Islamic Archive

Toll in Sri Lanka bombings rises to 359

COLOMBO: The toll in a series of suicide bomb blasts on Easter Sunday targeting hotels and churches in Sri Lanka has risen to 359, police said Wednesday. The additional deaths were the result of the wounded dying of their injuries. At least 500 …

Hazara sit-in enters 2nd day

–IS claims responsibility for attack that killed 18 people –Minister visits Quetta, says NAP will be implemented at all costs QUETTA: Hazara community sit-in against the persecution of the minority group at Quetta’s Western Bypass entered the second day on Saturday. A call of …

Shab-e-Mairaj to be observed with religious fervor

Shab-e-Mairaj, the night of reverence and fervour, would be observed tonight across the country with religious devotion, serenity and traditional zeal. Muslims every year on the night of 26th Rajab (the Islamic month) observe Shab-e-Mairaj — the night when the Holy Prophet (PBUH) went …