Indian Muslim

Ramadan 1436: Cycle of life


By Raj Lalwani,


AMU to set up intermediate colleges across UP

Aligarh : The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will set up English medium Intermediate Colleges across Uttar Pradesh as a tribute to Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, founder of the university, on his bicentennial birth anniversary in 2017.

Last week, AMU's vice chancellor Lt. Gen.(retd.) Zameer Uddin Shah, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the All India Muslim Educational Conference, a 129-year-old organisation, to make the dream of Sir Syed Ahmad Khan become a reality.

30 injured in Ghaziabad communal violence

Ghaziabad : Around 30 people, including three policemen, were injured as Hindu and Muslim mobs clashed here in Ghaziabad over the use of loudspeakers, police said on Monday.

Several vehicles were set on fire and shops looted and gutted in the Sunday night frenzy at Farid Nagar.

According to police officials, the trouble erupted when the two communities quarrelled over the use of loudspeakers in two adjacent places of worship.

Dr Bahauddin Nadwi gets warm reception in Kuwait

By TCN News,

Kuwait: Dr Bahahuddin Nadwi, vice chancellor of Darul Huda Islamic University, Kerala, was given a warm reception here by many Keralite associations and Federation of Indian Muslim Association.

He was on a week’s visit to Kuwait on the invitation of Kuwait committee of Darul Huda Islamic Complex.

AMU to set up inter colleges in each district across UP

By TCN News,

Aligarh: Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has decided to set up English medium Intermediate Colleges in every district of Uttar Pradesh as a tribute to Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, founder of the University, on his bicentennial birth anniversary falling in 2017.

The first school will start operating at Jaula village in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh from the month of August.

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan was born on October 17, 1817 in Delhi.

Dawah stall to spread the word about Islam

In a hadith, Ayesha (May Allah be pleased with her), the wife of the Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) is asked how the akhlaq of the Prophet was, to which she replies that his akhlaq was the Qur'an.

By Shaik Zakeer Hussain,

For many Muslims, how they carry themselves in their day-to-day lives is a form of dawah or invitation to Islam. Akhlaq or good conduct, being an inherent part of the faith, it’s also their way of projecting Islam to the world.

Ramadan 1436: Dreams


By Raj Lalwani,


Muslim youth killed in police detention in Vellore

By Staff Reporter,

Vellore (Tamil Nadu): Tension prevailed in Tamil Nadu’s Vellore district on Saturday evening after report of death of a youth from Ambur town in the district in hospital.

Youth named Shameel Ahamed was allegedly taken to police station for investigation on June 15. He was allegedly kept in an unidentified location for four days and brutally attacked by Pallikonda Police Inspector Martin Premraj. On June 26, Ahamed who was admitted at Chennai Rajeev Gandhi Hospital, died.


Mukul Roy to float new party after Eid, claims aide

Kolkata : Former Trinamool Congress general secretary Mukul Roy will float his own political party after Eid, his aide and expelled party leader Dipak Ghosh said on Sunday. The former union minister, however, declined to confirm the development.

"The draft is ready and we will file the documents for floating the new party with the Election Commission after Eid. Once the formalities are completed, we will make the announcement," Ghosh told mediapersons here.

Roy, however, termed Ghosh's comments as personal.

India-Pakistani designers to share stage at 'Shaan-e-Pakistan'

By Ruwa Shah,

New Delhi: Huma Nassr, widely known as the first Pakistani entrepreneur in India, is set to launch a 'Shaan-e-Pakistan' event at the country's high commission here where fashion designers from the two countries will share the stage in a cross-border cultural exchange rising above starchy political and official ties between the two countries.