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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


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High Court pulls up government for pellet guns, curfew in Kashmir

BJP wants Kashmir without Kashmiris, says Congress

VIP visits, public rallies for support to Dalits in Gujarat continue

Why obese women have uncontrollable urge to eat

Under scanner for 'inspiring terrorists', Zakir Naik applauds PM Modi's foreign policy

Commuters' call for better transportation services in Kanpur city areas

Extra care for new scooty turns 'doctor' a joker!

Communal clash in Ahmedabad's Chordi Darwaza area, Butcher killed in firing

Several killed in shooting at Olympia shopping mall in Munich

Turns out, boozing can cause up to seven different kinds of cancer

BJP seeks Mayawati's apology over Naseemuddin Siddiqui's comments

Does India need a Hindu Rashtra where Dalits, minorities are killed or distressed?

Muslims at bottom of higher education ladder; 'Supply side interventions' to fill gap

China International convention on Islam urges condemning religious extremism

Two Dalit youths beaten, urinated upon in Bihar, says FIR

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

Youth associated with IRF Foundation of Zakir Naik arrested

Lok Sabha passes NIT Bill, Javadekar pledges quality education for all

SpiceJet unveils Discount offer for students

Mumbai’s Siddhivinayak temple accepts stock market shares as donations

Stents included in essential medicines list

Scindia says there should be 'plebiscite' in Kashmir, then 'backtracks'

Modi government imposing narrow ideology, anchored in slick marketing: Sonia

Donald Trump officially declared Republican presidential nominee

BJP govt in Madhya Pradesh blames 'ghosts' for farmer suicides

Use English and Urdu only 'when required': Union Minister Uma Bharti to officials

Kashmiri Ph.D student attacked in Bhopal

UP BJP Vice-President compares Mayawati with prostitutes, sacked after uproar

Partial response to the Gujarat Bandh, Anandiben Patel meets Dalits

Hashim Ansari, oldest litigant in Ram Temple-Babri Masjid dispute, passes away

Hockey legend Mohammed Shahid dies at 56

Cow Skinning: Dalit youth dies, cop killed as violence engulfs Gujarat's Saurashtra

'Urgent need for India to reclaim 'national interest' from its national media'

NEET bill with private colleges under its ambit passed by LS; AIDMK walks out

Jharkhand man booked for forging Prime Minister Modi's signature

Top arrested officer B K Bansal's wife, daughter commit suicide

Who are we to decide who is a Muslim and who is a Kafir?

RSS link with Gandhi's assassination: Rahul will prove with evidence, says Congress

NITI Aayog, Intel India launch first 10 Atal Tinker Labs for young minds

Over 8,100 wilful defaulters owe banks over Rs 76,600 cr

New 'smart' thread paves way for next-gen implantable diagnostics

Anti-Trump revolt rocks Republican convention in Cleveland

State boards out of NEET ambit: Lok Sabha to take two bills today on July 19

India blames Pakistan for Kashmir unrest as valley stays calm

Emirates Islamic Bank posts Dh137 million net profit in first half of 2016

Israel sentences Palestinian journalist to 6 months in jail for Al-Aqsa video

Delhi University teachers end evaluation boycott after 55 days

Calcutta High Court judges object to change in name to Kolkata HC

Ganapathy suicide: Court directs registration of FIR against minister, Two IPS officials

Maha schoolgirl murdered after gangraped; Uproar in assembly, protests across state

Zakir Naik can never be anti-national, says PM Modi's Muslim aide Zafar Sareshwala

'BJP MP' Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns from Rajya Sabha, likely to join AAP

Free students from heavy school bags, urge guardians

Alisha Behura, Chattisgarh's 'Krump Queen', wins first Indian dance reality show

Three US police officers, one suspect killed in Baton Rouge shooting

Eating garlic can turn your breast milk 'garlicky'

Offer study of Intellectual Property Rights as elective subject: UGC to varsities

Muslim outfits rally behind Zakir Naik - 'a man of peace and harmony'

