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Ex minister Jaffer Sharief who collapsed on his way to Friday prayers passes away

Ex minister Jaffer Sharief who collapsed on his way to Friday prayers passes away Though not yet confirmed, CK Jaffer Sharief’s funeral will take place in Bengaluru today later in the evening Bengaluru: Former Union Railway Minister C.K. Jaffer Sharief passed away this morning at a hospital in Bengaluru, Karnataka …

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Governor dissolves J&K Assembly hours after PDP staked claim to form govt with Cong, NC support

Governor dissolves J&K Assembly hours after PDP staked claim to form govt with Cong, NC support Interestingly, BJP agreed to form with PDP a govt in the state after the 2014 elections despite the two being “ideologically poles apart” Srinagar: Taking democratic values to new low, Jammu & Kashmir Governor …

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‘Kedarnath’ a genuine attempt to create harmony: Abhishek Kapoor

By Nivedita, New Delhi : Seeing a Muslim porter carrying a Hindu pilgrim on his back — something that speaks a lot about India as a country — left a seed in Abhishek Kapoor’s heart and mind to tell a tale of “harmony” with his forthcoming Hindi film “Kedarnath”. A …

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Enhancing employability for young Indians: Lessons for policymakers, academics

By Sanjiv Kataria, Like many proud Indians I get upset when faced with alarming reports that point to the poor employment rate of India’s college and university graduates. The IT industry body Nasscom’s reports point to the inadequate technical skills and low employability rate of India’s engineering graduates. The effort …

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Responsible media vital for nation building: Minister

Rajyavardhan Rathore New Delhi : On the occasion of National Press Day, Information and Broadcasting Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore on Friday said that a responsible and objective media was one of the most important institutions for nation building. “Today on National Press Day, I convey my best wishes to all journalists. …

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India’s GSAT-29 communication satellite pushed higher into orbit

Chennai : India’s latest communication satellite, GSAT-29, was pushed further upwards towards its intended spot on Friday morning, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said. The satellite’s orbit was successfully raised further by firing the liquid apogee motor engine at 10.27 a.m. for an hour and forty minutes. Thereafter, the …

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BJP fields no Muslim candidate from 162 constituencies in Rajasthan

By Muslim Mirror News, Jaipur : In a move which brings out no surprise, out of the 162 BJP candidates, announced so far in two installments for the 200-member Rajasthan Assembly polling for which is due on December 7 there is not a single Muslim candidate, strengthening the perception that …

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BJP will face tough fights in Panchayat Polls: Badruddin Ajmal

AIUDF chief Badruddin Ajmal By Muslim Mirror News Guwahati: “The ensuing ‘panchayat polls’ is going to be a plebiscite for the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016. It will determine whether the people of Assam are ready to accept it or not. Altogether, the State BJP will face a tough fight …

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Rajasthan Assembly Election : 9 Muslims figure in Congress 1st list of 152 candidates

By Muslim Mirror Staff, Jaipur: Nine Muslims figure in the first list of 152 candidates for the Rajasthan Assembly polls which was released on Thursday. Former BJP MLA Habibur Rahaman, who also joined the Congress on Wednesday after being denied a ticket, will fight the elections from Nagaur constituency. The …

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