Peace will bring a solution to Palestine problem : M.J. Akbar

New Delhi : The Muslim Students Organisation of India, an outfit dedicated to moderate Islamic thoughts and justice-inclined Indian policies, organised a conference on the subject, “What Role Can India Play As A Friend of Palestine?”  in Jamia Nagar area of Delhi Noted public intellectuals like K.C. Tyagi, former MP, and M.J. Akbar, internationally acclaimed author and former Minister of State for External Affairs, addressed on the occasion. The conference was organised to commemorate the Land Day, observed by Palestinians on March 30 every year since 1976. A gathering of…

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Ifrah Khan becomes third topper in JEE Mains among girls

New Delhi: Ifrah Khan from Nagpur has bagged the third position in India among girls in JEE Mains. She has scored 99.9946424 in the national level exam. Ifrah has studied at Indian Olympiad School, Bhelgaon, Kamptee Road. She participated in all extra activities at school level. She had scored 90.2 per cent in Class X. ”My coaching was done at my school, Indian Olympiad School, both my brothers coached me,” she said. Her brothers, former IIT-ians, are also teachers in the family-owned school. Ifrah’s father Suhail Khan and mother Nagma Khan both…

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UP: Muslim man dies in police custody, Cops booked for murder

New Delhi: 36-year-old man, Ziyauddin, died in police custody in Uttar Pradesh’s Ambedkar Nagar district on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday. Local police said that he suffered a cardiac attack but his family has disputed the claim and alleged torture in police custody. His death angered family members and locals who staged a protest demanding the registration of a First Information Report (FIR) against police personnel responsible for his death. An FIR has been lodged at Akbarpur Police Station in Ambedkar Nagar under Sections 302 (murder) and 364 (abducting…

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Sir Syed Ahmed Khan (17 October 1817- 27 March 1898) : A day of introspection and a journey of conviction

By Bushra Salahuddin A Burning Zeal of Vision with a Mission!A Light to a Plethora of Knowledge!A Beacon in the Darkness of Ignorance! Sir Syed Ahmad Taqvi bin Syed Mohammad Muttaqi, commonly known as Sir Syed Ahmed Khan- Jawad-ud-Daulah; Arif-Jung, the Knight Commander of the Star of India (KCSI) ; and a man of character with a deep insight into the social dynamics- A man of vision, of courage and valor, a scientist and a revivalist. Sir Syed Ahmed Khan strongly believed that the foundation of Formidable Nation Building is…

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