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Afghan president backs suicide bomb fatwa after 14 killed

Afghan president backs suicide bomb fatwa after 14 killed

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani condemned Monday's suicide bomb attack outside a peace tent gathering of Muslim clerics in Kabul and backed their fatwa against suicide attacks, saying they violated the tenets of Islam.

Bangladesh arrests cleric over fatwa against women farming

Bangladesh arrests cleric over fatwa against women farming

A Muslim cleric accused of issuing a fatwa banning women from working on farms has been arrested in Bangladesh, police said Wednesday.

Pakistani clerics declare transgender marriages legal under Islamic law

Pakistani clerics declare transgender marriages legal under Islamic law

A group of clerics in Pakistan has declared marriage between transgender individuals permissible in Islam, saying they have a right to be buried in Muslim ceremonies ...

Pakistani clerics issue fatwa against honour killings

Pakistani clerics issue fatwa against honour killings

An influential group of Pakistani clerics have issued a fatwa against honour killings, with a spokesman calling them "unethical and unjustifiable" on Monday following a series of attacks on women.