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CRESCENT CRISIS & IMPLICATIONS

Paper No. 1042                                                  02/07/2004

Guest Column-by Gaurang Bhatt

There is a seething cauldron of witches brew stretching from Saudi Arabia, Iraq to Afghanistan and Pakistan with no resolution in sight for the foreseeable future and with cataclysmic implications for the rest of the world. 

SECTARIAN IDENTITIES OF MUSLIMS:" a house divided”

Paper No. 1047                                                      05/07/2004

by R. Upadhyay

MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD - A key to Communal politics in India

Paper No. 1072                                                             30/07/2004

by R.Upadhyay 

The term Muslim brotherhood, Islamic solidarity or pan-Islamism are all rooted to the Quranic concept of the word 'Umma', which originally meant community but later referred to  the followers of Prophet Mohammed. 

MUSLIMS AND INDIAN COMMUNISTS - Strange Allies?

Paper NO. 1107                                                                     01/09/2004

by R.Upadhyay 

IMAM ALI, NAJAF & OTHER SHRINES- Buddhist influence in Islam.

Paper No. 1108                                                                06/09/2004

by K. Gajendra Singh

PAK ARMY RESHUFFLE & AFTER

Paper No. 1138                              04/10/2004

by B.Raman

MINORITY SEPARATISM IN INDIA: THE MUSLIM MINORITY

Paper No. 1144                                                          18/10/2004

by  B.Raman

(Text of a paper presented  at a conference on “Ethnic Minorities and Great Power Strategies in Asia”  held at Honolulu from October 12 to 14,2004, under the auspices of  the Asia Pacific Centre for Security Studies” )--------------

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