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This ‘DREAM’ girl hopes to be a social entrepreneur

This ‘DREAM’ girl hopes to be a social entrepreneur

Bangalore:  Even as a young child Mahah Sadique was deeply disturbed whenever she saw children begging for alms. She often asked her ‘abba’ (father) why so many children her age… Read more »

Give a Little Place in Your Heart for Kidneys! Please!

Give a Little Place in Your Heart for Kidneys! Please!

Nigar Ataullah Bangalore: Heard so much about the heart, but so less about kidneys, right?  Have you wondered what function kidneys play? For your body to work properly, it must… Read more »

Kind Hands for Kidney Care

Kind Hands for Kidney Care

Known for its humane approach to its patients, and with an understanding and caring staff and a team of doctors who relate to patients as friends, the HBS (Hazrat Bismillah… Read more »

Marriage aid to Muslim girls, helpful or harmful?

Marriage aid to Muslim girls, helpful or harmful?

Abu Iman Bangalore: In his budget speech, the Chief Minister of Karnataka, K Siddaramaiah, had announced a financial assistance scheme to cover marriage expenses for minority community girls. It was… Read more »

Islamic banking: Is Rahman Khan playing politics?

Islamic banking: Is Rahman Khan playing politics?

Bangalore: On August 12, there was a news piece in one of the India’s leading newspapers, The Times of India (ToI), that Union Minister for Minority Affairs K. Rahman Khan… Read more »

Agrarian crisis, not ‘slaughter’ lowering cattle count

Agrarian crisis, not ‘slaughter’ lowering cattle count

Mohit M. Rao Mangalore: In what is an oft-quoted figure, many rightwing organisations cite the decline in cattle population – as much as 1.5 lakh cattle in five years –… Read more »

Prof. Obaid Siddiqi: A Renaissance man and father of modern Indian biology

Prof. Obaid Siddiqi: A Renaissance man and father of modern Indian biology

Sukant Khurana It is very rare that individuals are institutions in themselves. Such individuals are genuine visionaries who start a wave, who create a school of thought and like a… Read more »

25 Years of Anjuman -e- Khuddamul Muslimeen

25 Years of Anjuman -e- Khuddamul Muslimeen

By S. Afshan Azhar “Yahin hai Ibaadat, yahin tera Imaan, ke kaam aaye duniya mein, ek insaan ke insaan. Karo meherbani, kamale zameen par, khuda hoga meherebaan arshe barin par,”… Read more »

Ramadan: A rigorous course for a noble code

Ramadan: A rigorous course for a noble code

A.S. PUTHIGE Wherever there is religion and spirituality, one will essentially find fasting as a revered belief and practice in one form or the other. I hail from Moodabidri, also… Read more »

Strengthening the base: An analysis of school education of Muslims in Karnataka

Strengthening the base: An analysis of school education of Muslims in Karnataka

It is a common perception that Muslims do not send their children to complete their schooling. The Sachar committee report has highlighted the poor status of Muslims in terms of… Read more »