Wakf Board

  • CM urges Muslim leaders to choose Wakf Board chairman 06-01-2014 08:05 AM

    Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Sorenon Sunday urged Muslim religious leaders to choose a chairman forthe Jharkhand Wakf Board and assured them that their demandswould be fulfilled by February 15. "You choose and give me the name for (appointing) theChairman of Wakf Board," Soren said while addressing Jharkhand StateMomin Conference in...
  • Reinstate suspended IAS officer Durga: Waqf Board writes to PM 06-08-2013 04:45 PM

    Greater Noida: Suspended IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal on Tuesday found the backing of the Wakf Board, which claimed that the allegations against her are false. The Waqf Board has written a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, requesting him to reinstate Nagpal. Waqf Board member Kadir Khan Jaiswal said...
  • Durga Nagpal was doing her duty, reinstate her, demands UP Wakf Board 06-08-2013 12:12 PM

    UP Wakf Board has come out extending full support to suspended Uttar Pradesh IASofficer Durga Shakti Nagpal and demanding UP govt to reinstate her on the ground that she had no role in bringing down the wall of mosque in Greater Noida. According to a letter addressed by the Wakf...
  • Will make efforts to implement Sachar report: Rahman Khan 28-10-2012 03:36 PM

    New Delhi: Implementation of Sachar Committee Report to address socio-economic issues of Muslim community and UPA's election promises to minorities will be among the priorities for K Rahman Khan who took oath as Minister for Minority Affairs in New Delhi on Sunday. "My priority will be to fulfil all the...
  • UPA's new minister alleged to be involved in a scam 28-10-2012 03:01 PM

    New Delhi: The new Minority Affairs Ministry, K Rahman Khan, could prove to be a big embarrassment for the Manmohan Singh-led government as he is alleged to have been involved in the Karnataka Wakf Board scam. The 73-year-old Karnataka leader, who was sworn in the UPA Cabinet on Sunday, was...
  • SC order a balanced one: Wakf board lawyer 09-05-2011 01:02 PM

    New Delhi: Sunni Wakf Board lawyer Zafaryab Jilani says he is satisfied with the Supreme Court decision of staying the Allahabad High Court's order on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute. Jilani, who was upset after the September 30 Allahabad High Court's decision of splitting the land into three parts,...
  • Decks cleared for SC appeal on Ayodhya dispute 16-10-2010 09:30 PM

    New Delhi: He was hoping to see Ayodhya dispute resolved through dialogue. But for Hashim Ansari that may not happen now. With the working committee of the All-India Muslim Personal Law Board meeting in Lucknow on Saturday, have decided to challenge the Ayodhya verdict in the Supreme Court. "We have...
  • Ayodhya: Hindu Mahasabha files caveat in SC 11-10-2010 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha has filed a caveat in the Supreme Court to pre-empt any ex-parte order on the Ayodhya title dispute. In the caveat, the Hindu Mahasabha has asked the court not to pass order on any appeal against the September 30 Allahabad High Court verdict without...
  • Ram Lalla's friend joins Ayodhya settlement talks 08-10-2010 07:55 PM

    New Delhi: The three groups involved in the Ayodhya title suit have come together for the first time to look for an out-of-court solution to the dispute, with representatives of Ram Lalla Virajman joining the talks for the first time. Triloki Nath Pandey, who represents Ram Lalla Virajman, joined the...
  • Ayodhya verdict: Cong favours negotiation 05-10-2010 03:33 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Tuesday said that it wants a negotiated solution of the Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit verdict. "Congress will support any initiative which is taken to resolve Ayodhya issue through negotiation," said Congress spokesperson Janardhan Dwivedi in New Delhi after a meeting of the Congress Working...
  • Area under central dome is Ram Janmasthan: HC 30-09-2010 08:29 PM

    New Delhi: The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on Thursday decided by majority that the land under the central dome of the demolished Babri Masjid is the Ram Janmasthan. While delivering its verdict in the contentious 60-year-old Ram Janambhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit case the three-judge special bench comprising...
  • Sunni Wakf board to move SC against HC verdict 30-09-2010 07:53 PM

    Lucknow: The Sunni Wakf Board said Thursday it will move the Supreme Court against the Allahabad High Court order dividing the disputed land in Ayodhya among three parties and said they were not going to surrender it. "We will appeal against the division of disputed land among three parties," Board...
  • SC has given no reasons: Soli Sorabjee 28-09-2010 07:53 PM

    Former Attorney General and Counsel, Sunni Wakf Board Senior Lawyer Soli Sorabjee reacts over the issue on CNN-IBN. ...
  • Talks can't solve Ayodhya dispute: Sunni body 27-09-2010 01:55 PM

    Sagardighi/New Delhi: The Sunni Wakf Board has filed an affidavit to the Supreme Court on the Ayodhya dispute, saying the matter cannot be sorted out through reconciliation. A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India SH Kapadia, Justice Aftab Alam and Justice KS Radhakrishnan will hear a petition on...
  • Govt not dragging feet, says Khursheed 08-09-2010 11:15 AM

    In an exclusive interview, Bhupendra Chaubey talks with Minority Affairs Minister Salman Khursheed in connection to the Wakf Board scam. ...
  • Trustees sell Wakf land at throwaway prices 07-09-2010 08:45 PM

    New Delhi: A Minority Affairs Ministry report accessed by CNN-IBN reveals that land belonging to various Wakf boards in India are being misused and even sold at throwaway prices. The report contains nationwide details of prevailing corruption in Wakf boards. It exposes a nexus involving politicians, community leaders and...
  • Muslim board lands Infy in trouble 29-04-2007 01:05 PM

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  • K'taka minister quits as CM skips Eid 02-01-2007 03:33 PM

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