Special Reports

  • 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...

  • Salar Jung Museum to have Islamic gallery

    By Aftab H. Kola Hyderabad: The growing interest in Islamic art and artefacts has kindled Hyderabad’s famed Salarjung Museum to separately house a section on Islamic Art. Work is going on in full steam and the Islamic Art Gallery is ...

  • Film Censor Board rejects docu on Muzaffarnagar riots

    New Delhi: In a clear indication of towing the line of the new rulers,  the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has rejected a documentary film on last September's Muzaffarnagar riots. The documentary was produced by filmmaker S...

  • NRI donates US$50K to AMU

    Aligarh: A US-based well-wisher of AMU, Mr. Musa Dakri has donated a sum of 50 thousand US dollars to the University which will be used to establish a University Museum in Kennedy Hall and will be named after the Dakri Family. Mr. Musa Dakri be...

  • Muffakham Jah College of Engg & Tech

    Hyderabad: Muffakham Jah College of Engineering & Technology conducted its annual graduation day last month. The guest of honour Prof. S. Satyanarayana who said that students must exercise innovation and creativity while stressing the need ...

  • Muslim, Christian leaders meet in Goa, discuss national issues

    Panaji (Goa): Leaders of two eminent Muslim and Christian organisations had a cordial interaction here on 28 June discussing issues facing the country like protection of secularism and constitution of the country. Mohammad Salim Engineer, N...

  • Lecture on Islamic Worldview

    Former Professor of Political Science at the Jamia Millia Islamia and Secretary-General of the Institute of Objective Studies, Prof. Z. M. Khan said the Islamic worldview is comprehensive and presents a well-knit scheme to provide knowledge and...

  • India erupts against Israeli crimes in Gaza

    In a unique show of solidarity, whole India protested against the Israeli attacks on Gaza Strip. Every single day demonstrations were held across the country in hundreds of cities and towns - something not seen since the zionist war criminal Sh...

  • Conference on Quality Education

    New Delhi: The President, Jamaat-e Islami Hind Maulana Syed Jalaluddin Umri, while delivering the inaugural address of a Conference on Quality Education here on 25 May, said that education is the way which leads to development and without which...

  • Tamil Actress Monika converts to Islam

    Chennai: The popular Tamil film actress Monika, known for her films like Azhagi and Silanthi, has converted to Islam and her new name is M G Rahima. The actress has acted in more than 70 films as heroine and child artist. Monika’s parents...

  • Communal Interpretation of Indian History

    Communal interpretation works both ways. It is both a product and the generator of communalism. Unity of thought among Hindu and Muslim communal historians along with the British imperialist school did not end with the creation of Pakistan, the...

  • Legal Notes: Can the State impose the medium of Instruction?

    The effect of the judgment is that the state cannot be left with the power to expand or restrict the fundamental right of freedom of expression guaranteed under the chapter of fundamental rights.

  • Rejoinder to Rashid Shaz's appeal to Indian Muslims to join the Modi bandwagon

    Below is the full text of the press release, minus typos, we received from Dr Rashid Shaz, who now teaches at the Aligarh Muslim University, on 27 May 2014. It is a long journey indeed for this thinker from agitating for Khilafat to fa...

  • Sir Syed Awareness Forum Organises Seminar On Tipu Sultans’s India On His Death Anniversary

    Aligarh: Cowards die times and again but the warriors lay down their lives only once for a noble cause. Tipu Sultan’s life was a testimony to this fact, said AMU VC Zameer Uddin Shah while presiding over a seminar on "Tipu Sultan&rsq...

  • “Narendra Modi threat to human rights”

    London: It is important to speak up for pluralism and respect for all, which are values threatened by the rise of Narendra Modi, urged world-famous sculptor Anish Kapoor at a packed meeting in UK's Parliament on 1 May. Speakers included dis...

  • Lecture on the current situation in Egypt

    New Delhi. Dr Zafarul-Islam Khan, editor of The Milli Gazette, delivered a lecture here on 3 May at the Jamaat-e Islami Hind headquarters on the current  situation in Egypt. Dr Khan first dwelt upon the historical background of the present...