16-31 October 2010

Table of Contents


We will never accept second class citizenship (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 1

Cartoon MG/Yusuf 1


Issue / Opinion

A Tale of Two Mosques (Ali Khan Mahmudabad) 2

Ayodhya dispute: crime pays (Salman Sultan) 2

A PIL: Mahabali vs. Indian State (Karthick RM) 2



Aastha outweighs history and proofs: part of Babri land given to Muslims in charity (Manzar Mehdi) 3

Ajmer Sharif was a Shiv mandir and Jama Masjid is Soorya mandir: RSS activist

(NA Ansari) 3

Malerkotla Muslims restore Church (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 3



Absconding Israeli drug-dealer is back home 4

Sohrabuddin case: anticipatory bail for two 4

Conspiracy to create sectarian differences among J&K Muslims 4

BJP gropes in the dark as Sadhus and Sants take lead (Mohammad Naushad Khan) 4

West Bengal increases OBC quota for Muslims 4

Six hundred women missing in Bhopal in seven months 4

Case filed against state president of Hindu Yuva Vahini for kidnapping two youths 4

More than 8000 farmers committed suicide during BJP-run M.P.



Congress played secret role in High Court’s Ayodhya verdict: Bukhari (NA Ansari) 5

Aur Ek Sach mirrors society (Tarique Anwar)5

Kalbe Abid, Sadiq, Jawad and Babri Masjid (Haider Abbas) 5


Babri Demolished Again

Babri issue: the historical context (Haider Abbas) 6



Babri judgement has ominous ramifications for minority communities (John Dayal) 7

Conclusion of (p.no. 6) 7


Babri Issue

Justice sacrificed at the altar of “faith” and “peace” (Tarique Anwar) 8

“Allahabad verdict on Babri Masjid is Extra-legal & exceeds the Mandate of the Supreme Court” 8


Babri Issue

Conclusion of p.no. (8) 9



Narendra Modi is Hitler even for BJP candidates (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Helpless Muslims want compensation (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

Uncontested victory of 3 Muslims BJP candidates (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10

BJP MLA guilty in earth quake scam (AH Lakhani) 10

Amit Shah misusing medical attention (AH Lakhani) 10

Amit Shah bail application rejected (Abdul Hafiz Lakhani) 10


Human Rights / Terrorism

Jama Masjid firing: IM hoax (AG Khan) 11

Brave Salim chased attackers 11

Huge explosive materials found 11

J&K: more killed by soldiers than terrorists 11

Army training women for arms in J&K 11

Eight Kandhmal rioters convicted 11

Jailers booked for torturing inmates 11

Poor mother forced to sell son for Rs 400 11

Dubbed a “Pakistani,” Indian spends 10 years in jail 11



Options for Kashmiri leaders (Balraj Puri) 12

Babri Verdict is denial of Basic Rights and Rule of Law (Arshi Khan) 12



Commit a crime, be rewarded: Ayodhya verdict (Ram Puniyani) 13



Ayodhya & Kashmir (Nilofar Suhrawardy) 14

The Second Demolition of Babri (Nivedita Menon) 14

Extremism can sabotage national unity over Babri (Mustafa Khan) 14


Jammu & Kashmir

Dateline Srinagar: Afsana Rashid 15

Omar Abdullah demands final solution for J&K 15

Protests and curfews continue 15

Geelani lashes out at OIC 15



VN Rai: IPS officer who admonished his colleagues (AG Khan) 16


Special Reports

WAMY holds 11th conference at Jakarta (Our Own Correspondent) 17

Irfan’s cartoons exhibition (Mazin Khan) 17

Sahulat microfinance network in India 17

Muslim keeper of ancient temples 17

Cartoon M/G Yusuf 17


Babri Issue

Discussion on legal implications of Ayodhya verdict 18

Bukhari warns against reconciliation move (Abdul Bari Masoud) 18

Shia leaders reject VHP’s Ayodhya proposal 18

Ayodhya verdict yet another blow to secularism: Sahmat 18

Why didn’t Tulsidas mention Ram temple demolition? (ANS) 18

Babri effect (Mustafa Khan) 18

Ram of Hindutva vs. Ram of Saint Kabir (ummid.com) 18


Babri Issue

Babri “Quote-Unquote” 19


Community News

AMU wins legal battle (Rahat Abrar) 20

State to decide mercy jobs for riot victims: Gujarat HC 20

Indian Muslim League to contest in Bihar elections 20

1700 students denied fee reimbursement by UP govt (TCN ) 20

Babri could not be saved, now save Ayodhya’s communal peace: Hashim Ansari (Manzar Mehdi) 20