People’s Power defeats military coup in Turkey, 161 dead

Kashmir: Media locked down as one more dies in violence

Turkey unites, Parliament holds extraordinary session after failed coup attempt

Union HRD Minister Javadekar to felicitate poor meritorious students

Politicizing the Zakir Naik Controversy: The Winners and the Losers

Freedom of Speech only for Rushdies, Taslimas, and Yogis; Not for Zakirs, Owaisis

Now, Smriti Irani dropped from Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs

Bangladesh clerics give anti-terror sermon on Friday

Idea Cellular now offers upto 45% more on 4G, 3G and 2G Internet data packs

'Nice attacker drank alcohol, ate pork, took drugs and never went to mosque'

Turkey to send second aid shipment to Gaza before Eid al-Adha

Kashmir IAS topper lashes out at media for its 'sadistic propaganda'

Indian exports rise in June after 18-month declining streak

Petrol price cut by Rs 2.25 a litre, diesel by Rs 0.42 a litre

Out of jail, Hardik says will fight for rights of Patels

Pesky temper grows up due to delay in marriage

BarKing ‘Babu’ bends before Biwi

Dubai civic body prepares program to construct buildings using 3D printing

Down the road traverse people with golden hearts

Hyderabad court asks police to book Owaisi for providing legal aid to IS suspects

Sheila Dikshit named Congress candidate for Chief Minister in Uttar Pradesh

First digital student incubator launched in Kerala

Dangerous taiga tick spreads to Sweden

News at a Glance

Gujarat reels under protests over thrashing of Dalit youths by 'Cow Sevaks'

At other places like Ahemdabad East some groups of Dalit organizations tried to ensure bandh in local municipal and private schools. Barring some attempts of causing damage to state govt run buses and   ... More
Partial response to the Gujarat Bandh, Anandiben Patel meets Dalits

Cow Skinning: Dalit youth dies, cop killed as violence engulfs Gujarat's Saurashtra

People’s Power defeats military coup in Turkey, 161 dead

Broadcaster CNN-Turk was back on air, having been closed down on Friday night when soldiers entered the building and ordered journalists to leave. State broadcaster TRT  ... More
Turkey unites, Parliament holds extraordinary session after failed coup attempt

Turkish coup bid crumbles as crowds answer call to streets, Erdogan returns

Zakir Naik can never be anti-national, says PM Modi's Muslim aide Zafar Sareshwala

In a move which could be embarrassing for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the bogey of media personnel who is running a dubious campaign against Dr. Zakir Naik, Chancellor of Maulana Azad National Urdu ... More
Dr. Zakir Naik: From a liberal Muslim to Islamist

RSS link with Gandhi's assassination: Rahul will prove with evidence, says Congress

Following the Supreme Court observation on the matter, Congress Tuesday said that Rahul Gandhi will not tender an apology over his remarks against the RSS and will instead substantiate them with historical facts .... More

UP BJP Vice-President compares Mayawati with prostitutes, sacked after uproar

Taking politics to a new low ahead of the ensuing state elections, the BJP's Uttar Pradesh vice president Dayashankar Singh likened Mayawati to prostitutes while accusing   ... More

FIR lodged against BJP leader for 'Mayawati worse than sex worker' remark

News Pick

'Dadri Lynching: Court ordering FIR against Akhlaq's family a travesty of justice'

CPI(M) on Friday termed a local court order for registration of an FIR against Mohammad Akhlaq's family in Dadri lynching episode as a "gross travesty of justice" and asked the... More

FIR against Dadri victims: BJP questions silence of intellectuals
Dadri Case: Court orders registration of FIR against Akhlaq's family; Brother in shock

Life crippled in Kashmir Valley amid eerie calm and curfew

Separatists have appealed to people to offer funeral prayers in absentia for those who have been killed in the unrest. Curfew was imposed in the valley on July 9 to control large  ... More
Kashmir calmer as Modi, Mehbooba appeal for peace

Kashmir is burning and PM Modi was busy playing drums: Congress

30 of 84 killed in the French city of Nice attack are Muslims

The newspaper added that 20 of those killed were of Tunisian nationality, the same as the truck driver Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, who carried out the attack during the  ... More
Many Muslims among those killed in Nice truck attack
 Over 77 killed as truck rams into crowd in France's Nice

