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How Shia-Sunni strife can worsen crisis in Bahrain

Latest reports from Bahrain speak of considerable tension marked by anti-king and anti-government slogans shouted by thousands of Shia mourners. They attended the funerals of seven persons killed......

Pakistan: How politics fuels Shia-Sunni divide

Apart from religious hatred that makes it kosher for the Sunnis to massacre the Shias, the targeting of Shias serves a political objective of the Islamists in destabilising the Pakistani state. As......

Lucknow: Shia woman performs nikah of Sunni couple

Carrying out a nikah might be regarded as the exclusive privilege of only a male qazi. But back in Lucknow -- the city of the Nawabs -- a well educated Muslim woman did the qazi's job to create......

Pakistan: Seven killed in Shia-Sunni clashes

Seven persons were killed and over 10 injured in sectarian clashes in Pakistan's northwestern Kurram tribal area, where skirmishes between Shias and Sunnis continued for the second day on......

Sunni insurgents encircle Baghdad

Baghdad has been cut off by heavily armed Sunni insurgents, who are fighting Shia militias to complete the encirclement of the Iraqi capital, reports The Independent. 'The Sunni insurgents seem to......

12 global mega-cities set to boom by 2025!

Cities, the world over, are bursting at the seams. With urbanisation on the rise, urban populations have now outnumbered rural populations in many nations, and the 'exodus' shows no signs of......

Jayanth: I instantly connected with Love Aaj Kal

Jayanth C Paranji has directed stars in big films like Chiranjeevi (Bavagaaru Bagunnara), Balakrishna (Lakshmi Narasimha and Allari Pidugu), Akkineni Nagarjuna (Ravoyi Chandamama), Venkatesh......

Meet Nagarjuna, the commando!

Nagarjuna Akkinneni is looking fit in his latest film Payanam (Gaganam) where he plays a commando.  He tells Radhika Rajamani more about Radhamohan's bilingual -- Payanam......

Mariah Carey: I'm pregnant

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Mariah Carey has confirmed that she is pregnant and her baby with husband Nick Cannon is due this spring. 'Yes, we are......

Qatar would not oppose winter World Cup, official says

Qatar would obey a FIFA order to host a winter World Cup but no discussions have taken place on switching the 2022 soccer tournament from the summer, a top bid official said on Monday. "Currently......

Hamilton vows to close the gap on Red Bull

Lewis Hamilton is confident McLaren can close the gap on Sebastian Vettel's Red Bull after staging a stunning turnaround to finish second behind the world champion at the Australian Grand Prix on......

Images: Sreedharan, Sudha lead India's gold rush

Top Indian long-distance runner Preeja Sreedharan clocked a personal best of 31:50:47 in the women's 10,000m final to clinch the country's fourth gold medal at the Asian Games in Guangzhou on......
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ravisinha
Q. How Sunni r different from Siya & who have bigger population in world?
Ravisinha:  A.  more

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parvez jafri
Q. i am a shia muslim man
Parvez Jafri:  A. Basically there is not much difference. I'm a Sunni Muslim. We worship the same lordWe follow the same glorious QuranWe believe prophet Mohammed...... more

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Q. What is the problem between SHia and sunni why are against each other and even voilent against each during muharram
Loner:  A. The majority of Shia Muslims are Twelvers, also known as Ja'fariya or Imamiyah", The Holy prophet Muhammed P. is the first one who called the...... more

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What does it mean to be a Muslim leader in the BJP

In early March, Syed Shahnawaz Hussain, the Muslim poster boy of the was shocked out of his wits to hear that the party might field him from the... ...

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Stir against attack on Cong MLA

A day after Delhi Congress MLA Hasan Ahmad was attacked by a group of youths during his press conference in Lucknow, hundreds of supporters of the... ...

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Lebanon blasts hit Iran's embassy in Beirut, 22 killed

Beirut: At least 22 people have been killed and more than 140 injured in a double suicide bombing outside the Iranian embassy in the Lebanese... ...

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Pakistan police bust gang of suspected sectarian killers

Lahore: Pakistani police said on Saturday they have arrested six men suspected of carrying out a series of high-profile sectarian killings in the... ...

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What's happening in Gilgit-Baltistan?

Even in normal times, scant attention is paid in the Indian media about developments in Gilgit-Baltistan, an integral and strategic part of Jammu... ...

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