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27 killed, over 50 injured as Hirakhand Express derails in Andhra

Samajwadi Party - Congress finally seal alliance for Uttar Pradesh polls

Jallikattu held in parts of Tamil Nadu, claims two lives

Trump's inauguration speech similar to villain Bane's of The Dark Knight Rises?

Women in hijab are beautiful and free, not caged: Dangal girl Zaira hits out at BJP minister'

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After Zaira, RJD slams Goel for 'hijab tweet', asks him to move ahead of typical stereotypes

BJP fumes over Asaduddin Owaisi's 'Jallikattu protest lesson for Hindutva forces' analogy

Goel hits out at critics, says those opposing his hijab tweet are supporting extremists

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'Sangh Parivar' gives maximum patronage to nepotism : Bihar Dy Chief Minister

Longest ever human chain created in Bihar against liquor consumption

Clinical trial of Unani medicine for diabetes soon: AMU researcher

Divorce granted by church court can't override law: Supreme Court

Abbas opens Palestinian embassy at the Vatican

German passport world's strongest; Singapore, Sweden next and India ranks 78th

Congress for 'soft Hindutva' in Manipur, Uttarakhand to counter BJP's rising influencet

Bapu missing from Rs 2,000 notes; Due to 'pinting mistake', says bank

Holding Quran, first female-Somali-Muslim sworn into Minnesota House of Representatives

Khairlanji killing's lone survivor Bhotmange dies waiting for justice

Prolonged exposure to work-related stress may cause cancer

Shiv Sena ticket aspirant hacked to death in Nashik

Asaduddin Owaisi links Jallikattu protest to Uniform Civil Code, warns Hindutva brigade

Sarvodaya Vidyalaya student locks up teacher in washroom

Protest against ban on Jallikattu continues for second day

No sex with men without voter ID cards: Kenyan MP

Malegaon Blasts: No objection if bail granted to Sadhvi Pragya: NIA to Bombay HC

'America First', President Trump declares in challenge to world, taking office

Indian crude basket at $55 per barrel as OPEC starts output cuts

About 100 from 17 Western countries converted to Islam at Al-Aqsa in last 2 years

Muslims welcome Lindsay Lohan to Islam, friends say she is just "educating herself"

Centre nod to Jallikattu ordinance; protests continue in Tamil Nadu

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Israeli rabbis approve polygamy to counter "Arab demographic threat"

Six policemen injured, 217 arrested during protests against Trump inauguration in Washington

Protesters rally worldwide in solidarity with 'Sister Marches' in Washington

Thousands of women to march in Washington to protest Trump's agenda

Telangana CM's Muslim quota exposes his anti-Hindu, anti BC/SC/ST mindset: BJP

Kuala Lumpur declaration reaffirms central, religious and spiritual character of Jerusalem

China, India and Indonesia among Asia's top destinations attracting investors

Ceiling on IT for salaried persons should be raised to Rs 7.5 lakh: AIBEA to Jaitley

Income Tax Dept detects excess reporting of old currency by certain Cooperative Banks

'Demonetisation bomb' makes Hiroshima, Nagasaki of Indian economy: Shiv Sena

Demonetisation effect: Too many vegetables, too little money

Khadi management fumes over "unauthorised protest", employees threaten all-India strike

MPPSC State Services Prelims February 2017 Exams: Admit Cards released online

Government employees in Gujarat with fixed salaries get hefty hike

Manmohan Singh saves RBI Governor Urjit Patel from grilling

1965, when India decisively frustrated Pakistan's designs under Shastri's leadership

Huge expenditure on Shivaji memorial project illogical, uncalled for: Bombay HC told

Tata Motors launches its 'Lifestyle Vehicle' Hexa

Kerala govt employees, pensioners to get 12% DA

Supreme Court calls status report on SIT probe into anti-Sikh riots

Harvard researchers develop multiregional brain-on-a-chip to study disorders

Indian Institute of Mass Communication to introduce PG course in Urdu journalism

30-year-old man booked for stalking school teacher in Thane

Trump's pledge to move US embassy to Jerusalem a 'provocation': France

Pakistan business chambers concerned over China's plan to set up units under CPEC

European Union is against relocation of US embassy to Jerusalem

Cabinet passes 2,479 entries for inclusion, 28 amendments in central list of OBC

Unemployed Punjab teachers climb water towers in 15 villages of Sukhbir's constituency

NITI Aayog forms panel to pave way for digital economy

Naqvi launches Mobile App for Haj online application, e-payment

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Belgium to arrest ex-Israeli FM Tzipi Livni for war crimes if she lands in Brussels

Contrary to constitution and law to ask minority schools to follow govt circular: HC

UPSC National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Exam (I) 2017 on April 23

When it comes to air pollution, poor are left to die: Scientist

BJP releases first list of candidates for UP, Uttarakhand; Sangeet Som retained

CBSE 2017 Class 10, Class 12 exams postponed by a week, to begin from March 9

US President Obama’s farewell gift to Iran: 130 tons of Uranium

Turning your living room into wireless charging station would be a reality very soon

