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  • Akhlaq murder case resurfaces with Forensic Lab report

    Noida: The murder of Muhammad Akhlaq of Dadri’s Bisahda village who was lynched by a violent and fanatic mob on 28 September last year (2015) on the rumour and suspicion that his family had consumed beef (cow meat) because this meat was f...

  • After Maulana Tauqeer, Mahants to go to Deoband

    New Delhi: In view of the growing activities of communal forces in the county and particularly, fearing the planned mischievous activities of these forces to spread communal virus before next year’s assembly elections in UP, some peace lo...

  • Akshardham case-accused Mufti to start English school

    Ahmedabad: Exonerated from the Akshardham terror attack case, Mufti Abdul Qayyum Mansuri of Dariapur is now setting up an English-medium school with the help of prominent religious scholars in the minority-dominated Kalupur area of the city. Th...

  • Officers implicating innocents should be punished

    New Delhi:  “In cases of terrorism, Muslim youth get acquitted due to lack of proof. The government is now trying to amend this law,” said the General Secretary of All-India Milli Council (AIMC), Dr. Manzoor Alam commenting on ...

  • Maha law reducing admission of minority students challenged

    Mumbai: Maharashtra’s BJP-led government’s Maharashtra Unaided Private Professional Educational Institutions Act’s section 6 (2), under which admission of students belonging to minority community in minority professional educa...

  • CBSE results of Delhi’s Urdu medium schools

    New Delhi: Results of Cenral Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)’s 10th and 12th classes were declared on 28 and 21 May 2016 respectively. As regards Delhi’s Urdu medium schools, results of Zeenat Mahal Sr. Sec. School, Jafarabad (t...

  • Delhi Law officer paid the price of honesty with his life

    New Delhi: Muhammad Moin Khan, assistant law officer (or legal adviser) in New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) was shot dead by two motor-cycle borne assailants on 16 May near his residence in Okhla Jamia Nagar’s Jauhari Farm locality as h...

  • Fatwa issued against Patanjali products containing cow urine

    Bareilly: Religoius leaders of Dargah Ala Hazrat in Bareilly have issued a Fatwa against the use of Patanjali medicines and other products which allegedly contain cow urine. The Fatwa was issued in response to a question by a local resident, Mu...

  • Counselling programme held for minority community students

    New Delhi: A counselling programme for minority community students of 10th and 12th classes was held in Gokulpuri’s Harnam Place on 24 May in which about 700 boy and girls students belonging to the Muslim community took part. This program...

  • Annual prize distribution by Delhi Urdu Academy

    New Delhi: Delhi Urdu Academy held its annual prize distribution in Delhi Secretariat on 20 May when the authors of best Urdu books published in the years 2014 and 2015 were honoured with prizes. On this occasion 15 authors whose books (in pros...

  • Kerala mosque opened for the first time for women

    Kottayam: Masjid Committee of about a thousand years old Juma Masjid at Thazhathangady in Kerala’s Kottayam district opened its doors for Muslim women for the first time last month (April). Women were allowed to enter this mosque on Sunda...

  • Bridge Course in AMU

    Aligarh: Director of AMU’s Bridge Course, Prof. Rashid Shaaz while speaking at the farewell function of Bridge Course here on 28 May said that this University’s Bridge Course is proving a torch bearer for other universities and educ...

  • Maulana Sultan Ahmad Islahi

    By Ashhad Rafiq Nadwi Maulana Sultan Ahmad Islahi, religious scholar, founder of Fikr-o-Amal Movement, former senior fellow of the the Idarah Tahqiq-o-Tasnif Islami, founder-secretary of Idarah Uloomul Qur’an, a prominent member of t...

  • AWARDS

    Prof. ABDUL GHAFOOR, Bihar’s minister for minorities welfare was honoured with Rashtriya Gaurav Award by India International Friendship Society in recognition of his valuable services in social and political fields. The Award was given to...

  • Obituaries

    Hakeen MIRZA LUTFULLAH BAIG, founder member of All India Unani Tibbi Congress (AIUTC) and Patron AIUTC’s Telangana Branch and famous hakeem died in Hyderabad on 2 June at the age of about 90 years. He used to hold a Unani Medical Camp eve...

  • Men & Women In News

    Prof. SHABAHAT HUSAIN, Head of AMU’s Department of Library and Information Science and Coordinator of DRS Programme has been elected and appointed Chairman of Indian Library Association. He is the first Librarian from AMU who has been app...

  • Five Muslim children out of 5000 selected for admission in Jawahar Navodya School, Hardoi

    Hardoi (UP): Tests for admission in class VI of Jawahar Navoday School in Atara village (Pahani Block) of Hardoi district were held recently. About 5 thousand students had appeared in this examination for the selection of 80 students for admiss...

  • BJP leaders arrested while leaving for Azamgarh

    Lucknow:    Two BJP leaders were arrested at Barabanki while going to the riot-torn Azamgarh district for “studying” the situation. Two members of a delegation, under the leadership of the former director general of p...

  • Communal violence in Nizamabad, Azamgarh

    Sarai Meer/Azamgarh:  Communal violence erupted in village Khudadadpur under thana Nizamabad of Azamgarh district on 14 May, in which ten people were injured, including the SDM. Police had to resort to lathi-charge and fire teargas shells ...

  • Goons prospering in the name of ‘cow protection groups’

    Chandigarh: The Punjab & Haryana High Court, taking a firm stand on the crimes committed in the name of ‘cow protection’, has asked the Chief Secretary of the state and the Director General of Police (DGP), Haryana, to deal firm...