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  Muslim League - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Aga Khan III, one of the founders of the Muslim League
Muslim rule was established across northern India between the 7th century and the 14th centuries.
Muslims were about 23% of the population of British India, and were the majority of the population in Baluchistan, Bengal, Kashmir, North-West Frontier Province, Punjab and the Sindh region of the Bombay Presidency.
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 Gateway to Sikhism :Muslim League Attack on Sikhs and Hindus in the Punjab 1947   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
To surrender Amritsar to the Muslims would mean practically the writing off of Sikh history and admitting a status inferior to that of the Muslims in the Punjab-a status, in view of the past record and declared ambitions and methods of the Muslim League, of serfdom.
The Muslims of Amritsar began preparations for the attack on Hindus and Sikhs on the 4th March, the day on which the Hindu-Sikh students' procession was fired on by the Muslim police, and Muslim mobs and assassins had taken a good number of Hindu and Sikh lives in Lahore.
Muslim police are known to have gone about prowling of a night, to have sometimes called out of their homes Hindus and Sikhs and to have shot them dead on the spot.
allaboutsikhs.com /books/gst/chap-09.htm   (8760 words)

  
 Muslim Women's League
MWL is a nonprofit American Muslim organization working to implement the values of Islam and thereby reclaim the status of women as free, equal and vital contributors to society.
The Muslim Women's League condemns the kidnapping of Jill Carroll who is being used as a pawn to fulfill a political agenda.
The Muslim Women's League calls upon the religious leaders of Pakistan and other Muslim countries to begin a campaign of religious education of their people, emphasizing the principles of equality, justice and accountability as expressed in the Qur'an.
www.mwlusa.org   (756 words)

  
 The Ghost of Muslim League- Still haunting?
Muslim orthodoxy or its patrons in elite sections in the community with the sword of 'religious identity' and slogan - 'Islam is in danger' continuously challenged the political awakening in Indian society if it directly or indirectly affected their superior status and influence.
Bharati Muslims convention in November 1953 at Aligarh was the first attempt by a group of Muslims in this direction, which had a far reaching consequence in isolation of the Muslims from the rest of the population.
The Muslim elite carried forward the separatist legacy of Muslim League, which was basically meant to ensure that the Muslims are not absorbed in the Indian nation.
www.saag.org /papers9/paper865.html   (4486 words)

  
 Muslim League Attack on Sikhs and Hindus in the Punjab 1947   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Secondly, the Muslim League had been preparing the Muslims physically and militarily for such a fight, which when it came, the Hindus and Sikhs were caught unawares, and suffered heavily in the dead and in the injured, in women abducted and dishonoured, in property looted and houses and religious and educational places burnt.
The Muslim League regarded this Province as one of its especial preserves, for the population was overwhelmingly Muslim.
That the Muslim League was in alliance with the overwhelmingly large Muslim police of the Punjab and the Muslim officials, is beyond a doubt.
www.hinduunity.org /muslimleague.htm   (18567 words)

  
 Muslim League - Britannica Concise
The league was founded in 1906, and in 1913 it adopted self-government for India as its goal.
Muslim League - political group that led the movement calling for a separate Muslim nation to be created out of the partition of British India (1947).
At first the league was encouraged by the British and was generally favourable to their rule, but the organization adopted self-government for India as its goal in 1913.
concise.britannica.com /ebc/article-9372893   (511 words)

  
 About MWL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Muslim Women's League is a non-profit Muslim American organization working to implement the values of Islam and thereby reclaim the status of women as free, equal and vital contributors to society.
In addition, Muslim women experience discrimination at school or in the workplace, particularly in countries where Muslims are in the minority and elsewhere where religious Muslims are treated with disdain.
Muslim women today experience high rates of illiteracy, poverty, violence, exclusion and other problems that are sometimes perpetuated in the name of religion.
www.mwlusa.org /about.html   (554 words)

