Rising Hindutva fascism against minorities under Modi

Bound to  divide communities and destabilise India.

By Latheef Farook

Ever since  Narendra Modi waselectedPrime Minister two years ago theRSS,Rastriya Swayam Sevak, began implementing its fascist Hindutva agenda against Muslims, so called low caste Hindus called Dalits and Christians.

Under the guise of protecting cows, RSS thugs calling  themselves” Cow Vigilante”have unleashed medieval style barbarityonMuslims ,cruelty towards  Dalits and death for  Hindus converting to other religions.

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Kashmiri Muslims Endless Suffering

What others said about latest uprising

By Latheef Farook

In the latest political uprising in Kashmir, eruptedfollowing the killing of 22 year old Hisbul Mujahideen Commander4 Burhan Wani on 8 July 2016, 48 people were killed and more than 3000 were injured.

According to New Delhi based NDTV the Indian armed forces shot at protestorsusing pelletguns aimed at faces blinding for life even children as young as five. Two weeks later Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh visited the state on 23 July 2016 with an appeal to armedforces to exercise maximum restraint.

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Dr Zakir Naik and Indian Media

by Latheef Farook  : 

About twenty years ago when I was looking after Bahrain covering Saudi Arabia too for Dubai based daily Gulf News, Islamic scholar Dr Zakir Naik visited  our office.

I have heard about him and watched his thought provoking speeches on Islam and comparative religion from modern perspective, yet never had an opportunity to meet him. Thus my curiosity to meet him.

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Al Aqsa, the first qibla of the Muslims

qudsby Latheef Farook  :  

Masjid Al Aqsa, the first qibla of the Muslims, second oldest masjid after Makkah and the third most important holy place in Islam after Makka and Madina is located in the city of Jerusalem known to Muslims worldwide as Al Quds (The Holy) or Baitul Muqaddis (The House of Holiness).

The historical significance of the Masjid Al-Aqsa in Islam lies in the fact that the early Muslims turned towards it in prayer for a period of around seventeen months after the hijra or migration to Medina in 624 AC. Thus it became the qibla (direction) that Muslims faced for prayer.

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Tony Blair, Chilcot Report and the UNP led Government

lf daily mirrorAfter losing more than two dozen elections the United National Party, UNP, was voted to power last year. The entire Muslim community voted for UNP to free themselves from the post-war persecution of Muslims by the Mahinda Rajapaksa regime.

However dismissing Muslim sentiments the UNP led coalition aligned itself, virtually unconditionally with the United States led British, French and Israeli   neo con war mongers who have unleashed, world-wide a barbaric war against Islam and Muslims, destroyed several Muslim countries, killed millions of Muslims, forcing out millions of them into refugee camps and to cross the mighty oceans facing death for hundreds of them in deep waters and the rest finally ending up in European streets as beggars.

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‘Americans are pro-torture and proud of it’

us israeli me2by CJ Werleman  :   

On the campaign trail, Donald Trump has made repeated promises to violate the Geneva Convention by reintroducing the use of torture for enemy combatants. “ISIS are chopping heads off and drowning people in steel cages, and we won’t even water-board a few terrorists,” said Trump at a recent GOP presidential debate. Americans, having endured shame, humiliation and global condemnation for the Bush/Cheney torture program, were outraged.

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