1-15 November 2012


Table of Contents

Gilani autobiography released (Afsana Rashid) 1

500 encountered in U.P. in five years (MG Correspondent) 1

Engineer deported, doc detained in Saudi 1

JTSA: Fasih - Déjà vu, once more 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1

 

Issue / Opinion

AMU Kishanganj campus (S.A.T.Rizvi) 2

Why wasn’t Iqbal awarded a Nobel? (Sumit S. Paul) 2

 

National

SC refuses roving inquiry into all blasts since 2002 2

Law can’t be abused to harass any community: SC 3

1,528 victims of fake encounters in Manipur: PIL 3

White Paper on Terrorism: calling out readers & researchers (Zafarul-Islam Khan, Editor, The Milli Gazette - edit@milligazette.com) 3

IB responsible for Abdur Razzaq Massoud’s suicide 3

13 starvation deaths in West Bengal 3

 

National

India loses 3 million girls in infanticide (Compiled by Aaliya Khan) 4

Gujarat biased against minorities: Centre (Compiled by Aaliya Khan) 4

Unjustified policy delays compensation, forces Bodoland violence victims to languish in camps (V.K. Tripathi) 4

Barapind’s case: a reminder to Indian govt to take action against torture in custody: HRW 4

 

National

AMU VC meets teachers as team captain 5

JIH Chief Meets Home Minister over illegal arrests of Muslim youths, Assam, Riots and

Anti-Violence Bill 5

Release Nimesh Report: Sachar 5

 

National

Secularism and BJP’s dilemmas (Ram Puniyani) 6 

Masuri Killings uncalled for: fact-finding report (Compiled by Aaliya Khan) 6

Lynched Brits forgotten, UK woos Modi (Compiled by Aaliya Khan) 6

M for Modi, M for Muslims, it’s election time (Compiled by Aaliya Khan) 6

Zee at receiving end of Jindal sting (Compiled by Aaliya Khan) 6

Waqf secretly sold land in Gurgaon (Compiled by Aaliya Khan) 6

Life is cheap in India (Compiled by Aaliya Khan) 6

Israeli remembers Indian soldiers of First World War (Compiled by Aaliya Khan) 6

RSS-Congress: Cat and mouse games continue (Compiled by Aaliya Khan) 6

 

National

Jamiat delegation meets Prime Minister 7

India must honour its obligations on real freedom of Religion (John Dayal) 7

 

National

Why Maharashtra is embroiled in terrorism? (Mustafa Khan) 8

How to get your work done without paying bribe  8

 

National

Blasphemy and our anger (Atiqur Rahman Sambhli) 9

British High Commissioner’s interference in Indian politics (Ghulam Muhammed) 9

 

National

Amnesty condemns application of PSA in J&K (Afsana Rashid) 10

Army rejects SHRC jurisdiction (Afsana Rashid) 10

Wholesale application of TADA, POTA (Afsana Rashid) 10

Amarnath road opposed (Afsana Rashid) 10

AFPSA to say: Shinde (Afsana Rashid) 10

Incompetence of J&K’s Waqf Board and progress of Hindu trusts (Translated from Urdu) 10

 

Analysis

Kejriwal: A Political Pawn (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 11

The Lamented Justice Ranganath Misra (Tahir Mahmood) 11

Decoding Talibani Psyche (Sumit S. Paul) 11

 

Men & Women In News

ASGHAR ALI ENGINEER 12

 

Special Report

Apex Court bails out Kazmi (MG Correspondent) 13

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 13

 

Community News

Apex Court seeks better facilities for Haj 14

Proposal to set up a cell in JMI to study riots 14

Sohrabuddin case transfer: for many 14

Sohrab’s brother’s advocate threatened 14

Urdu to be taught in 55 new schools of Delhi (NA Ansari) 14

Rumours about Babu Bajrangi give police sleepless nights (AG Khan) 14

S.C. acquits 11 accused in arms landing case 14

Alleged SIMI activist acquitted 14

Muslim adv. discriminated: denied appointment as judge 14

100-bed government hospital to be opened in Okhla area 14

Maharashtra Bank’s no to Muslim student accounts 14

Bail denied to Malegaon accused 14

 

Community News

RBI favours Islamic banking in India 15

Bajrangi’s nuisance continues in jail 15

Naroda Patia accused sentenced for 31 years 15

Kishore Award for Salim Khan 15

Arrest countdown begins after chargesheet (AG Khan) 15

Urdu may be taught as compulsory subject in U.P. schools 15

Hindi translation of Hayat-e Javed released 15

Anti-Dargah, Monastery conspiracy fuel Muslim anger 15

After Brar, Israr Rahim also to be provided security 15

S.P. and Congress want to build mosque at Babri site:VHP 15

Special drive to increase Muslim and women’s representation in paramilitary forces (NA Ansari) 15

 

International

Who attacked Malala Yusufzai? (Abdus Sattar Ghazali) 16

U.S. Is A Slave To Israel  16

 

International

Kissinger, US intelligence community endorse "World Without Israel" 17

 

International

Fanatics and Pakistanis: Testing Each Other? (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 18

 

Books from Pharos Media, publishers of MG 19

 

Islamic Perspective

Is renaissance possible in the Islamic World today?-ii (Asghar Ali Engineer) 20

 

Books

Book breaks down Muslim 'monolith'  Book Islam without Extremes: A Muslim Case for Liberty, Author: Mustafa Akyol, Pages: 352, Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Language: English, ISBN-10: 0393070867, Price: US$ 25.95 (Mark Scheel) 21

Book on Kashmiri history, ISBN 9789350679784., Publisher: Humanizer Publications, Srinagar 2012 (Aaliya Khan) 21

Book: Muslims in Indian Democracy, Author: Ram Puniyani, Publisher: Kalpaz Publications, Delhi, Pages 352; price: Rs (990) 21

 

MG Classifieds 22

 

Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

AIMMM (Nasir Hussain Peerzadah) 23

Fast or feast flouting Qur'an (S. A. U. Patel) 23

My son is innocent (S. Haque) 23

Saffron thought is foreign (N.Jamal Ansari) 23

Swine ways abounding (Sultan A. Patel) 23

Dara, Kodnani and Kasab (S. Haque) 23

Shameless scorpions (Sultan A. Patel) 23

Beyond monotheism & polytheism (Dr. Sumit S. Paul) 23

Tainted Parliamentarians in Parliamentary Committees (Subhash Chandra Agrawal) 23

Identity crisis for the Assam Muslims (Md. Shah Jamal Alam) 23

Travel expenses of Union Ministers (Subhash Chandra Agrawal) 23

Anti-Islam Film and Reaction in the Muslim World (Mohammad.Azam) 23

Dr Zakir Naik on Ganpati (Dr Mookhi Amir Ali) 23

Police and Muslims (Syed Sultan Mohiddin) 23

War-crazy US (Z. A. Mansoorie) 23

Krishna on J&K (Nasir Hussain Peerzadah) 23

Conspiracy to wipe out Sher Shah name (S. Haque) 23

Mango People in Banana Republic (Subhash Chandra Agrawal) 23

“Indian Mujahidin” (Izaz Ahmed) 23

 

Advertisements

Idarah Al-Hasanaat (Rampur) 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

 

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

With best compliments from Kaleem Kawaja (Washington DC) 24

Islamic Book Store 24