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Muslim Leader Says: Monitor All Mosque Sermons

Tuesday 20th January 2015 The leader of the world’s largest organised Muslim community believes we should arm all police in Britain to stop Islamic extremists. Speaking to Shelagh Fogarty, Mirza…

Supreme Court Rules For Bearded Muslim Inmate, Upholding Religious Rights Of Prisoners

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is siding with a Muslim prison inmate in Arkansas who sued for the right to grow a short beard for religious reasons. Read further…

Muslim solutions to Terrorism in Paris

Source: The Arab Daily News By Mike Ghouse Outrage, condemnation, candle light vigils and revenge talk is all good, but the need is practical solutions beyond condemnations. Obviously the burden…

Rector at the Great Mosque of Paris Calls for Abandoning Political Islam

Dalil Boubakeur, Rector at the Great Mosque of Paris, tells Christiane Amanpour that political Islam should be abandoned. This is what the Muslim Times has been preaching since its inception. …

Mosque Versus State in Pakistan

Source: Dawn.com By Pervez Hoodbhoy, the writer teaches physics in Lahore and Islamabad. THE mosque in Pakistan is now no longer just a religious institution. Instead it has morphed into a deeply…

Was President Thomas Jefferson a Muslim?

It is a book review of Thomas Jefferson’s Qur’an: Islam and the Founders by Denise A. Spellberg (Knopf) Reviewed by Abbas Milani, who is s the director of Iranian Studies at Stanford…

Hadith of the Day in Favor of Secularism

Umm Salamah relates that the Holy Prophet said: I am but a human being.  You bring your disputes to me for decision.  It might happen that one party might be…

Abul Ala Maududi: An existentialist history

By Nadeem F. Paracha is a cultural critic and senior columnist for Dawn Newspaper and Dawn.com He tweets @NadeemfParacha To most Pakistanis and to those who have been associated with various…

Sir Winston Churchill’s family begged him not to convert to Islam, letter reveals

Source: The Independent Sir Winston Churchill’s family begged him not to convert to Islam, letter reveals Sunday 28 December 2014 By Matilda Battersby, who is Online Arts Editor forwww.independent.co.uk. She…

Musharraf: State Has No right to interfere between Man and God

I also believe that religion is a private matter between a person and his creator. The state has no right to interfere in the relationship between man and God. The…

India: Anupam Kher Open letter to Peshawar Terrorists

Peshawar attack: Anupam Kher writes open letter to terrorists Courtesy : Dawn News Devastated by the news of the recent attack on Army Public School in Peshawar, Bollywood icon Anupam Kher…

The Line Between Man and God

Source: scholar.princeton.edu By Prof. Atif Mian: There is a line separating man from God that should never be crossed. For when it is, hell breaks loose. We witnessed hell today…

Germany: Thousands Protest Parallel ‘Sharia Societies’

The protests are part of a burgeoning grassroots movement calling for an end to the spread of Islamic Sharia law in Germany. By Soeren Kern, Sun, December 14, 2014  Der…

Queen Rania: Extremism’s Innocent Victims: Children and Islam

Source: Huffington Post Queen Rania of Jordan, Queen of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Yesterday morning, all over the world, mothers kissed their children and waved them off to school,…

Veena Malik and the modern witch-hunt of Pakistani blasphemy laws

Source: The Telegraph Pakistan’s blasphemy laws are a menace to everyone in the country; even speaking out against them now constitutes blasphemy itself It’s hard to read about the blasphemy convictions handed…

Secularism: A Word with Unlimited Potential

December 2014 Written and collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times If the Muslims had understood this one word, “Secularism,” the Taliban would not have had audacity…

Chinese Province Bans Islamic Veil, Sparking Rights Concerns

Source: Dawn BEIJING: The capital of China’s far western Xinjiang has banned the wearing of Islamic veils in public, the regional government said on Thursday, in a move experts worry…

Reason or Orthodoxy: Which One Should Rule?

Epigraph: Say, ‘Bring forward your proof if you are truthful.’  (Al Quran 27:65) Written and collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times My Exhibit A in favor of…

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