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CM Yogi Adityanath UP’s most polarising politician, must withdraw inflammatory statements, says Amnesty International

Amnesty International on Monday called for public withdrawal of alleged inflammatory statements made in the past by BJP leader Yogi Adityanath, a day after he assumed charge as UP...

Mar 21, 2017 08:15 AM

Muslim women affected by triple talaq practice voted for BJP in UP, says Prasad

The Muslim women “affected by the triple talaq practice voted for the BJP in good numbers” during the recent Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, claimed Union Minister for Law...

Mar 19, 2017 08:51 AM

Over million Muslims sign petition to abolish divorce practice of 'triple talaq'

The crusade against triple talaq is escalating to new level with each passing day. More than a million Muslims across India, mostly women, have signed petition to discontinue the...

Mar 18, 2017 11:58 AM

India can learn from other countries' response mechanism, multi-pronged approach needed to combat terrorism: Gen V K Singh

Union Minister Gen (retd) VK Singh on Thursday proposed a multi-pronged approach to combat terrorism, including deradicalisation of people and using lessons from previous attacks...

Mar 16, 2017 08:47 AM

'Islamophobia' in US: Muslims asked if they ‘beat their wives’ before meeting Republican senator

‘Do you beat your wife’ was a poser in an ‘Islamophobic’ questionnaire that Muslims wanting to meet a Republican lawmaker were reportedly asked to fill out.

Mar 05, 2017 14:25 PM

If not skull cap, Modi accepts shawl, flowers from Muslims during roadshow in Varanasi

When Modi's convoy reached to Madanpura area of Varanasi, he saw some Muslim men holding flowers for him. He then got his car stopped and accpeted the flowers.

Mar 04, 2017 21:40 PM

Muslim military veterans in US offer to guard Jewish sites after bomb threat

In a show of inter-faith unity, Muslim military veterans in the US have offered to guard Jewish sites amid a spike in bomb threats against Jewish centres and vandalism targeting...

Mar 03, 2017 23:31 PM

UP polls: Mayawati promises reservations to Muslims, upper castes

It is being seen as an attempt to wean away the Muslim voters from the Samajwadi Party.

Mar 02, 2017 23:30 PM

Two US mosques receive hate notes calling for 'slaughter of Muslims'

Two mosques in the US state of Maryland have received threatening letters calling for the 'slaughter of Muslims', in apparent hate crime incidents.

Mar 02, 2017 17:19 PM

Assembly polls 2017: Yogi Adityanath a mascot of BJP's Hindutva campaign in eastern UP

BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has made it clear that his party's victory in UP polls will pave way for construction of Ram Temple.

Mar 02, 2017 15:43 PM