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Bengaluru Muslims Form Human Chain Around Temple to Protect It From Irate Mob

Video of the gesture is doing the rounds on social media. It’s in sharp contrast to what happened during the Delhi riots in February when mosques and other Muslim religious places were specifically targeted...

Govt’s Handling of Covid-19 Borders on Criminal Negligence: Prashant Bhushan

He said the government failed to nip the pandemic in the bud by not carrying out effective screening and testing of the inbound passengers coming from outside India Clarion India NEW DELHI – Prashan Bhushan, senior...

Covid-19 Situation Remains Grim in Western Maharashtra

With the peak sugarcane season just a few weeks away, political parties are worried about the impact of Covid-19 on the sector and whether migrant workers from backward parts of the state will return Ashok...

OPINION

Perils and Possibilities of a Muslim-Centric News Channel in India

Given the growing government control and Hindutva influence over Indian media, once known for its independence, marginalised communities like Muslims are increasingly telling their...

Rejiggering Gulf Security: China’s Game of Shadow Boxing

China and Saudi Arabia are engaged in a complex game of shadow boxing to shape a future security framework for the Gulf designed to...

Memories of Another Beirut

Abbas Nasir THE devastating explosion in Beirut this week that bloodied the beautiful Lebanese capital yet again, inflicting a tragic loss of over 150 lives,...

India’s Composite Culture and Muslim Stalwarts

Bureaucrat K Nageshwar Rao has neither read Maulana Abul Kalam Azad nor read about him nor knows his contributions to the making of Modern...

INDIAN MUSLIMS

Bengaluru Muslims Form Human Chain Around Temple to Protect It From Irate Mob

Video of the gesture is doing the rounds on social media. It’s in sharp contrast...

Covid-19: Hyderabad May Give Traditional Muharram Procession A Miss

Shia leaders say the tradition was being followed for more than four centuries, hence the...

SC Asks Allahabad HC to Decide on Release of Kafeel Khan in 15 Days

Clarion India NEW DELHI - The Supreme Court Tuesday asked Allahabad High Court to decide on...

Bollywood Actor Surendra Rajan Lives in Muslim Attire Only to Face Hatred

Rajan had said that he did not believe in any religion but he wanted to...

Jamia Violence: Police Sexually Assaulted Student Protesters, Says Women’s Collective Report

According to Dr Siddiqui, women were the target because they started the movement. Police action...

Covid-19: Hyderabad May Give Traditional Muharram Procession A Miss

Shia leaders say the tradition was being followed for more than four centuries, hence the authorities must allow them to continue the practice. HYDERABAD -- With...

INDIA

Journalists’ Bodies Condemn Attack on Caravan Reporters, Demand Registration of FIR

The network said it has learnt that one of the journalists, Shahid Tantray, was targeted for his Muslim identity, and had to be rescued...

POLITICS

Karnataka Govt Says UP-Like Damage Will Be Recovered From Rioters

The Karnataka government has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the incidents of violence that was triggered by a blasphemous Facebook post on Tuesday evening....

SHORT TAKES

SIO Rejects Draft EIA, Sees It As A ‘Blueprint for Indiscriminate...

‘Corporate houses and their sponsored media have always looked upon environmental protections as an irritant. However, SIO firmly believes that all decision makers would...

NEIGHBOURS

New Educational Policies of India, Pakistan will Further Marginalise Their Minorities

Pravez Hoodboy  ON July 29, Narendra Modi’s government unveiled what it calls a groundbreaking new national education policy (NEP 2020). The 65-page document’s wide range...

ASIA

Rejiggering Gulf Security: China’s Game of Shadow Boxing

China and Saudi Arabia are engaged in a complex game of shadow boxing to shape a future security framework for the Gulf designed to...

AFRICA

Tearing Down the Idols of Colonialism: Why Tunisia, Africa Must Demand...

