1-15 May 2010

Table of Contents


UPA Govt routinely spies on Muslims (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Jamia graduates earn laurels 1

After EU’s tight slap, “Muslims” lick Modi’s feet (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 1

Cartoon MG/Yusuf 1


Issue / Opinion

Thoughts on Right to Education (Dr. Mahjabeen Neshat Anjum) 2

Mother in burqa, daughter in jeans 2

Census 2010 is important for Indian Muslims (Nafisul Hasan) 2



More Muslims get through Bihar Civil Service exam (Soroor Ahmed) 3

Muslims accused in Dhulia riots honourably acquitted 3

First Urdu book on Marketing, Management 3



RSS magazine for M.P. school kids (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 4

Hindutva and secularism are the same: Advani 4

All political parties ignored us: Brahmins 4

States spent only 20 percent of funds allocated for minorities by the Centre 4

Madrasa Commission scam 4

Make 2011 Census a success 4

Hindu terrorists wanted to eliminate RSS chief 4



Justice and Peace go hand in hand (Mushtaq ul Haq Ahmad Sikandar) 5

ABVP against AMU campus in Kishanganj 5

Bihar govt cuts grant of Urdu Academy 5

Al-Barakah can start functioning: High Court (T. Riyas Babu) 5



One-third of Indian Muslims below poverty line: survey (T. Riyas Babu) 6

Set up more schools, colleges (NA Ansari) 6

In the dubious battle on terror: Advani, Thackeray and Purohit (In the dubious battle on terror: Advani, Thackeray and Purohit) 6

Jalgaon “University of Terorism” (Mustafa Khan) 6



Afroz Alam Sahil - the RTI maverick (Pallavi Polanki) 7

245 militants killed in Kashmir in (2009) 7

Ambedkar Jayanti hijacked by Mayawati (S. R. Darapuri) 7

JIH Rajasthan Ameer and APCR Convenor meet jail authorities 7



Microfinance society launched (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 8

Ayodhya now has an all-religion temple (Pandit Yugal Kishore Sharan Shastri) 8

Pragya quarrels with her colleagues 8

Encounter with Truth 8



Reaping the Harvest of Hate (Ram Puniyani) 9

Media is under the control of Intelligence agencies: Pancholi (NA Ansari) 9

What is the Killer Powder? (Mustafa Khan) 9

Mushawarat to Govt: don’t play games (Syed Shahabuddin) 9



Rights violations rampant in Gujarat: EU delegation (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Gujarat govt. cries in SC (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Singhal threatenes Muslims (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Modi at the feet of RSS Chief (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Gov. slaps Modi govt, returns bill (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Swarnim Gujarat: squandering money (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10


Human Rights / Terrorism

Lajpat Nagar blast verdict: gallows for three 11

Gujarat has 25 custodial deaths in a year 11

Four policemen arrested for custodial death 11

Malegaon blasts and the structural flaws in intelligence gathering (Mustafa Khan) 11



Other Dimensions of Women Reservation Bill (Syed Shahabuddin) 12

Fact-finding report on Hyderabad riot- (I) 12



Narendra Modi: Travails of Travel Abroad (Ram Puniyani) 13

Modi continues to be persona non grata for Europe (T. Riyas Babu) 13

The price of resistance (Niloufer Bhagwat) 13



Gujarat evacuees’ message for Modi (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 14

