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NEET 2016: Suprem Court asks MCI to file response, adjourned the matter till Thursday
The Supreme Court has adjourned the matter on the entrance test for admission to MBBS and BDS courses till Thursday    .... More

Give states more time to adapt NEET, postpone May 1 medical entrance: MPs urge govt

NEET Phase 2 only for new students and those appearing in state CETs: Health Ministry
NEET, medical entrance exams conducted by states can go on as per schedule: Supreme Court


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Bengal, J&K join states against NEET; Confused students bank on SC hearing on review petitions today

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Assam Common Entrance Examination for medical students put in abeyance

Tipu Sultan: The Great Warrior and Ruler of India

Myanmar's Upper House agrees to debate proposal to end fighting in Rakhine state

RS Chairman Hamid Ansari rejects Vijay Mallya's resignation letter

US daily doubts if Sri Sri Ravi Shankar had ever been offered a Nobel

Nihal Bitla, the teenage face of progeria in India, dies in Telangana

Kashmir: Indian Army's Super 30 attains excellent results in JEE Mains

Unfair that Allama Iqbal is reduced to the level of few slogans: J&K Education Minister

Scientists discover three Earth-like planets with chemical traces of life

Three new species of primates discovered

Fascism In Many Hues: Attack On Judiciary

SC notice to centre, states on uploading of FIRs within 24 hours

Fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya resigns from Rajya Sabha

'India, Pakistan were poised to sign peace treaty, but US played spoiler'

JNU teachers to join hunger strike, protesting students' leader shifted to hospital

Stop pretending and solve real issues: Kargil war hero's daughter to India, Pakistan

Mayawati shrugs off Rahul, Priyanka as challenges for UP Chief Minister post

Sacked workers set afire Saudi Binladin buses in Makkah

Can’t allow China to 'rape' our country: Donald Trump

Fire in Dhaka’s largest wholesale market brought under control after two hours

Arab League calls emergency meeting Wednesday to discuss situation in Aleppo

Over 250 dead in nine days of bombardment in Aleppo

After petrol and diesel, non-subsidised LPG, kerosene and jet fuel rates hiked

Obama mocks Donald Trump, fellow democrats at final correspondents' dinner

Ruckus during Kanhaiya's event in Patna, two detained

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is MA in Political Science with 62.30 percent

Real Estate Act comes into effect from today

Amravati would be recognised as textiles city soon: Devendra Fadnavis

Saudi Arabian diplomat dies in Delhi as overspeeding bike crashes

Modi's image remains 'bright' but nearly half feels 'acche din' still a far cry: Survey

Palestinian calligrapher races against time to finish Ottoman-illuminated Quran

How the State makes Muslims pay for Hindutva terror

ICSE Class 10, ISC Class 12 results 2016 to be declared on May 6

Kerala HC dismisses CBSE appeal against order allowing Hijab for AIPMET-2016

Upper class economically backward communities given 10 percent quota in Gujarat

Demolish Adarsh; Punish bureaucrats, politicians and ministers involved: Bombay HC

MHT CET, KCET as per schedule; Maharashtra, Assam to seek review of SC verdict

After pressure from opp, trade unions, Modi govt agrees to 8.8 percent interest rate

AIPMET-2016 Dress Code: CBSE challenges Kerala HC order on Hijab

JEE (Advanced) 2016: Registration begins on April 29, Apply before May 04

Palestinian woman, boy shot dead by Israeli forces at Qalandiya checkpoint

UPSC Civil Services 2016: Preliminary Examination on August 07

Cow worship more to do with rural economy than religion: Union Minister

Over 80,000 Muslims including 59,550 undertrials in jails across India by 2014

It's none of your business: Asaduddin Owaisi to Najma Heptulla on 'loan offer'

Kohinoor diamond was given to Britain under Lahore Treaty, Pakistani court told

Donald Trump declares himself 'presumptive' nominee after sweeping five states

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton score major victories in five primaries

JEE Main 2016 results declared today; Registration for JEE Advanced begins April 29

Gandhinagar Municipal Elections: BJP, Congress win 16 seats each

MHT CET 2016: Link to download Admit Card active on official website

Saudi launches 'Kingdom is Muslims’ Destination' campaign to promote tourism

Kyrgyzstan hosts 75 memorizers participating in Holy Qur'an contest

More you deny me permission, more I will come to Uttar Pradesh: Asaduddin Owaisi

Living Reality of Muslims in West Bengal - Appeasement or Exclusion?

