Zafarul Islam Khan is one of the Indian Muslim journalists and author, who is working as an editor and publisher for The Milli Gazette focusing the issues related to the Muslim community.

Born on 12th March 1948, Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh, India, he is associated as a chairman of Charity Alliance, which is involved in relief and welfare work in India.

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Caption: Zafarul Islam Khan


Zafarul Islam Khan ‘s Early Life

Zafarul Islam was born in Muslim family, from Maulana Wahiduddin Khan (father) and Sabea Khan (mother) in the city of Azamgarh, India. His father was a Muslim thinker and runs Islamic Centre in New Delhi.

He was studying masters in Islamic history at Cairo University in 1978 and later he completed his Ph.D. in Islamic Studies from the University of Manchester in 1987.

He is married to Habiba Ansari on 6th September 1972 and has a big family with seven children.

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Caption: Zafarul Islam Khan giving speech at London-based Muslim Institute, New Delhi


Zafarul Islam Khan ‘s Experience and Career

Zafarul Islam started his career working as a translator (announcer) in Radio Cairo in 1972-73 and later he worked with a Libyan Foreign Minister as a translator (editor) from 1973 to 1979.

During his Ph.D., he worked as a senior researcher in Muslim Institute, London, which helped him to experience different information the related field. Returning back to India, he performed as a lecturer and expert in the methodology of research, Academy Staff College, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.

Being an editor, he has worked in Mushlimedia News and Features Services (London), Orient Press International News and Features Services (New Delhi),  Muslim and Arab Perspectives (New Delhi), Journal of Islamic History (New Delhi), The Milli Gazette newspaper and Muslim India monthly magazine.

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Caption: Dr. Zafarul Islam Khan in All Muslim Majlise Mushawarat


He has been working so long for the Muslim community and during the interview in he raised the voice about “no tangible proof of Muslim’s involvement in terrorism” in India. HE is also famous for commentator radio and tv channels such as BBC Arabic and Jazeera.

Besides his career in editing and journalism, he is also an author and has translated over 40 books in  Arabic, English, and Urdu which was published internationally in the city of Kuwait, Cario, Beirut, London and Delhi since 1968.

Zafarul Islam Khan ‘s Net Worth

Zafarul Islam is one of the experienced journalists who has worked nationally and internationally. Though there is no exact information regarding his net worth: it is certain fact that he is living an honest and decent lifestyle through his career in journalism and researcher.

Working as a journalist, he has given his lifetime to this field and still he is working as an editor for the Milli Gazette, Indin Muslim’s Leading English Newspaper.