LETTER to Media- ‘US Marines urinate on Dead Taliban Fighters’

A video surfacing on YouTube depicting four U.S. Marines urinating on the corpses of Taliban fighters is being labelled as images that could possibly be used as a propaganda tool by America’s enemies, US experts have said. These same experts denied the atrocities of sexual misconduct, beating, electrocution and humiliation of innocent detainees in Abu […]

Letter from a sister in Gaza

(Translated from Arabic)- Asaalam-u- Alaykum- My dear sisters and brothers I wanted to take this opportunity to send you a message from the sisters in Gaza. Please hear our situation and tell everyone that you know and dont know. Our situation is dire but our eman is strong alhamdulillah, even though we have no water […]

COMMENT: Mumbai Attacks- Is Pakistan now on the Defensive?

Published on the Asian News Website By Majed Iqbal- Pakistan’s weak government, despite claiming that we are not on the back foot on the Mumbai Blasts is surely feeling the heat. Whilst the foreign minister argues that there was no reason for Pakistan to be on the defensive over the attacks, the President, Mr zardari […]

Musharraf Resigns- Is there anything worth rejoicing for?

Published on the Asian News Letters Section By Majed Iqbal- Today’s announcement by Musharraf of his resignation has come at an interesting time. I’m sure, this move has sparked off a wave of emotions in Pakistan as well as catching the attention of keen Observers of the country which has played a pivotal role in Americas […]

Letter- Cameron jokes about Shariah Law after bike is stolen

By Waseem Aslam- David Cameron is famed for his biking riding adventures. He will tell you all that is a part of his new green image for the future of Britain and the world. Mr Cameron will tell us all a lot of things. He is a man of many forthright views, most of these views (he […]

LETTER- Bishop Nazir Ali’s comments on Islamic Extremism

 Published in the Asian News Letters Section By Waseem Aslam- Regarding the recent comments made by Nazir Ali stating that the vacuum left by the Christian faith in British society is being filled by Islamic extremists. I would agree that British society is godless and that religious faith plays no role in the day to day function of the society as […]

Holland- Serious about Cohesion?

  Published on the Asian News Letters Section By Maqsood Ahmed-  Fitna, a film directed by a Dutch Parliamentarian, Geert Wilders, and to be released shortly has openly called for the Quran to be banned and likens the Quran to Adolf Hitler’s book Mein Kampf. All this is done in the name of “freedom of expression”. At a time when […]