India

Yousuf Pathan posts picture with burqa-clad wife to throw weight behind hijab

New Delhi, February 16 (KMS): Amid growing controversy over hijab in India, all-rounder Yousuf Pathan posted a picture with his wife, clad in burqa, on the social media to throw his weight behind the Muslim women wearing hijab. Yousuf Pathan’s picture with his burqa-clad wife was appreciated by the Muslims …

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BJP leader says those not voting for Yogi will be bulldozed in UP

Lucknow, February 16 (KMS): The true face of the BJP was unveiled on Tuesday, when the party MLA from Hyderabad, T Raja Singh, spoke of how bulldozers were being requisitioned in Uttar Pradesh to mow down people who did not support the BJP in the ongoing elections. T Raja Singh …

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OIC hailed for raising concern over genocidal calls in India

#OICStandsWithIndianMuslims Islamabad, February 16 (KMS): APHC-AJK Convener Muhammad Farooq Rehmani and other Hurriyat AJK leaders have welcomed the statement of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) wherein it has expressed deep concern over recent public calls for the genocide of Muslims during the Hindu gatherings in India. Muhammad Farooq Rehmani …

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2 Indians among 8 arrested in Nepal for possessing uranium-like substances

Kathmandu, February 16 (KMS): Two Indians were among eight persons arrested in Kathmandu, for possessing uranium-like substances, which were brought from India to be sold illegally in Nepal, police said. Nepal police said that based on a tip-off, a team of police officers arrested the eight persons after they recovered …

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Intellectuals demand repeal of anti-conversion laws in India

A petition -- floated for wider support in the context of the anti-conversion Bill scheduled to be tabled in Karnataka Upper House on February 14, 2022 -- by prominent citizens, has insisted that all anti-conversion laws in India should be repealed. 

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Narsinghanand granted bail in another case

The Hindu hate preacher, Yati Narsinghanand of Dasna temple has been granted bail in another case of making derogatory remarks against Muslim women  by the Haridwar sessions court  of Uttarakhand.

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Main accused of running over farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri released on bail

Lucknow, February 16 (KMS): Ashish Mishra, son of Indian minister Ajay Mishra Teni, who was the main accused in mowing down four farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri in the Indian state of Punjab on October 3, last year, following a protest by farmers, has been released from Lakhimpur jail. According to …

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Hijab controversy reaches Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow, February 16 (KMS): Controversy over a ban on wearing hijab by girl students in a southern Indian state Karnataka has now reached India’s most populous state, Uttar Pradesh (UP), with a group of youth demanding of a college to impose ban on the head coverings. The authorities closed colleges …

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Karnataka HC urged to allow Hijab as more students skip school

Bengaluru, February 16 (KMS): The High Court in the Indian state of Karnataka was urged to direct the government to allow students wearing the hijab in classes as more students remained out in schools across the state, refusing to shun the head covering. Teachers have also turned out students who …

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UNSC urged to hold accountable masterminds of terror attacks against Pakistan, prevent India from misusing UN tech body

United Nations, February 15 (KMS): A Pakistani diplomat has urged the UN Security Council to hold accountable the “masterminds” behind supporting, financing, and sponsoring hundreds of cross-border terrorist attacks against Pakistan. At the same time, Umer Siddique, a counselor at the Pakistan Mission to the UN, said it was also …

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