Muslims in India

Shia board chief writes to PM Modi to shut Madrasas across India, says it promote ISIS ideology

Shia board chief writes to PM Modi to shut Madrasas across India, says it promote ISIS ideology

New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board chief Waseem Rizvi on Tuesday said that madrasas promote ISIS ideology. Rizvi has written to Pri...Read More

Dalai Lama apologises for statement on Jawaharlal Nehru, says ‘past is past’

Dalai Lama apologises for statement on Jawaharlal Nehru, says ‘past is past’

Bengaluru: Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama today apologised for his statement that India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru ...Read More

Government data shows select schemes not reaching Muslims, former VP Hamid Ansari

Government data shows select schemes not reaching Muslims, former VP Hamid Ansari

New Delhi: Former vice president Hamid Ansari on Thursday said certain government schemes were not reaching certain minority communities,...Read More

Former Delhi HC Chief Justice Rajinder Sachar passes away at 94

Former Delhi HC Chief Justice Rajinder Sachar passes away at 94

New Delhi: Former Delhi High Court Chief Justice Rajinder Singh Sachar passed away at a private hospital here today, a family friend said.

Triple talaq verdict a lesson for Muslim community on reforms, says Former minister Salman Khurshid

Triple talaq verdict a lesson for Muslim community on reforms, says Former minister Salman Khurshid

New Delhi: The triple talaq bill is a step towards imposing a Uniform Civil Code and the judicial verdict on the practice is a lesson for...Read More

‘Muslims should leave India, and go to Pakistan or Bangladesh,’ says BJP MP Vinay Katiyar

‘Muslims should leave India, and go to Pakistan or Bangladesh,’ says BJP MP Vinay Katiyar

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Vinay Katiyar on Wednesday, launching a scathing attack, said that the Muslims divided the count...Read More

AIMPLB to decide strategy on triple talaq at Hyderabad meet

AIMPLB to decide strategy on triple talaq at Hyderabad meet

Hyderabad: With the Narendra Modi government determined to go ahead with the passage of triple talaq bill in Parliament, the All India Mu...Read More

Parliament updates: Lok Sabha adjourned sine die; 12 bills passed in Winter Session

Parliament updates: Lok Sabha adjourned sine die; 12 bills passed in Winter Session

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha was today adjourned sine die, bringing to an end the short Winter Session during which the House passed 12 bills...Read More

MP: Muslims come forward to cremate destitute Hindu found dead

MP: Muslims come forward to cremate destitute Hindu found dead

Raisen: In a novel gesture, Muslims from a local cultural organisation today came forward and cremated a Hindu man who was found dead in ...Read More

HTLS 2017: Told Modi privately that country shouldn’t be divided on religious lines: Barack Obama

HTLS 2017: Told Modi privately that country shouldn’t be divided on religious lines: Barack Obama

New Delhi: Former US President Barack Obama on Friday said he had “privately” told Prime Minister Narendra Modi that a country should not...Read More

Muslim artistes from Indonesia to perform Ram Lila in Ayodhya

Muslim artistes from Indonesia to perform Ram Lila in Ayodhya

Lucknow: Final touches are being given for the staging of Ramlila by nearly a dozen Muslim artists from Indonesia here and in Ayodhya thi...Read More

President Ramnath Kovind, PM Modi wishes nation on Eid al-Adha

President Ramnath Kovind, PM Modi wishes nation on Eid al-Adha

NewDelhi: President Ramnath Kovind on Saturday greeted the nation as well as Indian Muslims living abroad, on the occasion of Id-ul-Zuha.

Fatwa department chairman welcomes ban on Triple Talaq

Fatwa department chairman welcomes ban on Triple Talaq

Deoband: In the wake of the Muslim practice of Triple Talaq being declared ‘unconstitutional’ by the Supreme Court, Chairman of the Fatwa...Read More

Mumbai: Muslim women celebrate Supreme Court verdict against Triple Talaq

Mumbai: Muslim women celebrate Supreme Court verdict against Triple Talaq

The Supreme Court today said that triple Talaq, the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce their wives, is unconstitutional...Read More

After Ansari, US report claims Muslims in India feel vulnerable

After Ansari, US report claims Muslims in India feel vulnerable

Washington : There was an increase in violent incidents by cow protection groups mostly against Muslims in India in the year 2016, an off...Read More

Hamid Ansari playing politics by making remarks on sensitive issues: BJP

Hamid Ansari playing politics by making remarks on sensitive issues: BJP

New Delh: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said outgoing Vice President Hamid Ansari is playing politics by making remarks on...Read More

View that minorities insecure a political propaganda, says Vice-President elect Venkaiah Naidu

View that minorities insecure a political propaganda, says Vice-President elect Venkaiah Naidu

New Delhi: Vice President-elect M Venkaiah Naidu today rejected as “political propaganda” the view that there is a sense of insecurity am...Read More

Centre opposes bad islamic trends in SC

Centre opposes bad islamic trends in SC

For the first time in India’s constitutional history, govt asks the Apex Court to knock out triple talaq, nikah halala and polygamy among...Read More

Book review: Purdah to Piccadilly –A muslim woman’s struggle for identity

Book review: Purdah to Piccadilly –A muslim woman’s struggle for identity

Book         Purdah to PiccadillyA Muslim Woman’sStruggle for Identity.Author      Zarina Bhatty.Publisher  Sage Publishing.Pages        ...Read More

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