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Learn to respect your mother and sister, Vijayan tells Muslim League

Dec 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Hitting out at the Muslim League for the alleged "uncivilised" slogans and remarks raised in its rally, the Chief Minister said inculcating culture should begin in the family.

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan Holds Talks With 'Samastha' Leaders Before Taking Decision On Waqf Appointments

Dec 07, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

During his meeting with the Samastha leaders, the Kerala Chief Minister dismissed as "baseless" the propaganda that non-Muslims will also get jobs in Waqf Board by authorizing the PSC to make appointments to the Muslim religious board in the state.

100-Year-Old Mosque Demolished In UP's Barabanki: AIMPLB, Sunni Waqf Board Demand Probe

AIMPLB's working general secretary Maulana Khalid Saifullah Rehmani demanded a judicial inquiry into the case by a sitting High Court judge.

Sunni Board Distances Itself From AIMPLB On Seeking Review Of Ayodhya Verdict

Nov 20, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The Sunni Waqf Board said they have accepted the Supreme Court's decision on Ayodhya title suit.

Supreme Court Verdict On Ayodhya Dispute High On Contradictions And Conflicts

The fine print of the Ayodhya verdict could, in coming years if not days, trigger a plethora of questions on the legal precedents it has set.

09 November, 2019

Ayodhya Verdict Not Anybody's Defeat Or Victory, Says RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat

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RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said he wanted the issue to end and that has finally happened.

18 October, 2019

Ayodhya Dispute: Muslim Parties Refute Reports Of Sunni Waqf Board Withdrawing Case


Muslim parties clarified they don't accept the mediation panel's proposal on the purported settlement.

27 June, 2019

Delhi Waqf Board Promises Rs 5 Lakh, Job To Wife Of Jharkhand Lynching Victim

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Tabrez Ansari was allegedly tied to a pole and thrashed with sticks by a mob in the state's Seraikela-Kharsawan district last Wednesday, on the suspicion of theft, and he succumbed to injuries on Saturday.

22 October, 2017

Yogi Govt Mulling Merging Shia, Sunni Waqf Boards To Prevent 'Wastage Of Money'

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Minister of state for Waqf Mohsin Raza alleged that both Sunni and Shia Waqf boards are being charged with corruption, and the government will dissolve them soon

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

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Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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