Special Reports

  • Muhammad Ali, the King of Kings, bows out

    Nobody, not even my own mother’s death shook me as that of the sporting world’s biggest icon – Mohammed Ali. While I was waiting for my wife to take her to the dentist at 5:30 pm, I opened the television for a while and saw a ...

  • Rain forces Hindu pilgrims to stay in mosque at Mahakumbh

    Ujjain:   On the occasion of the second “Shahi” bath at Mahakumbh, in the pilgrim city of Ujjain, on 10 May, rain and high-speed dust-storm upset the programme of the pilgrims who had arrived here covering long distances. ...

  • Sikh translated Qur’an into Punjabi, Hindus bore printing expenses

    Bathinda:  A copy of the first Punjabi translation of the Holy Qur’an has been discovered recently in Punjab’s Moga village. It was published in 1911 with the combined efforts of two Hindus and a Sikh. During the last 105 years...

  • Communal Violence and the Identity of Groups

    New Delhi: A lecture on “Communal Violence and the Identity of Groups” was organised here by the Institute of Objective Studies on 21 May. Delivering the lecture, Prof. Shamim A. Ansari of Aligarh Muslim University, observed that co...

  • Nationalism Today: Issues and Challenges

    New Delhi: A symposium on "Nationalism Today: Issues and Challenges" was organised by the Institute of Objective Studies on 30 April at the Deputy Speaker's Hall, Constitution Club here. Justice Rajinder Singh Sachar, former Chief...

  • Government’s incompetence, misguided policies responsible for water scarcity, drought: JIH

    New Delhi: Expressing anguish at the scarcity of water and drought in various parts of the country, Jamaat-e-Islami Hind blamed the government's incompetence and the misguided policies for this woeful situation. Talking to mediapersons on 7...

  • JIH delegation meets Kejriwal

    New Delhi: A high-level delegation of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind led by its President Maulana Syed Jalaluddin Umari met the AAP leader and CM of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal here on 23 April. The delegation apprized the CM of the problems faced by the citiz...

  • Pak High Commissioner visits Mushawarat

    New Delhi: Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit on 22 April paid a visit to the headquarters of the All India Muslim Majlis-e Mushawarat where he said that the leadership of India and Pakistan is "determined" to pursue the peace pro...

  • Lecture by Prof. Samdani at Jaunpur school

    Jaunpur: "Education symbolises life while illiteracy is death. Neither an educated person can be misguided nor his rights be curtailed. Through education the weakest and the most backward sections of the society have attained a respectable...

  • Muslim delegation calls on PM Modi

    New Delhi: A delegation of eminent Muslim citizens called on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, here on 13 April. The delegation included Shia cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawwad, journalists Qamar Agha, Qurban Ali and Shri Shahid Siddiqui, and former ...

  • Extremism gives birth to separatism: Acharya Pramod

    Aligarh: Addressing the Ali Day commemorative meeting at the Aligarh Muslim University's Athletics Ground on  20 April, noted interfaith ideologue and spiritual leader Acharya Pramod Krishnam, founder of Kalki Foundation of Moradabad s...

  • Muslim girl saved Hindu classmate from kidnappers

    Agra: A 15-year-old Nazia on 8 March was awarded the Rani Laxmibai bravery award by UP Chief Minister, Akhilesh Yadav, for saving a 6-year-old Hindu girl from kidnappers last August. It was the afternoon on August 7, when Nazia, a student of Sa...

  • Two Muslim youth lynched in Manipur

    The communal virus has now travelled to northeast India. After last year’s lynching of a Muslim in Kohima, Manipur too witnessed a lynching of two Muslim youth on 7 April, 2016 when at around 4:30 pm, three Manipuri Muslim youth were brut...

  • IOS Aligarh chapter organises lecture on Palestine

    The Aligarh chapter of the Institute of Objective Studies organised a lecture on “Palestine: A nation without a state”, in the faculty of arts lounge at AMU in which students from different streams actively participated. &n...

  • Electronic books on Islam released

    Riyadh: Thirty eight electronic books of Dr. Muhammad Najeeb Qasmi were released here on 19 March by the famous Islamic scholar Prof. Muhammad Mustafa Azmi, winner of King Faisal Award for Islamic Studies. These e-books are on various Islamic t...

  • Aurangabad student wins quiz, to go on Umrah

    Aurangabad: Shaikh Faizan Shaikh Ghayas, a studnet of Al-Irfan Secondary School of Khuldabad won the first position in a quiz which entitles him to go for Umrah in Makkah Mukarramah. The general knowledge quiz was organised by Jamiat al-Shabab ...

  • Educational conference it Bhopal

    New Delhi: The All India Educational Movement (AIEM) organised its annual educational conference at Bhopal on 5-6 March on the theme "Education and Communal Harmony" Mr. Shiv Chaubey, Chairman MP State Mining Corporation, was...

  • We will fight the Hindutva project: Maulana Arshad Madani

    New Delhi: “No effort to convert India to a ‘Hindu Rashtra’ would be allowed to succeed. Followers of various religions can survive only under the Indian Constitution by safeguarding their own identities and religious symbolis...

  • Sir Syed Awareness Forum holds seminar on Sir Syed

    Aligarh: Sir Syed Awareness Forum organized its 8th National Seminar on Sir Syed and Tolerance here on 2 March. While addressing the seminar, Umesh Chandra Srivastava, District Judge, said that Sir Syed always treated each and every religion eq...

  • Mushawarat Delhi holds discussion on the budget

    New Delhi: A discussion was held by the AIMMM Delhi unit on the Union budget on 3 March at the AIMMM headquarters, with special reference to the minorities.. It was addressed by Siraj Hussain, retired IAS and former VC of Jamia Hamdard' and...