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6 years ago

Revisiting Shopian rape and murder case

Nine years have passed since the two sisters-in-law, 23-year Nelofar and 17-year Asiya, were found dead under mysterious circumstances near Rambiara stream outside Shopian town this day in 2009. The circumstances under
5 years ago

Significance of Isra and Miraj

There is no doubt that Al-Isra (the night journey) followed by Al-Miraj (the heavenly ascension) was one of the miracles in the life of our Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon

The philosophy of sacrifice

The word qurbani embraces vast scope of meaning. This is derived from word qurb (nearness). Therefore the act of qurbani denotes the nearness to Allah Almighty. Technically, the word qurbani refers to
6 years ago

They and Us

Rape is assuming social approval in India. The bloody reaction by thousands of followers of rape-convict “god man” Ram Rahim Singh in parts of Haryana and Punjab is a pointer towards it.
6 years ago

Exalted status of mother

Apart from her role as a wife, the Muslim woman has a very important role as mother. The status and value attached to parents in the Muslim world is very high. A
6 years ago

Rohingya Muslims calling

“The most persecuted minority in the world” that is how back in 2013 the United Nations described the Rohingya Muslims of Myanmar. Estimated to be around 1.3 million in number, in their
6 years ago