Community News

  • Urdu Darwaza being built in Deoband

    Deoband: UP Urdu Academy is building a grand Urdu Darwaza in Deoband as a memorial to the freedom fighter Sheikhul Hind Maulana Mahmood Hasan Deobandi, the foundation stone of which was laid by UP chief minister Akhilesh Singh on 8 September. S...

  • Summons issued against AMU-VC, PVC and some teachers

    Aligarh: After Presidnet Pranab Mukherjee’s approval for initiating enquiries against AMU-VC Zamiruddin Shah into allegations of financial and administrative irregularities in this University, Aligarh’s District and Session Judge&rs...

  • JNU’s missing student not traceable

    New Delhi: Jawaharlal Nehru University’s student, Najeeb Ahmad of MSc (Biotechnology) 1st year who was found missing after being thrashed by mischievous elements of ABVP on 15 October has not been traced even after ten days in spite of al...

  • Plan to promote Urdu and calligraphy in Old Delhi

    New Delhi: Shahjahanabad Redevelopment Corporation (SRC), in order to promote the language of the Walled City (Old Delhi), plans to organise discussions, workshops, cultural programmes in cooperation with art and culture conservation experts. S...

  • Welfare and development schemes for Muslims of Telangana

    Hyderabad: Telangana’s chief minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao said while talking to media persons here on 12 October that 70 years have passed since India’s independence and about 60 years have passed since the formation of Andhra Pra...

  • Setting up of IIM, IIT in Jammu criticised

    Srinagar: Interim President of National Conference Omar Abdullah said in a tweet on the twitter of micro blogging’s website that in the meeting of central cabinet, it has approved of the setting up of Indian Institute of Management (IIM) ...

  • No Muslim beggars if Zakat is used properly

    Lucknow: According to a recent report published in the English daily ‘Indian Express’, according to the 2011 census the total number of beggars in the country is 3.7 lakh (3,70,000) of which the number of Muslim beggars is about 930...

  • W. Bengal riots: Result of a planned conspiracy

    Kolkata:  Whereas the BJP is holding Muslims responsible for the communal riots of Haji Nagar, Marwarikal, Naya Bazar and Billore Para in North 24-Parganas district, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) government of Mamata Banerji is not prepared...

  • Anglo-Arabic School/ministry dispute harming education

    New Delhi: Maulana Azad Education Foundation’s Polytechnic Centre running under ministry for minorities affairs was opened in Delhi’s oldest and historical School Anglo Arabic School’s premises so that Muslim girls of Old Delh...

  • Efforts being made to develop Insan School into University

    Kishan Ganj: After unsuccessful efforts in the past, renewed efforts are now again being made by Insan School management and Insaan Old Boys Association for Insan University. According to younger son of Padma Shri (late) Dr. Syed Hasan, founder...

  • Government's modernisation plan for Ajmer Dargah

    New Delhi: Union minister of state for minorities affairs, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi in a meeting with a delegation of Ajmer Dargah Committee members on 13 October said that the (central) government under its plan for modernization of Ajmer Dargah (o...

  • No drinking water in 80 villages of Mewat: DLSA Report

    New Delhi: A recent report of the Disrtict Legal Services Authority (DLSA), Mewat has made some shocking revelations about the backwardness of Mewat district (a Muslim majority area) of Haryana, according to which it (Mewat) is the most backwar...

  • JUH to plead cases of Muslim youth arrested in Jaipur

    Mumbai: Jamiat Ulama-e Hind (JUH) which has been providing legal assistance to Muslim youth falsely arrested in terrorism cases has now decided to fight legal cases of Muslim youth arrested in Rajasthan on charges of terrorism or their suspecte...

  • AMU Students Union election

    Aligarh: Election of AMU Students Union was held this month (October), a special feature of which was that 3 girl students were victorious in this election, this was a first in the history of AMU Students Union, and its 10-member cabinet. Faizu...

  • DR MIR NAZIR AHMAD

    This week Dr Mir Nazir Ahmad passed away on 7 November in Srinagar at the age of 80. Born on November 4 , 1936, he was the son of the close associate of Sheikh Abdullah, Mir Ghulam Rasool who had been arrested and imprisoned in the Kashmir Cons...

  • AWARDS

    Sheikh Abu Bakar of Sunni Jamiatul Ulama honoured Calicut: Sheikh Abu Bakar who was honoured last month (October) with ‘Jewels of the World Award’ in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) in the International Educational Conference sponsored ...

  • Obituaries

    Eighty-nine year old “Melody Queen of Kashmir”RAJ BEGUM, one of the foremost female singers of Kashmir and pioneer of female singing in public and on radio etc died in Kashmir’s Chanapora on 26 October after a prolonged illnes...

  • Men & Women In News

    B. MUHAMMAD JAMAL, CEO (Chief Executive Officer) of Kerala Waqf Board has been appointed CEO and secretary of Central Waqf Council, New Delhi in place of Ali Ahmad Khan whose term had expired about two months ago. After taking over the charge o...

  • Students of Madhya Pradesh weakest in education

    Bhopal: In spite of all efforts by the BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh to improve the level and standard of education in government schools, according to NCERT (National Council of Educational Research & Training)’s National Achievement Surv...

  • Church stoned during Sunday Service at Nagpur

    Nagpur: On October 16, the St. Thomas Evangelical Church of India here was stoned, while the Sunday worship was going on. Regular worship services have been conducted on the first floor of this rented accommodation for the past four years. It w...