1-15 November 2011


Table of Contents

Anti-Muslim & anti-Dalit Modi is now anti-Brahmin (Amaresh Misra) 1

Helpless Home Minister beseeches CMs (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Deoband student killed by police (MG News Desk) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1

 

Issue / Opinion

What has bias against minorities cost India? (Mushtaque Madni) 2

Indian Muslims Can Define Foreign Relations (YM Chitalwala) 2

How much credible is the Indian Media?  (Zehera Sultana) 2

 

National

Jamiat delegation meets Prime Minister 3

Cow protection by donating pastures to industrialists (AG Khan) 3

Khurshid offers sops to Muslims ahead of UP polls (Faisal Fareed, twocircles.net) 3

Communal riots in Pratapgarh (NA Ansari) 3

Lifetime Achievement Award for Prof. Sheikh Ali 3

 

National

Battle Royale: Modi’s dandia vs Sangh’s trifala (AG Khan) 4

BJP Lauhpurush bowed before RSS clout (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 4

 

National

Serial riots rock the country (NA Ansari) 5

Justice Katju’s appeal to media not to present Muslims as “terrorists” (NA Ansari) 5

 

National

Chargesheet Modi, Gujarat cops for role during riots: Amicus Curiae (Manoj Mitta - timesofindia.indiatimes.com) 6

Modi is a criminal: Bhatt 6

Sanjiv Bhatt: man of the year (AG Khan) 6

How Nitish is helping BJP (Soroor Ahmed) 6

 

National

Law demanded to deal with attacks on freedom of expression 7

Twenty-two principals of 24 Urdu medium schools in Delhi ignorant of Urdu (NA Ansari) 7

Aligarh: “Jo Abr Yahan Se Utthega, Woh Saare Jahan Par Barsega” (Salman Khurshid) 7

 

National

Sir Syed – a great visionary (Prof. S. M. Waseem) 8

Aligarh Muslim University Message (P.K. Abdul Azis) 8

 

National

Kalbe Jawad To Liberate Karbala From Jewish Freemason Temple (Haider Abbas) 9

Christians attacked in Maharashtra 9

 

National

Modhawadia dares Modi to arrest him (AG Khan) 10

Frightened Modi spies on Haren’s widow (AG Khan) 10

Sanjiv braves the storm (AG Khan) 10

Anti-corruption rath on paid news horses (AG Khan) 10

Is this the tragic end of the tail-twister? (AG Khan) 10  

 

Human Rights / Terrorism

Govt plans to define word ‘terrorist’ (MG News Desk) 11

Two laws enacted after 26/11 attack up for review (MG News Desk) 11

US wanted Kasab freed: WikiLeaks (MG News Desk) 11

 

Issues

Communal Harmony Yatra concludes in Delhi (Amaresh Misra) 12

AFSPA soon to be withdrawn partially (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 12

 

Issues

Kashmir, Ultra Nationalists and Path to Peaceful Solution (Ram Puniyani) 13

India wants strategic ties with Afghanistan (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 13

 

Analysis

Advani’s Yatra: Totally Off-Track! (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 14

Justice Katju interacts with mediapersons (M. Katju) 14

 

Jammu & Kashmir

Dateline Srinagar: Afsana Rashid 15

Interlocutors present their report amid cynicism 15

Contention over NC worker’s death 15

Campaign against AFPSA 15

Bhushan favours referendum in J&K 15

Kishtwar boy denies terror charge 15

Haj pilgrims from J&K 15

 

Newsmakers 16

Subhan Khan Pathan 16

Dr. Atiya Abid (Gulfishan Khan) 16

 

Special Reports

WPI launched in West Bengal and Kerala 17

WPI launched in West Bengal, 14000 members already enrolled 17

Welfare Party Kerala chapter launched 17

Toppers of AMU hall honoured 17

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 17

 

Community News

AMU prof is member of ASUD-TAB 18

UP elections compel BJP to woo Muslims 18

Bhushan voiced separatists’ claim on Kashmir: RSS 18

After receiving threat, Gujarat Imam seeks police protection 18

Kuldip Sharma gets stay from the CAT 18

Alarm at spurt in communal violence (MG Correspondent) 18

 

Community News

Rudrapur:  RSS had charted a diabolic conspiracy says Azam Khan (Haider Abbas) 19

Meeting of NCPUL’s Literature Panel (NA Ansari) 19

 

