updated Mon. February 26, 2024
March 17, 2018
Ahmed Karima, a professor of comparative jurisprudence at Al-Azhar University, condemned the law, stressing that the law would open the door to forgery, deception and fraud, as well as increase the prevalence of customary marriages in society. Religiously and socially motivated long-standingÃâÃÂ ...
March 17, 2018
As per the understanding, the AIOU will work with Jamia-Al-Azhar University Egypt and Tehran University for promoting quality education in various disciplines. Chairman of Urdu Department, Dr Abdul Aziz Sehir who signed the documents on behalf of the AIOU said these were part of the AIOU's concertedÃâÃÂ ...
March 16, 2018
Just before I graduated from Al Azhar University, a friend of mine told me they were looking for French-speaking imams in Montreal. I was contacted by Masjid Al Rawdah. I went to visit and stayed for about a month before to see if I would be comfortable with my role in the mosque and if I would have furtherÃâÃÂ ...
March 15, 2018
PREMIUM Indonesia's Religious Affairs Ministry is blaming students seeking entry into Cairo's Al-Azhar University through shortcuts for their own troubles, denying claims that more than 100 of them were scammed by a third-party agent, an official has said. The Foreign Ministry recently had the police lookÃâÃÂ ...
March 14, 2018
CAIRO – 14 March 2018: A draft law on regulating fatwas (Islamic edicts), which Parliament's Religious Committee will call for consideration in the next plenary session, might put an end to a series of groundless fatwas issued by unlicensed and unqualified preachers in the media. The move aims to furtherÃâÃÂ ...
Middle East Media Research Institute
March 9, 2018
Following the Al-Rawdeh mosque attack, Dr. Abd Al-Halim Mansour, dean of the Islamic Religious Law faculty at Al-Azhar University in Al-Mansoura, explained why Al-Azhar would not declare terrorist organization activists as heretical. He said: "The issue of accusations of heresy... concerns the faith, or theÃâÃÂ ...
March 6, 2018
The initiative of the late King Abdullah was ordered before his death to renovate the Mosque, including the establishment of an integrated residential university for students studying in Al Azhar on an area of 172 acres in Cairo, as well as the restoration of a number of colleges at Al Azhar University.
New Straits Times Online
March 1, 2018
Al-Azhar University students from Malaysia reciting the Quran during Ramadan in Cairo. FILE PIC. By MOHAMMAD HASHIM KAMALI. March 2, 2018 @ 8:50am. MOHAMMAD HASHIM KAMALI. AL-AZHAR is the oldest and largest institution of higher learning in the Islamic world with over half a million students and 15,000ÃâÃÂ ...
February 28, 2018
Talking to Shaikh Al Azhar Professor Dr Ahmed Tayyeb, the minister lauded services of Al Azhar University saying that the Al Azhar was presenting the true picture of Islam. Yousaf said Al Azhar was serving Muslim Ummah since last one thousand years.The education programme would help eliminatingÃâÃÂ ...