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Plight of Kashmiri Pandits

By Shriya Katoch  The story of Kashmiri Pandits is not an unheard one. Every few years the issue is paid lip service until it faces reclusion...

Will High Court restore Secular status of Bangladesh?

Dhaka, Bangladesh: A spirited debate is unfolding in Bangladesh as its Supreme Court prepares to hear a 28-year-old petition challenging the constitutionality of an amendment...

Pakistan religious leaders call for repeal of ‘un-Islamic’ domestic violence protection law

Representatives from more than 35 Pakistani religious political parties and groups on Tuesday rebuked an "un-Islamic" law that protects women from violence. Meeting at...

Hindu Marriage Bill may compensate injustice suffered by Hindus in Pak

Hindu Marriage Bill was a need and Hindus wanted it to be passed but it was neglected for ages. Due to lack of legislation...

Islamic bloc to discuss the situation of Palestine

Jakarta (dpa) - Foreign ministers and leaders of Islamic countries are to meet on Monday in Indonesia to discuss deteriorating conditions in Palestinian territories....

Bangladesh may abandon Islam as state religion

(London Daily Mail) Bangladesh could drop Islam as the country's official religion following a string of extremist attacks against people of other faiths. The...

Protests erupt in Pakistan over execution of Mumtaz Qadri

Pakistan: Following the execution of Mumtaz Qadri yesterday, convicted for the 2011 murder of Punjab governor Salman Taseer, thousands of protesters took to the streets...

In Britain, Young Muslim girls are being forced into marriage over Skype

By Emma Batha LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation): Girls in Britain as young as 11 are being forced into marriage via the internet while others are...

Seven Muslim-born authors who criticized mainstream Islam

By Nithin Sridhar With the emergence of the Islamic State (ISIS) and the ever increasing foothold of global Islamic terrorism, serious questions are being raised...

Gender equality against Islam and Humanity says Kerala Muslim leader

Thiruvantpuram: Kerala Sunni leader Kanthapuram A P Aboobacker Musliar described the concept of gender equality un-Islamic. He did not stop just there, but he also...

Paris attacks, Islam and the war within

As this life is a trial, the battle of good and evil goes on in our hearts until one wins over the other. We must win this war that is not about Islam.

Why Uniform Civil Code is a must

Seeking gender equality through Uniform Civil Code should not be seen as an attempt to curtail one’s religious freedom.

Another Bangladeshi publisher gets death threat

The threat came a day into the synchronised attacks on Bangladeshi publishers of slain secularist writer-blogger Avijit Roy.

Avoid cow slaughter in larger interest, Ulema tells Muslims

Hyderabad: With the ban on beef in some states and the upcoming Eid-ul-Azha triggering a fierce debate on cow slaughter across the country, a group...

Permeating Islamophobia after 9/11

By Sreyashi Mazumdar Despite traversing through a prolonged period of 14 years after the draconian 9/11 attack, Islamophobia continues to haunt America. The smitten cries of the...

Muslim law board asks mosques to unite against the rising influence of Vedic culture

By NewsGram Staff Writer The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has appealed to the Muslim organizations, institutions, imams of the mosques to unite against the...

Not a breaking news: Why Indian mainstream media ‘hates’ Hindus

Israeli violence against Palestinians in Gaza finds a mention in the Indian Parliament, while a puny utterance of the dismal condition of Hindu refugees seems like a Herculean task for the politicos.

Indian in UAE jailed for ‘blasphemous’ Facebook status

  By NewsGram Staff Writer A court in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has sentenced an Indian national to one year in jail for posting a...

Qatar mall visitors assault Indian man for insulting Islam

By NewsGram Staff Writer Showing the insensitive side of human beings, a video of an Indian man from Kerala being assaulted by a group of...

2 suspects shot dead after gunfire outside Prophet Muhammad cartoon exhibition

By NewsGram Staff Writer On Sunday, US police shot two outraged gunmen outside a provocative conference on cartoons depicting the imagery of Prophet Muhammad in...

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