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Uniform Civil Code: The Milestone in Consolidating the Unity of India

Uniform Civil Code (UCC) is one of the most happening debates of independent India which gained prominence after the Shah Bano v/s Mohd Ahmed Khan case. UCC proposes to replace the personal laws based on the religious scriptures with a common governing law for every citizen. Here, the common law …

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Muslim women have right to invoke extra-judicial divorce : Kerala High Court

Kochi: Overruling a nearly five-decade judgment, the Kerala High Court has restored the rights of Muslim women for divorce without resorting to judicial proceedings. A division bench of the high court pronounced the judgment in a bunch of cases that arose out of different proceedings before the family courts seeking …

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No Haj Travel Without Two Vaccine Doses: Haj Committee of India

MUMBAI — In a major development, the Haj Committee of India (HCI) has said that no Indian Muslims shall be allowed to go for the annual Haj pilgrimage unless they have taken the two vaccine doses. The HCI CEO Maqsood Ahmed Khan made the announcement late on Thursday following the …

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Jamiat urges Gujarat govt to change curfew timings for Taraweeh prayers in Ramadan

Raza Academy, a Mumbai-based organisation, has also urged the Maharashtra government to allow devotees to offer prayers in mosques during the month of Ramadan while taking care of precautionary measures By Muslim Mirror Staff New Delhi: Jamiat Ulama-e-Hind (JUH) has written to Chief Minister Vijay Rupani seeking relaxation in curfew …

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AIUDF and ISF: New experiments in Muslim politics

Can a Muslim party as part of a secular coalition address the problem of Muslim marginalisation in politics? Muslims constitute more than one third of the population in Assam and more than one fourth in West Bengal and Kerala that are going to polls. Two political parties in Assam and …

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Varanasi court orders ASI survey of Gyanvapi mosque adjacent to Kashi Vishwanath temple

Form 5-member panel, with two persons from minority community, for the task, it directs ASI. Sunni Central Waqf Board to challenge order A local court in Varanasi on Thursday directed the Archaeological Survey of India to conduct a survey of the Gyanvapi Mosque compound adjacent to the Kashi Vishwanath Temple …

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India & Bangladesh will power the recovery of South Asia’s economy, World Bank says

Dhaka, Bangladesh | Flickr Text Size: A- A+ Dhaka: Returning to a high growth path will be the easy part for South Asian economies led by India, which confront much harder challenges in the form of increased inequalities and reduced access to education in the wake of the pandemic, according …

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National Population Register: The Need of the Hour

“The objective of the NPR is to create a comprehensive identity database in the country with full identification and other details by registering each and every usual resident in the country. This would help in better targeting the benefits and services under the Government schemes/programmes, improve planning and prevent identity …

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Gandhi peace prize for BangaBandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman: A new era in Indo-Bangladesh relationship

The year 2021 has been witnessing several milestones in the bilateral relationship between India and Bangladesh. The ensuing visit of Indian Prime Minister to Dhaka could strengthen India’s all weather relationship with Bangladesh as both the countries are destined to grow together. India’s outreach to its neighborhood Bangladesh, which was …

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