Monthly Archives: April 2008

CK Jaffer Sharief – A Resigned Man

The drama surrounding CK Jaffer Sharief’s resignation. Continue reading

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Book Review – Alwaleed: Businessman, Billionaire, Prince

Syed Ali Mujtaba reviews Alwaleed: Businessman, Billionaire, Prince written by Riz Khan. Continue reading

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Mehr Ali And Sher Ali – Qawwali At UCLA Royce Hall

Couple of nights back (24, April, 08) came an unanticipated opportunity to watch and listen to two of great contemporary Pakistani Sufi Qawwali singers at famous UCLA Royce Hall. The concert was titled, Qawwali Music of Pakistan: Sufi devotional music. … Continue reading

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The Last Mughal

Inam Abidi Amrohvi review William Dalrymple’s historical narrative, ‘The Last Mughal, The Fall of a Dynasty, Delhi 1857′. Continue reading

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Islam, Muslims And Terrorism

Is there anything to the allegation that Islam and terrorism are related? Continue reading

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HT Creates “Terror Links”

Hindustan Times tries to prove a non-existent relationship between SIMI and Jamiat-e-Islami Hind. Continue reading

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Crafting An Antidote For Extremism

Indians’ search for a suitable image. Continue reading

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Indian Muslims Against Terrorism

Analysis of the spate of recent anti-terrorism conferences hosted by Indian Muslims Continue reading

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Muslims Should Adopt Advocacy Instead Of Protests

Instead of protesting, Muslims should adopt advocacy methods to alleviate problems. Continue reading

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Geert Wilders spreading ‘Fitna’

Through a caricature kind of anti-Islamic movie it is Geert Wilders who is spreading Fitna Continue reading

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