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By A Staff Writer Bangalore: The BJP Government’s case to disprove the existence of a mosque at the Baba Budhangiri Shrine Complex near Chikmagalur received a setback with defendant Syed Ghouse Shakhadri, the hereditary custodian of the shrine, producing historical evidence of a mosque at the site. The cave shrine on the Baba Budhangiri Hills […]

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A recent survey, titled “Freedom of the World 2013,” reveals that none of the Muslim countries topped the list of granting rights and civil liberties to its citizens. Washington D.C: Islam professes freedom and human rights for its citizens, but ironically it is the Muslim countries that have been lagging behind in providing its citizens […]

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The Global Religious Landscape Muslims and Hindu populations world over have far more younger people among them than other religious groups. Average age of Muslim is 23 while it is 26 for the Hindus. 99% of Hindus and Buddhists and 66% Muslims live in Asia-Pacific region. 99% Hindus and 77% Muslims live in Hindu majority […]

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Minority Scholarship Scheme While there would be jubilation at the runaway success of the scholarship scheme, MSDP calls for course-correction. By Maqbool Ahmed Siraj Now that the Eleventh Five-Year Plan (2007-2012) is reaching its conclusion, it appears that the Union Government’s Minority Scholarship scheme has achieved success far in excess of what it had originally […]

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