Terming the five-year ban on Islamic Research Foundation as an attack on "Muslims, peace, democracy and justice," controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik on Friday said the ban was timed with the "demonetisation fiasco" to avert resistance and divert media attention. The central government has recently banned the IRF and declared it as a terrorist organisation under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act for five years. In an open letter, Naik, 51, who is abroad, said he will pursue all ... Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Is the ban on Dr Zakir Naik's NGO ill-advised? - Sify, 2 months ago
No misuse of funds by my NGO, every penny accounted for: Naik - Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
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Even in 1971, Anupam Mishra, then a 23-year-old writer and activist with the Gandhi Peace Foundation, was going on six cylinders, as he continued till his end early Monday. One of Mishras first public service interventions was as part of a team that ...catchnews.com, 2 months ago
'India alone cannot walk the path of peace. It also has to be Pakistan's journey to make,' says Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the government's geo-political flagship initiative "Raisina Dialogue-II". In a clear message amidst the chill in bilateral ties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked Pakistan to walk away from terror if it wants to have dialogue with India. Outlining his approach for an integrated neighbourhood, Modi said his vision for country's neighbourhood puts ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
Invoking "United Nations Security Council 1267 sanctions", Pakistan has put Hafiz Saeed's Falah-e-Insaniyat Foundation and Jamaat-ud-Dawa on a watch list. Saeed and four of his associates are being held in preventive detention under the country's ...catchnews.com, 3 weeks ago
In a shocking display of intolerance, author Tarek Fatah was attacked by a crowd at Jashn-e-Rekhta festival in Delhi by a crowd of youngsters. Fatah told a TV channel that he was peacefully roaming around and signing autographs when he was attacked by ...DNA, 1 day ago
'The scope of cordon and search operations has changed drastically.''Operations are now more focused, intelligence driven and involve very small cordons with minimum inconvenience to the people.''This has been the humanisation of conflict.'It has come to be institutionalised in the army's concept.''General Rawat has been schooled in this thinking and when he makes a statement it is with full consciousness of the institutionalised concept,' says Lieutenant General Syed Ata Hasnain (retd), the ...Rediff.com, 3 days ago
India's mini Mumbai, the financial capital of central India, Indore is the city of dreams if one believes what CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan has to say about his state's biggest city. With an estimated annual nominal GDP of around Rs 14 billion, its continuing ...catchnews.com, 1 week ago
Robbers who struck at the house of Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi seem not to have known heard of the adage that ‘all that glitters is not gold”. Nothing that was a shade of the yellow metal was spared, be it the replica of Satyarthi’s ...DNA, 1 week ago
Whether or not OPS wanted it, possibly after a time, there might be pressure from within the AIADMK legislature party that he should not quit.In turn, it would have meant that Sasikala, already determined to keep both the party and CM's post for herself, might not be able to do it if she were to wait any longer, says N Sathiya Moorthy. IMAGE: AIADMK General Secretary V K Sasikala leaves after attending the AIADMK legislature party meeting which elected her as its leader at the party ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
Islamabad, Feb 4 (IANS) Days after a crackdown on the Jamaat-ud-Dawa and its chief Hafiz Saeed, the charity has reappeared under a new name -- the Tehreek Azadi Jammu and Kashmir (TAJK - Movement for Freedom of Kashmir). Although still on the observation list ...Sify, 2 weeks ago
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