HC asks BHU, AMU to come up with programme to tackle student delinquency

The court’s directives came while quashing the suspension order of the BHU administration against Anant Narayan Mishra, a student, penalised for allegedly assaulting an assistant professor.

published on : 6th December 2019

Pakistan government writes to UK; seeks return of Nawaz Sharif after treatment

Sharif, 69, left for London on November 19 in an air ambulance for medical treatment after the Lahore High Court allowed him to travel abroad for four weeks.

published on : 4th December 2019

Malaysian Muslims handed jail term for missing prayers

Aged 17 to 35, the men had been caught having a picnic by a waterfall instead of taking part in prayers on a Friday, the holiest day of the week for Muslims, newspaper Harian Metro reported.

published on : 4th December 2019

US enacts Uighur bill against crackdown on Xinjiang Muslims, draws Beijing's ire

The Uighur Human Rights Policy Act denounces the detention of an estimated 1 million Uighurs, Kazakhs and others in China’s far west Xinjiang region.

published on : 4th December 2019

Why Owaisi's plan to enter Bengal has rattled Mamata Banerjee

Mamata, who is already fighting a buoyant BJP, is suddenly staring at double trouble with AIMIM trying to make its way into Muslim households.

published on : 23rd November 2019

World's first Muslim yoga camp underway in Uttarakhand's Kotdwar

Participants of the camp said Yoga is a spiritual practice that has nothing to do with any religion.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Plea filed against Pakistan Army chief for being Ahmadi Muslim

The plea also named the former DG ISI Rizwan Akhtar for failing to fulfil his duty as a Muslim by not informing the government that Bajwa does not belong to the religion.

published on : 22nd November 2019

BHU faculty row: Students firmly against Muslim professor

University officials fail to persuade Sanskrit students for ending protest against appointment of Firoz Khan

published on : 22nd November 2019

BHU row: Locals vouch for sanskar of Muslim professor Firoz Khan

We never felt they are Muslims or we are Hindus as we all jointly celebrate Diwali or Eid. We have lived together for generations and Firoz and his brothers are like our own children.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Myanmar town offers glimmer of hope for Muslims enduring 'apartheid'

Mobs ransacked homes and police rounded up Muslims for their own safety to sites that would later be turned into camps.

published on : 21st November 2019

Suu Kyi to defend Myanmar against allegations of genocide of Rohingya Muslims at ICJ

The ICJ has set dates for Dec 10-12 for public hearings with oral observations from both the Gambia and Myanmar over the three days.

published on : 21st November 2019

Students vs students on BHU campus over Muslim Sanskrit professor's appointment

Students, carrying placards saying 'We are with Feroz Khan', are supporting the beleaguered professor, who has not been able to take classes since his appointment due to the ongoing protests.

published on : 21st November 2019

AMU professor, husband booked for sharing 'controversial' Facebook post on Kashmir

The complaint was lodged by one Ashok Pandey, a Hindu Mahasabha leader who claimed to have found their posts ‘inappropriate.’

published on : 20th November 2019

'Rafi shouldn’t have sung bhajans then...': Rawal blasts BHU stir against Muslim Sanskrit teacher

In a series of tweets, Rawal pointed out that language had no correlation with religion and appealed to the students to not engage in “idiocy”

published on : 20th November 2019

Hurt by BHU students protests, Sanskrit Prof Firoz Khan leaves Varanasi

The protestors are claiming that the appointment of a non-Hindu teacher was against the tenets of the university set up by Mahamana Malviya.

published on : 20th November 2019
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