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Woman mowed down by BEST bus was pregnant

The Malwani police have intensified their search for a BEST bus driver who mowed down a woman on Wednesday and fled. Noorjehan Shaikh (35) was eight months’ pregnant. Times of India, 2 months ago

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Bangladesh Daily Star

Noorjehan Murshid: A path breaker

Noorjehan Murshid BORN on May 22, 1925, as Noor Jehan Beg into a tradition of Bengal Renaissance, Noorjehan Murshid was deeply liberal and secular in her worldview. With an enlightened and progressive family and academic background, Noorjehan ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 months ago

A voice for Muslim women

Niaz (in yellow), one of BMMA's founders, with other members at their office in Mumbai. BMMA is one of the increasingly vocal Muslim women's rights groups that have come up in recent years. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint Mumbai: The women in the ...
 Livemint.com2 days ago

ISIS' alleged diktat regarding circumcision of Iraqi women: Indian Muslims denounce

Militant group in Iraq, Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) has reportedly ordered Female Genital Mutilation, that is circumcision of women aged between 11 to 49 years. Though it is not yet confirmed but United Nations has already taken ...
 Meri News6 days ago
Mid Day

4 killed as heavy rains lash Amravati

Amravati (Mah), Jul 24 (PTI) Four persons, including two women, were killed in separate incidents and hundreds of houses damaged in the district following heavy rains here in the past few days, police said today. A woman, identified as Noorjehan ...
 Press Trust of India1 week ago Minor girl among two killed in mishaps  Pakistan Press International1 month ago

Total live births see a dip in city, except among Muslims

Summary Another finding from the RTI data is the increased share of Muslims in the overall female births in the city. The total number of live births in the city declined in the last 10 years, but the share of Muslims in it has gone up by a ...
 Indian Express1 week ago
The Hindu

Gender justice based on Quranic tenets should gain legitimacy

The Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan has recently codified a Muslim personal law titled The Muslim Marriage and Divorce Bill based on Quranic tenets, from the perspective of gender justice. BMMA co-founder Noorjehan Safia Niaz speaks to Jiby J Kattakayam on ...
 DNA1 week ago No second wife, please  The Hindu1 month ago

Asha, once more!

"I have always been brutally honest about my life and perhaps that's why the youth has always stood by me," says Asha Bhosle on the sidelines of "", an event organised by Young FICCI Ladies Organisation (YFLO) in New Delhi. At 81, she turned out to ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Imaarat : Circle of inspiration

It is well known that both Herbert Baker and Edwin Lutyens, the architects of New Delhi, used a variety of Indian motifs and architectural styles while designing the grand edifices of the new capital of British Empire’s Jewel in the Crown. What is not so ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 weeks ago

Union Budget 2014-2015: Women's rights groups disappointed

Union Budget for the fiscal year 2014-2015 has been presented today in the Parliament. In the budget finance minister Arun Jaitley announced a fund of Rs 100 cr for a scheme called 'Beti Padhao, Beti Badhao Yojna' targeted toward the welfare of girl ...
 Meri News2 weeks ago Budget 2014: BJP's budget sweetner for Indian Muslims: Special package for Madarsas; Community reactions  Meri News3 weeks ago Union Budget 2014-15: Govt offers Rs 100 cr for madarsa modernisation; Muslim community welcome the move  Meri News3 weeks ago
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