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Nov 13, 2017
Remembering Jawaharlal Nehru: Urdu poets saw India's first prime minister as a Christ-like figureContrary to the belief among a few historians that Muslims held Nehru responsible for the Partition and the rioting that followed, a large number of Muslim Urdu poets expressed grief at his death. Almost all the prominent Urdu poets wrote poems praising Nehru and expressing grief at his passing. These poems examine Nehru through their eyes.
Aug 11, 2017
Hamid Ansari says 'ambience of acceptance' is under threat, talks of feeling of unease among MuslimsOutgoing Vice-President Hamid Ansari said there is a feeling of unease and a sense of insecurity among the Muslims in the country
Jun 11, 2017
300 fasting Muslims to take part in Narendra Modi's International Yoga Day event in LucknowAt this year's International Yoga Day event in Lucknow, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have for company scores of roza-observing Muslims who will be performing various asanas.
May 22, 2017
Triple talaq row: Muslims resorting to the practice will face social boycott, AIMPLB tells SCMuslims resorting to triple talaq will face "social boycott" and an advisory will be issued to the qazis (judge of a Sharia court) that they should tell the grooms that they will not resort to such a form of divorce, a prominent Muslim body told the Supreme Court on Monday.
Mar 17, 2017
Pamphlet against Nahid Afrin: Ideological infringement on rights guaranteed by Constitution must be questionedTwo different viewpoints have emerged among the Muslim intellectuals on the latest controversy of “fatwa” or “pamphlet” (better call it ‘ulema’s ranting) issued by 46 clerics from Assam against Nahid Afrin, the 16-year-old Muslim singer of Indian Idol fame.
Mar 09, 2017
Lucknow encounter: Sartaj, and not his IS militant son Saifullah, is what Indian Islam is all aboutSartaj, the father of slain Islamic State (IS) militant, Saifullah, is an ordinary man working in Kanpur’s leather industry
Feb 03, 2017
Alif movie review: A well-meaning film on an Indian Muslim tragedy, ruined by poor qualityAlif is proof, if any were needed, that good intentions need good writing, good direction and good production quality to be translated into a good film.
Jan 11, 2017
Saudi Arabia rolls out 'biggest increase' in India's Haj quota, hikes it by 34,500Saudi Arabia had five years ago slashed Haj quotas for foreign pilgrims coming from each country by 20 per cent in view of safety of the devotees as they undertook expansion of Grand Mosque there
Dec 20, 2016
RSS minority wing tries to tone down BJP MPs remark alluding Muslims won't vote for 'patriotic BJP'The opposition parties have already launched a scathing attack on BJP stating that the BJP MP's comment on Muslims would incite ‘communal violence’.
Dec 20, 2016
Madras HC's order declaring Sharia courts illegal is a start; Supreme Court must follow suitThe Madras High Court order of 19 December that declared Sharia courts functioning from mosques across Tamil Nadu as illegal is of far-reaching consequences