December 24, 2013
The time to remember the birth of Jesus Christ, which brought good news to the world, has once again arrived. The occasion also heralds a New Year loaded with hopes and dreams. We live today in a w...
August 7, 2013
Say no to war, give peace a chance. Underscoring this children studying in classes one to five of the YMCA school observed Hiroshima Day here on Tuesday. In the programme organised under the aegis...
April 28, 2013
When they marry off their daughter Farzana on Sunday, Madhava Reddy and Lakshmi Reddy will have set a new benchmark for secularism. The couple raised Farzana, who lost her parents, from the age of four as their own child and according to Islamic traditions
February 13, 2012
During the brief life span of individuals, the natural tendency in many is to make a mark in life and strive for a career that would enable one to lead a comfortable life of prosperity. These purs...
July 6, 2011
The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed video-recording of the ongoing stock-taking of the treasure found in the vaults of the Sree Padmanabhaswami Temple in Thiruvananthapuram.
April 2, 2011
Zalmai Ayubi, spokesman for the provincial governor of Kandahar, says 46 others were wounded when the crowd of hundreds of protesters turned violent on Saturday. He says the protesters tried to burn some vehicles and shops.
September 22, 2010
When Rama was a child, He playfully threw a stone at Mantara, Kaikeyi's maid. There is a verse in the Nalayira Divya Prabandham that mentions this incident, but the verse is actually speaking of Lo...
September 9, 2010
U.S. best—selling novelist John Grisham condemned on Thursday the plan by an evangelical preacher to burn the Quran, saying it was the crazy act of a religious fanatic.Mr. Grisham, 55,...
September 9, 2010
A small American church’s plan to burn copies of the Quran is stirring outrage in Muslim nations, with lawyers protesting in Pakistan and Bahrain’s government calling the burning plan...
September 6, 2010
Swami Agnivesh said here on Sunday that religion had no accountability and it was, like caste, an accident of birth. Speaking at the plenary session of the 33rd World Congress of International Ass...
October 20, 2013
Endless were the contrasts in personality and in view points. Frail, soft-natured Ramakrishna Paramahamsa: physically and intellectually ebullient Vivekananda. »
May 5, 2013
The famous Muslim ruler Alauddin Khilji was once waging a war on a seemingly united Rajput fortification. In the evening, after sundown, when truce had been called for the day, Khilji was watching...
April 22, 2013
Azaan International School students steal the show at the programme to felicitate those who memorised the Quran
July 29, 2011
It is said that if a pregnant woman is unhappy or stressed, then the foetus will be affected. It could not only have health problems, it could also have psychological problems later on. Sita was un...
April 4, 2011
The demonstration in eastern Laghman province briefly threatened to turn into another melee as about 300 protesters brandished sticks and threw stones at the police, who in turned started firing shots in the air, according to an Associated Press photographer at the scene.
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January 20, 2011
Malaysian authorities said on Thursday that they had found “no element of malice” after probing allegations by a Sikh teen that his hair was cut while he was asleep at a National Servi...
September 10, 2010
A new mosque recently opened in this well—to—do suburb of Philadelphia, but not many people noticed.That was fine with leaders of the Islamic Society of Greater Valley Forge. Am...
September 9, 2010
Joining the widespread condemnation of Florida pastor Terry Jones, for his extreme views against Islam, President Barack Obama on Wednesday said that Mr. Jones’ plans to attack the rel...
September 8, 2010
While a cacophony of extreme views has coloured the debate on the "Ground Zero mosque" and the role of the Islamic religion in America more generally, a rising crescendo of moderat...
August 30, 2010
Islamic culture is responsible for the failure of migrants of Muslim background to integrate into German society, controversial central banker Thilo Sarrazin said on Monday.Speaking at the l...