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Archive for August, 2013

Aaghaz Foundation Supports Orphans Living in a Graveyard

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lucknow: Aaghaz Foundation, a Lucknow based education initiative, has stepped forward to support five poor orphan Muslim children who have taken refuge in a graveyard in Pratapgarh, after the death of their parents due to AIDS. Fearing that others may contract the virus, the children were forced out of Jamua village three months ago by […]

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Anna sounds vague on Muslim issues

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

A tete-a-tete with Anna Hazare fails to impress the Urdu scribes in the Capital. By Abdul Bari Masoud New Delhi: Social activist Anna Hazarae miserably failed to impress the Urdu journalists as he was evasive on minority issues. In a bid to garner the support of the Muslim community to his ‘Jan Chetna Morcha’, which […]

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Quwathul Islam Group of Institutions

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Quwathul Islam Group of Institutions has started Quwathul islam Evening PU Colleges at its campus on the Borebank Road, Benson Town, Bangalore. The group which completes 60 years, already runs Quwathul Islam High School and a Degree college in the same campus.

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350 Scholarships by Noor Baitul Mal

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By A Staff Writer Bangalore: The Noor Baitul Mal which was started in 2002 distributed scholarships among 350 students to the tune of Rs. 3.5 lakh at a function organised on July 7. Most of the students belong to underprivileged sections residing in Bismillahnagar, Guruppanpalya, Suddugonda Palya and Balaji Nagar. Working under the aegis of […]

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Govt-Aided Teacher’s Post in UP – Madrassas Sell Teachers’ Post

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Announcement of Government grants for 75 madrassas in first phase in Uttar Pradesh has triggered a rat race among the managements to corner the teachers’ position for their kith and kin. But while jockeying for salaried positions, the managements are manipulating the record and denying the benefit to the old and experienced staffers who have […]

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Post Matric Scholarships

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By A Staff Writer Bangalore/New Delhi: Directorate of Minorities has invited applications from students belonging to Minorities for scholarships for post-Matric courses like PUC 1st and 2nd year, ITI, JOC, Plytechnic, Diploma, Paramedical Diploma, D.Ed. D. Pharma, Graduation—BA, B.Sc, B.Com, BBM, BCA, BSW, B.Ed, B. P.Ed. B. Libsc, post graduation—MA, M.Sc, M.Com, MSW, M.Ed. M. […]

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An Appeal from Rampur

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Saba Mahboob Shamsi is 27 years old and lives with her parents and two brothers in a two -room house in the by-lanes of Rampur in Uttar Pradesh. Saba is suffering from myasthenia gravis which is a chronic auto-immune neuromuscular disease characterized by varying degrees of weakness of the skeletal muscles of the body. Saba […]

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Appeal for Help

Appeal for Help

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Tanveer Fathima,33 years, wife of Muhammad Umar, a new convert to Islam has suffered multiple fractures due to an accidental fall. She is admitted into St. John’s Medical College Hospital for treatment since June 4. The treatment expenses bill is estimated to be around Rs. 150,000. Muhammad Umar has appealed for donation to meet the […]

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For a Neighbour-Friendly Ramadan

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I agree with these suggestions by Maqbool Ahmed Siraj. The crux of the matter is we miss civility when we practice the teachings of Islam. The problem of loudspeaker is a very common one in Muslim localities. Different factions compete with each other to make them heard and thereby irritating even Muslims. If you object […]

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Forbesganj Firing Inquiry

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It is two years since four innocent Muslims were killed in police firing in Forbesganj on June 3, 2011. The judicial commission set up by the State Government is yet to submit its report to the Government. The Commission headed by Justice Madhrendra Sharan has his office in Patna. Due to the lethargic pace of […]

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