Special Reports

  • 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...

  • Silver Jubilee of Milli Model School

    New Delhi: The Silver Jubilee of the Milli Model School in Abul Fazl Enclave was observed on 5 May. The function was chaired by Muhammad Jafar, deputy Ameer of the Jamaat-e Islami Hindi. Prof. Akhtarul Wasey, Commissioner for Linguistic Minorit...

  • DDA to demarcate 14-acres graveyard

    New Delhi: Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has finally agreed to demarcate 14-acres Muslim graveyard land at Millennium Park. Demarcation work started on 23 May more than nine months after the National Commission for Minorities ordered the DD...

  • A Magnificent Masjid takes shape in Delhi

    Suhail Anjum Delhi is a great centre of Islamic tradition and civilization. Islamic architecture dots almost the entire landscape of the city which brings solace to souls and relief to eyes. Old mosques scattered all over the city rekindle...

  • Maulana Azad Foundation controversy: Minister places his version

    New Delhi:  It seems that the post of Secretary of the Maulana Azad Education Foundation (MAEF) has been turned into a war of attrition between outgoing Minister of Minority Affairs K Rahman Khan and senior IPS officer Mohammad Wazir Ansar...

  • Hazrat Bismillah Shah Hospital

    Bangalore: Hazrat Bismillah Shah Hospital (HBS) was thrown open to the public recently. It is a noble accomplishment with very few hospitals competing it in provision of services to the poor. Hospital authorities said that HBS is one of the few...