Jamia Millia Islamia launches global alumni

PMGKY scheme kickstarts, black money holders get last chance to disclose till March 2017

15 schoolchildren die in road accident in Uttar Pradesh's Etah


Better for men to have second wife than to have a mistress: Egyptian actress

Junior’s Fashion Week conducted its first workshop of 2017 in association with SCULLERS

Maharashtra: Govt employees body postpones strike over 7th pay

Man attacks Muslim woman with beer bottle, runs off with her headscarf in Australia's Perth

State Bank of India staffer hangs self in Gujarat, wife blames 'work pressure'

Church of England appoints first black bishop in 20 years

Indian scientists generate electricity from water sans using energy

Tax on soft drinks can cut childhood obesity: Study


'Useless to raise withdrawal limit when ATMs are dry and out of cash'

Cotton prices down on sluggish demand

Owaisi to kick-start MIM Uttar Pradesh poll campaign with rally in Kairana

Chicago varsity researchers discover planet-eating star, similar to Sun

EC seeks govt response on Opp protest over budget timing

India getting tired of Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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Mumbai Congress Minority Cell Chief Nizamuddin Rayeen quits, likely to join Owaisi's AIMIM

 Now, demand for lifting ban on buffalo race in Karnataka

Headmaster rapes teacher in Madhya Pradesh govt school, arrested

Dhule: Family, friends of soldier celebrate his release by Pakistan

Opposition meets EC, wants budget deferred till state polls get over

Telangana for law in Constitution's 9th schedule to provide 12% reservation to Muslims

Health News

Beware ! Consuming more honey, fruit juice may damage your liver

Exposure to insecticides may put you at higher risk of diabetes: Study

Diabetes can cut 10 years of your life: Study

Revealed: Proper maternal vitamins, good nurturing may boost kids IQ

Wish to live longer? Eating hot red chilli may help you

New technology can diagnose diseases using cell phone images

Black money cannot be glibly wished away

Minority schools not compelled to absorb surplus teachers: Bombay High Court

Political leaders laundering black money, India Today TV sting reveals

Views & Analysis
Why should compulsion define our education sector?

However, our obsession with easy to mark answer scripts, and a simplistic set of percentage marks obtained, has ensured that the CBSE now has decided to bring back the dreaded Class X board examinations that till a few years ago had pushed many 15 year olds  ... More

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Demonetization: Who will win this evenly poised Dangal?

The BJP which has a sizable vote base of this category of people has received a huge flake from such people for this decision. They are waiting for an opportunity to strike at the party that has hit on their bellies.  .. More

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A New Debate - Universal Basic Income

Tarek Fatah under India’s hospitality: Playing Host for an Enemy of Peace

Syed Mahmud's omission from Bihar postal series

If India indeed is global favourite, where has FDI gone?

Urdu, Muslims and Politics

Happiness in the 'Demonetised Nation'

Modi lauds, Rahul mocks, Mamta links note ban with fiscal crisis as negative sales jar retailers

Baghon main bahaar hai, suggests the Finance Minister with new data

2016 Worst Year For American Muslims Since 2001

Entering into New Year with crusty currency notes

Elections in five states and the Budget

News Pick


Divorce granted by church court can't override law: Supreme Court

29 key facts you must know about demonetization, withdrawal of old 500/1000 notes
Two key accused in Malegaon blasts case were killed in ATS custody: Report

North Korea nuclear weapons no threat to the United States: Trump

Send 40% of notes to rural areas: RBI advisory to banks

NIA refutes allegation of bias, says thorough probe revealed Hindu terrorists involved in Malegaon blasts

Syrian girl's tweets about war capture world's attention

Islamic body appeals Muslims to be cautious while using free Quran apps

Moroccan cartoonist Riham El-Hour named on BBC’s 100 influential women list

Institute of Chartered Accountants probes CAs for misconduct, says don't criticise note ban

Asaduddin Owaisi bats for global tender, Naqvi says subsidy in place for Haj 2017

Lucknow girl tops CA finals; Bhiwandi boy 2nd and Ahmedabad girl 3rd in India

Hyderabad varsity rocked by fresh protest; Rohith's mother, students arrested

Delhi High Court to hear plea on January 17 against ban on Zakir Naik's IRF

Maharashtra govt suspends selfie GR to track school dropouts after flak

Hindi links to ministry's portal, Urdu misses from Modi government's 'trilingual' Haj website

Dissent in Muslim Panel over triple talaq? Nikhath Fathima resigns as member

Can't grow beard on religious ground in armed forces, says Supreme Court

More women consider resigning as member, dissent within Muslim panel deepens

In showdown with Trump, Obama allows anti-Israel resolution in UN Security Council

