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Rose Water Goblets & Purple Potions

Rose Water Goblets & Purple Potions

| September 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Baitus Shifa Unani Pharmacy in Mysuru is a little wonderland! Hakim Syed Moinuddin has kept his famous father, Hakim Syed Ghouse Moinuddin’s tradition of Unani medicine alive! By Nigar Ataulla I felt a bit like Alice in Wonderland as I stepped into Baitus Shifa Unani Pharmacy. Nestled in a quiet area called the Mandi Mohalla […]

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Heard of Creative Wash Basins? And Feather-Touch Flush Tanks?

Heard of Creative Wash Basins? And Feather-Touch Flush Tanks?

| February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mohammed Zuhaib Imtiaz did not hop into a multi-national company to work after his MBA. Pushed by his zeal to seek knowledge, he travelled to China. Today, he sells his own brand (A+) of sanitary ware products at down-to earth prices! By Nigar Ataulla I must confess I was putting off meeting Mohammed Zuhaib Imtiaz […]

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Imran Khan of Alwar – A Self-learner’s Tryst with Mobile Apps

Imran Khan of Alwar – A Self-learner’s Tryst with Mobile Apps

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Maqbool Ahmed Siraj It was a rare honour for Mohammed Imran Khan, a Mathematics teacher from Alwar district of Rajasthan. Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi heaped praise on the young man while speaking to a crowd of Indian diaspora at Wembley in London on November 13. Developer of 52 unique educational Apps, Imran Khan […]

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Nobel Prize for Turk Scientist

Nobel Prize for Turk Scientist

| November 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Aziz Sancar worked on how cell repair damaged DNA Aziz Sancar (pronounced Aziz Sanjar) is only the third Muslim to win a Nobel Prize in vital areas such as Physics, Chemistry and Medicine. There have been several who have been awarded Nobel Peace Prize, about which it is said political considerations override other requirements. Aziz […]

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Babar Ali – A Campaigner Against Darkness

Babar Ali – A Campaigner Against Darkness

| October 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Murshidabad lad sets up a school for 800 children in a village. By A Staff Writer Babar Ali is barely 22 and is the founder of a school. At 16 he was named the youngest headmaster in the world and a role model for the youth by the media. But Babar is simultaneously studying […]

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Rare Medieval Medical Texts to be Translated into English

Rare Medieval Medical Texts to be Translated into English

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hyderabad: Dairatul Maarifil Osmania, a centre established in 1888 for compilation of ancient Arabic manuscripts will start a multi crore translation project this year. “A doctor, while examining a head injury, should look for dysfunctional speech, hearing and vision,” the instructions that seem right out of an MBBS text book was written in Arabic in […]

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Tragic End of a Brave Heart: Esob Ali

Tragic End of a Brave Heart: Esob Ali

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Seventeen years ago, Esob Ali used to be a dreaded poacher in the wildlife sanctuary killing rhinoceros, but he later turned into an anti-poaching activist. Ali had been assisting conservation and protection agencies working in Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary to enhance protection of rhinos for the past 15 years. By Abdul Gani (Twocircles.net) Guwahati: With the […]

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Football to Farming

Football to Farming

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Maidul Islam’s dedication to football proves that leading a focused life goes a long way in reaching your goals, be it in football or in life. By Aditya Das Calcutta in the late 80s and early 90s used to know him as a soccer celebrity. A couple of decades passed since then. A commonplace, Maidul […]

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Muslim Cop in L.A. Takes on Extremism

Muslim Cop in L.A. Takes on Extremism

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Los Angeles police officer Shawn Alexander combats violent extremism with two tools not often associated with counter-terrorism tactics: a smile and prayer. By Del Quentin Wilber Alexander, a 36-year-old African-American is no typical law enforcement officer. He’s on the front lines of the fight against extremists, working to strengthen ties with a wary Muslim population […]

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Young Botanist Beats Poverty to Bag Young Scientist Award

Young Botanist Beats Poverty to Bag Young Scientist Award

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Zaidul Haque Kolkata: A young researcher from West Bengal beat poverty to bag the Young Scientist Award 2013-14 of India. The young Botanist, Kutubuddin Ali Molla, who hails from a very poor family in North 24 Parganas district received the honour for his research on “Development of Transgenic Rice Plants for Sheath Blight Resistance”. […]

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