1-15 July 2012

Table of Contents

IB’s communal mindset exposed (Shahnawaz Alam, & Rajiv Yadav) 1

ATS trying to implicate poor teacher (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1


Issue / Opinion

Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb’s Reign (Habib Siddiqui) 2

Swamy on Chidambaram’s role in Hashimpura & Maliana (Ghulam Muhammed) 2



Bajrang Dal organises arms training camp in Delhi 3

AIMMM demands action 3

J&K minister abuses surgeon, makes fun of his beard and dress 3 

Pune Muslims Demand probe in Qateel’s Murder 3



7,563 rapes in ten years in Jharkhand 4

4,611 custodial deaths within 3 years 4

187,000 suicides in (2010) 4

“Intelligence agencies and ATS are real terrorists” (Shahnawaz Alam & Rajiv Yadav) 4

The carrot of Sachar Report vis-à-vis two surveys (AG Khan) 4



India failed on its commitments to UN on human rights (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 5

“Lack of action root cause of injustice”: Harshikaa Udasi 5

Babri Masjid Demolition Case (Crime No. 198/1992) (Haider Abbas) 5



Targeting innocents: State and human rights of minorities (Ram Puniyani) 6

Govt should stop arrests of innocents: WPI (NA Ansari) 6

Galloping to a Police State 6



The Terror of Law: UAPA and the Myth of National Security (Preeti Chauhan, Paramjeet Singh) 7

UAPA going the TADA, POTA way? (Editorial - The Statesman 19 June 2012) 7



An open letter to RSS Sarsanghchalak (Prof. Shamsul Islam) 8



India’s human rights obligation – a case study (Amit Singh) 9



Police declines to give info on encounters (Afsana Rashid) 10

AFPSA to stay (Afsana Rashid) 10

Confirm Andarabi killer’s death: court (Afsana Rashid) 10

Panchayat members resign en masse (Afsana Rashid) 10

“Only 200 militants active”: J&K Police chief 10

Nimesh Commission in its last stages 10

“No jail to innocent Muslim youths”: Home Secy 10

Ahle Hadees leaders re-elected 10

Hindutva terrorist surrenders 10

Over a hundred political prisoners in U.P. jails 10

744 Kashmiris under arrest 10



Has UPA Really Helped Muslims? (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 11

A Nice Idea Fraught With Deadly Risks (Zeyaul Haque) 11


Men & Women In News

State terrorists on the prowl 12

Nawab Gulam Ahamed Kalami 12


Special Report

AMP holds two-day convention 13

Dakshina Kannada police betrays their saffron colour 13

Au Revoir, Mehdi Hassan (Dr. Sumit S. Paul) 13

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 13


Community News

Muslims share in govt jobs growing 14

Archiving practiced in India since the Mughal era 14

18 percent Muslim police officers to be appointed in U.P. 14

Fear prevails in Fazilpur village after demolition of mosque (Zafaruddin Ilyasi) 14

Orphans stage colourful cultural show 14

Muslim girl triumphs over hurdles 14

Rs. 25 crore budget for the Urdu, Arabic & Persian Uni 14

Swamy wants PC role probed in massacre 14

Missionaries destroying Kashmiri culture in J&K: Geelani 14


Community News

Demand to probe arrest of Abul Bashar 15

Mushawarat starts a public lecture series 15

Haj management discussed, govt rejects proposals 15

Samajwadi leaders in Shibli Academy Azamgarh (Salman Sultan) 15

Police arrest protesters outside Home Minister home 15

Modi magic (AG Khan) 15

Jamaat-e Islami Mumbai office raided, enquiry ordered (NA Ansari) 15



Freedom for the Syrians - is it inevitable? (Yamin Zakaria) 16

Muslim Brotherhood's Mursi declared Egypt president 16

Toddler on no-fly list hauled off plane in US 16

Israel stripped nearly 250,000 Palestinians of residency 16

Jamaat-e-Islami Congratulates Muslim Brotherhood on Success in Egypt Election 16

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 16



The Top Ten Lies that Recur in the Mainstream Media  17



The Egyptian Spring is wilting under greedy Generals? (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 18

Weiss: Zionism has created ‘rivers of blood’ 18

In Norway, 38% believe Israel treats Palestinians like how Nazis treated Jews  18


Books from Pharos Media, publishers of MG 19


Islamic Perspective

Time to rededicate to Qur’anic values (Asghar Ali Engineer) 20

Importance of Jesus in Islam (Wajahat Husain) 20



Justification of Partition in Books & Educational Syllabi Breeds Hatred and Terrorism  21

An insight into the malaise prevalent in Church system 21


MG Classifieds 22


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

What troubles politicians? (S. A. Akhtar) 23

Fasih Mahmood (Mukul Dube) 23

Saudi authorities mum on Fasih Mahmood, SC told (Rafiuddin Farooqui) 23

Modus operandi of security agencies (S. Haque) 23

The New GOC 15 Corps in Kashmir (Syed Adfar Rashid Shah) 23

Muslim fall prey of politics (S. Haque) 23

Equal sharers in struggle (Shakeel Ahmad Frank) 23

Muslims and the media (G. Hasnain Kaif) 23

Female inferiority complex regrettable (S.A.U. Patel) 23

Muslims endeavour in wanton things (S. Haque) 23

Where is Islam? (S. Akhtar U. Patel) 23

Article 370 (Nasim Ahmad) 23

Indian bureaucracy (Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai) 23

Beware of American imperialism (G. Hasnain Kaif) 23

Muslims in jails (Syed Sultan Mohiddin, Zuber Ahmed Khan) 23

Materialism and spirituality (Dr. A. H. Maqdoomi) 23

Malnourished children (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) 23



Idarah Al-Hasanaat (Rampur) 17


Qur’an – A verse a day 22


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

Kaanti (Weekly and Monthly) 22

Urdu Book Review 22

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


Enlightens Allah’s Message – www.mostmerciful.com 24

With best compliments from Kaleem Kawaja (Washington DC) 24

Foodsmiths 24

Islamic Book Store 24