December 2018

Editorial

Reason and Logic

In this milieu of irrationalism, which appears to be growing and spreading, Muslims have another challenge to face. After the universal traits of… more »

Letters

Letters to the Editor

On Job Portal, Medical Benefits, Riba and Interest and more…

The Qur’an

Verses from Surah 26: Al-Shu`ara’ (The Poets) [ 192 – 209 ]

Tafsir and Commentary from Ishraq Al Ma’ani

The Hadith

The Signs of a Believer

Authentic Ahadith with Commentary

News Flashes

Flashes from the Muslim World

Alif Global School Logo Launched, Step Closer for Islamic Banking, Abu Dhabi Hosts Inclusive Citizenship Forum, Role of Technology in Improving Service to Pilgrims, Mosques Seek Twitter Ban and more…

Children’s Column

Children’s Column

How to get closer to Allah, A Bamboo Tree, Crossword Quiz

Contemporary Issue

Too Weak to Cry: The Children of Yemen

Millions of people have been left in need of aid amidst the war in Yemen. The UN is hoping for peace talks to… more »

Society

Rediscovering a Sense of Purpose: the Challenge for Western Think-Tanks

If independent think-tanks work together around converging principles, then they can contribute to the emergence, for the first time, of an inclusive international… more »

Human Rights

The Rohingya Exodus: ‘The British Still Hold Values!’

Few independent human rights experts have any faith in the internal inquiry set up by the Burmese government. British Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt,… more »

Contemporary Issue

The Revolution Guided by the Crooks?*

The seventh anniversary of the killing of the Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi on October 20, 2011 provides us with an opportunity to reassess those dramatic… more »

Book Review

Israel’s Secret Assassinations

Reviewer: Rod Such Book: Rise and Kill First: The Secret History of Israel’s Targeted Assassinations Author: Ronen Bergman, Publisher: Random House (2018)  … more »

Reflection

Interviews with American Women (Part-1)

The extracts provided herein under are from the book, Daughters of Another Path, by Carol Anway. It showcases, in brief, experiences of different… more »

Miscellany

The British Museum Launches the Islamic World Gallery!

 In collaboration with Albukhary Foundation in Malaysia, a new Islamic culture gallery at the British Museum in London opened its doors and welcomed visitors on… more »