NASEEM

  • National Commission for Minorities expresses concern over "delay" in arrest of Muzaffarnagar riots accused June 28, 2014

    The National Commission for Minorities on Saturday expressed concern over the "delay" in arrest of accused in Muzaffarnagar riot cases, but said it was satisfied with the relief works in the affected areas. Chairman of the Commission Naseem Ahmad on Saturday held a meeting here with district magistrates and district police...
  • CEC on 2day visit to Bhopal to review state poll preparations August 21, 2013

    Chief Election Commissioner V S Sampat and Election Commissioners H S Brahma and Dr Naseem Zaidi would pay a twoday visit to the city from August 26 in connection with the ongoing preparations for the Madhya Pradesh assembly elections. During the visit, the three would hold discussions with administration officials...
  • Theatre akin to investment for comedian Kapil Sharma June 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Popular standup comedian Kapil Sharma, who has turned producer with 'Comedy Nights with Kapil', considers his 12year theatre experience, when he worked for free, as an investment. In 2005, he won the standup comedy reality series 'The Great Indian Laughter ChallengeSeason 3'. Now he is coming out with his show...
  • Online facility launched to apply for minority certificate June 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Minorities Development Department on Saturday launched an online facility to help people apply for minority status certificate. "Those who want to obtain the minority status certificate can apply online," Minorities Development Minister Naseem Khan said after launching the web portal. People from minority communities can log on...
  • Uttar Pradesh: Spurned lover sets girl on fire March 22, 2013

    Moradabad: A young girl was set on fire by a jilted lover in Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday. The police say that the accused lured the girl into his house where he tried to coerce her to marry him. When she refused, he and his friends poured kerosene on...
  • Godhra riots: 10 years on, victims united by grief February 27, 2012

    Godhra/Ahmedabad: It's been 10 years since the Godhra train carnage and the Gujarat riots, a decade since many lives changed forever. IBN18 Network EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai met two people separated by distance but united in grief. In the Ahmedabad suburb of Vastral, the tears haven't really stopped flowing for 70yearold Prafulla...
  • Shefaie first Kashmiri woman to get Akademi awards December 22, 2011

    Srinagar: Noted Kashmiri poetess Naseem Shafaie has been chosen for this year's Sahitya Akademi awards for her poetic collection, becoming the first Kashmiri woman to get the prestigious literary award. Her poetic collection titled 'Na Thsay Na Aks' (Neither shadow nor reflection) has been listed for this year's Sahitya Akademi Award...
  • Shoaib's dream debut in IPL fails to move PCB May 14, 2008

    Karachi: Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Naseem Ashraf on Wednesday made it clear that despite Shoaib Akhtar's good show in the Indian Premier League, there would not be any compromise on the matter of discipline when he returns home. Akhtar, who picked four wickets in three overs on his debut for the...
  • Guj woman toils for Nobel cause February 26, 2007

    Kalol (Gujarat): In the postGodhra riots that ravaged Gujarat in February 2002, 11 members of Naseem Shaikh's family, including her daughter and husband were massacred. Thirtyfiveyearold Naseem who was admitted in the hospital at that time was saved. She believes she is living for a reason. I am not...