1-15 September 2012

Table of Contents

“Unheard & Unspoken” terror stories Blocked (Kashif-ul-Huda) 1

A polity based on double standards (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1


Issue / Opinion

The Question of Muslim leadership (Shujaat Bukhari) 2

Tactical Voting Strategy (PA Mohamed Ameen) 2



Tariq Qasmi ill-treated in jail (Aaliya Khan) 3

Aurangzeb built Babri, claims former police officer (Aaliya Khan) 3

Israeli ex-soldiers holidaying in Goa are dehumanized: Goa church (Aaliya Khan) 3

ASJ reprimands Special Cell officers (Aaliya Khan) 3

Send troops at once during communal riots: MHA (Aaliya Khan) 3

Indian academics slam India-Israel research MoU (Aaliya Khan) 3

Television ratings fudged says NDTV, files suit in New York court (Aaliya Khan) 3

White Paper on Terrorism: calling out readers and researchers (Zafarul-Islam Khan (Editor, The Milli Gazette ) 3

Forum for Release of Imprisoned Innocent “terrorists” 3



Plight of Vrindavan widows 4

Over 2 lakh children disappeared within three years... 4

...12-13 children go missing daily in the national capital 4

Former Congress leader’s sons starve to death 4

Banned ammonium nitrate abundant in open market 4

Fall of the fanatic: Is Advani the new Rakhi Sawant of Indian politics? (Samar) 4



Minorities vs Minorities: The New Right-Wing Gameplan for 2014 (Amaresh Misra) 5



Status of Minorities: a tale of two neighbours (Ram Puniyani) 6 

NHRC takes seven years to file report on encounter (MG News Desk) 6

The unfolding gameplan of majoritarian extremists 6 



Waqf legislation: community welfare or stereotype officialdom? (Syed Zafar Mahmood) 7

Bad weather friends: Sikhs invite Muslims to offer namaz in temple 7

Bill for separate status to Sikhism 7



Why Indian Mujahidin is banned? 8

Banned Organisations 8

Sacrificial Lambs – I (Compiled by Zafarul-Islam Khan) 8



Zabiuddin or Abu Jundal? (Mustafa Khan) 9  



Govt asks SHRC to close unmarked graves file (Afsana Rashid) 10

APSCC demands fresh probe of Chattisingpora (Afsana Rashid) 10

AFPSA: lack of consensus delays action (Afsana Rashid) 10

RTI reveals 2,683 FIRs about missing Kashmiris 10

Case withdrawn against a PoK national who said he is an Indian 10

Instrument of Accession lodged with National Archives 10

Kashmiri orphans traumatized: report 10

Govt to form committee on tobacco control 10



Sangh Parivar’s Anti-Muslim Stand (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 11

Violence in Mumbai – Assam and Burma Killings of Muslims (Asghar Ali Engineer) 11


Men & Women In News

Hasrat Mohani 12


Special Report

Creation of Israel is a conspiracy of imperialist powers (Nadim Ahmad) 13

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 13


Community News

Twelve-year-old recites Qur’an in 12 hrs 14

Guj. Minister to face trial 14

Supreme Court orders Centre to treat conjoined twins 14

Madras HC sends Muslim bride with her Hindu husband 14

Vanzara attacks Pandian in jail 14

Unaided minority institutions to not exempt from RTE Act 14

Science books to be published in Urdu 14

Delhi Waqf Board finally gets possession of land for Noor Masjid (NA Ansari) 14

JMI to introduce Chinese language course 14

BJP comes forward for building of Eidgah boundary in Agra 14

Christian’s gesture: a matter of introspection for Muslims 14

Criminals get benefit of doubt, go scot free 14

12 AIIMS succesful candidates are Muslims from Kerala 14  


Community News

138 year old lady to fasts Ramadan 15

300-year-old shrine 'sold' to realty developer 15

Real sadbhavna: Hindu allows namaz in his shop 15

Ketan Tirodkar in CBI custody 15

Shoukat dies of neglect in Vadodara prison 15

Shahina bags seven gold medals and five cash prizes 15

Bhuj craftsman builds mud replica of Aina Mahal 15

Lance Naik Aashiq Ali in Pak jail for 41 years 15

HC directs govt to seek Satish's expertise in Ishrat case 15

House collapse renders six children orphans 15

Dalit Christians and Muslims observe Black Day 15

Constitution amendment demanded for Muslim quota 15

Iftar party for rickshaw-pullers 15

Delhi govt to pay arrears of MCD's Urdu teachers (NA Ansari) 15



Another agenda-driven survey by the PEW (Abdus Sattar Ghazali) 16



Violence Against Relegious Minorities In America (Kaleem Kawaja) 17



Western Proxies among Muslim Rulers are subverting the Islamic World (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 18


Books from Pharos Media, publishers of MG 19


Islamic Perspective

Eid - the Islamic Festival (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 20

Don’t Fear All Islamists, Fear Salafis (Robin Wright) 20



Book: Democratization in the Arab World - Prospects and Lessons from Around the Globe., Authors: Laurel E. Miller, Jeffrey Martini, F. Stephen Larrabee, Angel Rabasa, Stephanie Pezard, Julie E. Taylor, Tewodaj Mengistu., Publisher: RAND National Defense Research Institute , 2012., Pages: 439; Year: 2012-08-25, ISBN 978-0-8330-7207-8, (Pdf version available free at : http://www.rand.org/content/dam/rand/pubs/monographs/2012/RAND_MG1192.pdf) 21


MG Classifieds 22


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

MG (N Jamal Ansari, Habib Badi) 23

Assam: absurd and ridiculous (Dr AH Maqdoomi) 23

Myanmar Muslims (Nazneen O.Saherwala) 23

O Muslims! be united (Shakeel Ahmad Frank) 23

Media creates terror? (S. Haque) 23

Growing violence against women (G. Hasnain Kaif) 23

Great freedom fighter Peer Ali (S. Haque) 23

Dismal performance of HRD ministry (Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai) 23

Mumbai riots vs. Government of Maharashtra. (Zuber Ahmed Khan) 23

Media bias against Muslims (S. Haque) 23

Why? (Mazin Khan) 23

Paradropped, real Muslim leaders and real Muslim cause (S. Haque) 23

President of India was a teacher of Islamia High School (S. Haque) 23

Muslim girls are on target (S. Haque) 23

Md. Khalid - an unknown humanitarian (S. Haque) 23

Do they have any self respect? (S. Akhtar) 23

How W.B. and Bihar were terrorist free for 35, 15 yrs? (S. Haque) 23

Muslim India shamed (Faheemuddin) 23

Ban on SIMI - justice V.K. Sholi tribunal (S. Haque) 23

Persian language (S.A. Patel) 23



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

Foodsmiths - Cup Cakes in Delhi 24

Sahulat – A Journal of Interest Free Microfinance 24

Islamic Book Store 24