1-15 April 2014

Table of Contents

Muslim Brotherhood is not terrorist (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1


Issue / Opinion

Whom to vote for: Muslim dilemma  (Javed Jamil) 2

Is Mumbra forever condemned?   (Sumit Paul) 2

    How can Jains be a minority community?  (Sumit Paul) 2

Hindu godmen promoting BJP (Sumit Paul) 2



Mushawarat condemns threats to Paracha  3

Rights body condemns death threats to Adv. Paracha 3

Burmese refugees in Delhi (Nadim Ahmad) 3



Book leaders making hate speeches: SC   4

One million kids suffer from TB annually: Study   4

Equal Opportunity Commission not welcomed by Sachar Committee member   (N. A. Ansari) 4

Plan to develop and beautify Ajmer Sharif Dargah   (N. A. Ansari) 4

BMP to field Himayat Baig from Aurangabad   4



BJP’s “love” for minorities unmasked, no Muslim gets ticket in UP  (Abdul Bari Masoud)    5

AP, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka top Christian persecution  5

Mushawarat condemns Mumbra Police Action 5



Gandhi Murder and Role of RSS: Debate Continues    (Ram Puniyani) 6 

Ek Vaada Mubarak Begum Se: A Promise To Mubarak Begum   (Sumit Paul) 6



AAP’s Senior Muslim Leaders are Two Women  (Kaleem Kawaja) 7

Talaq & its Prior Conditions  7

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 7



Muslim leaders angry at silence of govt over threats to Mahmood Paracha   8

Mushawarat letter to Union Home Minister  8

The 32nd Conference of All India Jamiat Ahle Hadees  8

Reservation to Jats is because of anti-Muslim policy of Congress 8



Roguery under the rogue: Gujarat under Modi     (Mustafa Khan) 9 

Wages of Hate – still time for Advani to repent (iosworld.org) 9



A Crimea fires the imagination of Kashmiris            (Afsana Rashid) 10

Election activity and boycott calls     (Afsana Rashid) 10

Shutdown over killing of youth (Afsana Rashid) 10

Okhla youth arrested, released amid high drama  10



BJP Chasing a Mirage (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 11

The real story behind the corruption charges against activist Teesta Setalvad 11


Men & Women In News

Remembering Khushwant Singh  (Sumit Paul) 12


Special Report

Mushrif’s 26/11 Probe released in Chennai (By MG Corresspondent) 13

Maulana Ahmad Ali Qasmi remembered  13

AMU alumni body felicitates students 13

Chiefs of NCM & Delhi MC, Prof. Akhtarul Wasey honoured  13


Community News

A new song for CRPF by Javed Akhtar            14

Rs 80 lakhs contribution raised for hospital within half hour     14

Music director Shankar Raja reverts to Islam                   14

Rs 24 per head per annum: what a grand “vikas”!                       14

K D Khan Chief Information Commissioner                           14

Al Falah educational institution to become a university now                             14

Maulana Vastanvi wants girls hostels built                         14

Rs 31 crore gift to Jamia Hamdard from Saudi government                    (N. A. Ansari) 14

3500 model schools to be opened in the country              14

Agreement between Muslims and Dalits to maintain peace            14

UP to pay Rs 2 lakh to riot victim families of dead children 14

“Abhinav Bharat was complicit in Mumbai terrorist attack” 14

New political party ‘HUM’ launched 14

Maulana Azad Education Foundation is deceptive: Azam Khan 14


Community News

NSUI’s big victory over ABVP in Gujarat                     15

New schemes of Azad Health Scheme and Nalanda Project                  15

Indian prisoners in Saudi jails to be transferred to Indian jails                         15

11th class student develops mobile app                        15

AMU Bridge Course for madrasa graduates                       15

A graveyard for the people of Indralok     15

Restriction on opening of Urdu medium schools in UP should be removed   (N. A. Ansar) 15



Hamas and the Return of the “Straying Son”   (Dr. Mohsen Mohammad Saleh) 16



Both Jews and Muslims Deserve Apology and Correction of Historical Wrongs   (Faisal Kutty ) 17



A glance at the state of world Muslims 18


Books from Pharos Media, publishers of MG 19


Islamic Perspective

On Religious Tolerance   20

The Abandoned Role of Masjid 20



A Review of Paul Craig Roberts’ The Failure of Laissez Faire  Capitalism (ISBN: 978-0-9860362-5-5, $18.95  192 pp.  2013) (Gary Corseri) 21


MG Classifieds 22


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

MG (S A T Rizvi) 23

Characterless judiciary cannot deliver justice  (S. Haque ) 23

Kejriwal at Banaras      (Dr AH Maqdoomi) 23

BJP factional fights    (Wakeel Ahmad) 23

Where is the sporting spirit?   (Sultan A. Patel) 23

Elections   (Dr. J. S. Bandukwala) 23

History puts seal on RSS bomb blast connection (S. Haque) 23

Kashmiri students in Meerut university   (Farooq Abdul Gaffar Bawani) 23

Media avoids Muslims issues     (S. Haque) 23

Imbalanced sex ratio  (Mohd Zeyaullah Khan) 23

Vote issue of Muzaffarnagar Victims    (Md Aasim) 23

Rogue party  (Wakeel Ahmad) 23

BJP and Muslims  (K. V. Abdurrahman) 23

Allow Muslims to live peacefully    (Raj Mohan) 23

Anti-Sikh riot-closed cases will be opened (S. Haque) 23

Saudi show of Islam (S. Akhtar) 23



Charity Alliance (Registered trust, Zakat India) 17

Idarah Al-Hasanaat (Rampur) 17


Qur’an – A verse a day 22

The Shining Goal 22

Kaanti (Weekly and Monthly) 22

Taarikh Tadween Sunnat – Islamic Studies Academy (Pvt.) Ltd. 22

Urdu Book Review 22

India’s first and only Scientific and Informative Urdu Magazine 22


Al-Ameen Residential Primary School & High School 24

With best compliments from Kaleem Kawaja (Washington DC) 24