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  • Confessional statement not recorded in the accused’s mother tongue

    Mumbai: A high police official of Maharashtra, during the deposition process in Aurangabad (Maharashtra) arms confiscation or recovery / terrorism case admitted that while recording the confessional statement of an accused person he had not tol...

  • Film Censor Board rejects docu on Muzaffarnagar ritos

    New Delhi: Central Board for Film Certification (CBFC) or Film Censor Board has disapproved the documentary film on Muzaffarnagar communal riots of 2013 made by film producer Shubhardeep Chakraborty who also had made a documentary film on the G...

  • Muzaffarnagar riots: 136 families denied compensation

    Badhana: Hasanpur’s 136 families which were rendered homeless during the September 2013 communal riots have even now not received any compensations from the UP government in spite of making many rounds of the chief minister’s darbar...

  • Jharkhand govt planning reservation to Muslims

    Ranchi: Jharkhand government headed by Hemant Soren is thinking of giving reservation to Muslims in government jobs and admission in educational institutions and extending the scope of reservation to more people on the lines of Maharashtra gove...

  • Sixteen accused in 2002-03 blasts chargesheeted

    Mumbai: After 12 long years 16 persons who were accused and arrested under POTA (Prevention of Terrorism Act) in connection with the bomb blasts in 2002-03 in Mumbai were charge sheeted on 25 June. It may be stated that in 3 different cases of ...

  • With BJP ruling at the centre, communalists run riot

    Rampur: With the formation of a BJP-led government at the centre people with a particular kind of mentality are in high spirits and now they have access even in courts. These people of fascist mentality are always on the look out to give even a...

  • E. Ahamed in Lok Sabha on Israeli aggression in Gaza, Palestine

    Request this House to condemn this also as well as to prevail upon the Government of India to take up the matter with the international body, the United Nations.

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    Sign this petition to the Prime Minister appealing to him to appoint Delimitation Commission with specific time-bound mandate to de-reserve Muslim predominant constituencies of Lok Sabha & Assemblies and, thus, restore justice. Click he...

  • Fifth anniversary of Shopian rape-murder

    A shutdown was observed, May 30, in south Kashmir’s Shopian district, about 50 kilometres from the city-centre, to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the death of Shopian double rape and murder case. The town presented a deserted lo...

  • Resentment over raking up Art. 370

    Both mainstream political parties and separatists here have strongly expressed their resentment over the statement made by Union Minister, Dr Jitendra Singh that the government at the Centre is in the process of abrogating Article 370 in Jammu ...

  • Mix response to Nawaz Sharif Delhi visit

    Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s participation in Narendra Modi’s oath taking ceremony evoked a mixed response in the Kashmir valley. While mainstream political parties welcomed the move, separatists kept their fingers crosse...

  • Supari killers get murder contracts in jail itself, in complicity with of jail officials

    Muzaffarnagar: Jails of UP have become safe havens for criminals because of widespread corruption and mismanagement prevailing in the jails of UP and because of this, dangerous and habitual criminals plan big crimes in jail itself but jail and ...

  • Kundu Committee gets an extension to present report on how much Muslims benefited from the Sachar Committee’s recommendations

    New Delhi: UPA government had set up a committee headed by JNU’s Prof Amitabh Kundu to review how much Muslims benefited from implementation of recommendations of Sachar Committee, Rangnath Commission, Prime Minister’s 15-point prog...

  • Boko Haram causing infamy to Islam and Muslims: Maulana Asrarul Haq

    New Delhi: Since the beginning of the 21st century, an international Zionist conspiracy is trying to defame Muslims by claiming that Islam teaches terrorism, said Maulana Asrarul Haq Qasmi, M. P. from Kishanganj and president of the All India T...

  • A report on BTAD violence in Assam

    By Hafiz Rashid Ahmed Choudhury Adv. Guwahati High Court The Govt of India, on account of some political expediency, signed the 1st Bodoland Territorial Council Accord in 1993.  The Accord was revised in 2003 granting a more powerfu...

  • Young techie Mohsin Shaikh lynched in Pune

    Originally from Sholapur, Mohsin was beaten to death by members of the extremist right-wing group, Hindu Rashtra Sena when he was returning home after offering night prayers in a mosque in Hadapsar area of Pune at 9 pm on 2 June 2014. There was...

  • After Ahmedabad, BJP goons riot in Bijapur

    By Dr. Shaan-e-Kareemi Bijapur: As Narendra Modi took oath for the post of Prime Minister in New Delhi on 26 May, thugs in the saffron ranks felt that they have got their licence to attack minorities in India. Scores of Muslims were hurt p...

  • Rejoinder to Shaz

    By Dr Arshi Khan Dr. Rashid Shaz’s statement in the Times of India and his unwarranted press release on the present political development has disappointed all of those who endorse the constitutive principles of governance in India. T...

  • Dr Shaz asks Muslims to join the Modi bandwagon

    Mr Modi’s victory is a welcome development. Now, for the first time in independent India, Muslims are able to see the ‘stark political realities that otherwise have been hidden by the secular hypocrisy of the Congress’, said P...

  • Muzaffarnagar riot victims told to leave camps within three days

    Muzaffarnagar riot victims have been told last evening to vacate their camps within three days. District officials told them that they cannot be allowed to stay on government land.