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  • Amit Shah in trouble

    Ahmedabad: Though Former Gujarat Home Minister Amit Shah defended his CM Narendra Modi in Supreme Court, but he  is once again in trouble for Tulsi Prajapati encounter. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has accused the former G...

  • Muslims meet Modi

    Ahmedabad: A delegation of Muslims from Ahmedabad’s Juhapura area called on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in Gandhiangar. According to an official press release of Government of Gujarat, this was a courtesy visit. The Muslim de...

  • Jamiat Ulama Conference resolutions

    (1) Indian Muslims Reservation The managing committee of the Jamiat Ulama-i-Gujrat expresses its concern on the nominal presence of Muslims in educational institutions and legislative institutions like the Parliament, state assemblies and t...

  • Modi hides corruption: Gohil

    Ahmedabad: Three senior Gujarat Police officers, whose names figured in the Mumbai-based girl Ishrat Jahan’s alleged staged killing case, were transferred on Tuesday, on the Gujarat high court’s orders to prevent them from influenci...

  • Three officers shunted

    Ahmedabad: Three senior Gujarat Police officers, whose names figured in the Mumbai-based girl Ishrat Jahan’s alleged staged killing case, were transferred on Tuesday, on the Gujarat high court’s orders to prevent them from influenci...

  • “Muslims are an asset”: Madni

    Ahmedabad: Under the aegis of JUH, Gujarat Jamiat Ulama had organise a general session in Ahmedabad on 17th April, 2011 in which many famous speakers lashed out at the Modi government for gross human violations against people in general and Mus...

  • Peaceful coexistence possible with unity among the followers of Abrahamic faith

    New Delhi: Asad Mirza, Urdu journalist who was at one time associated with BBC and now with the British High Commission in Delhi as the editor of its Urdu magazine British Jaaiza (British Review), points out in his book The Abrahamic Religions ...

  • BJP suspends 7 J&K MLAs for cross-voting

    New Delhi: The BJP Parliamentary Board on 20 April suspended its seven MLAs in Jammu & Kashmir Assembly, including Leader of the Opposition and veteran party leader Chaman Lal Gupta, for defying party whip and voting for the ruling National...

  • Corruption galore

    According to the data from the National Crime Records Bureau, in 2008, of the 8,554 cases that came up for investigation with state anti-corruption/vigilance departments under the PCA and related IPC sections, only 268 persons were punished by ...

  • Why WB Muslims left the Left?

    Kolkata: The Sachar Committee report, which exposed the real socio-economic and educational condition of Muslims in West Bengal, ignited the fire that is now set to burn down the 33-year-old regime of the Left Front. Other major factors why Mus...

  • IOS silver jubilee celebrations

    New Delhi: “India will be ahead of the US in knowledge and development in the next three decades. At a time when it is emerging rapidly as a country having the greatest population of youths in this world, it is very necessary to put in gr...

  • Workshop on awareness and capacity-building of Muslim Women

    Bangalore: A two-day workshop was held here during 9-10 April on awareness and capacity-building of Muslim Women organized by the Indian Social Institute, Centre for Study of Society and Secularism and the Talent Promotion Trust. Dr. K. M. Geor...

  • Congress and BJP want to grab a share of the pie from Anna’s crusade

    Anna Hazare virtually hijacked the corruption issue from the BJP. But towards whom he is tilted or who encouraged him to do so is a wild guess for every one of us to make. Congress and BJP want to extract political mileage out of Anna Hazare&rs...

  • Anjuman Taraqqi-e Urdu Bihar’s old demand fulfilled partly

    Patna: Abdul Qaiyyum Ansari, secretary of Anjuman Taraqqi-e Urdu, Bihar said in a press statement that the decision taken by Bihar’s chief minister Shri Nitish Kumar to appointment Urdu teachers in 67,000 primary and middle schools of Bih...

  • Shibli Academy releases Hindi biography of Shibli

    Azamgarh: Shibli Academy commenced the programme of Hindi translation of its books with the publication of the Hindi version of Rahmat-i Alam famous biography of the Prophet (peace be upon him). There has long been a demand for a biography of A...

  • Modi wanted Muslims to be taught a lesson: top cop

    Ahmedabad: A senior police officer from Gujarat, Sanjiv Bhatt, has accused Chief Minister Narendra Modi of wanting to teach Muslims “a lesson” after the Godhra train attack in 2002 killed 59 Hindus. Modi reportedly told senior offic...

  • Of Praise for Mr Modi

    Calling the chief minister of Gujarat “Nero” by the Supreme Court was a way of describing the rule of Ravana that Gujarat has been undergoing even now. Modi may gloat over the praises showered on him by an American officer of the US...

  • Fight between Deobandis and Barelvis leads to the death of a person in mosque

    Muradabad: Fight between Deobandis and Barelvis is nothing new. One such fight in a mosque in Dalpatpur in Muradabad district resulted in the death of a youngman and serious injuries to seven persons. According to police, tension and disagr...

  • “Waqf Development Agency a conspiracy”

    New Delhi: A news item published in an Urdu daily said that the ruling UPA government through its ministry for minorities affairs has been using, or proposes to use Waqf properties worth billions or even trillions of rupees spread throughout th...

  • Rahmania Inter College recognised as Muslim minority institution

    Modha (Hamirpur): Rahmania Inter College of Modha, Hamirpur district (UP) has at long last, after 35 years of legal battle, been recognised as a Muslim minority educational institution but the bureaucratic class of the state is even now trying ...