National

  • BJP deceived Hindus with fake Hindutva

    Hindutva was always considered as a panacea for the BJP. The party once scaled the political mountain by using it. Hindutva for the BJP as projected by it is a way of life. But, surprisingly, WikiLeaks expose revealed that BJP used Hindutva onl...

  • BJP: Remove UPA! Stop corruption!

    Manmohan Govt! Stop corruption! Bring back black money!

  • Militant activity in Kashmir

    Srinagar: Two militants including Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief were killed and a woman injured during a gun-fight with police on Foreshore road near Hazratbal, on March 10. “The duo travelling in a car were intercepted by police. Mili...

  • Militants waiting to sneak into Kashmir: Army

    Srinagar: Stating that around 700 militants are waiting to sneak into the state of Jammu and Kashmir from Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK), General Officer Commanding (GOC) 15 Corps, Lt. General Syed Ata Hasnain said that the army has put in pla...

  • Smoking on the rise in the Valley

    Srinagar: Smoking related diseases are on the rise in the valley, say oncologists. In fact cancer is picking up fast, here. Last year about 5,800 patients suffering from cancer were registered with Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences-K...

  • Interlocutors display their helplessness

    Srinagar: Maintaining that some of the recommendations put forward by interlocutors appointed by the Centre for the state of Jammu and Kashmir have been heard by the state government, Prof. Radha Kumar, one of the three interlocutors on March 1...

  • US rides two horses in J&K

    Srinagar: Maintaining that his country stands firmly on human rights issues, US envoy to India, Timothy J Roemer on March 18 underlined that Chief Minister Omar Abdullah was the elected representative of a “very important place of India&r...

  • Repeal Public Safety Act, asks Amnesty

    Srinagar: The human rights watch dog, Amnesty International (AI), has asked Government of India (GOI) to repeal the Public Safety Act (PSA) and ensure and safeguard human rights in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. “AI urge government t...

  • Modi flatters Gujarat Muslims

    There’s one Muslim MLA of Congress who is inching closer to Chief Minister Narendra Modi day by day. Sabir Kabliwala, two-time Congress MLA from Ahmedabad’s Muslims dominated Jamalpur constituency. Next year in December Gujarat ...

  • Modi, law-and-order and Hindutva

    Gujarat CM Narendra Modi has successfully cultivated the image of a no-nonsense, law-and-order enforcing politician among Gujarat voters. This image of Modi as a strong, decisive leader is what his BJP supporters hope will help him establish a ...

  • In Gujarat, only Modi is safe

    Speaking on the demands of Home and Education Department, Leader of opposition in the State Assembly Shaktisinh Gohil said that in Gujarat both “education and protection” have gone to the dogs. There are lots of vacancies in the police department....

  • Salam from Iraq — An Arab student’s ode to India

    Five years ago, when my friends and I arrived from Iraq to India, through ICCR scholarships, we were astonished by the noticeable contradictions. Despite being a non-petrol-exporting country, India is so rich in its agriculture, water resources, i...

  • Bhopal survivors ask India to learn from Fukushima

    By Pervez Bari (pervezbari[@]eth.net) Bhopal: Following the catastrophic tragedy that struck Japan in the aftermath of the earthquake and Tsunami on March 11 last, the leaders of five NGOs working for the survivors of the December 1984 Bhop...

  • Verdict on Godhra: farcical conspiracy

    By A.J. Philip There are some incidents in life which we never forget. I was tuning into my transistor radio at a “technology-free” tourist resort in Assam, when I heard the news about the burning alive of several Hindu &ldqu...

  • JIH delegation visits Imam University in Riyadh

    Riyadh: Dr. Suleiman Abalkhail, president of Imam Muhammad bin Saud Islamic University in Riyadh on 22 February held talks with a delegation from Jamaat-e-Islami Hind led by Professor Siddique Hassan Abdullah. Abdullah briefed the universit...

  • Govt turned down Sachar’s recommendation for Wakf cadre

    In order to minimise irregularity pertaining to waqf land across India and to ensure proper functioning of the Central Waqf Council and State Waqf Boards the Sachar Committee had recommended a new cadre on the line of civil services. But the re...

  • Demand for separate budget for Muslims out of the minorities budget

    The budget allocated for minorities is spent mostly for non-Muslim minorities and Muslims, the biggest minority, in actual practice are ignored or stand to lose but in spite of this bitter truth, RSS and its outfits make a hue and cry and accuse g...

  • Tomb being converted into a temple

    New Delhi: Delhi is probably the city where there are maximum number of tombs and mosques of historical importance in addition to many important buildings and monuments of national and historical importance.

  • Libyan oil is West’s main target

    New Delhi: Zafarul-Islam Khan, editor of the Milli Gazette delivered a lecture on the Libyan crisis on 19 March 2011 at the Jamaat-e Islami Hind headquarters here. It was chaired by JIH chief Maulana Syed Jalaluddin Umri.

  • Pogrom 2002 an “internal Gujarati matter”: Modi

    When an American diplomat raised the horrific Gujarat communal violence of 2002 with Chief Minister Narendra Modi in November 2006, he was lectured by Modi on the “horrific human rights violations” by the United States. Michael S. O...