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

It noted that through its sustained but distorted propaganda on the social media, the IS has been making attempts to spread its nefarious designs and tentacles to various Muslim and non-Muslim countries, by seeking to recruit youth and enlist the support of fringe  ... More

Buddhist mob ransacks mosque in latest flare-up of anti-Muslim violence in Myanmar

This is not France: Kashmir Govt on DPS sacking teacher for wearing Abaya

In BJP-ruled Haryana, Muslim 'beef smugglers' forced to eat cow dung

Ramadan 2016: Meet the Turkish couple in Norway who fasts 22 hours a day

18 killed in truck-bus accident near Dhule in Maharashtra

Writing to Smriti Irani? Starting with 'dear' may offend the minister

China Ramadan Ban: Jamiat Ulema urges Muslims to boycott Chinese goods

Social media abuzz as Akbaruddin Owaisi, Raj Thackeray and Donald Trump share the same birthday

With a busted business model, oil economies head for the unknown

Moved by Ramadan prayers live TV from Makkah, British woman converts to Islam

Cambridge, MIT experts to help design and internationalise Indian syllabi

Pakistani father of 35 searches for fourth wife to have 100 children

CSIR lab develops 'Solar Power Tree' that can light 5 houses

British historian Catherine Hall rejects Israeli academic award

Peace Mobile - The Smarthphone that looks more 'Zakir Naik' than 'Islamic'

CSIR lab develops 'Solar Power Tree' that can light 5 houses

Tales from Secular India: Unity in Diversity Remains Impregnable Fort

Heat wave grips Maharashtra's Nagpur, throws life out of gear

Want to step inside your own paintings? Do it with Google's Tilt Brush

Pakistan-origin Hamza Yousaf, elected to Scottish parliament, takes oath in Urdu

Muhterem Aras elected as Germany parliament's first Muslim woman speaker

Sacked workers set afire Saudi Binladin buses in Makkah

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

Bosnia's Ferhat Pasha mosque blown up by Serbs re-opened

Temporary mataf bridge completely dismantled at Makkah Haram

Muslim labourer's daughter tops High Madrasa Class 10 exams in West Bengal

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

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

Vadodara Jama Masjid claims to have world's biggest Quran

Village where Dalits are not allowed to share salons used by upper castes

Muslims are victims, not perpetrators of hatred and violence

This campaign has begun just when the UK released the Chilcot Commission Report clearly telling the world that the invasion of Iraq was planned on false assumptions. Is the debate on Naik aimed at covering up Chilcot? Not only the 
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Initiate probe against Shraddha Kapoor... One of the terrorists was fan of the actress

Protests against Dr. Zakir Naik by Raza Aacdemy and some other little known Barelvi clerics notwithstanding, social media especially whatsapp is flooded with messages and appeals posted to show solidarity with the renowned Islamic ... More

June ends with overall rainfall deficiency of 11 per cent

The Northern Limit of Monsoon (NLM) continues to pass through Dwarka, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Sawai Madhopur, Gwalior, Lucknow, Pantnagar, Dehradun, Una and Jammu. It is expected to cover Delhi, Haryana and Punjab ... More

Pune, Nashik get good rains after dry spell

Rights body slams Hungary for “cruel and violent treatment” of migrants from Serbia

The new report by the New York-based non-governmental organization includes testimony from interviews it made in April and May with 12 migrants who said they were brutally beaten and abused by officials as well as a ... More

Rare celestial phenomenon coincides Friday Adhan at Makkah Haram, worshippers enthralled

Sitaram Yechuri warns against turning India into 'fascistic Hindu Rashtra'

Manmad to observe August 15 as 'Black Day' if water crisis, other issues not resolved

'Muslims should actively participate in politics for changing its pitiable condition'

Jeddah mosques opened for non-Muslims to get acquainted with Islamic civilization

No Haj subsidy is required if bidding for air travel is thrown open: Former Haj Consul

In Pakistan, Muslim villagers raising funds to build church for Christian neighbors

Meet 106-year-old Naseem Changezi who cautioned Bhagat Singh against British!

