Paris raps Pakistan over Alvi remarks on French Muslims
Addressing a conference on religion on Saturday, Alvi said: "When you see that laws are being changed in favour of a majority to isolate a minority, that is a dangerous precedent."
France votes on anti-radicalism bill that worries Muslims
The bill is part of broader French efforts to fight extremism in recent years that ...
JNU sedition case: Delhi court takes cognisance of chargesheet against Kanhaiya Kumar, others
Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar and other...
Your protest has brought new ray of hope: Maulana Sajjad Nomani to farmers
The ongoing farmers' protest against the three farm laws has brought a new ray of hope against injustice in the country, Maulana Sajjad Nomani said on Monday. The spokesperson of All India Muslim Personal Law Board was speaking at the Singhu border, one of the major sites of the farmers' agitation.
AIMPLB moves SC opposing plea seeking uniform grounds of maintenance and alimony
The AIMPLB opposed advocate and BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay's plea on the basis that personal laws cannot be tested on the anvil of Articles 14, 15, 21 and 44 of the Constitution.
Over 67% prison inmates Hindu, nearly 18% Muslim: Govt data
The prison statistics presented by Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy last week in Parliament were based on a compilation of data by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) updated till December 31, 2019.
Gujarat local polls: BJP fields 31 Muslim candidates in Bharuch
Bharuch district, with a sizable number of Muslim voters, will see elections to the district panchayat, nine taluka (tehsil) panchayats and four municipalities.
Farmers’ agitation helping Jats and Muslims mend fences
The relationship between the two traditional allies had soured after the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, helping the BJP gain ground in the region. The Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) is helping bridge the gap between the two communities as its functionaries come from both Jat and Muslim communities.
On attaining puberty, Muslim girl can marry anyone by law: Punjab and Haryana High Court
A bench of Justice Alka Sarin gave the verdict relying on various court rulings and the article 195 in 'Principles of Mohammedan Law', an authoritative textbook by prominent Muslim personal law jurist Sir Dinshah Fardunji Mulla.
I'm proud to be an Indian Muslim: Ghulam Nabi Azad
Azad said, "I never visited Pakistan but I know the problems and circumstances in that country and I hope those problems do not come to haunt the Muslims of India and after seeing the fate of Muslims in many countries I feel proud of being a Hindustani Muslim."
BJP's Assam strategy: Disregard Miya Muslims, re-doing NRC lists and rally in key areas
The party is making its presence felt in key pockets like the latest visit planned by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on February 6 to the tea estates of Assam. Over 8 lakh tea workers will be provided Rs 3000 each through direct benefit transfer wooing the tea tribes, a crucial support base for the BJP in Assam, who are a determining factor in at least 30 assembly seats.
Areas dominated by Miya muslim will not vote for BJP in assembly polls: Himanta Biswa Sarma
Sarma advised all the regional parties and congress party to come together and fight election against BJP.
Mamata created Hindu-Muslim divide, did more harm than good to Muslims: Abbas Siddiqui
The 34-year-old cleric is trying to forge an alliance with the Congress-CPI(M) combine as also the AIMIM of Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi ahead of the assembly polls, after the TMC gave him the cold shoulder.
TMC minister hits out at ISF, says Muslim voters will choose security
“Muslims of the state know it is the election of their future, of their children's future. One mistake can cost them a lot. The main issue this time for the community is security and shelter,” Chowdhury told ET.
Samajwadi Party now trying to get rid of pro-muslim image
Addressing a press conference, Yadav announced that if elected to power, the party’s government would beautify Chitrakoot, develop the Lakshman Pahadi on an international level and give pension to artists involved in Ramlila, without any discrimination on the basis of religion or caste.