Books

  • Khushwant Singh foretold the rise of fascism in India

    There was something or everything so very extraordinarily different to Khushwant Singh that even after five years of his passing away he holds sway. At the recently concluded Khushwant Singh Literary Festival at King’s College London, it ...

  • Hindutva is fascist, divisive

    Lately I have been having arguments with even those who indirectly try to support the RSS and these include the fence-sitters who seem short-sighted enough to overlook the dark realities ahead, that is, if the RSS intrudes any further into the ...

  • Ram Puniyani's book 'India in Communal Grip' released

    Today, March 31, 2019, Aruna Roy, Harsh Mander, John Dayal, Ram Puniyani Syeda Hameed and Shabnam Hashmi released the book ‘India in Communal Grip’ written by Dr. Ram Puniyani at the Constitution Club of India. The program was atten...

  • Book Review: Why I am Liberal

    When Ghose defines the basic term ‘liberal’ she comprehends all the contextual references in history; even she understands the limitations of the term then why she is using this term as main theme of the book?

  • Hamid Ansari to release Urdu and Hindi editions of “Being the Other: The Muslim in India”

    New Delhi: The Urdu and Hindi translations of the celebrated journalist Saeed Naqvi’s book “Being the Other: The Muslim in India” will be released by Hamid Ansari, former Vice President of India at the Dy. Speaker’s Hall...

  • Early Indian history in the eyes of Muslim historians

    New Delhi: Pharos Media has just published Hindustan: Ibtidaee Muslim mu’arrikheen kee nazaron mein (India as seen by early Muslim historians). It is a compendium of observations about India of Muslim historians since the time of Al-Birun...

  • New Book on Muslim developmental work and leadership, urges civil society to engage 'Beyond Burqa and Triple Talaq'

    The book, by activist and writer, Farah Naqvi, goes down to the ground in eight major states of India, and gives a granular sense of voluntary sector development work, with the largest marginalized minority in the world’s largest democracy.

  • The gradual blossoming of Ghalib's poetry

    Abdullah has enumerated upon the traditional symbols that Ghalib employed and how he subsequently augmented their corpus, context, contours, connotations and complexity.

  • Former Gujarat IPS officer’s book on Gujarat riots launched in Urdu and Hindi

    RB Sreekumar, IPS (retd.) of Gujarat Cadre has written him eyewitness account of the 2002 riots in great detail in his book, which is the most authentic eyewitness account of those riots.

  • Book Review: Islam & Muslims in the contemporary world

    Book: Islam & Muslims in the 21st Century Author: Abdus Sattar Ghazali Pages: 276 pages Year: 2017 ISBN-10: 0990976629 ...

  • Book review: Frank, candid and revealing tales about Pakistani leaders

    Bar-e-Shanasai (The Burden of Having Known) Author: Karamatullah Ghori Reviewed by:  M Ghazali Khan Pages: 199 Price: Rs 200 / Euro 10 Publisher: Pharos Media & Publishing Pvt Ltd, D-84 AbulFazl Enclave -I, Jam...

  • Ramzy Baroud Announces Launch of his New Book 'The Last Earth: A Palestinian Story'

    “This moving and perceptive book is a journey to the heart of the evils of occupation and colonization suffered by the Palestinians on the ground. It allows the people themselves to narrate authentically and with all the complexities ...

  • Acclaimed Urdu book on the Prophet’s life translated into English

    New Delhi (12 August 2017): Khutbat-e Madras (Madras Lectures) is an acclaimed Urdu book on the Prophet Muhammad’s (peace be upon him) life and teachings by the celebrated Islamic scholar of the Subcontinent, Syed Sulaiman Nadwi, who auth...

  • Book on Hyderabad 1948 “Police Action” released

    A just published book on the Police Action against Hyderabad State in 1948 was released at the Press Club here on Saturday in the presence of a cross section of Hyderabad people.

  • New book on Hyderabad's Invasion, 1948's Police Action

    In 1948, Hyderabad State faced a full-fledged army invasion disguised as ‘Police Action.’ Thousands of Muslims were mercilessly killed, women were raped and houses were looted and destroyed during this holocaust.

  • Book on father of modern optics Ibn al-Haytham

    "Prisoner of Al Hakim" by the American writer Bradley Steffens is a new novel which tells the story of Ibn Haytham, the great Muslim scientist and scholar who lived in the 10th century and whose scientific discoveries laid the fo...

  • Book on Ved Bhasin

    Humra Qureishi The veteran Jammu based journalist Ved Bhasin passed away exactly a year ago. But even right now as I am keying in I can recollect his stark views on the Kashmir situation together with his views on the situation in the coun...

  • Contemporary Urdu Journalism in Delhi

    Book: Dehli Mein Asri Urdu Sahafat: Tasweer Ka Doosra Ruk Author: Shahidul Isalam Publisher: Educational Publishing House, Delhi-110006 Year 2016 Price: Rs. 350   K. K Khullar   Oscar Wilde once said th...

  • Great Lives

    Book: Alam e Islam Key Chand Mashaheer: Sawaneh wa Afkaar Ka Mutala Author: Dr Muhammad Ghitreef Shahbaaz Nadvi Year of Publication: 2014 Publisher: Rehbar Book Service, Delhi, India Pages: 392 Price: Rs 300 Mushtaq Ul Haq Ahma...

  • Life and work of Maulana Mohammad Wali Rahmani

    Book: Hayat-e-Wali Author: Shah Imran Hasan Publisher: Rahbar Book Service, New Delhi - 110025 Pages: 224 Year: 2016 Price: 200   Asif Anwar Alig   Shah Imran Hasan’s biography of Maulana Moha...