Haj 2021 to depend on Saudi Arabia's decision, national and international COVID-19 protocols, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
The minority affairs minister said the pilgrimage is scheduled for June-July 2021 and the application process will be announced after the Saudi Arabian government takes a final call
Centre says Indian pilgrims will not go for Haj this year due to COVID-19; full refunds to be processed soon
The money will be refunded through online Direct Benefit Transfer mode into bank accounts of applicants, the Minority Affairs Minister said, adding this will be the first time since Independence that pilgrims from India will not be going for Haj
Muslims to observe Ramzan from home, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, slams communalisation of Tablighi Jamaat incident
In a country as vast as India, some incidents of crime take place but to give a communal colour to each of these incidents is wrong, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi hits out at Opposition, says some 'professional provokers' rubbing salt in wounds of Delhi riots' victims
Taking a swipe at the Opposition, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday said some political parties and "professional provokers" were rubbing salt into the wounds of those affected by the communal riot.
'Anti-CAA protesters understand rights, but not their duties’: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi says Shaheen Bagh is an example of 'people's dilemma’
Union minority affairs minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi termed the Shaheen Bagh protest against CAA as an example of the dilemma between rights and duties of the people
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi responds to Rahul Gandhi's 'danda' remark on PM, tells Sonia to send him to 'political playschool'
Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday said Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi should send her son Rahul Gandhi to a "political playschool" so that he can learn "decency and language etiquette".
Five of 36 Union ministers, including Ravi Shankar Prasad and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, to visit Kashmir as part of Centre's Valley outreach
None of the ministers will be visiting any of the four militancy-infested south Kashmir districts of Pulwama, Shopian, Anantnag and Kulgam.
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi-led delegation to head to Oman tomorrow, convey condolences over demise of Qaboos bin Said al Said
Making the announcement of Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi's visit to Oman, the External Affairs Ministry said he will carry a message from Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Sultan Sayyed Haitham bin Tariq bin Taimur Al-Said, who was sworn in as successor of Qaboos
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi slams Mamata Banerjee for targeting PM over Pakistan remark, says 'must focus on protecting her own house'
'She should stop provoking people and must make efforts in the direction of bringing peace in the state', Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said
Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi demands 'immediate action' against UP top cop, who asked anti-CAA protesters to 'go to Pakistan'
Union Minister for Minorities, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, on Saturday demanded 'immediate action' against a UP cop who purportedly asked Muslims to 'go to Pakistan' during a protest
BJP's Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi slams AIMPLB, Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind for seeking review in Ayodhya verdict, says attempt to create ‘atmosphere of division, confrontation’
Hitting out at the All India Muslim Personal Law Board and the Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind for their decision to seek a review of the Ayodhya verdict, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday said they are trying to create an atmosphere of division and confrontation
Centre tells LS nearly 17,000 Waqf Board properties under encroachment nationwide, Punjab has highest number
Punjab is followed by Madhya Pradesh (3240), West Bengal (3082), Tamil Nadu(1335) and Karnataka (862)
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said this after chairing a review meeting organised on the completion of Hajj 2019 where he took stock of the preparations for next year's pilgrimage
'There are over 16 crore Muslims, why are they scared, other minorities aren't,' asks RSS leader Krishna Gopal
Gopal said all other minorities which are lesser in number compared to Muslims feel secure in India
Symposium by RSS and BJP on spiritual legacy of Mughal prince Dara Shikoh to be held in New Delhi today
A symposium on the spiritual legacy of Mughal Prince Dara Shikoh will see the participation of eminent leaders of RSS and BJP in the national capital.
Rahul Gandhi’s ‘foolishness’ creating trouble for Congress, claims Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said on Wednesday that Rahul Gandhi's 'foolishness' is creating troubles for the Congress party.
Minority affairs ministry team to meet governor, officials and people of Srinagar: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday said a team from his department is on a two-day visit to Srinagar where it will seek avenues for development
BJP bringing law on triple talaq for empowerment of Muslim women, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi in Rajya Sabha
The BJP is bringing the law on triple talaq for the social, financial and constitutional empowerment of Muslim women in the country, said Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi in the Rajya Sabha.
From 'right decision' to 'drama of Grand Old Party': How prominent politicians reacted to Rahul Gandhi's resignation
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday resigned as party president, tweeting out his resignation letter.
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi seeks stern action in Jharkhand lynching case, says 'Jai Shri Ram' can be chanted 'by embracing people, not throttling them'
Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi termed the lynching of a 24-year-old man in Jharkhand a 'heinous crime' and called for stern action against the perpetrators.