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Haj Subsidy Abolished – Muslim Organisations, Scholars Welcome Centre’s Decision

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Sajid Inamdar Pune: The Centre’s decision to abolish the Haj subsidy, , has been welcomed by Muslim scholars and organisations in the city, who said the move was a “much-awaited” one. In the past, a section of the Muslim community had called the subsidy, worth almost Rs 700 crore every year, a ‘blot’, as […]

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IMRC Distributes Blankets among 5,400 Families across India

IMRC Distributes Blankets among 5,400 Families across India

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Following a sharp dip in temperature, Indian Muslim Relief & Charities (IMRC) and its implementation partner, Sahayata Trust in Hyderabad distributed blankets among 5400 families and warm clothes among 1000 individuals across various cities and villages in different states of India. In Uttar Pradesh, 200 blankets were distributed in Najeebabad, 500 in Aligarh, 300 in […]

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Muslim Group Supports Move to Control Loudspeaker Noise

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Indian Muslims for Secular Democracy (IMSD) supported the Allahabad High Court-prompted move by the Uttar Pradesh government to control noise pollution in the state. IMSD believes the use of loudspeakers in religious places and elsewhere during religious occasions is not an issue of faith. Often it is simply a matter of competitive religiosity between and […]

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Qaum e Abbasiyan – Austerity Marks Mass Marriage

Qaum e Abbasiyan – Austerity Marks Mass Marriage

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Forty two couples were united in wedlock in a solemn ceremony sans musical band and dances. Jodhpur: Forty two couples of Abbasiya community here were united in a wedlock in a mass marriage in an austere ceremony here on January 14. All the members of the 15,000 strong community in the city attended the Nikah […]

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AFMI Conference at Jodhpur – Ministry to Confer Awards for Education

AFMI Conference at Jodhpur – Ministry to Confer Awards for Education

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Minister Mukhatar Abbas Naqvi announces special award for persons engaged in promoting education among minorities at the AFMI conference at Jodhpur By A Staff Writer Jodhpur: The Ministry for Minority Welfare will honour people who have made outstanding contribution in the field of promoting education among minorities on October 15, 2018, the birth anniversary of […]

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‘Anmol Sahara’ – Old Age Home for Ladies Opened

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Bengaluru: ‘Anmol Sahara’, a home for the aged women was inaugurated on November 24 on Shampur Main Road. It has been set up by M. D. Group and Zubaida Sulaiman Educational and Charitable Trust. The Home occupying a full floor of an apartment has capacity to accommodate around two dozen inmates. It has a warden […]

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Biography of Mirza Ismail Released

Biography of Mirza Ismail Released

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Nonagenarian Scholar Prof. Sheik Ali Publishes his 55th Book By A Staff Writer Mysuru: “Sir Mirza M. Ismail: A Great Administrator”, a biography of late Mysore Dewan Sir Mirza Ismail is the latest of the books penned by Prof. B. Sheik Ali, former vice chancellor of Mangalore and Goa Universities. The biography spread over 322 […]

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Books on Indian Muslims’ Contribution to Freedom Movement Released

Books on Indian Muslims’ Contribution to Freedom Movement Released

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Patna: Two books on Muslims’ contribution to India’s Freedom movement were launched in Patna on December 17, 2017. The function was presided over by Harsh Mandar, former IAS officer and human rights activist. The books, ‘Muslim Freedom Fighters: Contribution of Indian Muslims in the Independence Movement’ and its Urdu version ‘Muslim Mujahideen-e-Azadi aur Tehrik-e-Azadi Mein […]

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Many Bengali Workers Leaving Rajsamand

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

The murder of Afrajul Khan in Rajsamand district of Rajasthan last month, has also severely impacted the lives of hundreds of Bengali Muslims working in the region, with many returning to Bengal in fear that they could be the next victim. Since the murder of Afrajul, more than 250 labourers working in Rajsamand have left, […]

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Awards Announced for Unani Researchers, Teachers

| December 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: The Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine (CCRUM), a statutory body under the Union Ministry of AYUSH has invited nominations from Unani doctors, researchers, teachers and practitioners. The award is to be given to the Scientists and researchers working in any institution in the country and abroad for original and outstanding research […]

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