

The Mount Meron tomb is considered to be one of the holiest sites in the Jewish world and it is an annual pilgrimage site

Medics and rescue workers attend to the Lag B'Omer event in Mount Meron, northern Israel, where fatalities were reported among the thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews gathered at the tomb of a 2nd-century sage for annual commemorations that include all-night prayer and dance, at Mount Meron, Israel on 30 April 2021

Religious leaders being arrested indiscriminately: Fakhrul

BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has alleged that country’s religious leaders and scholars are being arrested indiscriminately

Religious leaders being arrested indiscriminately: Fakhrul

National Moon Sighting Committee to sit today

The National Moon Sighting Committee will sit on Tuesday to ascertain the commencement of holy Ramadan, the lunar month of self-purification through fasting and abstinence.

National Moon Sighting Committee to sit today

No meetings, rallies at mosques: Religious affairs ministry

The ministry requests all religious communities not to host discussion or rally before and after any prayers at their respective prayer houses

No meetings, rallies at mosques: Religious affairs ministry
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