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Jun 13, 2019
Waqf board properties to be geotagged, Centre to provide free UPSC coaching to Muslim girls, says Mukhtar Abbas NaqviNew Delhi: Properties belonging to the All India Waqf Board will be geotagged and facilities like schools, colleges and hospitals will be constructed on them, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has announced.
Dec 26, 2018
Waqf board stops illegal sale of land in Hyderabad's Manikonda, chairman calls for inquiry into issuance of NOCThe land in Manikonda is part of a total of 1680 acres of the dargah of Hazrat Hussain Shah Vali, who supervised the construction of the historic Hussainsagar lake. The water body is also named after the saint-engineer of the Qutub Shahi period.
Aug 13, 2018
UP Shia Waqf Board makes chanting 'Bharat Mata ki Jai' on Independence Day mandatory at its properties, warns of 'strict action'In an order issued on Saturday, Waqf board has also warned of "strict action" in case the directive is not complied with.
Feb 03, 2018
Delhi ACB launches probe against Congress' Haroon Yusuf after AAP MLA alleges misuse of waqf board resourcesThe Delhi government's Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) has launched a probe into AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan's complaint against Congress leader Haroon Yusuf, alleging corruption in the functioning of the Delhi Waqf Board
Oct 31, 2017
Ayodhya dispute: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar representing 'govt interests', says CongressThe Congress on Tuesday dubbed spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar a "government agent" who is representing its interests in the Ram Temple dispute in Ayodhya.
Oct 01, 2017
Delhi Waqf Board likely to be re-constituted with seven-member panel in a monthThe process to re-constitute the Delhi Waqf Board, which was dissolved last year, had begun and the seven-member panel might be formed in the next one month, a government official said on Sunday.
Aug 11, 2017
Babri Masjid case: Shia waqf board's effort at religious harmony has created acrimony among MuslimsThe Shia Central Waqf Board's affidavit on Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case, which came only three days before a crucial hearing in the Supreme Court, has opened the Pandora's box
Aug 08, 2017
Babri Masjid-Ram Mandir issue: Shia Waqf board files affidavit on mosque location in Supreme CourtShias and Sunni Muslims have been divided over the construction of Ram mandir and UP Shia Central Waqf Board (UPSCWB) has filed an affidavit in Supreme Court in Ayodhya case saying they would like the temple to be built in a Muslim area, media reports said.
Jun 29, 2017
Over 2,000 waqf encroachment cases reported in three years: Mukhtar Abbas NaqviMore than 2,000 cases of encroachment of Waqf properties have been filed in the last three years and some of the complaints have been forwarded to the CBI, Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said on Thursday.
Jun 17, 2017
UP govt's order to dissolve waqf boards 'illegal and undemocratic': SP leader Azam KhanSamajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said the UP government's decision to dissolve the Shia and Sunni waqf boards over charges of irregularities was not legal.