Scrapped Indian notes sail to Dubai to end up as furniture

Muslim gender gap in educational attainment is shrinking, says latest survey

Astronomers release largest digital survey of visible Universe

Azerbaijan to develop concept of digital education for its 'Electronic schools'

CBSE Class 12 board exam 2017 Admit Cards to be released soon

Sheikh Rafik Mohammed, a Keralite, appointed to top military post in Kyrgyzstan

'Biggest increase' or 'restoration' - Minister and Consul General differ on Indian Haj quota

Palestinian circus trainer Abu Sakha marks a year in Israeli jail without trial

Lives of millions of Sunni Muslims ravaged, their towns, villages ransacked in war against ISIS

Indian Railways begin free accidental insurance cover for tickets booked online

Rs 12.44 lakh crore deposited in old notes till Dec 10: Reserve Bank of India

Obama's farewell address could have well been for Indians

Islamic banking has no relevance in India: Union Finance Ministry

Prof Datuk Rifaat Ahmed Abdel Karim conferred Royal Award for Islamic Finance 2016

Islamic Development Bank's first Indian branch in Gujarat very soon

Loom owners pay banned 500/1000 notes in wages, add to the pain of labourers

People perceive Muslims as a threat before even saying hello: Samuel L Jackson

Truck rams into ambulance carrying dead body in Sondale, Dhule; three kin killed

Regular use of aspirin bad for uterine cancer patients: Study

Top 10 tips to lose post pregnancy weight

Want to stop your farts from smelling so bad? Try this

Mocked on social media, Bangladeshi street cleaner showered with gold, money

Seeking votes on the basis of religion, race or caste illegal: Supreme Court

RBI employees resent 'government interference'

Delhi University mulls entrance test for undergraduate admissions

Scholarships worth Rs.4 crore pledged at AFMI’s Silver Jubilee Convention in New Delhi

US dollar, stocks tumble after May's Brexit speech

Pre-poll alliance between Akhilesh-led SP, Congress and RLD in Uttar Pradesh on card

UAE Deputy Prime Minister's convoy attacked in Balochistan, Pakistan red faced

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister's favourites have 'benami' properties worth billions: IAS officer

Will Narendra Modi's popularity save him when votes are counted?

Muslims defeated ‘infidels’ in Aleppo, says Iranian cleric in Friday sermon

Similarities and Distinctiveness of Christmas Celebrations in India

Holding Quran, first female-Somali-Muslim sworn into Minnesota House of Representatives

Watching sexual objectification of women on tv shows, films or ads makes you sexist

Putin ordered effort to influence US presidential election: US intelligence report

Gita is Hindu Scripture, not National Book

MANUU confers honorary doctorate on Shah Rukh Khan for promoting Urdu

Battle for Mosul caused horrific injuries, trauma for children: Amnesty International

Confusion over RBI deposit curbs draws opposition flak

In India, as income rises, fewer girls are born

Men more likely to quit job due to bullying at workplace

ASEAN countries discuss fate of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

A complete meltdown of humanity in Aleppo, says United Nations

Cabinet nod for Ordinance to punish old 500/1000 notes holders

Ratan Tata calls on RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat in Nagpur

Egyptian government approves deal to hand over islands to Saudi Arabia

Azerbaijani artist writes The Holy Quran in gold on transparent black silk sheets

Too much of processed meat may worsen your asthma

Of What Good Such Civil Servants Would be to Muslims?

'Iran would be wiped off the map if it attacks Azerbaijan'

R Habib Khwaja takes charge as ASCI DG

Licences of 20,000 NGOs cancelled for FCRA violation

Demonetisation: Government propelling a wishful narrative

BJP's social media cell campaigned against Aamir Khan, claims new book

50 days on, Narendra Modi continues to face opposition fire over demonetisation

Rahul Gandhi poses questions to PM Modi on note ban a day ahead of his address

Saudi Arabia first, India second and Pakistan third largest arms purchaser : US report

US expels 35 Russian officials, slaps sanctions over hacking during presidential polls

Libyan jet hijack drama ends in Malta, all hostages safely released

Views & Analysis

Taj Mahal, Aleppo And Our Future!

Study: Brain protein behind depression in pregnancy

Birth complications in older mothers due to physiological, cellular changes in body

Mother's blood pressure can predict sex of child even before conceiving

Revealed: Burgers, chips at lunch may cause food coma

10 crore Muslim women from all across India sign campaign supporting triple talaq: Muslim panel

Woman held for taking exam in place of her mother

Why no urgency to convict accused in all terror cases, Babri Masjid demolition: Owaisi

Talks on for pre-poll alliance in Uttar Pradesh: Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM

Say no to 'Hindu Rashtra': Writer Nayantara Sahgal

Triple Talaq unconstitutional, rules HC; Saffron groups elated, Muslim panel to file appeal

Obama to dismantle 'Muslim registry' before Trump can revive it

'Dangal': Phogat's Sake, Can't Help Falling In Love With Dangal

Currency Ban Day 44: No queues at ATMs, but no cash also!
Congress-tweeted list of Sahara entries also has Sheila Dikshit's name

