‘Blasphemy laws have become an instrument of malicious motives’

Published in The Friday Times (Nov. 27, 2015) The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) in its new report On Trial: the Implementation of Pakistan’s Blasphemy…

A secular-minded government rejects excessively religious dress in school

The Economist reports: Take it off Jul 15th 2010 | Damascus AS MEMBERS of France’s parliament voted to outlaw the public wearing of the…

Understanding Islam and its history

Toby Lester’s incisive article What Is the Koran? argues that researchers with a variety of academic and theological interests ‘are proposing controversial theories about the…

Shah Ast Hussain

Khawaja Ghareeb Nawaz’s immortal verses on the status of Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) Shah ast Hussain, Badshah ast Hussain Deen ast Hussain, Deen Panah…

Islamophobia of Muslims

A sad day for Pakistan and progressive Islam. A close associate of Javaid Ghamidi– perhaps the best known Pakistani exponent of enlightened (I hate…