The mosque may be closed but the door of goodness is always open! Huffaz stare at hard times Life 

The mosque may be closed but the door of goodness is always open! Huffaz stare at hard times

This year Ramzan, which began amid coronavirus pandemic lackluster compared to previous years. The Islamic holy month usually witness faithful throng to mosques to seek the blessings of Allah. People categorically gather to perform special prayer known as ‘Taraweeh’ during Ramzan nights. Huffaz (those who memorise the Quran) recite holy verses with a soul-stirring rhythm, leads the taraweeh. Generally Ramzan… Read More
Growing Tide of Islamophobia and Diplomatic Damage Life 

Growing Tide of Islamophobia in India and Diplomatic Repercussions

The worldwide pandemic of Coronavirus was given an anti-Muslim twist in India under official ‎patronage and spread by electronic, print, and social media, but nobody had guessed that it can create ‎a diplomatic furore and threat our sweet relations turn sour with OIC and GCC countries.‎ Taking note of the intense Islamophobic tirade by ‘Hindutva’ fanatics the “‎Organisation of Islamic… Read More
Ramzan Fasting not a hindrance in performing COVID duty for these Muslim cops Life 

Ramzan Fasting not a hindrance in performing COVID duty for these Muslim cops

Solapur: With rising number of COVID-19 patients and nearly one thousand feared dead, entire country is reeling under lockdown heightening the pressure on police department to keep the countrymen indoor to stem the spread of corona virus. In such demanding situation, role of police become very crucial to outbreak the disease contingency as a preemptive measure. Fasting, an obligation during… Read More
COVID-19 Pandemic helped Austrian MMA fighter to find his “true faith”, embraces Islam Life 

COVID-19 Pandemic helped Austrian MMA fighter to find his “true faith”, embraces Islam

Legendary Austrian Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Wilhelm Ott has made an announcement that he embraced Islam and novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic propelled him to find his “true faith”. On an Instagram post, 37-year-old Ott proudly announced that he had become Muslim 2 weeks ago by reciting the Shahada, the Islamic proclamation of faith and also one of the five… Read More
UPSC 2017 “Madrasa are not breeding ground of terrorism”, says T Shahid - former Madarsa Teacher Life 

UPSC 2017: Madrasa are not breeding ground of terrorism, proves T Shahid – former Madrasa Teacher

Thiruvananthapuram: Shahid Thiruvallur never had the opportunity to attend a mainstream school and studied at a madrasa, has secured 693rd rank in the UPSC Civil Services Exam 2017. The 28-year-old native of Thiruvallur village, in Kozhikode district, has cracked the UPSC examination in his sixth attempt. After 12 years of religious education at Qazi Kunhi Hasan Musliyar Islamic Academy at… Read More
An exhausted Rohingya woman Life 

Mumbai photojournalist Danish Siddiqui wins Pulitzer prize for series on Rohingya genocide

An exhausted Rohingya woman – drained and dejected – falls to her knees on the Bangladesh shore. In the back ground, a group of men offload their belongings after crossing into the country by boat through the Bay of Bengal, a photo taken by Mumbai-based photographer Danish Siddiqui, are among the pictures shot by a Reuters team that won the… Read More
Maulana Shahabuddin - Maharashtra's first Muslim owned Blood Bank founder passes away Featured Life 

Maulana Shahabuddin – Maharashtra’s first Muslim owned Blood Bank founder passes away

Pune: Maulana Syed Shahabuddin Salfi Firdausi – a very popular and eminent name of Maharashtra’s Social and religious circle passed away on Monday at 1 am due to massive heart attack at his Pune residence. He was 63. He was well-known religious healer, his contribution towards the social and medicine field was equally well. He was the founder and chairman… Read More
Dr Roshan Jawwad, Girl who lost legs in train mishap defied all odds to become a doctor Life 

Dr Roshan Jawwad, Girl who lost legs in train mishap defied all odds to become a doctor

On the fateful day in 2008, 16-year-old Roshan Jawad lost both her legs after being pushed out of a crowded local train near Andheri but did not lost her dream of becoming a doctor. Defying all odds Nine years after the accident, Roshan has become the first doctor in her family. Daughter of a pushcart vegetable vendor secured a first… Read More
Anti-Muslim German far-right AFD politician converts to Islam Life 

Anti-Muslim German far-right AFD politician converts to Islam

Arthur Wagner, a prominent member of a German far-right political party ‘Alternative für Deutschland’ (AfD), known for its anti-Muslim rhetoric has converted to Islam and resigned from his leadership role in the party. Wagner was a leading member of AFD eastern Brandenburg state chapter, whose slogan “Islam doesn’t belong in Germany” encapsulates its extreme nativist and anti-Muslim views. The AfD,… Read More
Jamate Islami Hind convinces elderly Mumbai couple to abandon suicide plans citing Islamic teachings Life 

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind convinces elderly Mumbai couple to abandon suicide plans citing Islamic teachings

Mumbai: The President of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Maharashtra, Engineer Taufeeq Aslam Khan, PR secretary Abdul Hafeez Farooqui and secretary for social services Mazhar Farooq paid a courtesy visit on Saturday to the elderly couple who wrote to the President to seek permission to end their life and convinced them to abandon their suicide plans. Mr. Narayan Lawate (88) and his wife… Read More