Muslim cleric saves injured constable during anti-CAA stir in Uttar Pradesh
For Qadir's bravery, senior police officials, including SP Firozabad Sachindra Patel and IG Agra range Satish Ganesh, applauded Qadir for his "humane act".
UP: Muslim community gives over Rs 6 lakh for damages incurred during anti-CAA protests
Members of the Muslim community here handed over a ch...
Gautam Gambhir appeals for peace, says CAA not anti-India or anti-Muslim
BJP leader Gautam Gambhir on Friday appealed to the nation to mainta...
Citizenship Amendment Act not anti-Muslim: Rajnath Singh
Singh said Muslims are not included in the CAA as these three countries are "theocratic" and "Islamic" states and "in an Islamic state, at least those who follow the religion of Islam do not face religious persecution. May be they face some other persecution but not religious persecution because the religion of that state is Islam".
Uttar Pradesh: Landmark Ayodhya verdict, violent protests cap eventful year
Rape accusations against saffron-robed former Union minister Swami Chinmayanand and a life sentence for expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar for the 2017 rape of a minor in Unnao brought the law and order situation in the state into sharp focus. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party swept Uttar Pradesh again in the Lok Sabha elections.
CAA Protest: Shia Cleric Maulana Jawad appeals Muslims to show restraint
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 21 (ANI): Shia Cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawad appealed Muslims to show restraint. Speaking to ANI, he said, “Citize...
Muslim nations consider gold, barter trade to beat sanctions
Leaders agreed they needed do more business among themselves and trade in each other's currencies.
Muslim organisations hold protest against CAA, NRC in Chandigarh
Muslim organisations on Thursday held protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Act, National Register of Citizens at Sector 20 in Chandigarh....
Bulandshahr locals hand over Rs 6.27 lakh DD to admin for CAA protest damages
Handing over the demand draft to officials, a section of Muslims from the civil society handed over a demand draft of Rs 6.27 lakh to the Bulandshahr district administration to compensate for damage to public property during violent protests over the citizenship law in Uttar Pradesh.
Complaint against 1,000 AMU students for violence, damaging public property
The Rapid Action Force has filed a complaint against 1,000 unnamed AMU students in connection with the violence at the campus during a violent protest against police action. The students protested in a mass against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act. 60 students of the AMU were earlier booked by UP Police for rioting and damaging public property.
Act's main aim is to break spirit of Muslims: Maulana Syed Arshad Madani
"Not everyone without a document of proof of residence or nationality is an infiltrator. He could have been born and raised here, just like his father. This is as much his land, as it is of those who are asking him for proof," said Madani.
CAA doesn't alter India's secular credentials; opposition spreading 'misinformation': Puri
"CAA neither alters nor challenges rights of any Indian citizen, irrespective of religion, caste, creed, sect, ethnicity or race. The narrative that it threatens religious minorities in India is ignorance at best, & treacherous at worst," Union Minster Hardeep Singh Puri wrote on Twitter.
Citizenship law, NRC have nothing to do with Indian Muslims: PM Modi at Ramlila Maidan
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday sought to assuage concerns of Muslims over the amended citizenship law and the NRC, saying both have ...
UN ups 2020 budget, includes funds for war crimes probes
The increase is due to additional missions assigned to the UN Secretariat, inflation and exchange rate adjustments, according to diplomats. These include the observer mission in Yemen, a political mission established in Haiti, the investigation of crimes committed in Syria since the outbreak of civil war in 2011, and in Myanmar after the 2017 crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority.
From Moradabad to Hyderabad, Muslims worry about the impact of new citizenship law
The CAA fast-tracks citizenship for five non-Muslim communities in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, but the concern is in what it signals — making citizenship a matter of faith — and the kind of effect it will have on the ground for people who find themselves excluded from NRC. The law will throw a lifeline for non-Muslims, while the Muslims out of NRC would be incarcerated or relegated to non-citizens.
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