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Taliban supreme leader vows to enforce Islamic law in Afghanistan


New Delhi: Taliban supreme leader Hibatullah Akhundzada has vowed to enforce Islamic law in Afghanistan and will remove "anything against Sharia or the interests of the people". In an audio message to mark Eid-al-Adha recorded outside a Kandahar mosque, Akhundzada said: "I have asked the procedures and policies of all ministries made during the governments of...

‘Bar on freedom of expression undermines Pak’s progress’


New York: Restrictions on freedom of expression undermine Pakistan's image and its ability to progress, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said, Geo News reported. During a press briefing on world 'Press Freedom Day' at the US State Department, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the US government was aware of the restrictions imposed on media...

Radhe: Salman Khan’s chaos of set pieces


Smart villain is on a rampant spree hawking drugs, smarter cop hammers the hell out of his existence. That's it, that's the story. You couldn't care less, of course if you are a Salman fan, you weren't logging in for the sake of story. You're in it to watch all that goes on in between,...

ICLI: Drawing closer to Allah by serving His creation


By Dr. Naz Khan Vice President, Islamic Center of Long Island The Holy month of Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar and is celebrated by an estimated 1.8 billion Muslims around the world as a time of fasting, spiritual reflection, self-contemplation, increased meditation, austerity, and heightened awareness of the suffering of others, all aimed...

Drawing closer to Allah by serving His creation


By Amin Khwaja Volunteer, Islamic Center of Long Island The Holy month of Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar and is celebrated by an estimated 1.8 billion Muslims around the world as a time of fasting, spiritual reflection, self-contemplation, increased meditation, austerity, and heightened awareness of the suffering of others, all aimed to deepen...

Salman announces advance booking of ‘Radhe’


Bollywood superstar Salman Khan announced that advance booking for his upcoming film "Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai" has started in the United Arab Emirates. The film is scheduled to release globally on the occasion of Eid, on May 13. "#Radhe ki advance bookings ho gayi hain shuru for the UAE. Milte hain theatres mein (advance...

Celebrating Ramadan


Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and considered one of the holiest months of the year for Muslims. In the U.S., Ramadan started around April 13 and will end around May 12 with Eid al-Fitr, or the Festival of Breaking Fast. The devout honor the month by fasting during daylight hours and devoting themselves to...

The car parade

Muslim community celebrates Eid al-Fitr with a car parade in Buffalo


Buffalo, NY:  The Muslim community in Western New York celebrated Eid al-Fitr on Sunday, marking the end of Ramadan. The Muslim Public Affairs Council of WNY held a car parade in Buffalo as an opportunity for everyone to celebrate in a modified way. The parade started at University of Buffalo’s North Campus and ended at the Islamic...

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Eid special: Saif treats Kareena, Karisma with mutton biryani


Actresses Kareena Kapoor Khan and Karisma Kapoor had an "insane lunch" - mutton biryani, prepared by actor and best chef Saif Ali Khan. Karisma took to her Instagram stories, where she posted a picture of the biryani made by Saif on the occasion of Eid. On the image, Karisma wrote: "Chef Saifu bestt mutton biryani ever!!...