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“Muslims Should Shun Victimhood Mentality”: Professor Moosa, Notre Dame University

“Muslims Should Shun Victimhood Mentality”: Professor Moosa, Notre Dame University

| February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: During a question and answer session, following a talk recently on “Islam par Maghrib Ke E’tirazat” or ‘Objections raised in the West about Islam’, Professor Ebrahim Moosa, a prominent intellectual and Professor of Islamic Studies at Notre Dame University’s Department of History (USA), said that many of the questions raised today about Islam […]

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Seer Hails Muslims Contribution to Freedom Struggle

| February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Vijayapura:  Hailing the contribution of Muslims in the freedom struggle, Nijagunananda Swami of Tontadarya Mutt has urged the government to include a lesson about it in the school curriculum. He was speaking at a seminar on, ‘Muslims in Freedom Struggle’, organised by the Karnataka Souharda Vedike to mark the martyrdom of Ram Prasad Bismil and […]

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Austerity Measures for Muslims

| February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Assaqafatur Razaviya of Satranjipura has asked Muslims to avoid “splurging on matka party (singing paeans to groom), playing musical band, video shooting and crackers, during marriage celebrations. Nagpur: After  an anti-kite flying appeal, a Muslim organization in Nagpur, Assaqafatur Razaviya of Satranjipura has asked Muslims to avoid splurging on matka party (singing paeans to the groom), playing musical band, video shooting and […]

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Online Programme for Madrasa Graduates

Online Programme for Madrasa Graduates

| February 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Online programme will equip madrasa graduates to deal with the challenges of a rapidly globalizing world in the information and digital age. By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi New Delhi: Recently, the University of Notre Dame (USA) introduced an online programme to enhance capacity and acquire tools for academic engagement under the Contending Modernities initiative. An […]

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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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