Indian Muslim Leading Newspaper, New from India, Islam, World
32 pages, Twice a month. Subscribe Now.  (RNI DELENG/2000/930; ISSN 0972-3366)

Since Jan 2000

Cartoons .  Special Reports . National  . Issues . Community News Letters to the Editor  . Matrimonials . Latest Indian Muslim Statements . Book Store ++

The Milli Gazette

Online Book Store  

Subscribe Online

Jobs @ MG
Our Advertisers
Our Team
Contact Us

»  Lastest Indian Muslim 
Statements & 
Press Release
» Tell me when the next issue comes online:






If you haven't seen the print edition,

missed it ALL

send me the print edition


» The Milli Gazette's Message Board:


Published in the 16-31 July 2004 print edition of MG; send me the print edition

Will Najma win again? 

New Delhi: The UPA and NDA are in a mood to contest the deputy chairperson’s post which falls vacant next week as Najma Heptullah’s term ends shortly. Parliamentary affairs minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has said that the Congress would not back Heptullah’s candidacy for another term and that it wants it own nominee getting elected. 

He said that since other three presiding officers of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha are from non-Congress parties, the deputy chairperson’s job should go to his party. He expressed hope that the spirit of consensus that had prevailed between the ruling coalition and the opposition while electing the Parliament speaker, deputy speaker and chairperson would continue for the fourth post also. But the BJP declared that it would contest the post and it is likely that Heptullah would be its candidate.

The Congress is confident that its candidate, said to be Mohsina Kidwai, would win because in the 245-member house, the Congress and its allies have more than 119 MPs while the NDA has only 92 MPs. A candidate needs only 122 votes to win, which meant UPA needs just three votes.

Subscribe to the PRINT edition NOW: Get the COMPLETE picture
32 tabloid pages choke-full of news, views & analysis on the Muslim scene in India & abroad...
Delivered at your doorstep, Twice a month

Latest Indian Muslim Islamic News


Get Books from India at cheap attractive ratesArabic English High Quality translation

Reading books can support The Milli Gazette !

SubscriptionContact Us | Publishers | OutreachIndia | Suggestions | E-cardsBookmark this page |

Privacy PolicyDisclaimer  © Copyright 2000-Present    Pharos Media & Publishing Pvt Ltd, New Delhi, India