The election of Halimah Yacob – a woman of ethnic Malay Muslims as President of Singapore mid-September, was overwhelmed by some secular circles in Indonesia who used this news attacking Muslims in order to accept being led by a minority. Malaysia is a Muslim country that has a long history with Singapore in terms of […]
Recently, a discussion on the involvement of Malaysian youths in politics ensued. There had been media reports that youths of the country are getting less interested in politics. This is inferred from the lack of youth participation in political talks or activities carried out by political parties as well as the reducing percentage of young […]
Amid the heat of the divestment issue of 51% of US-owned Freeport shares, which dredge the wealth of Papua’s mines, social and poverty problems are increasingly inundating many Papuan women who became the backbone of the family without their husband’s presence. They have lost their husbands because they have been captured or killed, or they […]
Attempts continue to discredit Islam in the eyes of the Tatar people through the former Deputy Mufti of Tatarstan Rustam Patrov. This time he published an article full of lies under the title: “The Ahadeeth is what led the Islamic world to stagnancy”. This article is a continuation of his attack on the foundations of […]
The annual UN General Assembly once again saw much bluster from many world leaders. US President Donald Trump highlighted: “The United States has great strength and patience, but if it is forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea. Rocket Man is on a suicide […]
On September 14, 2017, a fire broke out at the Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah Tahfiz School situated in the Keramat area of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. For years, this is one of the biggest fire incidents that had plagued tahfiz schools throughout the country. 21 students and 2 teachers died in the fire, which had raised veracious […]
Islam is the Basis for Tranquility in these Regions and the World, Rather than a Cause for Concern! Regarding what concerns us in this clarification and response to the Xiamen Declaration made by the member states of BRICS in the issued as a final draft on Monday, 4 September 2017, which mentions that the member […]
Recently there was a huge uproar when news about the existence of the Atheist Republic Kuala Lumpur Club (which had held its annual gathering in the capital) went viral in the social media. The Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department, Datuk Dr Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki, when asked about the matter, explained that the government […]
A newly-released report on China’s “left-behind children” said that nearly one-third of rural students were left behind by their parents, with eight percent claiming that their parents’ death had no effect on them. More than half of rural children see their migrant worker parents less than twice a year, according to the Chinese Left-behind Children’s […]
At a time when the enemies of the Muslims have increased in their aggression and the Muslims, from Masjid al-Aqsa and Syria, to Occupied Kashmir and Afghanistan, have increased in noble defiance, every officer of our armed forces must look deep within himself now. He must accept that the obstacle to the revival of the […]
Headlines: • Enough of the Man-Made Laws of Democracy, Muslims need the Second Khilafah on the Method of Prophethood! • Stop Foreign Colonialist Contact, not Merely Foreign Funding • Islam Secures the Religious Rights of its Citizens in a Way that the West Never Has or Can Enough of the Man-Made Laws of Democracy, Muslims […]
On the eve of Pakistan’s Independence Day, the violence in Kashmir threatens to plunge relations between India and Pakistan to levels not seen during Modi’s reign. “The Indian policy of killing innocent Kashmiris is part of a strategy to break the spirit of Kashmiris; alter the demography in Jammu and Kashmir; and convert it into […]
Of all the events in the world, 9/11 has had the most devastating effects on the Muslim world and Pakistan in particular. General Pervez Musharraf was Chief Executive of Pakistan when the event occurred and his decision sealed Pakistan’s fate in the US war on the Khilafah, referred to in the media as the War […]
The New York Times reported on 10 August 2017: President Trump escalated his war of words with North Korea on Thursday by declaring that his provocative threat to rain down “fire and fury” might not have been harsh enough, as nuclear tensions between the two nations continued to crackle. Rejecting critics at home and abroad […]
The BBC reported on the 2nd of August, 2017, Rex Tillerson, the US Secretary of State made a foreign policy statement to reassure Kim Jong Un that the US is not seeking to topple North Korea’s supreme leader or his regime and that Washington would like to “sit down” for talks.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law on 23th May in Marawi city, the Mindanao province a day after the deadly siege of Marawi which claimed by ISIS. Marawi is a mainly Muslim city of about 200,000 people where Moro Muslims live for centuries.
