ghulam rasool

Pakistan’s troubled path to democracy: a history replete with coups and dictatorships

WordForPeace.com Jul 20, 2018 Islamabad: Pakistan’s powerful military says it is taking “no direct role” in the 25 July election, but a history of coups and dictatorships is fuelling fears over the balance of power in civil-military relations. Here is a brief overview of Pakistan’s troubled path to democracy under the shadow of military rule. Representational image. Reuters Chaos and the …

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Radical groups trying to introduce ‘political Islam’ in Kerala

WordForPeace.com The common thread that binds all these outfits is Qutbism and Mouridism which stands for “political Islam” in Kerala.. The murder of Students Federation of India (SFI) leader Abhimanyu at Maharaja’s College in Ernakulam on 1 July is widely viewed by Muslim scholars and social critics as a strong political message sent out by Social Democratic Front of India …

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Convert warlords into ‘peace-lords’

WordForPeace.com JULY 19, 2018 Afghanistan is struggling to achieve peace and stability. In the process, the government has to cope with both the problem of insurgency on one side and the warlords’ atrocities on the other. The latter problem was seen most recently in the case of Nizamuddin Qaisari, a militia commander in the country’s north. The government led by …

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SDPI and the ilk Misinterpret the Quran and Hadith to Justify Their Terror Deeds: Indian Sunni leader

WordForPeace.com Jul 19, 2018 KOZHIKODE: Indian Sunni leader Kanthapuram A P Aboobacker Musaliar has said that no one has entrusted the Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) with the task of taking to the streets to protect the Muslim cause. Addressing a news conference here on Wednesday, he said that certain organizations are misinterpreting the Quran and Hadees to justify their …

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UNHRC ‘greatest failure’: Nikki Haley defends US withdrawal

WordForPeace.com Jul 19, 2018 ‘Judged by how far it has fallen short of its promise, the Human Rights Council is the United Nations’ greatest failure,’ Haley said. United Nations: Terming the Human Rights Council as the United Nations’ “greatest failure”, US envoy to the UN Nikki Haley has alleged that the institution has provided cover for the world’s most inhumane …

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The earliest Sufi woman: Ghulam Rasool Dehlvi in Asian Age

WordForPeace.com When Gabriel (the angel of revelation) brought down the first revelation to the Prophet, he began trembling with great fright and worries. Mysticism in Islam emanated from a cave in Mecca — Hira, popularly known as Ghar-e-Hira — in which the first Sufi mystic, Prophet Mohammad (pbuh) chose to seclude. He meditated, reflected and contemplated on the secrets of …

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Violent Extremist or Political Candidate? In Pakistan Election, You Can Be Both

WordForPeace.com By Maria Abi-Habib, Shah Meer Baloch and Zia ur-Rehman July 17, 2018 KARACHI, Pakistan — Aurangzeb Farooqi is a leader of a political party that is banned in Pakistan for espousing sectarian violence. He faces charges of spreading religious hatred that was linked to the murders of several Shiite activists. He is also a candidate for national political office, …

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Why Every Woman Prisoner in a Pakistani Jail Is Sentenced To Death?

WordForPeace.com By Rafia Zakaria July 18, 2018 NO ONE, it can safely be assumed, wants to see the inside of a prison in real life. The clicking of locks, the slamming of doors and the endless cacophony of the prisoners left behind and locked up is the material of nightmares. Where actual prisons are concerned, few in Pakistan have any …

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‘Age of Peace’: Counter-Ideology to Radicalism In The Name Of Islam

WordForPeace.com By Teresa Joseph fma 18 July 2018 Name of the Book: The Age of Peace Author: Maulana Wahiduddin Khan Publisher: Goodword Books, Noida (info@goodwordbooks.com) Year: 2015 Pages: 192 ISBN: 9789351790716   The Age of Peace is an informative and down to earth book, in which the author comes up with many practical suggestions for peace-building. In a short book …

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Parents’ Rights After Their Death from Islamic Perspective والدین کے انتقال ہونے کے بعداولاد پر والدین کے حقوق‎

WordForPeace.com غلام غوث صدیقی  والدین کے انتقال ہوجانے کے بعد اولاد پر والدین کے تئیں کیا حقوق ہیں؟ اس سوال کا جواب فتاوی رضویہ (تخریج شدہ) ج ۲۴ میں شامل رسالہ ‘‘الحقوق لطرح العقوق’’ صفحہ ۳۹۲ میں ہے ، جس میں سائل (منشی شوکت علی صاحب فاروقی ) نے اعلی حضرت امام احمد رضا سے سوال کیا کہ والدین کے …

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