• e-RUPI – Moving India towards Digital Governance

    22 Aug 2021 |

      Arshad Shaikh describes how the e-RUPI Digital Payment Solution will aid India’s journey towards digital governance and enhance a leakage-free system of direct benefit transfer   On 2 August 2021, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the e-RUPI Digital Payment … More

Forget Old Horrors - Don’t Create New Ones

  Just one day before the 75th Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi invented and gifted to nation “Partition Horrors Remembrance Day”. His logic is that millions of our sisters and brothers were displaced and many lost their lives due … More


75th Independence Day of India and the M...

  (A Short Profile of A Muslim Freedom Fighter – Maqbool Ahmed Jamaie)   By Dr. Zeenath Kausar   India attained its Independence on 15 August, 1947 from British colonialism due to the combined and united efforts of all the … More


Growing Sexual Assault on Dalit Women is...

  Unless  address the root cause, problem will remain endemic   By Abdul Bari Masoud   The 9-year-old Dalit girl’s alleged raped and brutal murder by a priest and his three cohorts near a  crematorium  in the National Capital Delhi … More


Mohammed Ali Jauhar University a Victim ...

  JIH Urges UP Govt.  to Save the Institution in the Interest of Education   By Syed Khalique Ahmed   Mohammad Ali Jauhar University on the outskirts of Rampur, a town in Uttar Pradesh, seems to have become a victim … More


Beyond Representative Democracy, India s...

  By OUR STAFF REPORTER   To mark the 75th Independence Day, the Welfare Party of India (WPI) organised a symposium in the national capital on August 15. The event was aimed at finding out how far the dream of … More


States in India Grapple with Land, Water and Now Air Di...

  It is the bloodbath over the land dispute between Assam and Mizoram which makes one sit up and ponder as to how serious some of the problems are, opines  Soroor Ahmed   Till recently land and water disputes involving … More


Moving Shadows, Still Night

  By Syed Akbar Hassan   The Qur’ān (25:45-47) says: “Do you not see how your Lord causes the shadow to lengthen when, had He so willed, He could have indeed made it stand still? But then We have made … More


Will Absence of Retrospective Tax Boost the Confidence ...

  By Mohd. Naushad Khan   Retrospective Tax was introduced in 2012 which allowed the government to ask companies to pay taxes on mergers and acquisitions. The tax has been at the centre of disputes between the Government of India … More


Inside India 22-Aug-2021

THREAT TO HUMAN RIGHTS IS HIGHEST IN POLICE STATIONS: CJI Pointing out that custodial torture and other police atrocities are problems that still prevail in society, Chief Justice of India N V Ramana on August 8 said the “threat to … More


Muslim World 22-Aug-2021

  DEATH TOLL FROM NORTHERN TURKEY FLOODS RISES TO 58 Flash floods that have swept through towns in the Turkish Black Sea region have killed 58 people, authorities said on August 15, in the second natural disaster to strike Turkey … More


Gleanings of Arabic Press 22-Aug-2021

Arabs, Turkey must Come Closer Ankara’s relations with neighbouring countries have deteriorated due to various issues. This is due to Turkish diplomacy and its policy to protect its legitimate interests inside and outside the region. The ruling Justice and Development … More


Readers' Pulse 22-Aug-2021

Establish a College in Sujapur Education is the backbone of any nation. Every student has the right to pursue higher studies. Sujapur of Malda district is an area of high population density. Many students from 14 High Schools in Sujapur … More


The Country has Failed to Give Women Con...

  Women activists, politicians and intellectuals expressed concern over the fact that the country has failed to give women the constitutional rights. They were participating in a webinar organised by the Women’s Wing of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH)to open up a … More


Do Not Beat about the Bush

  By Sikandar Azam   Life, death and resurrection in the hereafter – this is the course of human life. To begin with, where has life come from? Some people have cheek and temerity to assert that life is an … More