16-31 May 2010

Table of Contents


Three innocent Muslim “terrorists” 1

Muslims compelled to leave Swarnim Gujarat (NA Ansari) 1

Cartoon MG/Yusuf 1


Issue / Opinion

Get over false pride to prevent communal friction (Syed Nasirullah) 2

Muslim priorities in the 21st century (Maulana Asrarul Haque Qasmi) 2

Were innocent men blamed for the Mecca Masjid and Ajmer blasts? (Ghulam Muhammed) 2



Parivar falls back on Mandir magic (Mohammad Shahid) 3

India on US religious freedom watch list (MN Naik) 3

Kashmiri youth tops UPSC list 3



Pastor killed in M.P. 4

5 year RI for three for Kandhamal violence 4

15 abandoned foetuses found in Ahmedabad garbage 4

Advani harmed Ram Mandir Movement: VHP’s Singhal 4

Bill to safeguard waqf properties across India (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 4

Minority Ministry fails to utilize funds (MN Naik) 4

IPS Officer Anju Gupta’s testimony on Babri demolition (NA Ansari) 4

VHP to restart Ram Mandir movement (expressbuzz.com) 4

Demand for ban on RSS 4



SIMI finds it futile to fight new ban 5

ATS knew of Purohit’s role in Hyd blast and sat on it... 5

Chargesheet filed in Batla House case 5

What the 1100-page document says 5



Under-trial prisoners of Kashmir recruitment case are being tortured (T. Riyas Babu) 6

West Bengal Muslim League seeks alliance with Trinamool 6

Sohrabuddin and Tulsiram: the twain shall not part (Mustafa Khan) 6



INL protests against UPA’s policies (Haider Abbas) 7

26/11 verdict brings solace to Indian Muslims (S.R.Darapuri) 7

Modi’s brave policemen killed Parjapati with his hands tied 7

Demand for qabrastan in Margao remains buried in files (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 7



Gadkari wants to keep both Muslims & Hindutva (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 8

Communal riot in Agra 8

Sikhs demand fresh probe of Chattisinghpora 8

Sarai Meer Thana’s cruelty makes the victim critical 8



Beef-eating and Hindus (Prof Shamsul Islam) 9



Swarnim Gujarat celebration or Gujarat’s shame (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Sreekumar continues fight (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

CBI net closing on minister Amit Shah (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Sohrabuddin case: ads in Gujarati dailies (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10


Human Rights / Terrorism

Over 3.7 lakh HR complaints against police 11

Fake encounter case: five lakh compensation given to victim 11

Sohrabuddin case and Modi’s rule: fair is foul and foul is fair (Mustafa Khan) 11



Equitable implementation of the Mishra Commission Recommendations, statewise (Syed Shahabuddin) 12

Fact-finding report on Hyderabad riot- (ii) 12



Communal riots: culprits should be in the dock (Ram Puniyani) 13

BBC is looking for ideal parents



Judicial Imbalance: Qasab faces trial, others face guns (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 14

