Community News

  • Communal flare-up in Shri-Rampur, Dist. Ahmadnagar

    Shri-Rampur:  In village Shri-Rampur of Dist. Ahmadnagar, a tempo and motorbike met an accident opposite Nehru vegetable market. The motorbiker, who was a local Hindu Vahini member, tried to give the accident a communal colour and, calling...

  • Riot in Razzaqpur village of Phoolpur

    Phoolpur (Azamgarh):  Rioters caused communal violence in village Razzaqpur under thana Pawai, using the loudspeaker of the village mosque as a bone of contention. They beat up the ‘muazzin’ with sticks, who had started calling...

  • UP Navnirman Sena chief, Amit Jani, held

    New Delhi:   Amit Jani, the UP Navnirman Sena chief, was arrested from Greater Kailash on 12 May for allegedly threatening to kill JNU Students’ Union president, Kanhaiya Kumar and Umar Khalid. He is alleged to have planted a lo...

  • Muslim children in RSS schools: ignorance and insensitivity of Muslim leaders regrettable

     According to a report published in a pro-RSS Hindi newspaper, after the formation of Modi government at the centre, there has been an extraordinary increase in the number of minority community children in shishu mandirs, schools run by RS...

  • Notice to physician for instructing patients to adopt Islamic principles

    Jaipur:   A doctor working in a government dispensary in Bikaner has been accused of instructing patients to adopt Islamic principles along with the medicines they were given. After the complaint, the Medical Department has issued a w...

  • UP BJP chief changes stand on Ayodhya

    Lucknow:  UP BJP chief, Keshav Prasad Maurya, has changed his stand on Ayhodhya issue. Speaking with newsmen on 27 April, he said that constructing a grand temple at Ayodhya would be the best tribute to Ashok Singhal, the VHP leader who di...

  • Cattle recovered from truck

    Bareilly:   Police seized 60 cattle heads from a truck in thana Izzat Nagar of Bareilly on 13 May. It also took into custody two cattle-smuggles who tried to flee. According to information, Inspector in-charge of chowki Ehlapur of Izz...

  • Missing Muslim girl found in a Dalit family

    Chaandpur: A Dalit family here kept a minor and unknown Muslim girl for 3 months honourably and after 3 months when her parents came there, they took her away along with them. According to the available news, 13-year old Firdaus, daughter of Mu...

  • Misappropriation of minorities scholarships funds

    Varanasi: With the discovery of misappropriation of minorities scholarships funds worth lakhs of rupees in Varanasi, police has registered criminal cases against more than two dozen persons. Intelligence Foundation’s team had been investi...

  • Hindu culture being taught to Muslim children in Urdu medium schools

    New Delhi: Delhi government schools also appear to be following in the footsteps of RSS educational bodies like Viddya Bharti and Akhil Bhartiya Shiksha Sansthan etc where minor children or students (boy and girl) are being imparted education i...

  • Personality development workshop inaugurated in IICC

    New Delhi: Glocul University’s Founder Chancellor Haji Muhammad Iqbal said here while inaugurating the 40-day workshop on Personality Development at India Islamic Cultural Centre (IICC) sponsored by Noble Education Foundation on 1 May tha...

  • Initiative for inclusion of Urdu in RTI in UP

    Lucknow: Though Urdu has been given the status of second official language of UP (even though in most cases on paper only), it has not been given any place in RTI (Right to Information) Act. According to state (UP)’s Chief Information Com...

  • Road named after Mirza Faridul Hasan Beg

    New Delhi: Zakir Bagh, Eashwar Nagar Road (near Surya Hotel and Telephone Exchange) has been named by South Delhi Municipal Corporation, after Mirza Faridul Hasan Baig, founder of Zakir Bagh Society as ‘M.F.H. Beg Marg’ which was jo...

  • Body of Indian maid tortured in Saudi comes home

    Hyderabad: Asima Khatoon, 34, went to Riyadh as a domestic worker in 2015. In the months before her death, she phoned her family pleading for rescue. She told them her employer tortured her and withheld her salary. But her family’s desper...

  • Imam’s daughter breaks the record of top English-medium school

    Nida Khanam, an imam’s daughter from Bara Hindu Rao area of old Delhi has smashed all previous records of Delhi’s top English-medium Modern School. She scored 99 marks out of one hundred in English and her aggregate in all subjects ...

  • AWARDS

    SHAKEEL AZMI, Urdu poet and film song writer honoured with Gujrat’s Sahitya Award. Author of many anthologies of poems, he is a poet of nazms and ghazals, genres of Urdu poetry.           &...

  • Obituaries

    Prof. ASLOOB AHMAD ANSARI, noted fiction writer, critic and retired teacher of English in AMU died in Aligarh on 4 May at the age of 91 years. Born in Delhi in 1925 and educated at Cambridge University, he joined AMU as a lecturer of English an...

  • Men & Women In News

    Justice AKHTAR HUSAIN KHAN, a retired judge of Allahabad High Court has been appointed President of Consumers Dispute Settlement Commission, a semi-judicial institution, by UP government on the advice of High Court’s Chief Justice, D. Y. ...

  • “Mubarak Deals” for shopping Islamic clothing and accessories online in India

    In an era where fashion is largely synonymous with anti-religion lifestyle, is it really difficult to talk about and engage in Muslim fashion? Fashion is a much used and abused word. While many people may think fashion to be the trend of wearin...

  • Illegal occupation of Sir Syed’s haveli

    New Delhi: Because of government's utter negligence and indifference towards the upkeep and maintenance of the memorial of a personality like Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, the founder of AMU and leader of Aligarh Muslim Movement, it could not get th...