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Feb 22, 2019
Minority and the self: "I am appalled at attempts to make me less Muslim and more Indian. Both identities can co-exist"Any assertion by a Muslim brings about restlessness and discomfort in the majority. For many non-Muslims, the disproving of misconceptions challenges everything they thought they understood about Islam and Muslims, and opens a window to the complexity and diversity of the Muslim identity
Feb 20, 2019
Akhilesh Yadav attacks Centre for approving triple talaq ordinance, says it will be as 'weapon against minorities'A bill on the triple talaq ordinance making the practise of instance divorce void and an offence is pending in Rajya Sabha. The bill will lapse on 3 June with the dissolution of the present Lok Sabha.
Feb 05, 2019
Pope Francis in UAE: Pontiff calls for end to wars in West Asia, equality of citizen's rightsPope Francis said all religious leaders had a "duty to reject every nuance of approval from the word war".
Jan 10, 2019
With triple talaq bill pending in Rajya Sabha, Union Cabinet approves re-promulgation of ordinanceA fresh bill to make the practice of triple talaq among Muslims a penal offence was introduced in the Lok Sabha on 17 December, 2018, to replace an ordinance issued in September.
Dec 23, 2018
Asaduddin Owaisi mocks Imran Khan's comment on minority rights in India, says he should 'learn from us about inclusive politics'Asaduddin Owaisi asked Imran Khan to borrow some leaves of wisdom from India, specifically about "inclusive politics and minority rights".
Dec 20, 2018
Yogi Adityanath should resign for 'politics of hate and division', say ex-bureaucrats after 3 Dec Bulandshahr violenceAccording to the letter, the violence in Bulandshahr was a deliberate attempt to display majoritarian muscle and send a message to the Muslim communities living in the region
Dec 09, 2018
Bulandshahr: In UP's Nayabans village, Muslims feel 'terrorised' by Hindu activists as religious tension surges ahead of pollsThe Uttar Pradesh village has become a symbol of the deepening communal divide in India as some Hindu men from the area complained they had seen a group of Muslims slaughtering cows in a mango orchard a couple of miles away.
Nov 29, 2018
After Maharashtra Assembly passes quota bill, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi demands reservation for MuslimsIn a tweet, the Lok Sabha from Hyderabad said depriving backward Muslims of their fair share in public employment and education was a grave injustice.
Nov 16, 2018
Sabarimala Temple row: Kerala HC rejects anticipatory bail for activist Rehana Fathima, who tried to enter shrine in OctoberThe Kerala High Court on Friday rejected the anticipatory bail plea of Rehana Fathima, an activist who tried to enter Sabarimala Temple when the shrine opened in October. The high court instructed the Kerala police to go ahead with necessary action against Rahana.
Oct 24, 2018
Sabarimala row: Activist Rehana Fathima transferred by BSNL after protests over her failed attempt to enter Ayyappa templeActivist Rehana Fathima, a BSNL employee who had made an attempt to enter the Lord Ayyappa Temple in Sabarimala, has been transferred to the Palarivattom telephone exchange in the city where public contact is not required.