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A court in Mombasa has ordered that 65 children rescued from a Likoni madrassa be admitted to schools so they can pursue formal education. Resident magistrate L.K Sindani ordered that the children be taken to normal schools. Sindani further ordered the children's parents and guardians to present the ...
According to the calendar issued by UP madrassa Board Registrar Rahul Gupta, the holidays during several non-Muslim festivals like Christmas, Diwali, Dusshera, Mahavir Jayanti, Buddh Purnima and Raksha Bandhan have been increased. On the other hand, 46 holidays given on Ramazan have been ...

Speaking with TOI, Haji Aklakh Ahmad, the deputy registrar of Uttarakhand madrassa education Board, the body which oversees madrassas in the state, said, "Members of various madrassas told us that the directive was an attempt to infringe the norms of Islam. They informed us that since Islam outrightly ...
After making it mandatory for the madrassas to hold programs on National festivals, Yogi government has made some major changes in the annual calendar. It has ordered the madrassas to stay closed on festivals of other faith while reducing the previously granted ten discretionary holidays around Muslim ...
"As per the new calendar, holidays will be given two days before the start of Ramzan. Earlier, it was given 10 days before Ramzan. It will create difficulties for madrassa students and teachers to reach their homes in time for the festivities," Diwan Sahab Jaman, general secretary of the association, said.
Crediting Prime Minister Narendra Modi with changing the nature of politics in the country, BJP General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya claimed here today that leaders of the opposition parties were now visiting temples in contrast to their earlier attitude. "The country's politics has changed. You see the ...

While seven new holidays have been added, 10 discretionary holidays allowed to madrassas for festivals like Id-ul-Zuha and Muharram have been reduced to four days. Also, these cannot be taken as a cumulative, but one day at a time when clubbed with a festival. Registrar of the UP madrassa Board ...
Bareilly: It has been a week since examination forms for UP Board of madrassa education have arrived online, but whenever Zakir Ali, manager of a ... Javed Ali, who runs a madrassa, said, "The managers and other staff of madrassas across the state have been making several rounds to the office of DMOs, ...
madrassas focus heavily on Islamic theocracy and religious theology, eschewing more traditional classes in math, science and social studies. Historically, graduating madrassa students are eligible for one job: imam of a mosque. Students in madrassas. Bajwa said he was told that 2.5 million students were ...
The head of a madrassa from Lucknow was arrested on Friday night for allegedly sexually assaulting minors at the institution, ANI reported on Saturday. As many as 51 minor girls accused him of molestation. The police were alerted after girls at the madrassa threw paper slips out of the windows mentioning ...
Lucknow: As many as 51 girls were rescued today after a raid was conducted on a madrassa in the old city area following complaints of sexual ... "The madrassa manager was arrested and 51 girls being held hostage in the institution in the old city area were rescued following the raid," they said.
DEHRADUN: The madrassa Welfare Society of Uttarakhand (MWSU), a social organisation which oversees 207 madrassas across the state in which over 25,000 children study, has approached the state government with a request to include Sanskrit as one of the languages taught to its students.
"We have been opposing the inclusion of madrassa education board with minority affairs welfare department since 1996. As the only work of madrassas is to provide education, it should be governed by officials related to the education department who are well aware of the policies, issues and problems in ...
Islamabad: While madrassas are playing a key role in preserving Islamic heritage, there was a need to bridge the gap between them and modern education system. This was stated by speakers at the launch of the book "religious Seminaries and its Present Importance" at the Faisal masjid campus of the ...
A recent Associated Press probe provided accounts of the rampant pedophilia, allowed to go unchecked due to a combination of factors, among them the fact that most of the victims are from poor and vulnerable families. Those who do try to complain are often bribed or threatened into silence.
Parents wait to meet their children who were arrested at Alfalalh madrassa in Mombasa yesterday. [Maarufu Mohamed, Standard] ... Armed police yesterday picked 95 children from a madrassa in Likoni, Mombasa County, IN connection with a child trafficking investigation. police suspect the children are ...

