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Archive for September, 2017

A Mushaira for Non-Muslims to Recite their Urdu Works

A Mushaira for Non-Muslims to Recite their Urdu Works

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

By  Zeeshan Shaikh Residents of Bhiwandi have taken a step to celebrate India’s composite literary tradition, where Hindu writers have enriched the Urdu language. The “Bazm-E-Yaaraan-E-Adab” (gathering of lovers of literature), a social organisation floated by late Bhiwandi corporator Balkrishna Mukund Mali, is set to hold a mushaira, in which only non-Muslim Urdu writers will […]

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“Had it Not Been for Muslims, We would have Died”: Saints Injured in Utkal Express

“Had it Not Been for Muslims, We would have Died”: Saints Injured in Utkal Express

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

By Ishita Bhatia Meerut: “I remember my head bumping into the seat in front of me, throwing me at least two feet forward. I was in pain and could here screams from all directions. Honestly, if it hadn’t been for Muslims in the area who rushed to the spot and pulled us out of the […]

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AMU Student to Represent India in International Roller Sports in China

AMU Student to Represent India in International Roller Sports in China

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Aligarh: Nayeemur Rahman, a class 10 student of Syedna Tahir Saifuddin School, Aligarh Muslim University will represent India in the World Roller Games 2017 organized by the Federation of International Roller Sports (FIRS) from 27 August to 10 September 2017, in Nanjing city of Republic of China. Rahman is the only player from AMU to represent India in […]

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AMU Scholar Bags First Prize at YPC 2017

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Aligarh: AMU research scholar Farhana Zaidi from Department of Physics received the first prize from the Indian Physical Society (IPS) for her paper on ‘Nuclear Medium Effects in Neutrino Nucleus Scattering at J Lab and Minerva Energies’ at the 35th Young Physicists’ COLLOQIUM (YPC 2017), Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata. The second and third prizes […]

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Instant Triple Talaq is Un-Islamic

Instant Triple Talaq is Un-Islamic

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

My advice to Hanafi Muslims is to take the Supreme Court’s verdict as a reminder and review their practice. By Maulana Wahiduddin Khan As an Islamic scholar, I would say that the Supreme Court’s judgment delivered on August 22, striking down instant triple talaq as being unconstitutional – is totally right. Triple talaq is not […]

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First  Woman Head Chef in Riyadh Hotel

First Woman Head Chef in Riyadh Hotel

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Dhoha Abdullah has become the first Saudi female chef in Saudi Arabia, where she’s become a head chef at a hotel in Riyadh. Dhoha, who holds a Master’s Degree in social services, began to improve her cooking skills after her family encouraged her and told her she cooked better food than hotels and restaurants did. […]

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Jamiat Organises Aman March

Jamiat Organises Aman March

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Jamiat Ulama-e-Hind, led a countrywide peace march–‘Aman March’ on August 13 to spread the message of communal harmony. The peace march was held in 800 cities across India and had participants from not only the Muslim community, but from all sections of the society. Apart from the major cities like Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Pune, Chennai, […]

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Muslims Participate  in Gujarat Flood Relief Work

Muslims Participate in Gujarat Flood Relief Work

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

In flood-clad town of Dhanera in Banaskantha (Gujarat), 64 people have lost their lives to floods recently. Considered as a Hindu-dominated town, some 3,500 Muslims from Dhanera, Deesa, Palanpur and nearby villages gathered under the banner of Jamiatul-Ulama-i Hind, to aid the town, cleaning places of worship and residence alike, after waters started receding slowly. […]

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Sanskrit Lessons for Aspiring Islamic Scholars

Sanskrit Lessons for Aspiring Islamic Scholars

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

K K Yatheendran teaches Sanskrit at the Academy of Sharia and Advanced Studies Thrissur (Kerala): An Islamic institution in Kerala is setting a fine example of inter-cultural understanding in the cultural capital of the state by teaching  Sanskrit. The Academy of Sharia and Advanced Studies (ASAS), which trains students to become scholars and madrasa teachers, provides […]

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NGO Sets up Napkin Unit

NGO Sets up Napkin Unit

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Benazeer Baig who has been running the Excellent School and the vocational training centre for over two decades, informed that the napkins would be using organic material like wood pulp and will minimize the wrapping plastic. Bengaluru: The Raza Education and Welfare Society has set up a sanitary napkin manufacturing unit to engage women trained […]

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