‘TARGETING MUSLIMS’: JAMIAT FILES PETITION IN ALLAHABAD HC AGAINST ARRESTS UNDER ‘LOVE JIHAD’ LAW

Tue 19 January 2021: Out of 85 people who have been prosecuted under the law so far, 79 are Muslims, while others belong to the Christian community A petition has been filed in the Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court by the Legal Aid Committee of Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind, seeking to quash cases registered against […]

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FIRST LADY MELANIA TRUMP RELEASES FAREWELL MESSAGE

Tue 19 January 2021: As the presidential transition is underway, first lady Melania Trump delivered a farewell message Monday, thanking frontline workers for their efforts during the coronavirus pandemic and calling on Americans to “remember that violence is never the answer.” First Lady  in a video, has given a “farewell message” to the United States, […]

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EU COMMISSION WANTS 70% VACCINATION RATE IN BLOC BY SUMMER

Tue 19 January 2021: Up to 70% of adults in the European Union should be vaccinated against the coronavirus by summer, according to the European Commission. The Brussels-based body plans to publish a corresponding proposal on Tuesday, Deutsche Presse-Agentur (dpa) learned in advance. By March, the commission wants an interim goal of 80% of people […]

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UNIVERSITIES IN SOUTH AFRICA TO RE-OPEN BETWEEN MARCH AND APRIL

Mon 18 January 2021: Higher education is the latest sector to delay its re-opening dates with 16 universities still finalising their academic year. Addressing the media on Monday, Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister, Dr Blade Nzimande, announced that universities will start the academic year between early-March and mid-April. The re-opening of higher education institutions […]

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