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Apr 17, 2017
Triple Talaq row: Social boycott as punishment is juvenile; AIMPLB scholars must accept change and follow QuranThe AIMPLB should understand that whatever stand Hazrat Umar or a jurist like Imam Abu Hanifa may take, God did not accept fait accompali as giving legitimacy to a vile act like triple talaq.
Mar 17, 2017
UP Election Results 2017: Deoband, the Muslim myth and the psephology of social mediaThe Deoband narrative — how a city with an "80 percent Muslim population" voted BJP, indicating an overwhelming thumbs up for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 'development' agenda — continues to do the rounds of social media.
Mar 02, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: Farangi Mahal, once a bastion of Islamic education, looks to regain lost gloryVying alongside Islamic centres of Deoband and Bareilly, Farangi Mahal has been competing for space in India's political conversation.
Feb 20, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: How bridging religious, worldly knowledge gap can reform Muslim educationThe fundamental cause of Muslim backwardness in India is rooted in division of knowledge between deeni (religious) & duniyavi (worldly) taleem (education).
Feb 08, 2017
UP Election 2017: The stories of Wasim and Qurban should make Akhilesh Yadav sit up and take noteUsually, the government of the day is blamed for the communal riots and affected people don’t forgive governments, or are at least critical of that government and its leaders
Jan 30, 2017
BJP MLA Suresh Rana booked for hate speech after making remark about curfew in KairanaControversial BJP MLA Suresh Rana was booked by Uttar Pradesh Police on charges of inciting hatred after he said that curfew will be imposed in Kairana.
Oct 20, 2016
Triple talaq and Indian Urdu Press: Why is the space limited for dissenting views?Some of the Urdu newspapers do not give even a minor space for a different or divergent opinion when it comes to the Muslim Personal Laws.
Jul 14, 2016
Indian Muslims bitterly divided over Zakir Naik but it is still a healthy signThe Naik debate will rage on, but the biggest positive to have emerged from it is that there are certain signs — feeble still — of an increasing acceptability of the fact that inherent radicalism poses far bigger threat to Islam than any foreign faith or idea can ever do.
Jul 08, 2016
Zakir Naik-esque Islamic supremacists cannot break resilience of Indian IslamNaik and his ilks are worth nothing more than to just grab headlines and hog the limelight; they pose no real threat to the resilience of Indian Islam
Jun 08, 2016
Deoband calls female foeticide 'un-Islamic', issues fatwaDarul Uloom of Deoband, the largest seminary in India, has issued a fatwa (edict) against female foeticide, calling the act unlawful and against Islam.