Pakistan'S army chief last Thursday (7) criticised madrassas that have mushroomed nationwide for mostly teaching only Islamic theology, saying the country needs to "revisit" the religious school concept. Modernising madrassa education is a thorny issue in Pakistan, where religious schools are often ...
madrassas focus heavily on Islamic theocracy and religious theology, eschewing more traditional classes in math, science and social studies. Historically, graduating madrassa students are eligible for one job: imam of a mosque. Students in madrassas. Bajwa said he was told that 2.5 million students were ...
Pakistan should 'revisit concept of madrassas', says country's army chief: 'I am not against madrassas, but we have lost the essence of madrassas,' General Qamar Javed Bajwa said at a youth conference in Quetta. Company law tribunal allows Centre to appoint 10 interim directors to Unitech's board: The ...
Pakistani Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa recently expressed support for religious seminaries or madrassas, many of which are run by militants, but ... Saudi-funded ultra-conservative Sunni Muslim madrassas operated by anti-Shiite militants dominate Balochistan's educational landscape, according to ...
AIB protests demolition of Jammu madrassa. The protesters on the occasion said that the move was a part of the hidden agenda of communal forces to harass the local Muslims.
Jammu, December 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a protest demonstration was held in Talab Khatikan area of Jammu against demolition of a madrassa and desecration of religious books at Gole Gujral by Jammu Development Authority, dominated by RSS-backed Hindu extremists. The protesters on the occasion said that ...
"There are a total 134 madrassas in Muzaffarnagar, out of which 116 have submitted the documents required, while 18 have not. These include Jamia Husania, Fazul Islam, Maqtab Maulana Azad madrassas. This means they do not want to be registered with the madrassa Board," said Bharat Lal Goud, ...
Bareilly: After the government in Uttar Pradesh launched a website in August making it mandatory for all madrassas in the state to get themselves registered, the All India teachers' Association Madaris Arabia, an organisation of madrassa teachers, has now written to chief minister Yogi Adityanath alleging ...
(Dunya News) - Following completion of the operation against illegal madrassas in Sindh, over two thousand illegal seminaries have been shut down by ... a no objection certificate (NOC) by the Interior Ministry of Sindh and the Deputy Commissioner will be compulsory in order to register a new madrassa.
Pakistan's clerics close ranks when the madrassa system is too closely ... The teachings of the madrassas are guided by schools of Islamic ...
Although there is no standardised madrassa syllabus, Ahmed said most follow some form of the Dars-i-Nizami pattern developed by a Lucknow ...
A five-year-old girl was allegedly raped repeatedly by a teacher inside a madrassa in Mumbra area near here, following which the accused was ...
The steps are intended to make madrassa students more competitive ... At present, syllabus of madrassas does not have adequate content of ...
After UP govt's I-Day diktat, clerics highlight role of madrassas in freedom ... We will also appeal to madrassa managers during the urs to start ...
As many as 21 students studying in a madrassa at Karkala who were "kidnapped" by their teacher over a monetary issue in the early hours of ...
In the past, for instance, the madrassa Ghazi-ud-Din that became the Delhi College in late 18th century offered courses in languages, literature ...
NCERT books in madrassas a good initiative: Upendra Kushwaha ... The steps were intended to make madrassa students more competitive by ...
The future of madrassa students will hang in balance because they will have half-baked knowledge of both modern and religious education.".
That madrassas in Pakistan are breeding grounds for terrorism is now an established fact. The need of the hour is to clamp down on these ...
The future of madrassa students will hang in balance after they are made to study NCERT books because they will have half-baked knowledge ...
While, technically , madrassas Board is at par with other boards, in the ... 19,213 madrassas in UP that are registered with the madrassa Board, ...
The steps are intended to make madrassa students more competitive ... Earlier, the Uttar Pradesh government had asked all madrassas to hold ...
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has cleared a proposal to include books by National Council of Educational Research and Training ...
Muzaffarnagar: A 10-year-old boy, who was chained allegedly by a teacher of a local madrassa for the past several days, managed to give a ...
A video has emerged that shows a boy chained to a pole allegedly at a madrassa in Tando Muhammad Khan, Sindh. The child, who appears to ...
This is the first time that madrassa students will participate in a workshop on ... "Exposure at the madrassas is limited to religious subjects and ...
All the madrassas were to submit details of their teachers and other ... :madrassas registered with the UP madrassa Board should provide the ...
16,461 madrassas, out of which 560 are fully-aided by the Uttar Pradesh government, have provided their details on a portal of UP madrassa ...
Meerut: The structure of existing religious education in madrassas of Uttar ... Due to this reason, education could not reach the madrassa ...
Yogi govt may cancel accreditation of 2682 UP madrassas for failing to ... madrassas for failing to submit their details on the madrassa Portal, ...
Lucknow: It's official now. Uttar Pradesh has 16,461 madrassas, including 560 government-aided and 8,171 attached to the madrassa ...
This has been one of the biggest steps taken to date for the inclusion of madrassas into the mainstream of the country, officials said on ...
The petitioner had sought issuance of directions to the state government to not execute any order or force students of madrassas in UP to sing ...


 

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