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Archive for June, 2014

Smile to Make Your Children Happy!

Smile to Make Your Children Happy!

| June 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Happy Childhood: A Child Speaks Dear readers and educators, the more a parent is cheerful, the stronger his or her relationship with his children will be. “My father was always cheerful and his smile never left his face, even in the most difficult situations. This smile meant a great deal to us as it revealed […]

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Reaching Out: Christian-Muslim Dialogue Initiative

Reaching Out: Christian-Muslim Dialogue Initiative

| June 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

A two-week international workshop on “Islam and Interfaith Relations,” came up with glad tidings to the mainstream peace-loving Muslims and Christians. The event, organized by Henry Martyn Institute, Hyderabad, at Shillong (Meghalaya), brought together priests, bishops, pastors, students and scholars, to understand Islam and inter-faith harmony. By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi One of the baffling challenges […]

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Hindu Girl among Madrasa Toppers in West Bengal

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Kolkata: The West Bengal Board of Madrasa Education declared the result of High Madrasa, Alim and Fazil examination 2014, last month. Among the toppers is a Hindu girl, who comes from the Scheduled Caste Jiabandi village of Bankura district. Mau Halder was a student of Bogdogra High Madrasa who scored 719 marks. She hails from […]

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Work Starts on Girls Hostel

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By A Staff Writer Bangalore: Construction work for a Girls Hostel under the aegis of Hazrat Hameed Shah Dargah committee commenced here on May 23. Business magnate and Chairman for the India Builders Corporation, Ziaulla Sheriff has undertaken the funding of the project which will accommodate 200 girl inmates. Currently the Committee is maintaining a […]

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Seminar on Tipu Sultan at AMU

Seminar on Tipu Sultan at AMU

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Aligarh: “Knowledge is panacea to all ills afflicting the Muslim community. People with knowledge do not suffer any discrimination and earn the respect of all. The Jews have emerged the most powerful community in the present world just by dint of acquiring knowledge, producing knowledge and dissemination knowledge. Muslim students should fully focus on acquisition […]

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Obituary – Azra Mukhtar

Obituary – Azra Mukhtar

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Passing Away of a Tireless Social Worker by Maqbool Ahmed Siraj Azra Mukhtar, the architect of Mountain View group of institutions in Chikamagalur died in early hours of May 22. She was 75. A woman of grit and steely resolution, Azra and Mountain View institutions were synonyms in the region. A quality institution, the Mountain […]

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PEOPLE & TIDBITS

PEOPLE & TIDBITS

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Islamic Banking Award for Taqi Usmani, Rodney Wilson Jeddah: The Islamic Development Bank announced on May 9 Shaikh Muhammad Taqi Usmani from Pakistan and Professor Rodney Wilson from the United Kingdom as the joint winners of the 2014 International Development Bank (IDB) prize in Islamic banking and finance. The award comes in recognition of the […]

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Manufacturing Fear and Hate

Manufacturing Fear and Hate

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Lean takes us inside the minds of the manufacturers of Islamophobia – a highly-organized enterprise of conservative bloggers, right-wing talk show hosts, evangelical religious leaders, and politicians in the United States. The Islamophobia Industry How the Right Manufactures Fear of Muslims By Nathan Lean Pluto Press, London 222 pages, $ 17 Reviewed by Maqbool Ahmed […]

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Priorities for Modi Government

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The biggest challenge facing Modi is as to how to act in a manner so as to avoid divisive conflict in the society – this is dependent on how he acts towards the Minorities, especially the Muslims. By Rajindar Sachar The Public disgust with Congress (UPA) government of the last decade has seen it being […]

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Only 22 Muslim MPs in 16th Lok Sabha

Only 22 Muslim MPs in 16th Lok Sabha

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Muslim representation dips to an all time low By A Staff Writer Muslim representation in the Sixteenth Lok Sabha has dipped to its lowest so far at 22. Last Lok Sabha had 33 members. Surprisingly, Uttar Pradesh from where as many as seven to eight Muslims used to make it to the Lok Sabha on […]

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