1-15 December 2012


Table of Contents

Delhi court acquits terror-accused convicts (Mahtab Alam) 1

Execution of Kasab: expression of our frivolity (Sumit Paul) 1

Orwell’s 1984 is finally here... (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1

 

Issue / Opinion

Bohra: an Islamic sect reduced to a cult (Saifuddin Insaf) 2

End of an Era (Dr Sumit Paul) 2

 

National

Administration played a key role in Bhadarsa (NA Ansari) 3

Modi never expressed remorse:  Mansoori contradicts Sareshwala 3

White Paper on Terrorism: calling out readers & researchers  (Zafarul-Islam Khan, Editor, The Milli Gazette - edit@milligazette.com) 3

Syed Shahbuddin’s “open letter” to Modi 3

 

National

PIL on regulation of Indian inteligence agencies filed 4

Quarter of world’s pneumonia child deaths in India 4

1 million people will die due to diabetes in India: IDF 4

Riots turning U.P. into Gujarat: Misra 4

 

National

CPIM finally wakes up to the terror libel 5

Jawans are busy with VIP security (Aaliya Khan) 5

An open letter to Mr. Sanjeev Bhatt (Mushtaque Madni) 5

 

National

Bal Thackeray: ugly face of Identity politics (Ram Puniyani) 6 

People’s Hearing on Fabricated Cases 6

Anti-dowry law dilution suggested 6

Kill us but don’t deport us: Rohingyas  6

Three men acquitted of terror charges 6

Hindus fleeing Pakistan 6

 

National

Glowing tributes to B. Sheik Ali 7

Riots erupt again in Assam (NA Ansari) 7

Gujarat tops states in number of Muslim policemen 7

Madrasa topper refused and then granted U.S. visa 7

Mumbai court acquits three suspected SIMI activists 7

Vastanvi to open schools in UP 7

 

National

Our unsung and forgotten Vakai-nigars (G.D. Chandan) 8

Crucial to break India-Pak stalemate 8

 

National

My Name is Not Khan (Kaleem K) 9

Propaganda against Islam: 60,000 books published after WW II (NA Ansari) 9

 

National

Kashmir shuts down for Dr Qasim (Afsana Rashid) 10

Militants target panchayats (Afsana Rashid) 10

Hurriyat consult stakeholders (Afsana Rashid) 10

Children worst sufferers of militancy (Afsana Rashid) 10

UK withdraws negative advisory (Afsana Rashid) 10

India protests against the Israeli attacks on Gaza 10

 

Analysis

Muslims’ Literacy Rate (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 11

Babri Mark II simmering in Hyderabad 11

 

Men & Women In News

Javed Habib (NA Ansari) 12

Akhilesh Mithal (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 12

 

Special Report

SIO protests against illegal arrests of innocent youths and students (MG Correspondent) 13

Enough is Enough, Stop Arresting Innocent Youths 13

 

Community News

Suspicion over British scholar in Lucknow 14

AMU suspends 3 students for Sir Syed Day violence 14

Kerala govt finally decides to issue minority certificates 14

Books released at AMU 14

New girls hostel in Jamia Millia 14

Educational progress of Muslim children 14

Bal Thackeray’s personal and family doctor was a Muslim 14

SIT to challenge verdicts against Kodnani & Bajrangi 14

Passion for (786) 14

Urdu cannot progress unless taught in schools 14

Literature an effective means of teaching good manners and bringing about social reform (NA Ansari) 14

 

Community News

Bail to 14 in Azad Maidan violence case  15

Solution to Islamophobia possible through the Qur’an 15

Government and police’s illegal and inhuman activities condemned (NA Ansari) 15

Nine hundred illegal religious buildings on M.C.D. lands 15

Archana Chitnis in Lokayukt probe 15

MIM withdraws support to UPA, Kiran government 15

 

International

Letter to Barack Hussein Obama from Dr. Mahathir Mohamad 16

Israeli Dy PM: “We Must Blow Gaza Back to the Middle Ages”  16

US Think Tank: Israel's War Machine Threatens Middle East 16

Tougher days lie ahead of Israel: Majlis Speaker 16

Netanyahu requested ceasefire: Meshaal 16

 

International

Gaza - a perpetual victim of Israeli terror 17

Israeli aggression cost Gaza (US$ 1,245,000,000) 17

Israeli losses  17

Stop the violence against Rohingyas (S.M. Mohamed Idris)  17

 

International

Obama is Complicit in Israeli Terrorism (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 18

 

Books from Pharos Media, publishers of MG 19

 

Islamic Perspective

Muslim contribution to Science - i r) 20

 

Books

Book: Islam: Aatank Ya Aadarsh? (Hindi), Author: Swami Lakshmi Shankar Acharya, Publisher: Author, Bharat Janseva Prakashan, Sikrori (U.P.), Pages: 96, Price: Rs. 25, Year: 2010 (revised ed.) (AG Khan) 21

(1)  Qurani Maqalat (edited by Prof. Ishtiyaq Ahmad Zilli), (2)  Qurani Afkar-o Ta’limaat aur maujudah daur mein un ki Ma’nawiyat (authored by Prof. Zafarul Islam Islahi) 21

 

MG Classifieds 22

 

Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

AMU minority character (Prof. Shaista Bano) 23

Where is Mazharul Haque University? (S. Haque) 23

Mushrooming of Muslim outfits (Ghulam Muhammed) 23

Tazia juloos (Nazneen O. Saherwala) 23

Black money (G A Rahim) 23

Girl children (Mohammad.Azam) 23

Festival of light or pollution (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) 23

Social Media and Our Society (Md. Maroof Azam) 23

Is Islamic Banking issue election gimmick? (S. Haque) 23

Thackeray (Mukul Dube) 23

MG (Shakeel Ahmad Frank) 23

Secularism and BJP (Mohd. Azam) 23

Kejriwal's is people's voice (Dr  Mookhi Amir Ali) 23

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan (Shakeel Ahmad Frank) 23

Congratulation Razzaque Anwar (S. Haque) 23

Yes, accusations against Salman Khursheed are weighty (Faheemuddin) 23

Do not fool others (Dr AH Maqdoomi) 23

Saffronization of kid's brain (S. Haque) 23

Madhubani & Forbesganj police firing (S. Haque) 23

2 arrested after Facebook comment on Thackeray... (Azimuddin Mohiuddin) 23

 

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