Social Issues Archive

Message of tolerance and peace missing in Pak textbooks

In the name of “curriculum development”, the US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) in consultation with a local NGO has recommended further review

Even Muslim toddlers in USA kindergarten not safe

The nation’s largest Muslim civil rights group called Wednesday for an investigation into what it said were assaults by a female teacher on a

So should we celebrate Islamic New Year?

(By Syed Hussain) Now whether it’s the migration of the Prophet Muhammad or the martyrdom of his grandson, both events are not suited to celebration.

India’s salt farmers working in 48C heat

(By Katharine Earley) An initiative to support female salt farmers in Gujarat provides loans to help them switch to solar in the face of climate

Indian Army brutality forced Kashmiris freedom fighters to react

17 Indian soldiers killed and any injured when freedom fighters stormed the administrator camp of 10 Gorkha Punja Regiment of 12 Brigade Headquarters located