Worryingly, Islam remains a criticized religion. People tend to have a far negative view of it. A censorious view of Islam is worrying because it has a direct bearing on how Muslims are viewed and accepted. Read more
Bihar Anjuman, an Islam-based non-profit in the eastern state, admittedly came to being to fulfill a Quranic command. Read more
To nobody’s surprise, India is a photogenic country awash in colours — as if she were an unscathed bride idling away ages, for Kodak to invent its Eastman Color.
Along her parting hairline, the red streak of ancient vermilion is marriage hallmarked. Jaipur is sandstone pink, Jodhpur azure blue. Tea gardens make Assam leafy green, while Rajasthan is a stunning shade of sandy brown. Read more
Sania Mirza’s decision to marry Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik could not have been plain easy. Nor could she have taken it without courage, scruples and a clean conscience. Read more