Indian Muslim

Kerala mulls bill to contain black magic

By Staff Reporter,

Kozhikode: Following an increase in the number of sorcery cases, Kerala government is planning to bring in legislation to curb practices such as black magic and exorcism. Women are often the victims of such obsolete practices as is shown by some of the cases reported in Kerala in recent months.


Oommen Chandy govt draws flak for withdrawing case against Togadia

By staff reporter,

Kozhikode: The Oomen Chandy government has come in for a scathing attack from the Opposition Left Democratic Front (LDF) and the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) leadership for its decision to withdraw the case registered against Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Pravin Togadia for his alleged hate speech here in 2003.

SIO felicitates WB qualifiers of National Muslim Talent Search Examination

By Zaidul Haque,,

Kolkata: As many as 113 meritorious students, including 17 girls, from West Bengal were felicitated by the Students Islamic Organisation (SIO) for clearing the National Muslim Talent Search Examination.

The SIO felicitated the students in collaboration with New Delhi-based Human Welfare Foundation (HWF) at a function held on November 22, 2014 at the TB Association Hall here.


A million voters, 123 candidates in Kashmir poll first phase

By Sheikh Qayoom,

Srinagar : A million voters will get to decide the political fate of 123 candidates who are in the fray in the first phase of the Jammu and Kashmir assembly elections to be held Tuesday.

Poll campaign for the first phase ended Sunday evening as thousands of security forces and hundreds of poll officials started reaching polling stations in seven districts of the state where voting would be held Tuesday.

मुलायम सिंह आपराधिक तत्वों के हितों को साधने की कोशिश कर रहे हैं - रिहाई मंच

By TCN News,

लखनऊ: मुलायम सिंह यादव द्वारा आजमगढ़ के मुस्लिम आबादी विहीन तमौली गांव को गोद लिए जाने पर रिहाई मंच ने तीखी प्रतिक्रिया व्यक्त करते हुए कहा है कि मुलायम सिंह भी मोदी की राह पर चल रहे हैं. मंच ने आरोप लगाया है कि आरएसएस के सर्वे के आधार पर मोदी ने जिस तरह से वाराणसी के मुस्लिम आबादी विहीन जयापुर गांव को गोद लिया, ठीक उसी सर्वे के मुताबिक मुलायम ने भी मुस्लिम विहीन आबादी वाले गांव को ही चुना.

Election Commission stops release of PDP poll manifesto

Jammu : In an overnight decision, the Election Commission has restrained the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from releasing its election manifesto Monday.

In a communication addressed to the PDP, the state's chief electoral officer (CEO) said that since campaigning for the first phase of the state assembly elections ended Sunday evening, the PDP cannot release its poll manifesto Monday.

PDP had announced Sunday evening that it would release its election manifesto in summer capital Srinagar Monday.

Latest on Hindutva hate agenda: 5Ms including ‘Poisonous Fruit of Islam’, ‘Bastard Marxists’

By M Reyaz,,

New Delhi: ‘Malicious 5’: Marxism, Macaulayism, Missionaries, Materialism and Muslim extremism are five biggest enemies of the Hindu society, claims a pamphlet distributed at the three-day World Hindu Congress 2014 that concluded here on Sunday.


Trinamool retaliates to Jaitley's charges, calls NSA RSS sympathiser

Kolkata : With Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley accusing West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of not taking any action against her party leaders involved in ponzi schemes, the Trinamool Congress Sunday hit back seeking to know the source of BJP's massive funds spent during the elections.

In a statement, Trinamool Rajya Sabha chief whip Derek O'Brien dubbed National Security Advisor Ajit Doval a "known RSS sympathizer" and reiterated the Oct 2 Burdwan blast was a "devious BJP master game plan".

Jaitley slams Mamata over Saradha, Burdwan blast; Trinamool hits back

New Delhi/Kolkata : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Sunday attacked at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her reactions to arrest of her Trinamool Congress's leaders in the Saradha chit fund scam and on her statements in the Burdwan blast case. The Trinamool hit back, seeking to know the source of BJP's massive funds spent during the elections.

West Bengal's ruling party also dubbed National Security Advisor Ajit Doval a "known RSS sympathizer" and reiterated the Oct 2 Burdwan blast was a "devious BJP master game plan".

Summit on economic opportunities for minorities in new business environment at Delhi

By M Reyaz and Mahmood Asim,,

New Delhi: In a step forward from the regular discussions on political and social empowerment of Muslim community, a need for focusing on economic opportunities for the community, especially in the light of new business environment was the main theme of a seminar held here.