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Democracy Has Failed and Khilafah on the Method of the Prophethood is the Need of the Time

Democracy has failed with widespread disinterest in the coming elections. Even those who are still participating in voting are resigned to choosing the “least of the worst” from a pitiful choice. On the one hand, there are those who are skilled in corruption after decades of practice. On the other hand, there are those who […]

Sino-American Trade War is a Struggle for American Supremacy

Recently, China has accused the United States of starting the “biggest trade war in history”. The Trump administration’s 25% tariffs affect more than 800 Chinese products worth $34 billion such as industrial machinery, medical devices and auto parts [1]. Meanwhile, Beijing has promised to respond in kind.  Are we really looking at a large-scale trade […]

Muslims must protest the secular ideology that caused Trump, even more than the man himself

The visit of US President Donald Trump to Britain this week will be a chance for many people to express their frustration through a series of protests across the country. People are angry with so much about his presidency, from his dangerous posturing with North Korea to his disregard of the rights of American immigrants. […]

Voting in Democracy is Haram because Democracy Allows Elected Representatives the Right of Legislation, whereas in Islam this Right Solely Belongs to Allah

With the passage of each day, the Muslims of Pakistan are abandoning democracy. Moreover, they are becoming aware that Democracy is not the system of ruling in Islam, rather Khilafah is. The corrupt ruling elite know that the Muslims of Pakistan are bonded strongly to Islam. Therefore in order to prevent the Muslims abandoning Democracy, […]

Nawaz’s Conviction is a Hollow Victory! Establish the Khilafah on the Method of the Prophethood to Stamp out Corruption Decisively

Democracy is the Factory of Corruption The corruption case verdict against Pakistan’s former Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, announced on 6th July 2018, is nothing but a hollow victory. Time and again corrupt rulers have been replaced, by coup, elections or dissolution of assemblies, but corruption remained firmly entrenched in Pakistan. Faces changed, but corruption remained […]

Pockets Deeper than our Imagination

Pakistani politicians are legally bound to declare their assets before the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to show transparency in their financial matters. This has given voters a glimpse into the bank accounts and property portfolios of their leaders after Election Officials revealed assets declared on candidate’s’ papers. (Source: thenational.ae)

Trump’s Caging of Migrant Children Exemplifies the Inhumane Unconscionable Nature of America’s Nationalistic Democratic System

Under the American President’s vile ‘zero-tolerance’ immigration policy, around 2000 children, some as young as 4 or 5, of those classified as ‘illegal immigrants’, have been forcibly separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border over the past six weeks alone. They have been placed in wire mesh cages in detention centres, whose conditions have […]

No to Negotiations Legitimizing Continued US Presence in Afghanistan

On June 12 2018, Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General, Qamar Javed Bajwa, paid a visit to Afghanistan for more talks. Bajwa held a meeting with Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani during his Kabul visit, as mentioned in an Inter-Services Public Relations press statement. The COAS congratulated Afghan authorities on recent peace initiatives, especially in respect […]

Germany and France Warn that the Post-World War II Order No Longer Exists and that Trump’s Economic Nationalism could lead to War

US President Trump hit EU steel and aluminum with import tariffs at the start of June, and European Union countries unanimously backed a plan, on the 14th of June, to impose tariffs on $3.3 billion worth of U.S. products. The following day, Trump called French President Emmanuel Macron to push the European Union to negotiate […]

Putting the Trump-Kim Summit in Perspective

With great fanfare, the much-touted Trump-Kim summit took place in Singapore on June 11th. Considered the greatest handshake in history the meeting resulted in a joint statement by US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Just 4 months ago US president was hurling insults at his counterpart calling him “Little Rocket Man” […]

Anti-Drugs Drives in Bangladesh are more for Political Posturing than for Eliminating the Problem from the Society

In Bangladesh, starting from May 04, 2018, a massive antidrug operation is being carried out by the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) and police following a declaration by the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. By June 1, 2018, the security forces have killed at least 127 people in the incidents of so-called shootouts and arrested over 12,000 […]

Al-Wahn

In this blessed month of Ramadan, the Ummah displays their great desire to worship their Lord and to be extra attentive to the Quran as being a guidance and criterion to all that pleases and displeases Him. It is in this atmosphere that we read more surahs and hadiths and that we are amazed by […]

Craving for Wealth and Status

The Messenger of Allah ﷺ used to say: «اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي أَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنْ عِلْمٍ لا يَنْفَعُ، وَدُعَاءٍ لا يُسْمَعُ، وَقَلْبٍ لا يَخْشَعُ، وَنَفْسٍ لا تَشْبَعُ، اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي أَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنْ هَؤُلاءِ الأَرْبَعِ» “O Allah I seek refuge with you from knowledge that does not benefit, from a du’aa which is not answered, from a heart […]

The War of Attrition

On May 26, 2018 there was the next meeting of the Public Movement “Crimean solidarity”. This was the first meeting that took place without Server Mustafayev, a founder and coordinator of the movement who was arrested on 21st May and charged with the involvement in Hizb ut Tahrir.

Muslim Unity

Visiting Masjid al Haraam, I decided to sit down and reflect on why this beautiful structure is the epicentre of Islam. Many of the crucial and milestone events from the life of the Prophet ﷺ and our religion took place in Makkah. The question which I kept asking myself was, “Why did Allah decide to […]

The Revolution does not Mean a Change in Form and Replacing A Tyrant with Another Tyrant But Rather to Change the Corrupt Reality in Form and Content

Nations, people and societies have considered that the real revolution on the existing regimes means a radical change in all aspects of life, in the systems of government, economy and society, in the system of values, ideas, laws and ethics, in the methods of dealing with facts and states and events, and to sweep it […]