Forget about Iran-Pakistan-India gas pipeline, Americans will not let it happen: Envoy

US, GCC agree on Syria without Assad, fight against Iran's support to terrorism

Joint venture for speedy completion of Dhule-Indore railway line, 08 other projects

100-year-old rare copy of Holy Quran fetches $80,000 at Istanbul auction

Makkah Haram to be clear of temporary bridge around the Kaaba by May 27

Priyanka Gandhi demands 'unqualified apology' from Times of India

News at a Glance

Stop pretending and solve real issues: Kargil war hero's daughter to India, Pakistan

Gurmeher Kaur, daughter of martyred Indian soldier Captain Mandeep Singh, has posted a video on social networking site Facebook urging both the Indian and Pakistani governments to stop pretending and solve ..... More

Sacked workers set afire Saudi Binladin buses in Makkah

Makkah Civil Defense spokesman Capt. Naif Al-Sharif said the Civil Defense received reports that seven buses parked near the residential quarters of the Saudi Binladen Group were on fire. The Civil Defense managed to extinguish the fire. There were no injuries.   .... More

We don’t care about oil prices - $30 or $70, they are all the same to us: Mohammed

Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister of Saudi Arabia, who also heads Saudi Aramco, which controls the world’s second-largest oil reserves, two days before he launched 'Vision 2030' to reduce oil depdendency and ensure sustainable  .... More

Saudi Arabia announces 'Vision 2030' to reduce oil dependency

AugustaWestland Chopper Deal: Govt says takers must be identified, Sonia hits back

Implicating Sonia Gandhi and other top Congress leaders, the government on Wednesday said that the 'identity of the bribe takers' in the AgustaWestland chopper scam must be established. Congress   .... More

Subramanian Swamy being used by Modi for 'muck raking' agenda: Congres

News Pick
Kanhaiya Kumar to lead indefinite hunger strike against punishment to JNU students

Refusing to pay the fine imposed on him by the university, Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar on Tuesday said he will instead lead an indefinite hunger strike against the enquiry .... More
Umar Khalid, two others rusticated, Kanhaiya fined for Afzal Guru function in JNU
Narendra Modi govt all about 'selfies and jumlas', says Kanhaiya in Mumbai

Worst thing we can do is to make an enemy of Islam: Belgian Deputy PM

On his part, Belgian Justice Minister Koen Geens claimed that Muslims will ‘very soon’ outnumber practicing Christians in Europe. Speaking also at the EU parliament, Geens said: “In Europe, very shortly we’re
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In Kashmir, PM Modi asks local youth to carry forward India's growth story

On a hectic day-long visit to the state's Jammu region, Modi inaugurated a sports complex, a super-specialty hospital, held a public meeting and addressed the fifth conclave of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University at Kakryal near Katra -- the town at the base of . ... More

OIC condemns Hezbollah, deplores Iranian support for terrorism

Removal of Bashar al-Assad redline for us: Iran

Istanbul Islamic Summit to declare support for Qatar's hosting of 2022 World Cup

Misbehavior, donation added to the anger over minor’s sexual assault in Malegaon school?

Violent mob ransack school, attack police after sexual assault on 5-year-old

Hindus, Muslims in Indore amicably settle 25-year-old land dispute

Blind school teacher from Jharkhand writes Hindi translation of Holy Qur’an in Braille

Top British newspaper says no to using 'Mumbai', Sena dared to challenge the move

'Beautiful, Confident and Empowered' women celebrate World Hijab Day

In Assam, does 'D' stand for 'doubtful' or 'deprived' voter?

