Special Reports

  • 3-day Rekhta fete showcases Urdu’s grace

    Firoz Bakht Ahmed Celebrating the grace of Urdu, its composite culture, inclusive ethos, creative richness and linguistic grandeur, was the three-day Urdu mela (fair) at the Jashn-e-Rekhta in Delhi recently from February 12 to 14. The Sabr...

  • What Doval-Modi team is planning to win elections

    This operation is going to be a turning point in modern India’s political history. If achieved, it will effortlessly pave the way for the electoral success of BJP in 2017 and 2019 elections.

  • AMU VC gets best VC award

    Aligarh: Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor, Lt General (retd) Zameer Uddin Shah was conferred with ‘India’s Most Eminent Vice Chancellor Award 2015’ by the All India Council of Human Rights, Liberties and Social Justic...

  • Lulu Group commits 3 crores for girls hostel at JMI

    Gulf-based Lulu Group has committed 3 crore rupees to construct a school girls hostel in Jamia Millia Islamia. The commitment was made by the group chairman Yusuf Ali during JMI Vice Chancellor Prof. Talat Ahmad’s UAE visit as Chief Guest...

  • Modest fashion talent search

    Nagercoil (Tamil Nadu): Zywary Foundation, is holding here its first Modest Fashion Talent Search Contest dedicated to young and upcoming women fashion designers in India for the Muslim fashion world. ‘To be human, we must always think ab...

  • Muslim leaders ask government to stop arresting Muslims on ISIS pretext

    New Delhi:  Leaders of top Muslim organisations in the country demanded the Union government to immediately stop arresting Muslim youth on the pretext of ISIS. They termed the fresh campaign of detention and arrests as “an organised ...

  • Urdu Bhawan, Library and B. Ed College to be opened in Bihar

    Gopal Ganj: Saran Divisional Urdu Conference and prize distribution function, chaired by Izharul Haq Siddiqi, Chairman of Anjuman Taraqqi-e Urdu (ATU), Bihar was held in Urdu College, Gopal Ganj (Bihar) on 5 January. Prizes were given on this o...

  • “An Evening with Beg Sahib” at Jamia

    New Delhi:  “Not only did he care for the well-being of himself, his family members, but the whole society. He established educational institutions as well as the Jamia Cooperative Bank,” said PA Inamdar in his presidential add...

  • Kolkata karate girl is icon

    Kolkata: The inspiring story of how a Kolkata slum girl suffering from epilepsy fought against all odds to become a karate champion and train other women to fight against violence is now part of an international documentary. A crew led...

  • Inauguration of Emloyment Information Centre at Aurangabad

    Aurangabad: An Employment Information Centre sponsored by All India Muslim OBC Organisation was inaugurated by Mujtaba Farooq, general secretary of All India Muslim Majlis-e Mushawarat at Aurangabad on 21 January when Shabbir Ahmad Ansari, Pres...

  • AMP distributes scholarships

     Mumbai: Association of Muslim Professionals (AMP), a pan-India social welfare organisation, distributed scholarships worth ten lakh rupees to 100 students of higher and technical education for the 3rd consecutive year. Through the scholar...

  • UP honours Frank Islam

    UP honours Indo-American entrepreneur Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government honoured US-based Indo-American, Frank Islam, with the ‘Uttar Pradesh Ratna Award’ in Agra on January 4. The 63-year-old Frank Islam’s journey from ...

  • Third Biruni Intl. Conference in Dhaka

    On the 966th death anniversary of Abu Rayhan Al-Biruni, a great Islamic scholar, scientist, mathematician, philosopher, historian, and linguist, Abu Rayhan Biruni Foundation (ARBF) of Dhaka, Bangladesh, organized the third Biruni Interdisciplin...

  • Human Rights Conference in Lucknow

    Lucknow:  A conference on human rights was held in Shanker Prasad Hall here under the auspices of Muslim Majlis-e-Mushawarat UP. Speaking on the occasion, Maulana Shahabuddin Salafi said, “Human rights have a due place in every relig...

  • Communal Violence Based on Myths: Puniyani

    Patna:   “Communal politics resorts to violence, and in turn the social issues related to the lives of the masses are sidetracked.  Communal violence bases itself on the myths and stereotypes against the weaker groups and m...

  • International Intrafaith Conf at AMU

    Aligarh: The ISESCO, in collaboration with Aligarh Muslim University and futureislam.com, organised an international conference on “Reconfiguring Interfaith & Intrafaith Understanding” on 17 December here at AMU. Tan Sri Dr. Sye...

  • Mosques show the way in relief work in Chennai

    Chennai: "While the entire nation is debating the "nonsense" called "intolerance", there is humanity at its best in Chennai. I can tell this for sure because I stay in Qatar and my family (wife and two kids) are in Chen...

  • Seventh Annual day of Alliance School Murshidabad

    By MG Correspondent Jalangi (Murshidabad) : Alliance School Murshidabad, a combination of modern education and Islamic culture is trying to retrieve Murshidabad's lost glory. There was a lot of enthusiasm in the hearts of the people of...

  • Spoken with Conviction, not out of necessity: Frontier Gandhi on Sheikh Abdullah

    Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan aka Frontier Gandhi (1890-1988) visited Kashmir in June 1980. I, an eight year old child at the time, had the honor of meeting him. I remember being taken to a public rally at which Badshah Khan sahib made a speech in hi...

  • Malegaon scribes return Academy awards

    Malegaon: Led by an 85-year-old journalist, three senior most scribes in Malegaon - the Muslim-dominated powerloom city in North Maharashtra, on 16 November returned the Maharashtra Urdu Academy Awards conferred on them. They were protesting ag...