Special Reports

  • Muslim Organisation welcomes Sikh pilgrims in Patna

    Bihar Anjuman, a leading voluntary organization of Bihar, welcomed Sikh devotees during the 350th Prakashotsav of Guru Gobind Singh in Patna for three days during 2-4 January.

  • Tahaffuz-e Shariat Conference

    New Delhi: A mammoth conference was held here at the Aiwan-e-Ghalib on 3 December. Attended by leading Muslim scholars and intellectuals, it called for the protection of Muslim Personal Laws in India. Speakers said that religious rights of the ...

  • MahaSangram Rally

    New Delhi: A major attempt was made here at the Ram Lila ground on 27 November when Dalits, Muslims and Adivasis came together in a show of unity to press for their rights and demands. Called, “Mahasangram Rally”, it attracted about...

  • March in Nanded for Muslim Reservation

    Nanded: The umbrella organization of  political, social and religious organizations, Muslim Aarakshan Sangharsh Kruti Samiti, organized a mammoth march here calling for Muslim reservation and raising other issues of Marathas, Dalits and fa...

  • National Seminar on Tipu Sultan

    Aligarh: The Sir Syed Awareness Forum organized its 5th National Seminar on ‘Tipu Sultan-A Role Model for the Pluralistic Indian Polity’ here at the University Polytechnic Auditorium on 7 December. The Chief Guest, Qamurul ...

  • Seemanchal International Literary Festival

    Kishanganj: In 1874, Thomas Hardy’s literary masterpiece Far from the Madding Crowd became a pragmatic metaphor. The novel still transcends in multiple forms from critical assessments to movie adaptations. It’s one more contextual a...

  • Special issue of Taha magazine released

    New Delhi, 19 November, 2016: Dr.Zafarul Islam Khan, Chief Editor of The Milli Gazette and former President AIMMM today released at his office in New Delhi the special issue of Hindi Monthly Taha Islamic digest titled “Aksey Sirat Number&...

  • Jamiat Ulama-e Hind calls for unity with Sufis

    It has been decades-long rivalry between the two factions of Sunni Islam, Deobandis and Sufis, but this time a Deobandi organization, the Jamiat Ulama-e Hind (JUH) called for unity with Sufis. On the land of Sufis at Ajmer, on 13 November, JUH ...

  • Ambedkar Ideology versus RSS Ideology released

    Mumbai: A seminar-book release function held here on 18 November, Prof. Ram Puniyani’s latest book Ambedkar and Hindutva Politics (Pharos) in both English and Hindi versions was released. The seminar was chaired by Prakash Ambedk...

  • Mammoth demo in Delhi against the visit of the Israeli President to India

    New Delhi, Nov. 18, 2016: Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind led by its President Maulana Usman Mansoorpuri, and representatives of many other religious and social organizations and noted intellectuals denounced Israel as a terrorist state and expressed their...

  • Another mosque returned to Muslims in Punjab

    Speaking after the first prayer, Maulana Owaisur Rahman thanked Hindu and Sikh brethren for their support to his efforts. Sweets were distributed during this ceremony.

  • Media and Communal Harmony

    New Delhi: Mazameen.com, a website offering Urdu articles on various subjects, held a symposium here at the Ansari Auditorium of Jamia Millia Islamia on 6 November. Irfan Waheed, who along with Khalid Saifullah, built this website, informed the...

  • IOS celebrates its 30th anniversary

    New Delhi: The Institute of Objective Studies (IOS) on 5 November celebrated its 30th anniversary at the Constitution Club here by organising a conference on "Towards Equality, Justice and Fraternity in Contemporary India". The inaugu...

  • National seminar on Urdu Day

    New Delhi: United Muslim of India and Urdu Development Organisation jointly held a national seminar on Urdu Day on 9 November, celebrating Allama Iqbal’s birthday. The conference was chaired by Prof. Abdul Haq who said that Iqbal was a un...

  • Arbaeen: a pilgrimage of unity, humanism, and devotion

    On the day of Arbaeen, millions of Shias, Sunnis and even some Christians and Hindus from all over the world flock towards Karbala to pay their tribute to Imam Hussain and the Prophet’s family.

  • Azadari in Mahmudabad

    In a joint effort by Waqf-e-Maharaja and Shoulder to Shoulder Foundation, The Qila of Mahmudabad hosted ‘Karbala: Beyond Religious Boundaries’, a one-of-a-kind programme to give everyone an opportunity to experience Mahmudabad&rsquo...

  • Glimpses from MG’s Palestine Conference

    Mani Shankar Aiyar (third from left) releasing Palestine Essays Essay writers session  Group photo of winners of the MG essay competition  ...

  • Dadri repeated in Jharkhand, Muslim youth tortured in police custody

    Ranchi: Minhaj Ansari,22, fainted due to torture in police custody in Jamtara on 3 Oct. This Muslim youth had not slaughtered cow, nor did he consume or store beef. His ‘crime’ was that he allegedly shared an image of a slaughtered ...

  • Hindu, Muslim live together

    A “social experiment” in a Delhi neighbourhood is questioning the standard segregated housing practices of Hindus and Muslims. Known social activist Faisal Khan and his friend Kush Kumar Singh, a physician, are now living in a singl...

  • IOS-Magadh ‘Varsity interfaith seminar

    Gaya: A two-day national seminar on “Importance of Inter-Religious Understanding: Its Implications for Mankind” jointly organised by Forum for Inter-religious Understanding, Institute of Objective Studies (IOS) and Deptt. of Buddhis...