Sovereign Gold Bond scheme tranche 3 yields only 1,128 kg

California-based student Sonia Uppal empowering rural youth as India goes digital

Muslims deliberately left out of Maharashtra's list of national heroes: Court told

Why Raju Rai lives 1,980 km from home

Email copyright holder, Ayyadurai is legitimate father of messaging system

As Russia struggles economically, Islamic Finance draws more interest

More Muslims now believe Asaduddin Owaisi is hand in glove with RSS, BJP

Seven years in office, Obama admits this is a time of concern and fear for American Muslims

Two Bahrain varsity students develop cheaper, more durable cement

Urdu as dominant language in multi-ethnic Pakistan causes 'grievances': Unesco

Haj 2016: 7357 pilgrims selected from Maharashtra through computerised draw

Ayub Mohammed of Kenya nominated for $1 million Global Teacher Prize 2016

Why Mysore beat Chandigarh as India's cleanest city

Caught on camera: Israeli soldier seen shooting injured Palestinian

Young engineer wants to make science fun for children, help them with robotics

Only Indian Muslim girl researcher at NASA launches space outreach program

Born and raised in Baramati, Karishma Inamdar, the 25-year-old "Rocket Scientist”, was selected in June 2015 as Research Associate to join a team of highly qualified and selected researchers at NASA Ames Research. ... More

Triple-talaq against spirit of Quran, sayings of the Prophet: Tahir Mahmood

The triple-talaq is an absurdity that militates against the words and spirit of the Quran, and sayings of the Prophet, noted professor and former member of Law and National Minorities Commission Tahir Mahmood said here on Wednesday..... More

Angela Merkel rejects 'Islam not in line with German constitution' rhetoric

The anti-Islamic statements from the AfD were "highly dangerous" and aimed at dividing the nation, Carsten Sieling, the Social Democratic mayor of the northern German city of Bremen, told DPA. Sieling currently heads the council representing the premiers of Germany's 16 states.  .... More

Islam is incompatible with values of France: French Prime Minister
Ban foreign funding for mosques, Islamic kindergartens: German ruling party

05 Muslims among 369 recommended for Maharshtra Civil Services

Five Muslim candidates, including three females, are among 369 candidates recommended by the Maharashtra Public Service Commissioner (MPSC) for different government posts, according to State Services Main Examination 2015 results declared last week. .. ... More

Monsoon forecast sends India's benchmark equity indices soaring

Key Indian stock market indices soared on Wednesday morning, cheered by the official forecast that rains this monsoon season will be bountiful, as also on  .... More
Triple dose of good news for India: On monsoon, inflation, industry
India to get normal monsoon after two drought years: IMD

CJI Thakur breaks down in front of Modi, says you can't shift entire burden to judiciary

A visibly emotional Chief Justice of India (CJI) TS Thakur made a poignant appeal to increase the number of judges in order to handle the "avalanche" of litigations, to which Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was present at  .... More

Plea to UN to declare Ambedkar Jayanti 'World Equality Day'

Young voices from universities lighting nation in dark times: Harsh Mandar

AMU's Formula Racing Car ZFR 3.0 to be showcased at Asia's largest Motor Show

Islam has nothing to do with terrorism, violence: Imam-e-Haram Saleh Aal Talib

Muslim Women Personal Law Board head Shaista Ambar meets RSS chief

India shares sedition law With Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Iran

American Muslims are forceful factor in US Presidential Elections

Selfie craze is affecting Holy Kaaba

AMU Act 1920 clearly defines the varsity as a Minority Institution: Former Union Law Minister

Only 6 of 21 Indian cities surveyed financially independent

AYUSH confronts 'We don't recruit Muslims RTI'; Milli Gazette stands by its report

In three months, Israel more than tripled demolitions of Palestinian structures

Industrialist, injured in assault by 'activists' against pollution in Malegaon, dies

King Salman, Al-Azhar Sheikh lay foundation stone for Al-Azhar Islamic missions city

