1-15 May 2014

Table of Contents

How will life be under Modi? (Firdaus Ahmed) 1

More Muslims acquitted in false terror cases (N. A. Ansari) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1


Issue / Opinion

SC judgment on eunuchs is good but let castration not become destiny!  (Dr Javed Jamill) 2

Gulzar: Adabi sariqa par Dada Sahab Phalke Award!    (Sumit Paul) 2

Is it possible to ignore Aam Aadmi Party? (Kaleem Kawaja) 2



Police complicit in communal riots: Habibullah  3

Muslim soldiers were behind our victory in Kargil war  3



More than 8000 new-borns died in five years in Patna Medical College   4

“Progress” in Gujarat: Sixty thousand small industries closed down in 10 years   4

Shiite Muslim cleric reaffirms praise for Rajnath Singh, calls Congress communal   4

Mushawarat criticises EC’s double-standards    4

Muslim students served food last, says rights group   4

Modi critics to move to Pakistan post-elections: BJP 4

BJP mob instigates violence in Mallipattinam (Haja Mohideen 4

No Urdu-medium schools in a population of 3 lakh Muslims (N. A. Ansari) 4



Supreme court ruling compelled Modi to acknowledge wife after four elections of denial      (thecitizen3.bmobilized.com) 5

Evict Muslims from Hindu areas: Pravin Togadia   5

Six Questions For Narendra Modi (Prof. Shamsul Islam) 5



Beef, Pink Revolution and identity (Ram Puniyani) 6

Maulvis out to scatter Muslim votes (Manzar Mehdi, Zafar Alam Khan) 6



New political outfits fail to unite  (Sidhique Kappan) 7

20 Hard Facts about Gujarat that #PHEKU wants to hide from you  (More about "Sach Ka Safar" on www.facebook.com/SachKaSafar2014


"Sach Ka Safar" Volunteer Form: tinyurl.com/SachKaSafar) 7

Cattle trader killed as a “Naxal”  (Mudassir Ahmad) 7

Slaughtering Animals for Food (M.R. Shamshad) 7



Innocents continue to be falsely charged in terror cases   (Mustafa Khan  ) 8

The Hindu bans non-veg food in its canteen & dining halls  8

Is a majority of India non-veg? 8

The Vegetarian Snobbery of Hindus (Dr. Sumit Paul) 8



Whither Community Profiling?     (Subhash Gatade) 9 

Election ritual in a nation lacking rule of law!  9



All-round attack against BJP stand on Article 370            (Afsana Rashid) 10

Geelani’s claim aboaut BJP overtures     (Afsana Rashid) 10

Govt rejects to renew lease to army (Afsana Rashid) 10

Cat Out of the Bag  (Sumit Paul) 10



Indian Christians & 2014 Polls! (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 11

Gujarat in the light of the CAG report  (Atul Sood and Kalaiyarasan A) 11


Men & Women In News

Was Muhammad Rafi marginalised by a Hindi lobby?  (Dr Sumit Paul) 12

Ghalib went unnoticed on his 145th death anniversary (Dr Sumit Paul) 12


Special Report

Masjid Aqsa conference in Delhi  13

HWF gives scholarships in West Bengal  (For more information on HWF activities visit www.vision2016.org.in / www.hwfnews.blogspot.com) 13

Hazrat Bismillah Shah Hospital  13


Community News

Tablighi Jamaat under close watch!            14

CBSE and R. K. Mission are planning value-based education       14

UP govt to grant reservation to Muslims on Kerala model                       14

HC directs to hear case against Hemant Karkare & team                         14

Minorities to have separate engineering test in W. Bengal                            14

Services and sacrifices of Muslims in the freedom movement deliberately ignored   (N. A. Ansari) 14

Maya Kodnani administered shock therapy                            14

Blinded by love, Saira marries blind Rajendra                    14

Police brutality renders Akram Shah handicapped               14

Joint water project of UAE and Human Welfare Trust             14

No fatwa issued against Shazia Ilmi: Mufti Ehsaan Qasmi 14

Properties of Assamese Muslims burnt (Report and photo by Asif Hussain, Tezpur) 14


Community News

Rahmani eye testing camp                       15

Safa Trust hands over 22 houses to riot-hit families                     15

BJP-MLA, 50 others accused in Gujarat 2002 riots acquitted                           15

Urdu to be taught now in Assam’s government madrasas                          15

In search of a place in Guinness Book                       15

More than 9 thousand appear for Rahmani 30 IIT entrance test        15

Innocent Kashmiri student under imprisonment for 7 years      15

Some provisions of Shari’a law included in British legal system   15

Deoband starts course in Islamic banking (N. A. Ansari) 15



Does Boko Haram advocate Islam? (Adnan Oktar (aka Harun Yahya)) 16



Bengalization of ethnic Rohingya Muslims   (Rakibul Hasan) 17

Persecution of Muslim Brotherhood is illegal and undemocratic: Mushawarat 17



The Battle for Civilian Supremacy is on in Pakistan (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 18


Books from Pharos Media, publishers of MG 19


Islamic Perspective

Five words that changed my life  (Mustafa Davis ) 20



Book: INDIA: Political Villainy, UPA’s Fall, AAP’s Surge, Author: P. Radhakrishnan, Publisher: Y S Books International, New Delhi, ysbooks.international@gmail.com, Year: 2014, Pages: 202, Price: Rs. 495, ISBN-13: 9789383793150  21


MG Classifieds 22


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

Why Modi Is Projected by Bhagwa Grouping (Prof. Shamim Ahmad) 23

Demonizing Indian Muslims  (Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai ) 23

Jihad against dowry - Ulama must start      (S. Haque) 23

Et tu, Akbar?    (A. G. Khan) 23

Lalu's stand commendable   (S. Akhtar) 23

Say No To Bottled Water   (Fr Felix Rebello) 23

Muslims and secularism (Dr. Mustafa Kamal Sherwani) 23

About shaking hands of two hypocrite groups   (Ajmal) 23

After BJP Manifesto, India faces grave communal threats     (Hem Raj Jain) 23

Awareness about banned medicines  (Madhu Agrawal,) 23

Mushawarat and elections    (Mukhtar Ahmad) 23

Muslims like bonded labourers  (Dr. Mustafa Kamal Sherwani) 23

Shahi Imam’s appeal  (K. Malikul Azeez) 23

TV or Radio? TB or BB?    (S. A. U. Patel) 23

Truth and Falsehood (Dr. N Rahman,) 23

Muslim Brotherhood (Farooq Abdul Gaffar Bawani) 23

Demands of JCMOE (Ghulam Mohiyuddin) 23

RSS ruling the country in absentia (Faheemuddin) 23

Islamic scholars and Indresh Kumar (RSS) (Faheemuddn) 23

Media's diversionary tactics against Muslims (S. Haque) 23

Modi - BJP's prime ministerial candidate's colossal ignorance (Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai) 23

AAP (K. Malikul Azeez) 23



Charity Alliance (Registered trust, Zakat India) 17

Qur’an – A verse a day 22

Kaanti (Weekly and Monthly) 22

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

Urdu Book Review 22

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

With best compliments from Kaleem Kawaja (Washington DC) 24