Jamaat-e-Islami refused to support me in embracing Islam Hadiya Current Affairs 

Jamaat-e-Islami refused to support me in embracing Islam: Hadiya

Kozhikode: Akhila, A 25-year-old Hindu woman from Kerala who converted to Islam and took a new name Hadiya, on Saturday stirred a controversy after lambasting two Muslim organisations Jamaat-e-Islami and Tarbiyyath which refused to support her in embracing Islam. “Both Jamaat-e-Islami and Tarbiyyath refused to help me when I approached them with my desire to embrace Islam. It was only Popular Front of India which stood by my side and helped us fight the case legally in the apex court,” Hadiya said to reporters. The Supreme Court on Thursday restored…

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Popular Front of India banned in Jharkhand for alleged IS links Current Affairs 

Popular Front of India banned in Jharkhand for alleged IS links

Ranchi: BJP led Jharkhand government has banned the Popular Front of India (PFI) for its alleged links to the Islamic State (IS) in an official release on Tuesday. The release states, “The state has banned the Popular Front of India, which is active in Jharkhand, under the Criminal Law Amendment Act, 1908. The action has been taken following a proposal from the Home Department”. The release further said, “PFI has been most active in Pakur district. The organization was started in Kerala and its members are internally influenced by the…

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Popular Front announces higher education scholarship

New Delhi: Popular Front of India announces scholarship program 2017 for poor and meritorious students. The scholarship is only for those who wish to pursue higher studies after completing Higher Secondary School (12th). Applications are invited from students who are pursuing their course in the academic year 2017-18. Students pursuing PG Courses, Degree and Diploma or other higher studies whose course duration is not less than a year are eligible. Priority will be given to students studying journalism, law and Social work. Application must be submitted online through the www.popularfrontindia.org…

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