Tag Archives: Mumbai Attacks

Remembering 26/11

A government is as good and as responsible as its citizens. MJ Akbar recently wrote, “The politician will only be as resolute as the citizen, and our sensitivities have been dulled by a culture of complacence.” If we want a more secure India – we have to be a part of it. Our response to terrorism can’t be piecemeal. We need to fix the system. If we uncover some unsavory truths along the way – let it be. But never again. Continue reading

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26/11 And Urdu Press

26/11 has evolved Urdu journalism: this was the first time that leading newspapers devoted many special pages to a tragedy. News was not just covered from the ‘Muslim point of view’ as is widely believed, but from the human angle as well. Continue reading

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Helping Terrorists, One House At A Time

Real estate agents and brokers in Surat are initiating an illegal and dangerous move to not to rent out apartments or shops to Muslims in Surat. It is an off-hand response to a complex problem and plays directly into the hands of terrorists. Continue reading

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Sorry Sakina, My Friend, For Letting You Down

Some in India take it as a right to decide who has to be included and who has to be excluded, and their prejudices towards Muslims showcases this. Continue reading

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A Poem On Mumbai Attacks

A beautiful and thought provoking poem on the Mumbai attacks penned by social activist Gauhar Raza directed towards secular friends who have fallen for the false propaganda of the killers. Continue reading

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Vinaash Kale Vipreet Budhi

Bharat Karnad, a Professor at Council of Policy Research (CPR) India, calls for “overt and covert policing of the minority community in India” to address the issue of terrorism. It seems a classic case of vinaash kaale, vipreet buddhi. Continue reading

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5 Things Muslims Should Have Done!

A muslim in India, has the same responsibility to protect his country as any other citizen. Not burying the terrorists is not good enough. A list of 5 things Indian Muslims should have done after the Mumbai attacks. Continue reading

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Lies of the Lashkar

The terrorist’s claim of being an Indian Muslim was a blatant lie to create more trouble among Hindus and Muslims Continue reading

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Muslims Too Silent About Mumbai

It is time that every porous passage from Algeria, Egypt, and Morocco to Spain, Afghanistan, and Pakistan is permanently sealed, caves are blown, supply of food and fuel is cut, mules are slaughtered, and their blood is used to inscribe: Terrorists rot in hell! Continue reading

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Mumbai Carnage, Wish It Was The Last Horror!

The only effective way to remove the cancer of terrorism is to leave the hubris of the 20th century behind, ushering a new peaceful and just millennium by adhering to the International Charter of Human Rights and strengthening the United Nations. Continue reading

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