16-31 March 2013

Table of Contents

Where is Indian Mujahidin’s headquarter? (Tariq Anwar) 1

Katju appeals to Media: exercise restraint in terror cases (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1


Issue / Opinion

What’s “Islamophobia”? (Sumit Paul) 2

The overarching “Collective Conscience” (Mushtaque Madni) 2

Why Syed Shahabuddin wrote to Modi 2



NIA investigations in Hindutva terror (Aaliya Khan) 3

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

Sunil Joshi enquiry (AG Khan) 3

Communal riots in Tanda (NA Ansari) 3



Personal Law Board to take up the issue of Muslim youth in fake terror cases 4

Mudasir Kamran, a Kashmiri student murdered in police custody 4

Stop targeting Muslims for blasts, Katju tells media  4

Campaign Against Politics of Terror (Hussain Amin) 4

Plan to do a “Babri” in Dhar? (AG Khan) 4

Plan to enact Ayodhya at Dhar 4

‘Singing the Ram mandir tune, an effort to make money’ (NA Ansari) 4



Jamaat demands white paper on Indian Mujahideen 5

Letter to the Minority Minister on Budget (Dr Javed Jamil) 5



Ayodhya: In Electoral Battle Again (Ram Puniyani) 6 

Hyderabad blast: questions for Police Commissioner  6



“If anyone of you comes to Mathura, his fate will be similar to that of Shabbir” 7

Akhilesh fails to erase SP’s goonda raj image  (Mohammad Shahid) 7



Mass Casualties of Muslims for Hindu Rashtra (Mustafa Khan) 8 



Dharna against murder of Afzal Guru 9

Spew Venom, Enjoy Life: who scripted Varun’s acquittal? (Subhash Gatade) 9



J&K to introduce AFPSA-like Police bill (Afsana Rashid) 10

Valley mourns Mudasir  (Afsana Rashid) 10

Sarpanch killed by unidentified gunmen (Afsana Rashid) 10

Hot debate on Guru in J&K assembly (Afsana Rashid) 10

Mushawarat condemns state terror and vendetta in Bangladesh    10

Centre and state govts prefer corporates: Welfare Party 10



Bhandara Case: An Eye-Opener (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 11

“Forces of Hindutva are scorpions”: Aiyar (Hafeezur Rahman) 11


Men & Women In News

Prize Distribution at AMU 12

Wakeel Ahmad Ansari (NA Ansari) 12

Qari Abdus Samad (ummid.com) 12

Anjum: 2nd I.P.S. Muslimah 12


Special Report

Justice Verma and Sainath lecture at AMU 13

IG Khan Memorial Lecture 13


Seminar on women, Islam, and literature 13


Community News

Govt questioned about “Indian Mujahideen” and location of its office 14

Sohrabuddin encounter: 3 crore bribe for derailing probe   14

Percentage of poverty higher among Muslims: UNDP report  14

Azim Premji’s philanthropic act    14

Victims of Dhule riots of 6 January file petition in Supreme Court for probe by SIT    (NA Ansari ) 14

NCPUL to start Persian certificate course  14

BJP leader’s son murdered (AG Khan) 14

11 SIMI activists sentenced 14

Dismissal of CBSE chairman demanded for ignoring Urdu 14

Tunnel in Sabarmat Jail  (AG Khan) 14

Ishrat Case: Singhal arrested  14

Gujarat gang-rape compensation disbursed 14

Two more cops arrested in Ishrat encounter 14

Alliance School Murshidabad 14


Community News

SIMI activists in Dewas Court  (AG Khan) 15

Govt and Waqf Board biggest enemies: Kalbe Jawad      15

Muslims dissatisfied at nominal increase in the budget     15

Delhi Waqf Board has no money to raise salaries of Imams  15

Shehla Masood case: MLA likely to be grilled   15

One kilometre long carpet 15

Pitiable condition of Delhi’s Qaumi Sr. Sec. School 15

Explosion in Dasna mosque, cause unknown 15

Committee to review Sachar and PM’s 15-pt prog (NA Ansari) 15



The Arab World – an Arab perspective (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 16



Sayedee's conviction - a travesty of justice (S.M. Mohamed Idris) 17  



Judicial Murder in Bangladesh (Firoz Mahboob Kamal) 18


Books from Pharos Media, publishers of MG 19


Islamic Perspective




Book: Muslims Most Civilised, Yet Not Enough, Author: Dr Javed Jamil, Year: 2013, Pages 364, Mission Publications, Price: Rs 800, ISBN: 81-88268-09-7  (Syed Adil) 21


MG Classifieds 22


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

MG (Faheemuddin) 23

Koi batlao kay hum batlaayen kiya... (Dr. Munawar Hasan) 23

Bomb Blasts Serve As Reprieve (DR Maqdoomi) 23

Persian written Ramayan in Vaishali  (S. Haque) 23

Salman Rushdie  (Nazneen O.Saherwala) 23

Surya namaskar in Bihar govt. schools (S. Haque) 23

Vishawaroopam (Rehana Shabbar Hussain.) 23

Islam and Music (Abul Hasan) 23

Passport denied in Kashmir  (  Niyaz Ahmad) 23

Continuous hate mongering creates collective conscience (S. Haque) 23

Three trunks full of army explosives and silence (S. Haque) 23

Do champions of communal fascism deserve any tribute (Dr. M. Hashim Kidwai) 23

Selfishness (S. Akhtar) 23

BJP Resolution - Minorities Of Bangladesh  (Farooq Abdul Gaffar Bawani) 23

Modi and Muslims (Farooq Abdul Gaffar Bawani) 23

Are the leaders of Jamaat-e-Islami timid? (Dr AH Maqdoomi) 23

U.P. Waqf Board (Dr Akmal Husain) 23

Pak P.M.’s visit to Ajmer and  Dargah ‘Mujawar (faqeer) (Dr. Mustafa Kamal Sherwani) 23

Urdu media least interested to know facts (S. Haque) 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

With best compliments from Kaleem Kawaja (Washington DC) 24