• India’s Worrisome Decline on the Democracy Index

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    By Arshad Shaikh The Economist is an English-language weekly magazine-format newspaper that is being continuously published since September 1843. In 2015, its average weekly circulation was a little over 1.5 million, about half of which were sold in the United … More

Hate Mongering

Irresponsible politicians have decided for electoral gains to drown India in the poisonous abyss of hate, fear, suspicion and enmity. If concerned citizens don’t make concerted efforts to stop this, we may huddle on the road to destruction and disintegration. … More

AMNESTY ON CAA

India must Repeal CAA, Stop Crackdown on Protesters, A-...

‘CAA-NRC will create the world’s biggest crisis of statelessness’ Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi must repeal the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and stop the brutal crackdown on anti-CAA protesters, Amnesty International has said. The world’s premier civil rights watchdog has also … More

DELHI ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS

Delhi Polls Likely to Set Faulty Campaign Precedent

By Mohd Naushad Khan After a series of bad elections for the BJP in recently held assembly elections in Jharkhand, Maharashtra and Haryana, the party is hell bent upon winning elections by hook or by crook. The party is trying … More

HUGE PROTEST AGAINST CAA

Revoke CAA Immediately, Protesters Demand at Jantar Man...

  By OUR STAFF REPORTER Civil society, students, women and children gathered under the banner of Alliance against CAA-NRC-NPR (a platform of more than 100 organisations) to protest against CAA, NRC and NPR as well as atrocities on universities and … More

HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH ON CAA

CAA Violates International Agreements India Signed in 1...

  The Citizenship (Amendment) Act of India violates at least two international treaties that India has signed and ratified in the past, Human Rights Watch has said. The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights that India ratified in 1979 … More

KILLING THE UNBORN

Abortion Unethical, Increase of Gestation Period up to ...

The Nod of ‘Unwilling Mother’ Tantamount to Opening a Dangerous Gateway for Female Foeticide By Syyed Mansoor Agha  On the eve of 72nd death anniversary of Gandhi Ji, who is revered as an apostle of non-violence, the Union Cabinet under … More

QURAN STUDIES

Islam Dignifies Women

By Syed Akbar Hassan The Qur’ān (4:19) states: “O you who believe, it is not lawful for you that you should forcibly take women as inheritance. Do not hold on to them so that you may take away some part … More

TARGETING THE MUSLIMS

Indian Govt. has Become People’s Enemy, Magsaysay Awa...

    India’s government has become “the enemy of the people” who are protesting the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), Magsaysay Award winning civil rights activist from India, Sandeep Pandey, said at a briefing at the United States Congress. The police … More

WORLDWIDE CONDEMNATION

Trump’s ‘Middle East Peace Plan’ Earns Worldwide ...

US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar on January 28 slammed US President Donald Trump’s ‘Middle East Peace Plan’ as “shameful and disingenuous”. After the deal was announced in Washington in the presence of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with no Palestinians present, … More

FACE-TO-FACE

POVERTY ALLEVIATION IS DOABLE

  Poverty alleviation has come to the fore for conversation and debate after the recent announcement of Nobel Prize for Economics. Dr. WAQUAR ANWAR discusses the subject with ARSHAD AJMAL, Vice-President of Sahulat Microfinance Society in a bid to understand … More

HEALTHCARE

What You Need to Know about Coronavirus Epidemic?

By Anis Ansari Coronavirus 2020 outbreak has caused havoc in China and panic all over the world. Currently, there have been more than 259 deaths in China and more than 12,000 infected cases confirmed as of February 1, 2020. The … More

INSIDE INDIA

INSIDE INDIA 09-feb-2020

Goons shot at anti-caa protesters at Jamia, Shaheen Bagh As over 20 police personnel, including an SHO, watched, a youth fired at a protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act near Jamia Millia Islamia in Delhi on January 30, leaving one … More

MUSLIM WORLD

MUSLIM WORLD 09-feb-2020

Hamas, Fatah to take joint steps against deal of the century Hamas Chief Ismail Haniyeh reiterated his movement’s stance against the US peace initiative dubbed the “deal of the century”. In a statement, Haniyeh said: “Palestine is our land and … More

READERS' PULSE

READERS' PULSE 09-feb-2020

It’s Sheer Hypocrisy It is sheer hypocrisy of the airlines after they have banned comedian Kunal Kamra for roasting a television news anchor on flight. Although no one is justifying the actions of Kunal heckling the news anchor, but on … More

REPORT

JIH–M’rashtra, Ideal Relief Committee Trust Starts ...

An agreement was signed between Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, Maharashtra and Zilla Parishad Kolhapur on January 20, 2020. As per the agreement, Kanwad village in Kolhapur district has been selected for the construction of houses. In the first phase, houses will be … More

ULTIMATE SUCCESS

Resistance has Rent the Air

By Sikandar Azam Resistance has rent the air. Every effort to quell it is meeting the end it deserves. Even seemingly fatal attacks on those resisting and threats of sorts given by the godi media as well as those donning … More