Thursday, January 19, 2017

सपा छोड़ अब कांग्रेस के पाले में खड़े हो गए शाहनवाज़ राणा

आस मोहम्मद कैफ, TwoCircles.net मीरापुर/मुज़फ्फरनगर : 2004 में 25 साल की उम्र मे धमाकेदार राजनीतिक करियर का आगाज करने वाले मुज़फ्फरनगर के कद्दावर मुस्लिम घराने के शाहनवाज़ राणा अब कांग्रेस मे आ गए हैं. उनको समाजवादी पार्टी ने मीरापुर विधानसभा से अपना प्रत्याशी घोषित किया था, मुलायम सिंह यादव ने अपने प्रत्याशियों की सूची में उनके नाम का मीरापुर से...

Muslim delegation meets PM; thanks him for increasing Haj quota, supports fight against Black money

By TCN News A Muslim delegation comprising of ulemas, intellectuals, academicians and other eminent people called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, January 19. “The delegation congratulated the Prime Minister on the steps taken by the Union Government for inclusive growth, socio-economic and educational empowerment of all sections of the society including Minorities,” said the press release issued by the...

Islamic State targets in India: Middle class educated youth

By Rajnish Singh  New Delhi : Global terror network Islamic State mostly recruited educated Indian Muslims belonging to middle income groups, according to a confidential National Investigation Agency (NIA) data that breaks a common myth that radicalised youth are mostly impoverished illiterates. As per analysis of the data accessed by IANS, 28 of the 52 arrested Islamic State suspects were in the...

Women support centre launched in Delhi with aim to assist racial, sexual violence survivors

By Twocircles.net Staff Reporter Control Arms Foundation of India along with Multiple Action Research Group and Manipur Women Gun Survivors Network inaugurated its Delhi Women Support Centre on January 14 with the aim of providing relief, rehabilitation and legal assistance to survivors of racial and sexual violence. This support centre will also act as a place for regular interaction, discussion on...

AMU researchers awarded at IIM Ahmedabad conference

By TCN News Aligarh Muslim University researchers associated with the Department of Business Administration were recently awarded the third prize at the 7th International Conference on Marketing in Emerging Economics at IIM, Ahmedabad. AMU researchers Obaidur Rahman (Research Scholar), Asad Ahmad (UGC-SRF Research Scholar) and Dr Mohammed Naved Khan (Associate Professor, AMU) were awarded for their paper titled ‘Developing a Hedonic...

Pakistan said Muslim countries ‘must’ unite to help Rohingyas

Kuala Lumpur : Pakistan's top foreign policy advisor Sartaj Aaiz on Thursday urged the Muslim world to play an active role in helping the Rohingya Muslims in difficult times. Aziz, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Foreign Affairs Advisor, was addressing a meeting here of Foreign Ministers from the Organisation of Islamic Council, on the plight of Rohingya Muslims, the Pakistan Foreign Office...

Graves of martyrs killed during 1921 Malabar rebellion to be renovated, reclaimed

By Shafeeq Hudawi, Twocircles.net The Malabar rebellion of 1921 occupies an important place in Indian history, and apart from historical records, the graveyards of the heroes of the rebellion are the only surviving memories from that era. However, for the past number of years, these graves have been paid no attention, and are on the verge of being obliterated altogether. To...

गुमनाम और हाशिए से दूर हैं ‘वन गुर्जर’

आस मोहम्मद कैफ,​ ​TwoCircles.net​ ​ सहारनपुर: ​सहारनपुर से बिजनौर तक फैले जंगलो के ऊंचे​ ​पहाड़ी इलाके में लाखों वन गुर्जर रहते है. ​ये लोग जानवरों के बीच रहते हैं और इन जानवरों से इनका दोस्ताना भरा रिश्ता है. वन गुर्जरों का रहन-सहन सब कुछ अज़ीब है. मौजूदा स्थिति यह है कि सरकार इनके लिए कुछ नही कर पा रही है. सहारनपुर, हरिद्वार,...

Targeted by Khadi management, employees threaten all-India strike

Mumbai : After the furore over calendars and diaries, in which Mahatma Gandhi's photos were replaced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's, the Khadi & Village Industries Commission (KVIC) struck back at the employees here on Wednesday. The KVIC Deputy CEO handling Administration and HR has slapped a memo to the employees union, asking it to explain why they staged an "unauthorised...