Did Ambedkar pitch for beef ban? (NM Sampathkumar Iyangar) 14


Jammu & Kashmir

Dateline Srinagar: Afsana Rashid 15

60,000 denied passports in Valley 15

Pandits return to the Valley 15

Army kills beggar, brands him “militant” 15

Strike over boy killed in Sopore 15

Mirwaiz calls for foreign mediation 15

Mufti makes demands 15



Dr. Asrar Ahmad 16

Shahar Qazi of Bhopal (Manzar Imam) 16


Special Reports

TN Dalit leader felicitated 17

MJ Akbar on Sir Syed 17

Cartoon M/G Yusuf 17


Community News

Railway station named after Tipu Sultan 18

Students of UP Madrasa Board eligible to admission 18

Maharashtra Govt. of double standards: Abu Asim 18

Essay competition to promote peaceful coexistence 18

Polygamy less prevalent among Indian Muslims 18

AMU among 20 top universities of India 18

Steps to make communal violence bill more relevant 18

There was no Mandir in Ayodhya before 19th century 18


Community News

AMU centres for the least developed 19

All party meeting to consider Mishra Commission report 19

Urdu Academy: Old guards resents new chairman 19

Mumbai Uni’s language workshop to promote Arabic 19

J&K: students demand return of striking teachers 19

Hajis taken for a ride - Haj subsidy a mere eye wash 19

Petition against Haj subsidy 19

Muslim industrialists to meet in Washington 19

Sir Sayed Forum’s health camp in Kumbh Mela 19

New course introduced in AMU 19

Marathi translation of Qur’an popular at Marathi Sammelan (T. Riyas Babu) 19


Community News

Zakat Foundation’s Haj Fund 20

Seminar on developing leadership in Islam 20

J&K rape cases: govt. figures vary from (0 to 53) 20

Plea to expedite interest-free Islamic banking 20

West Bengal: no change in CPIM thinking (Zaidul Haque) 20

Campus Front of India releasess Career Guidance Book 20


Community News

Stone pelting is un-Islamic 21

Secular crowd pushes for women reservation sans quota 21

Left-Islamist activists making Modi a villain: RSS 21

Wajahat a trusted man in Delhi, not in J&K 21

Right to Education — Yes, Land to School — No 21

America’s microscholarships benefit Muslim children 21



We’re living in a Kleptocracy: fears of Socialism and Fascism (William Astore) 22

Iranian girls not allowed to participate in Youth Olympics because of scarf 22

Afghanistan: U.S. military confidence sinks 22

The Cowboy President (Yvonne Ridley) 22



Islamophobia – now in American children’s textbooks (Abdus Sattar Ghazali) 23

Wikileaks reveals video showing US air crew shooting down Iraqi civilians 23



Target practice on Mosques confirms this is a war on Islam (Arshi Khan) 24



Stage Being Set For “Dirty Bomb” False Flag (Gordon Duff) 25



US Human Rights abuses: China shows the mirror (Stephen Lendman) 26

Jamia confers D.Litt on Saudi prince 26



Manufacturing “Terrorists”: (T)errors of “War on Terror” (Mahtab Alam) 27


Islamic Perspectives

The Economics of Hijab — i (Dr Javed Jamil) 28

Perfect Wisdom (Ibn Al-Qayyim Al-Jauziyah) 28


MG Classifieds 29


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

MG (Dr Abdulhakim Shaikh) 30

The real face of Terrorism in India (Hasibor Rahman) 30

Namaz on roads (Syed Zafar Mahmood) 30

Fatwa for the safety of doctors (Hameed Peerzada) 30

Fatwa every now and then (Dr Mookhi Amir Ali) 30

Indian money league (Farzana Z Khan) 30

Headley issue is beyond Chidambaram & Krishna (Hem Raj Jain) 30

Death sentence for adulterators (Mushtaque MadniObaidur Rahman Nadwi) 30

Maoist violence less ominous than the violence of Sangh (Tanweer Alam) 30

Dr. Ambedkar’s assurance to Muslims (G. Hasnain Kaif) 30

Bhagalpur riots and justice (S. Haque) 30

Compulsory voting bill returned to Modi government (Madhu Agarwal) 30

Indian Politics (Shafaque Alam) 30

Sharad Pawar calls for Muslim quota in public housing (Ghulam Muhammed) 30


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

Semifinal between Modi and Tharoor (Muhammad Ziyaullah Khan, Nazneen O. Saherwala) 31

Khap Panchayats (Abdul Hameed Maqdoomi) 31

Nitin Gadkari’s myopic views (Dr. Abdul Hameed Maqdoomi) 31

Quota within quota (Farzana Nigar) 31

Fake preachers of spirituality (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) 31

Stage sharing with Modi not so pleasant (Shafaque Alam) 31

India and SAARC (Hem Raj Jain) 31

Indo-Pak relationship (Mohammed Sadullah Khan) 31

Media and Islam (Abdul Hameed Maqdoomi) 31

Naxal terror growing rapidly (Mushtaque Madni) 31

Any luck for India in Afghanistan quagmire? (Ghulam Muhammed) 31

West and the Muslim World (Ghulam Mohiyuddin) 31

Deceiving for destruction (Mohammed Sadullah Khan) 31



Al-Ameen Residential Schools & College 2


Zanzibar University (Tanzania) requires Lecturer in economics 3

Idafa Investments Pvt. Ltd. 3


Kaleem Kawaja 6


Kanti Weekly / Kanti Monthly 20


Taarikh Tadween Sunnat (Islamic Studies Research Academy) 21


Voice of Kashmir 24


Idarah Al-Hasanaat (Rampur) 25


Free Online Health Consultation 29

India’s first and only Science 29

Urdu Book Review 29


Insani Yardimi Vakifi 32