More entry-level smartphone players to quit Indian market : Analysts

Tablighi Jamaat India head has gone astray, must repent: Darul Uloom Deoband

Kumar Mangalam Birla declines to comment on Rahul's charge of bribing Modi

Nobel Laureates, global leaders urge UN to make Rohingya issue a 'priority'

Madras High Court judge raises doubts over circumstances of Jayalalithaa's death

Union budget likely to be presented on Feb 1

Turkey’s ‘underground’ mosque - Opened two years ago continues to impress visitors

India: Cases of Matrimonial Discord Growing at Alarming pace

On post-demonetisation notifications, Modi says difference between policy, strategy

Myanmar situation getting out of hand, warns top UN official

700-km long human chain in Kerala protests demonetisation

Note ban policy: RBI's autonomy under threat, say experts

Enemy property ordinance undemocratic: Jamaat-e-Islami Hind

Mamata asks President to 'save' India, seeks national government minus Modi

Media should hold those in power accountable, says Tom Goldstein

Shirdi Airport: Maharashtra govt to allot land to IOC for aviation

Scholars to build Islamic civilization center in Indonesia to counter radicalism

Deposits totalling over Rs.104 crore detected in BSP account: ED

Muslims mimic Maratha Morcha, but leave behind garbage, unanswered questions

Asaduddin Owasi's march in Maharashtra continues with wins in Udgir Municipal elections

BJP leaders protest against 'fatwa' by Shahi Imam of Tipu Sultan Mosque, arrested

CPI urges CJI to reconsider verdict for National Anthem in theatres

White House, Trump team clash over alleged Russian hacking

Muslims in Ireland more educated than general population

Why India should avoid calling Interest free banks as Islamic banks?


Views & Analysis


UCC, Triple Talaq and Polygamy: Myths vs Facts

UAE doctors innovate world's first virtual heart clinic

Khalistani terrorist escapes after jail break in Punjab, probe launched

Maharashtra Beef Ban: Supreme Court adjourns matter for eight weeks

Non-OPEC oil producers agree to cut output for six months

Uniform Civil Code is part of Hindu nationalist agenda to 'discipline' Muslims: Feminist scholar

Five Indian-Americans including Kamala Harris sworn-in as members of Congress

ICSE, ISC 2017 exams to be rescheduled due to elections

A sticker to wireless charge your phone

Angered customers break door of SBI's 'cashless' branch in Buldana, Maharashtra

Meet Saba Altaf, Kashmir Valley's emerging painter

Triple Talaq: Muslim Personal Law Board and Women Activists both are hiding key facts

No scope for interference with Muslim Personal Law: Jamiat to Supreme Court

RBI should publicly state bank wise supply of currency notes: Unions

Stephen Hawking being treated at Rome hospital

Businessman gifts 90 houses to homeless on daughter's wedding

No Cash, No Queues But Cashless Pain Continues

India's Changing Palestine Policy and Hobnobbing with Israel

Prince Bayezid Osman, last heir to former Ottoman Empire, dies in New York

Stress may cause gastrointestinal issues in children with autism

Parliamentary panel voices concern over security of digital transaction

US Army to let Muslims, Sikhs keep beards, wear symbols of their religious identities

Bird flu breaks out in Japan, Uganda; 80,000 chickens culled in Gifu

Saudi fundraising drive for Syrians displaced by war receives millions in a day

Normalcy in banking system will return by February-end: SBI Chairperson

Little evidence demonetisation succeeded in combating corruption, black money: US daily

Muslim girls must take swimming classes with boys: European Court of Human Rights

Neither insurance company nor its agents are trustworthy in sales process: Assocham study

Worse is yet to come, says Manmohan; dismisses Modi's claim on demonetisation

Premenstrual mood disorder result of dysregulation in certain gene activity

In-vitro fertilisation mistake means eggs fertilisation by wrong sperm

Revealed: What causes stuttering

New imaging technique to detect onset of vision loss

Brain and tooth size didn't co-evolve in humans

Implants impact sex life: Alicia Douvall

Israel to expand settlements, end cooperation on civilian matters with Palestinians

Delhi BJP Chief mocks people in bank queues, others laugh - AAP releases video

Truth behind Iran’s claim of Unity of Muslim Ummah

Researchers get first glimpse of rare galaxy with two rings

Owaisi kick-starts MIM campaign for BMC polls with a huge rally, promises separate budget for Muslims

Why Muslims can never surrender their claim on Babdri Masjid

Opposition targets Modi over cash withdrawal restrictions

Career bureaucrat Anil Baijal to be new Lt Governor of Delhi

Government examining enabling in-flight Wi-Fi: Aviation Minister

Twitter girl Bana al-Abed talks of fear, hell she went through and plight of children after release

Modi urged to take hard decision on higher education, research like demonetisation

