Special Reports

  • Munshi Nawal Kishore & Indo-Islamic culture and civilization

    New Delhi: Jamia Millia Islamia’s Department of Urdu organised Munshi Nawal Kishore Memorial Lecture on 20 December in which Prof. Shah Abdus Salam, OSD of Rampur’s Raza Library said that in view of his (Nawal Kishore) overall services and his cul...

  • The Man who dared to defy the majority

    'Who breaks the ice is also ready to pay the price,' wrote the US President Gerald Ford. A whistle-blower has the courage of conviction to face the music because he’s an upholder of truth, justice and integrity. Bullets and threats don’t frighten ...

  • Muslim education is a must for India’s growth: AFMI

    Ahmedabad: India cannot achieve progress, prosperity, growth and development without the involvement and contribution of educated Muslim community was the core message of American Federation of Muslims of Indian Origin (AFMI) convention which was ...

  • Burqa-clad Tamil woman shows the way

    The Muslim society never approved us as social activists, and we were often scoffed at and jeered rudely. This happened more than once, recalls Umai adding that while seeking donations, a pittance would be thrown at us with an advice to sit in our...

  • "Sons of Babur" - Search for Indianness

    New Delhi: With stage production of Sons of Babur (Babur ki Aulad), Salman Khurshid asserts his Indian identity inspite of his alien roots. Grappling with the contemporary contempt for all Indian Muslims who have been castigated as Babur ki Aulad ...

  • Nuclear treaty: American and Hindu “bomb” to rule the world

    New Delhi: There may be strong difference of opinions between Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi over extreme Hindutva; but USA is, on a large scale, Promoting Hindutva through indoctrination or propaganda. State’s financial support for research on Hi...

  • VHP reiterates Ram Mandir resolve, Mahant Gyandas says VHP a collection of fraudsters

    Vishwa Hindu Parishad in a rally in the national capital on 12 December said that the VHP would not tolerate construction of any mosque at the disputed area in Ayodhya. The VHP has asked the political parties to work towards building a Ram temple ...

  • Peace posture unmasked: fangs bared

    Those who were commending that both sides demonstrated restraint in post-30 September phase must correct themselves. The peace posture was a façade. How does a crane gobble its prey in a pond. By standing motionless, without stirring so that a gul...

  • Right to Education Act to safeguard minorities

    New Delhi: Kapil Sibal, union minister for human resources development, had to face strong opposition on certain provisions of the compulsory Right to Education Act from minority institutions and Muslim leadership. Concerns were voiced about a few...

  • Jangpura Masjid: High Court did not order demolition

    The High Court did not order the demolition of the masjid. The Delhi Wakf Board had informed DDA on 26 Oct 2010 that the 30-year-old masjid is located at a land owned by Delhi Wakf Board as per 35-year-old gazette notification and the Jamabandi of...

  • "Hindurashtra" welcomes fact-finding team in riot-affected Rajasthan

    Fact-finding team visits riot-affected town - while going to Manohar thana the billboard along the roadside with saffron colour declared 'Hindurashtra ke Hindu goan me aapka swagat hai' (You are welcome to a Hindu village of Hindu state). This rev...

  • Govt land in return of usurped waqf lands

    Waqf Act in force in West Bengal has totally failed in removing the illegal occupations of Waqf lands and properties. It is West Bengal government’s responsibility to extend the scope of Public Premises Act so as to facilitate the task of getting ...

  • A Muslim-owned caterer offered 1.6 million meals during CWG

    With media’s occupation with bad news during the Commonwealth Games, an exceptionally good news went unnoticed. While there was mess all around until the last day, a Muslim-owned food chain offered gastronomic delight to the athletes and visitors ...

  • Dr Abdussabour Shahin (1928-2010)

    While hastily turning the pages of the Kuwaiti magazine Al-Mujtama’ last week, a familiar face stopped me — it was the image of my and millions’ dear teacher Dr Abdussabour Shahin but the news printed along the photograph was shocking: he died on ...

  • An Open Letter — TO CHRISTIANS WITH LOVE

    Christians and Muslims must make every possible effort to unite against injustice, chaos, exploitation, crimes and other evils that pervade society.

  • Dubious journalist gets award!

    Neeta Sharma of NDTV gets Reporter of the Year Award. Appalling !!!

  • Nitish’s covert agenda pushes AMU off-campus to the backburner

    Will the Sun shine ever over Kishanganj?