Reopening of Tablighi Markaz: HC orders Centre, Delhi Govt, Police to reply in 10 days

Justice Mukta Gupta has directed the authorities to file the status report within ten days on the application filed by Delhi Waqf board seeking reopening of the Nizamuddin The Nizamuddin Markaz which was locked on the premise of getting the area sanitised has remained shut since Mar 31, 2020. NEW DELHI — The Delhi High Court on Friday granted 10 days time to Centre, Delhi government and the city police to file a reply to an application seeking reopening of Nizamuddin Markaz, which is locked since the last one year.…

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India Muslim History Project trying to put the record straight

By Special Correspondent New Delhi: History is being re-interpreted these days. This is nothing new and has been the case for several decades now. However, now it has got patronage like never before. Therefore the preservation of Indian Muslim history has become all the more important than any time in the past. For more than a millennia, Muslims have been an integral part of the country and it were they who first united the nation in a cohesive form and kept it that way for centuries. Now when the history…

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Mamata Banerjee fields 42 Muslim candidates

NEW DELHI — Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee has given tickets to as many as 42 Muslim candidates out of the 291 seats in which the ruling formation has fielded its candidates for the forthcoming Assembly elections in West Bengal, to be held in eight phases from March 27 to April 29. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has repeatedly attacked the Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress for its ‘appeasement’ politics in the past. Besides giving importance to candidates from the minority community, Banerjee has also given tickets to 50 women candidates, 79 SC…

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Uddhav Thackeray glorifies Babri demolition, gets called out by Abu Asim Azmi

New Delhi: Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Asim Azmi on Wednesday called out Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray for saying in the legislative assembly that his party was proud to have been associated with the demolition of the Babri Masjid. ”This government is not secular. The chief minister seems to have forgotten that the government was formed on the basis of a Common Minimum Programme. But the chief minister is talking about criminal acts such as the demolition of the Babri Masjid,” Azmi said while speaking in the assembly. According to media…

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HC orders Centre, Delhi govt, police to reply in 10 days on reopening of Tablighi Markaz

The Nizamuddin Markaz which was locked on the premise of getting the area sanitised has remained shut since Mar 31, 2020 NEW DELHI — The Delhi High Court on Friday granted 10 days time to Centre, Delhi government and the city police to file a reply to an application seeking reopening of Nizamuddin Markaz, which is locked since the last one year. The Markaz is closed since the coronavirus-induced lockdown. On the night of March 29, police and health authorities started bringing people out from the Markaz and sent them to…

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