Sunday, 3 July, 2022


The AIMPLB is no defender of Muslim Personal Law. It doesn’t even represent all Muslims

The All-India Muslim Personal Law Board says Islamic religious traditions are going through their most difficult period since 1857 and 1947. That’s not true.

‘Derogatory observations against Muslim women’: AIMPLB challenges Karnataka HC hijab order in SC

All India Muslim Personal Law Board attacks HC's 15th March judgment for 'closing doors' to the Muslim women who wear hijab, says court 'misdirected' itself.

‘Not expressed any view on Taliban’ — Muslim personal law board refutes media reports

All India Muslim Personal Law Board's statement comes after its member Sajjad Nomani Wednesday called Taliban 'history-makers' for capturing Afghanistan.

AIMPLB moves SC against plea seeking ‘uniform grounds of divorce’ for all citizens

The plea, filed by BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay, sought directions to the Centre to take steps to remove anomalies in divorce laws and make them uniform for all citizens.

Shouldn’t accept 5 acres of land for mosque even if it is offered at Taj Mahal: AIMPLB

In line with SC order in Ayodhya title suit, UP govt has allotted 5 acres of land to Sunni Waqf Board at Dhannipur village on Lucknow-Ayodhya highway.

Women free to enter mosques, ignore any fatwa on the matter, AIMPLB tells SC

AIMPLB made the contention in reply to a PIL demanding equal access for women in mosques and equal rights to pray, as guaranteed by the Constitution.

Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi accuses AIMPLB, Jamiat of creating divisions with Ayodhya review plea

Union Minister of Minority Affairs, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said all sections of the society have welcomed the Supreme Court's verdict on Ayodhya and the matter is closed for the people of this country.

Will the AIMPLB’s review petition on Ayodhya verdict help or hurt Muslims?

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board announced Wednesday that it will file a review petition against the Supreme Court’s Ayodhya verdict before 9 December.

Muslim personal law board to file review petition against Ayodhya verdict by 9 December

Sunni Waqf Board has decided not to review the Supreme Court’s Ayodhya ruling, but that won’t stop AIMPLB, says its secretary Zafaryab Jilani.

On Camera


Representational image of a protest against rise in prices of fuel and LPG, in Kolkata | ANI

You thought inflation’s high in India? Data shows at least 100 countries doing worse

Lebanon faces worst inflation rate in the world, followed by Zimbabwe and Sudan, according to 'Trading Economics', which sources data from governments.


Army personnel give military honours to the soldiers of Territorial Army's infantry 107 battalion who lost their lives in the Manipur Landslide, 2 July 2022, Siliguri | Credits: ANI Photo/ ANI Pic Service

A look at the Territorial Army — The Indian military’s task force hit by the Manipur landslide

The Territorial Army, a part-time military organisation for Indians who may have other jobs, is essentially a volunteer force that can be quickly mobilised in the defence of a state.

Moral, political & ideological questions on Maharashtra: 1st is simplest to answer, 3rd trickiest

What is Shiv Sena’s ideology? We might say it’s been a convenient mix of extreme ethnic chauvinism & unforgiving Hindutva. Within the second, the party retained space to manoeuvre.