Sana Shakil

Home Ministry gives no release schedule of Jammu and Kashmir political detainees

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) informed Parliament that of the 617 detainees, as many as 261 are lodged in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana, while 356 are detained in J&K.

05 Dec 2019

Rise in infiltration into Kashmir indicates militants might've found new routes

The Armed Forces had identified over 20 entry routes along the Indo-Pak border in J&K after the abrogation of Article 370.

25 Nov 2019

‘Muslim women have to reclaim their lost space’, says journalist Ziya Us Salam

In a candid sit-down with Sana Shakil, journalist Ziya Us Salam who wrote 'Women in Masjid: A Quest for Justice', says its high time mosques in India opened their doors to women.

17 Nov 2019

Muslim women’s body seeks Uniform Civil Code, to write to Modi government

With Article 370 gone and Ram Temple on its way, the demand for the Uniform Civil Code is now gaining momentum.

14 Nov 2019

No Bara Rabiul Awwal rallies to express sadness, maintain peace in Ayodhya

The court ruled that Muslims be given an alternative five-acre plot for a mosque.

11 Nov 2019

Mix of relief, sadness in Ayodhya

Number of devotees visiting Ram Janmabhoomi goes up; many feel the verdict will not only lead to construction of Ram temple but also usher in development 

11 Nov 2019

Centre downgrades Gandhi family's SPG security cover to Z+ 

The government had recently withdrawn the SPG cover of former prime minister Manmohan Singh.

08 Nov 2019

Suspected Maoist drone activities in Chhattisgarh stirs up concern among agencies

A month after suspected Pakistani origin drones alarmed security groups in Punjab, agencies have now found a drone flying in the Maoist affected jungles of Chhattisgarh.

08 Nov 2019

Ayodhya fortified, around 4,000 paramilitary personnel sent to UP ahead of SC verdict

A total of 40 companies, which include 16 companies of RAF and six companies each of CISF, ITBP, SSB and BSF, will be deployed in UP till November 18.

08 Nov 2019

Babri will remain mosque till end of times: Jamiat Ulama-I-Hind ahead of SC verdict

Prominent Muslim organisation Jamiat Ulama-I-Hind on Wednesday asserted that Babri Masjid had always been a mosque and “will remain so till qayamat ( end of times).

07 Nov 2019

India to expose Pakistan at international conference on terror funding

The second day will focus on countries building government and industry commitment to cooperate on safeguards against terrorism financing in the development of new technologies.

07 Nov 2019

1,681 toddlers in Indian jails, only three states have crèches: NCRB report

 As many as 1,681 toddlers were found to be living in Indian jails with their prisoner mothers in 2017, according to the latest report of National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB).

06 Nov 2019

Centre releases map of new UTs, marking Aksai Chin and Gilgit

New maps for Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh reassert India’s claim to POK, Aksai Chin.

03 Nov 2019

Visit by European Union delegation not at all internationalisation of Kashmir issue: MEA

MEA Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar asserted that the views of MEPs reflected their understanding of ground realities and threat of terrorism in Kashmir.

01 Nov 2019

Jammu & Kashmir to be under central rule for an 'indefinite period'

According to a senior government official, elections cannot be held anytime soon in the Valley and hence, the region has been put under Centre's rule.

01 Nov 2019