Facebook, Google's and Cisco Silicon Valley campuses face flood risk: Report

UNESCO says No to 'Temple Mount', Yes to using Arabic term 'Al-Aqsa Mosque'

Secretary-General of Palestinian National Commission for Education, Culture and Science Murad Alsudani said the Permanent Delegation of Palestine to UNESCO confirmed the issuance of the decision in favor of the Palestinian State, after it made considerable
.... More

Congress may pay price for rejecting Ajmal's call for Bihar like alliance in Assam

The first is the all-out effort that the BJP and the RSS are putting forth for winning the elections. The second is the Congress' refusal to agree to the AIUDF's call for a Bihar like grand alliance for defeating the BJP. That the Ajmal brothers have ultimately decided to  ... More
Forest Minister Hussain, 56 others in second list of Congress for Assam elections
Nehal Ahmed to be laid to rest with full state honours
Veteran socialist leader Nehal Ahmed dies at 90
Assam Polls: 30 candidates contesting in first phase have criminal background

Status given to Muslim women attracted Czech beauty queen to embrace Islam

Manmad-Indore railway via Malegaon-Dhule gets ministry's 'approval' one more time

Doubling farmers' income by 2022 will prove Herculean

Narendra Modi, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan hold restricted meeting

Pandit Nehru died due to shock of India-China war: Mulayam Singh

David vs Goliath fight: 26-year-old student union leader to take on Oommen Chandy

At 16, Arsh Ali is India's youngest archaeologist at work

Mamata's multi-pronged strategy to win West Bengal poll battle

When cricketer Irfan Pathan weds Jeddah based model in Makkah

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 Company (MAHAVITARAN)  ... More
Industrial area under MIDC, and without electricity - it can happen only in Maharashtra

Myanmar lifts state of emergency in conflict-hit Muslim majority Rakhine state

Why is PM Modi silent on additional compensation for Bhopal gas survivors?

Mathematical models calculate wave behaviour at all depths of sea

At Baltimore Mosque Obama tells American Muslims: You are Part of America Too

Maharashtra, Telangana sign historic pact on irrigation projects

'Secrets of The Kashmir Valley'

International conspiracy derailed India’s indigenous space project: Ex ISRO scientist

More than 30k sing 'Sare Jaha Se Accha Hindustan Hamara’ in Aurangabad

Bahadur Shah Zafar's wish remains unfulfilled despite promises by Indian leaders

Triumphant Trump does it again with a hat trick

'Aligarh': Another Attempt to Institutionalise Dangerous Human Susceptibilities

Owaisi accuses government of double standards, blames Irani for Rohith Vemula's suicide

Is PDP-BJP alliance over without a formal divorce?

Tea vendor mother takes Tripura Class 10 board exam with daughter

Powerloom weaver commits suicide in Bhiwandi - second case since October 2015

On campaign trail in West Bengal, Modi halts speech during Azaan

It felt like entire Muslim community is on trial, says Umar Khalid after 'date' with Delhi Police

Jordan recalls ambassador from Iran

Hurender Singh, four others revert to Islam during Zakir Naik's lecture in Malaysia

Once unknown faces in Bengal, they are now fighting to oust Mamata

Views & Analysis

AMU Minority Character, Judiciary and The Executive

Since the last quarter of the 19th century this institution began catalyzing the coming together of different schools of Islamic thought, accelerated their movement toward modernity and spearheaded the Indian Muslims' intellectual   
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Asaduddin Owaisi, Baba Ramdev and Hate Speech

In the talk shows which follow the RSS-BJP spokespersons deliberately begin the story with Owaisi, forgetting the statement by Bhagawat. In a holier than thou spirit Javed Akhatar chants the same slogan thrice to win the kudus from the sectarian and many other elements.  
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Is Mamata losing in West Bengal: Otherwise why stuff ballot boxes?

