Kanya Vidyadhan scheme to include Madrasa, Sanskrit students

Extending the benefits of its ambitious Kanya Vidyadhan scheme, the Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday decided to bring the meritorious students of Madarsa and Sanskrit Shiksha Parishads in its ambit.

Minor boy sodomised by maulvi in Jaipur

A 10-year-old boy was allegedly sodomised by a maulvi in a madarsa here, police said on Thursday.

Assam attacks: BJP accuses Gogoi govt of 'callous' approach towards terror

BJP on Saturday accused the Congress government in Assam of adopting a "callous" approach towards terror and questioned Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi for "ignoring" intelligence inputs to prevent violence that has left 75 persons dead.

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Congress kept Muslims away from progress: Naqvi

BJP vice-president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday attacked Congress saying during ten years of UPA rule at the Centre, the party "created an atmosphere of fear and insecurity and kept Muslims away from progress".

BSP did nothing for minority's development, claims Azam Khan

Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Monday attacked the previous BSP government for putting "restrictions" in the process of bringing 'madarsas' on aid list and doing "nothing" for the development of minorities.

Madarsa chief assaults boy for not learning Arabic

A head of a Madarsa allegedly assaulted an 11-year old boy for refusing to learn Arabic at Belur in Chikamagalur district, police said on Tuesday.

Madarsa teacher shot dead in UP

A 40-year-old madarsa teacher has been shot dead by unidentified assailants at Tawli village in Muzaffarnagar.

Laptops for Madarsa toppers

The West Bengal government on Wednesday awarded laptops to thirty students who topped the Madarsa examinations in the state.

Urdu journalism training for madarsa pass-outs

To make Urdu a language of mass
communication, the Uttar Pradesh Board of Madarsa Education
has started Urdu journalism training for madarsa pass-outs.