More on Indian Minorities

Muslim Politics blown off with BJP win, Muslims should now learn to respect Hindu sentiments: VHP chief patron Ashok Singhal

“The recent Lok Sabha polls shows that an election can be won “without Muslim support” and it was time the minority community learnt to respect Hindu sentiments”, VHP chief patron… More »

West Bengal: State Government Proposes Transgender Welfare Board

Kolkata:Transgender still are concerned over the Supreme Court much hyped verdict labelling them as “third gender” and the proposal to club them with OBCs. More than thirty representatives of the… More »

SC Terms Shariat Courts “Of No Legal Sanction”

New Delhi:In one of the most significant ruling the Supreme Court today termed Shariat courts to have “to have no legal sanction” and left it on Muslims to either obey… More »

After Muzaffarnager its Moradabad now: Protesters clash with cops, top officials hurt over temple loudspeaker issue

In a bid to polarise communities again in Uttar Pradesh, protestors clashed with police in the presence of five BJP MPs with one of them being the Muzaffarnagar riot accused… More »

Chennai Mosque Open Doors to Coaching for Civil Services

Chennai: Makkah mosque in Chennai is not just a place of worship these days. It has turned into an additional Makkah Masjid Coaching Academy that is training students to crack… More »

Grant to Christian Schools Stopped

Several schools run by Christian missionaries in Kolkata are facing a severe financial crisis as the West Bengal government has stopped issuing of salary grants to the institutions without any… More »

Former DRDO Scientist latest to be acquitted off Terror Charges

Courtesy :   Hubli: Former DRDO scientist is the latest to be acquitted off the terror charges by the National Investigating Agency (NIA). Aijaz Ahmed Mirza, a former junior… More »

Muslims worse off in West Bengal

A recently released report on the socio-economic condition of Muslims in West Bengal has recorded overwhelming social disparity with regard to the socio-economic status of Muslims in Bengal, with the… More »

LGBT Community Worried Under New Regime

The Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual and Transgender communities in India are worried that hardly any government support would be forthcoming for their cause under the BJP reign. The LGBT community, which… More »

“Muslims are not minorities”, declares newly appointed Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla

The newly appointed Minority Affairs Minister NajmaHeptullaon her first day at office said Muslims were too many to be called a minority. She added that ” it is the Parsis… More »