1-15 May 2013


Table of Contents

Mulayam out to woo Muslim religious heads (Mohammad Shahid)1

Muslims and Congress (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1

 

Issue / Opinion

Terrorism in India: Introspect before things go out of hand 2

No Muslim Lyricists Worth Mentioning? (Sumit Paul) 2

 

National

Lt. Gen. appoints Maj. Gen. in AMU 3

UP govt is clueless on Nimesh report  3

White Paper on Terrorism 3

Rights activists meet Mirwaiz  

 

National

Corruption rampant under BJP  4

Swine flu in Gujarat irks HC  4

No “Rama” in BJP state   4

RSS to go to UN for Hindus’  4

Arrested for spying for Pakistan   4

Terror victim released honorably (N. A. Ansari) 4

Govt not interested in the educational progress of Muslims (N. A. Ansari) 4

Is Modi responsible for the death of farmers of Gujarat? (N. A. Ansari) 4

Shamshad Begum falls silent (N. A. Ansari) 4

 

National

Book on Kashmir’s Mandela, Dr. Qasim Faktoo released 5

Statement issued by the Committee for The Release of Political Prisoners 5

 

National

Whither Annihilation of Caste? (Ram Puniyani) 6 

Kill merchants of Sex before killing the rapists  (Javed Jamil) 6

48,338 child rape cases from 2001 to 2011 6

RSS Mission 2014 (AG Khan) 6

 

National

“Let 99 Muslims be hanged to death rather than a Hindu be accused of terrorism” (Mustafa Khan) 7

 

National

They forced me to take seven narco tests and one brain mapping test (Asif Khan Bashir Khan) 8-9 

 

National

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National

Spurious drugs scandal rocks the Valley           (Afsana Rashid) 10

Concern over missionary activities    (Afsana Rashid) 10

Guru family to approach apex court (Afsana Rashid) 10

Shah case: NIA team visits Valley (Afsana Rashid) 10

Merger of all factions of the Momin Conference     (N. A. Ansari) 10

Legal cell in Pune N. A. Ansari) 10

 

Analysis

Bihari Identity Assumes A New Importance! (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 11

Demographic Dividend and the Indian Muslims - i (Aariz Mohammed) 11

 

Men & Women In News

JUSTICE SAMDANI 12

JUSTICE CHANDRU  12

 

Special Report

Book on Syed Shahabuddin released 13

Arabic spreading rapidly in non-Arab nations 13

New Urdu daily from Delhi 13

 

Community News

Seminar on education at Sikar (Ashafaque Kayamkhani) 14

Works of Qazi Abdus Sattar being translated    14

One year extension for VC of Chishti University    14

NCM’s legal cell deserted      14

More than 15 lakh people of Ansari fraternity in Delhi     14

Hindu temple: Muslim women as deity   14

Progressive journalist embraces Islam  14

Maximum number of Muslims in U.P. jails  14

Legal notice to vacate Waqf properties from illegal occupants   14

Eager to be crown witness: Ishrat encounter case   (A. G. Khan) 14

Award to Food Craft Institute for good services   14

Part of Mukesh Ambani’s mansion demolished 14

Self immolation in Gujarat claims three lives 14

More than 2200 Delhi schools on the verge of closure, get new lease of life (N. A. Ansari) 14

 

Community News

Saudi Uni to promote education in Muslim populated areas   15

‘Pilgrimage’ project under attack        15

Pragya Thakur suffers brain stroke        15

NIA team visits Bagli again    15

‘Love Jihad’ in reverse       15

Madrasa management complain of corruption  15

Water politics’ in Gujarat  15

36 police, BMC officials suspended for graft     (N. A. Ansari) 15

Lady magistrate ordered to pay Rs one lakh as compensation   15

26/11 Mumbai Case : Call logs fudged?   15

Bajrangi says he was used as a ‘tool’  15

Sohrabuddin’s brother wants CBI to probe CMO role 15

Over 61 Million Children ‘Stunted’ in India 15

 

International

Terrorism and Other Religions  16

The Treason of the Intellectuals 16

 

International

Chechen Terrorists and the Neocons 17 

"Stopped at U.S. airports because of my surname" 17

 

International

Bangladesh is heading towards a dangerous destination  18

“Stop harassing Srilanka Muslims”  18

 

Books from Pharos Media, publishers of MG 19

 

Islamic Perspective

Why Do Westerners Convert to Islam?  20

 

Books

Book: Jewish Terrorism in Israel, Authors: Ami Pedahzur and Arie Perliger, Publishers: Columbia University Press, Year: 2009, Pages: 243 pages/p/b, ISBN: 978-0-231-15447-5, Parice: US$14.75 21

Book: Ayodhya: The Dark Night (The Secret History of Rama’s Appearance in Babri Masjid), Publisher: HarperCollins (2012), Author: Krishna Jha, Dhirendra K. Jha, Pages: 192. Price: Rs 499  21

 

MG Classifieds 22

 

Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

MG (Dr. M. P. Abubacker) 23

Who would solve the problem? (S. Haque) 23

Qazi's Courts or Sharai Courts (Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai) 23

False and baseless allegation about G. I. O.  (G. Hasnain Kaif) 23

How to relax and meditate  (Nazneen O. Saherwala) 23

Manmohan Singh fails to impress (Dr A H Maqdoomi) 23

Tipu Sultan (Abdul Shakoor) 23

Lucknow and Urdu (Mohammad Shahid Khan) 23

Muslims and Congress party  (Dr AH Maqdoomi) 23

Gujarat riots victims (Zuber Ahmed Khan) 23

Obituary of a winner of three consecutive elections (Dr AR Mookhi) 23

Hinduism is not a religion (Mohammad Azam) 23

US and terrorism (Ghulam Muhammed) 23

A cop is a cop ----  (Sankara Narayanan) 23

Ego of Muslim leaders mortgaged to parties (S. Haque) 23

Suspension of AMUSU President Shahzad Alam (Dr. Mustafa Kamal Sherwani) 23

 

85 more families need urgent help 24

 

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Urdu Book Review 22

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Foodsmiths  24

Publications of Dr. M. I. H. Farooqi 24

With best compliments from Kaleem Kawaja (Washington DC) 24