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Posting Clothes for the Needy

Posting Clothes for the Needy

| June 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

The box named ‘Aashrayam’, kept for people who want to donate clothes, at the Poojappura junction in Thiruvananthapuram. Thiruvananthapuram: ‘Aashrayam’ is the brainchild of a few youngsters. One morning in January this year, passersby noticed a sky blue box, almost like a letter box but much bigger than it, by the side of the road […]

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Pulitzer Photography Prize for Siddiqi and Abidi

Pulitzer Photography Prize for Siddiqi and Abidi

| May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

The duo faced formidable odds to capture the human tragedy unfolding on Myanmar-Bangladesh border in 2017 A sun-burnt woman sinks to her knees on the shore, fatigued and forlorn. In the distance, a group of men unload the meagre belongings that they have carried with them in a small boat as they have made their […]

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Congress fields 17 Muslims

Congress fields 17 Muslims

| May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Bengaluru: The Congress party, which released its list of nominees for the Karnataka Assembly elections slated for May 12, has fielded 17 Muslims. Two MLAs of the Janata Dal-Secular Zameer Ahmed Khan (Chamrajpet in Bengaluru) and Iqbal Ansari (Gangavathi-Koppal dist), who rebelled against the party two years ago and joined the Congress in March have […]

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HBS Dialysis Unit Hosts Kidney Day

HBS Dialysis Unit Hosts Kidney Day

| April 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Stepping into its sixth year, the HBS Dialysis Unit at Bangalore’s Hazrath Bismillah Shah Hospital is not merely providing dialysis at a considerably subsidised rate to patients but also considers the more holistic well-being of patients and their families. By Nigar Brick by brick, machine by machine, the Dialysis Unit of the Hazrath Bismillah Shah […]

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Amnesty Website to Track  Hate Crimes

Amnesty Website to Track Hate Crimes

| April 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Human rights NGO Amnesty International India has launched an interactive data website for keeping a track of, and documenting hate crimes across the country. “The first step to ensuring justice and ending impunity for hate crimes — where people are targeted because of their membership of a particular group — is to highlight […]

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Nasheman Urdu Weekly Celebrates 57th Anniversary

Nasheman Urdu Weekly Celebrates 57th Anniversary

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Bengaluru: Nasheman, Urdu weekly from Bengaluru with a record of consistent publication has completed 57 years since its inception. Known for its fearless comments, the weekly was founded by Mr. Usman Asad. It is now edited by his son Mr. Rizwan Asad. Nasheman is considered to be one of the leading weekly journals in Urdu […]

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Students should Study Scriptures of Different Religions: Maneka Gandhi

Students should Study Scriptures of Different Religions: Maneka Gandhi

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

School students must be taught from six major religious texts – including the Gita, Quran and Bible – to inculcate tolerance for different faiths, Union women and child development (WCD) minister Maneka Gandhi has said. “These days, there is a lot of religion-based tension. One of the reasons is that children don’t know enough of […]

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Digitization of Records at Jamia Health Centre

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: In line with the Central Government’s directive, Jamia Millia Islamia’s 98-year old, Dr M. A. Ansari Health Centre has embarked on an ambitious programme of digitizing its services including medical records of its 19,000 students as well as its present and former faculty members, staff and other employees. The digitization software has been designed […]

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MIA to Support Entrepreneurship

MIA to Support Entrepreneurship

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Muslim Industrialists Association has unveiled programmes to support 100 entrepreneurs. By A Staff Writer   Bengaluru: The Muslim Industrialists Association (MIA) here has initiated a programme to handhold a hundred entrepreneurs in order that they could develop their business or industry to a capacity of earning a lakh of rupees a month. This was […]

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International Conference on Collective Zakat System

International Conference on Collective Zakat System

| January 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

The conference aims at highlighting the societal relevance of the Institution of zakat in Islam. By A Staff Writer Calicut: Baithuzzakath Kerala, an NGO is convening a 3-day International Zakat Conference in Ernakulam on April 27-29. The first day of the conclave will be a conference open for all while the subsequent two days will […]

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