Jamaat E Islami Hind

  • JamaateIslami Hind extends support to AAP in Varanasi May 7, 2014

    The JamaateIslami Hind, an Islamist outfit, has announced its support to Aam Aadmi Party supremo Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday. Kejriwal is taking on Bhartiya Janata Partys prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from the Varanasi Lok Sabha constituency. This might raise the prospects of the AAP chief, who is eyeing significant Muslim...
  • Islamic institute training girls for jihad: Mumbai Police circular April 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police has kicked up a controversy following its circular which says the women's wing of an Islamic organisation is "brainwashing and training girls for jihad". The outfit has threatened legal action if no apology is tendered by the police. The "internal circular" said the Girls Islamic Organisation (GIO) of...
  • FTN: Coed schools necessary to reduce crimes against women? January 10, 2013

    For ensuring safety and security to women, JamaateIslami Hind has suggested to Justice Verma committee that coeducation system should be abolished in the country. Below is the full transcript of the show: Sagarika Ghose: Hi there. We are continuing our relentless focus on 'Agenda For Change'. On this show we...
  • FTN: Are coed schools must to check crimes against women? January 10, 2013

    For ensuring safety and security to women, JamaateIslami Hind has suggested to Justice Verma committee that coeducation system should be abolished in the country. ...
  • 'Ban coeducation, livein relationships to prevent rapes' January 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The JamaateIslami Hind has demanded that coeducation be abolished in India to prevent rapes from happening. In recommendations submitted to the Justice JS Verma committee on ensuring women's safety, the organisation also demanded that women be made to wear what it calls "dignified dresses". It also proposed banning...
  • JIH suggests abolition of coeducation to ensure safety of women January 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Execution of rapists in full public glare, abolition of coeducation and "sober and dignified" dress for girls are among the 11 suggestions made by JamaateIslami Hind (JIH) to Justice JS Verma committee on ensuring safety and security to women. In a statement, JIH said it welcomed the government decision...