Two sides of Ramadan - One in Dubai and Indonesia, another in war hit Syria and Iraq

Mirza Ghalib's poetry a source of inspiration, says Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

Meet 106-year-old Naseem Changezi who cautioned Bhagat Singh against British!

SpiceJet joins Air India, Saudi Airlines and Flynas to carry pilgrims for Haj 2016

LeEco Le Max 2: Aiming to outshine rivals with powerful hardware, CDLA technology

$53,000 for hotel room overlooking Holy Kaaba, and people are paying happily

Micromax Yu Yunicorn: Sleek affordable smartphone for multi-taskers

MIT software lets you control smartphone with eyes

Owaisi accuses SP of plotting Mathura violence, demands high level enquiry

India's first president Rajendra Prasad's native village has 100 percent literate voters

Owaisi defends backing Hyderabad terror suspects, slams NIA double standard

This Ramadan (And Forever) Be A Good Wife

Umrah visas will be granted throughout the year except during Haj season

34 per cent Muslim children in India have no access to pre-school: UNICEF

The curious case of 115-yr-old light bulb

Buddhists go on rampage in Myanmar's Muslim village, destroy mosque

India celebrates Eid ul-Fitr with traditional fervour, feasts and fashion

Attired in their best, hundred of thousands of Muslims in Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Assam, West Bengal, Karnataka ... More
With women joining men for Eid prayers, Muhammadiya Eidgah in Malegaon stands out

Eid 2016 in India, Bangladesh on Thursday; Pakistan, part of India celebrate Wednesday

Plea demands ban on Gujarati book mocking PM Modi, Court refuses

US based IMRC provides over 48 lakh meals to poor and needy during Ramadan

After clashes, Israel decides to shut Al-Aqsa mosque site to Jewish visitors

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

According to the Textile Ministry data, India has a total of 22.5 lakh power looms. Of them, more than 50% are in Maharashtra - with Bhiwandi and Malegaon, two Muslim dominated pockets, having the
... More
Irani shifted from Education to Textiles, Jaitley sheds I&B; Akbar MoS External Affairs
'Unhappy' at move to Textiles, Smriti Irani fails to hand charge to Javadekar
Smriti Irani takes charge of Textiles; says new role shows PM's faith
AEPC optimistic industry will benefit from Irani's enthusiastic, dedicated approach

Reasonable grounds to believe charges against Sadhvi Pragya are true: Special Court

Virtually questioning NIA's clean chit to 2008 Malegaon blast case accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, a special NIA court here today observed ... More

Two Muslim girls denied Swiss citizenship for refusing to swim with boys

Objective of Zakat is to transform beneficiary of today into benefactors of tomorrow

Assam makes free first year college education for economically poor students

Party time on driving around on cheap fuel seems to be over: Assocham

Sanders to attend Clinton's New Hampshire rally, likely to endorse Democratic nominee

BJP highlights Muslim nations' recognition for PM Modi at national executive meet

Over 100 top Pakistani clerics issue fatwa declaring ‘honour killing’ against Islam

Kanhaiya accuses Modi of favouring those who financially paved his ascent to power

Hillary Clinton creates history, becomes first woman US President nominee

Rubbish piles up in Paris as pre-Euro soccer protests go on

BJP govt worse than Nizam, says Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut

India denies nod to Google to cover India through 'Google Street View'

'Govt using FCRA to target NGOs working to protect rights of marginal populations'

Bihar maidens bowled over by Tejaswi's road repair WhatsApp

SC hears petition that Jammu & Kashmir Muslims should not get minority benefits

SC gives eight week time to govt to response on ex-servicemen's plea on OROP

Modi govt reiterates its opposition to AMU minority status in Supreme Court

Palestine's ‘Spiderboy’ seeks to storm Guinness world records

Mobile phone charging facility at Masjid al Haram in Makkah

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

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

At Darul Uloom Deoband, Tauqeer Raza Khan says attempts on to malign Muslims

Amravati would be recognised as textiles city soon: Devendra Fadnavis

Palestinian calligrapher races against time to finish Ottoman-illuminated Quran

Govt approves National Capital Goods Policy, aims 21-mn new jobs

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

When cricketer Irfan Pathan weds Jeddah based model in Makkah

Prayers at Makkah Haram as usual after stampede left 18 with minor injuries

Prayers at the Grand Mosque in Makkah held as usual and with total peace with over 02 million people from all across the world offering Taraweeh prayers  ... More

