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  • Hamid Ansari’s appeal to promote Urdu journalism

    New Delhi: Vice President of India Hamid Ansari, in a meeting with students of Urdu journalism at Indian Institute’s of Mass Communication (IIMC) in the presence of this Institute’s Director General Sumit Tandon, OSD Jaideep Bhatnag...

  • Bogus SI Parvin arrested

    Indore/Ujjain: Shabnam Parvin who duped people as “SI” was arrested following investigations. A BA pass-out, she tried to become SI/constable but could not pass the competitive examination. She made a false claim that she was select...

  • AMU’s Convocation

    Aligarh: Sixty-first Convocation of Aligarh Muslim University was held on 29 March. Vice President of India Hamid Ansari (who had earlier served as VC of the University) in his Convocation address said that the country’s Constitution guar...

  • AMU’s website inaugurated

    Aligarh: Chairman of Abu Dhabi’s famous trading company Lulu Group International, Yusuf Ali, inaugurated Aligarh Muslim University's website at VC Lodge on 29 March after the University’s 61 Convocation and also laid the foundat...

  • Darul Uloom not to support any political party

    Saharanpur: Darul Uloom Deoband, for the first time adopting a tough and strict attitude towards electoral politics has banned the entry of all political parties, their representatives and candidates within the premises of the world famous reli...

  • Jamia Coaching Centre’s 31 students qualified UPSC Mains

    New Delhi: Thirty-one students trained under Jamia Millia Islamia’s Centre for Coaching & Career Planning have qualified in the civil services examination (Mains) 2013. They will soon be called for interview. In order to inculcate sel...

  • SC-appointed SIT chief blamed for giving clean chit to Modi

    Ahmedabad: Retired Additional DGP of Gujarat, R B Sreekumar said here on 14 March that a set of people are responsible for the so-called “clean chit” claimed by Narendra Modi. He said that the so-called clean chit for Modi and BJP i...

  • Police’s brutalities on minorities in Mathura village

    Aligarh: Parcham Party of India’s delegation led by its President, Saleem Peerzada visited Mathura district’s Hathia village regarding police atrocities let lose on the minority population of this village on 27 and 28 January &lsquo...

  • Guj Muslims fear acid attack if they refuse to vote for Modi

    New Delhi: In a controversial statement Azam Khan of SP explained why Muslims in Gujarat vote for Modi, saying that they fear acid attacks if they dare to defy him. He added that they vote out of fear and under duress. He reminded his audience ...

  • Minority scholarship: SC rejects Guj govt plea

    Nadiad: The Union govt shall release a sum of Rs 50.45 crores towards implementation of pre-matric scholarship to minority students. Out of 367515 applications only 9033 were rejected hence the remaining 358486 students have been declared eligi...

  • Modi kept scholarship scheme in cold storage for two years

    Gandhinagar: Scholarship scheme for meritorious students has been thrown into cold storage for the last two years despite the tall claims of development for all. This fact was admitted by the state minister for education in the state assembly. ...

  • Nagori acquitted in one case

    Ujjain: Rashmi Mishara, JMFC, acquitted Qamaruddin Nagori in a case registered against him at Kharakua police station in 2000 for pasting a provocative poster. The prosecution could not establish the charges. The court had already acquitted 10 ...

  • Maulana Mazharul Haq University’s budget passed with a deficit of Rs 60 lakh

    Patna: Maulana Mazharul Haq Arabic-Persian University’s Vice Chancellor, Prof Ejaz Ali Arshad while presiding over the sixth annual budget meeting of the University’s Executive Council said in his presidential address that the Unive...

  • India Islamic Studies Centre inaugurated at Allahabad

    New Delhi: Muhammad Tashkeel Kaifi, founder and general secretary of Minorities Foundation for Development and Security said in a press release form Delhi that under the sponsorship of Minorities Foundation for Development and Security, which h...

  • Translation of Friday Khutbas in Urdu in Makkah and Madinah

    Lahore: Whereas translations of Friday Khutbas in Urdu and other languages started in Madinah’s Masjid-e Nabwi on 14 March 2014, according to the Governor of Madinah, Prince Faisal bin Sultan, in Makkah Mukarramah’s Masjidul Haram t...

  • Condition of Muslims, STs and SCs improving: IAMR report

    New Delhi: After about 6/7 years of the submission of the Sachar Committee Report which presented a gloomy picture of the overall condition of Muslims, the updated India Human Development Report of IAMR (Institute of Applied Manpower Research) ...

  • HC notice on issuing coins with religious symbols

    New Delhi: Delhi High Court Bench headed by interim Chief Justice, B. D. Ahmad in response to a PIL petition filed by lawyer A. Rashid Qureshi on behalf of petitioners Nafis Qazi and Abu Sayyad of Delhi requesting the court to direct Reserve Ba...

  • Gujarat 2002 best example of government’s complicity in riots

    New Delhi: All India Milli Council, reacting to RSS pracharak Indresh Kumar giving a clean chit to SIMI and other organisations in bomb blasts and holding government responsible for these said that while making this statement Indresh Kumar forg...

  • “Jai Hind” was started by Subhash Bose’s secretary

    New Delhi: Contrary to the common belief that it was Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose who had given the national and patriotic slogan of Jai Hind, according to a book titled Legends of Hyderabad by a former bureaucrat, Narendra Luther, it was Netaji...

  • Minorities Commissions not constituted in 16 states so far

    New Delhi: Minorities Commissions could not so far be constituted in 16 states and union territories of the country, according to a statement made in the Lok Sabha by union minister of state for minorities affairs Ninong Ering on 20 February. H...