Category: Features

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Unleashing a Saucy Spread

Unleashing a Saucy Spread

A Chennai couple rolls out a line of finger-licking food additives. By Shazia Andaleeb A brand one often comes across in Chennai grocery stores i [...]
A Sunny Afternoon With Two Brave Women

A Sunny Afternoon With Two Brave Women

March 8 is celebrated as International Women's Day. This year, the theme for the Day is "Be Bold For Change." You might wonder about the hype th [...]
Tarjuman ul-Quran Published in English

Tarjuman ul-Quran Published in English

Mysore historian Dr. Sheik Ali has rendered Maulana Azad's Urdu literary masterpiece into English. By Maqbool Ahmed Siraj The English translatio [...]
Islamiyah Matriculation Higher Secondary School – Harvesting Sweetness of Knowledge

Islamiyah Matriculation Higher Secondary School – Harvesting Sweetness of Knowledge

A fish merchant thought of a school to remove illiteracy and poverty. It came up on sugarcane fields. Today the school has over 3,000 students. By [...]
Learning Lessons From Hidaya Foundation – Holistic Planning: Key to Success!

Learning Lessons From Hidaya Foundation – Holistic Planning: Key to Success!

The Foundation has helped the lowest of the low to rise from poverty, learn skills and be self reliant, besides providing them dignity of living in de [...]
Supper for the Soul

Supper for the Soul

Swabhimaan's initiative of food and groceries distribution in the poorest of the poor slums in Bengaluru, gives food for thought, for individuals and [...]
Azam Baitulmal, Mysore  – Steady Progress, Consistent Growth

Azam Baitulmal, Mysore – Steady Progress, Consistent Growth

It blazed the pioneering trail of social service in the erstwhile royal city of Mysore. By Maqbool Ahmed Siraj It was the year 1974. A burqa- [...]
The Legacy of Sir Mirza Ismail

The Legacy of Sir Mirza Ismail

Mirza Ismail's services to the Sanskrit College at Mysore are unforgettable. He treated all communities alike and furthered their interest. In his aut [...]

Books and Publishing in Kashmir – Treasure House for Book Lovers

Against all odds of declining reading habits and onslaught of armed insurgency, Jay Kay Books has published over 300 titles in English, apart from rep [...]
Kashmir: Reviving the Social Fabric

Kashmir: Reviving the Social Fabric

The resilience of a Kashmiri is limitless bordering even on total passivity. Of course that is the reason it is named as the valley of the saints in [...]
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