madarsas

UP CM Yogi Adityanath calls for modernisation of madarsas

UP CM Yogi Adityanath calls for modernisation of madarsas

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday called for modernisation of the Madarsas` imparting education to children of the minority community.

Jan 19, 2018, 10:34 AM IST
Madarsas should install portrait of PM: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat

Madarsas should install portrait of PM: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat today criticised the madarsas in the state for their refusal to put up a portrait of Prime Minister Narendra Modi inside their premises, asking them to give up their "conservatism" on the issue.

Jan 06, 2018, 23:07 PM IST
Madarsas should also impart modern education: Madhya Pradesh CM

Madarsas should also impart modern education: Madhya Pradesh CM

Chouhan, while addressing the 20th foundation day of Madhya Pradesh Madarsa Board here yesterday, also announced to raise the annual infrastructure development fund of each madarsa in the state from Rs 25,000 to Rs 50,000.

Sep 23, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
MP Madarsas to have lessons on importance of patriotism in Islam, life stories of PM Narendra Modi

MP Madarsas to have lessons on importance of patriotism in Islam, life stories of PM Narendra Modi

Madarsa Board in the BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh is preparing a course on the patriotism's place in Islam.

Mar 31, 2017, 19:31 PM IST
On Republic Day, RSS wing to hoist flag at 1,500 madrasas across India

On Republic Day, RSS wing to hoist flag at 1,500 madrasas across India

On 67th Republic Day, the Muslim Rashtriya Manch (MRM), an affiliate of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), is set to organise flag hoisting ceremonies at around 1,500 madarsas across the country.

Jan 26, 2016, 07:51 AM IST

No information madarsas involved in training of terrorists: Govt

The government has no information that madarsas in general are involved in training of terrorists but three seminaries in West Bengal controlled by Bangladeshi migrants have been found to be preaching religious extremism, Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Dec 17, 2014, 15:22 PM IST

Madrasas not spreading jihad in India: MHA report

At a time when the activities of madrasas are under increasing scrutiny, the Ministry of Home Affairs has found that majority of such institutions don't subscribe to jihadi ideology or play a part

Nov 13, 2014, 12:54 PM IST

BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj courts controversy, says madarsas teaching terrorism

In controversial remarks, BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj on Sunday alleged that madrasas were giving "education of terrorism".

Sep 15, 2014, 19:08 PM IST

BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj courts controversy, says madarsas teaching terrorism-Part 2

In controversial remarks, BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj on Sunday alleged that madrasas were giving "education of terrorism".

Sep 15, 2014, 19:07 PM IST

Akhilesh Yadav announces schemes for Madarsas

In an apparent bid to woo Muslims, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday announced hike in honorarium paid to Madarsa teachers and the establishing of awards for them.

Jan 28, 2014, 20:44 PM IST

`Police should not pick up innocents as suspects`

National Commission for Minorities has said police should not pick up innocent people from the minority community as suspects.

May 27, 2012, 15:48 PM IST

Close madarsas teaching extremism: Congressman

An eminent US Congressman demanded an immediate closure of madarsas adhering to
the Deobandi school of thought in Pakistan, charging that they
were churning out terrorists.

May 19, 2010, 14:40 PM IST

VHP demands closure of Madarsas

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Thursday
demanded immediate closure of Madarsas in the country alleging
that they had become breeding grounds for terrorists.

Feb 11, 2010, 23:52 PM IST

Congress rejects RSS views on madarsas

Congress on Friday rejected the views
of RSS that madarsas encourage terrorism saying the party
does not support it.

Oct 30, 2009, 22:35 PM IST