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  • Wrestler Husain Mulla wins medal in Yakutia

    Recently he defeated the Mongolian wrestler and won the bronze medal for his country in an international wrestling event in Yakutia, Russian Federation. Son of a farmer from Sultanpur village of Hukkeri taluka, he is a student of class X in Pan...

  • Syed Haider Raza

    Syed Haider Raza was born on 22 February, 1922 in the small town of Babaria in Madhya Pradesh. His father, Syed Mohammad Razi, was a forest ranger and her mother Tahira Begum was a housewife. He spent childhood roaming in forests, surrounded by...

  • AWARDS

    Prof. M. H. BAIG, Head of Cardio-Thorasic Surgery Department of AMU’s JN Medical College has been honoured by Chennai’s Venice International Foundation with Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his valuable services in the f...

  • Obituaries

    MAULANA MUFTI ABDUR RAUF QASMI, noted religious scholar, President of Moradabad’s religious institution Darul Uloom Jamia-ul Hoda, Hadees teacher died of heart attack in the early morning of 24 July at the age of 75 years. He had devoted ...

  • Men & Women In News

    Justice IQBAL AHMAD ANSARI, has been appointed Chief Justice of Patna High Court. He was sworne in as Chief Justice of Patna High Court by Bihar’s Governor Ram Nath Govind on 29 July. Before his appointment as Chief Justice he was already...

  • Prayer Meet & Qur’an-khwani for Abdus Sattar Edhi in Delhi

    Abdul Sattar Edhi was a legendary humanitarian. Born in Gujarat on 1 January 1928 in undivided India, Edhi Saheb is called "Pakistan's Mother Teresa", "Angel of Mercy" because of his unparalleled humanitarian work which ...

  • Shia-Sunni pray Eid namaz together again

    Once again, Sunni and Shia brothers, in a show of solidarity and unity, offered Eid prayers together at Jamia Millia Islamia’s Jama Masjid on 7 July, 2016.  "Shoulder to Shoulder" is an initiative started by a group of frie...

  • This young Remote Sensing and GIS researcher is going places

    Dr Arshad Amin is guest faculty at Department of Remote Sensing and GIS (Geographic Information System) Applications at Aligarh Muslim University. He attended a Geoinformatics Summer School 2016 at Laboratory for Information Engineering in Surv...

  • Bihar’s son who died in Kaala Paani

    Ahmadullah was born in 1808 in Patna, Bihar. Son of Elahi Bux. Was a prominent public man of Patna; served as Deputy Collector and as a member of Income Tax Board of Assessors for some time; Took active part in Wahabi Movement Arrested in 1857....

  • Muslims behind others in going for second marriage

    New Delhi: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP)’s Secreatary General Incharge, Abdul Khaliq has made many startling tweets one after the other. In one of his tweets he has posted the photo of a poor and helpless child, the caption of which is &lsquo...

  • Promises regarding Unani will be fulfilled: Ayush minister

    New Delhi: Union minister for Ayush, Shripad Yesu Naik assured a delegation of All India Unani Tibbi Congress that different promises made regarding Unani Tibb will be fulfilled, particularly the introduction of MD (Unani) and PhD course will b...

  • AMU’s minority character: SC Bench grants 4 weeks to AMU

    New Delhi: The question of AMU’s minority character was taken up for hearing in Supreme Court on 11 July. Earlier, on 6 July central government through Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi had filed an affidavit stating that AMU is not a minori...

  • PCPT to fight cases of innocent Muslims falsely arrested for terrorism

    New Delhi: CPI (Communist Party of India) leader Amiq Jamayee said in a statement here on 29 June that educated innocent Muslim youth are being falsely arrested on the pretext of their complicity in cases of terrorism and terrorist activities s...

  • Waqf Boards’ help to a poor girl for higher education

    New Delhi: Delhi Waqf Board, in response to a letter from a poor girl for help to continue her higher education, has given her a cheque of Rs. 35,950 to continue her education. According to available news, one Hena Kausar wanted to do MSc from ...

  • Waqf Board’s generosity towards widows and poor

    New Delhi: Delhi Waqf Board, in a pleasant gesture worth emulating, has given one set of suit as gift and Rs. 1500 as Eidi to 1400 widows each this year on the occasion of Eid. Planning for this was done a few days earlier but put into practice...

  • No instructions of UGC ignored: AMU

    Aligarh: Aligarh Muslim University, while contradicting the accusations of financial irregularities by University administration as per the news published in some newspapers regarding the audit report clarified that CAG (Comptroller & Audit...

  • UP govt to place 146 madrasas on grant list

    Lucknow: UP’s Samajwadi Party government has decided to put 146 madrasas upto secondary level which were recognised till 2003 and which come upto the standard laid down by government, on its grant list. Under this decision the government ...

  • Complaint by Hindutva outfit for disturbing classes

    Panaji: Bharatiya Sanskruti Raksha Samiti (BSRS) has filed a complaint with the director of education against a Siolim-based religious sect for holding prayers in the proximity of a government primary school, while classes are in progress. Shai...

  • New logo of National Minorities Commission

    New Delhi: About two years ago when the central government had granted minority community status to Jain community, the National Minorities Commission (NCM) had decided to prepare a new logo so that the religious symbol of Jain community may al...

  • Plan to merge Hindi medium schools into Urdu medium schools

    New Delhi: Delhi government’s Directorate of Education, following in the footsteps of Delhi Municipal Corporation now plans, according to available sources, to merge Hindi medium schools with Urdu medium schools and has started taking ste...