India | Barkha Dutt | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Nitin Gadkari, senior union minister, says state-run Doordarshan was correct in telecasting last week's speech of the chief of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), a move described by opposition parties as a dangerous precedent.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday October 6, 2014
Eid-ul-Azha will be celebrated on Monday in the national capital with Muslims offering special prayers in Eidgahs and mosques and sacrificing animals, even as security arrangement was stepped up ahead of the festival.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 2, 2014
The Delhi High Court has sought the response of the city government and the municipal corporation of north Delhi (NDMC) on a plea seeking directions to them to implement, in a time bound manner, the plan for redevelopment of Jama Masjid area in Delhi...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Eid-ul-Fitr was celebrated with gaiety and fervour in Rajasthan on Tuesday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 12, 2014
Alleging that the BJP government has "failed on all fronts", scores of Congress workers led by Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee or DPCC chief Arvinder Singh held a protest near Jama Masjid area in Delhi today
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif visited the 17th century Jama Masjid on Tuesday and said he had come to India to "build better ties".
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Tuesday April 15, 2014
BJP President Rajnath Singh has attempted to reach out to Muslim voters by meeting prominent Shia and Sunni Clerics on the campaign trail.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 12, 2014
AAP leader and former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will seek the support of community leaders in Varanasi, from where he is contesting the Lok Sabha polls against BJP prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi.
Election 2014 | Anant Zanane | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Prominent Muslim clerics today asked for a boycott of both Congress and the BJP in the Lok Sabha election and urged Muslims to vote for secular candidates.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 5, 2014
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today accused Congress President Sonia Gandhi of playing a communal card and said the strategy would hardly help the party's fortune in the state for the coming Lok Sabha polls.
Elections | Mohd Asim | Saturday April 5, 2014
The 'Shahi Imam' of the Jama Masjid has declared his support to the Congress for the 2014 elections. I have deliberately put 'Shahi Imam' in quotes and let me first explain that. It's no official title. There exists nothing in India like a Shahi Imam...
Election 2014 | Reported by Tejas Mehta; Edited by Mala Das | Saturday April 5, 2014
Sharad Pawar's Nationalist Congress Party or NCP, a key Congress ally, today spoke out against political parties wooing religious leaders.
Election 2014 | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday April 3, 2014
Narendra Modi today targeted Sonia Gandhi over her meeting with the Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid accusing her of promoting "blatant communalism."
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday April 3, 2014
The Election Commission has said it will "take cognizance" if it receives a complaint about Congress president Sonia Gandhi's meeting with a cleric, the Shahi Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid, where she reportedly appealed to Muslim leaders to ensure the...
India | Written by Tanima Biswas | Monday March 24, 2014
Zia ur Rehman alias Waqas, the 24-year-old alleged Pakistani terrorist, has confessed to undergoing intense training in Pakistan before he came to India to join Indian Mujahideen, sources in the Delhi Police have said.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and close aide Asadullah Akhtar were today remanded in police custody till December 10.
MekhlaS | Tuesday August 27, 2013
Hollywood actor Ashton Kutcher, who shot parts of his latest movie JOBS in India, believes the country's people think from their hearts over their minds. This, he says, made his experience of shooting in India worthwhile.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 11, 2013
Delhi Police has issued a traffic advisory for the dress rehearsal of the Independence Day celebrations which would be held on August 13.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 9, 2013
Dressed in festive finery, Muslims in the city on Friday thronged the historic 17th century Jama Masjid and other Eidgahs to offer prayers on Eid-ul-Fitr, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday July 26, 2013
The Congress's effort at limiting the damage wrought by its spokesperson Raj Babbar professing that Rs. 12 can buy a complete meal in Mumbai, was two-pronged today. While Mr Babbar recanted, expressing regret, another spokesperson Ajay Maken went on ...