Narendra Modi is still the best bet for India

Hindu nationalists carrying forward colonial idea of demonising Mughals: Audrey

UP council results: Lessons for SP and BJP in one-sided polls

Kind of sternness Modi showed against VHP, others as Gujarat CM expected in Delhi

Goodwill for Narendra Modi remains, weak opponents help too

Indian Muslims praise, laud Narendra Modi - first time after 2002 Gujarat riots

Saudi Arabia: The vital factor in the Middle East cauldron

Slow progress in Modi's financial inclusion dream

Will PDP-BJP ping pong on government formation end soon?

Iran has history of organized anarchy; deadly attacks on diplomats

Four Muslim Latinas stand proud of their faith despite ignorance and hate they face

First Lady of Islam: Khadijah al-Kubra

Terrorists, Madarsas and Pita Sandwiches

Lessons from Fairy Tales

Ghalib is Delhi and Delhi is Ghalib!

Vast majority of extremism victims are Muslims: UN Chief Ban Ki-moon

The vast majority of victims of violent extremism and terrorism worldwide are Muslims and the objective of extremists "is for us to turn on each other [and] our unity is the ultimate rebuke for that bankrupt strategy," UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Friday. .. ... More

Haryana: Khattar government lets Jat agitation go out of hand

JNU: Ruling party's patriotic card backfires

There are foreign powers helping ISIS monetarily, says Saudi woman legislator in India

JNU Episode: Comedy of Errors glares at India’s Kashmir Policy

Maharashtra govt announces subsidy for self-financed textile units, Malegaon weavers rejoice

Charlie Hebdo 'Sketch Bombed' by Queen Rania for inhuman cartoon depicting Syrian kid

Seven years in office, Obama admits this is a time of concern and fear for American Muslims

Christian teacher wears hijab in solidarity with Muslim neighbors, suspended

Haidar Aziz, Javed, Karim, Firhad among 57 Muslims fielded by Mamata for 2016 polls

Ministers in Mamata Banerjee cabinet Haidar Aziz Safwi, Javed Ahmed Khan, Abdul Karim Chowdhury and Firhad Hakim are among the 57 Muslims fielded by the Trinamool Congress Party for the 2016 Assembly   .... More

Trinamool way ahead of its rivals in Bengal, BJP could get just one seat: Survey

BJP may have the last laugh in Assam
ABP-AC Nielsen survey predicts Trinamool victory in Bengal, BJP to draw blank

Assam, Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry to vote in April-May
23 millionaires, 58 with criminal charges in West Bengal first phase polls

Who should lead the United Nations?

Previously, there has been no clarity on when the selection process actually started or, somewhat unbelievably, who was actually running for the job. Also, there has been no formal job description and no real opportunity for substantive and open engagement with the  ... More

Rampant Islamophobia notwithstanding, Muslims are among America’s most model citizens: Poll

A day after the Bombay High Court ruled that no law prevented women's entry into places of worship, women activists were assaulted and prevented by adamant villagers from praying at the sanctum sanctorum of the famous 
 ... More
Muslim family, taken off US flight for ‘how they looked’, seeks apology

9/11 Probe: Saudi Arabia warns US of major economic retaliation

Saudi Arabia has warned the United States that it would be forced to sell off hundreds of billions of dollars’ worth of American assets if US Congress passes a bill allowing the Saudi government to be held responsible by US courts for any role in the September 11, 2001
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17-year-old Kunaal's school project on 'Child Labor' gets national stage

Hello Kashmir! 15-year-old Umar Nisar sets up an online radi

Saudi Foreign Minister in New Delhi, seeks to elevate ties with India during Modi's visit

Indian-origin engineer develops technology to double Wi-Fi speed

Miriam Wuolou, Pope Francis' heavily pregnant secretary, found dead

MIM candidate loses election in Bikapur, Asaduddin Owaisi's Dalit card backfired

Dedication to charity work won this Muslim man from Essex a trip to space

Terrorists use religion, but inflict harm on people of all faiths: Sushma in Bahrain

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh set to re-join alma mater after 50 years

