By Kuldip Nayar, India
Courtesy and Thanks: Daily Dawn, Dec. 12, 2008
The assassinated Benazir Bhutto told me in London a few months before returning to Pakistan that she would have “a borderless subcontinent”
It is a shame that only 13 out of 760 MPs were present recently to pay tribute to the watch and ward personnel shot dead on Dec 13 in the 2001 attack on the Indian parliament. I was then a member of the Rajya Sabha. The house had finished question hour and some members had called it a day. I was one of them.
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Maulana Wahiduddin Khan on Tackling Terrorism
Please note: Maulana Wahiduddin Khan is a Delhi-based Islamic scholar. He can be contacted on firstname.lastname@example.org.
It is given in the Quran in these words: ‘Peace is the best’. (4:128)
Sufis have adopted this formula of Quran, which they call: Sulh-e-kul. It means ‘Peace with all’.
There is a verse in the Quran: ‘Don’t be extremist in your religion’. (4: 171)
A Quranic verse says that: ‘Whoever killed one single innocent human being should be looked upon as though he had killed all mankind (5:32),’
Terrorism is an international menace. Everyone condemns it but the question is: How to cope with terrorism? I would like to give the answer to this question in brief. First of all, we have to define what is terrorism. In Islam, only one kind of war is permissible, that is defensive war. This holds true only when the war becomes a necessity.
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Sindhi Sangat presents on Saturday 20th December 2008 at 10:00 PM India time in “Sindhi Surhaan” سنڌي سرهاڻ Sindhi TV prg On DD – Gujarati Satellite TV channel( Dish TV # 872 – Tata Sky 871) Interview with Dada Ram Jethmalani during his visit to Dubai to attend.
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