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Businessman 'threatened' by Togadia goes underground

Asghar Ali is not the only Muslim living in the area. Eight Dawoodi Bohra families already live there. Haresh Pandya reports. Two days after he was reportedly targeted by Vishwa Hindu Parishad......

Dawoodi Bohra head Syedna Burhanuddin passes away at 102

Dawoodi Bohra Community spiritual leader, Dr Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin, passed away on Friday at the age of 102 at his residence in Saifee Mahal, south Mumbai. Confirming the news, Shaikh......

Mumbai's 'ghetto' waits for a Cinderella makeover

Bhendi Bazaar faces a fairytale future as the Dawoodi Bohras initiate a Rs 3,000-crore project to change it from a squalid marketplace to a swanky neighbourhood, says Ranjita Ganesan It takes a......

Bohra Muslim spiritual leader celebrates 100th birthday

Dawoodi Bohra community members in Mumbai celebrated the birthday of their spiritual leader Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin, who turned 100 on Friday. The Syedna delivered a sermon in Mumbai on Friday......

Bohra dissenters challenge oppressive priesthood

Yogi Sikand chronicles the voices for change in one of India'srichest and most progressive Muslim sects -- the Dawoodi Bohras.Dawoodi Bohras are one of the many branches of the Ismaili arm of the......

Mumbai's 'Bhendi Bazaar' ready for a multi-million makeover

South Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar is all set for a makeover. The Saifeee Burhani Upliftment Trust (SBUT) is awaiting final clearances to kick-start construction of the most-talked about project,......

This man will help Modi govt to transform Indian businesses

Adil Zainulbhai. Photograph: Kind Courtesy, McKinsey Adil Zainulbhai may have retired as the chairman of McKinsey India in 2012 but his life seems to be only gathering pace. For starters, the......

  People speak for dawoodi bohra

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Q. Did Muslims vote for Modi led BJP out of fear in Gujrat?
Piaa:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/did-muslims-vote-for-modi-led-bjp-out-of-fear-in-gujrat/26582738/answers/

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Q. What is your impression about Bhora Muslims?
Piaa:  A. If the spelling is due to some typo error then ok but if not then let me put it here that the name is Bohra and not Bhora. Bohras are merchants...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-your-impression-about-bhora-muslims/26582738/answers/17286634

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Q. what is your knowledge on Bohra Muslims.in India?
Samson Aseervatham:  A. The Bohra Muslims' belief in Allah contrasts sharply with the variety of faiths that make up the mosaic of religion in India. Bohra Muslims were an...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-your-knowledge-on-bohra-muslims.in-india/17286521/answers/16228087

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Q. When is the month of Ramazan starting and which is the first date of Roza? (Asking again)
Samson Aseervatham:  A. The advent of Ramazan depends on the sighting of the moon. As of now, Ramazan is expected to start either Monday or Tuesday. If the moon is sighted...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-is-the-month-of-ramazan-starting-and-which-is-the-first/16228044/answers/10613629

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Q. What is Calicut famous for?
Prasp J:  A. Kozhikode also known as Calicut, is a city in the southern Indian state of Kerala. It is the third largest city in Kerala and the headquarters of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-calicut-famous-for/10613555/answers/7616768

  Web results for Dawoodi Bohra
Community gives mixed reactions to Bombay High Court suggestion on mourning

The high court taking suo moto cognisance of children being a part of self-flagellation during the mourning in Moharram has received mixed... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-community-gives-mixed-reactions-to-bombay-high-court-suggestion-on-mourning-2042521
The 'Haramzada' Manoeuvre

Last week we had a minister separating Indians as being either Ramzadas (meaning Hindus) or Haramzadas , meaning bastards. The minister is one... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/--The-Haramzada-Manoeuvre-/292805
Court directs status quo be maintained, stays woman's vacating of premises

The Small Causes Court has directed that status-quo be maintained and a woman, along with her family, be allowed to live in a building that is part... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-court-directs-status-quo-be-maintained-stays-woman-s-vacating-of-premises-2041967
Knot by a Long Shot

In a tent across the famous Thikse Monastery in Ladakh, a woman ties the knot with a man she had been with for 10 years. The sun shines on the... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/knot-by-a-long-shot/
The story between action, reaction

Around the same time a tape was leaked of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Pravin Togadia talking at a meeting in Gujarat. He was offering advice... ...

http://www.asianage.com/columnists/story-between-action-reaction-581

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