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  • Results of CBSE 10th and 12th standards

    New Delhi: Results of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)’s 10th and 12th class examinations 2015 were declared in the last week of May. The performance of Urdu medium schools on the whole was good and satisfactory like last year,...

  • JUH built 650 houses for the flood-affected in Kashmir

    Srinagar: Last year’s devastating floods in Kashmir left a trail of unprecedented misery and destruction of houses, roads, fields and agricultural and horticultural crops, people’s business, tourism industry, their morale and so on ...

  • Science education for Madrasa products in AMU

    Aligarh: AMU’s Bridge Course, after two years of a successful experiment in arts and social science, now plans to start education and teaching of science for madrasa boy and girls students after which avenues for their admissions in medic...

  • Lone Hindu living in peace with Muslims

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat, laboratory of Hindutva communalism, is probably the only state in the country which is highly communalised and notorious for segregation along religious lines. In Ahmedabad, the state capital there are almost watertight area...

  • MFH Beg scholarship for poor students of Jamia

    New Delhi: A condolence meeting to pay tributes to Mirza Faridul Hasan Beg, founder of Jamia Cooperative Bank, who died on 6 May was held in Jamia Millia Islamia on 31 May. Speaking on this occasion, Prof. Tala’t Ahmad Vice Chancellor of ...

  • Adani group offers job to Zeeshan

    Ahmedabad: Zeeshan Ali Khan who had applied for a job in a diamond export company of Mumbai but was told that being a Muslim he cannot be given the job in that company has now got an offer for a job in Adani group of companies. When he reached ...

  • Structural changes in MPLB, Action Committee formed

    Lucknow:  The All-India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), after long deliberations, finally agreed, on 7 June in Lucknow, to form an “Action Committee” (Majlis-e ‘Amal). This decision was taken unanimously by the board&...

  • National Waqf Development Corpn to develop Waqf properties

    Lucknow: National Waqf Development Corporation (NWDC) set up by the UPA government in January 2014 to develop Waqf properties all over the country jointly with National Building Construction Corporation and by using these properties for commerc...

  • Enquiry on irregularities in MBBS & BDS exams in AMU

    Aligarh: AMU Vice Chancellor Zamiruddin Shah has constituted a 3-member enquiry committee headed by a retired judge to look into the cases of alleged irregularities in MBBS and BDS (Bachelor of Dental Sciences / Surgery) entrance examinations. ...

  • AMU’s Bridge course results out

    Aligarh: Final results of AMU’s Bridge Course have been declared which can be seen on the University’s website also. Like previous years this year’s results also were cent per cent. According to the Coordinator of Bridge Cours...

  • IICC personality development prog. to be introduced in Delhi

    New Delhi: Delhi’s chief minister Arvind Kejriwal who visited India Islamic Cultural Centre to see how personality development programme for youth is being run and managed here was so impressed that he said that the kind of programme that...

  • Anisa Sayyad gets a job at long last

    Faridabad: Ms Anisa Sayyad, the shooter who won many shooting competitions within and outside India and had been unsuccessfully trying for a suitable job finally, after struggling for 5 years, got a job in Haryana. On 9 June she joined as Assis...

  • Kolkata manager sacked for growing beard

    Kolkata: The uproar over denial of job to Zeeshan Ali Khan, an MBA graduate by a diamond company of Mumbai on religious ground was not calmed down that another case of discrimination on religious ground was reported from Kolkata when a high ran...

  • Conditions imposed by govt for pandal in Jauhar University campus not acceptable

    Conditions imposed by UP government’s department of culture for a permanent pandal in Muhammad Ali Jauhar University campus are not acceptable to the University management because the University management wants that the pandal be used on...

  • Urdu to be taught as first & third language in Noor Institutions

    Bidar: Chairman of Noor Educational Trust, Bidar (Bangalore), Muhammad Ayaz Khan said here while talking to Urdu media persons that he is going to start a campaign for the promotion and empowerment of Urdu and added that this movement will be s...

  • Imam Bukhari on Yoga

    New Delhi: In view of the controversy going on in the country, particularly among Muslims, about yoga being made compulsory in schools and also on the observation of 21 June as the International Yoga Day by prime minister Narendra Modi, differe...

  • Qur’an translated into world’s 63 languages

    Madinah: The Qur’an is now available in 63 languages of the world, credit for which, to a large extent, goes to King Fahad Complex in Madinah where approximately two crore copies of the Qur’an are published annually. Public Relation...

  • Begum Hazrat Mahal

    By Abdul Rashid Agwan The staunch freedom fighter Begum Hazrat Mahal’s 136th death anniversary was observed on 7 April. Her great sacrifices for the First War of Independence are almost forgotten in India, and she was hardly remembered ...

  • M. N. Buch

    By L. S. Hardenia Mahesh Neelkanth Buch belonged to a progressive and respected family. His father, who was an ICS officer and very close to Sardar Patel, died at a rather early age and after his death, Buch’s mother who was a far-si...

  • Obituaries

    MAULANA MAHFOOZUR RAHMAN MIFTAHI, a member of Jamiatul Ulama-e Hind’s executive committee, president of JUH, Mau District and Imam of Mau’s Jama Masjid died in Mau on 13 June at the age of about 55 years. He was a patient of asthma....