3 million offer Taraweeh prayers in Makkah and Madinah holy mosques Friday

Millions from around the world converge on Makkah for Lailat Al-Qadr

What I lost in my life in past 50 years as a Christian, now find in Islam: Belgian woman

Converted to Islam at my own free will, says Pakistan’s Kalash girl

ISRO sets new milestone, launches record 20 satellites in a single flight

Muslim intellectuals voice concern over triple talaq; Demand codification of Islamic law

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

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

American Muslims are forceful factor in US Presidential Elections

High Court convicts 7 for murder in 2002 anti-Muslim riots in Gujarat

When is Eid al Fitr 2016 in India, Arab states and other parts of world?

Views & Analysis

Dr. Zakir Naik: From a liberal Muslim to Islamist

He has also been denied permission in some Indian cities to hold meetings. And more than once, the Darul Uloom Deoband, India's largest and oldest Islamic seminary, issued fatwas asking Muslims not to go by Naik's sermons and teach... More

Tablighi Jamat, The Powerful Muslim Movement of 20th Century, at Crossroad

This movement has been playing a central role in spreading Islam and reviving its core values among the Islamic faith holders, particularly in the grass root level, for last one century. It has a door to door approach from a humble peasant to a high profile intellectual.. ... More

Surely its different now but Muslims have never accepted homosexuality

Assam Election Results: Challenges to Pluralist Ethos

Brexit: Implications for India and World

Kairana Hindu Exodus: Electoral short sightedness

You can’t punish Muslims without punishing Hindus

Why does it happen so often to Indian Muslims?

Attempted Polarization in UP: Bogey of 'Exodus of Hindu from Kairana'

This is why Muhammad Ali was greater than his legend

Why NEET has become controversial?

What consolidation of banks means to Indian Economy

UP State Polls: Muslims to float common front to take on ‘communal forces’

Will Berni Sanders hinder party unity and trip Hillary Clinton?

Two Years of Modi Sarkar - Broken Promises, Sectarian Agenda

Decoding The Assam Poll Verdict

Tauqeer Raza Khan's Deoband Visit: Such an Opportune Time May Not Come Again

When Gods are threatened

Who should lead the United Nations?

In Muslim countries, Narendra Modi must look beyond diplomacy

Emerging Fascism In India: A Study

How the State makes Muslims pay for Hindutva terror

Fascism In Many Hues: Attack On Judiciary

Muslim-Dalit Unity: Dalits need to think beyond Ambedkar

Shhh……! Don't Talk About The Economy!

Mahatma Gandhi's killing was an act of 'Love Jihad'? Book claims so

Tipu Sultan: The Great Warrior and Ruler of India

AMU Minority Character, Judiciary and The Executive

Asaduddin Owaisi, Baba Ramdev and Hate Speech

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

'BJP MP' Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns from Rajya Sabha, likely to join AAP

In a jolt to BJP in Punjab, Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday resigned from Rajya Sabha, only about three months after his nomination by the government, as speculation raged that he .... More

In Indonesia and planning to perform Haj? Wait for 37 years before your turn comes

According to him, there are 3,500 travel agencies in Indonesia. However, only 668 of them are authorized for Umrah. Around 200 are authorized by the Saudi Ministry of Haj and Umrah to organize Haj. There are four airlines to .. ... More

Assam Muslim topper had won prize for reciting Gita; Father praises 'Saraswati' for son's success

Rezzak Mollah, Siddiquallah Chowdhury, Zakir Hossain among 07 Muslims in Mamata cabinet

Remove religious structures intruding on roads: Allahabad High Court

Billboards, free copy of Holy Quran to denounce violence in Orlando and other places

