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Cong, NCP seek action after BJP MLA asks Uddhav to shut down state madrassas

October 18, 2020 12:12 pm

On October 15, Mumbai BJP MLA Atul Bhatkalkar had asked Thackeray to follow the Assam government and shut down madrassas in the state. He demanded an immediate stop to modernisation grants provided by the state to the madrassas

West Bengal: Parents collect printed study materials from madrassas to close digital divide

July 28, 2020 11:43 am

Teachers are handing over study materials to parents when they visit madrasahs to collect non-cooked food items meant for the mid-day meal scheme. They were asked to return the assignment papers, completed by their children, to the teachers on a particular date.

Madrassas encourge students to join militancy, get funds from Pakistan, says Shia Waqf Board

January 09, 2018 10:16 pm

"These schools should be affiliated to CBSE, ICSE, and allow non-Muslim students. Religious education should be made optional," said Shia Central Waqf Board chairman Waseem Rizvi

Maharashtra govt using madrassa issue to divert attention from graft charges: Ashok Chavan

July 03, 2015 8:19 pm

Ashok Chavan claimed that in view of the "unstable" political situation, the government could fall any time.

BJP Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj claims madrasas offering cash rewards for love jihad

September 15, 2014 8:50 am

BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj also alleged that madrasas do not hoist the national flag on Independence Day or Republic Day.

Pak text books foster hatred of Hindus: US report

November 09, 2011 2:03 pm

According to report,'Hindus are described as extremists and eternal enemies of Islam'.

Govt set to revamp madrassas

June 09, 2009 11:32 am

Education system is set to witness a restructuring with HRD Ministry saying these institutions will impart professional training along with religious teachings.

Government to control all Madrassas in Pakistan: Zardari

May 11, 2009 9:35 am

All Madrassas in Pak would be taken over by the govt to separate the students from extremism and impart modern as well as religious education to them,Zardari said.