June 06, 2020 9:30 am
A secular general is difficult to find in Pakistan because most of them, if not all, have a deep ideological commitment.
June 13, 2019 5:08 am
Muslim voters must give BJP a chance, see if their genuine aspirations are addressed
January 23, 2019 7:05 am
UP Shia Waqf Board Chairman Wasim Rizvi claimed that in rural areas especially, primary madrasas were playing with the future of children due to greed for donations and turning them into “hardliners”.
July 14, 2018 7:32 pm
The government's “3T” -- Teacher, Tiffin & Toilet -- formula to bring minority youths into mainstream education has been a tremendous success, said Naqvi.
March 09, 2018 3:57 pm
There are 19,213 madrasas recognised by the State Madrasa Board in Uttar Pradesh. Of these only 17,000 madrasas have submitted their information on the website of the board, the minister said.
September 13, 2017 9:50 pm
According to a Minority Welfare Department official, the action followed a probe which suggested that these madrassas were not functioning within the parameters defined for them. A total of 560 madrassas in the state get government subsidy
July 07, 2017 1:05 am
India’s Muslims must ask themselves some hard questions. And acknowledge that education and economic empowerment is the way out
February 25, 2016 3:07 pm
167 suspected seminaries in Sindh, 13 in Khyber- Pakhtunkhwa, two in Punjab, and 72 unregistered seminaries in Sindh have been closed.
November 10, 2015 1:03 am
By agreeing to bring the siksha kendras under the state’s madrasa education board, the government is towing a different line that what the board’s chief had suggested last month.
November 07, 2015 12:55 am
The minister reportedly refused to come over to the fast venue and tell those on fast that the state government would consider their demands.