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23 June, 2018 2:05 PM Pervez Musharraf says he has not quit politics

A day after resigning as the chairman of the All Pakistan Muslim League (APML), Pakistan's former military ruler and dictator Pervez Musharraf today said he has not quit politics. Musharraf, 74, yesterday sent his resignation as chairman of the APML party to the Election Commission of Pakistan, days after the Supreme Court barred him from contesting 32

22 June, 2018 12:45 PM Inter-faith couple passport row: Officer at Lucknow Passport office transferred

Few days ago, Tanvi Seth and Mohammad Anas Siddiqui, married for 11 years, had claimed that they were humiliated by Vikas Mishra, officer in Lucknow Passport Office. The passport officer at the Lucknow Passport Office at Ratan Square, who was accused of allegedly 'misbehaving with an inter-faith couple' has been transferred. As per a report in The Mumbai 14

20 June, 2018 7:27 PM Jallikattu protest was a dry run for terror outfits, says BJP leader

‘Separatists intent on disturbing peace’ BJP leader and Union Minister of State for Finance and Shipping Pon. Radhakrishnan on Wednesday alleged that the jallikattu protests of last year were a trial run organised by terrorist organisations. He said the people of Tamil Nadu were now suffering as a result of the inaction of the government during the agitation 30

20 June, 2018 2:04 PM Yoga Shouldn't Be Used As Political Tool, Say Muslim Bodies

Lucknow: Yoga should not be used as a political tool or linked to a particular community, top Muslim bodies said today on the eve of International Day for Yoga. The organisations also said that Yoga should be seen as form of exercise and not through the prism of religion. "Islam lays special emphasis on physical fitness and considers things related to fitness 31

20 June, 2018 10:36 AM BJP seeks Rahul Gandhi's apology over Rohit Vemula episode

The BJP today accused the Opposition of deceiving and exploiting the sentiments of the mother of Rohith Vemula, a scholar whose suicide in 2016 had sparked a major political row, for petty political gains and also sought apology from Congress president Rahul Gandhi over this. Union Minister Piyush Goyal cited reports that Vemula's mother Radhika Vemula 55

19 June, 2018 2:22 AM Dozens missing after ferry sinking at Indonesia’s Lake Toba

Dozens of people are missing after a ferry sank on Indonesia’s Lake Toba, casting a tragic pall over holidays marking the end of the Muslim holy month. Cellphone video released on Tuesday by the National Disaster Mitigation Agency shows the crew of another ferry attempting to rescue people struggling in the waters shortly after the sinking on Monday 29

16 June, 2018 3:55 AM Muslim leaders meet Pejawar seer on Id

Planning all-religion ‘sneha koota’: Vishwesha Tirtha Swami Leaders of the Muslim community visited Vishwesha Tirtha Swami of Pejawar Mutt on Id-ul-Fitr here on Friday. Last year, the seer had organised a “sneha koota” at a dining hall in the outer precincts of the Sri Krishna Mutt/Temple complex here. But that move generated a lot of controversy. The seer, a couple 1

15 June, 2018 6:58 PM State to present ‘chadar’ at Ajmer dargah

CM hands it over to Wakf Board chief Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu, on behalf of the government, will present a ‘chadar’ to the Ajmer dargah in Rajasthan through members of the Muslim community visiting the dargah shortly. Mr. Naidu handed over the ‘chadar’ to Andhra Pradesh Wakf Board chairman and Vijayawada (West) MLA Jaleel Khan, at his residence 81

11 June, 2018 5:43 PM Democracy the antidote against IS: M.J. Akbar

Pan-Islamic tenets fail to appeal: Akbar India’s secular democracy has ensured that pan-Islamic ideologies, like those professed by terror groups like Al Qaeda and Islamic State, don’t attract minorities in the country, said Minister of State for external affairs M.J. Akbar. “Indian Muslims are the only Muslims in the world, who as such a large community 47

11 June, 2018 6:32 AM Qubool Hai fame Nisha Nagpal to create havoc in Kabir-Zara’s life in Ishq Subhan Allah

MUMBAI: Zee TV’s popular drama Ishq Subhan Allah will see the entry of a new negative lead. Currently, the narrative focuses on Rukhsar and her stratagems to make Kabir (Adnan Khan) and Zara’s (Eisha Singh) life hell. Soon the focus will shift on a new character. According to a little birdie, Indian actress Nisha Nagpal is entering the daily soap. Nagpal 91