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Religious scholar Mufti Taqi Usmani survives knife attack

KARACHI: Prominent Islamic scholar Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani survived an assassination attempt after a man attempted to stab him with a knife. According to reports, a man approached the religious cleric during Fajar morning prayers at his seminary in Korangi

Who was Nana Asma’u of Africa?

Nana Asma’u was a respected Hausa-Fulani Islamic scholar, poetess, and educator of both men and woman during the period of the Sokoto Caliphate of Western Africa Empire that later became part of northern Nigeria, and a devoted Qadiri Sufi.  

Islamic scholar Maulana Wahiduddin passes away in New Delhi

NEW DELHI: Renowned Islamic scholar Maulana Wahiduddin Khan has died after recently being testing positive for the coronavirus. The scholar had tested positive for COVID-19 last week and was in ICU at Apollo Hospital in New Delhi. This news was

Noted GB scholar, poet Ghulam Hunzai passes away

GILGIT: Renowned religious scholar, author and Sufi poet Alijah Alwaiz Ghulamuddin Ghulam Hunzai has passed away at the age of 97. Ghulam Hunzai was one of the most revered scholar and poet of Gilgit-Baltistan and served a lifelong service to

Renowned scholar Allama Talib Jauhri passes away

KARACHI: Renowned religious scholar Allama Talib Jauhri passed away in Karachi in the early hours of Monday. He was 81 years old. His son confirmed his sad demise and said he had been under treatment in the intensive care unit