Delhi Assembly passes resolution against police ‘brutality’ on students

New Delhi : Condemning police action against students seeking justice for Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula, the Delhi assembly on Wednesday passed a resolution demanding "immediate action" against officers responsible for the "inhuman attack" on protesters. The House also "strongly condemned" alleged manhandling of girl students by male police personnel. "The Legislative Assembly of the National Capital Territory of Delhi... strongly condemns the...

‘BJP’s 2019 poll issue could be performance, employment and development’

New Delhi : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) General Secretary Muralidhar Rao on Wednesday said the party's election issue for the 2019 parliamentary poll could be "performance, employment, including growth and development". Addressing a seminar on "Achieving Industrial Goals - Through Integral Humanism" under aegis of PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry here, Rao also said that the BJP and the...

Pass Rohith Act, demand Dalit-Bahujan students of Ambedkar University on first death anniversary of Rohith Vemula

By Pritam Singh Tinna, Twocircles.net The first death anniversary of Rohith Vemula was observed at the Ambedkar University, Delhi, by students from marginalised communities under the aegis of Dalit Bahujan Adivasi Collective (DBAC), who spoke of how Universities continued to remain casteist to its very core. Speaking on the occasion, Dilip Yadav, one of the students suspended by the JNU administration...

American Federation of Indian Muslims celebrates Silver Jubilee by giving student scholarships worth Rs 4 crore

By TCN News The arrival of the New Year may have been celebrated in myriad ways by people across the globe; but for 120 students, December 31 and January 1 will remain cherished for slightly different memories. Over these two days, thanks to the American Federation of Muslims of Indian Origin, they were bestowed with scholarships worth Rs 4 crore...

प्रचार में भड़काऊ क्लिप चला रहे थे भाजपा प्रत्याशी संगीत सोम

आस मोहम्मद कैफ, TwoCircles.net फरीदपुर(उत्तर प्रदेश): पाकिस्तानी वीडियो क्लिप को कवाल की बताकर मुजफ्फरनगर दंगे की नींव रखने वाले भाजपा के विधायक संगीत सोम अब फिर वैसी ही किसी साज़िश की तैयारी में नज़र आ रहे हैं. भारतीय जनता पार्टी ने उनको सरधना से प्रत्याशी बनाया है और इसके बाद उनका एक प्रचार वाहन कवाल कांड और बिसाहड़ा कांड के...

Now, Congress wants action against Modi, BJP poll symbol cancellation

New Delhi : The Congress on Wednesday approached the Election Commission with a complaint and demanded stern action against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP for violation of the pre-poll Model Code of Conduct for invoking "Bhagwan Ram" and "Hanuman" at an event. It also demanded that the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) poll symbol "must be cancelled and withdrawn". The complaint...

Jamia Millia Islamia to get special postal cover

New Delhi : To mark the Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) centenary, the Department of Posts will issue a special cover on the university in recognition of its outstanding contribution to the field of education over the decades, the department announced on Wednesday. The special cover with a picture of the university that was founded in 1920, will be released on Thursday...

Regional parties show 20% dip in donations above Rs 20,000

New Delhi : Twenty-one regional political parties received a total of Rs 107.62 crore in donations of or above Rs 20,000 in 2015-16, compared with Rs 134.86 crore in the previous year, showing a dip of about 20 per cent, a study by the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) showed. The study took into account the figures submitted by the political...

Telangana to pressurise Centre for 12 percent Muslim quota: CM

Hyderabad : Telangana will pass a bill to provide 12 percent reservations to Muslims in the state and bring pressure on the Union Government to include the law in Constitution's 9th schedule as was done in case of Tamil Nadu, said Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Wednesday. Reiterating his commitment to provide quota to Muslims in proportion to their population,...

NIA visits Bihar to probe Kanpur train derailment

New Delhi : An NIA team reached Bihar's Motihari district on Wednesday to investigate the alleged role of Pakistan's ISI behind the Indore-Patna Express train derailment near Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur that claimed over 100 lives. On Tuesday, Bihar Police arrested three people -- identified as Moti Paswan, Umashankar Prasad and Mukesh Yadav -- for their alleged role in the November 2016...

On Rohith Vemula’s first anniversary, Jamia students pay respect, organise protests

By Raqib Hameed Naik, TwoCircles.net New Delhi: Commemorating the first anniversary of  research scholar Rohith Vemula’s suicide, students of Jamia Millia Islamia on Wednesday under of banner of Muslim Student Federation organized a protest inside the campus. Muslim Student Federation (MSF) is a student organisation affiliated to the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML). The protest was part of MSF “social Justice week”...