Flourishing within the first century of Islam, Ikrimah is considered as a great Qur’anic exegete (muffassir), jurisprudent (faqeeh),and a scholar of Islam.
Muslim heroics and sacrifices for the Indian freedom struggle are always sidelined – or even erased.
A Palestinian bookseller in Jordan has a deep and undying belief in the power of words and learning.
Within four decades the KFIP are ranked among the most prestigious awards. To date, there are 21 KFIP laureates, who also received Nobel… more »
Known for his founding of the Shibli National College in 1883 and the Darul Mussanifin (House of Writers) in Azamgarh, in the Uttar… more »
Cauchar Birkar has become the second Iranian, after the late Maryam Mirzakhani, to win the Fields Medal, the most prestigious prize in the… more »
In today’s world two thing matter – money and power. These two factors usually make people arrogant, boastful, and out of reach of… more »
Today, in the 21st century, how far are you ready to go for what you believe in?
Among the early immigrants who left Makkah for Madinah when persecution of the Muslims in Makkah reached its peak.
The Nusayriyyah sect is attributed to Muhammad b. Nusayr al-Basrî, a slave of Banî Numayr, originally from Persia, from Khuzistân.
Tibetan Muslims continue to cherish their hybrid identity which combines the Islamic faith and Tibetan traditions.
Sakena Yacoobi is relentlessly pursuing the cause of education and health in war-torn Afghanistan.
“Maryam Mirzakhani’s death is a big loss and shock to the mathematical community worldwide…”