Islamic banking is a democratic system: Krishna Iyer 20


Community News

SIO Mumbra organizes aptitude test 21

KTS Tulsi accuses Shah of threatening witness 21

Gujarat govt rejects re-probe into Haren Pandya case 21

Kalyan Singh cold-shouldered in Faizabad (Manzar Mehdi) 21

Summon to Tauqir Raza for calling for Taslima’s murder 21

Jamia offers free coaching of poor candidates 21

Dalits moving out of Karnataka due to harassment 21

Tulsi Das’s Ramayana in Urdu 21

Dr Taqi Aabdi’s Kulliyat-e-Ghalib Faarsi released in Tehran 21


Community News

HC rules cousin marriage illegal 22

MG comment (Zafarul-Islam Khan) 22

Yet another record price for Raza’s painting 22

High Court orders CBI probe: Malegaon witness missing 22

While Kashmir burnt, Omar fiddled with iPod 22

Zadaphia, Gondia abstain from SIT interrogation 22

Mystery remains unsolved in Sohrabuddin witness attack 22

The Silver Jubilee of the Association of Indian Muslims of America 22

Mixed reactions over hacked teacher’s dismissal 22

Lokhit movement celebrates silver jubilee 22



It is Official: The US is a Police State (Paul Craig Roberts) 23

Tapes describe U.S. servicemen killing for sport in Afghanistan (CNN) 23

China releases white paper on human rights 23

“Insulting Symbols of Sunni Brothers Forbidden”: Khamenei

(shiitenews.com - 4 Oct 10) 23


Egyptian bishop insults Quran 23



Deepak Chopra’s cloaked assault on Islam (Abdus Sattar Ghazali) 24



Cyberwar Against Iran (Robert Dreyfuss) 25

Pentagon destroyed 10,000 copies of army officer's book 25

TV series on Hazrat Umar, second Caliph of Islam 25

Report on Gaza Flotilla Examines Israel and Flotilla Narratives (The Timeline & Inconsistencies Report ) 25



Obama’s undeclared war against Pakistan (Karamatullah K. Ghori) 26



Yet another sterile book on madrasas (Book: Madrasa Education & Modern India: a study, Author: Saral Jhingaran, Publisher: Manohar, Daryaganj, New Delhi, Year: 2010, Pages: 424, Price: Rs 1050, HB, ISBN: 978-81-7304-856-2 (Dr AG Khan) 27


Islamic Perspectives

On Women’s Rights in Islam - ii (Asghar Ali Engineer) 28

Who do I marry? (Yawar Baig) 28


MG Classifieds 29


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

MG (Shakeel Ahmad Frank, Yunus Chitalwala) 30

Gujarati edition of Who Killed Karkare (Sultan Akhtar U Patel) 30

Greeting by namaste (Madhu Agarwal) 30

Saffron Terror (A. Hameed Yousuf) 30

From classroom to Police lines (Shakeel Ahmad Frank) 30

Babri imbroglio (Syed Shahabuddin, Karamat Ghori, Ghulam Muhammed, Dr Mookhi Amir Ali, Farzana Z Khan, Syed Sultan Mohidin, Aziz Mubaraki, Mohd Ziyaullah Khan, Zohra Javed, Mushtaque Madni, S.M.Pasha, Asif Patel) 30


Rejoinder / Opinion / Letters

RSS and SIMI two sided of the same coin: Rahul (A. Hameed Yousuf) 31

Digvijay’s "SMS" (Dr Mookhi Amir Ali) 31

Personal Law issues (Habib Mohamed) 31

Kashmir imbroglio (Farooq Abdul Gaffar Bawani, Nasir Hussain, ) 31

Fate of Muslims (Dr. Abdul Hameed Maqdoomi) 31

Practice Gandhian principles (G Hasnain Kaif) 31

Different law for rich and poor (Subhash Chandra Agarwal) 31

Villagers set ablaze man for raping (Faheemuddin) 31

Defeat the Congress (Atiq Khan) 31

CWG Village (Mirza Yawar Baig) 31

An insult to entire humanity (Sultan A Patel) 31

Charity or heritage (Xavier William) 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


Free Online Health Consultation 29

Urdu Book Review 29

India’s first and only Scientific and Informative Urdu 29

Scientific Commentary of Suratul Fatihah Dr E Kazim 32

Ram Janmabhoomi banaam Babri Masjid 32

Who Killed Karkare? (Urdu, Hindi, English and Gujarati) 32