Muslims

  • Muslim organisation in Australia to start hotline Yesterday

    Canberra: Following the attack on a mosque in Sydney last week, the Islamic Council of Western Australia (ICWA) is planning to set up a hotline for its members in Western Australia, media reports said. A mosque was damaged in Sydney last week, said the organisation's spokesperson Abdullah Eshtewi, watoday.com reported. Over 800...
  • Eightyearold girl in Australia asks Muslim youth to back jihad Yesterday

    Sydney: An incident has shocked not only the Australian security agencies who are chasing the Islamists on the ground, but also the entire world. According to a report in 'Australian', an eightyearold girl has called the Muslim youths to back jihad. The worst fears have come true. The report says,...
  • Shiv Sena backs Modi's remarks on Muslims, says his 'Hindutvawad' not reduced by it Yesterday

    Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party ally Shiv Sena has backed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comments on Muslims in India by saying that his 'Hindutvawad' has not reduced because he called them patriotic. An editorial in Sena's mouthpiece Saamna said, "As a Prime Minister, Modi represents people from all communities and there...
  • What Modi said on Indian Muslims is idealistic and sounds nice, says Singhvi Yesterday

    Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks on Muslims said, "A lot of what he says is idealist. I wish he would say the same to Yogi Adityanath and Sadhvi Pragya. A lot of what they say is hypocritical." ...
  • Muslims in India don't need Modi's certificate for their patriotism: Khurshid Yesterday

    New Delhi: Former Union minister Salman Khurshid hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his comments on the Muslims and said that the community in India doesn't need a certificate from him to prove its patriotism. Khurshid said, "It's as if Modi just discovered that Muslims are patriotic. They need...
  • Narendra Modi should practice what he preaches: Singhvi Yesterday

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Indian Muslims will live for India, die for India" remark has evoked reactions from political leaders across the party lines. Reacting to Modi's remark, Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi said, "A lot of what Modi says is idealist, I wish he would say the same...
  • 'Hindu' word invented by Muslims: Veerappa Moily 2 days ago

    Bangalore Former Karnataka chief minister and union minister M Veerappa Moily has kicked up a row. Speaking at a function in Bangalore on Sunday, Moily said that the word 'Hindu' was invented by the Muslims in the medieval age. He said, "The word Hindu was invented by the Muslims. They wanted...
  • Muslim cleric's remarks on Navratri an attempt to malign Hinduism, says VHP; seeks his arrest Yesterday

    Ahmedabad: Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Sunday took strong objection to what it termed as "provocative" remarks on Navratri festival by Maulana Mehdi Hasan, saying it is a deliberate attempt to "malign" Hinduism and demanded his arrest. VHP has also called for a statewide movement in Gujarat to bar Muslim youths...
  • Experts hail Modi interview, say PM not responsible for all statements by party members 2 days ago

    Reacting to Narendra Modi interview with CNN's Fareed Zakaria, experts says the PM has rigntly struck the chord. His words will boost confidence in country. ...
  • We cannot question patriotism of Muslims, CPI supports PM's statement 2 days ago

    CPI leader Reddy says that the PM rightly said that patriotism of Muslims can not be questioned. ...
  • PM should practice what he preaches: Singhvi 2 days ago

    Reacting on 'Muslim of India will live and die for India.' remark Abhishek Manu Singhvi of Congress said that the Prime Minister Narendra modi should practice what he preaches. ...
  • AlQaeda dreaming if it thinks Indian Muslims will listen to it: PM Modi 2 days ago

    In an exclusive interview to CNN's Fareed Zakaria, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "My understanding is that they are doing injustice towards the Muslims of our country. If anyone thinks Indian Muslims will dance to their tune, they are delusional. Indian Muslims will live for India. They will die for...
  • Bilawal one of the 'daydreamers' in Pakistan: Muslim League 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Indian Union Muslim League on Sunday dubbed Bilawal Bhutto Zardari as one of the "daydreamers" in Pakistan for his Kashmir remarks and said that every inch of Indian territory will be protected to the last minute. "The utterances of Pakistan's Opposition leader Bilawal Bhutto is nothing but to show...
  • Locals cry for basic amenities on the 6th anniverasry of Balta encounter 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Six years have gone by but the stigma of the infamous Batla House encounter still haunts residents of the largely Muslimdominated locality in the heart of South Delhi, who also have been grappling with a range of issues like lack of proper roads, water supply and other necessities. The...
  • India need not become China, it has to regain its lost glory: PM in CNN world exclusive interview 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Asserting that the current era belonged to Asia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a world exclusive interview to CNN said that India was at par with China, adding that the two nations were growing at a similar pace. Reminiscing the days when India was called the 'Golden Bird', Modi...
  • Modi's statement on Indian Muslims is not political but nationalistic: BJP 3 days ago

