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  • UP government claims about minorities welfare far from ground reality

    Lucknow: UP government has been claiming that it is promise-bound to promote the welfare and development of Muslims but there is also news that funds allocated for the progress and welfare of Muslim were not spent. According to a news item publ...

  • Minority community attacked in Jalgaon Jamod

    Mumbai: In Jalgaon Jamod village of Buldana district of Maharashtra, communal elements used a trifle dispute to convert it into a full-fledged attack on 19 April. Not minding the police presence, they damaged Muslim shops, houses and property a...

  • Riot in Hazaribagh over Ram Navami processions

    Hazaribagh: Curfew was clamped in Jharkhand’s Hazaribagh district on Sunday, 17 April night after communal violence over Ram Navami processions snowballed into a major row. The violence began when a Ram Navami procession was stopped and t...

  • Scholarships given to 2653 students of Al Falah University

    New Delhi: Union ministry of minorities affairs has given about Rs. 6.25 crores (Rs. 6,25,00,000) to Al Falah University, Faridabad this year towards scholarships to 2653 students of B. Tech, M. Tech and Diploma who are studying in this Univers...

  • JUH to challenge life sentence to 2002-3 blasts accused

    Mumbai: Jamiatul Ulama-e Hind (JUH) Maharashtra’s Legal Aid Committee achieved another success on 6 April when POTA Court’s Special judge, Justice PR Deshmukh, after hinting at demand for death sentence to Mumbai’s 2002/2003 b...

  • PIL for doing all work in courts in Hindi dismissed

    New Delhi: Supreme Court dismissed on 4 April a PIL filed by one Shiv Sagar Tiwari, a lawyer, requesting that all work in courts all over the country may be done in Hindi. The Court asked the petitioner ‘Can we order the Parliament to ena...

  • Modi government fails to file affidavit regarding withdrawal of AMU’s minority character

    New Delhi: Because of Modi government’s inability to file its affidavit regarding withdrawal of minority character of AMU in the Supreme Court, there is likely to be at least 12 weeks’ delay in deciding the case for restoration of A...

  • Provision of science books in Urdu chief priority of MANUU

    Hyderabad: Vice Chancellor of Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) or Urdu University, Dr. Muhammad Aslam Parvez said while speaking in a meeting of Regional Directors, Asstt Regional Directors and coordinators of study centres here th...

  • Nitish supports reservation to Muslim and Christian dalits

    New Delhi: Bihar’s chief minister Nitish Kumar, while speaking at a function organised here by Tamil Nadu’s organisation Periyar International, USA and raising the question of including Dalit Muslims and Dalit Christians in SC categ...

  • A university also can be a minority institution

    New Delhi: Chief Justice of Supreme Court of India, Justice J. S. Thakur had stated during the recent hearing of AMU’s minority character case that a school or college can be a minority institution but had raised the question if a univers...

  • Urdu Education Board a recognised institution: High Court

    New Delhi: Urdu Education Board was set up to promote education among women, madrasa students and people belonging to backward classes and sections and to associate them with the national mainstream. However, when the students of Urdu Education...

  • Museum in memory of ex-President APJ Abdul Kalam in Delhi

    New Delhi: Delhi government has finalised its plan to build a museum in the memory of Bharat Ratn, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, scientist and former President of India, also known as Missile Man of India, in Delhi Haat near INA market and All India Ins...

  • Arabic language and literature progressing in JNU

    New Delhi: Services of Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi’s Arabic Department in the field of Arabic language and literature are laudable, seeing that students, teachers and scholars of this department not only speak and write Arabic like...

  • Darul Qaza system helps the judiciary

    Panipat: Peerji Hafiz Husain Ahmad, Head of All India Muslim Personal Law’s Khanqah Bodia said here that Islam’s Qaza system certainly offers the best solution for the settlement of family problems. He said that the special feature ...

  • High ambitions in spite of triple disability

    A Baby girl was born in Muhammad Qasim’s modest residence 13 years ago but to the dismay of family members, she was not only disabled but doubly or even triply disabled because by birth she had neither hands nor feet. She was named Nabiha...

  • AWARDS

    Literary Awrad to Noman Shauq Indian Association of Bihar & Jharkhand (IABJ), a social and cultural organisation which is associated with Indian Cultural Centre, Qatar held an International Mushaira on the occasion of Bihar Day celebra...

  • Obituaries

    HAMIDULLAH SHARIF who translated the Qur’an into Telugu in 1985 died recently in his home town in a village in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh. Hamidullah Sharif is well versed in Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Telugu and English languages and ...

  • Men & Women In News

    MAULANA MUHAMMAD WALI RAHMANI, President of Khanqah Rahmania, Moonger has been elected General Secretary and MAULANA FAZLUR RAHIM MUJADDIDI as secretary of All India Muslim Personal Law Board in the meeting of Board’s executive committee ...

  • RSS promoting differences among Muslims using money power

    Deoband: Dr. Manzoor Alam, general secretary of All India Milli Council said while speaking at a function held in Darul Uloom Zakaria, a religious educational institution on 19 March that a strange kind of restlessness, uncertainty and dissatis...

  • Riot of Nandurbar planned

    Mumbai:  Communal elements, in a bid to stop a student of 10th class belonging to Mali Samaj from copying in exams, unleashed terror which terrified Muslims. Since the advent of the BJP government in alliance with Shiv Sena, miscreants hav...