Lawyers in Lanao del Sur Philippine expressed their “severe outrage” over alleged martial law abuses in Marawi City, Mindanao – a mainly Muslim city of about 200,000 people. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law on the province a day after the deadly siege of Marawi claimed by ISIS. “The IBP-Lanao del Sur Chapter hereby […]
Philippines President Duterte has given his soldiers carte blanche to commit the most heinous of crimes and that he will take responsibility if his soldiers violate citizens’ rights in Mindanao, including by committing rape.
As reported widely, on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at around 21:00 pm, there was a bomb blast in Kampung Melayu area, Jakarta. The explosion caused the death of a number of people, including the perpetrators, while some others injured.
On 18th April, BBC released a video of Ye Qingfang, a Chinese Muslim woman, describing the discrimination she’s received in China because of her religion. Though China is home to more than 23 million Muslims, she points out that Islamophobia is still a significant issue.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, traveled to Beijing, the capital of China, to participate in the “Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation”, met with the Chinese President Xi for 45-minutes closed to the press. Among the delegations of the two countries made an agreement regarding, “the mutual extradition of the criminals, the transport in the […]
Earlier this month, the Malaysian government tabled the second reading on the reform of Act 164. The amendment to the Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) (Amendment) Act 2016 has added Section 88A (1) which states that if a parent converts to Islam, the religion of their children shall remain the same unless both parents agree […]
Question: The growing tension between the United States and North Korea is rising. The United States is carrying out large-scale military exercises in South Korea. As a result of this tension, America sent a large group of warships, including an aircraft carrier, while North Korea is warning of a nuclear war. The BBC reported on […]
On 12th April, Time.com reported a special story about the ‘heartbreaking’ plight of undocumented children in Hong Kong who live without identity as they were born from foreign migrant workers. Around 340,000 migrant domestic workers from the Philippines and Indonesia came to Hong Kong seeking better economic opportunities. However, Hong Kong government bars them from […]
US President Trump said in a Fox news interview on the 12th of April that “It’s all set up with the president of China.” He was referring directly to a scheduled telephone conversation that night, but as he repeatedly expressed how, during his summit meeting with President Xi Jinping, “There was a great feeling, between […]
Blinded through its hate towards Islam, China has extended its brutal war against the Islamic beliefs of the Uighur Muslims of Xinjiang. On April 1, 2017, it enacted the Law on the “Fight Against Extremism” which once again targets the Islamic identity of Muslim women and their children as well as the Uighur Muslims in […]
As reported in Aljazeera on 01-April-17, new legislation took effect in Xinjiang on 01-Apr-17 which lists a wide range of restrictions, including rejecting or refusing “radio, television or other public facilities and services”, marrying using religious rather than legal procedures and “using the name of Halal to meddle in secular life of others”. The rules […]
Just like a fairy tale, the initial decision to ban Disney’s Beauty and the Beast has been reversed in Malaysia. The Film Censorship Board of Malaysia had initially made the decision that the film will not be allowed unless a gay scene is cut. According to the chairman of the Film Censorship Board in Malaysia, […]
Former Indonesian president Megawati Soekarnoputri commended Malaysia’s initiative to host a seminar to address sexual crimes against children. Megawati attended the National Seminar on Child Sexual Crimes which was inspired by the Prime Minister’s wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor, was timely in view of the problems currently plaguing the world. Meanwhile, Rosmah said Megawati’s presence […]
Question: According to Al Jazeera.net 2/3/2017, there is news of large Chinese military build-up inside East Turkistan Xinjiang province in western China, according to the report: “The Chinese authorities have deployed, two days ago, more than ten thousand soldiers in the city of Urumqi in Xinjiang province, northwest of the country, which is inhabited by […]