Petition in SC against COVID-19 victims burial in three Mumbai cemeteries, Jamit Ulama-i-Hind seeks intervention Current Affairs 

Petition in SC against COVID-19 victims burial in three Mumbai cemeteries, Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind seeks intervention

New Delhi: The Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind (A) has moved the Supreme Court seeking to intervene in a petition filed by a Mumbai man seeking stay on burial of people who have succumbed to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) at three cemeteries in densely populated Bandra West area of the metropolis. Petitioner Pradeep Gandhy has challenged a Bombay High Court order dated April… Read More
Abu Asim Azmi hands over his Colaba Hotel as quarantine facility for police personnel Current Affairs 

Abu Asim Azmi hands over his Colaba Hotel as quarantine facility for police personnel

Mumbai: Samajwadi Party (SP) Maharashtra state president and MLA from Mankhurd Shivaji Nagar, Abu Asim Azmi has offered his centrally located Hotel at Colaba as a quarantine facility for Police personnel serving in South Mumbai. The Gulf Hotel – just 5 minutes’ walk away from Gateway of India is located in one of the State capital’s posh locality known as… Read More
Nikhat Muhammadi Society 

Amid lockdown, Hijab clad woman is distributing 100,000 meals a day in Mumbai

Mumbai: Amid nationwide lockdown and complete business shutdown, mass hunger looms for daily-wage earners who live from hand to mouth. Nikhat Muhammadi – a hijab clad woman ought to feed such vulnerable groups and is serving almost 100,000 people a day in country’s financial capital Mumbai. As the Covid-19 fear still looming over our heads, hundreds of millions of Indians… Read More
Shoe thrown at AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Mumbai rally Current Affairs 

Shoe thrown at AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Mumbai rally

Mumbai: A shoe was thrown at the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi while he was addressing a rally on Tuesday at Nagpada in south Mumbai, the MP however remained unhurt. The incident took place around 9:45 pm during Owaisi’s speech against the triple talaq bill. The man who had thrown the shoe was taken into custody and… 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
Day after Pune rally violence, Dalit protesters block roads in Mumbai Current Affairs 

Day after Pune rally violence, Dalit protesters block roads in Mumbai

Mumbai: Traffic came to a standstill at the Eastern Express Highway in Mumbai this morning after Dalit protestors blocked the roads following the attack on Dalit rally at Koregaon Bhima in Pune. Dalit groups called for a bandh in Mumbai on Tuesday and sought action against those involved in the violent clashes in Pune the day before. Incidents of stone… Read More