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Darul Uloom Deoband

Union Minister Giriraj Singh calls Islamic seminary 'temple of terrorism'

Speaking on the adjournment of Ram temple-Babri Masjid title suit case by SC, Singh warned Muslims to not to 'test Hindus' patience'.

29 Nov 2018 12:07 PM

Muslim women should not wear nail polish while offering Namaz, says new fatwa

A cleric at the seminary said, '...using nail polish is un-Islamic and illegal. Rather women should use Mehendi on their nails.'

05 Nov 2018 2:50 PM

DJ's 'un-Islamic', won't conduct nikah at weddings with dance, music: Deoband qazi

Earlier as well, Muslim clerics had raised objections on the usage of music in the wedding terming it as financial burden and wastage.

02 Apr 2018 1:55 PM

Fatwa bans women from marrying bankers, kin

The fatwa, issued on a query put up by a person said that “the income from banking jobs is considered ‘haram’ (forbidden) earnings in Islam”.

06 Jan 2018 1:37 AM

Deoband’s new fatwa bans Muslim women from marrying into families of bankers

Darul Ifta has stated that as per Islamic law, earnings through interest and any transaction involving investment is forbidden.

05 Jan 2018 9:07 AM


Deoband asks women not to wear fitted burqas

Designer fitted burqas have started making an appearance in high-end boutiques and most of them are made to order with embellishments.

04 Jan 2018 2:55 AM

UP Muslim women defy fatwa over ‘aarti’

The event was organised by Muslim Mahila Foundation and Vishal Bharat Sansthan to promote communal harmony in Varanasi. 

23 Oct 2017 5:22 AM

It’s time for Muslims to embrace liberal opinion

Other Islamic seminaries, and so-called Islamic clerics, have not been lagging behind in their misplaced activism.

22 Oct 2017 12:41 AM

Fatwa against haircut, eyebrow trim for women

UP man had approached Darul to explain him Islamic laws on women.

09 Oct 2017 2:32 AM

UP Islamic school issues fatwa, bans women from shaping eyebrows, cutting hair

Darul Iftaa, which issues the Darul Uloom Deoband's edicts, has termed all such hair-grooming activities as 'un-Islamic'.

08 Oct 2017 8:24 PM