India  /  Published 27.04.22

Syllabus Project Part 2: Vedas

The Centre is planning to introduce excerpts from the Vedas in different syllabi in schools as part of a follow-through step after dropping several chapters on topics such as the rise of Islam and the...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.04.22

Rise of Islam out of CBSE texts

Class XI students of CBSE schools will not be required to study chapters on the rise of Islam or Mughal-era manuscripts in history this year, nor will Class XII pupils be needed to take up “pove...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 17.04.22

Grim future

There is a strong case to be made that we are passing through the most difficult phase for Muslims in independent India. Being in the crosshairs of the dominant party of the country is a bad place to ...
By Asim Ali

India  /  Published 16.04.22

Valley Pandits voice concern

Kashmiri Pandits on Friday said renewed attempts were afoot to drive out those community members who had stayed back during the exodus in 1990 and have pointed fingers at “vicious and ill-minded...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 08.04.22

Produce more kids: Seer to Hindus

Controversial seer Yati Narsinghanand, who is out on bail in the Haridwar hate speech case, has urged Hindus to produce more children to prevent the country from becoming Hindu-less in the coming deca...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mathura


West Bengal  /  Published 28.03.22

Bogtui carnage: Statements recorded

The CBI on Sunday recorded the statements of five persons arrested in connection with the March 21 massacre at Bogtui village in Birbhum district as well as three women who were in hospital after bein...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Rampurhat

World  /  Published 20.03.22

'Do not disrupt OIC meet'

  Pakistan's Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid on Sunday warned the opposition leaders not to disrupt the OIC meeting here as he termed it a matter of national security, amid opposition threat...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Islamabad

India  /  Published 16.03.22

Karnataka High Court upholds hijab ban

Karnataka High Court on Tuesday upheld the ban on the hijab in classrooms, ruling that wearing the headscarf is not an essential religious practice in Islam and uniform is a reasonable restriction on ...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

News  /  Published 12.03.22

Bengali version of population book busts Muslim growth myth

Between 1951 and 2011 Census, a net increase in the Muslim population in India was 13.6 crore. That of Hindus was 67.6 crore The fertility rate, the number of children a woman would have in her lif...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Events  /  Published 19.02.22

I wanted to tackle misconceptions about Islam among non-Muslims and Muslims: Ghazala Wahab

A round of questions and animated observations from the audience ensued, touching upon everything from the Kashmir issue, to the fight from within the Muslim community against prejudice, communalism a...
By Nayantara Mazumder


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