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  • Fatemi Committee Report on the educational progress of Muslims

    The result of the treatment meted out to Muslims in India after Independence can be seen in the Sachar Committee and Rangnath Mishra Commission’s Reports, according to which the condition of Muslims in India is worse than that of Dalits. ...

  • Communal violence in Faizabad, Hapur and death of one person in encounter in Delhi

    Faizabad, New Delhi: Communal violence erupted in Faizabad and Hapur. In Faizabad rumours of gang rape and murder of a teen-aged girl on 17 August led to violence and protest demonstration when the demonstrators set fire to Khandasa police post...

  • TRS MP questions the legal status of Telangana and J&K

    Hyderabad: Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) MP, Mrs K. Kavita had allegedly made a statement or written in a publication that both Jammu & Kashmir and Telangana were separate territories or countries formerly but were forcibly annexed and mer...

  • Jamiat Ulama to provide free coaching for civil services

    New Delhi: Jamiat Ulama-e Hind (JUH) also has now decided to provide free coaching to aspiring candidates for civil services examinations. With this object in mind, 140 candidates appeared for entrance examination at JUH’s central office ...

  • Communal tension in Meerut village over alleged rape and conversion

    Meerut / Lucknow: Communal tension gripped Meerut on 6 August when news, based on a statement made by a non-Muslim lady teacher of a Madrasah in Meerut’s Sarva village (Thana Kharkhauda) about her gang rape and conversion to Islam appeare...

  • MCOCA lifted from all accused in Jungli Maharaj bomb blast

    Mumbai: MCOCA Court after hearing the arguments of defence lawyers, ordered on 2 August that MCOCA should be lifted from all persons accused in the Jungli Maharaj bomb blast case against whom MCOCA (Maharasthra Control of Organised Crime Act) w...

  • Order given to investigate all madrasas of Meerut district

    Deoband: Regarding the news about the alleged keeping a Meerut girl as hostage, DM Kaushal Raj Sharma has entrusted the job of investigation into this case and also many other cases to District Minorities Officer (DMO) Vijay Kumar Mishra who sa...

  • Demand to remove injustice to minority students in Jain Degree College

    Saharanpur: After declaring Jains a minority community by the government, Saharanpur’s Jain Degree College also has been given the status of a minority educational institution. This made the minority communities of this city happy because...

  • SC’s refusal to hear PIL on whether interest earned on pilgrims deposits is Islamic

    New Delhi: Supreme Court Bench headed by Justice Ranjana Desai refused to hear a PIL filed by Khuddamul-Haj-O-Umra Foundation to examine whether interest earned by Haj Committee of India on deposits made by prospective Hajis in advance was &lsq...

  • Future of Muslim students of UP bleak due to official apathy

    Lucknow: Scholarship application forms of Muslim students are being rejected on the excuse of technical flaws because of which their future appears to be bleak. Hundreds of Muslim students had filled up and submitted their scholarship applicati...

  • Demand to remove reservation of Parliamentary and assembly seats in Muslim majority areas

    New Delhi: Chairman of Zakaat Foundation of India (ZFI) Dr Zafar Mahmood, referring to the recommendation, in addition to many other recommendations, made by Justice Sachar Committee, reiterated the demand, in an Eid Milan function organised by...

  • First 5 students in 2014 CPMT Merit list honoured by UP CM

    Lucknow: UP’s chief minister Akhilesh Yadav honoured the first 5 students who topped in UP’s CPMT (Combined Pre-Medical Test) 2014 with awards at a function held at his official residence on 31 July. The first 5 students in the Meri...

  • Dr Faizur Rahman

    Dr Faizur Rahman, one of Bihar’s finest physicians passed away in the night of 21-22 August, 2014 in Birmingham, UK. He is survived by his wife, son and two daughters. The news of his death has saddened his admirers and people of his nati...

  • AWARDS

    Prof FAIZAN MUSTAFAof AMU’s Department of Law who is presently the Vice Chancellor of Hyderabad’s Law University also has been selected for being honoured with ‘SAARC’s Best Law Teacher Award’ on the recommendation...

  • Obituaries

    Justice MUFTI BAHAUDDIN FAROOQUI, former Chief Justice of Jammu & Kashmir High Court died in Srinagar at the age of 87 years. During his office he had delivered a large number of landmark judgements which find place of prominence in law jou...

  • Men & Women In News

    SALMAN KHURSHID, former union law minister in UPA government and a senior advocate has been appointed by Supreme Court of India as an amicus curiae to advise and suggest ways to bring to an end the practice of high capitation fees charged by me...

  • Jaljeera, mocktails replace colas as hoteliers protest Israeli bombings in Gaza

    Muslim BoycottMumbai, July 19, 2014: Over a hundred hoteliers across the city are boycotting American soft drinks as ‘United States is supporting Israelis in the conflict’. Extending their support to the Palestinians, over 270 of wh...

  • New building of Ghani Khan Chaudhary Institute of Engineering inaugurated by the President

    New Delhi: President of India Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the new building of Ghani Khan Chaudhary Institute of Engineering and Technology in Maldah (West Bengal)’s Narainpur on 1 August. Speaking on this occasion the President laid emph...

  • Rs 25 lakh cheque presented to the Palestine envoy

    Hyderabad: Syed Vicaruddin, Chairman of the Indo-Arab League Hyderabad, in a function held here on 3 August presented a cheque of Rs. 2.5 million to the Ambassador of Palestine Adli Shaban Hasan Sadeq on behalf of Indo-Arab League Hyderabad as ...

  • Aid colleted for the relief of Gaza Palestinians

    Malegaon: An amount of more than Rs 8 lakh was collected by the people of Malegaon under the banner of Filasteen Bachao Committee in five days to help the people of Palestine. This amount will be deposited in the online bank account of UN&rsquo...