Bhim Army chief raises issue of human rights violations in India at the UN

He alleged use of force and registration of ”false cases” against anti-farm laws and CAA protestors By Muslim Mirror Staff New Delhi: Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Aazad raised the issue of human rights violations in India at a virtual meeting held by the United Nations Human Rights Council. He said that the government of India is oppressing minorities and using ”undemocratic methods” to suppress voices of dissent. He alleged use of force and registration of ”false cases” against anti-farm laws and CAA protestors. ”Teas gas and water cannons were used…

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Arab party emerges as kingmaker in Israel’s parliamentary election

No bloc can form next government without support of Ra’am party Ra’am will demand commitments to revoke the 2018 Nation-State law as well as a 2017 law targeting illegal Arab construction, among other priorities By Abdul Bari Masoud New Delhi: For the first time in Israel an Arab party Ra’am has emerged as a kingmaker after the Zionist entity’s fourth election in two years once again failed to deliver a clear mandate to any bloc. Ra’am on Wednesday officially entered the Knesset after its first independent run since the early…

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PFI urges judiciary to revert the state from religious fascism to constitutional values

Sacrificing justice [in Babri Masjid case] in the name of peace has not worked to bring peace, read a press note released by PFI By Spl Correspondent Malappuram (Kerala): Popular Front National Leaders’ Meet called on the judiciary to play its role as a watch guard of the constitution as the state is drifting towards ‘religious fascism”.  They also sought urgent intervention of the Supreme Court to put a full stop to Sangh Parivar’s nefarious attempts to disturb Muslim religious practices and capturing their religious places. They alleged that ”the sheer…

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Allahabad HC asks UP govt to respond to Kafeel Khan’s plea

The petition seeks to quash the charge sheet and criminal case filed against him (Dr Kafeel) for his alleged inflammatory speech delivered at the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) during anti-CAA protests in December 2019. PRAYAGRAJ — The Allahabad High Court has directed the Yogi Adityanath government counsel to seek instructions from the concerned authorities, regarding a petition moved by Dr. Kafeel Khan, a pediatrician, seeking to quash the charge sheet and criminal case filed against him for his alleged inflammatory speech delivered at the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) during anti-CAA protests…

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Dissent has been criminalised, says Mehbooba Mufti after ED questioning

“The country is not running according to Constitution of India and it is running according to a political party of India. Those who speak are haunted. Those who oppose or speak are harassed by ED, NIA etc,” said Mehboob Mufti SRINAGAR — Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday slammed the government saying the country is not being run as per the Constitution of India and “dissent has been criminalised”. Mufti made the remarks after she was questioned by the Enforcement Directorate…

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