Selective Justice in Tahiliyani’s Terror Court (NM Sampathkumar Iyangar) 14


Jammu & Kashmir

Dateline Srinagar: Afsana Rashid 15

Valley jubilant over Faesal’s victory 15

728 detained under PSA in last 2 years, admits JK govt 15



Afroze Alam Sahil - an RTI activist (Salman Sultan) 16


Special Reports

Conf on widows remarriage in Kashmir (Mushtaq Ul Haq Ahmad Sikander) 17

Aamir Khan is sanitation ambassador (T. Riyas Babu) 17

Cartoon M/G Yusuf 17


Community News

Hindustani Aqaliyati Council Seminar 18

J&K modern museum will contain about a lakh rare exhibits 18

Mischievous elements’ misbehaviour with Tablighi Jamaat 18

MIM in favour of Telangana state along with Rayalseema 18

After expulsion from BSP, houses of Mukhtar Ansari raided 18

Notice to madrasas to instal fire extinguishers 18

Cap a handicap at Supreme Court 18

Rs 2.2 crore for building of Haj House in Ghaziabad 18

AMU seminar on stem cells 18


Community News

Website on Sir Syed launched 19

Karnataka govt approval for Azim Premji University 19

Conf. on ‘Islamic Finance: An Alternative Financial System 19

Imam Council organises camp 19

National Minorities Commission not and dynamic 19

Inauguration of NCPUL’s new Head Office 19

Indian Muslim Association Kuwait organizes conf. 19


Community News

Compensate innocent Muslim youth (Majid Jahangir) 20

Hyd blast: more proof Muslims were wrongly arrested 20

IUML and INL to cooperate in Kerala panchayat polls (T. Riyas Babu) 20

Golden Jubilee of Delhi University’s Department of Urdu (NA Ansari) 20

Communal riot in Meerut village 20

CAT conducted at AMU 20


Community News

Chaos in Kerala Waqf Board (T. Riyas Babu) 21

No judicial inquiry into Batla encounter: Home Minister (Majid Jahangir) 21

Pilgrimage to shrine of “Christ” in Kashmir stopped 21

Modi exhibits his hatred towards Islam (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 21

Delegation meets HRD minister over JMI 21

Urdu in missionary school 21

Delhi Assembly to have panels on minorities/OBCs (MR Naik) 21



Genetically Modified (Layla Anwar) 22

Eruption on the Nile (Eric Margolis) 22

U. S. reveals it has 5,113 nuclear warheads CNN) 22



Nuking Iran (Nuking Iran) 23

Europe pressed for slavery reparations 23

A French Revelation, or the Burning Bush (James A. Haught) 23



Israel and the possibilities of War in (2010) 24



The South Reduced: How the News Promotes a Mistaken View of the World (Ramzy Baroud) 25

A Middle East Peace That Could Happen (But Won't) (Noam Chomsky) 25



Pakistan's terrorist challenge (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 26

IAEA to focus on Israeli nukes in June 26



The Ordeal of a Kashmiri journalist (Mushtaq Ul Haq Ahmad Sikander) 27

The lost art of reading (Marjorie Kehe) 27


Islamic Perspectives

The Economics of Hijab —ii (Dr Javed Jamil) 28

Hijabi women are ambassadors of Islam (Tayseir Mahmoud) 28


MG Classifieds 29


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

MG (Md. Aftab Alam) 30

Praiseworthy effort by Yugal Kishore Sharma in Ayodhya (Mohammad Azam) 30

Terrorism (Terrorism) 30

Indian Muslims are suspect (Dr. Mustafa Kamal) 30

In the Red corridor, dialogue is the answer (Dr Mookhi Amir Ali) 30

Indian society still biased against Dalits (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) 30

Reason behind deteriorating condition of Muslim (S. Haque) 30


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

Justice to All (Shafaque Alam) 31

Sunanda Pushkar and IPL controversy (Farzana Z Khan) 31

Blame game in Indo- Pak relations (Ghulam Muhammed) 31

Sareshwala's remarks unwarranted (Farooq Abdul Gaffar Bawani) 31

Operation Green Hunt a flawed strategy (Mohd Ziyaullah Khan) Gujarat and Gadkari (Dr Mookhi Amir Ali) 31

Custodian deaths (SAU Patel) 31

Merchant of death (AH Lakhani) 31

Comments on the futile furore over IPL scam (Amjad K Maruf) 31

Watching TV most of the time is damaging (Farzana Z Khan) 31

Vocational education (Mohammed Sadullah Khan) 31

Role of CBI in Ketan Desai arrest (Obaidur Rahman Nadwi) 31

Need to analyse foreign policies (Shafaque Aam)

Afghanistan is victim of western terrorism (G. Hasnain Kaif) 31



Zanzibar University (Tanzania) requires Lecturer in economics 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

All India T’alimi wa Milli Foundation 29

Free Online Health Consultation 29

India’s first and only Scientific and Informative (Monthly) 29

Urdu Book Review 29


ilmpedia.com (Needed Volunteers) 32