16-30 September 2011

Table of Contents

Terrorism: Chasing The Wrong Shadows (Firdaus Ahmed) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1


Issue / Opinion

Return of the colonialists to their former Muslim-Arab colonies (Kaleem Kawaja) 2

Why Afzal Guru shouldn’t be hanged (Dr Sumit S Paul) 2

Causes of Muslim non-involvement in non-Muslim issues (J.S.Bandukwala) 2



Indian Muslims: a US perspective via Wikileaks (http://rtn.asia) 3

Indian Muslims constituted 180 million in 2001 Census: US 3

In Bangladesh, Urdu has its past and present but no future (NA Ansari) 3



Modi eyeing bigger national role: WikiLeaks 4

“Anna Hazare’s Jan Lok Pal Bill represents fascist thinking” (NA Ansari) 4

Hefty fines, jail term for showing illegal [Islamic] channels! 4

No permission for prayers in historical mosques 4

Muslim leaders condemn Delhi blast 4

AIMMM statement on the Delhi blast 4



Two killed in Ujjain communal riots (NA Ansari) 5

Sangh gears up for 2014 polls (AG Khan) 5

RSS supports Hazare’s stir 5

RTI, thy name is suicide (AG Khan) 5

Blasting The Terror Narrative (Firdaus Ahmed) 5



Botched up investigation of Haren Pandya case (Mustafa Khan) 6



Bharat Sarkar toh ********** hai! (Haider Abbas) 7

Hazare’s movement financed by US & other agencies (NA Ansari) 7



CBI enquiry to tarnish the AMU image (Mushtaq Ahmad Alig) 8



BJP and RSS joined Anna bandwagon to topple govt (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 9



Modi tries to defame Governor, HC over Lokayukta (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Modi’s crocodile tears for Muslims... (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

...and Eid Mubarak to Khurshid (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Mehta has impeccable credentials (AH Lakhani) 10


Human Rights / Terrorism

All the accused in Haren Pandya murder acquitted by High Court (NA Ansari) 11

Why different parameters for mass graves in J&K (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 11

Home ministry trying to evolve consensus on AFSPA (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 11

No reply from M.P. government to centre’s objection to its employees’ participation in RSS shakhas (NA Ansari) 11

83000 unsolved cases with Delhi Police (MG News Desk) 11

Demand for enquiry by ATS into the Nanded blast (MG News Desk) 11

CBI summons six cops in Ghaziabad encounter case (MG News Desk) 11

Efforts to saffronise school children in M.P. (MG News Desk) 11



Three years on, no flowers for martyred Kandhamal (John Dayal) 12

Media and Irresponsibility (A Hameed Yousuf) 12



Anna Hazare Movement – a skeptic’s view (Asghar Ali Engineer) 13

Demand to pay compensation to Muslim youths by deducting it from police officers’ salaries 13



Hazare-drama with Saffron Support! (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 14

Unequal in death, unequal on death row (Muhammad Zeyaul Haque) 14


Jammu & Kashmir

Dateline Srinagar: Afsana Rashid 15

Bodies in unidentified graves rattle J&K 15

General amnesty for stone-pelters 15

Criminal militants killed Showkat 15

MLA lobbies for Guru amnesty 15

Another blueprint for Kashmir solution 15

Conflicting statements by police and army 15


Newsmakers 16

Professor Abdul Majid Siddiqui 16

Dr. Syed Ather Hussain, M.S 16


Special Reports

“Beggars are not choosers”: NCM VC to Goa Muslims (Mazin Khan) 17

Just published: Assam’s “Doubtful  Citizens” 17

Yaum-e-Azadi musha’ira in the US (A. Abdullah) 17

Salman Khurshid with sons on Eid day 17

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 17


Community News

Communal riot in Bahraich, one killed 18

NCMEI’s grant restored 18

Real face of Sangh Parivar revealed in Marad case: PFI 18

Lie detection test on 3 accused in Malegaon blasts 18

Mumbai High Court reserves verdict in Yunus murder case 18

Question mark on the future of NCMEI 18

Jamia Millia to be connected to industry & corporate sector 18

Five jailed SIMI activists may be released by M.P. HC 18

First-ever Kashmir Literary Fest postponed 18

Four sub committees of Central Waqf Council constituted 18


Community News

Research on science and Qur’an 19

NCMEI’s authority to grant minority status to Jamia challenged - government files affidavit 19

