International

  • Speculations about Imam Mahdi fuelling wars in in Syria and Iraq?

    The way the capture of Dabiq on 16th October by the Turkey-supported rebels has been reported by the international media makes it abundantly clear that the major players in the ongoing war for dominance in the region - Christians, Jews, Sunnis ...

  • Libya: Five years after Gaddafi’s brutal murder

    Five years after the Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's overthrow and brutal murder (on October 20, 2011) the situation is now far worse than it was five years ago, as rival militias fighting for control. Libya has been split between rival...

  • Murders of Ikhwan leaders expose Egypt’s junta

    Abdus Sattar Ghazali   Two Muslim Brotherhood leaders have been killed in suspicious circumstances by the Egyptian security forces. A ministry statement carried by the official MENA news agency said 61-year-old Dr. Mohammed Kamal, a ph...

  • Syria proving for America what Afghanistan did to Soviet Union

    Syria is on the brink of becoming for America what Afghanistan proved to be for Soviet Union in 1970s. Soviet Union fell soon after its ouster from Afghanistan and America has since then boasted of as the only superpower. Less than 50 years on,...

  • How the Muslim World responded to Europe’s humanitarian crisis?

    A. Rangarajan It was the pinnacle of World War II. Europeans were fleeing in tens of thousands, from the violence, slaughter and enslavement. People from Eastern Europe were, in particular, badly affected by the bloody conflict. And they h...

  • Sectarianism Is Worst Enemy of The Muslim World

    Chandra Muzaffar There is no single universally endorsed definition of Sectarianism. But there is a certain understanding of the term, which has gained widespread acceptance. Sectarianism refers to differences between sub-divisions within ...

  • A fugitive organisation

    Obaidur Rahman Nadwi There is an international well-knit programme to denigrate Islam and its ideology. No stone is being left unturned to obliterate it from the of the earth. Be it Dhaka Cafe terrorist attack or terrorist attack in France...

  • British ambassador embraces Islam, performs Haj

    Mina (Saudi Arabia): Among the 19,000 British pilgrims performing Haj this year was British Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Simon Paul Collis and his wife Huda Mujarkech. It was known by some diplomats and journalists that he had embraced Islam but ...

  • Five Reasons Why US-Israel Military Deal Stinks

    Marwan Bishara Israel is the largest cumulative recipient of United States foreign assistance since World War II. And this week it received the largest US military aid package ever signed between two countries. This begs the question: why ...

  • Saudi bid to limit damage after bombing funeral killing 140 in Yemen

    In an apparent bid to limit damage caused by its bombing of a funeral gathering in Sanaa, Yemen, killing 140 mourners and injuring hundreds, Saudi Arabia has claimed that the Houthis have targeted the holy city of Mecca with a ballistic mis...

  • Rights group alarmed at custodial killings of MQM workers in Pakistan

    Human right groups are alarmed at the spate of deaths of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) workers in the custody of para-military force in Karachi. The MQM has called these brutal deaths as extra-judicial killings. On September 30, Syed A...

  • Media debate violence only when it suits their bosses

    International media, which virtually means the Western media, has a well-thought out strategy in its coverage of the acts of violence or the news and statements related to violence. When something suits the Western powers, the media highlight i...

  • The Many ‘Truths’ on Syria: How Our Rivalry Has Destroyed a Country

    The truth on Syria is that, regardless of how the war ends, Syria has been destroyed and its future is bloody and bleak; and that, regardless of the regional and global 'winners' of the conflict, the Syrian people have already lost.

  • Libya: Five years after Gaddafi’s brutal murder

    Five years after the Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s overthrow and brutal murder (on October 20, 2011) the situation is now far worse than it was five years ago, as rival militias fighting for control. Libya has been split betwee...

  • Trump confirms that IS was founded by America

    Donald Trump, America's presidential contender, might have earned the reputation of being a maverick on account of his statements. But mavericks often say the truths others are reluctant of saying. Trump has at last spoken a truth that I an...

  • US Policy in Syria: Walls of Blood

    Dr. Mohsen Mohammad Saleh Introduction: Throughout the past five years, US policy on Syria focused primarily on weakening the Assad regime, without seeking in earnest to remove it, fulfill the aspirations of the Syrian people, or even prot...

  • Is the West targeting Erdogan or Turkish Democracy?

    Crisis and controversy are not novel to Turkey's 'new Ataturk,' Recep Tayip Erdogan (pronounced as Erdo'an, in Turkish). In a cynical sense, he is a product of crises and owes his current eminence to having successfully weathere...

  • Activists Demonstrate Against Caste Violence outside Indian Mission in London

    The protest was aimed at expressing solidarity with the massive Dalit protests which are rocking India following a horrific attack on four Dalit men in Una, Gujarat

  • The legacy of Abdul Sattar Edhi

    Abdus Sattar Ghazali Abdul Sattar Edhi, a celebrated philanthropist who achieved a saintly status in Pakistan, passed away at the age of 88 on July 8 in Karachi. He had been undergoing treatment for renal failure. Motivated by a spirit...

  • Muhammad Ali - an icon and a great human being

    Muhammad Ali, self-proclaimed GOAT (greatest of all time) has finally bowed out after dominating the world stage for nearly five decades. His boasting, large-mouthed image of his youth contrasted with the dignity and poise he showed in later ye...