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Muslim body moves SC to seek strike down Ordinance on Triple Talaq

Our Coresspondent / New Delhi A Muslim organisation from Kerala today filed a plea in the Supreme Court challenging the ordinance which makes the practice of Triple Talaq a punishable offence. The plea comes days after the Narendra Modi led government introduced an ordinance over the bill after it failed to garner support in the … Continue reading Muslim body moves SC to seek strike down Ordinance on Triple Talaq

Mecca Masjid blast case judge wants to join BJP

WEB DESK Retired metropolitan sessions judge Ravinder Reddy, who delivered the verdict in the Mecca Masjid blast case acquitting all the accused, wants to join the BJP, reports Indian Express quoting a party leader. “When (BJP president) Amit Shah visited Hyderabad on September 14, the retired judge took an appointment and met him. He wants … Continue reading Mecca Masjid blast case judge wants to join BJP

Ordinance on triple talaq against Constitution–Jamaat-e-Islami

AMN / New Delhi Expressing dismay over the government’s ordinance on triple talaq, Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) has said that the ordinance goes against the Constitution and has been brought about keeping an eye on the upcoming 2019 Parliamentary elections. In a press statement, the JIH President, Maulana Syed Jalaluddin Umari said that: ‘’this ordinance goes … Continue reading Ordinance on triple talaq against Constitution–Jamaat-e-Islami

Muharram is being observed with reverence in various parts of India

AMN Ashura-e-Muharram is being observed with due reverence and solemnity in various parts of India today. The day marks the martyrdom of Prophet Muhammad’s grandson, Hazrat Imam Hussain and his companions, who laid down their lives for upholding truth, righteousness and justice in Karbala. Tazia processions are being taken out to mark the occasion. Majaalis … Continue reading Muharram is being observed with reverence in various parts of India

Ordinance on triple talaq motivated by considerations other than welfare of Muslim women: CPIM

AMN / New Delhi The Communist Party of India (Marxist) has termed the ordinance on triple talaq promulgated by the central government is uncalled for and motivated by considerations other than that of the welfare of Muslim women. Party said that this ordinance was designed to serve the political interests of the ruling Party and … Continue reading Ordinance on triple talaq motivated by considerations other than welfare of Muslim women: CPIM

Cabinet approves ordinance making triple talaq a punishable offence

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Union cabinet today approved an ordinance making instant triple talaq a punishable offence with a three-year jail term. Speaking to media persons, Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, under the Ordinance, the crime will be recognised only when the woman herself or her blood relative files a complaint against the … Continue reading Cabinet approves ordinance making triple talaq a punishable offence

National Scholarship Portal Mobile App launched

AMN / NEW DELHI Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today launched the country’s first National Scholarship Portal Mobile App in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Navqi said, this Portal will ensure a smooth, accessible and hassle-free scholarship system for students belonging to poor and weaker sections. He said all the scholarships are … Continue reading National Scholarship Portal Mobile App launched

Municipal Corporation seals mosque in Gurgaon

Web Desk / agencies / Gurgaon / New Delhi Municipal Corporation of Gurgaon (MCG) Wednesday sealed a local mosque, with MCG commissioner saying it is too close to Indian Air Force (IAF) ammunition depot. The sealing of the mosque comes after a week when some people belonging to Hindu outfits objected to the use of … Continue reading Municipal Corporation seals mosque in Gurgaon

AMU: Prof Christian W Troll and Sanjiv Saraf to get Sir Syed Excellence Awards

Our Correspondent / Aligarh Noted scholar of theology and philosophy and Honorary Professor for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations at the Philosophisch-Theologische Hochschule St. Georgen in Frankfurt, Prof Christian W Troll, will receive this year’s International Sir Syed Excellence Award for his work on Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, while Mr Sanjiv Saraf, the … Continue reading AMU: Prof Christian W Troll and Sanjiv Saraf to get Sir Syed Excellence Awards

Section 377: All religious leaders join hand against SC verdict

AMN / New Delhi Hindu, Muslim, Sikh and Christian religious leaders have joined hand to oppose the Supreme court verdict on section 377. They have urged Govt to pass an ordinance in the parliament to overturn a Supreme Court order. Hindu Muslim, Sikh and Christian religious leaders lamented upon the decision and said that it … Continue reading Section 377: All religious leaders join hand against SC verdict

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