16-31 May 2013

Table of Contents

Communal elements make life for Muslims difficult in U.P. villages 1

Sarabjit vs. Qateel Siddiqui (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Cartoon (MG/Yusuf) 1


Issue / Opinion

Empowering Muslims through RTI 2

Who sabotaged Shamshad Begum’s career? (Sumit Paul) 2



Delhi police’s five crimes within 24 hours 3

Bombay Stock Exchange launches broad-based Islamic index 3

White Paper on Terrorism 3

1336 rape cases in Kashmir in seven years, conviction rate woefully low  3



33% Indians feel offering cash to win business is justified  4

“Nutritious” meal kills child 4

4.47 crores unemployed in the country   4

Half of dalit population lives in 4 states  4

Gujarat encounters: CBI makes headway   4

Ishrat case: CBI Court orders top Gujart IPS officer’s arrest 4

More Indian newborns die on the first day than in any other country 4

Subject: Katju Tears Apart “Sons-Of-The-Soil” Theory 4

Court orders NIA to release Rs.2.6mn it seized from ‘suspect’ 4



Performance of Muslim candidates disappointing as usual in UPSC (N. A. Ansari) 5

Role of media in promotion of peace (M Naushad Ansari) 5

Maulanas and dargahs who are imparting superior modern education and competitive ability in the Muslim youth (Kaleem Kawaja) 5



Will the biases about terrorists remain permanent? (Ram Puniyani) 6 

Rahmani-30 hits success again  (M Naushad Ansari) 6

A dream come true: madrasa graduate (Ather Shazan, ummid.com) 6

First Muslim from Maha.  tribal dist in civil service (Ather Shazan, ummid.com) 6



Bomb blast at Nadwa (N.A. Ansari) 7

JIH raises national and international issues 7



The Grapes of wrath from Aurangabad: Ultra Hindu terrorism is more dangerous (Mustafa Khan) 8 



UP govt move to release Tariq Qasmi (Mohammad Shahid) 9



PIL to reinvestigate the shame of Konan-Poshpora           (Afsana Rashid) 10

UN intervention sought to check HR violations    (Afsana Rashid) 10

Militants still active: Army (Afsana Rashid) 10

India proves it can be Pak’s match any day (Afsana Rashid) 10

Studies Centre to be named after Tipu Sultan      10



Karnataka: Sonia Succeeds, Modi Fails! (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 11

Demographic Dividend and the Indian Muslims - ii (Aariz Mohammed) 11

Yet Another Scam 11


Men & Women In News

Saniyasnain Khan wins Sharjah Award 12

Mahajabeen: an icon of courage and commitment  (Syed Tanveer Ahmed, karnatakamuslims.com) 12


Special Report

Seminar on Shah Waliullah 13

Medical camp in Azamgarh 13

Repeal all draconian black laws 13

11-Year-Old Farman Knows Five Languages (Mohammad Nafees Iqbal, Pusad 13


Community News

Darul Qaza set up in Mumbai 14

Maulana Azad’s anthology of poems released    14

First instalment released to Khwaja University     14

Yaqub Bhai Zinga: NRI philonthropist       14

Haroon Yusuf’s illegal use of Waqf driver     (N. A. Ansari) 14

‘Umeed’, ‘Himayet’, and ‘Self Help’ organisations in J&K   14

Investigating agencies support Modi, says American report   14

More applications for Haj received in Gujarat than U.P.   14


Community News

Five-year sentence for SIMI activists    15

Minister calls employee’s wife for cancelling his transfer         (A. G. Khan) 15

NIA continues grilling villager         15

ADG Pande to be arrested     15

Guj ATS picks Shahid from Ujjain        15

Moin Khan tops PET exam   15

Kerala Muslim to receive kidney from Christian priest   15

RSS plan to explose bomb aborted      (A.G. Khan) 15

“Sisters” SOS to Namo ‘bhai’    15

85-year-old Nurjahan arrested for arson    15

“Saffron” Haj House? 15

Intrn’l Media House in need of Urdu mass media students 15

Muslims arrested in Udgir communal riots freed on bail  15

Jashn-e Bahaar Mushaira 15



Kristallnacht of the fascists in Dhaka  16

An Open Letter to diehard secularists who were chastising us for opposing the fascist government of Hasina Wajed (Zafarul-Islam Khan Editor, The Milli Gazette) 16



Israeli Massacre Of Deir Yassin (Dr. Elias Akleh) 17 



Pakistani Elections, Taliban and United States (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 18

Israeli racism has no limits! 18


Books from Pharos Media, publishers of MG 19


Islamic Perspective

Raising Confident Muslim Kids - i (Khafayah Abdulsalam) 20



Book: Syed Shahabuddin - Outstanding Voice of Muslim India, Compiler: Mushtqque Madni, Publisher: PA Inamdar, Pune, Year: 2013, Pages: 112+8 pages of photographs, Price: Rs 400 (Available from Pharos Media, see page 19) (Mohd. Zeyaul Haque) 21

Book: Democracy in India - A Hollow Shell, Authors: Arthur Bonner, Kancha Ilaiah, Suranjot Kumar Saha, Asghar Ali Engineer & Gerard Heuze, Year: 1994, Pages: 282, ISBN:1879383258, Publisher: The American University Press (Kavneet Singh) 21


MG Classifieds 22


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

Jamia Hamdard (Mohammad Zaki Naeem) 23

Online abuse (Mohd Zeyaullah Khan) 23

Momin Conference (Mohd. Shahanshah Ansari) 23

Heart breaking news from Karnataka  (Dr AH Maqdoomi Gulbarga) 23

Margaret Thatcher  (Farooq Abdul Gaffar Bawani) 23

Conspiracy to target Muslim women (G. Hasnain Kaif) 23

Why military and para-military force don’t reveal DATA (S. Haque) 23

The Indian Bravado (Maqdoomi) 23

China and India  (Syed Sultan Mohiddin) 23

Conspiracy ostracizing Muslim women organisations (Faheemuddin) 23

What are they doing against barbarous vulgarity? (Sultan A. Patel) 23

The Politics of Hate  (Mohammed Shahid Kamal KKU) 23

Book on Syed Shahabuddin (M Naushad Ansari) 23

Hinduism is not a religion  (Muhammad Abdus Samad) 23

Terror victims (Dr Mookhi Amir Ali) 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

Al-Ameen Residential Primary & High School 24

Foodsmiths  24

Publications of Dr. M. I. H. Farooqi 24

With best compliments from Kaleem Kawaja (Washington DC) 24