Madarsas now at par with CBSE

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Monday said that certificates issued by state Madrasa Boards would be treated at par with certificates of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Council of Board of School Education in India (COBSE) and other School Examination Boards.

AMU Murshidabad campus begins classes

TIA correspondent
KOLKATA: The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Murshidabad campus formally started classes with the admission for two-year MBA and five-year BA LLB on Sunday.20 students in law and 55 in management have reportedly taken admission for the upcoming classes.

Babri Case: SC issues notice to Advani


NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Friday issued notice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Shiv Sena leader Bal Thackeray and others asking them as why further action should not be taken against them for their alleged role in hatching conspiracy to demolish historical Babri Masjid on December 6 1992.

Verdict on Godhra

THERE are some incidents in life which we never forget. I was tuning into my transistor radio at Wild Grass, a “technology-free” tourist resort at Kaziranga in Assam, when I heard the news about the burning alive of several Hindu “kar sevaks” (volunteers) returning from Ayodhya by the Sabarmati Express.

Jamaat opposes US intrusion in Libya

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) has condemned the United State for taking advantage of the crisis in the Libya to build up its military presence in the region.

‘Godhra verdict no justification for Gujrat riots’

NEW DELHI:  Law Minister Veerappa Moily on Tuesday said that the Special court’s verdict in the Godhra case did not justify the riots that followed the train burning incident.

Godhra: Minorities shocked at harsh punishment

AHMEDABAD: Minorities here have shocked at harsh punishment by the special court in Godhra train burning case. They feared that the after the verdict the real culprit would never be apprehended it is as ‘real culprits escape’

Death for 11 in Godhra case

TIA correspondent

AHMEDABAD: A Special Court at the Sabarmati Central Jail here awarded death sentence to 11 people and life term to 20 others for criminal conspiracy in the torching of coach S-6 of Sabarmati Express train in Godhra on February 27, 2002.

Budget Ignores Minorities: Ajmal

NEW DELHI (AMN) Maulana Badruddin Ajmal, MP from Dhubri Assam has said that union budget for the 2011-12 has totally ignored the requirement of Minority community.

Minister urges to save vanishing tribes

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Union Minister of State for Tribal Affairs on Sunday stressed the need to work for the perseverance of vanishing tribes.
He said that it was duty of the social organisations



SC slams Centre for ‘lethargy’ over upkeep of Taj Mahal

AMN / NEW DELHI The Supreme Court today criticised the Central Government and its authorities for their, wh ...

India, Nepal to jointly promote tourism

AMN / KATHMANDU India and Nepal have decided to promote tourism jointly. This was decided at the 2nd meeting ...