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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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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... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/Qutbuddin-says-he-is-the-rightful-heir/7614881
Syedna's uncle

MUMBAI: The uncle of the Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin told the Bombay high court on Friday that he is very hurt at being prevented from visiting... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Im-hurt-at-being-barred-from-mausoleum-Syednas-uncle/articleshow/48302656.cms
Half-brother tells HC

MUMBAI: The uncle of Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin told Bombay High Court on Wednesday that while he presided over a gathering in Mumbai where it was... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Prayed-for-long-life-of-Syedna-Half-brother-tells-HC/articleshow/48273001.cms
Studious Yakub, temperamental Tiger

The Bismillah building in Mahim, where eldest brother Suleman and his mother Hanifa now live. (Source: Express photo by Pradip Das) Three decades... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/studious-yakub-temperamental-tiger/
Stampedes - The saga of mishaps

As thousands perish in stampedes, officials fail to enforce National Disaster Management Authority guidelines as was evident in the Pushkar ghat-1... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150719/commentary-op-ed/article/360-degrees-saga-mishaps

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