Current Affairs

Rohingya Muslims

Editorial by Maulana Wahiduddin Khan MAULANA WAHIDUDDIN KHAN walks us through the story of the Rohingya Muslims, who are fleeing Myanmar, in search of safe refuge From the ninth century,onwards, Arab and other traders have visited the Rakhine state, formerly Arakan, on the western coast of Burma (Myanmar), and in the early days, a group of them settled there.As a …

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We stand by the Muslim personal laws, not the self-imposed Muslim Personal Law Board: Syed Mohammad Ashraf Kichchawchchvi

Syed Mohammad Ashraf Kichchawchchvi Founder & President of All India Ulama & Mashaikh Board Hazrat Syed Mohammad Ashraf Kichchawchchvi, Founder & President of All India Ulama & Mashaikh Board has stated that while we fully respect the Supreme Court’s Judgment, we cannot succumb to the self-imposed law of the government. For a well-intentioned and well-spirited reformation in the Indian Muslim …

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Hindu and Muslim wives want to swap kidneys to save their husbands

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Saira’s and Saroj’s blood groups didn’t match with their husbands’. They now need the Uttar Pradesh government’s nod. By Rajat Rai A native of Bareilly, 49-year-old Saroj went to a private hospital in Meerut to donate her kidney to her husband Lal Karan, who is a junior engineer in the local electricity department. Saira Bano (50), a native of Amroha district, …

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Christians and Muslims unite at protests to defend Al-Aqsa

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Palestinians in Jerusalem have refused to enter Al-Aqsa Mosque for the eighth day in a row to protest the metal detectors Dozens of Christian and Muslim Palestinians gathered yesterday in front of the Nativity Church in Bethlehem, south of the West Bank, to protest against Israeli violence at the Al- Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem. The participants lifted banners demanding Israel …

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Terrorists’ motive is fanning the fire of hatred; attacks on Amarnath pilgrims strongly condemnable: Syed Mohammad Ashraf Kichchawchvi

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Indians like Salim Sheikh, who risked his own life to save the people, will never let the hate-mongers succeed in their dirty game of terror in the name of religion! By WordForPeace.com Correspondent Mumbai: All India Ulama and Mshaikh Board’s founder and president Hazrat Maulana Syed Mohammad Ashraf Kichchawchvi has condemned the terror attacks on the Amarnath pilgrims, saying that …

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Peace Activists Condemn Attack on Amarnath Yatris

We strongly condemn the firing on the bus carrying Amarnath Yatris which ended in the tragic death of seven pilgrims and injury to 18 others.   There can be no justification for any violence and killing, much less of unarmed, innocent people. The victims were not men in uniform, able to return fire, but unarmed civilians making a journey that was …

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Muslim intellectuals’ body for ban on cow slaughter

ALIGARH: A body of Muslim intellectuals today said it would extend full support to any proposal of the Centre for banning cow slaughter and declaring cow as the national animal. “Our organisation has passed a resolution welcoming Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent statement condemning the lynching of innocent people in the name of ‘gau raksha’ (cow protection) in different parts of the …

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