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Akshardham temple terrorist attack case of 2002

New Delhi:   Supreme Court acquitted all six persons convicted in the infamous Akshardham temple terrorist attack case of 2002 and pulled up the Gujarat police for its poor investigation.… More »

Minorities in the 16th Lok Sabha

The minority representation in the 16th Lok Sabha has taken a beating in the face of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s poll juggernaut. There are only 23 Muslim MPs in the… More »

Communal tension in Hyderabad: It is Sikh versus Muslims

Three people have been killed in police firing after communities clashed in Kishanbagh area of Rajendranagar in Hyderabad on Wednesday morning.   According to police sources trouble broke after a… More »

Indian – Minority Institutions

The Supreme Court has upheld the validity of the Right to Education Act , 2009, which provides for free and compulsory education to all children between six and 14 years,… More »

It´s AAP over Congress for Muslims in Varanasi »

Muslims constitute about 3 lakh votes in Varanasi,that used to be split between the Congress, SP and BSP in earlier elections.   Muslims in Varanasi seem to have rallied behind… More »

Assam Riots Death Toll Goes to 41 »

Five more bodies were recovered from riot affected areas in Westren Assam taking the death toll of riots victims to 41 with five more bodies found on Wednesday Morning. The… More »

West Bengal: Now it is the Turn of the Mamata Government to Pay Back the Muslims

The much longed political change has happened in West Bengal and the new government has also spent more than half of its tenure at office comfortably. The minorities, especially the… More »

Seemandhra: Now Christian religious outfits vouch for ‘secular parties’ »

Anwar Hussain   The Bishops and church heads in Andhra Pradesh have issued a ‘ pastoral letter’ urging all Christians to vote for secular leaders ‘who are sincere, free from… More »

EC Sends Electoral Delegation to Assess Minority Participation in Elections »

A 14-member electoral delegation from Nepal visited Howrah in West Bengal to observe the third phase of polling in the state (seventh phase nationally). During the visit, a joint venture… More »

“Principal of St. Xavier’s College Mumbai Guides Students to Vote for “Secular Democracy” »

Mumbai:   In an unprecedented move the Principal of a premier educational college in Mumbai has sent an email to his students asking them to vote for ‘secular democracy’ of… More »