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Car Mechanics Repair Chopper

Car Mechanics Repair Chopper

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Feroz repaired the helicopter in just 30 minutes after taking some inputs from the pilot. Kolhapur: Indians keep on doing extraordinary things, surprising not only the world but also themselves sometimes. One such example has been reported from Kolhapur in Maharashtra where a car mechanic repaired a helicopter recently, making it fly-ready in just 30 […]

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Muslim Man Leads Drive to Protect Temples in West Bengal

Muslim Man Leads Drive to Protect Temples in West Bengal

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yasin Pathan started his drive in the 1970s with an aim to protect the 18th century temples in West Bengal’s Pathra village. A 66-year-old Muslim is championing the cause of communal harmony by leading a movement to preserve temples. Retired school peon, Yasin Pathan started the ‘Save the Temples’ initiative in the 1970s with an […]

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‘Your Neighbourhood Muslim’ Social Media Campaign for Liberals to speak up

| December 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kolkata: Assailed by questions on their stand on incidents of terrorism perpetrated in the name of Islam, a group of Muslims in Kolkata has initiated a social media campaign that profiles ordinary Muslims and offers a platform to “liberal” members of the community to assert that “Muslims are like people of other communities, no different”. […]

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‘Progress Panchayath’ Launched in Mewat

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

By A Staff Writer New Delhi: The Union Government launched “Progress Panchayath” on September 29 from Bichor village in Haryana in what is touted as the NDA Government’s Muslim outreach programme, as a follow-up of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement to this effect at the BJP National Executive meeting at Calicut two months ago. Minority […]

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Kashmiri Youth Rescue Soldier Trapped in Vehicle

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Srinagar: Kashmiri youth rescued a soldier who was trapped inside a mangled vehicle which had met with an accident on Srinagar Bypass road near Lasjan area of the city, police said. An army vehicle veered off the road after the driver lost control at Lasjan and hit a tree. A police official said one soldier […]

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Urdu Learning, DTP Centres Set Up

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Chikamagaluru: The Karnataka State Urdu Academy started its 19th Urdu learning centre and Urdu DTP centre at Chikamagaluru, 200 kms north-west of Bengaluru on September 29. The Urdu Learning Centres run a six-month course in Urdu which enables a student to read newspaper on completion of the course. The Urdu DTP Centres impart technical skills […]

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Madrassa Modernisation Scheme – UP Govt. Enhances Teaching Honorarium

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Government has increased the teaching honorarium for teachers hired by Madrassas under the Madrassa Modernization Scheme in the State. The Central Government scheme named as Scheme for Providing Quality Education in Madrassas (SPQEM) provides Rs. 12,000 to post graduate teachers while graduate teachers are paid Rs. 6,000. The UP Govt has […]

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Sadbhavana Mandap near Ajmer Dargah

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Minister announces construction of a thousand toilets in the Dargah complex for pilgrims. Ajmer: A thousand toilets and bathrooms will be constructed in the Ajmer Dargah complex for the pilgrims visiting the Dargah. This was announced by Union Minority Welfare Minister, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on October 6. The Minister also announced constructing a Sadbhavana Mandap […]

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Hajj Pilgrimage Management Under Ministry of Minority Affairs

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Delhi: The management of Haj pilgrimage, including administration of the Haj Committee Act, 1959 (51 of 1959) and the rules made there under will now come under the purview of the Minority Affairs Ministry, instead of Ministry of External Affairs, as per the new rules issued by the Cabinet Secretariat. As per the decision, which […]

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Remembering Mamburam Sayyid Alavi Thangal

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

At a time when inter-religious conflicts are rearing their ugly heads across the country, Mamburam Makham in Malappuram district of Kerala has emerged as a symbol of communal harmony, by carrying forward the legacy of the Sufi Mamburam Sayyid Alavi Thangal. By Shafeeq Hudawi Malappuram: A week long spiritual interaction and food distribution marked the […]

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