• The Festival of Reward

    19 Jul 2015 |

          ASIF HUSSAINargues how Fasting declares the sovereignty of the soul over the body and how the festival of reward, Eid al-Fitr, brings the joy of peace and patience to the world.   The month, in which most … More

  • What Ramadan Taught Me This Year!

    19 Jul 2015 |

    By MOIN QAZI Ramadan is always a very amazing month. Each of us goes through our own personal moments of elation when we complete the day of fasting and take our first sip of water at iftar time. Fasting, like … More

  • Uttar Pradesh on a Tinderbox

    12 Jul 2015 |

    MOHAMMAD NAUSHAD KHAN analyses the communal flare-ups threatening peace at various places in Uttar Pradesh vis-à-vis the upcoming Assembly elections in 2017. Uttar Pradesh has turned a fertile ground for communal polity. Communal and caste politics has dominated the political … More

  • NIA Credibility at Stake

    5 Jul 2015 |

    MOHAMMAD NAUSHAD KHANstudies the credibility of NIA in the light of the revelations made by Rohini Salian, Special Public Prosecutor in the 2008 Malegaon blast case. NIA, until a few days ago, was the most credible and trusted investigating agency. … More

  • If Yoga is for Health, Why Not Ban Alcohol Also?

    28 Jun 2015 |

      If RSS and other Hindutva organisations are so concerned about health and about religious morality, they should pressurise the government to observe an anti-drinking day, suggests DR. JAVED JAMIL. With the celebrations for Yoga Day on 21 June, what … More