Opposition onslaught on exclusion of Muslims forces Amit Shah to reassure the community

Shah said, 'Muslims should not worry...India can never become Muslim mukt...Muslims of this country have lived a life of honour and will continue to do so.'

published on : 12th December 2019

Mosques appeal to Muslims to keep documents up-to-date

Imams and moulvis have been appealing to Muslims to set their documents right if they contain any anomalies.

published on : 12th December 2019

As Parliament passes Citizenship Bill; Amit Shah says Indian Muslims have nothing to fear

As many as 125 MPs voted in favour of the Bill in the Upper House and 99 against it, according to Rajya Sabha sources.

published on : 12th December 2019

Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship Amendment Bill 125-105

Besides BJP, its allies such as JD-U and SAD, the legislation was supported by AIADMK, BJD, TDP and YSR-Congress.

published on : 11th December 2019

Maharashtra police IG Abdur Rehman resigns over Citizenship Amendment Bill

Rahman, a member of the Indian Police Service, has been working for more than twenty-one years at different positions in Maharashtra.

published on : 11th December 2019

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi denies 'genocidal intent' in Rohingya case

Once hailed internationally for her defiance of Myanmar's junta, Suu Kyi was this time on the side of the southeast Asian nation's military when she took the stand.

published on : 11th December 2019

Why Lankan Tamils, Muslims left out if CAB a 'genuinely benevolent': Kamal Haasan 

Earlier in the day, spiritual guru Ravi Shankar and lyricist Vairamuthu had batted for providing citizenship to Lankan refugees staying in the country for over three decades.

published on : 11th December 2019

Imran Khan's remarks on CAB blatant interference in India's affairs: BJP 

Pakistan on Tuesday said India's "regressive and discriminatory" Citizenship Bill reflects its "malafide intent" to interfere in the affairs of neighbouring countries based on religion.

published on : 10th December 2019

Asaduddin Owaisi tears Citizenship Amendment Bill in Lok Sabha, compares Amit Shah to Hitler

The is an insult to India's freedom-fighters, he said, accusing the BJP-led government of working to marginalise Muslims in the country.

published on : 9th December 2019

Board urges Centre to include Shia Muslims in Citizenship Amendment Bill

Batting for the inclusion of Shia community in CAB protected communities, Shia Central Waqf Board chief Wasim Rizvi also made the same request to the Central government.

published on : 9th 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

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

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
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