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Muslims Holy month of Ramadan begins

Muslims Holy month of Ramadan begins

  • June 06 2016

Millions of Muslims around the world will mark the start of the holy month of Ramadan on Monday, a time marked by intense prayer, dawn-to-dusk fasting and nightly feasts.In the UAE, the Ramadan Moon S [...]

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Nirankari head Baba Hardev Singh killed in Car Crash in Canada

Nirankari head Baba Hardev Singh killed in Car Crash in Canada

  • May 14 2016

Hardev Singh, head of Nirankari Mission, was killed in a road accident in Canada today. He was 62. Hundreds of followers of the Nirankari sect gathered at the Foundation’s headquarters near Bura [...]

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Trupti Desai entered the Haji Ali dargah in Mumbai where she was denied entry last month

Trupti Desai entered the Haji Ali dargah in Mumbai where she was denied entry last month

  • May 12 2016

Trupti Desai, Women rights' activist entered the Haji Ali dargah in Mumbai today at 6AM. Earlier she was denied entry to the dargah. Desai however did not attempt to enter t [...]

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Muslim women 'banned' from Facebook Tweets taslimanasree

Muslim women 'banned' from Facebook Tweets taslimanasree

  • May 07 2016

New Delhi, May 7: Muslim women 'banned' from Facebook Tweets taslimanasree.Mosques across the UK have ordered Muslim women to stop wearing trousers, leaving the house without permission from their hus [...]

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Woman seer held in Madhya Pradesh

Woman seer held in Madhya Pradesh

  • April 27 2016

Ujjain (Madhya Pradesh), April 27 : A woman seer demanding equality with her male counterparts for undertaking 'shahi snan' (royal bath) and more facilities for her 'akhara' at the ongoing month-long [...]

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Woman seer seeking right to Shahi Snan arrested in Ujjain

Woman seer seeking right to Shahi Snan arrested in Ujjain

  • April 27 2016

Ujjain, April 27 : Trikal Bhavanta, the woman seer who entered a pit to take 'Samadhi' (embrace death) here on Tuesday to press her demand for right to women to take Shahi Snan during Simhastha Kumbh [...]

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Woman seer gives up plan to embrace death over Shahi Snan

Woman seer gives up plan to embrace death over Shahi Snan

  • April 27 2016

Ujjain, April 27 : A woman seer who entered a ditch to take Samadhi (embracing death) in Ujjain, demanding the women should also have the right to take the Shahi Snan, on Wednesday agreed to give up [...]

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Hyderabad MP Owaisi clashes with Najma Heptulla in Lok Sabha

Hyderabad MP Owaisi clashes with Najma Heptulla in Lok Sabha

  • April 27 2016

New Delhi, April 27 : Two senior leaders, Asaduddin Owaisi of Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) and union Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla, clashed fiercely in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday aft [...]

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NHAI to build Rs.100-crore elevated corridor in Sonprayag

NHAI to build Rs.100-crore elevated corridor in Sonprayag

  • April 27 2016

Dehradun, April 27 : The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is set to construct an elevated corridor at the cost of Rs.100 crore in Uttarakhand that will offer a big relief to pilgrims unde [...]

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Indian Muslims' experience can be model for others: Ansari

Indian Muslims' experience can be model for others: Ansari

  • April 26 2016

New Delhi, April 26 : Vice President Hamid Ansari on Tuesday said the experience of the Indian Muslim minority community living in a secular polity having a composite culture could be a model for oth [...]