Category: Opinions

  • Rising Hate Crime against Muslims under Modi 3.0 rule

    Rising Hate Crime against Muslims under Modi 3.0 rule

    Syed Ali Mujtaba The gory incidents of mob lynching of Muslims in Gujarat have once again shocked many, even as Modi 3.0 juggernaut rolls on in India. This time it’s a case of twenty-three-year-old Salman Vohra who was mob lynched when he had gone to watch a local cricket tournament match in Chikhodra, Gujarat on…

  • Demystifying Indian Madrasah and Deobandi Islam

    Demystifying Indian Madrasah and Deobandi Islam

    Deobandi thought in India has been influenced by the Indian ethos and culture, imbibing it with accepting diversity in plurality, and yet maintaining the pristine form of Islam. Thus, due to its Indian ethos, it has gone not in favour of extreme ideologies and syncretism. And the manner in which it has grown over the…

  • Jinnah, Shahabuddin & Owsaii

    Jinnah, Shahabuddin & Owsaii

    Tackling Muslim’s Problems in India By Syed Ali Mujtaba When the winds of democracy started blowing in 20th-century India, it became certain that power is going to be shifted to the people of the country. Since then a flurry of activity has been witnessed among numerous groups how to grab political power and become the new…

  • Gender Studies Kerala Chapter of IOS Centre organises  Summer School Program in Kozhidkode

    Gender Studies Kerala Chapter of IOS Centre organises Summer School Program in Kozhidkode

    By Pervez Bari BHOPAL – The Institute of Objective Studies, (IOS), Centre for Gender Studies, Kerala Chapter, organized a Summer School- 2024 from May 11 to 15, 2024, at its seminar hall at Kozhikode, Kerala. The five-day camp was aimed to enhance the awareness and foresight of young participants on contemporary issues through a series of…

  • Whither the American Democracy is Headed?

    Whither the American Democracy is Headed?

    Asad Mirza The last week brought some rather perplexing developments from the US. The developments related to the former president Donald Trump, who became the first president of the United States, sitting or former, to be convicted as a felon.  The former American president Donald trump was convicted on all 34 counts in the ‘hush…

  • Rohingya’s Repression Continues Unabated in Myanmar

    Rohingya’s Repression Continues Unabated in Myanmar

    Asad Mirza Latest reports from Myanmar, speak of new atrocities and crimes being committed in a concerted campaign of violence and destruction by Myanmar’s military against the largely Muslim Rohingya people in northern Rakhine state. The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has reported of receiving frightening and disturbing reports from northern Rakhine state in…

  • Donald Trump’s Mantra: No Truths. No Consequences.

    Donald Trump’s Mantra: No Truths. No Consequences.

    FRANK F ISLAM In 2024, Donald Trump continues to perpetuate the Big Lie and to add a litany of new lies into his liar’s bushel basket. He does this in the hope that an agenda of no truths now, as it has in the past, will end up producing no consequences for him in the…

  • The Republican Devolutionary War

    The Republican Devolutionary War

    FRANK F ISLAM I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The great point is to bring them the facts. — Abraham Lincoln “A foundation of our American way of life is our national respect for law.” —Dwight D. Eisenhower Democracy is…

  • Democrats in Wonderland

    Democrats in Wonderland

    FRANK F ISLAM Is Joe Biden too old to run for President? Why didn’t any true contender run against him in the primaries? Why is he doing so badly in the polls, in spite of his presidential accomplishments? Can he beat Donald Trump? If he does, will he be competent to serve out his full…

  • AI Genius: Mustafa Suleyman – A Beacon For Muslim Youth

    AI Genius: Mustafa Suleyman – A Beacon For Muslim Youth

    Asad Mirza Most people may ask, who is Mustafa Suleyman? Well, Mustafa is a Syrian-born British citizen, about whom Microsoft’s former chief Bill Gates said: “Watch his work, he can become a big name in the world of technology”. If Bill gates said it, then we should also give Mustafa, a second to review what…