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  • Azam Khan back, melodrama follows

    Mirza Ghalib’s line - bade beabroo hokar tere kooche se hum nikale was forgotten and the expelled firebrand leader Azam Khan returned to where he really belongs. There were all the ingredients of a Madrasi film - sobbings embrace, hugs and of cour...

  • BJP overlooks as RSS and Congress lock horns over Hindu terror

    WikiLeaks expose has not only rattled United States but has also triggered panic button in India. It has overshadowed the development plank on which the recent Bihar elections were fought. The leaks have once again provided an opportunity for the ...

  • Shiv Sena becomes cattle trade licensing authority?

    Saharanpur: Shiv Sena, a right wing political outfit, has become a parallel government and has started issuing licenses for trading and transporting cattle in the country.

  • India a Hindu State? Environment Minister inaugurates green building

    Minister of a Hindu State? Minister of State for 'Environment' and Forests - Jairam Ramesh inaugurating the new 'green' building of his ministry in Delhi on 6 January 2012

  • Tibet in Kashmir: a tale of suffering and alienation

    Both the paradises on earth and roof of the world continue to grapple with bloodshed and state sponsored violence. Tibetans and Kashmiris today find that many things are common and both the bruised identities are yearning for peace to come and cha...

  • Hindutva attempts to burn Mewat

    New Delhi: Traces of PETN (Penta Erithrotol Tetra Nitrate) particles found at a Gurukul/temple blast site in Mewat has created concern among security agencies. It is believed that the Gurukul located at Bhadas village in Haryana’s Mewat district w...

  • Dateline Srinagar

    “Kashmir is on our foreign policy; highest ever. We’ll support them in whatever way they want and not the way we want. We want them (Kashmiris) to lead. This is our new policy on Kashmir”, said Marvi Memon, member of Pakistans’ National Assembly.

  • Hero Teesta betrayed

    A special designated riot case court in Ahmedabad, asked the Special Investigation Team to probe the allegation by Rais Khan, former coordinator of NGO, Center for Justice and Peace (CJP), against social activist Teesta Setalvad.

  • Insurgency simmering in Punjab

    Chandigarh: While the country’s attention has remained focussed on alleged jihadi terrorism and the saffron wave of bomb blasts, or the Naxalite violence; no attention was made towards simmering Punjab which is on the brink of a volcanic eruption....

  • Tamil youth invents hybrid bike

    Tamil Nadu’s Muslim youth K. Mohamed Thoufiq Ali has invented a hybrid bike which travels on both road and water, creating a new kind of multi-use automobile.

  • All parties delegation fails to feel the pain of Kashmiris

    Amidst stringent curfew, an all-party delegation (APD) led by Union Home Minister P Chidambaram arrived here on September 20 on a two-day visit to state to assess ground situation that has witnessed unabated violence since June 11. The 42-m...

  • Muslim Rashtriya Manch, RSS net

    New Delhi: Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), is the mother of communal organisations like Hindu Mahasabha, Jan Sangh, Shiv Sena, Bajrang Dal and Vishwa Hindu Parishad. Its very objective is to adopt anti-Muslim attitude and policy and it decla...

  • Enemy Property Act: a Backgrounder

    It’s time the Legislature intervenes in this juggernautic assault on judiciary and the Muslim Personal Law.

  • “I offer my seat to Kavita Karkare”: Azam Khan

    Muhammed Azam Khan, is a seven time Member of Legislative Assembly from Rampur, UP, apart from being ex. Member of Rajya Sabha (Upper House) and bears no charge of corruption in his political career of three decades. He is the co-convenor of Babri...

  • BJP governments receive PM’s pat

    New Delhi: Both, Shivraj Singh Chauhan and Narendra Modi, have much to rejoice on their governance which earned them pats from none else but the prime minister himself. This is more creditable in the sense that their performance surpassed that ...

  • Amit Shah adopts aggressive posture

    New Delhi / Ahmadabad: Since "attack is the best form of defense" Amit Shah has dared to attack one and all to get himself rescued from the mire he has been caught into. Shah and his trusted lieutenants in the police have begun accusi...

  • Congress reduced Muslims to drivers, cleaners and scrap dealers: Gadkari

    Holding Congress responsible for Muslim backwardness, BJP president Nitin Gadkari accused the party of reducing Muslims to a community of drivers, cleaners or scrap dealers during its long tenure in office.

  • Communal riots at many places in the country

    Ratlam: Communal riots erupted in Ratlam (Madhya Pradesh) on 3 September night after which curfew was declared in two thanas of the city. On 4 September situation was under control, though tension was still there. Meanwhile police conducted sea...

  • Muslims desert Eidgahs on Eid in several MP towns

    Ratlam (Madhya Pradesh): Following an unusual decision, the city of Ratlam presented a picture of deserted Eidgahs to protest against police excesses unleashed on them. They wore black ribbons on their arms while offering namaz in local mosques...

  • Indian Islamic students’ president on the Ayodhya Verdict

    If the title is with Hindus then how come one third is given to Muslims?