Gujarat island Shiyal Bet gets power after 70 years of Independence

Everything you do is laced with religious bias: Asaduddin Owaisi to PM Modi

Get to learn ‘Tolerant Islam’: UAE lawyer has job offer for Obama

30 Muslims including BJP's Aminul Haque in newly elected Assam assembly

Saudi Arabia announces 'Vision 2030' to reduce oil dependency

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

Everything you do is laced with religious bias: Asaduddin Owaisi to PM Modi

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

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

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

Former Inspector General of Police (IGP) Maharashtra SM Mushrif on Friday while demanding that the erring officers should be booked immediately alleged that the Intelligence Bureau (IB) and Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) officers were
 .... More

Is this punishment for the brutal killing: Zakia Jafri on Gulbarg society massacre ruling

Expressing disappointment over the quantum of punishment by the special court senetencing 11 to life and sparing others with few years in jail, Congress lawmaker Ehsan Jafri's widow Zaki Jafri on Friday vowed to . ... More

Gulbarg massacre 'Darkest Day,' says judge sentencing 11 to life in jail

Revisiting Gulberg Society

'Bias against minorities in India’s legal system is pervasive and endemic'

Gulbarg Society Massacre: Who Cast the First Stone?

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

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

Ghalib is Delhi and Delhi is Ghalib!

Terrorists, Madarsas and Pita Sandwiches

Is Unified Islamic Calendar possible? Muslim scholars debate at Hijri Calendar Cong

Muslim scholars from around the world have gathered to debate at the Hijri Calendar Union Congress in Istanbul if a unified and mutual Islamic calendar is possible. The congress, started on Saturday May 28 will .... More

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

Foreigners can now own 100% of wholesale, retail businesses in Saudi Arabia

MHA asks RTI activisit to prove his citizenship before disclosing Ishrat probe details

Foreigners in Jeddah, Jubail outnumber Saudis

Kanhaiya accuses Modi of favouring those who financially paved his ascent to power

In Pakistan, Muslim villagers raising funds to build church for Christian neighbors

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

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

Iran refuses to sign Haj agreement for second time

No Demonstrations, No Hajj: Iran's attempt to politicise religious rituals slammed

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

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

Lessons from Fairy Tales

First Lady of Islam: Khadijah al-Kubra

Education & Career

Aman Bansal and Riya Singh are toppers of IIT JEE Advanced 2016

According to the JEE Advanced 2016 Result Summary published by the IIT Guwahati Sunday June 12, Aman Bansal of Jaipur has ranked 1st whereas Bhavesh Dhingra of Yamuna Nagar and Kunal Goyal of Jaipur have ranked 2nd and 3rd respectively. .
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Muslim students are among Class 10 toppers in 09 districts of Madhya Pradesh

Three Muslim students have figured in the Madhya Pradesh State Level Merit List and eight others from as many as 09 districts have registered their place among toppers of High School Certificate or Class 10 examination 2016, results of which were announced today afternoon.  ..... More
Saumya Patel tops UP Class X 2016 exams; Iqra Maqbool, Umrah Mahmood rank 2nd

CBSE Class XII Compartmental Exam 2016 results to be declared in August 2nd week

RRB NTPC 2016 Exam results to be declared soon at

Delhi University 2016 Admissions: Final cut-off list released

JoSAA JEE Mains 2016: Sixth Round Seat Allocation released online

JoSAA JEE Mains 2016: Fifth Round Seat Allocation released online

FYJC Mumbai 2016 Admission: 4th Merit List to be made online today

UPSC declares written results of Combined Medical Services Examination 2016

JoSAA JEE Mains 2016: Fourth Round Seat Allocation released online

FYJC Admissions 2016: Mumbai MMR Third list out; Pune Third Merit list to be released today

Delhi Varsity Admissions 2016: 3rd cut off released, places still available at top colleges

FYJC Admissions Mumbai/Pune: Second Merit released today at 05 pm

NEET Phase 2 Admit Cards available for download/printout from today

UPSC Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination 2016 Admit Cards ready for download

SSC CGL 2016 Revised Examination to be held on August 27

JEE Main 2016 rankings out, Delhi boy Deepanshu Jindal ranks first

JoSAA JEE Mains 2016: First Round Seat Allotment Result Announced

Maharashtra TET Paper I June 2016 exam Final Answer Key released

DU Admission: First Cut Off list 2016 released, Ramjas wants 99.25% for BCom Honours