  
 Muslim League on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
MUSLIM LEAGUE [Muslim League] political organization of India and Pakistan, founded 1906 as the All-India Muslim League by Aga Khan III.
An early leader in the League, Muhammad Iqbal, was one of the first to propose (1930) the creation of a separate Muslim India.
Pak Muslim League Condemns Dismissal of Sharif Govt.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/M/MuslimL1e.asp   (1102 words)

  
 Muslim League --¬† Encyclop√¶dia Britannica
At first the league was encouraged by the British and was generally favourable to their rule, but the organization adopted self-government for India as its...
The movement among the Muslim population of the India-Pakistan subcontinent that culminated in the creation of Pakistan stemmed from the historical fact that, for more than six centuries before the effective domination of the British in India, Muslim soldiers and administrators had controlled a population in which Hindus were a numerical majority, although mass...
Though the Muslim quarter of India's population lagged behind the Hindu majority in uniting to articulate nationalist political demands, Islam had, since the founding of the Delhi sultanate in 1206, provided Indian Muslims with sufficient doctrinal mortar to unite them...
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9054459   (864 words)

  
 Foundation of All-India Muslim League
The Conference unanimously resolved that a political association styled as the All-India Muslim League be formed to promote among the Muslims the loyalty to the British government, to protect and advance the political rights and interests of Muslims, and to prevent the rise among Muslims of India of any feeling of hostility towards other communities.
At the sixth annual session of Muslim League held on March 22-23, 1913 at Lucknow, the Aga Khan resigned from the presidency.
In a meeting of the Council of the League, held on February 25, 1914, the Aga Khan was declared the Vice-President of Muslim League, and Sir Ali Muhammad Khan (1879-1931), the Raja of Mahmudabad was elected as the second President of Muslim League in the eight session at Bombay on December 30, 1915.
ismaili.net /histoire/history08/history824.html   (729 words)

  
 The Telegraph - Calcutta : Opinion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
One, the near absence of Muslim MLAs made it easy for the Muslim League to describe Congress raj as Hindu raj, to attribute the rising communal violence during the two years the Congress governments were in office to the Congress’s “Hindu” nature and to tar every policy initiative of the Congress with a Hindu brush.
The lesson was this: the “safeguards” designed to protect the interests of Muslim minorities, such as reserved seats, separate electorates and weightage (more seats than their percentage of the population) did not guarantee Muslim parties or politicians a share of political power.
He already had the allegiance of most Muslim politicians in Muslim minority provinces, thanks to critical misjudgments made by the Congress; now he had, in the face of an accelerating history and a common enemy, the grudging support of the Muslim leaders of Punjab and Bengal.
www.telegraphindia.com /1050807/asp/opinion/story_5083180.asp   (1413 words)

  
 Muslim League
Later, the League reformed into two separate factions: the Convention Muslim League (under Ayub) and the Council Muslim League.
The Council Muslim League, which had brought about the founding of Pakistan, was virtually eliminated from the political scene in the elections of 1970.
The Muslim League survived as a minor party in India after partition, and since 1988 has splintered into several groups, the most important of which is the Indian Union Muslim League.
www.factmonster.com /ce6/history/A0834583.html   (402 words)

  
 Founders of Pakistan pledged loyalty to British rule of India
Foundations of Pakistan - All-India Muslim League Documents: 1906 - 1947 is a compilation in two volumes, consisting of the proceedings of the annual sessions of the Muslim League from its inception to the founding of Pakistan.
The Muslim League, as is well-known, was the political and nationalist organisation which successfully campaigned to bring the state of Pakistan into existence under the leadership of Mr.
This was that Muslims were free both to practise their own faith and to propagate its teachings to others, and had the freedom not only to rebut Christian attacks on Islam, but to refute and demolish the doctrines of Christianity, the religion of the rulers.
www.muslim.org /light/92-6.htm   (1699 words)

