Sunday, February 19, 2017

Illustrated Muslim Travel Guide to Jerusalem

By Kashif-ul-Huda, TwoCircles.net Book: Illustrated Muslim Travel Guide to Jerusalem Author: Misbahuddin Mirza Digital book available on iBooks: here   Publisher: QAMSA, LLC Price: $6.99 Author of the book under...

NGO Majlis Manch allowed to assist SC in final hearing on Triple Talaq

By TCN News Mumbai-based NGO Majlis Manch, which has been working for legal rights of women and provides support to victims of domestic violence, especially...

In solidarity with Shehla Rashid

By Sana Khan for TwoCircles.net So much has already been written, in support of her and against her, so much so that a few AMU...

Muslims produce more children as they are unemployed: Azam Khan

Lucknow, (IANS): Muslims have so many children since they had no other work to do, Uttar Pradesh's Urban Development and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Mohd...

Should JNU be turned into a museum for select specimens?

By Umar Nizar for Twocircles.net The Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi is a site of great symbolic violence, though it might appear peaceful to...

BJP aims to breach Mulayam’s fortress as Akhilesh and Shivpal lock horns

By Faisal Fareed, Twocircles.net It would not be wrong to say that the Samajwadi Party, despite all its infighting and power struggles, has a strong...

Aamir Manzoor: Kashmiri youth who started Islamic radio station to promote ‘Halal’ entertainment

By Raqib Hameed Naik, TwoCircles.net Srinagar: For Muhammad Aamir Manzoor, a 26-year-old from Srinagar, youths in Kashmir are deflecting from the path of Islam and...

Justice not served, complain 2005 blast victims

New Delhi, (IANS): Families of victims and those injured in the 2005 serial blasts in Delhi voiced deep disappointment after a trial court on...

See if triple talaq impinges Muslim women’s rights, Centre tells SC

New Delhi, (IANS): The Centre on Thursday urged the Supreme Court to examine whether the practice of 'talaq-e-bidat' (instantaneous triple talaq), 'nikah halala' and...

The chessboard was ready; we were just pawns: Habeeb Hawa, acquitted from Ahmedabad blasts...

By Amit Kumar, Twocircles.net Until April 22, 2003, Habeeb Hawa’s life was no different from the thousands around him. A 29-year-old born and brought up...

One convicted, two let off in 2005 Delhi serial blasts case

New Delhi, (IANS): A trial court here on Thursday convicted one person, but acquitted two others, in the 2005 Delhi serial blasts case, which...

PMO refuses to answer RTI query regarding number of employees from minority communities

By Raqib Hameed Naik, TwoCircles.net New Delhi: The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has denied providing information regarding the number of employees from minority communities currently...

Fifty years of INSAN: A path of knowledge and excellence

By Saba Syed Hafeez for Twocircles.net We all are in journey—we as humans, as well as our societies and institutions. Our paths and destinations may...

Celebrating the writings of women

New Delhi, (IANS): Women writers, journalists, academics and professionals will come together later this month to debate and discuss issues that shape women professionals...

24% MPs/MLAs say they don’t need to pay tax or have no income

By Manoj K. In tax returns filed a year before they were elected, 72 per cent Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress MPs and MLAs...

US Embassy team visits AMU, discusses prospects of academic cooperation

By TCN News A three-member team of United States’ Embassy, New Delhi visited the Aligarh Muslim University on Wednesday, February 15, under the leadership of...

Hindu group protests against Kashmir book at Agartala book fair

Agartala, (IANS): Tripura's Information and Cultural Affairs Minister Bhanulal Saha on Wednesday said the government will not tolerate protests at a book fair, after...

Journalist’s murder: SC directs Shahabuddin be shifted to Tihar jail

New Delhi, (IANS): The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the shifting of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin from Bihar's Siwan jail to...

40% polling so far in 2nd phase of UP polls

Lucknow, (IANS): Over 40 per cent voting was recorded in the second phase of polling in Uttar Pradesh till afternoon on Wednesday. Maximum voting was reported...

बिजनौर : दलित-मुस्लिम एकता में खटास

आस मोहम्मद कैफ़, TwoCircles.net बिजनौर: उत्तर प्रदेश विधानसभा चुनाव के दूसरे चरण के मतदान से ठीक पहले बिजनौर जिले में सांप्रदायिक तनाव है. एक युवक...