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  • JMI organises orientation programme for madarsa teachers

    The Academy of Professional Development of Urdu Medium Teachers has been of late engaged in organizing Orientation Courses for Urdu Teachers of Jodhpur, Punjab, and Municipal Corporation of Delhi, Jamia Middle School among others in the last few m...

  • Fresh NHRC guidelines on police encounters

    New Delhi: Alarmed by the news of encounters, which in course of time are alleged to be fake, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued fresh guidelines to all the states to report the facts within 48 hours. In the past a period of si...

  • Appointment of Urdu medium teachers in Delhi

    New Delhi: Delhi state’s education minister Arvind Singh Lovely said in reply to MLA Shoaib Iqbal’s question in the assembly that we want to appoint Urdu medium teachers but we do not get trained teachers. Anjuman Taraqqi-e-Urdu (ATU) after two mo...

  • Jamia students campaign for Sachar implementation

    New Delhi: Fed up with tall claims of politicians to get the recommendation of Sachar Committee and Rangnath Mishra Commission implemented and also with community leaders’ various fruitless conferences on the issue, the students of Jamia Millia Is...

  • Awards

    United Muslim of India and Urdu Development Organisation, like previous years, have selected the following persons for honouring them with awards for their services in different fields for promotion of Urdu: (1) MUZAFFARULLAH KHAN of Rampur to be ...

  • Newsmakers

    Dr SANAULLAH, Reader in AMU’s Department of Arabic has been invited as a special speaker on ‘Muslim Culture and Civilization’ in the International Congress of Volga and Ural Region of Russia sponsored jointly by IRCICA, Istanbul and Bash State Uni...

  • Obituaries

    K. NARENDRA, Maulana MAS’OOD AZHAR GHAURI, ANISUL HAQ, Peerzada NASEEM AHMAD

  • Enemy Property: legal short circuit

    The hue and cry for such 'miserable' tenants by BJP makes no sense. The three-generation tenants are willing to buy the property and the sale proceeds would go to the custodian i.e., Govt. of India. But the BJP does not want the government to rece...

  • Kashmir Interlocutors: bouquets and brickbats

    'And miles to go before I sleep – miles to go before I sleep'...What Robert Frost wrote almost five decades ago seems to be the fate of the three interlocutors charged with the responsibility of beginning the dialogue and fathom the feelings of th...

  • JIH public convention discusses major issues of the Millat & Nation

    'Save the Country from slavery, poverty and unrest' - JIH Public Convention. After the last minute withdrawal by the Delhi police Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) rally was converted into a public meeting held on Sunday at JIH headquarters at Jamia Naga...

  • Karkare must be awarded Bharat Ratna

    Eyewitness Anita Vaidya Kohli, who saw these terrorists, was illegally taken to the USA and when she came back she recognized six bodies of terrorists. Out of total 284 Voice Over Internet Phone (VoIP) records, not a single call is traced to the C...

  • Phasing out of Haj subsidy from next year

    From next year, i.e., 2011 Haj subsidy which is being given by the government to intending Hajis for their pilgrimage to Makka for the past four decades ever since they had started going there by air will be started phasing out gradually and by th...

  • Two days Seerat Seminar at Darul Musannefin

    Seerat entitled “Masadir Seerat-e-Nabvi (pbuh)” was held on October 9-10 in Darul Musannefin, Shibli Academy, Azamgarh. Maulana Rabey Hasni Nadvi was to preside in the inaugural session but due to unavoidable circumstances he could not make it in ...

  • India-Israel love irks Aiyar

    With India and Israel deeply in love, the fate of the Palestinians goes down the drains. Mani Shankar Aiyar has slammed his party and the UPA for turning cold shoulder towards the plight of the Palestinians. The Rajya Sabha MP while speaking at a ...

  • No restriction on Muslims practising Yoga

    Maulana Umair Ilyasi, president of All India Masjid Imams Organisation said in a statement at Delhi that there are misconceptions among Muslims about Yoga that it is not for Muslims.

  • Muslims outcaste in Uncommon CWG

    The hoopla behind Commonwealth Games is over. The crux of the long marathon appears to be an amalgamation of joy and sorrow. Muslims who are approximately 16 crore got only two and a half medals out of 101. Is there any dearth of talented Muslim s...

  • Obituaries

    Maulana Mufti MUHAMMAD SHOAIB ISLAHI, famous religious scholar, former Head Master of Madrasatul Islah and founder of more than 250 maktabs and madrasas in and around Azamgarh died of heart attack on 26 September at Muscat airport on his wa...

  • Omar Khalidi dies in an accident, community at a great loss

    Eminent Indian Muslim scholar, Dr. Omar Khalidi passed away in an accident in Boston (USA) on November 29. Inna-lillah- e-wa-inna- elai-hey- rajeoon (Verily we are from God and onto Him is our final journey). May God grant him maghferat and streng...

  • Muhammad Isa ANWAR — 8 year old sports genius

    Eight-year-old MUHAMMAD ISA ANWAR, a 4th standard student of St Marks Sr Sec School, Janakpuri (Delhi) appears to be a sports genius. At this young age he has already appeared in many state-level gymnastic tournaments. At the tender age of 4 on...

  • Obituaries

    Dr WAZIR AGHA, renowned poet, critic and litterateur of world fame died in Lahore on 8 September at the age of 88 years. Born in Wazirkot village of Sargodha of Pakistan in May 1922, he wrote more or less 60 books and was honoured by Pakist...