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  • Delhi Police detains activists gathered in Solidarity of Peshawar Attack Victims

    New Delhi (17 December 2014, 6:45pm): Delhi Police detains activists gathered in Solidarity with Peshawar Attack Victims for a Candlelight Vigil at India Gate in New Delhi. Among those detained are Ovais, Asad, Prof Apoorvanand, Purnima, Navaid...

  • Joint demo at Delhi's Jantar Mantar on the 22nd anniversary of the destruction of the Babri Masjid

    Joint demo at Delhi's Jantar Mantar on the 22nd anniversary of the destruction of the Babri Masjid: To View all 29 Pictures click here AIPWA, AISA, All India Muslim Majlis e Mushawarat, Association for Prot...

  • Delegation led by E Ahamed visits vandalized Delhi church

    New Delhi, 4 December, 2014: E. Ahamed, Member of Parliament & National President, Indian Union Muslim League, along with his colleagues and Members of Parliament, Prof. K.V. Thomas and Shri. E.T. Mohammed Basheer, National Secretary, IUML ...

  • Around 50 Indians workers stranded in Jeddah, without food, salary

    Update: Process of exit initiated finally. Alhamdulillah! (1 December 2014). Mumbai (30 November 2014): In India the people who are fighting with penury and poverty in life always look towards oil producing regions of West Asia as a soluti...

  • Defeat communal forces or regret for years: Mushawarat to Kashmir voters

    New Delhi: Days before Jammu and Kashmir starts the first phase of polling in the state assembly elections, the umbrella body of Muslim organizations of the country appealed to the people of the state to “establish unity and vote wisely t...

  • Relief to flood victims

    Jammu and Kashmir government has announced to provide monthly rent to the families whose houses have collapsed in the September 7 devastating floods. State Chief Secretary Mohammad Iqbal Khanday, November 21, said that the families whose houses...

  • Army court sentences Machil murderers

    An Army court has awarded life sentence to six of its personnel, including a Commanding Officer and Major, for allegedly killing three youth in a staged encounter in north Kashmir’s Machil in the border district of Kupwara, more than four...

  • Five-phase elections start in J&K

    The moment Election Commission of India sounded the poll bugle, political activities in the state gathered momentum. Assembly polls for 87 constituencies in the state will held in five-phases starting from November 25 followed by December 2, 9,...

  • The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Muslims - ii

    4. HABIT OF DIFFERENTIATING between HALAL and HARAM: An effective Muslim clearly understands the difference between Halal (legitimate/lawful) and Haram (illegitimate/forbidden). He understands that Halal is not limited only to eating what is ...

  • A debate in Chennai on Uniform Civil Code

    By Syed Masood Hassan Chennai: A debate in Chennai (November 11, 2014) on “Uniform Civil Code - Constitutional Politics and Political Will” conducted by SASTRA School of Law could have been more meaningful had the debate been c...

  • Are we really progressing educationally?

    By Ahmad Rashid Shervani arshervani@gmail.com From 20 girls’ colleges of Uttar Pradesh, 2752 girls appeared in the XII board examination of 2014, 2733 or 99.3 percent passed. No one (or, hardly anyone) fails now. So, pass percentag...

  • 11 Remedies for Children’s Winter Ailments

    By SCA Svenska Winter is here, bringing with it congested noses, sore throats, fevers, inflammations and, of course – the flu. Modern medicine offers a variety of cures for each disease, but I believe that it’s worth trying goo...

  • How the Sangh Parivar systematically attacks the very Idea of India – i

    By Anand Patwardhan After serving his prison term, Gopal (Godse) conceded in interviews that neither he nor (his brother and killer of Mahatma Gandhi) Nathuram (Godse) had ever left the RSS but told lies in court to protect the RSS as well...

  • The Nanavati Commission: Another hoax

    By Fr. Cedric Prakash Ahmedabad: Finally, on 19 November, twelve  years after it was constituted by the Gujarat Government on 6 March, 2002 to probe the burning of the Godhra train and the subsequent carnage which broke out in several...

  • Shahabuddin questions nomination

    “Imam Syed Ahmad Bukhari of Jama Masjid, Delhi has announced the nomination of his son as the Naib Imam on 22 November, 2014, following the example set by his father a decade ago. Then I had expressed my reservation and issued a Press Not...

  • Delhi “Shahi Imam” anoints son as his deputy

    Delhi: Jama Masjid “Shahi Imam” Syed Ahmad Bukhari anointed his 19-year-old son Sha’ban as the Naib Imam (deputy Imam) of the 17th century mosque at a public ceremony here on 22 November. However, due to the raging controversy...

  • Attack on houses and properties of minorities in Palwal

    New Delhi: Communal riots erupted in Palwal district (Haryana’s Hatheen Tahsil) on 12 November when communal and mischievous elements demolished the wall of a mosque and indulged in spreading hatred against minorities. In this riot, about...

  • Finalise Gulbarg Society case in 3 months: SC

    New Delhi: A special bench of Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice HL Dattu directed the trial court in Ahmedabad on 13 November to complete in three months the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre case, one of the nine large-scale murder cases of th...

  • India World Capital of Slavery

    Over 14 million adults and children are trapped in modern slavery in India today, a recent report has revealed, the most of any country in the world. The 2014 Global Slavery Index collected data on 167 countries, each of which was cited as havi...

  • “21st Century awaits Muslims’ constructive role” says author

    In a book introduction programme held here on 2 November, the author of the book “Islam in 21st Century: The Dynamics of Change and Future-making”, Abdul Rashid Agwan anticipated that Muslims will play their constructive role in the...