    New Delhi: BJP on Saturday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement on Indian Muslims is not "political but nationalistic" and hit out at those deriving negative meaning from it, saying they have realised that secularism can no longer be used to win votes. "Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not given this...
  • UK Muslim clerics issue video appeal to free British hostage 3 days ago

    London: Senior Muslim clerics in Britain have made a direct video appeal to the Islamic State terror group to free a British hostage under their captivity. In a You Tube video, Shakeel Begg and Haitham alHaddad said there was no justification for holding 47yearold Alan Henning, who was captured in Syria,...
  • BJD supports Modi's viewpoints on Indian Muslims, says Jay Panda 3 days ago

    In an interview to CNNIBN, Biju Janata Dal member Jay Panda said that he supported Modi's view points in the interview the PM gave. "We support what PM has said about Indian Muslims," said Panda. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 3 days ago

    Bullet News is CNNIBN's nonstop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Ananya Dasgupta 3 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Ananya Dasgupta on India @ 9. ...
  • Modi's big statement to CNN: Is the PM reaching out to the Indian Muslims? 3 days ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an exclusive interview to CNN, said that no Indian Muslim will respond to the al Qaeda's call for recruitment. He added that their patriotism could not be questioned. We ask: Is the PM reaching out to the Indian Muslims? ...
  • News 360: Xi Jinping wraps his first visit to India, will invest $20 billion 4 days ago

    Chinese President Xi Jinping wraps up his first visit to India. Xi's landmark visit saw India and China reaffirm their commitment for mutual cooperation. China is investing $20 billion in India, and 12 agreements were signed on Thursday. ...
  • Modi smart, tough and driven, I underestimated him, says the man who interviewed the Indian PM 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Fareed Zakaria, the man who interviewed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a CNN world exclusive, has described the 64yearold as being "among the sharpest" he has met. "Narendra Modi is among the sharpest I have met. I underestimated him. He is very smart, intelligent and focused. He is...
  • Muslims have and will always be loyal to India, says Shashi Tharoor 4 days ago

    Congress leader Shashi Tharoor agrees with Narendra Modi on the alQaeda threat being hyped. "Muslims have and always will be loyal to India. Though a section of muslims have been radicalised due to Modi's followers," said Tharoor. ...
  • Watch: Viewers react as Modi says Indian muslims are patriotic 4 days ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement 'Indian muslims are patriotic' in his first ever international interview since assuming office has evoked strong reactions. ...
  • Humanism is BJP's ideology, Harsh Vardhan reacts to Modi's statement 4 days ago

    The patriotism of Indian Muslims cannot be questioned, asserted Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his first ever international interview since assuming office. ...
  • BJP lauds Modi's 'personal faith' in Muslims, says he has sent a tough message to al Qaeda 4 days ago

    In an exclusive interview to CNN, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his faith in Indian Muslims saying they will live and die for India. While the BJP said the PM has sent a strong message to the al Qaeda, the Congress has decried it saying that Modi was making the...
  • Modi's comments on Indian Muslims evoke strong reactions 4 days ago

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi 'endorsing Indian Muslims' in his first ever international interview since assuming office has evoked strong political reactions. ...
  • BJP, Muslim leaders laud Modi's 'Indian Muslims will live, die for India' remark; Congress sees red 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi 'endorsing Indian Muslims' in his first ever international interview since assuming office has evoked strong political reactions. While the Bharatiya Janata Party rallied behind the PM, Congress criticised Modi and called his appreciation for Muslims as a whitewash. "Indian Muslims don't need a certificate from...
  • Modi World Exclusive: Indian Muslims will live for India, die for India, says PM 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The patriotism of Indian Muslims cannot be questioned, asserted Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his first ever international interview since assuming office. "Indian Muslims will live for India and die for India. Al Qaeda delusional to think Indian Muslims will dance to its tunes," Modi told CNN. Modi, whose historic...