Electricity bills are so high in Pakistan that some have been driven to suicide. Comment: After the privatization of the electricity sector, bills are high to ensure profits for the private companies. The bills include capacity charges that are paid to the companies, even when they are not producing electricity.
On 23 August 2023, India sent a rocket to the moon.
The officers and soldiers of the Special Services Group (SSG) are amongst the best elite troops in the world. Their reputation is established, both in international competitions, and on battlefields. They instill fear in the hearts of the enemies of Islam. The SSG warriors train hard. They fight to win. They do what it takes. […]
Introduction: Dawah and Jihad to Spread the Mercy of Islam Jihad (warfare) is one of the foremost duties in Islam. There is a great reward for the one who is martyred during fighting, or the one who emerges victorious. Expansion of the Khilafah (Caliphate) through warfare is established in the Noble Quran, the Prophetic Sunnah […]
On 7 February 2023, US President, Joe Biden, delivered his annual State of the Union Address. It contained important lessons for the leadership of the Islamic Ummah.
The Messenger of Allah (saw) conveyed to his Ummah that , «إِنَّمَا الْإِمَامُ جُنَّةٌ يُقَاتَلُ مِنْ وَرَائِهِ وَيُتَّقَى بِهِ» “Indeed, the Imam (Khaleefah) is a shield, from behind whom you fight and by whom you are protected.” (Muslim). O Muslims, what to say of the loss of our shield, the Khilafah, on 28 Rajab 1342 […]
Introduction: Debate over Transgender Protection in the Muslim World On 5 September 2022, Pakistan’s Senator Mushtaq Ahmad presented the bill for amendments in the Transgender Protection Act, 2018, to the Senate Standing Committee on Human Rights. During the meeting, Senator Mushtaq Ahmad, said that, “Transgender is an American term, it has no place in Islam, […]
Pakistan can never emerge from its recurrent crises, if it limits itself to the two conventional options, parliamentary democracy and presidential democracy. This limited, loaded debate only benefits the current political and military leaderships. Until the Muslims turn their backs on Democracy and strive for the Islamic Khilafah (Caliphate) State, they can only look forwards […]
Introduction: Marital Bliss is Secured by Obedience to Allah (swt) and His Messenger (saw) Allah (swt) said, (وَمِنْ ءَايَاتِهِ أَنْ خَلَقَ لَكُمْ مِنْ أَنْفُسِكُمْ أَزْوَاجًا لِتَسْكُنُوا إِلَيْهَا وَجَعَلَ بَيْنَكُمْ مَوَدَّةً وَرَحْمَةً إِنَّ فِي ذَلِكَ لآيَاتٍ لِقَوْمٍ يَتَفَكَّرُون) “And of His signs is that He created for you from yourselves mates that you may find serenity […]
Introduction: The Growth of Envy under the Western Civilization It has been observed that wherever the Western civilization has influence, in the Western world or the Muslim World, there is the development of a set of institutions, including social media and large-scale advertising, that create an atmosphere of materialism, in which people feel envious and […]
The Express Tribune Newspaper in Pakistan reported on 30 January 2022, “The first transplant of a genetically-modified pig heart into a terminally ill human patient has triggered intense debate among Muslims the world over. On social media and off it, many have wondered aloud what an Islamic perspective on the procedure would be given the […]
Introduction: The Meaning of Sunnah, Both in the Arabic Language and in Shariah Terminology Sunnah (سُنّة), with its plural being Sunan (سُنَنٌ), linguistically is the path (Tareeq) or way (seerah). The inimitable Noble Quran, which set the standard for the Arabic language after its revelation for all times, says, (قَدْ خَلَتْ مِن قَبْلِكُمْ سُنَنٌ فَسِيرُوا […]
Introduction: Seeking a Cure for Illness With the increased interest in the great Deen of Islam over the last three decades, there has been a corresponding increase in the interest in Islam’s guidelines regarding healthcare. This has been in parallel with the increased interest in other aspects of Islam, such as education, finance and the […]
At a Senate Banking Committee hearing of 28 September 2021, US Treasury Secretary, Janet L. Yellen, warned US lawmakers on 28 September of “catastrophic” consequences, if Congress failed to raise or suspend the statutory debt limit by 18 October 2021, saying inaction could lead to a self-inflicted economic recession and a financial crisis. Then on […]
There is justified frustration within the Muslims of Pakistan at the neglect of their rulers regarding economy and security. The neglect of the rulers is not due to incompetence, but due to their efficient adherence to the world order created by the Western colonialist states.
On 3 April 2021, Pakistan’s Minister of Science and Technology, Fawad Chaudhry tweeted, “The moon of Ramadan will be clearly visible on the evening of 13 April in Lahore, Islamabad and Peshawar and many other cities and the first fast will be 14 April.”
Upon the Islamic Hijri centenary of the painful destruction of the Khilafah (Caliphate), Hizb ut Tahrir undertook a substantial global campaign demanding its re-establishment. Within the Muslim World, the brothers and sisters of Hizb ut Tahrir from Tunisia in the West to Indonesia in the East distributed material on the ground, as well as over […]
Ahmed narrated that the Messenger of Allah (saw), who conveys the meaning of Allah’s (swt) Ahkam in his (saw) own words as part of his Sunnah, who does not speak except that which is revealed to him (saw) from His Lord, declared, «تَكُونُ النُّبُوَّةُ فِيكُمْ مَا شَاءَ اللَّهُ أَنْ تَكُونَ ثُمَّ يَرْفَعُهَا إِذَا شَاءَ أَنْ […]
Imam Malik narrates in his Muwatta that the Messenger of Allah (saw) said, «سَبْعَةٌ يُظِلُّهُمُ اللَّهُ فِي ظِلِّهِ يَوْمَ لاَ ظِلَّ إِلاَّ ظِلُّهُ إِمَامٌ عَادِلٌ»
The rejection of the government of Imran Khan is now widespread, even extending to previously hopeful, but now disappointed, supporters. The rejection is not through misplaced trust in the opposition, but due to Imran’s own performance. The government’s failure is not due to mere incompetence alone, but due to its fulfilling the requirements of its […]
O Muslims! This Rajab, 1442 AH, it has been one hundred Hijri years since the destruction of the Khilafah (Caliphate), the state that rules by Islam in our collective affairs. With the abolition of the Khilafah, the ruling by Islam came to an end on the earth, even though some of our regions had been […]
Inspired by Revelation (Wahee) from Allah (swt), through the Blessed Spirit, Gibraeel (as), the Messenger of Allah (saw) conveyed to his (saw) Ummah, «إِنَّمَا الْإِمَامُ جُنَّةٌ يُقَاتَلُ مِنْ وَرَائِهِ وَيُتَّقَى بِهِ» “Indeed, the Imam (Khaleefah) is a shield, from behind whom you fight and by whom you are protected.” (Muslim). Indeed the Imam of all […]