• Suppression of Muslims in People’s Republic of China

    30 Sep 2018 |
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    By DR. SIRAJ UR RAHMAN Suppression of Muslim minorities in China especially the Hui and the Uyghur Muslims is continuing unabated despite an international outcry by the Human Rights Watch and other agencies. China is relentlessly pursuing its policy of … More

The RSS Is It Really Changing?

The RSS is known for its hardline Hindutva thinking which is diametrically opposite to Hindu religion. Its current chief Mohan Bhagwat’s thoughts, which he expressed in a series of three speeches, are being widely discussed in media as an indication … More

CORRUPTION

Indians Looting Indo-American Citizens and Immigrants

  By MOHAMMAD YACOOB The US Justice Department in a July 20, 2018 press release had said that 21 Indian Americans have been sentenced from four years to 20 years for their role in an India-based call centre scam for … More

HINDUTVA ASSERTION

Unveiling the Agenda of Inclusive Hindutva

By AFROZ ALAM To me, whatever may be the ideological orientation of an organisation, the language and appeal of inclusivity should be welcomed. For, the pathological criticism of any organisation actually strengthens the same. I don’t find any significant shift … More

HINDUTVA ASSERTION

Is RSS on Redefining Mode for Inclusive Hindutva?

By Mohd. Naushad Khan The sudden ‘U-turn’ of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat at a recent three-day RSS lecture series event in New Delhi has surprised one and all. Many political analysts believe that it is nothing but political posturing aimed … More

MADINA MARKET MODEL

Let’s Explore It: H. Abdur Raqib

  By OUR STAFF REPORTER An ideal Islamic society was formed some 1400 hundred years ago in Madina by Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be to him) which was subsequently transformed into a model Islamic state. The Madina … More

OPEN-AIR PRISON

Amnesty International Calls Egypt an ‘Open-Air Prison...

  The human rights organisation Amnesty International has called on Egyptian authorities to release people imprisoned for peacefully expressing their opinions and to end legislation that has allowed the state to clamp down on freedom of speech in the country. … More

SAHULAT MICROFINANCE SOCIETY

Sahulat Provides Helping Hand to 90,000 Families across...

Sahulat Microfinance Society, since its inception in 2010, has registered significant growth vertically and horizontally. It is now providing helping hand for and transforming the lives of 90,000 families across the length and breadth of India. The institution is playing … More

SCIENCE

Prelude to the Special Theory of Relativity

By MASROOR AHMED What is light? Is it some kind of tiny particle emanating from the light source and striking on the retina of our eye, or does some kind of wave remain a contentious issue. Let us begin with … More

STRANGULATION OF DEMOCRACY

Stop All Aid to al-Sisi Military Regime

By S.M. Mohamed Idris The hypocrisy and double-standard practised by Western leaders when it comes to dealing with tyrannical regimes like Egypt and Israel are unacceptable and must be deplored. They condemn alleged human rights violations in China, Turkey and … More

TRIPLE TALAQ ORDINANCE

Govt. Ordinance on Triple Talaq Goes against the Consti...

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) on September 20 expressed disappointment over the government’s ordinance on triple talaq and said that the ordinance goes against the Constitution and has been brought about keeping an eye on the upcoming 2019 Parliamentary elections. In a … More

TRIPLE TALAQ ORDINANCE

A Self-defeating Political Gimmick

Devastates Rather than Reinstates Divorcee, Hopes of Harvesting Votes Illusory By Syyed Mansoor Agha What an irony! Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid a special visit to Indore in M.P., embarked at Saifee Mosque to offer his reverence to the head … More

INSIDE INDIA

INSIDE INDIA 30-sep-2018

‘MUSLIMS BIGGEST LOSERS IN INTERGENERATIONAL MOBILITY INDEX’ India’s growth has made almost everyone a lot better off, but Muslims are the biggest losers in the intergenerational mobility index, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes have done better on the index while … More

READERS' PULSE

READERS' PULSE 30-sep-2018

Early Warning can Curb Riots This refers to interview published in Radiance ( 2-8 September, 2018) under the heading, “Early Warning System, Prompt Police Action can Curb Riots: John Dayal.” Indeed true, plenty of measures are there which can be … More

REPORT

HC stays order on compensation to victims of 1996 commu...

September 20 Twenty-two years since communal riots in Thoothukudi rocked the State, the issue of compensation to the victims still hasn’t died down. A Division Bench of the Madras High Court on Wednesday stayed the operation of a single judge’s … More