Prophet remarks

July 2, 2022
July 2, 2022

Zubair's bail plea: Even before magistrate pronounced order, Delhi police leaked info to media

The Delhi Police were today (July 2, 2022) left red-faced when a senior officer KPS Malhotra was forced to admit that he had incorrectly informed the media that fact-checking website Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair was sent to 14-day judicial custody.

June 19, 2022
June 19, 2022

“There’ll be people who fish in troubled waters”: Jaishankar on row over Prophet remarks

Against the backdrop of the controversy over offensive remarks on Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) by BJP's two former spokespersons, India’s External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said “sensibilities and the sensitivities of people were impacted” by the episode.

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

What does Islami Andolon’s memo to Indian High Commission say?

In connection with the offensive remarks by two suspended BJP leaders on Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) in India, Islami Andolon Bangladesh today (June 16, 2022) brought out a march from Baitul Mukarram National Mosque and handed a memorandum to the Indian High Commission in Dhaka.

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

“To Indian Muslims on behalf of majority Hindus — you’re loved”

Bollywood composer Vishal Dadlani today took to Twitter to record his apology to and solidarity with Indian Muslims over the row surrounding former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma's comments on Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

Prophet remarks: March to Indian High Commission starts from Baitul Mukarram

At the initiative of Islami Andolon Bangladesh, a protest against the offensive remarks by suspended BJP leaders on Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) has started at the north gate of Baitul Mukarram National Mosque at 11am today.

June 12, 2022
June 12, 2022

Kuwait to deport migrants protesting Prophet remarks

Expats in Kuwait City from the Fahaheel neighbourhood who organised a demonstration in support of Prophet Muhammad after Friday prayers were ordered to be arrested and brought in, reports Arab Times.

June 12, 2022
June 12, 2022

Prophet remarks: India's Uttar Pradesh authorities demolish Muslim protestors' properties

Authorities in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh have demolished the homes of several people accused of involvement in riots last week triggered by derogatory remarks made by ruling party figures about the Prophet Muhammad.

June 10, 2022
June 10, 2022

Prophet remarks: 2 cops injured in attack from protestors in Mohammadpur

Two police officers, including the officer-in-charge (OC) of Mohammadpur Police Station, were injured in an attack from a procession organised to protest suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma's derogatory remarks against Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).