Special Reports

  • Mysuru youth bags Rs. 1 cr. fellowship

    Mysuru: A city youth, Syed Usman Taqui, has topped the global ranking list for the Erasmus Mundus fellowship, a European scholarship programme. The fellowship, amounting to 1,29,900 euros (almost equivalent to Rs. 1 crore), has been awarded...

  • Hapless Rohingyas of Mewat get aid

    New Delhi:  Thousands of Rohingya Muslims residing in six camps across Mewat received aid from Indian Muslims on 3 August. The provision of the aid was made possible with the efforts of former MP, Muhammad Adeeb and his friends who had ear...

  • IOS Eleventh Shah Waliullah Award to Maulana Syed Mohammad Rabey Nadwi

    New Delhi: Institute of Objective Studies conferred its eleventh Shah Waliullah Award “on Education in Islamic Perspective,” upon Maulana Syed Mohammad Rabey Hasani Nadvi, President, All India Personal Law Board and Rector, the worl...

  • Civil outrage in India, abroad at govt. action against Teesta

    New Delhi: Demonstrations were held across the country and abroad in solidarity with Teesta Setalvad, Javed Anand and their colleagues who are being hounded by the Gujarat government and Central agencies for their consistent support to the vict...

  • "Father of Modern Lahore" remembered

    Islamabad / Karachi: Patron-in-chief of Pakistan Hindu Council and MNA Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani has asked the Punjab Government to include introductory lessons for awareness about the "Father of Modern Lahore", Sir Ganga Ram, in the e...

  • Shia-Sunni pray Eid together

    New Delhi: Almost 10,000 devout from Shia and Sunni Muslims offered Eid prayers together - for the first time in memory - at the Jamia Millia Islamia mosque here on the occasion of Eidul Fitr on 18 July. The All India Muslim Majlis-e-Mushawarat...

  • A new innovative magazine for children

    Bangalore: There are scores of  Islamic children's magazines, print as well as online.  Considering the technological advances made and kids'  tech-savviness, these magazines hardly cater to their needs. In this scenario,...

  • Rohingya refugees at Aligarh get aid, first time

    New Delhi:  198 families of Rohingya Muslims, staying in Aligarh's Turkman Gate, near Allana factory, got any kind of aid for the first time on 8 July, when a delegation of Muslim Majlis-e-Mushawarat, led by its general secretary, Muft...

  • VP to inaugurate Mushawarat golden jubilee

    New Delhi: 7 July, 2015: The All India Muslim Majlis-e Mushawarat, the apex body of Indian Muslim organizations and eminent personalities, will celebrate its golden jubilee by holding a conference on 31 August. Vice President Shri Hamid Ansari ...

  • Record number of Muslims selected for UPSC

    By Abdul Rashid Agwan The UPSC 2014 civil services results have been declared. Top four positions went to women and a record 37 Muslim candidates cracked the exam. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced on 4 July the ...

  • Goan Muslims welcome Ramadan

    Goan Muslims welcome Ramadan by distributing food kits. All Goa Muslim Educational & Social Welfare Society welcomed Ramadan by organising ‘Ramzan Kit’ distribution programme on 21 June at Posh English School, Navelim, ...

  • First Telugu Islamic TV Channel

    India, with the second biggest Muslim population in the world, has hundreds of TV channels mostly news and entertainment in almost all the regional languages but almost none to present Islam and Muslim issues. To fill this gap, Univers...

  • Rashid Ghannoushi: The Islamic Face of Tunisia

    By  Mir Haseeb Abdullah              Born in 1941 at El Hamma in southern Tunisia, Rashid Ghannoushi is now one of the world’s leading Islamic thinkers and leaders with a global i...

  • Rehab foundation trustees meet

    New Delhi: Rehab India Foundation’s Annual Board of Trustees meeting was held here at the Nehru Guest House in Jamia Millia Islamia. General Secretary Afsel Chandrankandy explained the programmes implemented in the previous year and the p...

  • Visit of civil society orgs visit Atali

    New Delhi: A team consisting of members of PUCL, APM,  Khudai Khidmatgar and Socialist Party visited the Atali village in Ballabhgarh District (Haryana) on 5 June. It was led by  Justice Rajinder Sachar (Retd). Team met the Muslim res...

  • An Ideal Wedding in Kota

    Extravagant weddings take place these days in which un-Islamic acts and rituals and performed which are adopted from other cultures. These acts promote immodesty, waste of food and money and put pressure on ordinary people to follow suit. ...

  • Civil Society opposes Modi visit to Israel

    By Nadim Ahmad New Delhi: All India Tanzeem-e Insaf (AITI) and All India Muslim Majlis-e Mushawarat (AIMMM) jointly held a press conference here at the Press Council of India on 9 June 2015 to protest against PM Marendra Modi’s propo...

  • Release of the third part of Geelani’s autobiography

    The third part of Hurriyat leader Ali Shah Geelani’s Urdu autobiography, Wullar kinarey, was released in Srinagar on 17 May. It covers his life and struggle from 1995 to 2014. Priced at Rs 475, this 662-page hard-bound book is availabe fr...

  • Rohingyas helped by Charity Alliance and Jamaate Islami

    New Delhi: A group of uprooted Rohingya Muslims of Mayanmar, consisting of 19 persons, reached Saharanpur recently where it is putting up with relatives who fled Burma earlier. This group includes a woman whose husband was killed by Burmese sol...

  • Syed Vicaruddin gets “Star of Jerusalem”

    Hyderabad: In a significant milestone in India-Palestine relationship, President of Palestine Mahmood Abbas has conferred the order of the ‘Star of Jerusalem’, one of the highest honours of Palestine, upon Syed Vicaruddin, Chairman ...