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Aug 13, 2017
UP govt orders madrassas to record Independence Day celebrations: Muslim clerics evoke mixed responseThe decision to record Independence Day celebrations in madrassas (Islamic Schools) in Uttar Pradesh for the first time has evoked a mixed response from Muslim clerics
Aug 11, 2017
Vande Mataram row: Uttar Pradesh govt directs madrassas to record Independence Day celebrationsThe Uttar Pradesh government has directed all madrassas (Islamic schools) to hold celebrations on Independence Day and videograph the event, according to minority welfare minister Laxmi Narayan Chaudhary
Jul 14, 2017
VHP leader wants recruitment of Kashmiri Muslims into armed forces to stopCondemning the terror attack on Amarnath pilgrims, the Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) Friday said the incident shows that the government was not dealing with the Kashmir issue with an iron hand
Jun 06, 2017
Over 150 people fall ill due to suspected food poisoning after iftaar in Uttar Pradesh madrassaAfter the iftar at the madrassa in Huzurpur area on Monday, several locals complained of uneasiness and started vomiting
May 10, 2017
Madrassas are counter-liberty movements: By abolishing them, Assam govt has taken revolutionary stepMadrassas are counter-liberty movements, not educational institutions. Madrassas excel in teaching religious orthodoxies.
Mar 16, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: Madrassas play key role in inducing orthodoxy among Azamgarh's MuslimsIndian Muslims, including those of Azamgarh, need to come out of denial and understand that radicalism and their social backwardness are rooted in the teachings of religious organisations and Muslim intellectuals
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 13, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: Separatism and integration in the time of Uttar Pradesh electionsWith Uttar Pradesh in the thick of a tumultuous election it is necessary to decode the mind of its Muslim community - its anxieties, aspirations & impulses.
Dec 13, 2016
Assam Muslim bodies defy order to keep madrassas open on Fridays, govt not amusedSiddek Ahmed, former Congress minister, who was also present at the meeting threatened to take the issue to the high court if the government of Assam did not roll back its decision.
Dec 08, 2016
Assam madrassas sulk as govt knocks off Friday holidays calling it 'unofficial'The education department of Assam has repeatedly said this move as an attempt to bring in uniformity in the weekly holiday pattern followed by the schools, many view it as a move targeted at the madrassas.