BJP attempting to rewrite history to suit Hindutva agenda : Kerala CM

RBI allows NRIs to exchange old currency notes up to June 30

RBI approves FPIs for direct transaction in securities

Patanjali among most disruptive FMCG forces of 2016: ASSOCHAM-TechSci study

Turkey opens 'Eurasia Tunnel' major road tunnel linking Asia with Europe

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Saathi Nehal Ahmed: Socialist leader who refused to become CM despite numbers

New York police allows Sikh officers to wear turbans, restricts beard to half-inch

Sharp jump in tax collection, economic activities after note ban, asserts Arun Jaitley

25-yr-old Suraj Lodge of BJP wins president's election of Paithan civic body

Nitish govt in Bihar gives nod to 50% quota in judicial services

11-yr-old sues Pakistan President's House officials over plagiarism

Sufi Conference or Plot to Create Rift among Muslims?

BJP President Amit Shah talks of triple talaq, questions silence of opp parties over the issue

Trump’s decision to shift embassy to Jerusalem will destroy peace prospects: Saeb Erekat

Assad, Russia and Iran responsible for slaughtering civilians in Aleppo: US President

Fearing Russian invasion, Sweden prepares for war

Smriti Irani has taken charge as Textile Minister when the industry is in its worst phase

Sufism is voice of peace, co-existence, compassion and equality: Modi

New vehicles to have digital identity tag for paying highway toll

Welfare American Muslims lies in making common cause with Hispanics and Blacks

Revised drafts of GST laws issued, to be placed before Council

ISIS un-Islamic; in the garb of Muslims, they are defaming Islam: Owaisi, Clerics

Muslim teacher quits job in Sweden after being told to shake hands with male staff

'58 medical colleges to be upgraded, seats to go up by 10,000 in 2017'

Why scientists fear the worst under a Trump presidency

Modi govt's stand on minority status is "political": AMU to SC

Muslims work participation rate lowest, though literacy rate improves over a decade

Low-cost, wearable brain scanner among healthcare innovations

Has Cancer found its bane in Vitamin C?

Researchers find way to make wounds heal without scars

Revealed - Part of brain continues to grow even in adulthood

Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims banned from teaching Holy Quran to their children

Reserve Bank of India to issue new Rs 50, Rs 20 notes soon, old notes valid

IT Department rejects declarations of Rs.2 lakh cr, Rs.13,860 cr after declarants found 'suspicious'

RBI increases ceiling on Market Stabilisation Scheme

CBSE resolution on compulsory board exam for Class X students by January end

Views & Analysis
Urdu, Muslims and Politics

Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET 2017): Time Table released online

JEE Main 2017: Online registration underway, Apply before January 02

UPSC: e-Admit cards for Engineering Services Prelims Exam 2017 available for download

UPSC CAPF (Assistant Commandants) Exam 2016: Personal interviews begins on January 9

We are in love, say 'soon to be engaged' Civil Services toppers Tina Dabi and Athar Aamir

Day 36 of demonetisation: Banks, ATMs still crowded

Moving US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem Trump's top priority: Kellyanne Conway

Millions hit but Russia says no to US call for truce in Syrian city of Aleppo

You may soon recall, edit messages on WhatsApp: Report

Now, control a robot with only your thought

If India indeed is global favourite, where has FDI gone?

Why single out Muslim personal laws alone: NFIW

Nepal's Supreme Court summons PM, Speaker over amendment Bill

Death penalty to Tamil prisoners in Qatar harsh, India has filed appeal: MEA

School enrolment levels improve, learning levels decline in India: Expert

Inside Syria: An eyewitness account of broken families, grief and survival

Madhya Pradesh edu board releases HSSC and HSC 2017 exams time table

More than 5,800 complaints received against Air India in last ten months

Manager confined, thrashed by angry customers after bank runs out of cash

Why should passengers bear railways safety cess?

Malegaon on top in the list of 22 towns seeking district status: Maharashtra minister

Ancient DNA reveals genetic legacy of pandemics in the Americas

Contraceptive pills won't kill your sexual desire: Study

Mystery solved behind missing penis bone!

Women taking painkillers for long ups risk of going deaf

Now, a sleep disorder drug can help in weight loss

Sleuths colluded with Hindu terrorists, Muslims nabbed deliberately: Ex IG Police

Demonetisation a shock therapy to change business-as-usual scenario: Expert

Rs 2,000 note only a stopgap arrangement, will ultimately be withdrawn: RSS ideologue

Old Rs 500 notes not acceptable from December 15 mid-night: Finance Ministry
Delhi HC directs police to conduct lie detector test on JNU students

China seeks India's response to Pakistan's CEPC offer

Education & Career


UP-TET official Answer Keys released online, Check here to download

Delhi HC seeks CBSE's reply on plea for name change in certificates

RRB NTPC 2016 results of all regions now online; About three lakh shortlisted for stage 2 exam

