Friday, April 23, 2021
Tags Minorities

Tag: minorities

Every Year About 1,000 Girls From Religious Minorities Are Converted In Islam

Neha loved the hymns that filled her church with music. But she lost the chance to sing them last year when, at the age...

Article 30 Has Harmed the Constitutional Equality of Citizens: Vijayvargiya

Bharatiya Janata Party general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya has raised questions over Article 30 of the Indian Constitution which provides the minority community the right...

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan Pokes India Again on Minorities

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday again tried to compare the treatment of minorities in his country and India, saying these communities would...

In Pakistan, Hindus don’t get even a ‘Crematorium:’ Will you believe that?

Due to the lack of cremation grounds, some Hindus and Sikhs travel hundreds of kilometres just to perform the last rites as per...

Fair Immigration? Britain’s Leave Campaign Struggles to Persuade Ethnic Minorities on Brexit

Brexit campaigners are trying to persuade minorities to support their campaigns Whilst there is free movement for EU citizens, some British Asians are...

Muslim Women in India Retaliate against Triple Talaq Practice

According to Islamic law, husbands can divorce their wives just by uttering the word 'talaq' thrice This law has been condemned by many...

Sindh (Pakistan) announces public holiday to celebrate Holi on March 24

Pakistan's southern Sindh province has announced a public holiday to celebrate Holi next week, the first time the Hindu "festival of colours" will be...

Hindu, Christian leaders appreciate Pakistan’s decision on holidays for minorities festival

Hindu and Christian religious leaders today welcomed the decision of the National Assembly of Pakistan for adopting a resolution, declaring holidays on festivals celebrated...

Jains live the longest compared to other minorities in India

Ahmedabad: Census data has revealed that Jains in India has the highest percentage of members in the above-70 age group, among major religious communities.Also, the...

India may lose credibility if PM Modi fails to rein in BJP members: Moody’s

Moody's said controversial comments from various party members amid the raging beef controversy is not helping the government.

‘We are playing with fire’: Former Navy chief Ramdas writes open letter to PM, President

"If we do not stem the rot now – it might be too late," ex-Navy chief Ramdas wrote in his letter to PM Modi and President Mukherjeee.

No uniform civil code please: Muslim women’s group

New Delhi: A Muslim women's group on Tuesday opposed attempts to impose a uniform civil code but said "a gender just reform" was needed in...

Government has taken many steps for welfare of minorities: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

By NewsGram Staff-Writer New Delhi: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, the Minister of State for Minority Affairs, said on Monday that the Union government has taken several...

Minority appeasement: Gujarat to provide funds for soft-loans

By NewsGram Staff Writer Minorities can now breathe a sigh of relief as Gujarat sketches plans to provide funds to the National Minorities Development and...

Welcome move: Pak, B’desh minority immigrants find home in India

By Nithin Sridhar The Modi government has recently taken a decision to exempt persecuted minority refugees from Pakistan and Bangladesh from relevant provisions that govern...

Naqvi says dignity of minorities not ‘political propaganda’

By NewsGram Staff Writer New Delhi: On Tuesday, Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi clarified that the security, dignity and identity of minority communities wasn’t a...

Most Read

Amitabh Bachchan: An Inspiration

By- Khushi Bisht Amitabh Bachchan, also known as Big B, is without a doubt Bollywood's biggest star. The 78-year-old Bollywood megastar has been a hugely...

Does Congress Party Have A Future In Face Of Modi Onslaught?

It was India’s “Grand Old Party.” The Congress Party ruled the country for 55 out of 71 years since independence. But following the party’s...

WHO: An Initiative To Halt The Transmission Of Malaria By 2025

The World Health Organization (WHO) is launching a new initiative that aims to halt the transmission of malaria in 25 more countries by 2025....

Largest Flare Ever Recorded From The Sun’s Nearest Neighbor

Scientists have spotted the largest flare ever recorded from the sun's nearest neighbor, the star Proxima Centauri. Proxima Centauri is a small but mighty...