1-15 February 2013


Table of Contents

Dhule Riots: How a petty squabble led to “Kargilli Firing” (Feroze Mithiborwala) 1

UPA wakes up to saffron terror, eight years too late (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1

 

Issue / Opinion

Urdu language (Dr. Hashim Kidwai Ex-M.P.) 2

Rape, Law and the Middle Class 2

 

National

Home Minister exposes Saffron Terror (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 3

Have evidence of RSS’ involvement in terror attacks: Union Home Secretary (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 3

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

Joint Public Statement on Hindutva Terror 3

 

National

Abducted children sold, sacrificed 4

Hindutva terror: one nabbed 4

Petition for Sanathan Sanstha ban 4

Explosives sold in open market 4

Indira assassins honouring 4

Separate Acts for Sikhs 4

K’taka Gov condemns opposition to Tipu Uni 4

'Right-wing cadre used RSS offices to plan terror attacks' 4

In pursuit of saffron terror, NIA digs out blasts evidence in Indore 4

NIA arrests one more, digs out blast evidence (AG Khan) 4

Samandar’s criminal past surfaces (AG Khan) 4

Arnab Goswami, cannot stand “No” 4

 

National

Muslim properties worth crores looted, gutted in Dhulia (NA Ansari) 5

Sectarian riot in Lucknow (NA Ansari) 5

India violates human rights (Aaliya Khan) 5

Challenges to Common Heritage (Aaliya Khan) 5

India tops world list in data request: Google 5

Muslims in the Padma list 5

 

National

Rising Shadow of Trident: Modi’s Victory in Gujarat (Ram Puniyani) 6 

Dy. Tehsildar on Dhule riot duty finds son shot dead by cops 6

 

National

Verma Panel endorses Market-sponsored Feminism (Javed Jamil) 7

An People’s Servant in khaki (Salman Sultan) 7

 

National

Fact-Finding Report on Dhule riot 8 

 

National

The role of media in Akot communal riots (Sharad Jaiswal& Amir Ali Ajani) 9

NIA reconstructs 2006 blasts (Aaliya Khan) 9

 

National

More unmarked graves discovered in the Valley (Afsana Rashid) 10

Tension on the LoC (Afsana Rashid) 10

Refugees still suffer in J&K 10

Gunmen kill sarpanch (Afsana Rashid) 10

Preparations for 2014 elections    (Afsana Rashid) 10

In Barelvi-Deobandi tussle, elderly woman denied burial (By Our Own Correspondent) 10

 

Analysis

Rahul’s Political Future: A Challenge For Sonia? (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 11

RSS Mission 2014 (AG Khan) 11

Jingoistic TV anchors building war hysteria no less condemnable (Shubhra Sharma) 11

Draconian IT Act in need of amendment (Aaliya Khan) 11

 

Men & Women In News

Muhammad Rafi & Madan Mohan: Two forgotten greats (Sumit Paul) 12

 

Special Report

WPI Holds Press Conference on Saffron Terror 13

Poor rendered shelterless in Bangalore (More information contact Imtiyaj Kaji - imtiyaj.kaji@gmail.com) 13

 

Community News

Lecture on Qur’an and Climate 14

Sagar Navasarvi expired   14

Karnataka refuses Muslim university  14

A rare gesture of communal harmony  14

Most of poor Muslims in four states  14

Station Superintendent victim of bias of his seniors (NA Ansari) 14

Delhi Minority Commission tops in service to minorities 14

Jamia Millia’s Urdu Department to translate Tagore’s works  14

Headmasters suspended for indifference to minority wards  14

Seminar on Empowerment of Women 14

 

Community News

Nat’l workshop of Muslim NGOs 15

Interest-free banking system in Rampur    15

Muslims running community kitchen in Mahakumbh mela   15

Haj forms to be available from (February 6) 15

As per Raj. Madrasa Board, Jamate Islami equal to RSS  15

S.C. directs SIT to withhold clean chit to Modi   15

75 riot accused set free (AG Khan) 15

Shahla Masood case: more twists  15

Compulsory Urdu in Chishti University appreciated  15

Govt land allotted for graveyard in Dwarka  15

Cost of J&K rail link project now six times higher  15

Camels “rescued” in Delhi 15

National Minorities Commission to be given statutory status (NA Ansari) 15

 

International

When did India become part of Israel’s stable? (Dr. Paul Larudee) 16

Seven Brilliant Insights from Noam Chomsky on American Empire (Laura Gottesdiener) 16

 

International

The myth of the murderous Muslim - ii (Haroon Moghul) 17

Jamal Kanj: Obama and the Jewish Lobby (Jamal Kanj) 17

 

International

War on Terror or Neo French Imperialism? (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 18

Envoy: 100,000 more could die in Syria 18

 

Books from Pharos Media, publishers of MG 19

 

Islamic Perspective

Immodesty: The Root Cause of  Evils (Obaidur Rahman Nadwi) 20

After enlightenment, religious leader says Islam is an ideal religion (NA Ansari) 20

 

Books

Book: Hayat-e Rahmani: Maulana Minnatullah Rahmani ki Zindagi ka Ilmi aur Tarikhi Mutala’a (The Life of Rahmani: A Study of Maulana Minatullah Rahmani’s Scholarly and Historical Legacy), Author: Shah Imran Hasan, Publisher: Rahbar Book Service, New Delhi, Year of Publication: 2012, Pages: 240, Price: Rs 140 (Mushtaq Ul Haq Ahmad Sikander) 21

Book: No Exit, Author: Areeba Nasir, Pages: 178, Price: Rs 140, Publisher: Pigeon Books, New Delhi (Areeba Nasir’s debut novel grapples with the difficulties of being a Kashmiri Muslim, writes Mohammad Zeyaul Haque.) 21

 

MG Classifieds 22

 

Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

MG (Huneef Sof) 23

Umarji (Syed Sultan Mohiddin) 23

Owaisi (Jowher) 23

Shinde’s arrow hit on the target  (Maqdoomi) 23

A page for women  (B. Riyaz Ahmed) 23

Congress for Modi (Dr. S. K.A.) 23

Rahul Gandhi (V.M. Khaleelur Rahman) 23

Let us pledge on Republic Day (G. Hasnain Kaif) 23

Kamal Haasan movie  (Kaleem Kawaja) 23

Muslim elected woman assaulted for sitting on chair (S. Haque) 23

Criminal negligence of P.W.D and Delhi civic bodies (Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai) 23

Secularism too polluted to do justice to Muslims (S. Haque) 23

Muslims representation in security department (S. Haque) 23

Is Mali becoming another Iraq?  (pamohamedameen) 23

Must India adopt Sharia Law? (Faheemuddin) 23

Crime (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) 23

Misleading government (Jagdip H. Vaishnav) 23

Inferiority complex in women (Sultan A. Patel) 23

Shabash Rizwana (S. Haque) 23

State of Palestine is a Propaganda (Kodimirpal) 23

 

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