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United Nations: India votes against draft resolution on death penalty

United Nations: India has voted against a United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) draft resolution on the use of death penalty, saying it goes against the statutory law of the country where an execution is carried out in the “rarest of rare” cases. The draft resolution, taken up in the Third Committee (social, humanitarian, cultural) of the General Assembly on Tuesday, …

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During any day of the month: The auspicious practice of the Holy Prophet’s (sallallahu alaihi wasallam) Companions (the Sahaba) during Rabi-al Awwal was to read 20 raka’at salaat during the month and offer its thawwab to the Holy Prophet (sallallahu alaihi wasallam). In every Raka’at, they recited Surah Fatiha once followed by Surah Ikhlas 21 times. After completion of the …

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