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Stop discriminatory surveillance of Muslims in US: Rights group

Several Sikh, Hindu and South Asian rights groups have asked the United States justice department to probe the "discriminatory" surveillance of Muslims by the New York police department, saying......

Jeet Thayil wins South Asian Literature award

Well-known Indian poet and novelist Jeet Thayil has won the DSC South Asian literature prize worth $50,000 (about Rs 27 lakh) for his debut novel Narcopolis. Thayil is the first Indian author to......

3 Indian authors in race for $50,000 literary prize

Three Indian writers are in the running for the $50,000 (about Rs 27,50,000) DSC South Asian literature prize given to the best novel thematically linked to the South Asian region. Jeet Thayil's......

Indians among 'top 10 undocumented populations in US'

Immigration and racial profiling are the burning issues for Indian Americans and the broader South Asian American community, said Deepa Iyer, executive director, South Asian Americans Leading......

This US Congressman is proud of his Indian roots

In his first interview with a South Asian newspaper after being sworn in, Hansen Hashim Clarke, the newly-minted member of the United States House of Representatives representing Michigan's 13th......

Why Indo-Pak trade ties are delayed

The trade relations between Pakistan and India seems to be delayed, as Islamabad has not decided it yet to implement its decision of granting Most Favoured Nations status to India.Islamabad is......

US launches entrepreneurship programme for Muslims

The US on Wednesday launched a Global Entrepreneurship programme and several other ambitious projects in an effort to bridge the gap with the Muslim world and take its engagement with the community......

Indian American on US Ex-Im Bank adivsory board

The board of directors of the Export-Import Bank, the official export-credit agency of the United States, has appointed Indian American entrepreneur and investor Frank F Islam, of McLean, Virginia,......

Indian American joins Ex-Im Bank's advisory board

The Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank, the official export-credit agency of the United States, has appointed Indian American entrepreneur and investor Frank F Islam, of McLean, Virginia,......

'More to South Asians than curry'

Ronny Jhutti is giving one of the most riveting performances in New York in the play The People Next Door. He plays Nigel, the son of a white woman and a Pakistani in Glasgow, who is drawn to the......

'The Reluctant Fundamentalist is a very American story'

Actor Riz Ahmed tells Aseem Chhabra that most people can relate to the film, as it is the story of an outsider trying to find a home in a new society. Riz Ahmed began his career with Michael......

Ishaqzaade, Wasseypur, Shanghai at the Toronto film fest

The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) stopped traffic in the Canadian city last year when it brought Bollywood stars such as Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Priyanka Chopra,......

'In Pakistan, a woman's face is her greatest asset'

Here's a closer look at the Pakistani Oscar-winning film Saving Face, and it's director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy.A story of survival and hope, the Oscar winning documentary for short subject, Saving......

How the three Khans fared this year

Aseem Chhabra's report card for Bollywood's three superstar Khans: Shah Rukh, Aamir, Salman. In 2011, the three Khans of Bollywood -- Shah Rukh, Aamir and Salman -- were back on the big screens......

Why Indo-Canadians dominate cricket

With new immigrants coming to Canada from India and other South Asian countries, cricket as a sport is fast catching up in this ice hockey-crazy country. "Cricket is the number one sport in India......

'Veil no bar to glory for Muslim women'

Winning the Asian Games 200 metres in a veil proves there are no barriers to Muslim women pursuing their sporting dreams, champion Ruqaya Al Ghasara said on Monday. The 24-year-old wore a hijab --......

U19 World Cup: Australia, Afghanistan advance

Three-time former champion and last tournament's losing finalist Australia and dark horse Afghanistan progressed from Group B to the next round of the ICC U19 World Cup on the final day of the......

Prince Ali criticises FIFA over Middle East treatment

FIFA vice president Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein has criticised soccer's world governing body FIFA for banning Iraq from hosting home internationals and called upon the organisation to do more for......

  People speak for south asian muslim

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khabardar
Q. Who had established Bait ul Hikmah (house of wisdom) ?
Khabardar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-had-established-bait-ul-hikmah-house-of-wisdom-/23028836/answers/

azam khan
Q. From where Idea of Sir name KHAN came ?
Azam Khan:  A. Hakim Mohammed Said Shaheed was a man of vision endowed with many virtues. The crowning legacy of his life is the establishment of Madinat...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/from-where-idea-of-sir-name-khan-came-/22616402/answers/23028883

azam khan
Q. There does not exist a history of ancient India. Their books contain no historical data whatever, except for a few religious books in which historical information is buried under a heap of parables and folk-lore, and their buildings and other monuments also do nothing to fill the void for the oldest among them do not go beyond the third century B.C. To discover facts about India of the ancient times is as difficult a task as the discovery of the island of Atlantis, which, according to Plato, was destroyed due to the changes of the earth... The historical phase of India began with the Muslim ?
Azam Khan:  A. It can have one of several connotations, all related in some capacity to the title of Khan, which originated from the Mongol Empire and its...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/there-does-not-exist-a-history-of-ancient-india.-their-books/21418825/answers/22616437

azam khan
Q. whats the difference between dargah and masjid ?? and are women not allowed in masjids (mosques) ?
Azam Khan:  A. EncyclopediaA dargah is a Sufi shrineShrineA shrine is a holy or sacred place, which is dedicated to a specific deity, ancestor, hero, martyr,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/whats-the-difference-between-dargah-and-masjid--and-are-wome/21418825/answers/17159264

  Web results for South Asian Muslim
Vijay to convert?

Over 81 percent turnout in Bengal, polling mostly peaceful (Night Lead) | Over 77 percent cast ballot in Assam amid violence (Evening Lead) | Heavy... ...

http://chennaionline.com/movies/cine-buzz/20140224070255/Vijay-to-convert.col
Surya, Karthi and Sivakumar at Polling Booth Stills

24 suspected militants killed in Pakistan | Cheered by thousands, Modi sets out to file nomination | Assam records brisk polling (Third Lead) |... ...

http://chennaionline.com/acount.aspx?id=99033
Indian-Americans form third largest Asian population in US

Washington: Indian-Americans numbering 3.34 million are the third largest Asian community in the US, after people from China and the Philippines, a... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/diaspora/indian-americans-form-third-largest-asian-population-in-us-513152?pfrom=home-diaspora
Sarathkumar Brand Ambassador For Thalapakatti

Nearly a quarter vote in Chhattisgarh (Second Lead) | Polling in Bihar peaceful (Second Lead) | In a first, scientists regrow auditory nerves in... ...

http://chennaionline.com/acount.aspx?id=99029
NIIT Technologies and Morris Communications win Best Managed ServicesOutsourcing Excellence Award

Peaceful voting in Maharashtra (Second Lead) | Voting begins on sluggish note in Anantnag (Second Lead) | Madhya Pradesh votes for LS, assembly |... ...

http://chennaionline.com/City360/City-Feature/20145124055146/NIIT-Technologies-and-Morris-Communications-win-Best-Managed-ServicesOutsourcing-Excellence-Award.col

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