Indian Muslim

Maha BJP MLA cries ‘Love Jihad’, alleges 5000 Hindu girls sold in Gulf after conversion

By Staff Reporter,

Nagpur: In yet another controversial remark, BJP MLA Mangal Prabhat Lodha has claimed that Hindu girls in the state are being converted to Islam through ‘Love jihad’ and sold off in Gulf countries.

RSS featured as ‘threat group’ on US-based Terrorism Watch list

By M Reyaz,,

New Delhi: A US-based risk management and consulting company has put the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in its category of ‘Threat Group’ and called it “a shadowy, discriminatory group that seeks to establish a Hindu Rashtra, a Hindu Nation.”

Acid attack accused will be arrested soon: Kashmir police

Srinagar: Police in Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday said investigation into the Dec 11 acid attack on a woman in Srinagar was in progress and the perpetrators of the heinous attack would soon be behind bars.

Inspector General of Police (IGP) A.G. Mir Tuesday chaired a meeting of senior officers to review the investigation, a police statement said here.

The meeting was also attended by officers of the Special Investigation Team (SIT).

Police said they have got several leads and investigators were working round the clock to solve the case as soon as possible.


Home Minister assures no innocent Muslim will be jailed in the name of ISIS

By TCN News,

New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said no innocent person from the Muslim community will be jailed and put to difficulties in the name of ISIS.

“Whenever such matter will be brought to the attention, I will take necessary action thereof,” Singh said while replying to E Ahamed of Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) during the question hour in the Lok Sabha.


AMU faculties deliver enlightening talks at the Human Rights symposium

By TCN News,

Aligarh: Dr Mohibul Haq, Professor Samina Khan, Dr Shakeel Samdani and Professor Slahuddin Qurshi, faculty members from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) delivered special lectures in a one-day ‘Symposium on Human Rights: Preservation and Violation’ on Tuesday.


AMU nursing students light lamps for the spirit of nursing

By TCN News,

Aligarh: The environment filled with an enlightening breeze when the nurses of the School of Nursing, JN Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) took oath at the Lamp Lighting & Oath taking Ceremony of the School.

Justice Katju interacts with law students at AMU

By TCN News,

Aligarh: Hundreds of law students from Faculty of Law of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and teachers participated in a vibrant students’ interaction with Justice Markandey Katju, former chairman, Press Council of India and retired judge of the Supreme Court of India.


Over 5,000 Pakistanis, 1,300 Bangladeshis overstaying in India

New Delhi : Over 5,000 Pakistanis and more than 1,300 Bangladeshis have been found to be overstaying in India, the government said Tuesday.

"As per the data, 5,264 Pakistan nationals, 514 Afghanistan nationals and 1,356 Bangladesh nationals, who had entered the country on valid travel documents, were found to be overstaying since June 2012," Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said in a written reply in the Lok Sabha.

Samjhauta train, peace bus being used for narcotics smuggling: Badal

Chandigarh : Calling for the union government's intervention in securing Punjab's 553-km long international border with Pakistan against drugs smuggling, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Tuesday said that the peace train and bus service between India and Pakistan was being used for sending consignments of narcotics.

"In recent times, the use of Samjhauta Express railway link and the India-Pakistan bus service (Sada-i-Sarhard) for dispatch of narcotic consignments has increased.

‘North Zone Vice Chancellors Meet’ concludes

By TCN News,

Aligarh: In 58 years of academic life at the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), there was never observed a bias against girl students, instead, female students are more protective in this campus, noted academic Prof Shamim Jairajpuri said here on Tuesday.