Haj pilgrims, Indian Muslims, Haj quota 2017, Indians , India, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia increases annual Haj quota of India!

Saudi Arabia has increased annual Haj quota of India by 34,005. The decision in this regard had been taken during signing of bilateral annual Haj agreement between India and Saudi Arabia by Union Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Haj and Umrah Minister of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Dr […]

Republic Day Police Medals 2017 Announced

One of the best features of the Republic Day is the Police Medal winners. Republic Day Police Medals 2017 is, therefore, very special as the brave officers from across India get respect from the highest podium. A total 777 personnel have been awarded police medals on the occasion of the Republic Day this year. Police Medals […]

Pakistani Hindus, Pakistan Hindu Council, Sindh Governor, Forced Conversion, Minorities Bill

Setback for minorities, Sindh Governor returns Bill against forced conversion

As was expected, the Sindh Governor buckled under pressure from radicals who have vowed to create mayhem if the Criminal Law Bill becomes law. The Sindh Governor Justice (retd) Saeeduzzaman Siddiqui, sent back the Criminal Law (Protection of Minorities) Bill without ratifying it and wrote to the Sindh Assembly secretariat to “reconsider the legislation.” Siddiqui who […]