DU Admission 2016: First Cut Off list 2016 to be released on Thursday June 30

NEET-II: CBSE provides 'One Time Correction Opportunity' to candidates

FYJC Admission Mumbai/Pune: First Merit List Round 1 Results released

NEET Phase 1 OMR Sheet, Answer Key to be released only after NEET Phase 2

DU Admission: 2.5 lakh apply for UG courses; First cut-off list out on June 30

Punjab PMET 2016 results declared online

Telangana State Teacher Eligibility Test TS-TET 2016 results declared, Check now

Migrated from Pakistan, Hindu girl seeks govt permission to sit in Medical CET

Maharashtra HSC Repeaters Exam 2016: Online registratioon begins from May 30

College admission start in Haryana June 5; BA/MA students to get single roll no

WBJEE Engineering and Pharmacy results 2016 declared, boys outshine girls

Maharashtra Class 10 SSC Results 2016 declared today; Boys outshine girls

JEE Advanced 2016 results declared, available online for download

UP Polytechnic JEECUP 2016 results declared online

IIT JEE Advanced 2016 results to be declared Sunday June 12 at 10:00 am

Jharkhand JAC Intermediate Class 12 Arts results 2016 declared online

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

Ansar Shaikh, one among the 34 Muslims out of the total 1,078 candidates recommended by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) based on the 2015 Civil Service Examination for different government posts, is son of an auto
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My mother besides other things is the force behind my success: UPSC topper Tina Dabi

Tina Dabi, the Delhi girl, who has topped the UPSC Civil Services Examination 2015, on Tuesday, said she was sure about being shortlisted but securing the number one spot was something
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UPSC 2015 Civil Services Exam results declared; Tina Dabi, Athar Aamir rank 1st and 2nd
UPSC topper Tina Dabi invoked at convocation of women's college in Malegaon

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

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) recommends posting of the successful candidates on the basis of their ranks. Top ranked candidates are recommended for Indian Administrative Service, Indian Foreign Service, Indian ..... More
05 Muslims among 369 recommended for Maharshtra Civil Services

NIT fee hike from Rs 70,000 to Rs 1.25 lakh per annum gets Smriti Irani's approval

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

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

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

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

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

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

Official Answer Key of MAHA TET 2015 Paper II released

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

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

UPSC Civil Services 2016: Preliminary Examination on August 07

Madhya Pradesh Board HSC Class 10 results 2016 announced, available online

Tamil Nadu board declares Class 12 Plus Two results 2016 online

TN SSLC Results: 02 students with 499 marks share 1st rank, 50 students score 498

Karnataka PUC 2016 results declared, Pass percentage down by 3%

46 of 80 Rahmani Foundation students crack IIT-JEE Advanced 2016

Bihar board Inter Class 12 Arts results 2016 declared online

Maharashtra HSC Class 12 results 2016 declared online

Bihar board Matric Class 10 results 2016 are declared online

Karnataka CET Results 2016 declared online

West Bengal JEEDEC-2016 and JEHOM-2016 results to be declared today

Urdu World





OJEE PG 2016: Admit Card available for download

Admit Card for Symbiosis Entrance Test Law 2016 released for download

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

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

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

Karnataka SSLC Class 10 Results 2016 declared online

Uttar Pradesh Board High School Class 10 Examination 2016 Results declared online

Andhra Pradesh SSC 2016 Results declared today at 10:00 am

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

Uttar Pradesh Board Intermediate Class XII Examination 2016 Results declared online

Andhra Pradesh EAMCET 2016: Engineering results declared, Check now

Karnataka PUC Class 12 Results 2016 to be declared today

JEE Advanced 2016: Online display of ORS on June 01, Answer Key on June 05

CBSE releases Class 12 results 2016 online

Maharashtra HSC Class 12 results 2016 to be declared today

74 students of 'OIL Super 30' register success in 2016 IIT-JEE Advanced

Bihar board Class 10 Matric Results 2016 postponed, to be declared on May 29

CBSE Class X Results 2016, declared today, will be accessible on three websites

CBSE Class X Results 2016 declared before time, accessible on three websites

Maharashtra MHT CET 2016 Provisional Results declared online

Odisha CHSE Plus 2 Class 12th Arts/Commerce results 2016 declared online

Maharashtra Class 10 SSC Results 2016, declared today, will be available on six portals, through SMS

