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Mosques, Iran, resume daily prayers, president

Mosques in Iran to resume daily prayers, says president

05 May, 2020 3:34 pm 3:34 pm

TEHRAN (Reuters) – Government employees went back to work in Iran on Saturday and President Hassan Rouhani said mosques are to resume daily prayers throughout the country, even though some areas are seeing high levels of coronavirus infections. Rouhani also said on state television that the hours of shopping malls, which had been allowed to … Read More

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Jumu’atul Wida observed in mosques across Sindh

05 May, 2020 12:00 pm 12:00 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Mosques reopened across Sindh as Jumu’atul Wida was observed in mosques with standard operating procedures (SOPs) on Friday. It is noteworthy that this is the first time the government has allowed Friday congregations to be held since the lockdown. Businesses will remain opened too. On the other hand, the special arrangements … Read More

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President directs administration of mosques to follow precautionary measure...

04 April, 2020 9:37 am 9:37 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – President has directed the Imams of the mosques to convince the Nimazees above 50-years to offer their prayers at homes. In his letter to Imams after visiting various mosques in Islamabad, he said point number six of the SoP asks Nimazees of over 50 years old to avoid coming to mosques … Read More

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Prayers can be offered in mosques with precautionary measures: Sheikh Rashe...

04 April, 2020 2:40 pm 2:40 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed said that prayers can be offered in mosques with precautionary measures. Talking to the media on Saturday, he said that the 50-200 people can offer prayers in a mosque while having some distance. He said that he had proposed to the prime minister to give … Read More

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Sindh govt bans congregations for prayers in mosques till April 5

03 March, 2020 11:26 pm 11:26 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The Sindh government has banned the congregations for prayers in mosques from March 27 to April 5. Citizens will not be able to visit mosques for prayers. Only the mosque staff will offer the prayers. Talking to the media, Sindh Government Spokesman Murtza Wahab said that the decisions had been taken … Read More

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13 killed, 150 hurt as rioters attack mosques & torch houses in Delhi

02 February, 2020 9:30 pm 9:30 pm

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – At least 13 people were killed and around 150 injured in attacks on the mosques as well as houses and shops owned by Muslims in New Delhi, a police official told Reuters on Tuesday. “Ten persons, including one head constable of Delhi police, have died,” said Anil Mittal, a police officer, … Read More

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Thousands of faithful start observing ‘Aitekaf’

05 May, 2019 6:27 pm 6:27 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Thousands of faithful started observing ‘Aitekaf’ across the country at mosques from Sunday (Ramazan-ul-Mubarak 20) afternoon as almost all major mosques have already completed the registration process for the purpose. Mosques allocated places to worshipers on the first come first serve basis because of an ever increasing number of people willing … Read More

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Sri Lanka blocks social media after Muslim shops, mosques attacked

05 May, 2019 12:53 pm 12:53 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka on Monday temporarily blocked some social media networks and messaging apps, including Facebook and WhatsApp, after attacks on mosques and Muslim-owned businesses in the worst unrest since Easter bombings by Islamist militants. The island nation has ramped up security as fears grow that minority Muslims among its population of 22 … Read More

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Ramazan 2019: Taraweeh prayers offered in mosques across country

05 May, 2019 9:01 pm 9:01 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – With the start of the holy month of Ramazan, Taraweeh prayers were offered across country on Monday night. Today is the first fasting as millions of people attended the religious gathering and offered Teraweeh prayers. The Quranic verses were recited and special prayers held for the progress and prosperity of the … Read More

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Sri Lankans urged to avoid mosques, churches amid fears of more attacks

04 April, 2019 2:12 pm 2:12 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said on Friday police are looking for 140 people believed to have links with the Islamic State group, which has claimed responsibility for the Easter Sunday suicide bombings of churches and hotels. Muslims in Sri Lanka were urged to pray at home on Friday and not attend … Read More