NEET 2017 in eight languages including Marathi, Gujarati, Assamese, Tamil

RRB NTPC Stage 2 Exam 2016: Admit Cards released online, Click here to download

Meet Ansar Shaikh - Jalna auto-driver's son who cracked UPSC Civil Services Exams

West Bengal WBJEE 2017 on April 23; Online registration begins on Jan 5

UPSC declares Combined Medical Services Exam 2016 results, recommends 894 candidates

UPSC Civil Services Main Examination 2016: e-Admit Cards available for download

05 Muslims among 369 recommended for Maharshtra Civil Services

CAT 2016 results likely to be declared very soon

2nd rank Athar Aamir only Muslim among top 100 selected based on UPSC Civil Services 2015 exam

Owaisi's AIMIM opens account in Mahur civic body, Congress wins local elections in Kannad

Govt ignores Bakshi, Mohammad Hariz for new Army Chief, defends decision after flak

UPSC Combined Defence Services Examination (I) 2017 Admit Card now available for download

JEE Main 2017 : Last date for online registration extended till January 16

CBSE releases UGC NET January 2017 Admit Cards, Click here to download

Bihar board BSEB Class 10 Compartmental 2016 results declared online, Check now

Bihar board BSEB Inter Compartmental Exam Result 2016 declared online, Check now

Muslim woman knocked down, dragged along pavement by two haters in London

UPSC Combined Medical Services Exam 2016: 43 Muslims among 894 recommended for various posts

Israel's poverty rate highest in developed world

English, Maths to be optional; Engineers to work as teachers soon in Maharashtra

Education & Career

SBI JA/JAA Clerk Mains Examination 2016 results declared online, Check now

Supreme Court cancels counselling by private medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh

Reports now say RRB NTPC 2016 results will be declared by Oct end or Nov first week

Karnataka TET 2016: Online registration begins, apply before November 9

NEET-PG and NEET-MDS 2016 exam schedule announced

RRB NTPC 2016 Exam results in October, 2nd stage NTPC Exam in Nov/Dec: Railway Board

Technical glitches make Civil Services aspirants hard to check UPSC CS 2016 Prelims results

RRB NTPC 2016 Exam results to be declared on or before September 20: Reports

FYJC Admission 2016: Special Round 3 Merit List to be released online today

Maharashtra SSC Class 10 Supplementary Exam results 2016 declared online

Maharashtra Class 10 SSC July 2016 supplementary exam results to be declared Tuesday August 30

Maharashtra SSC July 2016 Exam result delayed, Will there be Special Round for admission to FYJC

UPSC: e-Admit cards for NDA and Naval Academy Sept 2016 exams available for download

Maharashtra HSC Supplementary Exam 2016 results declared; Check now at

Absolutely unblemished and world class: Zafar Sareshwala on Saudi handling of Haj

Stating that outsiders will never be able to appreciate or understand what Saudi Arabia has done, and is doing, to ensure the smooth flow of what is an unbelievably massive congregation, Zafar Sareshwala, the  ... More
Iranians flock to Karbala as Muslims move to Arafat to perform Hajj

Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais leads the prayers on Arafat Day, calls for Muslim unity

New Kiswa, embroidered with 120kg of gold, 25kg of silver threads, put on Holy Kaaba

Hajj 2016: Pilgrims perform stoning of devil ritual, King Salman in Mina to oversee security
Around two million Muslims from around the world move to Arafat for key Hajj ritual

With prayers on their lips, pilgrims stream into Mina as first leg of Haj journey begins

GST rollout possibility recedes toward September

CMAT January 2017 admit cards released online, Click here to download

UN General Assembly resolution reaffirms right of Palestinian people to self-determination

Discrepancies emerge in RBI, Government figures on printing and distribution of new notes

Haj affairs handed over to Ministry of Minorities despite opposition by Muslims

Ignoring the strong opposition by the Muslims, the Modi government finally handed over the management of Haj affairs to Ministry of Minorities. The Haj affairs, which till now were handled by Ministry of External Affairs, have been given under the charge of Minorities . ... More

Maharashtra HSC Supplementary Exam 2016 results to be declared today at 01:00 pm

Maharashtra HSC/SSC Supplementary Exam 2016 results likely to be declared soon

RRB NTPC 2016 Exam Answer Key released online

NEET 2016 - Phase 1 and Phase 2 results declare; Het Shah topper, Ekansh Goyal 2nd

Why residents want Trump's name removed from these New York high-rises

India forms task force to facilitate currency exchange for Nepal, Bhutan

Animal Sacrifice or Direct Cash To Poor People - The Upshot

Muslims are not alone who consume meat as a powerful lobby is trying to project. A huge majority in the world considers non-vegetarian food as their first choice. Likewise, animal sacrifice is not the monopoly of Islam and Muslims alone. Religious scriptures are testimony   ... More
Muslims earn peanut; Govt, Hindus benefit most from animal slaughter in India

Urdu World




Special Reports


Loud, blaring DJ music during Miladun Nabi procession takes life of Mumbai student

