Israel plans to annex parts of West Bank: Minister

Israel postponed controversial plan to annex parts of West Bank last year under international pressure Jerusalem: The Israeli government intends to annex parts of the occupied West Bank, Minister of Settlement Affairs Tzachi Hanegbi said on Monday. “It doesn’t make sense that half a million people who live in Judea and Samaria (West Bank) cannot live under Israeli law. We did it in the Golan Heights and we will do it in Judea and Samaria,” Hanegbi said in an interview with i24NEWS Channel. He, however, did not specify a timeline for…

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Muslims least polygamous: Former EC chief SY Quraishi

New Delhi: Former chief election commissioner SY Quraishi, in his newly released book ”The Population Myth: Islam, Family Planning and Politics in India” have said that Islam is not so hostile to family planning and Muslims in India are least polygamous. He added that the time has come to bust ”myths created by Hindutva groups” to demonise Muslims. He added that refrains like ‘Hinduism khatre mein hai’ (Hinduism is in danger), Muslims will increase in number and capture political power, are part of a ”deliberate design with the clear intention of…

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Meet the hijabi cake artist of Goa

By Imran Inamdar & Sobiya Inamdar Nadia Aslam, a young cake artist, has set up an inspiring example of entrepreneurship by starting her own business from home and becoming a known cake artist in Goa capital city, Panjim, within the span of a few years. Nadia graduated in home science. One of her hobbies was stitching. Despite being a mother of three kids, she preferred to follow her passion and prepare bakery stuff on the special occasions of her close ones. She then realised that she can turn her passion…

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Modi admirer ‘Mufti’ one of the main organisers of ‘closed door Jirga’

New Delhi: The reporting of the last week a “closed door meeting” by the Muslim Mirror has ruffled the feathers of the some ‘dubious’ Maulanas who actually organized this meeting. It is said Maulana Wali Rahmani, general secretary of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board was  real actor behind this show but he employed his proxies for extending the invite to the meet which has been what they called as “Jirga”  meaning consultation.  As we highlighted in our first report that the proxy is a discredited soul in the community because…

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