AMU is mini India, its achievements and contributions are un-parallel : PM Modi

By Abdul Bari Masoud New Delhi: Paying rich tributes to the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) on its completion of hundred years,  the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday hailed the historic institution for its unfrequented contribution to the society during the Corona pandemic. He also termed the university as a “mini India” and epitome of diversity which has strengthened India’s relations with the Islamic world and other countries of the world.  However, the PM did not announce any financial package for the AMU which is facing financial constraints due…

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CAA activist Ishrat Jahan beaten up , her clothes torn in jail

New Delhi: Former Congress councilor and CAA activist Ishrat Jahan on Tuesday said before a court that she was beaten up by prisoners at the Mandoli jail and was facing harassment in prison. This is the second time that this is happening. Her clothes have been torn, her head smashed against the wall several times. She is being constantly abused and threatened. They are constantly extorting her to do things… to let her live peacefully. They are saying things like she has to arrange a litre of milk everyday,” her husband…

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Azam Khan’s wife released on bail after 10 months

Tanzeen Fatima, who walked out of jail late on Monday night, said that she had been a professor in a government college and suddenly she was branded as a criminal. LUCKNOW — Samajwadi Party MP Mohd Azam Khan’s wife Tanzeen Fatima, who is also an SP MLA, has been released from Sitapur jail after getting bail from the court in a forgery case. Tanzeen Fatima, who walked out of jail late on Monday night, said that she had been a professor in a government college and suddenly she was branded as…

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KM Shareef, the former head of PFI passes away in Mangaluru

Mangaluru : Former National President of Popular Front of India KM Shareef has passed away at a private hospital in Mangaluru on Tuesday  after prolonged illness. He was 56. Shareef was admitted to a private hospital in Mangaluru with liver related disease, where he breathed his last on Tuesday afternoon. “It is with great sadness that we announce the sad demise of K.M.Shareef Saheb, NEC Member of Popular Front. KM Shareef  was also former Chairman of Popular Front. His demise is a great loss to the community and the organization. May Allah (swt)…

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Arab Spring and Shaheen Bagh sit-out : Two popular and strong people movements in the recent history

By Asad Mirza The past week marked the tenth and first anniversary of two different events, both starting off as a protest against the ruling regime and in turn snowballing into massive movements. The first, the so-called ‘Arab Spring’ marked its tenth anniversary and the second, the Shaheen Bagh sit-out its first anniversary. Let’s have a look how these two movements started and what did they achieve. Arab Spring Ten years back when a young street vendor named Mohamed Bouazizi in the Tunisian town of Sidi Bouzid set himself on…

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