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 ++

Subscribe Online

About Us

Online Book Store  

Jobs @ MG

Advertise on MG
Our Team
Contact Us

Muslim Matrimonials
Our Advertisers

Add to your RSS reader - Indian Muslim Islamic News online media web site

  Lastest Indian Muslim 
Statements & 
Press Release
Web (WWW) OR  
only MG

Tell me when the next issue comes online:






If you haven't seen the print edition,

missed it ALL

send me the print edition


Published in the 16-31 Jan 2005 print edition of MG; send me the print edition

J&K freer than PoK: US thinktank

Washington: A survey conducted by US-based thinktank, Freedom House has found that Jammu & Kashmir has a greater degree of freedom than Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). PoK has been classified as "not free" and J&K as "partially free". The annual ranking of Freedom House is based on political rights and civil liberties given by the countries to its people.

India is the only country in the South Asia which has been classified "free" with a ranking of 2.5 and Pakistan with a ranking of 5.5 is considered "not free". Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal all rate better than Pakistan with their "partially free" status .

Among "disputed" territories only northern Turkish Cyprus is rated "free". J&K, Nagorno-Karabakh (disputed between Armenia and Azerbaijan) is rated partially free. PoK, Tibet, Israeli-occupied territories, Palestinian-occupied territories, Chechnya and Kosovo have been considered "not free". 

The survey said that 89 countries are "free" and their 2.8 billion inhabitants enjoyed broad range of political rights. Fifty-four countries have been ranked "partially free" representing 1.2 billion people. Political rights and civil liberties are limited in the countries in which corruption is prevalent or ethnic or religious strife is the norm. 

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