• 72 Years as a Republic

    7 Feb 2021 |
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      By Arshad Shaikh   India marked its 72nd Republic Day amid customary fanfare and ceremonial grandeur with the traditional parade at Rajpath, New Delhi. However, this year the day was marked by a showdown between the government and protesting … More

Republic Day Time for Self-Audit

  So, we the largest democracy of 138 crore citizens, have celebrated once again the Republic Day. We counted our achievements, praised our Constitution and eulogised our leaders. But this occasion calls for deep analysis and sincere stocktaking. State of … More

COMMUNAL POLARISATION

Rising Communal Polarisation, a Threat t...

  By Mohd. Naushad Khan   In India, communal polarisation has been an age-old phenomenon. Partition is believed to be an important event in the history of India which polarised the minds of the people to a certain extent. But … More

ISLAMIC IDEOLOGY

Islamic Culture and Ideology: Misconcept...

    By Dr. Haseeb Ahmed   Assumptions and misconceptions about Islam prevailing among people today are due to misinformation. Anti-Islamic ideology through propaganda and prejudiced media through twisted, and sometimes, fabricated stories attempt to defame Islam for their ulterior … More

QURAN STUDIES

The Fulfilment of Promises and Pledges

  By Syed Akbar Hassan   The Qur’ān (16:91-96) says: “Fulfil your covenant with Allah whenever you make a pledge. Do not break your oaths after you have confirmed them, and have made Allah your surety. Allah certainly knows all … More

REPUBLIC DAY VIOLENCE

Violence on Republic Day

  A concerted ‘conspiracy’ to discredit ongoing farmers movement, allege farmers unions Farmers won’t Move an Inch till the Laws are Repealed   By Abdul Bari Masoud   The events in the national capital New Delhi during the massive tractor … More

REVIEW ARTICLE

WINNING HEARTS

  By H. M. Ayesha Shehnaz   An avid reader of Radiance Viewsweekly, I have always been fascinated by the column “From Darkness to Light”. To read about how Islam has touched and transformed the lives of people all across … More

SOLUTIONS TO PROBLEM

“My idea of India is where a single wo...

    By Sayed Javeed   An interfaith dialogue was organised on “Solutions to the Problems Faced by Our Society” at Lemon Tree Hotel at Pune on January 24. The programme was organised by Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Pune on the eve … More

UPCOMING ELECTIONS

BJP Concentrates on East as It has Littl...

  By Soroor Ahmed   While five states – two of East and three of South – are going to polls in the coming summer, the Bharatiya Janata Party is concentrating more on Assam and West Bengal and less on … More

CAMPAIGN

JIH  Launches 10-day Campaign ‘Darkne...

  Jamaat-e-Islami Hind’s Maharashtra state has launched 10-day state-wide campaign ‘Darkness to Light’ to promote peace and humanity and to urge people to shun hatred and materialism. Talking to reporters in Aurangabad on January 23, its co-ordinator Mr. Naushad Usman … More

INSIDE INDIA

Inside India 07-feb-2021

HC BARS GUJARAT FROM DECLARING LOCALITIES ‘DISTURBED AREAS’ The Gujarat high court on January 20 stopped the state government from declaring any locality a “disturbed area” allowed under Section 3(1)(ii) of the Gujarat Disturbed Areas Act, 1991, stating that it … More

MUSLIM WORLD

Muslim World 07-Feb-2021

ANWAR MAY CHALLENGE EMERGENCY DECLARATION IN MALAYSIA Gerakan Pembela Ummah (Ummah), a coalition of 500 Muslim groups, said it will intervene to block Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s lawsuit if the Opposition leader takes the government to court over the nationwide … More

ARAB PRESS

Gleanings of Arabic Press 07-Feb-2021

  Biden Testing Waters in Iran, Saudi Arabia Joe Biden’s election as US president may mark as beginning of a change in America’s policies towards the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which may face largescale pressure particularly in four different areas. … More

READERS' PULSE

Readers' Pulse 07-Feb-2021

Natural Justice will Prevail The book “By Many a Happy Accident” published by Rupa is on the life of Hamid Ansari, former Vice-President of India. In this book there is a dialogue which took place with Narendra Modi, then Chief … More

REPORT

Renowned Historians Urge Hindus, Muslims...

    Prof. Harbans Mukhia and Dr. Audrey Truschke, and a prominent political scientist Dr. Shamsul Islam, came together during a webinar on the subject of “Examining Muslims in Indian History,” to emphasise the shared heritage of all South Asians … More