Special Reports

  • AMU holds its 62nd Annual Convocation

    Aligarh: The Aligarh Muslim University on 16 October held its 62nd Annual Convocation. While, more than 4,000 degrees were awarded, around 240 gold medals were given to meritorious students. Director General of the Rabat-based Islamic ...

  • VP Confers Lifetime Achievement Award on Saiyid Hamid

    New Delhi: The Vice President of India Hamid Ansari conferred "Sir Ross Masood Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Leadership, Education, Community and Public Service-2014" to Saiyid Hamid,  Chancellor of Jamia Hamdard a...

  • Mahbubul Hoque receives EDUCLUSION Award

    Mahbubul Hoque, Chancellor of the University of Science and Technology, Meghalaya and Chairman of ERD Foundation, received the EDUCLUSION Award bestowed by Engineering Watch, India’s most prestigious community of Engineering Stake holders...

  • Last of the Freedom Fighters

    Aligarh: Freedom fighter and Indian National Army war veteran, Captain Abbas Ali, 92, died here of cardiac arrest on 11 October at the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College of Aligarh Muslim University. Capt. Abbas Ali was born on 3 January, 192...

  • This is How Our Most Secular Institution Treated a Muslim Subedar

    New Delhi: Military Police on 8 October  forcefully evicted the family of Subedar Maulvi Ishrat Ali of Rajputana Rifles in his absence from their quarter in Delhi cantonment. Military Police evicting family of Subedar Ali S...

  • JMI VC visits USTM School of Education inaugurated

    Guwahati: North Eastern Universities should take lead to start courses like Disaster Management in order to tackle the problems of floods and earthquakes and to deal effectively with such natural disasters, said Prof Talat Ahmad, Vice Chancello...

  • Seminar on Indian Muslim Economy

    Hyderabad: As a part of series of seminar "Road map to future -India 2047," Rehab India Foundation organised a seminar on "Indian Muslim Economy" here on 8 September. K M Sharif, chairman of Popular front of India, made the ...

  • Lecture on civilizing Islam

    Aligarh: "Civilization is more than a shibboleth for religious claims or cultural irredentism; it is also an inescapable part of the efforts to forge a ranking of cultures, and even to claim the superiority of one over rival others," ...

  • IOS organises Lecture on “Islamic Research Methodology”

    New Delhi: The Institute of Objective Studies (IOS), organised a lecture on "Islamic Research Methodology" here on 20 September. Delivering the lecture, Prof. Shamim Ahmed Ansari, director of the Centre for Promotion of Educational an...

  • A note from Shubhradeep's Facebook wall

    Two hours and twenty seven minutes long En Dino Muzaffarnagar by Shubhradeep Chakravorty & Meera Chaudhary is going to be recorded in the history as the first documentary film banned under prime minister Modi. Gagging order came on 30th Jun...

  • Shubhradeep Chakravorty

    Noted documentary filmmaker, human rights activist, journalist and writer Shubhradeep Chakravorty died on 24 August morning after a brief illness. He suffered a massive brain haemorrhage after which he was admitted in Delhi's AIIMS but he n...

  • Record success of Bridge Course passouts

    Aligarh: Twenty-seven students of the Aligarh Muslim University's Bridge Course for Madrasa passouts in Aligarh Muslim University created history by qualifying admission tests for various courses in and outside AMU in the open category, whi...

  • Cops torture Bangalore Muslim to death

    Bangalore: Mubarak Basha died on 30 August, 12 days after detention. This was the second case of its kind of late. Earlier a scrap dealer succumbed to police torture meted out during an illegal detention. This time, it's Koramangala police ...

  • AMU students fabricate Formula Car

    Aligarh: On the occasion of release of the Annual Newsletter of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE-ZHCET) Student Chapter on 6 September, AMU VC Zameeruddin Shah launched a website www.saezhcet.com which was created by the students who ar...

  • Tenth Shah Waliullah Award to Rifaee Nadwi

    Bangalore: The tenth Shah Waliullah Award was awarded here on 23 August to Maulana Shah Qadri Syed Mustafa Rifaee Jeelani Nadwi during a seminar on Tasawwuf during which Ameer Shariat Karnataka, Mufti Muhammad Ashraf Ali Baqwi said that Iman, I...

  • Qaradawi re-elected as President of International Union of Muslim Scholars

    The statement condemned ISIS and rejected its claim to have established 'Caliphate', condemned the divisions in the ranks of the Ummah, lauded the people of Gaza and eulogized the resistance, asked the Muslim Ummah to resist injustice using legiti...

  • Who Killed Karkare? best-seller at Malegaon book fair

    Malegaon: Karkare ke Qatil Kaun?’ and Mohammad Iqbal’s biography Zinda Rood were among the best-selling books at the 14th All India Urdu Book Fair organised by the National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language (NCPUL) in Malegaon....

  • ZFI Eid Milan

    The 12 ZFI fellows selected for Civil Services this year were felicitated in a programme jointly organized in New Delhi by Interfaith Coalition for Peace and Zakat Foundation of India. Justice Rajender Sachar was the chief guest. The programme ...

  • Fund-raising show for the marriage of poor girls

    Mumbai: Haya Charitable Trust and Asiya Engineering Organisation held here a fund-raising cultural programme at the Sahitya Mandir Auditorium. The show was chaired by Atul Agarwal, chairman of MCHI, and attended among others by Muhammad Ibrahim...

  • President participates in du’a at the Rashtrapati Bhawan mosque

    The President of India Pranab Mukherjee visited the President’s Estate Masjid to participate in the ‘Dua’ (prayers) on the occasion of ‘Khatam Shareef’ on 20 July. ‘Khatam Shareef’ marks the day of comp...