Monday, 5 December, 2022
TopicMukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Topic: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Not Salman Khurshid, not Owaisi, Indian Muslims need a Shashi Tharoor

The space for Muslim leadership is vacant and wide-open. It’s only a matter of time that we will see a new crop of Muslim leaders come up.

Modi govt all set to meet its digitisation target of over 3 lakh Waqf estates

The move is expected to help tackle the widespread incidents of corruption and land grabbing by custodians of the Waqf estates

‘Frustrated individuals’ are calling Modi’s population control remark communal, says Naqvi

In an interview to ThePrint, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi also talks about Muslim population growth rate and says it has only decreased over the years.

Record 2 lakh Indian Muslims to go on Haj this year, says minorities minister Naqvi

For the first time since Independence, all applicants from states like Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar will go on Haj this year.

In photos: Modi ministers meet-and-greet each other on Eid

Union ministers were in attendance at the Eid celebrations hosted by minority affairs ministers Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and MP Syed Shahnawaz Hussain. ThePrint brings you photos from the festivities.

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi is the lone Muslim face in Modi’s new govt

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi was the Minority Affairs Minister in the previous Modi government and is credited with major reforms in the Haj policy.

Saudi Crown Prince accepts ‘elder brother’ Modi’s demand for increase in Haj quota

Haj quota will now be increased to 200,000. Govt officials say it shows bonhomie between the two leaders, which will help in the fight against terror.

Karnataka ‘super CM’ transfers 700 officers in 24 hours

Pre-Truth — snappy, witty and significant snippets from the world of politics and government. Why BJP calls transfers in Karnataka 'Tughlaq’s Darbar' Karnataka Chief Minister H.D....

58 Congress activists detained for forcibly enforcing Bharat Bandh in Ranchi: Police

BJP Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has accused the Congress of creating a negative atmosphere.

Rs 57 cr less to be paid to airlines this year as air fare for Haj pilgrims: Naqvi

In January, the govt announced that there would be no subsidy for Haj from this year and the funds saved would be used to provide education to minority communities. 

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Rupee to hover near weaker side of 81/dollar, bond yields await RBI’s monetary policy decision

The rupee ended last week at 81.3175 per dollar but underperformed its Asian peers due to strong demand for the greenback from corporates.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin with Chinese President Xi Jinping. (Photo Credit - Reuters)

In western arms sanctions on Russia, China’s arms industry could stand to gain

The arms export embargoes on Moscow could create an opportunity for Beijing to supply arms to countries like Myanmar, which are heavily dependent on Russian arms.
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Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.