• How Much Do We Know about Islam?

    21 Feb 2016 |

    DR. MUHAMMAD MUMTAZ ALI analyses how ignorant the world is of Islam as the Way of Life. Islam is misunderstood in many ways. Even scholars and authors of books on Islam do not know exactly what Islam is. Some consider … More

Can Suicide Be a Solution?

Discrimination against Dalits has rather increased. If you cast a cursory glance at the national framework being hammered on the Saffron anvil for the last about two years, you will find it being fast institutionalised. The induced suicide of Rohith … More


King Faisal International Prizes for 2016

By SAMEEN AHMED KHAN The King Faisal Foundation in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia has announced the King Faisal International Prize for the year 2016. The recipients in the categories are as follows. Service to Islam: Shaikh Dr. Saleh Abdullah bin Himeid … More


One of the Top 10 Muslim Women of 2015

By MOHAMMAD YACOOB Maariyah Shaheen chose 10 Muslim women and wrote: “It has certainly been one of the most difficult decisions to elect the top 10 Muslim Women of 2015: with success not far from revolutionary, Muslim women have not … More


Nation Feels Cheated over Non-Implementation of Lokpal ...

By SAHAR KHAN A national team of Gandhian rights activist Anna Hazare held a prarthana sabha (prayer meet) at Jantar Mantar in Delhi demanding the implementation of Lokpal Bill, which was passed in 2013 by the Parliament. “The bill has … More


THE INDECENT PARADOX An Analysis of Contemporary Indece...

By DR PARVEZ MANDVIWALA Religion and Science are both equivocal in hailing man as the best of creations. His supremacy over other life forms cannot be disputed upon. Other animals have also been bestowed with natural instincts and sense organs; … More


The Policy of NDA is Partisan and Discriminatory: Raghu...

DR. RAGHUVANSH PRASAD SINGH, national vice president of the Rashtriya Janata Dal, who represented Vaishali constituency from Bihar in Lok Sabha for five terms and had been in the Union Cabinet for three terms and was Union Cabinet Minister for … More


INSIDE INDIA 21feb2016

IF YOU FORCE PEOPLE TO PRACTICE YOGA, THEN TEACH THEM NAMAZ AS WELL: AIMPLB TO NDA GOVTThe All India Muslim Personal Law Board member Maulana Sajjad Nomani on 1 February accused the BJP-led NDA government of “thrusting” the “Hindutva” on … More


MUSLIM WORLD 21feb2016

DEATH TOLL IN SYRIA CLOSE TO HALF A MILLIONA report by the Syrian Centre for Policy Research has said that nearly 12 per cent of the Syrian population have been killed or injured in civil war. According to the report … More


READERS' PULSE 21feb2016

How to Dispel Wrong Interpretation of Islamic Code of LifeThis refers to the Cover Story [Radiance Viewsweekly, 7-13 February 2016]. I partially concur the views expressed by Dr. Javed Jamil in his article “Modernism, Not Islam, Needs Reformation: Islam Needs … More


Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Reverts to Islam, Marries a...

Nkosi Zwelivelile ‘Mandla’ Mandela, the eldest grandson of late South African leader Nelson Mandela and Chief of Mvezo in Aba Thembu clan – a position he inherited from his grandfather, has reverted to Islam and married a Muslim girl. The … More


Do Not Demonise, Terrorise Muslim Community: Muslim Gro...

By OUR STAFF REPORTER Prominent Muslim groups, while jointly denouncing ISIS at a press conference at Press Club of India in the national capital, on 8 February said that the Government on the pretext of countering the threat of ISIS … More