Current Affairs

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


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 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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Killing people to protect cows is against Hindu scripture


By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi Hinduism calls for the protection of all lives, human and animal. How can it be achieved by ‘protecting’ cows and killing people?    Lashing out at the gau goons and the mob lynching of Muslims in the name of cow protection, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has once again broken his silence over the grim situation in the …

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Sikh group Khalsa Aid organises iftar and blankets for fire victims in Kashmir

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By Raqib Hameed Naik, Srinagar: Khalsa aid, an international non-profit aid and relief organisation of Sikhs on Thursday June 22, organised an Iftar for the fire victims at Abi Novpora, Srinagar. The group also donated 52 blankets to 26 families who had lost their homes in April earlier this year. Most of the fire victims families were rendered homeless …

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Departure of the holy month of Ramazan and Muslims’ behavior

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By Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi With the Eid-ul-Fitr around the corner, we are winding down to the end of the most glorious month of the year, Ramadan al-Mubarak. The departure of Ramazan puts us in a feeling of both eagerness and regret. On the one hand we are proud of passing Divine exams and fulfilling the commandments of Allah by fasting …

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