Archbishop’s Letter On Turbulent Times

The May 8 letter written by Delhi Archbishop Anil Couto to priests and religious leaders in the Delhi archdiocese has created a huge controversy and resulted in sleepless nights to the BJP leadership, which is facing a threat by the … More


The Bishop Speaks the Truth about the Indian Tragedy of...

  By JOHN DAYAL In his Diocese, or ecclesiastical jurisdiction, a Catholic Bishop is also known as the Ordinary, and his communications to his clergy and followers seldom get known outside that limited circle. For the most, they are call … More


Healthcare Needs To Become Affordable Too

M.WASIM GHORI is Director of Healthcare Committee of Asian Arab Chamber of Commerce, Healthcare Consultant and Co-Founder of Rx Healing Canvas (Mumbai). He did his MBBS, MSc, FRSPH, FCMI, and FIHM from (U.K.) and FRHHA (New Delhi). He is Brand … More


I will Definitely Read the Qur’ān – Shiv Sena Supr...

A few days ago, Shiv Sena supremo Uddhav Thackeray visited Aurangabad. At that time Naushad Usman (Asst. Secretary, Dept. of Harmony) presented to him a copy of Marathi translation of the Qur’ān. Son of Hindutva extremist Bal Thackeray and Shiv … More


Practice of Law in Indian Courts

By DR. WAQUAR ANWAR [Our new column, Question-Answer, intends to serve our readers in case anyone of them has some real-life question to ask. So Readers are welcome to email their queries at] Question: What are the Islamic guidelines … More


Recycling Plastic Waste

By GURJAS CHAHAL This is with reference to the article, “Goa’s Plastic Saga – A Need to Recycle the Public Mindset” by Pachu Menon in the 22-28 April issue of Radiance Viewsweekly. The author has highlighted the problem very well … More


Ramadhan Best Time to Give up Smoking

How can smoking be Halal in Islam,a System meant for healthy Life? By DR. JAVED JAMIL Ramadhan can and should be the best time to give up all forms of addictions, including smoking forever. I will focus here on smoking … More


A Substitute for Biomedicine

  By PROFESSOR MAZHAR QAIYUM The concept of social medicine was developed in the first half of the 20th century in continental Europe. In the wake of Industrial Revolution it was found that poor working conditions, periodic economic slumps, joblessness, … More


INSIDE INDIA 03-june-2018

JNU TO INTRODUCE ‘COURSE ON RELIGIOUS TERRORISM’ The Jawaharlal Nehru University has given in-principle approval for a course on Islamic terrorism under the soon-to-be-set-up Centre for National Security Studies, a report citing PTI said on May 19. The university decided … More


MUSLIM WORLD 03-june-2018

500-YEAR-OLD QUR’ĀN RETURNS TO TOPKAPI PALACE A 15th century Qur’ān written by calligraphist Sukrullah Khalifah was returned to Istanbul’s Topkapi Palace Museum by a collector on May 24. The Qur’ān was written in 1494 in Istanbul and kept in Topkapi … More


READERS' PULSE 03-june-2018

Anticlimactic End of BJP  In Karnataka the BJP tried to form Government without support of a majority in the house and only way it could have succeeded in achieving the magic number was by inducing defections from Congress & JDS. … More


JIH Condemns Lynching Incident in Satna, Calls For Puni...

The Secretary General of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH), Mohammed Salim Engineer has condemned the lynching of Siraj Khan by a violent mob in Satna, Madhya Pradesh. In a statement on May 21, the JIH Secretary General said: “We condemn the lynching … More


Akhlaq’s Brother Gets Offer to Settle Case

In Dadri’s Bisada village, which leapt into national news after the 2015 murder of Mohammad Akhlaq by a mob that suspected he had eaten and stored beef, an effort is under way to reach a settlement in the case, a … More


Service to Humanity Including Jail Inmates

By OUR STAFF REPORTER Sab Ki Seva, a public charitable trust formed last year in Delhi, has reported an eventful year of service to the society in general and jail inmates in particular. The Trust got registration under section 12AA … More