• In memory of Razan al-Najjar

    Published on : 07 06 2018

    The 21-year-old paramedic was shot and killed by Israeli soldiers while trying to aid wounded protesters near the Gaza-Israel separation fence. Many Israelis either refuse to believe she was actually killed or claim that her killing was somehow justified.

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  • Abu Hanifah an-Nu’man

    Published on : 20 02 2018

    It is a well-known fact that Muslims follow some basic schools of thought in matters of Islamic Jurisprudence, other than questions of faith and fundamentals of worship and legal practices.

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  • Al-Quds and the Muslim world II

    Published on : 14 01 2018

    In Part I last week I mentioned the undiplomatic and mischievous action by President Trump in relocating the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, an action against UN resolutions and international agreements.

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  • Al-Quds and the Muslim world: Part – I

    Published on : 28 12 2017

    We have come to expect anything from President Trump, as we did from President Bush. The latter showed his character by attacking Iraq (together with PM Blair) on flimsy grounds, and President Trump has shown his hand by moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem, known as Al-Quds, Baitul Maqdis and Baitul Muqaddas to Muslims.

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  • Why Do Muslims Love Jerusalem?

    Published on : 19 12 2017

    If you have a Muslim co-worker, friend, or neighbor, you might have caught them one time or another slipping away to complete one of their five daily prayers.

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  • The Rohingya crisis: What’s happened to human solidarity?

    Published on : 07 12 2017

    Nobody argues any more about what is happening in Myanmar. The United Nations, international human rights organisations and world capitals all agree that the war being waged on the Rohingya Muslims is a clear example of ethnic cleansing and genocide.

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  • Blessings of Hifz: A Mother’s Story

    Published on : 25 11 2017

    When my older brother finished memorizing the Qur’an and started leading taraweeh back in the late 90s, it wasn’t all that common for children born in the US to have completed hifz, especially without going overseas.

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  • We Need Ulama

    Published on : 01 11 2017

    There, in Baluchistan, was a clear need to scholars who can instruct people towards the teachings of Islam and guide them in their daily life. For this purpose, Allah chose Shaikh-ul-Hadith Mawlana Mohammad Yousuf Husseinpour. When Allah intends goodness for a nation, He provides them good guides.

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  • Expelled from Home, Caught in Neighbors’ Purgatory

    Published on : 31 10 2017

    Myanmar’s Muslim minority, Rohingya have been described by the UN as “the most friendless people in the world”.

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  • Taj Mahal: ‘Symbol of India’ or mere Muslim tomb?

    Published on : 18 10 2017

    Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World, attracting more than six million tourists a year. It attracts more tourists than any place in India, but the monument it seems is out of favour from the government of Uttar Pradesh (UP), where it is located.

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