Mohd Asim on Aligarh Muslim University controversy.
The crude comment of the Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University that girls will attract more boys at the varsity's central library has created a lot of noise and fury. But we must thank the Vice Chancellor for this rather bad joke. It at least brought to the fore the serious issue of a section of girl students being denied use of a university facility for being,...
Mohd Asim on why young Muslims may be vulnerable to call of global jihad.
Two different messages from the same party, writes Mohd Asim.
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. It's a title that the generations of Bukharis have bestowed on themselves.
It was a big day for you, Mr Modi. But it was a sad day - like numerous since that fateful February 28, 2002 - for Zakia Jafri. A clean chit will come in handy for you in poll season.