• Budget for Cows, Farmers, Small Traders and Bollywood

    10 Feb 2019 |

      By Amir Ullah Khan This was a budget the Government was not meant to present. They were supposed to give a simple statement of accounts and ask the Parliament for permission to make routine payments like salaries. However, we … More

Multiple Murders of Mahatma Gandhi

Cowards die many times before their death and the brave die but once, so goes the saying. The Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi was the model of humility, angel of ahimsa and embodiment of sacrifice who laid down his … More


Gandhi Vs. Other Political Leaders

By M.S. QAIS The history of the 20th century abounds in recording many political leaders who played some crucial roles in the field of politics in the countries they belonged to. Their political activities in a way or the other … More


Why We Need a Law on Genocide?

  By Aftab Alam The United Nations General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide on 9 December 1948 in the aftermath of World War II and the Holocaust in which around six … More


The Budget Gears up Political Debate Ahead of 2019 Poll...

By MOHAMMAD NAUSHAD KHAN Before the Union Budget 2019-20, people were talking about the nature of the budget whether it would be an interim budget or full one but after the Budget, the budget debate is moving around on whether … More


Entitlement of Pension, Zakat on Share Investment and H...

By DR. WAQUARANWAR QUESTIONS A widow is getting 30,000 a month as pension from the organisation her deceased husband was working in. Is it her sole income or has she to distribute it among her sons and daughters, the inheritors … More


Allah Alone Gives Guidance

By SYED AKBAR HASSAN Alif, Lam, Ra. This is a book We have sent down to you, that you may take the people out of (all sorts of) darkness into the light with the will of their Lord – to … More


How does an Aeroplane Fly?

By Sabat Anwar Here is a small aeroplane. It is flying. At any given time four forces are acting on it. Most of us know about weight or gravitation force. It is a force which pulls everything down. This force … More


Unfulfilled Promises for Minorities

By Jawed Alam Khan Over the last five years, the government made a number of promises to minorities ranging from providing public employment to education, access to credit and peaceful and secure environment. However, as numerous of government reports have … More


UNION BUDGET 2019-20 Good Calculations for Election wit...

By Dr. WAQUAR ANWAR The interim objective of the interim budget presented by the interim Finance Minister (FM), it appears, is election. This is a mere factual statement without any blame as this happens in other democracies too and has … More


Telangana, Andhra Pradesh Collaborate to Eliminate Tube...

By Khadeeja Mohammed Khalid Mansoor India has the highest burden of tuberculosis worldwide with a quarter of tuberculosis cases here. As per Global TB report, 2.8 million tuberculosis cases were reported in India in 2017. 85% of new TB cases … More


INSIDE INDIA 10-feb-2019

PROVIDE DETAILS OF DETENTION CENTRES, INMATES: SC The Supreme Court on January 28 directed the Assam government to submit details of the total number of detention centres in the state and the inmates lodged there. The Supreme Court’s order to … More


MUSLIM WORLD 10-feb-2019

8 Egypt human rights groups reject calls to amend constitution Eight Egyptian human rights NGOs have rejected calls to amend the constitution to allow President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi to hold a third term in office, meaning he will be in … More


READERS' PULSE 10-feb-2019

Hate Speech and False Statement of Union Minister The recent speech of Union Minister of state, Mr. Ananth Kumar Hegde at a function in Kodagu (Karnataka) that “if boys from other religions touch our Hindu girls, Hindu boys must break … More


It’s Unfortunate Government is Becoming Party in Babr...

  By OUR STAFF REPORTER Muhammad Salim Engineer, Secretary General of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, while  addressing the monthly press briefing at JIH headquarters on February 2 strongly criticised the government’s recent move and its overall role in the Babri Masjid case … More