Monday, Dec 05, 2022

Muslims in India


SC to set up fresh 5-judge bench to hear pleas challenging polygamy, 'nikah halala'

November 24, 2022 3:34 pm

While polygamy allows a Muslim man to have four wives, 'nikah halala' is a process under which a divorced Muslim woman has to first marry another person, consummate it and get a divorce from the second husband, if the couple were to remarry after a compromise.

It is not criticism by moderate Muslims that fuels Islamophobia

October 13, 2021 7:29 am

Javed Anand writes: It is fuelled when they are silent about the unsavoury words and deeds of some Muslim individuals and organisations.

Who is responsible for the communal divide in India?

October 02, 2021 7:38 am

Balbir Punj writes: British furthered Hindu-Muslim divide, but role of Islamic invaders must not be glossed over.

Survey: 50 per cent cops feel Muslims naturally prone to crime

August 28, 2019 2:31 pm

It also found that 35 per cent of police personnel interviewed for the survey think it is natural for a mob to punish the “culprit” in cases of cow slaughter, and 43 per cent think it is natural for a mob to punish someone accused of rape.

In five years, India's largest minority has been cleaved from basic entitlements of democratic citizenship

April 18, 2019 9:13 am

The Muslims of India are different than their brethren in other parts of the world because they are the only Muslims on the planet (except Turkey) who have cherished 72 years of uninterrupted democracy.

By 2050, India to have the world's largest Muslim population: study

July 01, 2020 4:39 pm

India will continue to have a Hindu majority by 2050, the study said.

Over 180 million Muslims in India but they are not part of global terror groups: Govt

February 24, 2015 3:08 am

White House summit : Tells terror in India mostly sourced from outside.

‘Face’ of Gujarat riots to share stage with Karat

November 07, 2013 12:41 am

Ansari,a tailor,praised Jaleel's efforts in “bringing integration of people of all communities”.