Chehlum of Imam Hussain a.s Commemorated across Pakistan relatively Peacefully , amid tight security provided in Collaboration with Pakistan Army


Karachi Chehlum Procession Dec 2013 aJNN 25 Dec 2013 KARACHI: As Pakistanis observed the Chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) on Tuesday, a total of four people were killed and at least 17 injured in multiple bomb explosions in Karachi Our Correspondent reported. Continue reading

Signs of Shia Courage , Shown During their Pilgrimage to Karbala


Karbala Pilgrimage at ArbaeenJNN 13 Dec 2013 Baghdad : Despite the latest wave of suicide attacks in Iraq, millions of Shia Muslim pilgrims continue to flood to the shrine of Hussein in Karbala. Continue reading

Karbala ready to Host 20 Million Pilgrims at the event of Arbaeen this year


Arbaeen at KarbalaJNN 20 Dec 2013 Baghdad : The number of pilgrims gathering in the holy city of Karbala on the day of Arbaeen is rising every year , since the down fall of the Saddam Hussain’s Government , and this year it is predicted to reach 20 million. Continue reading

Anti Shia Banners & Posters Distributed By Wahabi Group in Egypt


Anti Shia Banners in EgyptJNN 03 Dec 2013 Cairo : In yet another anti-Shia move, an Egyptian Salafi-Wahabi group has distributed posters with anti-Shia content , which are openly being Placed on the Walls of the City , with out any restriction from the Present Government. Continue reading

” Kheime Koubi ” A Traditional Ceremony on Ashura in Iran


Kheimi Koubi Muharrma Ritual from Iran aJNN 24 Nov 2013 Tehran : Every year Iranians in central city of Kashan hold the traditional ceremony of ‘Kheime Koubi’ which is a theatre demonstrating story of Imam Hussein (PBUH) martyrdom in the Iraqi land of Karbala, played by the locals. Continue reading

Ashura commemorated in Occupied Kashmir defying strict restriction Imposed by Indian Govt.


Ashura Procession in Indian Occupied KashmirJNN 21 Nov 2013 Srinagar : Even as the government authorities imposed stringent restrictions in Kashmir’s capital city Srinagar to prevent Shia Muslims from commemorating Ashura, The Brave Shia Men ignoring every restriction took to the streets and the mourning processions were held across Indian-Controlled Kashmir, the only Muslim Majority state in India. Continue reading

2 Million Performed Pilgrimage to Karbala , while 44 Martyred By the Takfiri Terrorist in Iraq during Ashura


Ashura at Karbala 2013JNN 19 Nov 2013 Baghdad : Iraqi provincial authorities estimated two million Iraqi and foreign pilgrims visited the holy city of Karbala in the 10 days leading up to Ashura, with all of the city’s hotels fully booked. Continue reading

Ashura commemorated peacefully in 3 Provinces of Pakistan , while Ashura Processions attacked in Punjab


10th Muharram 2013JNN 16 Nov 2013 Karachi : Thanks to extraordinary security measures by law enforcing authorities, Ashura concluded incident free in most parts of Pakistan, though the conspiracy by TTP and its allied Political Wahabi Parties did won in Igniting sectarian clashes in Rawalpindi overshadowed the peacefulness as the Peaceful Shia Mourners were attacked by the Seminary students of a Wahabi School of thought , which were well prepared to do so , as their Prayer Leader was already delivering Hate speeches from the Loudspeaker , which also infuriated the Mourners , who was committing blashphemy against Hazrat Imam Hussain a.s , The Leader of the Martyrs . Continue reading

Muharram Procession In Memory of Imam Hussain a.s attacked by the Saudi Backed Wahabi Bahraini Forces


Bahrain violates religious rights, attacks Ashura ritualJNN 10 Nov 2013 Manama : Bahraini regime forces attacked Shia Muslims marking the Martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain a.s in the Holy Month of Muharram , Commemorating their Religious rites in southern part of the capital, Manama, violating the freedom of  religious rights of the majority of the Persian Gulf country. Continue reading

