John Perkins asks for civil society to join hands, start to act, and to create a new economic order in which everyone gets his share equitably, writes SYED IQBAL ZAHEER.Read more »
Syed Iqbal Zaheer, a mechanical engineer by training and profession, is today a well-known researcher and writer on Islam, its culture and civilization. Quite apart from the Tafsir Ishraq al-Ma’ani, the fourteen-volume commentary on the Qur’an, he is also the author of numerous books and booklets on Islam.
Recently, he headed, in his capacity as the Chief Editor, the ambitious ‘An Educational Encyclopedia of Islam’ project which is a two-volume, 1300 multi- colour page, compendium of knowledge on Islam, its civilization and heritage. The Young Muslim Digest, one of the most authentic periodicals on Islam in English has been edited by him since the last three decades.
Since over a year, a variety of thinkers, economic specialists, bloggers, and a dozen other experts and non-experts have predicted that life on earth is going to change drastically in the coming years.Read more »
The atheists of our time fail to study serious literature, but pick up few sentences from popular writers. They do that in order to impress ordinary people, and to let them imagine that they have studied those writers.Read more »
Whatever happens to the masses, they feel assured that they will remain on top. In fact, the corporate owners have doubled their wealth during the lock down. The Pandemic has been a blessing to them.Read more »
Reduction of human population in order to continue with a luxurious or even a comfortable life for the rest, doesn’t seem to be a clever idea.Read more »
What is thought of ‘religion’ as one that denies people their capacity to think and act reasonably, in every activity of life, whether religious or secular, social or spiritual, could apply to any religion but not to Islam;Read more »
Recent scientific researches into heavenly phenomena have us all but wondering whether we are just chasing after ghosts.Read more »
Shedding of the world is not equal to the renunciation of the world.Read more »
Will the Beelzebub’s neo-con friends learn anything? What ushered them into the Shade of Terrorism?Read more »
It is now eighteen years after 9/11. Fifty percent of the public has now begun to suspect the governmental version of the attacks.Read more »
One of the differences between pure art and the art of writing is that although writing is also described as an art, it is acquirable.Read more »
If there has been a debacle, it is not the `Ulama, or the clergy, or Islam, which bear the responsibility for lack in progress.Read more »