holy Quran Archive

Devolution of modernity

(By Ayesha Siddiqa) The (late) Salmaan Taseer’s son Atish’s anxiety and horror expressed in the article he wrote for The New York Times was

Changing the society… not an easy task

(By Ayesha Siddiqa) The (late) Salmaan Taseer’s son Atish’s anxiety and horror expressed in the article he wrote for The New York Times was

Extremist mullah calls women protection bill “un-Islamic”

A prominent cleric in Pakistan termed the “Protection of Women against violence Bill 2015”, passed by the Punjab Assembly on Wednesday, in contradiction to

A widow’s right to live

By Farah S Kamal  It was a yellow morning – a pale, sickly yellow. I looked around to find that most of the furniture had

Ramadan 2013 celebrations in pictures

The Ramadan celebrations have officially begun, and Muslims all over the world are joining in the festivities. Though some specific practices may differ from country to