Cricketer Nayeem shot dead in Kashmir firing was 'Gavaskar' to his father

Prime Minister Modi conferred Saudi Arabia's highest civilian honour

Among other notable recipients of this honour are US President Barack Obama, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Indonesian   ... More
PM Narendra Modi hails all-women IT centre as 'Glory of Saudi Arabia'
PM Modi gifts Saudi King Salman gold replica of the first mosque built in India
Your sweat and toil brought me here: Narendra Modi to Indians in Saudi Arabia
India-Saudi Partnership: Nurturing a strong legacy

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

Veteran socialist leader, former minister and one of the founders of Janata Dal (Secular) Nehal Ahmed who represented Malegaon assembly constituency for more than 30 years died today morning at about ... More
Thousands mourn as Nehal Ahmed laid to rest with full state honours
Nehal Ahmed to be laid to rest with full state honours
Veteran socialist leader Nehal Ahmed dies at 90

Sufi Conference or Plot to Create Rift among Muslims?

If the touch of Sufism is taken away from Persian and Urdu poetry then both will become an exercise devoid of any charm and very dry and tasteless. It were the high values of Sufism that rendered immortality to 
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Sufism is voice of peace, co-existence, compassion and equality: Modi

Hindu fundamentalism more threatening than Islamic terrorism: Ramachandra Guha

Jewish zealots mock, celebrate killing of Palestinian baby

Malegaon, Jalgaon spar over drinking water, MLA blocks National Highway

Big moral booster, says latest Muslim mentioned in Prime Minister Modi's speech

Sulaiman Al Rajhi, Azim Premji among world's top 20 philanthropists

Malegaon textile industry getting back on track after over nine months' recession

Prayers before take-off and sans alcohol: Malaysia launches Shariah-compliant airline

'Shaan-e-Pakistan' rechristened, moves from Delhi to Lahore

American film director brings tears, leaves people speechless by Holy Quran quotes

Similarity in Islam, Catholic beliefs making US Latinos to convert to Islam

Bosnian Serb leader Karadzic gets 40 years in jail for killing thousands of Muslims

Permitting beer, wine consumption gateway to hard liquor: Supreme Court

Saudi police thwart bid to celebrate 'Eid Milad un-Nabi' inside Masjid an-Nabawi, Madina

Georgetown University elects first Muslim Student Association President

AMU made me what I am today: Frank Islam at foundation ceremony of complex named after him

Proud to be a Muslim, says Catholic teacher after embracing Islam

Education & Career

MHT CET 2016: Admit Cards will be available for download April 25 onwards

The Government of Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test Cell will make active the link on its official website to download Admit Cards and Hall Tickets for MHT CET 2016 exams on April 25, 2016, it is officially learnt.
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MAHA TET 2015: Re-Exam of Paper I will be held on May 18

The Marashtra Teacher Eligibilty Test (Maha TET 2015) re-exam of Paper I which was cancelled after paper leak and was supposed to be held in April, will now be held on May 18, 2016, it is officially announced by the Pune's Education department Thursday.  ..... More

AIPMT 2016: Online registration for May 1 exams begins, apply now

The examination authorities have begun accepting online registration starting from Tuesday for All-India Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental Entrance Test (AIPMT), scheduled to be held at 10 am on May 01, for the 2016-17 academic ...... More

Telangana Intermediate results 2016 postponed, likely to b declared in few days

MHT CET 2016: Admit Cards will be available for download April 25 onwards

JEE MAIN 2016 Answer Keys released, CBSE admits to two errors

UPSC releases Civil Services Main Exam 2015 results, Personality Test schedule

UPSC Civil Services: e-Summon Letter for Personality Test available for Download

UGC NET July 2016: Online registration begins April 12, apply before May 12

Telangana EAMCET 2016 on May 2; Registration to begin in Februray

Admit cards for AIPMT 2016 will be ready for download April 07 onwards: CBSE

IIT fees more than doubled, but fee waiver for students from BPL families

Official Answer Key of MAHA TET 2015 Paper II released

Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET 2016) rescheduled

CSIR invites nominations for Young Scientist Awards 2016

MHT CET 2016 exams to be held on May 05

UPSC declares CDS-2015 exam results, Only one Muslim among 167 successful candidates