American Shia Hajis attacked by Wahabi Saudi Terrorist during Haj


American Shia Hajis attacked by Wahabi Saudi TerroristsJNN 22 Oct 2013 Jeddah : A group of Shia Americans visiting Saudi Arabia to perform Hajj were threatened and attacked earlier this week on Oct. 16 by a radicalized Wahabi group of extremists. On one of the nights where Hajj pilgrims are required to stay overnight in the city of Mina, a group of young men began asking different sets of pilgrims if they were from the United States. Continue reading

Bibi Zainab is My Role Model – Shiite Convert Indonesian Lady


Indonesian Shiite Convert Lady Emilia - ZainabJNN 25 June 2013 Baghdad : After embracing Islam and converting to Shi’ism, I faced many difficulties but they only enhanced my resolve to walk on the path of Ahl-ul-Bayt (AS) says the Newly converted Indonesian Shia Lady Zainab ( Amilia ) Continue reading

Installation of New Zarih at Imam Hussain's Shrine Begins


Imam Hussain Shrine New Zarih Installation hJNN 23 Jan 2013 Karbala :  After the new windowed cage for the holy tomb of Imam Hussein (p.b.u.h) has arrived in Kerbala holy city on 14-Dec-2012, and after the Fortieth pilgrimage of Imam Hussein has been finished; the deputy Secretary-General of the Imam Hussein holy shrine Sayed Afdhal EL-Shamy has held a meeting with the committee assigned to installing the new holy windowed cage in the presence of the board of trustees of the Imam Hussein holy shrine. Continue reading

Atleast 23 Killed 87 Wounded in attacks across Iraq , before the Commemoration of Arbaeen in Karbala


Iraq Bomb Blast before ArbaeenJNN 02 Jan 2012 BAGHDAD  – At least 23 people were killed and 87 wounded in attacks across Iraq on Monday, police said, underlining sectarian and ethnic divisions that threaten to further destabilize the country Several pilgrims have been killed and injured in a bomb explosion that hit Iraq’s central city of Babil, Press reports. Continue reading

Around 15 Million Commerate Ashura in Karbala , Iraq – The Biggest Muslim Congregation in the World


JNN 26 Nov 2012 About 15 Millions of Muslims , Majority of which was Shiites flooded the Iraqi shrine city of Karbala on Sunday for the commeration of Ashura rituals, which have been largely safe from the attacks that struck pilgrims in past years , under the US Security forces administration . Continue reading

Ashura Commeration in Sanaa ,Yemen after 50 years Ban , Targetted by a Bomb Blast , Martyring 3 Shia Men


JNN 26 Nov 2012 SANAA: At least three Shia Muslims were Martyred on Saturday in a bomb attack targeting the first public commemoration of the anniversary of the death of a grandson of the Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) in the Yemeni capital in half a century. Continue reading

Senior Shia Cleric demand’s Lifting ban on Muharram processions in Indian Held Kashmir


JNN 16 Nov 2012 Srinagar: As the Muslim calendar has entered another New Year, Patron, Pairwan-e-Villayat, Moulana Sibti Mohammad Shabir Qumi has appealed to the Muslims to strengthen the bond of brotherhood. And demanded the Indian Government to Lift the Unjustified Ban on the Muharram Processions In Srinagar . Continue reading

Senior Shia Cleric demand's Lifting ban on Muharram processions in Indian Held Kashmir


JNN 16 Nov 2012 Srinagar: As the Muslim calendar has entered another New Year, Patron, Pairwan-e-Villayat, Moulana Sibti Mohammad Shabir Qumi has appealed to the Muslims to strengthen the bond of brotherhood. And demanded the Indian Government to Lift the Unjustified Ban on the Muharram Processions In Srinagar . Continue reading

Muharram Ul Harram 1434 Hijri Moon Sighted , Ashura on 25th Nov 2012 in Major Parts of the World


JNN 15th Nov 2012 Karachi : The moon of Muharram, first month of the Islamic calendar, has been sighted and the first of Muharram will be on Friday, November 16.The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee announced on Thursday  that the moon of Moharramul Harram 1434 Hijri has been sighted in the country and the Ashura would fall on 25th November 2012  (Sunday). Continue reading

Head of France Sunni Muftis Sheikh Sankoh Converts to Shia Sect of Islam


JNN 21 July 2012 Paris : Sunni mufti and head of the Sunni scholars in France have embraced Shia Islam at the age of 68 years old. He stated that at the age of 68 he is very unfortunate to have being in complete coma about Shia Islam. Continue reading