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  • We are with Muslims and Muslims are with us: Marathas

    Mumbai: Maulana Azad Vichar Manch held a meeting on the topic of ‘Ek hi mission, Muslim Reservation’ in Mumbai’s Haj House on 3 October. Speaking in this meeting, Shrimant Shivajji Kokate, spokesman of Maratha Seva Sangh said ...

  • Haryana Waqf Board sets up separate religious, welfare dept

    Panipat: Haryana Waqf Board has separately set up a religious and welfare department within the Board and appointed an officer who will take care and look after mosques which have been illegally occupied and will also work for payment of salari...

  • Compensation to families of 18 missing in Muzafarabad riots

    Lucknow: UP’s chief minister Akhilesh Yadav distributed cheques of Rs. 15 lakh each to family members of the 18 persons who were missing since the 2013 riots and could not be traced till date, three years after the large scale communal ri...

  • “New Service rules are a danger to madrasas”

    Lucknow: General secretary of All India Arabic Madrasa Teachers Association, Waheedullah Khan Sayedi said here while addressing a huge gathering of madrasa teachers, employees and teachers of Madrasa Modernisation Scheme who had come from all o...

  • New Building for MAEF soon

    New Delhi: Union minister for social justice and empowerment, Thawar Chand Gehlot, after holding a meeting with Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, minister of state (independent charge) for minorities affairs said on 4 October while talking to media persons ...

  • Shia waqf board to take action against land grabbers

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh’s Shia Central Waqfs Board (UPSCWB) made public the names along with the photographs of people who have allegedly sold or purchased waqf properties across the state. The list of land grabbers includes politicians an...

  • Building of Ala Hazrat Haj House big achievement of UP govt

    Rampur: Qazi (Shara’) Mufti-e Azam Maulana Syed Shahid Ali Noori Jamali Rizvi said in a statement here that the building of Ala Hazrat Haj House in Ghaziabad is a big achievement of Akhilesh governemnt for which he praised the efforts and...

  • Agreement between AMU and Manglayatan University

    Aligarh: AMU Vice Chancellor Zamiruddin Shah and Manglayatan University’s Vice Chancellor Prof. Satish Chand Jain said in a joint press conference here on 12 September that both Universities will cooperate and work together for removing t...

  • Kalam memorial at APJ Abdul Kalam Tech. Uni., Lucknow

    Lucknow: A 100-feet high obelisk is being built by APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU) at Lucknow to pay tribute to the ‘Missile Man’ in a unique way. This obelisk will be the first of its kind in any educational institution...

  • Weqarul Mulk Charitable Hospital inaugurated in Amroha

    Amroha: Weqarul Mulk Charitable Hospital was inaugurated in Hashmi Nagar area of this city in the first week of last month (September) with the prayers of Mufti Abdur Rahman, a religious scholar who is also the manager of Madrasa Ansarul Uloom....

  • Jamia Millia to issue press release in Urdu also

    New Delhi: Vice Chancelor of Jamia Millia Islamia University Prof. Tal’at Ahmad said here, in response to requests by some people, oganisations and newspapers that Jamia Millia will now issue press releases in Urdu also in addition to Eng...

  • Muslims are still backward inspite of economic progress

    Mumbai: Union finance minister Arun Jaitley while speaking in a seminar on ‘Empowerment of individuals through Education and Training’ at Bombay Stock Exchange said that in general, decline in poverty and deprivation has been seen i...

  • 108 students of Jamia Millia pass in UPSC prelim

    New Delhi: As many as 108 students of Jamia Millia Islamia’s (JMI)’s RCA (Residential Coaching Academy) who received coaching in this Academy have passed in UPSC’s Prelim examination. They will now appear in the main examinati...

  • Urdu medium school in Delhi’s Muslim populated colony

    New Delhi: Foundation stone of Nagar Nigam Urdu medium primary school was laid in Delhi’s Shri Ram Colony (where there is a large Muslim population) in Karawal Nagar assembly constituency’s Khajouri Khas ward on 7 September by Congr...

  • NCM junks NHRC’s Kairana report

    Meerut: A team from the National Commission for Minorities (NCM) that visited Kairana on 17 October trashed the recent National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) report which said there had been an “exodus” of Hindu families from the r...

  • incredible eye doctor

    An eye-specialist by training and a campaigner against blindness by choice, Dr. Abdul Moiz Shams is an Aligarian and a true follower of Sir Syed Ahmad Khan. In an age when the medical profession has become highly commercialized and doctors have...

  • AWARDS

    Four Urdu teachers of Mumbai viz ANSARI IMRAN AMEEN of Dharawi Municipal Urdu School No. 1, QURESHI ZUBAIR AHMAD MUHAMMAD HUSAIN of Shivaji Nagar Municipal Urdu School No. 9, ANSARI AKHLAQ AHMAD MUHAMMAD RAMZAN of Naupara Municipal Urdu School,...

  • Obituaries

    Dr. KHALIQ ANJUM, Vice President of Anjuman Taraqqi-Urdu Hind (ATUH), critic, noted researcher, and considered an authority on Ghalib died in Delhi on 18 October at the age of 83 years. An author of about 85 books, he served as general secretar...

  • Men & Women In News

    Dr. SAIMA SAEED, a Professor at the Centre for Culture, Media and Governance at Jamia Millia Islamia University has been selected as a member of the Board of Media Culture & Society, a leading international journal published by Sage Publica...

  • Complaints made against former Waqf Board’s chiefs to Anti-Corruption Bureau

    New Delhi: Chairman of Delhi Waqf Board, Amanatullah Khan while talking to media persons said that complaints against former heads of Delhi Waqf Board have been made to the Anti-Corruption Bureu with a request to investigate the decisions taken...