Special Reports

  • Release of an encyclopaedia of Urdu media

    Hyderabad: Syed Fazil Husain Parvez's book, "Urdu media-kal aaj kal" was released here on 18 January by Dr Ausaf Saeed, the Indian consul general at Chicago. Dr Saeed stressed that we must teach Urdu to our children so that the la...

  • Hindus in Islamic school and Muslims in RSS school break stereotypes

    Rampur: At least 11 Hindu children have enrolled in a madrassa, the traditional Islamic school in Rampur while as many as 140 Muslim boys have joined an RSS-run school, breaking stereotypes.   According to the principal of Madrassa...

  • Saiyid Hamid remembered

    New Delhi: At a condolence meeting jointly organised by All India Educational Movement (AIEM) and Muslim Education Trust (MET), here on 16 January, rich tributes were paid to Saiyid Hamid, the founder-President of AIEM and former Chairman of ME...

  • Unesco celebrates Ibn Al-Haytham

    Vienna: The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) will celebrate promote life and works of pioneering Muslim scientist Ibn Al-Haytham [Alhazen to the Europenas] during 2015. "Just as Issac Newton reveale...

  • Alumna gifts valuable jewelry to AMU

    Aligarh: In a touching gesture, Dr. Afshan Hashmi, a US-based AMU alumna, gifted a beautiful 22-karat gold necklace studded with invaluable real pearls to her alma mater, AMU. The jewelry also includes a pair of earrings and a finger ring. Vice...

  • Dialogue among Religions

    Aligarh: "An undercurrent of conflicts has burst to the fore, threatening to turn religious coercion into wars and the solution in the 21st century is through a dialogue between different religions," said the Chairman Darulul Uloom, T...

  • Rich tributes paid to Saiyid Hamid

    New Delhi: Thinker, educationist, visionary, reformist, leader, activist, committed member of the Muslim community and one who unfailingly performed his duties towards the nation and community, including his religious obligations. With these wo...

  • “Need to show mirror to media”: Sheesh Narain

    New Delhi: “Media is not performing its duty and that is why Muslims are at the receiving end. If we don’t protest against the negative news, national integrity will get ruined,” said senior journalist Sheesh Narain Singh deli...

  • Shibli’s role recalled during critical period

    Riyadh: Allama Shibli Nomani was an iconic figure who heralded the new age with spiritual intellect in a critical and formative period of the Muslims of the Indian sub-continent, said scholars at an international seminar here in Riyadh to mark ...

  • Naziya Syed is Student of the Year at ICAEW

    Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) has selected Naziya Syed of Bangalore for Student of the year 2013-2014 Award along with four other students across the globe who appeared for the exam and overall academic perform...

  • Convention on State Excesses against Innocent Citizens

    Aligarh: After the demolition of the Babri Masjid, the movement for its rebuilding was getting shrill and loud across the nation and to smother that movement, thousands of innocents were framed in Terrorist and Disruptive Activities Prevention ...

  • Delegation led by E Ahamed visits vandalized Delhi church

    New Delhi, 4 December, 2014: E. Ahamed, Member of Parliament & National President, Indian Union Muslim League, along with his colleagues and Members of Parliament, Prof. K.V. Thomas and Shri. E.T. Mohammed Basheer, National Secretary, IUML ...

  • VP Hamid Ansari inaugurates Shibli Centenary

    By MG Correspondent Azamgarh (UP): Stating that the Indian Muslims have failed in responding to modern challenges and adjusting to the changing times, Vice President of India Mohammad Hamid Ansari said here on 29 November that this is why ...

  • A rare photograph taken at Nadwatul Ulama, Lucknow, in 1912.

    It was taken on the occasion of the famous Islamic scholar of Egypt Rashid Rida’s India visit at Allama Shibli’s invitation. Sitting: Maulana Hakim Abdul Hai Hasani (father of Maulana Syed Abul Hasan Ali Hasani Nadwi -- 2nd fro...

  • Lecture on “The Prophet as Perfect Model”

    Aligarh: AMU’s KA Nizami Centre for Quranic Studies on 18 November invited noted Islamic scholar, Professor Salman Nadwi of Durban, South Africa, to deliver a lecture on “The Prophet As Perfect Model”. The lecture, which was a...

  • National Seminar on Sheikh Nooruddin Wali

    Aligarh: AMU’s Department of Modern Indian Languages organised a two-day national seminar on “Sheikh Nooruddin Wali: Thought and Art” on 28-29 October. Inaugurating the seminar, the AMU Vice Chancellor, Zameeruddin Sh...

  • Waliullah Award presented to Maulana Salim

    New Delhi: A three-day seminar on the life and works of Shah Waliullah (d. 1763 CE), the greatest scholar of Islam ever produced by the Indian Subcontinent, was held here during 21-23 November. The seminar was inaugurated at the Jamia Millia Is...

  • Madrasa student burnt alive in Bengal

    Kolkata:  The killing of a madarsa student in Medinipur has enraged Muslims in West Bengal who blocked roads and trains demanding a CBI inquiry into the incident.  The student, identified as Amiruddin Khan (16), was studying in Madras...

  • Journalist Suhail Anjum gets award

    New Delhi: Delhi Urdu Academy gave its Urdu media award for this year to the well-known journalist Suhail Anjum. The award, consisting of a trophy and a cheque for Rs 50,000, was presented to him on 6 November at the Delhi Secretariat auditoriu...

  • UP Information Commissioner Haider Abbas holds meetings

    Lucknow: UP State Information Commissioner, Haider Abbas, made his first official visit to Aligarh last month where he has held a review-meeting with the DM Abhishek Prakash over the progress into realising the 'recovery' made after pen...