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Jul 04, 2018
Uttar Pradesh minister Laxmi Narayan Chaudhary rejects Mohsin Raza's remarks on new dress code for madrassa studentsUttar Pradesh minister of state Mohsin Raza said the current dressing style of madrassa students reflects a clear demarcation between them and the students of other schools which will come to an end now
Jan 19, 2018
Yogi Adityanath says closing madrassas is not a solution, calls for modernising education in Islamic institutionsUP chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday said closing madrassas was not a solution and pitched for providing modern education.
Jan 15, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir dispute: Farooq Abdullah claims 'enemy of the nation' within us, not across borderNational Conference chief Farooq Abdullah on Sunday said "enemy of the nation" was not across the border but within ourselves who is "trying to divide us", adding that a "united fight" was the only way forward in bringing long-lasting peace in the Valley.
Jan 10, 2018
'Madrassas encourage terrorism': Shia Waqf Board chief tells Narendra Modi to shut down 'these educational institutions'The Shia Central Waqf Board has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to shut down madrassas in the country, alleging that education imparted in these Islamic schools encouraged students to join terrorist ranks.
Jan 09, 2018
Shia Waqf Board chairman asks Narendra Modi to ban madrassa education, says it increases terrorismThe Shia Waqf Board has reportedly written to Narendra Modi saying that Madrassa education is increasing terrorism.
Sep 17, 2017
Technical issues force Uttar Pradesh govt to extend deadline for registration of madrassas by 15 daysThe Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday extended the deadline for all madrassas of the state to register themselves on the state government's website in 15 days.
Aug 30, 2017
Uttar Pradesh madrassas under Yogi Adityanath govt's scanner, to be geo-tagged through GPSJust days after the Yogi Adityanath government launched a portal for the Uttar Pradesh madrassas, the state government has announced geo-tagging for the madrassas.
Aug 29, 2017
After Supreme Court ruling, Dargah Ala Hazrat decides to include triple talaq in curriculum of madrassasTo educate Muslims about the practice of talaq after recent Supreme Court ruling on the matter, a leading Dargah of the Sunni sect has decided to include it in the curriculum of madrassas.
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