Rulers! Fear God and Listen to the Cries of People

  Big Bang claims were made from roof tops and TV stations that Corona’s scourge was over. In reality, the breast-thumping was false. The second wave has trounced the entire country. The whole world is speaking about our incompetence. China … More

AFGHAN SCENARIO

From 9/11 to 9/11

  There are other significant dates in modern Afghan history too   By Soroor Ahmed   As now 9/11 may be remembered for yet another reason – that is the final withdrawal of US and NATO forces from Afghanistan – … More

COVID SURGE IN INDIA

Megalomaniac Leadership, Empty Rhetoric ...

  ‘Death Figures are Suppressed to Hide Government’s All Round Failures’   By Abdul Bari Masoud   Right-wing (Hindutva) populism, megalomaniac leadership, empty rhetoric, incompetence, superstition-based measures, and obsession of ‘Vishwaguru’ image have created a health crisis of epic proportions … More

HUMAN RIGHTS

On SC Order, UP Government Shifts Journa...

  By Mohd. Naushad Khan   Maltreatment of social and human rights activists and journalists in jails has become the order of the day nowadays. Such ill treatment, argue human rights defenders, is violation of human rights, for the state … More

JIH PREZ LETTER TO PM

JIH Urges PM to Call Meeting of Social, ...

  Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) has written a letter to the Prime Minister of India, appealing to him to call a meeting of social and religious organisations and volunteer groups to discuss the health crisis confronting the nation. In its monthly … More

QURAN STUDIES

Alluring to Man is the Enjoyment of Worl...

  By Syed Akbar Hassan   The Qur’ān (3:14) says: “Alluring to man is the enjoyment of worldly desires through women and offspring, heaped-up treasures of gold and silver, horses of high mark, cattle and plantations. These are the comforts … More

RELIEF SUPPLIES FROM ABROAD

Support Pours from Abroad

  By OUR STAFF WRITER   The second wave of coronavirus in India is proving more and more devastatingly fatal each day, and the peak is said to be yet to come. The numbers of new cases and fatalities are … More

COVID TASK FORCE

JIH Prez Launches SIO Covid Relief Task ...

  Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) President Syed Sadatullah Husaini along with the Students Islamic Organisation (SIO) President on April 25 launched a countrywide network – ‘Covid Relief Task Force’ for timely providing help to Covid-19 affected people. Through this network, the … More

CARTOON
JIH COVID RELIEF IN NGPR

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Chips in to Soothe ...

  By Moin Qazi   The catastrophe unfolding of the pandemic appears to be the worst-case scenario that many feared: the second wave coronavirus has rapidly slid into a devastating crisis as the disease continues to rampage. Infections have spread … More

INSIDE INDIA

Inside India 09-May-2021

MOSQUES OFFER FREE OXYGEN CYLINDERS IN MUMBAI Several mosques in the city and the suburbs have begun to provide oxygen cylinders to Covid-19 patients and, in turn, take some pressure off the hospitals. The free oxygen comes with kits that … More

MUSLIM WORLD

Muslim World 09-May-2021

PALESTINIAN ENGINEER BEHIND HELICOPTER FLIGHT ON MARS A Palestinian engineer, who was in the team that designed NASA’s mini Mars helicopter Ingenuity, is proud of being part of a historic event. Loay Elbasyouni, born and raised in Gaza’s Beit Hanoun … More

OBITUARY

JIH V-P Engineer Salim Expresses Condole...

  Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) Vice-President, Professor Mohammad Salim Engineer has expressed deep condolences over the death of former Attorney General of India Soli Jehangir Sorabjee. In a condolence message, the JIH Vice-President said, “The death of Sorabjee is a great … More

OBITUARY

JIH Former Vice President Nusrat Ali No ...

  Former Vice President Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) Nusrat Ali breathed his last in New Delhi on May 2. He had been suffering from a Covid-19 infection and undergoing treatment at Al-Shifa Multispeciality Hospital for the last 15 days. Former Zonal … More

ARAB PRESS

Gleanings of Arabic Press 09-May-2021

Vote for Change in Iraq It is almost certain that Iraq’s parliamentary elections will be held in October. All legal and basic requirements to hold these elections have been fulfilled. It seems that the protests in Iraq are now on … More

US-TURKEY RELATIONS

Armenians’ Killings:  Why Turkey has ...

  By Syed Nooruzzaman   US President Joe Biden has created an avoidable major controversy by taking a stand on the occasion of Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day on April 24 that the killings of Armenians in 1915-16 during World War-I … More

READERS' PULSE

Readers' Pulse 09-May-2021

The ‘Khela’ was Over As the day began this Sunday (May 3), the figures suggested that the ‘khela’ was over. Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee had convincingly whipped the heavyweight Bharatiya Janata Party netas –figuratively. Kicking them, while … More

NEWS

Former M’rashtra CM Lauds JIH during V...

  Former Chief Minister of Maharashtra and Leader of the Opposition, Devendra Fadnavis April 23 visited the Panchpaoli Covid Health Centre jointly managed by Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC), Medical Service Society and Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH). He spent time with the … More

RAMADAN

Last One-Third of Ramadan – Exclusive Virtues

  By Mohammad Shakeel Shamsi   Laden with abundant blessings, copious rewards and abounding favours of the Lord of the universe the holy month of Ramadan visits every year, providing us great opportunity to rub off the stains of sins, … More

ULTIMATE SUCCESS

How to Avert Such Calamities

  By Sikandar Azam   Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; / Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world. How predictively W.B. Yeats, a Nobel prize-winning Irish poet of immense stature, about a century ago foretold what is happening … More