Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Authors Posts by Tanveer Jafri

Tanveer Jafri

Tanveer Jafri is an award-winning journalist and peace activist, based in India, covering communal harmony and social activities.

Assam Saddened By Death of Soccer Superstar Ronin Sangma

Sangma began his football career in 1977 as a sub junior player. His first appearance led the Karbi Anglong sub junior team to victory for two consecutive times.

Is Islam Equated With Terrorism?

The Muslim again replied in affirmative. The Jew got excited. He recited Kalma in front of the Muslim and after due process, got converted into a Muslim. Just after accepting Islam the converted Jew expressed his temptation to have alcohol

Minorities Unsafe in Pakistan

Pakistan's minorities which are being targeted include Shias, Ahmedias, Hindus, Sikhs and Christians. Pakistani Hindus visiting India often refuse to go back to their home country.

Pakistan in a Catch-22

The killing of Osama Bin Laden in a raid by the US Navy SEALs in Abbottabad, near Islamabad did not only widen the rift between the US & Pakistan, but also exposed the true nature of Pakistan's state policy vis-a-vis terrorism.

Iran Refuses to Bow Down

In recent days, rhetoric of war has escalated between the US and Iran. The US naval warship USS Lincoln is said to be moving towards the Persian Gulf.

What are The Limits of ‘Freedom of Expression’?

It is true that the concept of freedom of expression is so abstract that its usage not only hurt people's sentiments; at the same time, this tool of freedom is used to suppress others' freedom of speech.

Is Social Business a Remedy for a Poverty-Free Society?

Prof Yunus terms it as Social Business, a form of business that seeks to solve social problems. And his latest book describes all about 'the new kind of capitalism that serves humanity's most pressing needs'.

Is An Attack on Iran Imminent?

The United Nations agency IAEA has several times expressed its concern over the Iranian nuclear programme. In its latest report, the IAEA has said that it has 'credible' information that 'Iran has carried out activities

India’s Politics Becomes Convenient Tool for Illegal Wealth Accumulation

But unfortunately, their dream is being crushed by the excessive ambition, hunger for power and self-centered style of politics of our representatives.

‘Ideological Terrorism’ Considered The Biggest Threat to Mankind

But those canny 'intellectuals', demagogues and fundamentalists who are indeed responsible for such acts, go scot-free. These clowns clandestinely support, advocate and perpetuate such insane acts. In the garb of a politician, social activist, god