RAMZY BAROUD | Clarion India THE visit by newly-elected Tunisian President Kais Saied to France on June 22 was intended to discuss bilateral relations, trade, etc....

MIDDLE EAST

Palestinian Family Living in Cave Faces Israeli Eviction

FARASIN (Palestinian Territories) -- Ahmed Amarneh's home, with a wooden door opening onto cushion-lined rooms, is not the first Palestinian residence in the occupied...

ECONOMY

Note Ban, Faulty GST Implementation and Lockdown Destroyed Economic Structure: Rahul

NEW DELHI -- Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday alleged that the Modi government’s decision of demonetisation and its “faulty” implementation of GST and...

INDIAN MUSLIMS

Bengaluru Muslims Form Human Chain Around Temple to Protect It From Irate Mob

Video of the gesture is doing the rounds on social media. It’s in sharp contrast to what happened during the Delhi riots in February...

Covid-19: Hyderabad May Give Traditional Muharram Procession A Miss

Shia leaders say the tradition was being followed for more than four centuries, hence the authorities must allow them to continue the practice. HYDERABAD -- With...

SC Asks Allahabad HC to Decide on Release of Kafeel Khan in 15 Days

Clarion India NEW DELHI - The Supreme Court Tuesday asked Allahabad High Court to decide on the release of Dr Kafeel Khan within 15 days. Khan...

Bollywood Actor Surendra Rajan Lives in Muslim Attire Only to Face Hatred

Rajan had said that he did not believe in any religion but he wanted to become a Muslim to protest the persecution of the...

Jamia Violence: Police Sexually Assaulted Student Protesters, Says Women’s Collective Report

According to Dr Siddiqui, women were the target because they started the movement. Police action against Safoora Zargar, Gulfisha, Ishrat Jahan, Devangna Kalita, Natasha...

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Perils and Possibilities of a Muslim-Centric News Channel in India

Given the growing government control and Hindutva influence over Indian media, once known for its independence, marginalised communities like Muslims are increasingly telling their...

Times Square: Who Organised A Celebration of Hate In the Middle of a Pandemic?

Why did the most inclusive, tolerant and vibrant city in the world allow the advertisement of hate and violence to be displayed? Who and...

India’s Police Shamed by Rare Murder Probe Into Custodial Deaths

Sudarshan Varadhan, Abhirup Roy CHENNAI -- It took a while for Indians to learn how a father and son died in hospital with blood pouring...

Only Marginal Rise in Muslims’ Share of Jobs in West Bengal 14 Years After...

The slight improvement in Muslim placements in State Government jobs is being showcased by Mamata Banerjee as her great success in development of Muslims...

Kashmir Domicile Law Raises Fears of Losing Land and Culture

NEW DELHI – At 75 years old, Zareef Ahmad Zareef has been witness to several major events that have shaped Kashmir — for the worse,...

SPORTS

IPL 2020 to be Staged in UAE After BCCI Gets Govt Clearance

NEW DELHI -- This year's Indian Premier League (IPL) will take place between Sept 19 and Nov 10 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)...

Sania Mirza Amongst 100 Olympians and Paralympians to Share Her Experience Online

Puja Gupta NEW DELHI -- Tennis ace Sania Mirza says during the lockdown she missed playing matches on court the most; for which she worked...

Former Pakistan Cricketer Shahid Afridi Tested Positive for Covid-19

Clarion India NEW DELHI -- Pakistan's superstar and former cricketer Shahid Afridi, who has been at the frontlines to do the relief work amidst Coronavirus...

Sania Mirza Clinches Doubles Title On Comeback

  Caravan News Hobart -- After a sabbatical of two years, Sania Mirza clinched the WTA Hobart International trophy with Ukrainian partner Nadiia Kichenok as the...

Test Cricket Returns to Pakistan After 10-year Hiatus

Caravan News ISLAMABAD -- December 11, 2019 will be recorded as one of the most significant days in the cricket history of Pakistan. Wednesday morning,...