CBSE UGC NET December 2015 results declared online

UPSC Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam 2016: Apply before March 04

JEE Main April 2016 results likely to be declared on April 27

UPSC Engg Services Exam 2016 on May 27; Last date of application March 25

CBSE 2016 Class 12 and Class 10 results to be declared in May last week

Health & Technology

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) in May 2016 at 
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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

Weight-loss surgery may improve sex life too

"Limited research has suggested that bariatric (weight-loss) surgery is associated with short-term improvements in sexual function," said lead researcher Kristine .... More

Dust particles on Earth may have come from stellar explosions

Saudi hospitals become first to implant world’s smallest pacemaker

Scientists use micro-organisms to produce 'green' plastic

Jamia Millia Islamia to give degrees for sailor's in-service training

3-D heart, liver tissues that function like real organs grown

In a first, bionic finger makes amputee feel texture on his hand

03 Muslims in UPSC 2014 Reserve List of 126 candidates recommended for Civil Services

J&K Board of Professional Entrance Examinations BOPEE CET 2016 in May

UPSC releases e-Admit Cards for 2016 Combined Defence Services Examination I

Engineering aspirants for JEE now need 75 percent marks in Class 12 board exams

PGM/PGD 2016 CET Question Paper Booklets, Provisional Keys released

Maharashtra TET re-exam of 'Leaked Paper' likely to be rescheduled

Karnataka-CET 2016: Admit Card for May 2016 exam ready for download

CSIR UGC NET June 2016 tentative exam schedule released

UPSC declares Combined Defence Services 2015 written exam results

UPSC Combined Medical Services Examination 2016 June 12; Apply before April 01

Speculating media, CBSE silence on 'tough papers' have left students confused

CISCE to declare ICSE Class 10 and ISC Class 12 results in May

Supreme Court recalls order exempting private medical colleges from NEET

Urdu World





OJEE PG 2016: Admit Card available for download

Admit Card for Symbiosis Entrance Test Law 2016 released for download


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

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




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 notice to Reliance Jio Infocomm and order ... 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'


How does AMU Minority Status impacts Digital India, Start-up India and Make in India

In the equal societies, people are much more likely to trust each other, measures of social capital (the benefits of goodwill, fellowship, mutual sympathy and social connectedness among groups who make up a social unit) suggest  
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Modi govt to withdraw plea supporting AMU's minority status
AMU Minority Status: AG's amnesia, HRD Ministry's bias and expectation from Modi
Modi-fication of Minority Institutions
No compromise on minority status, say AMU fraternity, Jamiat Ulema in one voice
'Restoring AMU minority character will be correcting a mistake done in past'
Counter View: AMU/ Jamia Millia Islamia Minority Status not in National Interest

Bukhari meets Modi over AMU, Jamia Millia minority character, arrests of Muslims

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 last Sunday ended in double delight when it showcased the upcoming business  ... 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 any other excuse if she had decided to resign. Yet, fighting all odds and overcoming physical and language barrier  
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When Rape becomes Nationalism

Kushwaha said he was attacked inside the courtroom where he was awaiting the arrival of Kanhaiya Kumar, who was arrested for allegedly shouting anti-national slogans at a meeting on Kashmir in the JNU  ... More
RSS trying to pass their bigoted ideology as 'nationalism': Congress

'BJP goons' behind Delhi court attack, Cong says as Modi meets Opp leaders

Uproar over 'doctored' Kanhaiya tape
When lawyers turned vandals

Delhi MLA O.P. Sharma 'attacks' student, BJP says he did nothing wrong
JNU row pits Hindu nationalists against liberals


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

Nanomeds, combating dengue, 3D printing trended in India

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

Hollywood gave Indian films a run for their money

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The nearly month-long political flux in Uttarakhand continued on Friday as the Supreme Court stayed till April 27 the judgement of the state high court quashing imposition of President's rule in the hill state, in a major reprieve.... More

HC quashes President rule in Uttarakhand, asks Rawat to prove majority
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