India

Vote for ‘development’, Rana Ayub tweets on death sentence to 38 Muslims

New Delhi, February 20 (KMS): Rana Ayyub, renowned Indian journalist and opinion columnist with The Washington Post, in a tweet in the name of “The Instagram page of BJP Gujarat” shared a caricature depicting several Muslims being hanged with a single rope. The caricature, perhaps, demonstrates the death sentence to …

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58 Muslim students wearing head scarf/ hijab suspended in Karnataka

Bengaluru, February 20, (KMS): As many as 58 students were suspended for refusing to remove their head scarf/hijab and staged a demonstration against the college administration at Shiralakoppa in southern Indian state Karnatka. Tension also prevailed in Belagavi, Yadgir, Bellary, Chitradurgam and Shiamogga districts of the state when students, wearing …

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Muslim youth dies in Tihar jails, body bears tell-tale proof of torture

New Delhi, February 20 (KMS): The family members of 18-year-old Zeeshan Malik, who died in Indian infamous Tihar jail, New Delhi, said that his body had a lot of injury marks which suggest that he was tortured in the jail. The victim ‘Zeeshan’s shoulder, arms and knees were fractured while …

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Mysore college allows students to wear hijab

Mysore (Karnataka, India), February 19 (KMS): While the High Court has banned the wearing of religious symbols by students in the classrooms of any college in the Indian state of Karnataka, the uniform rule for private college students in Mysore has been repealed and Muslim students have been allowed to …

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Tharoor slams Modi govt for calling Singapore envoy

New Delhi, February 19 (KMS): Senior Congress leader, Shashi Tharoor said it was most unseemly for the Indian Ministry of External Affairs to “summon” the envoy of a friendly country like Singapore over remarks by their prime minister to their own Parliament, and asserted that “we must learn to be …

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Unconstitutional, Islamophobic: Indian Americans protest Hijab ban in Karnataka

Washington, DC, February 19 (KMS): Indian American Muslims protested in Houston city of Texas against the ban on students wearing hijab in schools by the High Court in the Indian state of Karnataka. More than a hundred people, with women at the forefront, urged the Karnataka government to immediately stop …

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FIR registered against students protesting hijab ban in Karnataka

Bengaluru, February 19 (KMS): The authorities of a college in Tumakuru district of the Indian state of Karnataka have filed an FIR against the Muslim students who continue to come to college wearing hijab. The Principal of Empress College of Tumakuru lodged a complaint with the Tumakuru City Police against …

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Modi regime’s plots to malign Pakistan

New Delhi, February 18 (KMS): While Pakistan is repeatedly warning the world that India may carry out false flag operations, the Narendra Modi-led fascist Indian government, its agencies and Media are plotting to malign Pakistan by linking it with the discovery of explosives in Delhi. The Delhi Police Special Cell …

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Scholar Umar Khalid produced in court in handcuffs

New Delhi, February 18 (KMS): A Muslim scholar and activist Umar Khalid was produced in handcuffs in a Delhi court despite a court order explicitly asking the Delhi police that the accused should be produced without using handcuffs or fetters. The court issued a notice to the Director General of …

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India’s NIA arrests IPS officer for leaking secret documents

New Delhi, February 18 (KMS): India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday arrested its former Superintendent of Police (SP) and Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Arvind Digvijay Negi for leaking secret documents. The NIA spokesperson in a statement said that Negi was arrested in connection with a case registered by …

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