Revealed: Stress ups risk of heart disease, stroke

World Bank lowers India's GDP growth

Acer launches Chromebook 11 N7, rugged and designed for education

iPhone ranked India's most reputed mobile phone; Samsung, Micromax next

Cash withdrawal cap may not be necessary Janauary 1 onwards: Minister

Aghas of Haram: The elite group serving Holy Mosques in Makkah and Madinah

What if Railways mend snags earlier! Former PM Shastri’s poise vital now

Goa stops govt recruitment to implement 7th pay panel recommendations

447 crack National Defence Academy and Naval Academy 2016 Exam - I: UPSC

Muhammad second most popular baby names in the United Kingdom

Malegaon schoolgirl is Internet sensation after her speech on triple talaq, Muslim quota goes viral

Muslims elated as Athens readies for city's first mosque

 Israel president decries move to quieten Adhan, urges members to vote against bill

Minhajuddin becomes first Indian researcher nominated to European investigator programme

Jewellers claim 85-90% dip in domestic business, exports unaffected

With provision for women, Masjid Abdul Rauf could have been more impeccable

Report points to Iran 'weapon pipeline’ to Yemen

'Modest Fashion Show 2016' for Muslim women opens in Tokyo

Happiness in the 'Demonetised Nation'

Muslim Personal Law Board reaffirms its stand on triple talaq, opposes Common Civil Code


Haj 2017: Application process starts today, Apply before January 24

Islamic Finance

Reserve Bank of India invites suggestions on 'Interest Free' windows in commercial banks

The committee headed by Deepak Mohanty in its report posted on the RBI website on December 29, 2015 had recommended that banks open a separate window offering interest-free deposits and advances to address financial .. More

Islamic Finance to grow to $3 trillion by 2018: Report

Islamic finance has been growing rapidly over the past decades, reaching $1.8 trillion in 2014 and is expected to exceed $3 trillion by 2018, according to - a leading online platform for the management consulting ... More

Space scientist Anil Bhardwaj among six Infosys Prize winners

Tanzeem Ulema-e-Islam stages protest against Uniform Civil Code

Army Veteran dies on his way to exchange money in Madhya Pradesh

UN study charts extent of unregulated gold mining in Colombia, links to organized crime

Christian-majority Kenya to allow use of Islamic finance, join OIC

Islamic Finance set to expand in more countries: David McLean

Al-Hillal Bank rolls out Shariah-compliant MasterCard

Halal India launches online restaurant guide

'Buddhist' Cambodia mulls Islamic Finance to attract investment

'Prime Minister bats for Islamic Finance when away, ignores at home'

Rampant misconceptions about Islamic banking stop its growth

Shariah Portfolio Management Services (PMS) launched in Mumbai

Islamic Banking more than Muslims beneficial for India: British Advisor

Islamic fashion council introduces modest fashion designs to global fashion schools

LG launches dual camera smartphone in India; Price Rs 19,990, Battery 2,520mAh

New radio technology lets smartwatches use power from larger devices

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Google launches 'Artificial Intelligence' powered Pixel smartphone

With powerhouse specifications, both the devices have similar hardware under the hood. Pixel smartphones are fitted with Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 821 Quad core (2x 2.15 Ghz and 2x1.6 Ghz) processors, 4GB LPDDR4 RAM and run on Android Nougat   ... More
Rs 9,499 Xiaomi Redmi 3S Plus now available in retail stores

Coolpad Note 5 with Qualcomm SD 617 Octacore processor launched at Rs 10,999

Naureen Taj among 12 innovators to represent India at Intel Science and Eng Fair

Naureen Taj Qabeera T N of Lakshadweep is among 12 next-generation innovators part of the 'Team India 2016' to represent the country at the prestigeous Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) 
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  Uzma's solar-powered air conditioner among 800 projects on display at Science Fest

  Syed Sajjad of Bengaluru travels 3,000 km in self-built solar car

  15-year-old Jharkhand student develops jacket that helps the blind

Junk food TV commercials trigger unhealthy choices among kids

Turns out, virtual reality, treadmill training may prevent falls in elderly

Drunk women may engage more in unprotected sex: Study

Painkillers, antidepressants work differently for men, women

Want a better memory? Eat Mediterranean diet

Internet Saathi: Transforming lives of women through digital education

Household air pollution may up risk of heart attack

One woman dies every 5 minutes during pregnancy: WHO

Over 2,500 Indian kids suffer from brain tumour every year

Diabetes-heart disease, a deadly combination

Weight-loss surgery may improve sex life too


Reliance Jio, Civic officers issued notices over Telecom Tower Scam; JD(S) fast unto death ends

Five days after ten Janata Dal (Secular) activists went on fast unto death against rampant corruption in Malegaon Municipal Corporation (MMC), the commissioner sent  ... More

Malegaon civic body leased out land to Reliance Jio for peanuts, Auditor wants deal cancelled

