August 2017


An Evil Foreboding?

Lack of enthusiasm for life and its activities, chronic laziness, lethargy, and negativity, are diseases that seem to have struck the Ummah at a wide scale.


Letters to the Editor

On Innovative vs Innovative, Matrimonial, Da`wah Site and more…

The Qur’an

Verses from Surah 25: Al-Furqan (The Criterion)

Tafsir and Commentary from Ishraq Al Ma’ani

The Hadith

The Qudsi (Sacred) Hadith

Authentic Ahadith with Commentary

News Flashes

Flashes from the Muslim World

Islamic Banking Assets, To Boost Gas Production, All Pilgrims from Qatar are welcome, Islamophobia continues to increase, Award Winner Urges Review of Islamic Political Thought

Children’s Column

Children’s Column

The Qur’an for Young Hearts, Don’t Be Shocked – The Following Are About You..!, Are We Missing the Point in Islam?


China Tech: Interesting Bits and Pieces

For whatever reasons, the American media do not much cover technological advance in China. Ignorance? Arrogance? Is it just the American tendency to… more »


The Devastation of Mosul

The battle for Mosul has opened the door to ethnic and sectarian cleansing and counter-cleansing, as the winners in the war seek to… more »


First of Humankind Found in Morocco

The idea that modern people evolved in a single ‘cradle of humanity’ in East Africa some 200,000 years ago is no longer tenable,… more »


The New Gilded Age Contains the Seeds of Its Own Collapse

Though the rich have successfully controlled the U.S. political economy since the Reagan era, at some point the populist backlash will swell enough… more »


Indian Muslims – Looking Ahead

The time has come for Indian Muslims to rethink their very existence in this country. We are Indians by choice. We love our… more »


Khadijah (Sue) Watson: Former Pastor, Missionary and Professor

The story of an American Christian missionary who accidentally discovered the truth of Islam and finally made the hard decision to embrace it… more »

Contemporary Issue

Can Mahathir’s Return Save Malaysia?

Bold change is needed to restore Malaysia’s competitiveness. Malaysians could be excused for wondering if they are stuck in a time warp as… more »


Miami’s Fight against the Rising Sea

Sea level rise is global. But due to a variety of factors, the US’s south Floridians are feeling the effects more than many… more »


The West’s War on Free Speech

In a truly free society, an educated citizenry is capable of deciding for itself what is “fake news” and what isn’t. Because of… more »