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America in the Trump era: What desis must do

'For some South Asians, it may be tempting to think "I'm not Muslim, this doesn't really affect me".''But please know, it affects all of us,' says Arun Venugopal, a reporter at WNYC in New York.......

California approves law to address Sikh, Muslim students bullying

Amid growing incidents of bullying and discrimination against Sikh-American, South Asian and Muslim students in the United States, California state has approved a new law to provide a safer school......

'India' out, 'South Asia' in. How academics ill serve us

'South Asian studies' academics in the US would do well to introspect how they wittingly or unwittingly become part of Pakistan's proxy war in wielding influence over academics and policy, says......

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......

Delhi Belly, Nirbhaya, The Night Of: Poorna's awesome journey

'There are a lot of things to make the series The Night Of relevant.''The decision to make it -- not only South Asian, but Pakistani Muslim -- is intensively relevant with what's going on today.'......

'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......

'I am comfortable being a Pakistani lesbian'

'I was told by everyone who mattered that it was dangerous for me to be an out-of-the-closet lesbian, who is a Pakistani in America. But I’ve never played by the rules.' Fawzia Mirza, who is......

'Women make very good peacekeepers'

'If you look at peacekeeping right now, it is fraught with accusations of sexual abuse or peacekeepers involved in deals that are outside their purview, human trafficking.' 'When a contingent of......

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 --......

Why no Pakistan athletes have qualified for the Rio Olympics...

The seven participants due to represent Pakistan at next month's Games have all been given wildcard entries IMAGE: Pakistan's flag bearer Sohail Abbas holds the national flag as he leads the......

In Pakistan, young female boxers punch through gender barriers

'A number of girls were keen on training, but due to social pressures, I had been avoiding the issue' IMAGE: Anum, 17, punches with her coach Younus Qambrani while others observe during an......

It's Arab world vs soccer world!

FIFA candidate Champagne courts Europe support over Qatar World Cup IMAGE: Arab men sit at a shoemaker's stall with a replica of the FIFA World Cup trophy. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images......
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A teenager and the lynch mobs

16 year old Zaira Wasim's public apology mocks at the inability of a collective society, cutting across political ideologies as well as ethnic and... ...

http://www.kashmirtimes.com/newsdet.aspx?q=62735
Islamic Media and the Muslim Public Spheres in India

With the rise of an anti-secular politics in the West, gates of secularism are being deserted. Politics, of non-religious nature, whether Islamic... ...

http://www.milligazette.com/news/15375-islamic-media-and-the-muslim-public-spheres-in-india
Myanmar rebuffs Malaysia for organizing OIC meeting on Rohingya

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar rebuffed Malaysia on Saturday for organising a meeting of Muslim governments to put pressure on Myanamar over the plight... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/myanmar-rebuffs-malaysia-organizing-oic-meeting-rohingya-070455002.html
Apple sues Qualcomm for $1 bn

Days after the US government filed a lawsuit against global chip manufacturer Qualcomm of forcing Apple to use its chips in exchange for lower... ...

http://www.dayafterindia.com/2017/01/21/apple-sues-qualcomm-for-1-bn/
Is a Pakistan-India war just one terrorist attack away?

— a week after the Uri attack had left at least 17 Indian soldiers dead. India attributed the attack to Pakistan-based militants who had crossed... ...

https://kashmirobserver.net/2017/features/pakistan-india-war-just-one-terrorist-attack-away-13955

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