Community News

Driver returned bagful of diamonds 20

OIC will continue supporting Kashmiris 20

Construction of Masjid Ghausia starts, obstacles removed 20

Country facing problems because of wrong policies: RSS 20

SC against scholarships on religious ground 20

“Subramanian Swamy is an agent of Israel” (NA Ansari) 20 

World’s only Sanskrit newspaper struggles to survive 20

Hamid Ansari’s official trip also a pilgrimage Hamid Ansari’s official trip also a pilgrimage to Turkey 20

AVBP distances itself from BJP and RSS 20  

 

Community News

Minority schemes not reaching target groups (NA Ansari) 21

Don’t be defensive on RTI:  Habibullah 21

NCM planning expansion of its activities 21

Separate heads for minorities under consideration 21

Urdu Development Organisation to challenge UP govt 21

Campus Front’s rally in Patna for AMU Kishanganj Centre 21

Govt. unani medical college of Lucknow derecognised (Faisal Fareed, twocircles.net) 21

CBI probes allegations against AMU VC 21

“Accusation of violating Statutes & Ordinances baseless” 21

Parsi population up by six percent in Surat 21

 

Community News

Allow UN to hold inquiry into JK graves 22

Permission sought for Saudi airlines to lift J&K pilgrims 22

Special trial court summons two ex-British envoys 22

Islamic Exhibition at Dussehra Fair in Kota 22

Defeat in a cricket match led to attack 22

M.P. police raids find huge cache of explosives 22

Apex Court to appoint about 5000 Urdu teachers in Bihar 21

NHRC since 1993 has disposed 10 lakh cases 21

NHRC constitutes advisory group on Media & HR 21

Sharif of Ayodhya sets an example of tolerance 21

Janjagran Samiti opposes tribute to Husain 21

H.C. grills CBI for shoddy probe 21

PUCL asks government to take action against police 21

 

International

The son of Africa claims a continent’s Crown Jewels (John Pilger) 23

The Savage Lynching of Muammar Qaddafi demeans Humanity and Insults all notions of the laws of war 23

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 23

 

International

“NATO has bombed Libya back to Stone Age” (rt.com/news) 24

The Destruction Of Sirte (World Socialist Web Site) 24

Amnesty Calls on Canada to Arrest Bush 24

 

International

Libya: NATO war crimes charges (Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey-Pravda.Ru) 25

Engineering Consent For Future Military Actions (Fox News) 25

A Zionist obsession: to delete the historical existence of Palestine (Adapted from a text written by Nima Shirazi) 25

 

International

Good News for Arab Spring or Western Oil Lust? (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 26

 

Book

Book: Godse’s Children - Hindutva terror in India, Author: Subhash Gatade, Publisher: Pharos Media, New Delhi, Year: 2011, Pages: 400, ISBN: 978-81-7221-052-0, Price: Rs 360 (AG Khan) 27

Book: Assam’s “Doubtful Citizens” - Fact or Fiction, Author: Kamaluddin Ahmad, Publisher: Pharos Media & Publishing Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, Year: 2011, Pages: 62, ISBN: 10:81-7221-051-5, Price: Rs 60 (AG Khan) 27

 

Books from Pharos Media, publishers of this newspaper 28

 

Islamic Perspectives

The Quran: An Everlasting Miracle of Allah for Mankind (Obaidur Rahman Nadwi) 29

Prophet Muhammad (pbuh): going out to work (Adil Salahi) 28

 

MG Classifieds 30

 

Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

MG (Nasir Hussain Peerzadah, Qazi Mohammad Arif, Dr. Suhail Ahmed Farooqui, Farooq Abdul Ghaffar Bawani) 31

Pre-1953, Kashmir:Can the Clock Move Back (Adfar Rashid Shah) 31

Prof Iqbal Ansari Memorial lecture (Dr Mookhi Amir Ali) 31

Congrtulation Mr. Ritesh (Musaddiq Mubeen) 31

IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt released (Syed Sultan Mohiddin) 31

Media, Muslims and Mirchi (S. Haque) 31

Ajmal Kasab and Afzal Guru (Dr Maqdoomi) 31

Difference between Mahatma and projected Gandhi (Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai) 31

When Anna’s apolitical campaign became political (Wakeel Ahmad) 31

Monopoly on Indian History (Zuber Ahmed Khan) 31

What for H.M. is waiting to ban Ram Sena? (S. Haque) 31

America's double standards (Pa. Mohamedameen) 31

Ramayana (Mukul Dube) 31

 

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