CBI grills RSS leader Indresh

NEW DELHI: CBI on Thursday questioned senior RSS leader Indresh Kumar in connection with the 2007 Makkah Masjid blast in Hyderabad.
Indresh Kumar who also heads the Rashtriya Muslim Manch, to integrate Muslims with RSS has been accused by the investigating agencies for conspiring with several..

PM urges to preserve India’s diversity

NEW DELHI: The Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh emphasized the need for preserving the diversity and multi-cultural ethos of the country. He called for preserving it by pursuing the rich legacy of tolerance and brotherhood.
Speaking at a function organised by Indian Council of Philosophical ..

Radicals spread Christmas fear in Orissa

BHUBANESWAR: Panic has spread among Christians in the Kandhamal district of Orissa after a Hindu radical outfit announced plans to hold rallies on Christmas day.
“We are frightened. Please do something,” pleaded Kartika Nayak, a Christian youth in Barkhama village that witnessed anti-Christian ..

Azam questions Kashmir accession

LUCKNOW: (AMN) Samajwadi Party leader Mohammad Azam Khan has created another controversy on Kashmir accession to India.In a public meeting in Badaun , Khan said that the UPA government had only one Muslim Cabinet minister – Ghulam Nabi Azad and he is from Kashmir ‘not India’..

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NIA to grill Swami in Samjhauta blast case

NEW DELHI: India’s prime investigating body, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) is all set to grill Hindu religious leader and Abhinav Bharat member Swami Asimanand for his alleged role in the 2007 Samjhauta Express blast case.According to official sources NIA would question Swami about his ..

Anti-Muslim RSS is like Nazis: Digvijay Singh

RAJIV NAGAR (NEW DELHI): Going one step further on his attack against RSS and BJP, the congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Sunday compared them with Hitler’s Nazi party that attacked the Jews.
“In the 1930s Hitler’s Nazi party attacked the Jews… similarly the RSS ideology wants to ..

AMU Postpones Court Meet after President Directive

ALIGARH: The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has put off its controversial University Court meeting to be held on December 19. The decision came following the President of India Mrs Pratibha Patil direction to the University to keep the Court meeting in abeyance”.
Mrs Patil is the Visitor of the AMU

Muslims observe Muharram across the country

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The day of the martyrdom of Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed was observed throught the country with traditional rituals and sanctity on Friday.
The tenth day of Muharram, the first month of Arabic calendar is observed in memory of the martyrdom of Imam Hussain,, who..

AP govt ready to apologise to Muslims

HYDERABAD (AMN): The Congress government in Andhra Pradesh has expressed its eagerness to apologise to Muslims for facing mistreatment during and after the Makka Masjid blast in 2007 and thereafter.
The chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy said in state assembly that if it was established that innocent

Christians get tough with communists

KOCHI: Kerala’s bishops have snubbed overtures by the state’s communist leaders who are trying to patch up strained relations with the Church to improve their electoral chances at the polls in a year’s time.

The communist-led Left Democratic Front suffered a crushing defeat in October’s village ..



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