16-31 July 2010

Table of Contents

Neros watch as Kashmir burns (Anis Ahmad) 1

Cartoon MG/Yusuf 1


Issue / Opinion

TOI on Dr. Zakir Naik (Ghulam Muhammed) 2

Many mothers of my Kashmir will cry today 2

Sikhism closest to Islam (M Naushad Ansari) 2



None but ‘IB’ killed Karkare: Mushrif (Mushtaque Madni) 3

Hindutva terror: finally the cat is out of the bag (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 3



CBI feels blast suspects hiding in M.P. (Omer Farooq  -  The Pioneer, 25 June 2010) 4

Compulsory Marathi for others, English for his son 4

Dalit woman allegedly stripped, beaten up in UP village 4

Honour killings wide spread phenomenon in UP: NGO 4

Centre contemplating joint probe into blasts by Hindu terror groups 4

UP MLA under EC scanner over ‘paid news’ 4

Drug addiction more dangerous than terrorism in J&K (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 4

Muslims are being hounded on the pretext of terror: MRG (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 4

Kauserbi’s remains unearthed at Ahmedabad grave (MR Naik) 4




Peace Party stirs waters in eastern UP 5

BSF must inform about Ashraf Yatu missing since 1990: RTI panel (Based on Hindi daily DainikJagran, 5 July 2010) 5

Two PFI workers held for attack on lecturer 5

NIA probe into Kerala cop’s terror link 5

Communal violence bill to be tabled soon though civil society unconvinced (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 5



Haneef files case against the Australian govt 6

Kashmiri Pundits demand rehabilitation 6

Authorities buy agents’ false hijack alarm (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 6

Muslim reformists’ conference at Oxford University (Asghar Ali Engineer) 6

India should speak for the Palestinians (NA Ansari) 6

With terror investigations on its trail, RSS a worried lot 6



Lack of education and employment biggest challenges faced by Indian Muslims: Owaisi 7

‘Ishrat Jahan’s encounter was an intelligence slip-up’ (MR Naik) 7

“Conspiracy to convert Ayodhya into a mini Makka”: Singhal 7

Rashtriya Sahara Urdu edition from Azamgarh 7



Dhaba boys: victims of an insensitive society (Quamar Ashraf) 8

Forgotten annals of Muslims in freedom struggle (Asghar Ali Engineer) 8



Maulana with a mission (Md. Mudassir Alam) 9

RSS nominee Gadkari turns out to be a lame duck (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 9



RSS: phoney worries, real concerns (Subhash Gatade) 10


Human Rights / Terrorism

RSS stance against the floodgate of startling revelations: prevarication (Mustafa Khan) 11

Encounter of Maoist cadre by Police (Ci Veterans) 11



Impunity for Torture: more of the same 12

Cops killed one of their own in lock up (MR Naik) 12



Cow on contemporary political chessboard (Ram Puniyani) 13

AFSPA to be amended despite opposition from army (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 13



Indian Muslims: without a leader! (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 14

Bloodbath in Kashmir (Javaid Rashid) 14

Statement on the fast worsening situation in Kashmir 14

New gods in Kashmir devouring more sacrifices (Mustafa Khan) 14


Jammu & Kashmir

Dateline Srinagar: Afsana Rashid15

Visionless leaders let the Valley drift 15



Zafar Shaikh: making impossible possible (Aleem Faizee) 16


Special Reports

Assam too looks for AMU Campus, Education (M. Burhanuddin Qasmi) 17

Gujarat trust promotes education (Asghar Vasanwala) 17

Success against all odds 17

Bihar girl wins Fulbright Fellowship 17

Educational Conference in Vaniyambadi (Azeezullah Faisal) 17

Nang-e Deen, nang-e watan 17

Cartoon M/G Yusuf 17


Community News

Shia women thrash unscrupulous Muftis 18

Govt invites AIMPLB legal team to discuss ‘Waqf Reforms’ 18

Hindu-Muslim just like Ram & Laxman: Shankaracharya 18

Scholarships for students from Minority Communities (MR Naik) 18

Nitish announces sops for Muslims to neutralise Modi (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 18

