Thursday, April 27, 2017

The unapologetic Indian Muslim

By Sabiha Farhat These are tough times for Muslims in India. But now that I look back and shed my ‘liberal’ prejudices – Muslims were...

Iqbal, tolerance and Pratap Bhanu Mehta’s wrong turn

By Umair Azmi for TwoCircles.net In a recent piece in the Indian Express (April 19, 2017), titled “Iqbal's Wrong Turn”, public intellectual Pratap Bhanu Mehta...

भारत ‘हिन्दू राष्ट्र’ नहीं ‘हिन्दुत्व राष्ट्र’ की ओर बढ़ रहा है —मशावरत के अध्यक्ष...

अफ़रोज़ आलम साहिल, TwoCircles.net दिल्ली: ऑल इंडिया मुस्लिम मजलिस-ए-मशावरत के राष्ट्रीय अध्यक्ष नवेद हामिद ने मोदी सरकार के इस दौर देश के ताज़ा हालात को...

फ़िरक़ापरस्ती की काट है दलित-मुस्लिम मेल —क़ाज़ी रशीद मसूद

आस मोहम्मद कैफ़, TwoCircles.net                          सहारनपुर : पश्चिम उत्तर प्रदेश के क़द्दावर राजनेता क़ाज़ी...

Farmer’s daughter Tasleem Fatima grabs third spot in Telangana IPE exam

By Raqib Hameed Naik, TwoCircles.net Hyderabad: The modest house of Mohammed Samad in Murtazaguda area of Rangareddy district has been flooded with people visiting him...

I lost seven years to false terror charges, now I want to achieve my...

By Amit Kumar, Twocircles.net February 18, 2008, was an important date for Yahya Kammukutty. A software engineer with more than 10 years of experience, Yahya...

काश! इन्हें भी समाज के मुख्यधारा में शामिल एक सामान्य इंसान माना जाता…

फ़हमिना हुसैन, TwoCircles.net दोपहर के सन्नाटे में तेज़ तालियों और गाने की आवाज़ ने आती हुई नींद को झकझोर दिया. पूछने पर पता लगा कि...

‘दलित-मुस्लिम एकता के विरुद्ध षड्यंत्र है सड़क दुधली गांव का दंगा’

आस मोहम्मद कैफ़, TwoCircles.net सहारनपुर : उत्तर प्रदेश के सहारनपुर का सड़क दुधली गांव. अधिकतर दुकानें बंद. सड़कें सुनसान. सन्नाटा हर ओर क़ायम. गांव के ज़्यादातर...

UP government cancels 15 holidays, including Alvida Juma and Id-Milad-un-Nabi

By Siddhant Mohan, TwoCircles.net In a decision that is likely to raise eyebrows across the state, the Uttar Pradesh government has canceled 15 public holidays...

Muslims must work with other marginalised communitie to counter RSS propoganda

By Mukhtar Ahmad for Twocircles.net The BJP’s spectacular victory in India’s largest state has swept away any remaining myth of the monolithic Muslim bloc vote....

A month after getting arrested, SP leader Gayatri Prasad Prajapati granted bail in rape...

By TwoCircles.net Staff Reporter Gayatri Prasad Prajapati, an ex-cabinet minister from UP and a leader of Samajwadi Party was granted bail by POCSO court on...

2008 Malegaon Blasts : Sadhvi Pragya Thakur get bail

By TwoCircles.net Staff Reporter The Bombay High Court today granted bail to 2008 Malegaon blasts accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur on a surety of Rs...

Late Dr. Omar Khalidi and others to be honored at Brandeis University

TCN News Boston Study group(BSG) will be honoring Late Dr. Omar Khalidi, Dr. Shobha Singh, Dr. Laxmi Berwa and Thenmozhi Soundararajan for their pioneering work in...

“Muslims need constitutional protection” – Justice Sachar at Aliah University

TCN News A Two days seminar 'Towards Equality, Justice and Fraternity in Contemporary India : Creating a better Tomorrow Through Law' being organised by Institute...

Kerala Police arrest 8 ‘Gau Rakshaks’ for spoiling meat, disrupting Easter celebrations

By Twocircles.net Staff Reporter In yet another incident related to violence unleashed by cow vigilantes in India, the Aluva West Police in Kerala has arrested...

मीडिया वाले चुपके से फोटो ले गए और लिख दिया, ‘आतंकी की मां’

अफ़रोज़ आलम साहिल, TwoCircles.net साठी/बेतिया (बिहार) : बिहार के पश्चिम चम्पारण ज़िले के साठी थाना से मुड़कर जैसे ही हम साठी-भसुरारी रोड जाते हैं, टूटी...

Aliah University, Kolkata to organize seminar on Media and Marginality

TCN News Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Aliah University and Social Network for Assisstance to People (SNAP) are together organizing a National Seminar on...

Three Muslim cattle traders attacked in Delhi for carrying buffaloes

By TwoCircles.net Staff Reporter In another case of violence against minorities, three Muslim men were attacked by Gau Rakshaks near the Kalkaji metro station in...

Twocircles.net collaborates with award-winning director to produce ‘The Suspect’, a Maithili short film

By Twocircles.net Staff Reporter Nitin Neera Chandra, the director of National Award-winning movie Mithila Makhaan, is back with The Suspect, a Maithili short film which...

Modi’s government has made human life cheaper than that of a cow

By Mushtaque Rahmat for Twocircles.net A few days ago, Mohan Bhagwat asked for an all-India ban on cow slaughter. I once for all can’t agree...