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Muslims who join Communist parties need not be atheists: Kerala Jam-Iyyathul Ulema leader

IUML leaders such as PMA Salam, MK Muneer and KM Shaji have been targeting the CPM for its atheist ideology and saying that Muslims associating with Communists will pose a grave danger to Islam.

09 Jan 2022

Don't mix religion with politics: IUML leader KNA Khader's stand brings new alignment in party

Khader said that it would be ideal for the political parties to remain neutral on religious affairs as politics deals with the basic necessities like food and habitat.

07 Jan 2022

Communists use interfaith marriage to destroy Islam: IUML

“This was what Shaji had cautioned. Sahala went out of Islam. Such a situation should not happen in our families,” Salam said.

06 Jan 2022

‘Wahhabism or Communism’ debate takes curious turn

Throughout the speech, Thangal reiterated the need to resist the ‘deviant groups’ like the Wahhabis that pose a threat to the true faith.

04 Jan 2022

Operation Kaval: Activists, social workers land on Kerala police list of anti-socials

A few activists have complained that they received calls from police stations under Kozhikode rural district asking for their Aadhaar details and address

30 Dec 2021

Secular forces struggle to cope with communal polarisation after political killings in Kerala

The Sangh Parivar is happy that its campaigns, like the ones on 'halal food' and 'narcotic jihad', have been adopted by some sections among the Christian community too.

20 Dec 2021

Maoists to deploy more armed cadre to strengthen Western Ghats presence

Maoists are planning to strengthen their presence in the areas coming under the Western Ghats Special Zonal Committee by redeploying their armed cadre from other parts of the country.

30 Nov 2021

Kerala Anti-Terrorism Squad arrest 'senior Maoist leader' and a 'commander' from Wayanad

Krishnamurthy, who is known as BGK among Maoist circles, was picked up from Sulthan Bathery on Tuesday evening.

09 Nov 2021

Communal intimidation by CPM led to NDF’s formation: PFI leader

The ‘shilanyas’ at Ayodhya and the Rath Yathra by BJP leader L K Advani had created uneasiness among the Muslims but the community leadership was groping in the dark.

01 Nov 2021

Art critic takes fresh look at Edakkal cave carvings

After the curbs over Covid are eased, art critic A T Mohanraj is planning to screen the documentary at various places in Kerala.

31 Oct 2021

Book on Variamkunnath Haji with rare photos of Malabar Rebellion ready for release

The series was written from the British perspective but the articles clearly show that Haji posed a serious challenge to the mighty British government, he said.

16 Oct 2021

Confusion over ‘IS cadre’ mentioned by Pinarayi

There is a confusion over the person from the district who figured in the list of those who had joined the Islamic State (IS), which was revealed by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday.

24 Sep 2021

Kabul airport attacker was in India, claims ISIS

He is suspected to be an Afghan national.

19 Sep 2021

Absconding Maoist leader C P Usman arrested from Malappuram

 According to the police, there are around ten cases against him under various police stations.

14 Sep 2021

Film project on leader of Malabar Rebellion not shelved, say producers

The decision to make the movie last year had kicked off a controversy after the Sangh Parivar alleged that it was an attempt to whitewash Haji, who led ‘the massacre of Hindus.’

03 Sep 2021