Palestinian refugees in Lebanon celebrate Hamas victory over Israel

BEIRUT Hundreds of Palestinian refugees in Lebanon held a celebration Sunday to mark the success the Hamas resistance group achieved in the Gaza Strip in the face of Israel’s latest attacks. In an event organized by Hamas in Ain al-Hilweh, Lebanon’s largest Palestinian refugee camp, with the slogan “Palestine resists and wins,” people carried Hamas flags and banners in support of the resistance forces. Addressing Palestinians in Ain al-Hilweh through a live broadcast during the celebration, Hamas political chief Ismail Haniyeh said Operation al-Quds Sword enabled the group to make…

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Firoz Alam cracks UPSC, becomes ACP after serving ten years in Delhi Police

New Delhi: Firoz Alam, son of a scrap dealer from in Pilkhuwa town of Hapur district, cleared civil services exams in his sixth attempt in 2019, after serving 10 years in Delhi Police. He was promoted to the position of an Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) in 2021. “I appeared for the exam for six years, cleared the Mains four times, but couldn’t proceed further (he would previously fail the interviews)…It was in the sixth and last attempt that I finally cleared,” he added. During his inspiring journey, he always remained…

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Palestinian Journalists body stages protest, calls upon international media association to prosecute Israel

By Special Correspondent Gaza city / New Delhi: The Palestinian Journalists body on Thursday staged a protest denouncing Israel’s ‘deliberate’ targeting journalists and their media offices in the strongest possible terms. The Palestinian Journalists Forum called upon the world journalists’ associations to protect Palestinian journalists from Israeli aggression and to pursue the prosecution of Israeli occupation for its crimes against journalists. By Special Correspondent Gaza city / New Delhi: The Palestinian Journalists body on Thursday staged a protest denouncing Israel’s ‘deliberate’ targeting journalists and their media offices in the strongest…

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568th anniversary of Istanbul’s conquest marked with visual feast

ISTANBUL The 568th anniversary of the conquest of Istanbul was celebrated with a visual feast in the Turkish metropolis. Turkey’s Communications Directorate organized a visual feast in cooperation with the Culture and Tourism Ministry to mark the anniversary of the conquest of Istanbul that changed the course of history. Following the recitation of the 48th chapter of the Muslim holy book of Quran, Surah Al-Fath — meaning Victory or Triumph — in Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque, the celebrations continued with the virtual sky mapping show that was used for the…

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Freedom fighter and Islamic scholar Mufti Abd-ur-Razzaq passes away

New Delhi: Prominent freedom fighter and Islamic scholar Mufti Abd-ur-Razzaq passed away and was laid to rest with state honours at the Bada Bagh graveyard in Madhya Pradesh capital, Bhopal. The Madhya Pradesh police presented a guard of honour before his burial on Thursday. A large number of people bid tearful adieu to the 96-year-old religious leader. He had actively participated in the freedom struggle. In January this year, he was honoured by the Governor of Madhya Pradesh, Anandiben Patel, for his services to the nation. He ran one of the oldest Gaushalas on the…

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