Foreign money for demolition of Babri Masjid? 19

High Court maintains status quo on Noor Masjid 19

Cases against over 5000 Muslims registered in Bhopal 19

Ministry of Social Justice refuses SC quota for converts 19 

Shehla Masood case: CBI probe ordered 19

Interlocutor favours free movement between India and Pakistan 19

Complaint lodged with police against Kiran Bedi’s biased attitude (NA Ansari) 19


Community News

Kasaragod riot was pre-planned: Police 20

Two Malegaon blast accused acquitted 20

Fatwa likely against Farooq Abdullah over blasphemy 20

Jaya mobilising against Communal Violence Bill 20

BJP raises a storm over Jharkhand governor’s oath 20

National song is a symbol of communalism 20

Govt cannot make Gita compulsory in schools: HC 20

Kishanganga Hydel project beneficial to both sides (Afsana Rashid) 20


Community News

Wakf properties: transparency caught in a web 21

Minority dept official to focus on wakf properties 21

AMU security enhanced 21

Shehla Masood: RTI activist silenced forever (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 21

Harassment to Muslim youths 21

Adoni incident, BJP demands action against police 21

Iftar party for Rickshaw-pullers by HWT 21

Custodial death: a Muslim woman’s struggle for justice (Excerpted from twocircles.net) 21


Community News

Fight against ‘D’ voter syndrome in Assam (Nadim Ahmad) 22

Sikh delegation meets Salman Khurshid 22

Malegaon’s Superman Shafeeque dies of cancer at 26 (ummid.com) 22

2 Sanatan Sanstha men get 10 years RI in blasts case 22

Gujarat gov. appoints Lokayukta, govt moves HC against it 22

RS passes organ transplant Bill 22

Death in fake encounter and honour killing: SC Judge 22



Who funds Muslim-baiting in the US? (MJ Rosenberg) 23

Iran Starts Mass-Production of Home-Made Anti-Armor Rockets 23

Turkey navy to escort aid ships to Palestinians in Gaza 23

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 23



Welcome to Colonialism 2.0 (Rakesh Krishnan Simha) 24

Twenty Chinese engineers working in Saudi Arabia embrace Islam 24

USA's STD experiments in Guatemala left 83 dead 24



The counterfeit culture: fake is real (Mike Adams) 25

MI5 former chief decries 'war on terror' (London Guardian, 2 Sept 11) 25

Sunni Muslims banned from holding own Eid  in Tehran (Saeed Kamali Dehghan) 25



Israeli Repression vs. Arab Resistance (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 26



US: a rogue that refuses to relent (and reform) – iii: Book: War on Terrorism or American Strategy for Global Dominance: Islamic Perspective on Afghan-Iraq War, Author: Manzoor Alam, Publisher: Vantage Press, New York, Year: 2009, Pages: 408+XIV (Dr AG Khan) 27

Just published by the publishers of MG - First Book on Hindutva terror


Islamic Perspectives

Prophet Muhammad chose a life of poverty (Adil Salahi) 28

Health benefits of Salat (Dr Zakir Naik) 28


MG Classifieds 29


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

Anna phenomena (Dr Mookhi Amir Ali, G. Hasnain Kaif, Yunus Chitalwala, Dr Maqdoomi, Dr Mookhi Amir Ali, Dr. Shaan-e-Kareemi, Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai Abdul Hannan Siwani Nadwi) 30

Pandya murder case (A.M.Lakhani) 30

Violence in the DNA of Narendra Modi (G. Hasnain Kaif) 30

Murder of RTI activist Shehla Masood (Dr Mookhi Amir Ali) 30

Factors affecting Muslim unity (Nasir Hussain Peerzadah) 30

Practice of second marriage (Dr Maqdoomi) 30


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

Thought process (Nazneen Saherwala) 30

Luxury hospitals; poor patients (Dr Mookhi Amir Ali) 30

Commercialization of Education (Dr. M.H. Kidwai) 30

Congratulation, Abhyanand! (S. Haque) 30

Keon bane cororepati (Dr Maqdoomi) 30

Heinous crime against women (G. Hasnain Kaif) 30

Banking policy (Syed Sultan Mohiddin) 30

Gujarat Lokayukta (Zuber Ahmed Khan) 31

Fast food (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) 31

Sympathy of sex workers (Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai) 31

Sports under the purview of RTI (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) 31

Press silence on corrupt bureaucrats (Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai) 31

Should UN support India’s agitation against corruption? (Hem Raj Jain) 31

FBI organizes Terror Plots in the US (MG Sep 1-15) (Kodimirpal) 31

Declare Navi Mumbai a separate District (Zuber Ahmed Khan) 31



Idafa Investments Pvt. Ltd. 3


Kaleem Kawaja 6


Kanti Weekly / Kanti Monthly 20


Taarikh Tadween Sunnat (Islamic Studies Research Academy) 21


Idarah Al-Hasanaat (Rampur) 25


Health Consultation 29

Urdu Book Review 29

India’s first and only Scientific and Informative Urdu Magazine 29


Enlightens Allah’s Message – www.mostmerciful.com 32

Quran - A verse a day 32

Kamaluddin Ahmed Assam’s “Doubtful  Citizens” - Fact or Fiction? 32

Subhash Gatade Godse’s Children:  Hindutva Terror in India 32


Pay Zakat - Charity Alliance 32