Mumbai-Muslim NGO's step forward to fight for social Justice and betterment Current Affairs 

Mumbai-Muslim NGO’s step forward to fight for social Justice and betterment

By Imran Inamdar Mumbai: An attempt to make strong federation of all the like minded Non Governmental Muslim Organizations, On 28 August Mumbai based NGO LIFE IN LIGHT in association Chatrapati Shivaji Muslim Brigade had called a meeting of all the prestigious social educational Muslim bodies at khilafat house. As per the press release posted to media persons all the attendees have agreed to form a strong federation of Mumbai Muslims to fight for justice, educational improvement and other rights. During meeting members agreed to protest the circular Recently issued…

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Display of humanity by Mumbai Muslims during natural calamity Current Affairs 

Display of humanity by Mumbai Muslims during natural calamity

By Imran Inamdar Mumbai: Setting up an appreciable example of Huququl Ibad (Rights of Human Beings) Muslims of Byculla (Mumbai) had provided shelter to the stranded people in the premises of Hindustani Masjid during heavy rainfall, without considering their religion. On August 29, it started raining heavily in this over crowded city and Water started accumulating on roads and railway tracks, badly affecting the public transport. Mumbai local train is called life line of the Mumbai and Thane Districts. Nearly 60 Lakh people travel daily to work place or school…

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कवाल से ठीक चार साल बाद... मुज़फ्फरनगर दंगो की पड़ताल Society 

कवाल से ठीक चार साल बाद… मुज़फ्फरनगर दंगो की पड़ताल

हाल के इतिहास में मुज़फ्फरनगर दंगा उत्तर प्रदेश में सबसे ज्यादा हिंसक माना जाता है| अगस्त-सितंबर 2013 में हुए इस दंगे में 42 मुस्लिम और 20 हिंदुओं सहित कम से कम 62 मौतें हुईं और 93 घायल और 50,000 से अधिक विस्थापित हुए। ऐसा दंगा, जिसने उस इलाके की सामाजिक स्थिति बदल दी| दो समुदाय के बीच ऐसी लाइन खीच दी जिसने दोनों को अलग अलग पाले में खड़ा कर दिया| मुज़फ्फरनगर दंगे के चार साल होने पर आस मोहम्मद कैफ ने दोबारा फिर उसी जगह का दौरा किया जहाँ…

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Myanmar violence leaves 100 dead, Rohingya Muslims flee into Bangladesh Current Affairs 

Myanmar violence leaves 100 dead, Rohingya Muslims flee into Bangladesh

Thousands of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar are trying to cross the border with Bangladesh, Bangladeshi security officials say, as fresh fighting erupted in Myanmar’s north-western Rakhine state. Authorities in Myanmar say close to 100 people have been killed including nearly 80 insurgents and 12 members of the security forces since Friday when armed men, reportedly from the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA), launched a pre-dawn raid on police outposts in the restive region. However, advocates for the Rohingya have given a much higher death toll, telling Al Jazeera…

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Muslims' First choice BJP candidate Vishwajeet registers massive victory in Goa assembly bye polls Current Affairs 

Muslims’ First choice BJP candidate Vishwajeet registers massive victory in Goa assembly bye polls

Goa: As per the result declared by the election authority today candidate of Bhartiya Janta Party Vishwajeet Pratap Singh Rane registered a massive victory from Valpoi constituency with margin of more than ten thousand votes in the assembly bye polls. Valpoi town is  a head quarter of Sattari Taluka (North Goa) which is famous for Muslim population in the state. Constituency has nearly 28 thousand votes in which Muslims share about 4 thousand votes. Earlier Vishwajeet was a Congress leader and won four assembly elections consecutively but after Goa assembly…

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Mann Ki Baat Narendra Modi hails Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind for for setting 'fine' example of unity during Gujarat floods Current Affairs 

Mann Ki Baat: Narendra Modi hails Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind for for setting ‘fine’ example of unity during Gujarat floods

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed Muslim organisation Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind, saying its volunteers had recently cleaned 22 temples and two mosques affected by floods in Gujarat, setting a “fine” and “inspiring” example of unity. He noted that India is a land of diversities which are not limited to cuisine, lifestyle and attire but can be seen in every walk of life. “Gujarat saw devastating floods recently. Many people lost their lives. When the waters receded, there was so much filth everywhere. “That is when, in Dhanera in the…

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I brought 250 cylinders not 3 Dr. Kafeel Ahmed shares his pain in FB video Current Affairs 

I brought 250 cylinders not 3: Dr. Kafeel Ahmed shares his pain in FB video

GORAKHPUR: Dr. Kafeel Ahmed, released a video on social networking site Facebook which went viral. The head of the encephalitis ward and a pediatrician who initially was hailed as a hero for saving life of children and later hailed allegedly as a villain for the death of over 60 children in a week at the Baba Raghav Das (BRD) Medical College in Gorakhpur. The mystery surrounding the role of Dr Kafeel Ahmed Khan continues. An FIR has been registered against Dr. Kafeel Khan in connection with the deaths of children…

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Prime Minister of India, not BJP Says furious Haryana HC over Panchkula violence Current Affairs 

Prime Minister is of India, not BJP: Says furious Haryana HC over Panchkula violence

CHANDIGARH: The Prime Minister is of the nation and not the BJP, the Punjab and Haryana high court remarked on Saturday as riots engulfed two states after self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was convicted of rape, Hindustan Times reported. At least 36 people were killed and properties worth millions of rupees were damaged in widespread riots that broke out on Friday in several parts of Punjab and Haryana when the Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief was convicted. Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned the violence and appealed for peace through a tweet. “Instances…

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Taj Mahal dropped from Yogi Governments tourism booklet Current Affairs 

Taj Mahal not a Shiva temple but a tomb, Archaeological Survey of India tells court

AGRA: For the first time, Archaeological Survey of India has told an Agra court that the Taj Mahal is not a temple but a tomb. According to officials, a 1920 notification to protect Taj Mahal has been made the basis for the affidavit filed by the ASI here. In April 2015, a law suit was filed by six lawyers claiming that the Taj Mahal was a Hindu Shiva temple by the name of Tejo Mahalaya. The court had issued notices to the central government, Union ministry of culture, home secretary and ASI to file…

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Right to Privacy Maharashtra Beef ban law to be tested in Supreme Court Current Affairs 

Right to Privacy: Maharashtra Beef ban law to be tested in Supreme Court

This week India saw two landmark SC judgments which will change the country’s discourse in long run. one being instant triple talaq declared as illegal and unconstitutional and second, right to privacy has been held as fundamental right by nine judge bench unanimously. SC held that privacy is an inalienable right, and a crucial aspect of individual liberty and dignity. The Maharashtra law, which makes carrying or keeping beef at home an offence, is going to be the first legislation to be tested on the plank of right to privacy which has…

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