Fast decline in the birth rate of girls in Saharanpur 18

Status report on Gujarat riot submitted 18

(Mohammad Naushad Khan) 18

Two madrasas to be run on English schools model 18

Seven years RI to Kandhamal riots accused 18


Community News

US refuses visa to Muslim scientist 19

Discussion on Laulaak 19

300 varities of mangoes on a single tree 19

Ban on 3 Jammu dailies for harming communal harmony 19

Generate more jobs, Kalam tells minorities panel 19

Policeman kills fellow policeman 19

Kidnapping and killing of 3 in J&K 19

Pune bakery accused Abdus Samad Bhatkal walks free 19


Community News

Noble record of blood donation 20

NEF-sponsored Personality Development programme 20

Communal harmony yatra from Ayodhya to Wardha 20

Long beard creates scare among Israel security guards 20

Accommodation of Hajis to be based on set guidelines: MEA 20

Bihar govt to aid 2700 madrasas 20

Road Blockade at Madurai against false cases 20

Getting OBC certificate an uphill task in W. Bengal 20

Death in blast at Shri Ganga Nagar 20

AMU executive meeting adjourned 20



Community News

Dowry-free Kerala village in cyber space (T. Riyas Babu) 21

Youth arrested for placing bomb in Jama Masjid (NA Ansari) 21

Stop profiling and harassing Muslims: Milli Council (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 21

Industrial Muslim Girls Inter College at Saharanpur 21

JIH’s political party to boost communal harmony 21



The Real Threat Aboard the Freedom Flotilla (Noam Chomsky) 22

Connecting the Zionist Dots (Gilad Atzmon) 22

Indian port union boycotts Israeli ships, cargo (maannews.net - 9 July 2010) 22

Israeli Govt Officials Rebuffed At ILWU 22

Octavia Nasr leaves CNN after Hezbollah tweet 22

War on Afghanistan gets tougher: US official 22



Islamic Terrorists: Creating a Frankenstein monster (Jane Stillwater) 23

EU calls Israel 'obstacle to peace' (aljazeera.com) 23

Jewish groups to send ship to Gaza 23

Israel faces new war crime headache 23

Iran to Use Northern Sea Route to Send Aids to Gaza 23

Israeli ship stopped from offloading in the USA 23

Indonesia donates 2 million dollars for Gaza 23

Genocidal Israel will be put in its place: Chavez (Frank Jack) 23



The Pentagon’s War on the Internet (Mike Whitney) 24

Burned Gaza Children Treated by Swiss Team 24

Gaza convoy activists say Israeli soldiers using debit cards stolen in raid (Haroon Siddique) 24



Terrorism: Why They Want to Kill Us (Doug Bandow) 25



Will Obama Break Israel’s Chokehold on US?  (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 26




Assam: From Agitation To Accord (Mushtaq Ul Haq Ahmad Sikander) 27


Islamic Perspectives

Ulama – a strategy for change – iv (Yawar Baig) 28


MG Classifieds 29


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

MG (Sharafudhin Mangalad) 30

Inhuman act in the name of religion (Mookhi Amir Ali) 30

Blasphemous query of Joseph (Dr Abdul Hameed Maqdoomi) 30

Why India can’t afford to imitate West’s Islamophobia (Mushtaque Madni) 30

Karnataka’s Cattle Bill 2010 (Farzana Nigar) 30

Usman Gani Aadil (S. Akhtar) 30

Hindutva organisation demand for ban on Mushrif book (Mushtaque Madni) 30

Pigs are Haram according to Quran (Nazneen O. Saherwala) 30

Why media forget Mirchpur incidence (S. Haque) 30

Food adulteration and safety measures (Subhash Chandra Agarwal) 30

India’s greatest enemy – corruption (G. Hasnain Kaif) 30

Price hike (Syed Sultan Mohiddin) 30

Economic liberalisation (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) 30

Youth approach to trendy lifestyle (Farzana Z Khan) 30

Naxal Menace (Mushtaque Madni) 30


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

Political jiggery-pokery (Shafaque Alam) 31

BJP’s Green Hunt (Mookhi Amir Ali) 31

Emergency a sordid chapter in history (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) 31

Nuclear deal should have had the nod of one and all (Dr A R Mookhi) 31

US not capable of mounting pressure on Israel (Yunus Chitalwala) 31

Shift beleaguering Israel to America (M.S. Shaikh) 31

Rogue Israel’s State Terrorism (G. Hasnain Kaif) 31

India astrayed in Afghanistan (Dr. Abdul Hameed Maqdoomi) 31

Facts of Osama and WMD exposed (S. Haque) 31

Stress and strain in glamour world (Farzana Z Khan) 31

What Honour in Killings (Dr Abdul Hameed Maqdoomi) 31

Mecca and Amarnath (Dr. Abdul Hameed Maqdoomi) 31

BJP embraces moderate Jaswant (Mookhi Amir Ali) 31

Halima by writing with legs to be role model (S. Haque) 31

Bhopal gas tragedy (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) 31



Mount Faaran Polytechnic 3

Idafa Investments Pvt. Ltd. 3


Kaleem Kawaja 6


Kanti Weekly / Kanti Monthly 20


Taarikh Tadween Sunnat (Islamic Studies Research Academy) 21


Voice of Kashmir 24


Idarah Al-Hasanaat (Rampur) 25


Free Online Health Consultation 29

Urdu Book Review 29

India’s first and only Scientific and Informative 29