Books

  • Colonialism and the Call to Jihad in British India

    Book: Colonialism and the Call to Jihad in British India Publisher: Sage, New Delhi Year: 2015 Pages: 232 ISBN: 9789351502616 This is a historical narrative that examines the role of ulema and their use of the concept of jihad du...

  • Truth hits hard

    I’ve just finished a book in one go. The name of the book is: Ayodhya: The Dark Night - The secret history of Ram’s appearance in Babri Masjid, by Delhi-based journalists Kishore Jha and Dhirendra K Jha (he’s with the English ...

  • First book probes Modi in office

    Book: Image and Substance: Modi’s First Year in Office Author: Nilofar Suhrawardy Publisher: Pharos Media & Publishing Pvt Ltd, New Delhi Pages: 141 p/b Year: 2015 Price: Rs 150 ISBN: 81-7221-070-1 (to order please refer...

  • The courts and the demolition

    V. Krishna Ananth The political discourse in India since the mid-1980s, dominated by the revanchist campaign  involving the Babri Masjid at Ayodhya, has been marked by rhetoric, invocation of myths  and the juridical. It is id...

  • Women in Islam: Exploring New Paradigms

    Boo: Women in Islam: Exploring New Paradigms Author: Moin Qazi Publisher: Notion Press, Chennai Year: 2015 Pages: 141 Price: 199 ISBN: 978-93-84878-03-0   Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi   It is almost imp...

  • PUDR report on SIMI saga

    PUDR has now released its report “Banned and Damned: SIMI’s Saga with UAPA Tribunals”. Since 2001, the Students Islamic Movement of India, SIMI, has remained banned as an ‘unlawful’ organisation under the Unlawful ...

  • Muhammad as a Leader

    Book: The Leadership of Muhammad Author: Prof. John Adair Publisher: Kogan Page, New Delhi Pages: 136 p/b Year: 2013 ISBN: 9788175544994 Price in India: Rs. 195   Zia H Shah, MD   John Adair is ...

  • Two new books on India's state terrorism

    Both books amply demonstrate how government agencies fabricate stories to suit their political masters and using lies and deceit throw innocents into jails for years in horrible conditions.

  • Understanding the history of Muslim India

    M M Khan  Book: Islamic Civilization in South Asia: A History of Muslim Power and Presence in the Indian Subcontinent Author: Burjor Avari Publisher: Routledge, Abingdon Pages: 317, PB Year: 2013 Price: £26.99 ...

  • Tribute to Purnia’s Urdu poets

    Book: Urdu Shayeri Ke Irtaqa Mei’n Qadeem Purnia Ki Khidmaat (Old Purnia’s Contribution to Urdu Poetry’s Evolution) Author: Dr. Unsuri Badr Publisher: Noor Publications, New Delhi - 110002 Year: 2013 Pages: 296 h/c P...

  • Al-Biruni — the founder of Indology

    Muhammad Mujahid Syed INDIA (Kitabul Hind) by Al-Biruni is an abridged edition of the famous German scholar Edward C. Sachau’s (1845-1930) English translation edited with an introduction and notes by Qeyamuddin Ahmad and published by...

  • Qur’ani Lessons

    The Qur’ani Durus (part I, II), the latest Urdu book authored by Prof. Zafarul Islam Islahi of the Department of Islamic Studies, AMU, is a collection of articles earlier published under the column “Dars-i- Qur’an” in Ma...

  • Huge Paradigm Shift in Health System Envisaged

    Book: Qur’anic Paradigms of Sciences & Society” First Volume: Dynamic Paradigm of Health Author: Dr. Javed Jamil Year: 2014 Pages: 290 Publishers: Mission Publications, New Delhi Price: Rs 450 (India), US$18 (foreign) ...

  • Life and times of Syed Ahmad Shaheed

    Book: Sayyid Ahmad Shaheed -- Life, Mission and Contributions Author: Shah Ebadur Rahman Publisher: Academy of Islamic Research and Publication, Lucknow Year: not mentioned Pages: 258 Muhammad Alamullah Sayyid Ahmad Shahee...

  • Islamic view of domestic violence

    Book: Domestic Violence and the Islamic Tradition Author: Ayesha S. Chaudhry Publishers: Oxford University Press PAGES: 258, HB Year: 2013 Price: £34.99   Muhammad Mojlum Khan   Ayesha Chaud...

  • Islam and Codes of Tolerance

    Book: Codes der Toleranz Author: Hubertus Hoffmann Publisher: Verlag Herder, Germany Pages: 464 Year: 2014 ISBN: 978-3-451-33373-6 Price: Euro 24 A new book "Codes of Tolerance" by Dr. Hubertus Hoffmann, Founder and...

  • Index Islamicus in AMU Library

    A book titled ‘Index Islamicus’ recently purchased by AMU for its Maulana Azad Library and priced Rs 12 lakh is one of the costliest books in the world. This book contains, among other things, lists of all books of all important and...

  • Excavating Palestine’s “Hidden Histories”

    Book; Hidden Histories: Palestine and the Eastern Mediterranean Author: Basem Ra’ad Publisher: Pluto Press Pages: 288 Year: 2010 Price: $35 (p/b) ISBN-10: 074532830X ISBN-13: 978-0745328300    ...

  • Political history of Muslims of Muzaffarpur since 1857

    Book: Contesting Colonialism and Separatism: Muslims of Muzaffarpur Since 1857 Author: Mohammad Sajjad Publisher: Primus Books Year:  2014 Pages: xviii + 266 H/b ISBN: 978-93-84082-04-8 Price: Rs. 1,195   Kashif-ul-...

  • Poetry in the Service of Islam

    Poetry in the Service of Islam Asif Anwar Alig Book: Naghmaye Sarosh-A Farmer’s Poetry Author: Mohammad Hazim Hassan Publisher: Al-Huda Publications, New Delhi 110002, Pages: 230 Price: Rs 200 (paperback)  ...