  
 Establishment of All India Muslim League [1906]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The headquarters of the All India Muslim League was established in Lucknow, and Sir Aga Khan was elected as its first president.
To inculcate among Muslims a feeling of loyalty to the government and to disabuse their minds of misunderstandings and misconceptions of its actions and intentions.
Contrary to this, the widely accepted view is that the Muslim League was basically established to protect and advance the Muslim interests and to combat the growing influence of the Indian National Congress.
www.storyofpakistan.com /articletext.asp?artid=A031&Pg=2   (308 words)

  
 Pakistan Muslim League - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pakistan Muslim League (F), the Functional Muslim League or Pagara group.
Pakistan Muslim League (N), the Nawaz Sharif group.
This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pakistan_Muslim_League   (112 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Chaudhry Muhammad Ali
Afterwards, he began working in the financial sector of Indian government, and was also one of the highest ranking Muslim civil servants in the British Raj.
Upon the formation of Pakistan, Ali was made the Secretary General of the new nation and was instrumental to setting up a budget for the fledgling nation.
As the situation deteriorated, he resigned from both the position of Prime Minister, and from the Muslim League.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Chaudhry_Muhammad_Ali   (302 words)

  
 SLAM! Sports - Basketball News - Muslim league bringing communities together
And maybe it raises awareness of aspects of Muslim way of life that they may not have been aware of before.
I-Slam is a Sunday summer league that's grown into two separate leagues of nine teams and 80 players per league, as well as an annual tournament in March with over 480 players.
The mosque, while ideal for practising Muslims, soon became too constrictive, and the league has moved to an athletic facility at the University of Toronto's Erindale campus.
slam.canoe.ca /Slam/Basketball/News/2005/07/30/1153608-sun.html   (903 words)

  
 Pakistan Muslim League (Q) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Pakistan Muslim League (Q), or PML-Q, is a centrist political party in Pakistan, dervied from the original Pakistan Muslim League which had laid foundation of the state of Pakistan.
PML-Q was formed in 2001, when the Pakistan Muslim League fractured into several parties, of which the PML-Q was by far the largest.
Most members of the original PML now are part of the PML-Q. See also
www.newalbany.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Pakistan_Muslim_League_(Q)   (161 words)

  
 THE CABINET MISSION AND THE MUSLIM LEAGUE DIRECT ACTION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Punjab, called corner-stone of Pakistan-was the one province in which the Muslim League had not been able to form a ministry.
A mere majority of Muslims seats would not do-for in the Punjab, out of its 175 seats, as many as about 87 worked out to be non-Muslim, as some of the special constituencies like the University, Labour, Commerce and Landlords went to non-Muslims.
It was limited by certain terms of reference, and could not go beyond framing a constitution for a limited centre, which would leave the three groups-two of them Muslim-majority-practically independent.
www.bharatvani.org /books/mla/ch2.htm   (7644 words)

  
 Legal Document No 68--Pakistan Resolution of the Lahore Session of the all India Muslim League, February 22-March 4, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Legal Document No 68--Pakistan Resolution of the Lahore Session of the all India Muslim League, February 22-March 4, 1940
Pakistan Resolution of the Lahore Session of the all India Muslim League,
Resolved that it is the considered view of this Session of the All-India Muslim League that no constitutional plan would be workable in this country or acceptable to the Muslims unless it is designed on the following basis principles, viz.
www.kashmir-information.com /LegalDocs/68.html   (71 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Pakistan Muslim League Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
There are five political parties in the Parliament of Pakistan bearing the name 'Pakistan Muslim League '' Pakistan Muslim League Pakistan Muslim League Pakistan Muslim League Pakistan Muslim League P...
Pakistan Muslim League (Z) This is a disambiguation page; that is, one that points to other pages that might otherwise have the same name.
If you followed a link here, you might want to go back and fix that link to point to the appropriate specific page.
www.ipedia.com /pakistan_muslim_league.html   (129 words)

  
 The Official Website of Indian Union Muslim League   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Official Website of Indian Union Muslim League
Government is all set to implement strategic reforms in all the sectors of development.
League is always on the forefront to cut down terrorism and Fascism
www.iumlonline.com   (61 words)

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