  'Water Grace, corporators get richer while Malegaon becomes filthier day by day'


As Kashmir burns, Nero’s of Delhi durbar are playing ‘Vade Matram

The states like Uttar Pardesh (Northern Province) and Madhya Pradesh (Central Province) are colonial legacies. If we apply the benchmark of regional, linguistic and cultural entities these states do not have any rational basis ... More

Salafis risked their safety to condemn terrorism, British author finds after research

Rejecting the myth that Salafis secretly support terrorism while publicly claiming to respect the law of the land, a British author after an extensive rsearch of more than two and half years found that they are actually explicitly.. More

Muslim female entrepreneurs rule the show at first IMEN summit, Start-up showcase

A new initiative aimed at driving Muslim involvement in India’s startup and technology economy hosted by Indian Muslim Entrepreneurs Network (IMEN) in Pune    ... More
Pune to host first Muslim Entrepreneurs Network Conference on February 7

Without legs, Hijabi, from Urdu medium - yet a doctor, Roshan also has golden voice

Having lost both legs in a train accident, facing acute poverty, studying in a Urdu medium school and belonging to a conservative Muslim family. She would not have needed r  
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Una incident has bridged gap, opens the doors of Dalit Muslim unity

Somnath is the place which is also known for Advani's infamous Rath Yatra. The yatra began from Somnath on 25 September 1990, and passed through hundreds of villages and cities ... More

Una assault lifts lid on atrocities on Dalits in Gujarat

Ahmedabad Dalit rally calls for end to discrimination, oppression and political apathy

How police act and media cover murder and rape of poor in India?

Hearing their cries, Zahur’s son-in-law Zafruddin and his wife, sleeping a few meters away on the charpoys in the open, rush to the room. Both of them are badly thrashed. Zafar is in a critical condition. He has been  ... More

Faith beats time and heat as Rozedars in India meet longest and hottest Ramadan

Though challenging for the faithful who are fasting, Ramadan in summer however has brought cheers for those in air-conditioner and air-cooler business. Realizing the severe weather conditions, many trustees ... More

Ramadan 2016 fasting will be longest in Denmark and Sweden, shortest in Argentina and Australia

Fasting has positive impact on human body, confirmed once again

After LPG, Hyundai now launch Grand i10, Xcent sedan with dealer-fitted CNG kits

Meet the 'Gubbare Wale Chacha' spreads message of communal harmony in Kanpur

2015 In Retrospect

2015 In Retrospect: Start-ups, Digital India dominated IT growth

The software services and product-driven industry have been on track this year to register again a double digit (12-14 percent) growth in fiscal 2015-16. But the surge in start-ups and the Digital India plan have redefined the rules of the game," industry body Nasscom president R. Chandrashekhar
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2015: The deadliest year on record for American Muslims

The USCMO are: American Muslims for Palestine (AMP), Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA), Muslim Alliance in North America (MANA), Muslim American Society (MAS), Muslim Legal Fund of America (MLFA)
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2015 in Retrospect: Indian foreign policy initiatives - Lahore the showstopper

Water on Mars, new human relative made science headlines

Call drops to 4G: Full spectrum of bad, good for telecom

ISRO: A year of commercial launches

Mix of red, amber, green light for auto industry

From to drones, India enters new technology era

Blood and water cannot flow together: PM Modi tells on Indus Water Treaty

Blood and water cannot flow together, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been reported as saying while chaired    ... More

Act to designate Pakistan 'State Sponsor of terrorism' introduced in US Congress
Experts warn against using Indus Waters Treaty as a strategic tool
Shiv Sena takes a dig at Modi, says Pakistan PM now showing "56-inch chest"

Kashmiris deserve empathy and affinity, not ruthlessness, iron fist: Asaduddin Owaisi

Lambasting the government for its Kashmir policy and taking it to the task for the civilians killed and injured in the last twelve days, Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi  ... More

India lashes out at Pakistan over Kashmir; Asks it to vacate POK

Congress questions government silence on China’s Kashmir comment

MIDC comes to rescue of industrialists without power connection in Malegaon

Taking a swift and commendable action, senior Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) officials Tuesday visited the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution... More
Industrial area under MIDC, and without electricity - it can happen only in Maharashtra

Muhammad Ali laid to rest, Thousands line up to pay last respect

Muhammad Ali was buried at Cave Hill Cemetery in Louisville, Kentucky, after one last drive through his hometown in a motorcade ... More

Once a 'church boy' this is how Muhammad Ali became Champion of Muslims

Thousands bid farewell to ‘Ambasador of Peace’ Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali dies: Messages of condolence pour in from across the world

Indian boxer who accepted Muhammad Ali’s challenge twice is victim of govt apathy

Survival, not aspirations, key for over 65% Muslim students in Maharashtra: Study

Though enrolment rate of Muslim students, especially the girls, in Maharashtra schools has improved in recent years, an alarming number - more than 65% of them, worry more . ... More





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