February 2016

Letters

Letters to the Editor

On Films on Youtube, Triple Talaq, Muslim Terrorists, Bank Dealings, and more…

The Qur’an

Verses from Surah al-Mu’minun (78 – 90)

Tafsir and Commentary from Ishraq Al Ma’ani

The Hadith

On Restraining Anger

Authentic Ahadith with Commentary

News Flashes

Flashes from the Muslim World

Qataris are leading investors, Trump is dumped, Winners of King Faisal Prize, and more…

Children’s Column

Children’s Column

The Qur’an for Young Hearts, Emperor Penguins, and more…

Essay

Breaking World Records, Glass Houses and Dumb Laws (Part-2)

Of late, scores of individuals and organisations have become masters at the art of throwing stones from the proverbial ‘glass houses.’

Media

The Farce of Western Free Speech

In practice, Western values like ‘human rights’ and ‘freedom of expression’ are no more than chimera. They are empty slogans.

Feature

Fruits of the Qur’an (Part-2)

The Qur’an is replete with frequent reference to fruits / fruit both in the literal sense of the word as well as figuratively.

Society

Group Dynamics in Islam

Islam encourages people to make decisions through mutual consultation of the group members.

Human Rights

The Plight and Persecution of the Rohingyas in Myanmar

Muslims in the whole of Buddhist-governed Southeast Asian Myanmar face persecution, but the Rohingya minority community is suffering the most.

Report

Second Hi-Tech Workshop for Young Ulema

A recent five-day workshop focusses on introducing Ulema trainees to the methodologies of research and its importance.