• 4 Senior Most SC Judges Letter to the CJI: Key Points

    28 Jan 2018 |
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    The four senior most Judges of the Supreme Court, Justice J Chelameshwar, Justice Ranjan Gogoi, Justice Madan B Lokur, and Justice Kurian Joseph, during the press conference on 12 January, released a letter addressed to the Chief Justice of India. … More

  • The Great Dissenters of Indian Judiciary

    28 Jan 2018 |
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    Rather than questioning the intention of the individual judges it is time for introspection and push towards restructuring and reimagining the ethos of the most powerful institution of Independent India, observes Avantika Tiwari The unprecedented press conference by four senior … More

Office of Profit Politics can Boomerang

As the Parliamentary Elections 2019 come nigh, targeting of Opposition has started making headlines. President Ram Nath Kovind on 21 January approved the disqualification of 20 Delhi MLAs of the Aam Aadmi Party. Only a day earlier, the Election Commission … More

BALANCE SHEET

DOUBLE-EDGED, SHARPENED, WMD

By DR. WAQUAR ANWAR Reserve Bank of India reported that gross non-performing assets (NPAs) in the banking system as a whole had risen to 10.2% at the end of September, 2017 from 9.6% at the end of March, 2017. NPAs … More

HAJ SUBSIDY

Set up Haj Corporation, Float Global Tender for Hiring ...

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind has raised concerns over the Government of India’s recent decision to end the Haj subsidy. It urged the centre to set up Haj Corporation of India along the lines of Tabung Haji, Malaysia and floating a global tender … More

INDIA-PALESTINE RELATIONS

India-Palestine Relations vis-à-vis Israel

By Dr. Aslam Khan India and Palestine have been enjoying historical ties since Indian freedom struggle. The relationship is based on long standing solidarity towards the rights of the Palestinian self-determination. Mahatma Gandhi in 1938 stated, “Palestine belongs to the … More

INDIA-PALESTINE RELATIONS

Protest Marks Netanyahu’s Visit to India

By our staff reporter Muslim organisations including students body as well as civil society staged a protest against Israeli Prime Minister’s visit to India in various parts of India to register their anger and apprehension on the visit which took … More

ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION

Follow Up of Madinah Families Lead to Islamic Civilizat...

ZEENATH KAUSAR discusses, along with noble qualities of a decent and honest life in our families, the two ‘foundation stones’ or ‘transforming keys’ to make Muslim families more dynamic and proactive to attain the goal of ‘follow up of Madinah’ … More

NRC IN ASSAM

Transparency and Compassion Needed

By SIRAJ UR RAHMAN The Assam Government released the first draft of the National Citizens Register in the midnight of January 1, 2018. The draft list has left out over 1.3 crore people predominantly belonging to the Muslim community. The … More

OFFICE OF PROFIT

Disqualify 20 AAP Lawmakers for Office Of Profit: EC

The Election Commission has recommended to the President that 20 legislators of his Aam Aadmi Party be disqualified for holding offices of profit as parliamentary secretaries, reports said on 19 January. With the President Ram Nath Kovind approving the recommendation … More

TERRORISM

This is Not Terrorism

By M. S. Qais This is not terrorism, for the killers are not Muslims. Strange as it may seem, but, it is a fact. If the prevailing vicious and poisonous atmosphere is minutely observed, it will become crystal clear that … More

WORLD SCIENCE FORUM 2017

Dead Sea Comes Alive with Science

By SAMEEN AHMED KHAN The Eighth World Science Forum (WSF), the world’s largest biennial science event on global science policy, was held at Dead Sea, Jordan, during 7-11 November 2017 (http://worldscienceforum.org/).  As Dead Sea is 430m below sea level, it … More

HEALTHCARE

Importance of Staphylococcus Aureus in Medical Practice

By DR. ANIS ANSARI Staphylococcus Aureus (SA) is becoming more common in acute settings such as hospitals as well as long-term care facilities. It is a gram-positive bacterium that normally resides in 30% of people’s noses. Most of the time … More

INSIDE INDIA

INSIDE INDIA 28-jan-2018

AADHAAR MAY CAUSE DEATH OF CITIZENS’ CIVIL RIGHTS: LAWYER TO SC A five-judge Constitution bench of the Supreme Court has begun the final hearing in the Aadhaar case. The bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, and comprising … More

MUSLIM WORLD

MUSLIM WORLD 28-jan-2018

AL-AQSA SUBJECTED TO ‘OVER 40 ATTACKS A MONTH’ IN 2017 Palestine’s minister of awqaf and religious affairs on 14 January said that Israel had committed more than 1,000 violations against mosques and churches in 2017. Speaking at the government press … More

READERS' PULSE

READERS' PULSE 28-jan-2018

Cremated, and Yet Muslim? I invite your kind attention to a report published in Radiance (31 December 2017-6 January 2018). The report says that the book presents Indian Muslims’ contribution to freedom movement. The book also mentions the name of … More

REPORT

Former Union Minister Refers to JIH Concern over Future...

Former Union Minister Saifuddin Soz has referred to the Jamaat-e-Islami Hind’s grave concern over the bleak future of democracy in India. In a statement on 13 January, Soz said: “It should be a matter of great concern to all Indians, … More

REPORT

JIH Maharashtra Convinces Elderly Couple to Abandon Sui...

  By Dr. Parvez Mandviwala The President of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Maharashtra, Engineer Taufeeq Aslam Khan, PR secretary Abdul Hafeez Farooqui and secretary for social services Mazhar Farooq paid a courtesy visit to Mr. Narayan Lawate (88) and his wife Mrs. … More

REPORT

Triple Talaq Bill against Qur’ān, Constitution: JIH

By OUR STAFF REPORTER The President of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, Maulana Syed Jalaluddin Umari, who is also Vice President of All India Muslim Personal Law Board, while addressing the monthly press briefing at JIH headquarters, on 11 January said the bill … More