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Darul Uloom, Deoband

Cradle of Chaos: On the Deobandi sect

How an Islamist movement born in Deoband, a little known town in Uttar Pradesh, became a weapon for radicals trying to create a Sunni-dominated subcontinent
 

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Senior citizens distraught over Railways' decision to permanently remove train fare concession

Senior citizens have enjoyed this privilege for decades with men (60 years and above) given a 40% discount on the train ticket and women (58 years and above) given 50% on it. 

24th May 2022 12:46 AM

BJP alleges Hemant Soren government of protecting Bangladeshi and Rohingya infiltrators, urges survey

BJP Legislature Party Leader Babulal Marandi expressed his concern over the pro intruder attitude of the State Government and stressed the urgent need for identification and deportation of immigrants

23rd May 2022 11:58 PM

Bengal facing Rs 1,141 crore revenue loss due to fuel price cut: Mamata 

"The concession provided by the Centre to BJP-ruled states is not given to states governed by opposition parties. We are not getting our dues," she said.

23rd May 2022 10:22 PM

Hanuman Chalisa row: Navneet Rana appears before privileges committee, names Maharashtra CM 

Navneet had recently moved the Lok Sabha Privileges Committee with her complaint and the panel had called her to appear before it.

23rd May 2022 10:21 PM

Akal Takht Jathedar says every Sikh should try to keep licensed weapon, CM Mann objects

Reacting to the statement of the Akal Takht Jathedar, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann urged him to spread message of peace, harmony and brotherhood in society

23rd May 2022 09:10 PM

Hindu Mahasabha seeks 'purification' of Mathura's Shahi Idgah mosque, files plea

The Shahi Idgah Masjid stands next to the Sri Krishna Janmabhoomi.

23rd May 2022 08:54 PM

Miffed by SP MLAs' behaviour in UP Assembly, party ally Rajbhar says it's against House decorum

The SBSP chief said that the tradition of staging a protest during the Governor’s address should be stopped

23rd May 2022 08:51 PM

Azam Khan moves SC, says his 'University is being demolished as bail condition' 

A bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and Bela M Trivedi was told by advocate Nizam Pasha that the High Court has ordered the "demolition" of the University as a condition for interim bail.

23rd May 2022 08:50 PM

Assam 'custodial' death: Cops believe thana set afire to destroy criminal records of drug dealers

Nagaon Superintendent of Police Leena Doley told journalists that the houses of the accused were dens of unlawful activities and they had suspicious movement of people

23rd May 2022 08:14 PM

Mamata demands centre to allow CBI to function independently

The ED has already interrogated her nephew Abhishek Banerjee and his wife in connection with a money laundering case linked to coal pilferage.

23rd May 2022 08:04 PM