Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Entries posted by Zia Shah
Stories written by Zia H. Shah MD - Twitter: @ZiahShah1
He is a physician practicing in Upstate New York. He joined Ahmadiyya Muslim Community during his medical school. He is the Chief Editor of the Muslim Times, an international blog to foster Universal brotherhood. He is also the Chief Editor of the monthly, Alislam eGazette that has a subscription of more than 40,000. He has authored more than 400 articles about ’Religion & Science,’ Islam and Christianity. Follow @ZiahShah1

eDigest: What Suffering Does

Epiraph: And We (Allah) will try you with something of fear and hunger, and loss of wealth and lives, and fruits; but give glad tidings to the patient, who, when a…

Solutions for Pakistan

By Saeed Qureshi Unlike Saudi Arabia and Iran Pakistan is not a religious but a nation state. It should be liberated from socio-religious taboos that hinder its progress and development…

NYPD Finally Shuts Down Controversial Surveillance Program That Spied On Muslims

Source: The Huffington Post The Huffington Post | by Inae Oh The New York Police Department has shut down its controversial Muslim surveillance program. The New York Times reports the…

Why is Rumi the best-selling poet in the US?

Source: BBC By Jane Ciabattari The ecstatic poems of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, a Persian poet and Sufi master born 807 years ago in 1207, have sold millions of copies…

eDigest: Different Expressions of ‘Love for All and Hatred for None!’

Epigraph: And as for those who strive in Our path — We (Allah) will surely guide them in Our ways. And indeed Allah is with those who are of service to humanity. (Al…

Rescuers search dark, cold sea for survivors of shipwreck off South Korea

By Michael Pearson, Euan McKirdy and Stella Kim, CNN (CNN) — Military dive teams worked the dark, cold waters of the Yellow Sea on Wednesday night in a desperate effort…

Secularism: Halal in India, Haram in Pakistan?

Picture is courtesy of: Brigadier Latif Written by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times The picture with the Urdu text shows that one of the biggest…

Boston heals the wounds of the marathon bombs

Courtesy of Wasem Sayed, USA Written by Helena Gustavsson Translated from Swedish newspaper It’s been a year since the marathon bombing killed three people and injured hundreds. Boston’s residents have gathered…

What Suffering Does

Source: New York Times By David Brooks Over the past few weeks, I’ve found myself in a bunch of conversations in which the unspoken assumption was that the main goal of…

Ukraine leader says anti-terror operation under way in Donetsk region

Kharkiv, Ukraine (CNN) – An “anti-terrorist operation” is under way in Ukraine’s eastern Donetsk region against pro-Russia protesters, Kiev declared on Tuesday, with armored personnel carriers seen on the road in…

Different Expressions of ‘Love for All and Hatred for None!’

“A man is not a believer who fills his stomach while his neighbor is hungry.”  The Prophet Muhammad “Love your neighbor as yourself.” Jesus “An individual has not started living until he can rise above…

eDigest: 65 Reasons to Believe Jesus Did Not Die on the Cross

Epigraph: And he (Jesus) charged them that they should tell no man of him. ((Mark 8: 30) Neither go into town, nor tell it to any in the town.  (Mark…

Glow in the dark road unveiled in the Netherlands

These “glowing lines” could replace street lights or be used in areas where there are none Continue reading the main story in BBC Related Stories Dutch pioneer glowing superhighwaysWatch Future…

India court recognises transgender people as third gender

Most transgender people in India make a living by singing and dancing or by begging and prostitution Continue reading the main story in BBC Related Stories In pictures: India’s transgender…

International Conference of Muslim Television Ahmadiyya takes place in London

Source: Press Release The third International Conference of Muslim Television Ahmadiyya International (MTA) concluded on 13 April 2014 with an address by the World Head of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat…

65 Reasons to Believe Jesus Did Not Die on the Cross

Read about Jesus: The humble prophet of God – His life, Crucifixion & his death    Author:  Imam I. H. Kauser     Click to Watch Video: Govt. of India Documentary…

The Pulitzer Prizes Just Demolished The Idea That Edward Snowden Is A Traitor

Source: The Huffington Post By  Jack Mirkinson The journalists who won the Pulitzer for their momentous reporting on Edward Snowden’s national security revelations celebrated their victory on Monday, and stressed that…

ScienceCasts: A Tetrad of Lunar Eclipses

Additional Reading “Blood Moon” – How Do the Muslims Deal with an Eclipse…

Page 1 of 173123Next ›Last »