August 2013

Editorial

Charlatan & Co.

The Prophet emphasized different things during different talks. Consequently, believers in his Message must understand that the correctness of their actions and attitudes in life

Contemporary Issue

UK Soldier and Veteran Suicides ‘Outstrip Afghan Deaths’

More British soldiers and veterans took their own lives in 2012 than died fighting the Taliban in Afghanistan over the same period.

Human Rights

‘I Am Sorry That It Has Come to This’: A Soldier’s Last Words

On June 10, 2013, Daniel (a US war veteran) wrote the following letter to his family before taking his life. Daniel was 30 years old.

Analysis

Egypt: Coup d’etat – Act Two

‘The Egyptian army has not returned to politics for the simple reason that it has never left.’

News Flashes

Flashes from the Muslim World

INDIA Unity of Ummah need of the hour “Unity among Muslims has been, and will remain, an imperative in every age, but it… more »
Society

Senior Vatican Cleric Arrested in Money Smuggling Case

A senior Catholic cleric arrested for plotting to help rich friends smuggle tens of millions of euros in cash.

Essay

Spotting People of the Qur’an

‘Subhan’Allah, how we have no idea how close someone really is to Allah, what their rank is with Him, and what their rank might be with him after only a few minutes…’

Children’s Column

YMD Children’s Column

The Qur’an for Young Hearts – 40 Important Notes 1:The translation of the Qur’an being presented here is interpretative. It is meant for… more »