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Court battle lays bare inner intrigues of Bohras' priestly family

The uncle versus nephew fight for the spiritual leadership of the Dawoodi Bohras enters the court-room, spilling family secrets and exposing the divide in the community. Jyoti Punwani reports.......

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......

Eyeing a slice of Mumbai's smart city pie

Big developers are learnt to have made a pitch to get a role in the project that is spread over 16 acres behind Mumbai's popular Crawford market. Image: Traffic moves in front of the Chhatrapati......

Meet the Harvard grads who offer a novel way to teach students

With Xseed, a for-profit start-up, teachers are reskilling themselves and offering a route out of rote to children in schools. Image: Ashish Nagpal, founder of Xseed says his teaching modules are......

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......
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By Tarek Fatah In March, at a lecture in Delhi, I challenged India's Muslims to stand up and reject the Islamic State and instead start living in... ...

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Why Prime Minister's meeting with the Sufi scholars is significant?

A delegation of 40 Barelvi Sufi Scholars on Thursday, Aug 27 called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi . The event which was organized by the National... ...

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Kin Clash Over Control on Rich Dawoodi Bohra Community

MUMBAI:The fight between an uncle and his nephew for the chair of Syedna, the supreme spiritual leader of the Dawoodi Bohra community, has taken an... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/thesundaystandard/Kin-Clash-Over-Control-on-Rich-Dawoodi-Bohra-Community/2015/08/23/article2988141.ece
Why stampedes repeatedly occur in India

The temple stampede in Jharkhand on Monday laid bare the gaps in India's crowd management skills that lead to frequent fatal crushes in the... ...

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Qutbuddin says he is the rightful heir

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Mumbai, Aug. 1 -- As his cross examination continued in... ...

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