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

Jobs and Career

Work From Home: Opportunities and Benefits

Health & Technology

Eid al Fitr 2016: Moon committees in Saudi Arabia, UAE and Qatar to take a call after Maghrib

The moon-sighting committees in Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar and other Arab States will meet today i.e. Monday July 4 corresponding to 29th day of Ramadan in their respective countries after Maghrib prayer to witness the  .
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New moon sighted in various parts; Ramadan 2016 begins in India, Pakistan from Tuesday
Moon sighted in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait; Ramadan to begin in Arab States from Monday

Ramadan begins in Kerala from Monday

Ramadan 2016: UK Muslims set to break last year’s £100m record of charity

Eid al Fitr 2016 on Wednesday July 6 in Singapore; Saudi, other Arab states to decide soon

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

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

Want to step inside your own paintings? Do it with Google's Tilt Brush

Looking for a laptop under Rs. 10,000? Go for iBall CompBook

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

That toothpaste can clean up gut bacteria, cause heart disease

Now get Alcatel's 4G enabled 'Pop Star' smartphone for just Rs.6,999

Le1 1s Eco comes with more attractive offer during Flipkart's 'Big Shopping Days'


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'


Absolutely nonsense, Anjuman-I-Islam Mumbai President on Yoga Session in Ramzan

Vehemently condemning the malicious reporting by Zee News, Anjuman-I-Islam President Dr. Zahir Kazi on Wednesday denied. ... More

Anjuman-e-Islam Ahmedabad students practice Yoga to help with Ramzan fast

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   ... 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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I am an NRI and need to be away from India, says Zakir Naik on Skype from Madinah

Hinting that he would not be returning bck to India soon, famous televangelist Dr. Zakir Naik on Friday while talking to media .... More
Campaign against Zakir Naik attempt to bully Indian Muslims as a whole: Lead outfits

Zakir Naik's press meet cancelled - again due to last-minute call by venue owners

Didn't report Naik inspired terrorists, Stands corrected on Malaysia ban: Daily Star

Dr. Zakir Naik seeks support through Twitter, Facebook against 'media trials'

Zakir Naik row: Shameful act by govt to attain political mileage, says Congress
How about Sri Sri sharing stage with Zakir Naik, Rajnath Singh meeting Pragya Thakur: Digvijaya Singh
Maharashtra orders police probe into Dr. Zakir Naik's speeches, writings

Two online petitions: One demands Naik's arrest, other wants campaign against him stopped

Solidarity march, Supports pour in for Dr Zakir Naik

Initiate probe against Shraddha Kapoor... One of the terrorists was fan of the actress

Not enough evidence against Dr. Zakir Naik: Maharashtra State Intelligence

Owaisi's AIMIM wants media trial of Dr. Zakir Naik stopped immediately

Get Reliance 4G LTE powered LYF Flame 4 smartphone for just Rs.3,999

Why world's first 17-inch, 2-in-1 Dell laptop caught the eyes at Computex 2016

LeEco forays into retail stores after receiving huge response on Flipkart online sales

Researchers create 'Virtual heart' to help fight cardio-vascular diseases

17 per cent Indian pregnant women suffer from obesity, diabetes

New test for faster detection of pathogens in lungs

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

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

From EDM to heavy metal: International music left India grooving

Globe-trotter Narendra Modi has his sight set on foreign policy

Time to make India free of Muslims: VHP leader Sadhvi Prachi

Prachi had often been in the news for asking people to boycott films of Bollywood Khans and demanding a CBI probe into all Muslim educational institutions including Aligarh Muslim University and madrasas
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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

72-year-old Haroon Yaseen Khan, in boxing since he was 12, exhibited courage and determination to jump into the ring and face Muhammad Ali’s punches in Mumbai at the time when others were unwilling and reluctant .
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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 about their survival, constitutional .. ... More





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