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Oct 11, 2018
After Sabarimala, Kerala-based Muslim women's forum to move SC seeking right to offer prayers, entry in mosques"Our demand is to end this gender discrimination and allow Muslim women to pray in all mosques, cutting across denominations," said NISA president VP Zuhra.
Sep 24, 2018
Aadhaar case, Ram Mandir, women in Sabarimala Temple: Key judgments ahead of Dipak Misra in his last week as CJIChief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra is retiring from Supreme Court on 2 October. But since his last day is falling on a national holiday, the apex court won't function on next Tuesday and thus, Misra has only six more days left to clear some landmark judgements.
Aug 30, 2018
Lawmakers urge Donald Trump to impose sanctions on China for atrocities against Muslims in Xinjiang districtUS lawmakers urged President Donald Trump's administration to slap sanctions on Chinese officials involved in Xinjiang's Muslim minority internment in China, Florida Senator Marco Rubio announced.
Aug 23, 2018
Indian-American Buzzfeed News journalist Megha Rajagopalan denied Chinese visa; scribes pledge supportMegha Rajagopalan on Wednesday said in a tweet that China's foreign ministry declined to issue her a new visa in May.
Aug 16, 2018
Australian senator Fraser Anning calls Muslims 'poisonous jelly beans', says community should be stopped from entering countryFraser Anning, from the conservative Katter's Australian Party, advocated a return to White Australia policy and called for migration bans on Muslims in his speech in Parliament.
Mar 07, 2018
'Essential to tackle hate campaigns, false narratives in Sri Lanka': Rights groups demand safety during state of EmergencyThe communal violence in Sri Lanka's Teldeniya area that left two persons dead and forced the government to impose Emergency has prompted human rights groups to urge the authorities to ensure safety for all.
Mar 01, 2018
Ayodhya dispute: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar says there is 'cooperation from Muslim community' to build Ram TempleSri Sri Ravi Shankar, founder of Art of Living (AoL) foundation, on Thursday said he will continue to work to find a solution to the Ayodhya dispute
Feb 03, 2018
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi's villa in Yangon attacked with petrol bomb, suspect arrestedMyanmar police say they have arrested a mentally ill man who confessed to tossing a petrol bomb into Yangon compound of Aung San Suu Kyi this week
Dec 22, 2017
Triple Talaq bill to be discussed in Lok Sabha amid Congress din: Activists fear govt wants to 'fuel fear' in Muslim communityThe bill which seeks to criminalise the practice of instant triple talaq is headed for Lok Sabha on Friday. The bill has been listed for introduction in the Lower House of Parliament even as ruckus created by Opposition parties, including the Congress, have stalled Winter Session proceedings which started on 15 December.
Nov 26, 2017
Gujarat Assembly polls: In Porbandar, Muslims reject govt's development model, decry lack of basic facilitiesIn Gujarat, the Muslim population is around 9 percent and they are only influential in about 25-30 seats. Despite that, Muslim legislators could only manage two out of the 182 seats.