COMMENT- Blair absolves responsibility of creating an unsafer world, again

By Majed Iqbal- Tony Blair has continued to argue his case that Radical Islam or extremist Religious interpretation as he recently put it, is the fundamental cause for world conflicts. Blairs comments appeared in the Observer Newspaper in reference to the conflict in Syria and its spillover in neighbouring countries. Blair said “There is one […]

JUMAH KHUTBA- Rabiul Awwal- Re-connecting with the Holy Prophet ﷺ’s Message

Remembering the Message and mission of  the Holy Prophet (PBUH)

By Majed Iqbal– Assalamu `alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatahu. Insha’allah you are all in the best state of health and Imaan. Please take time to send durood (salutations) upon the Holy Prophet ﷺ (Allah’s peace and blessings be be upon him), especially on the Day of Jum’ah. Abu Hurayrah (ra) may Allah be pleased with him […]

NSA Files- Are you being bugged?

Majed Iqbal- Are you being bugged? The simple answer is YES! Why are you surprised? Why is Angela Merkel surprised? Why is the Spanish Minister surprised after being informed that 60 million calls, emails, social network activity was monitored by the US in just one month alone even surprised? Revelations in the last weeks about the […]

COMMENT- Pakistan Church Suicide attack- Why?

A Christian woman mourns the death of her son at the site of a suicide blast at a church in Peshawar

By Majed Iqbal- At least 78 people have been killed and a 120 were injured in a double suicide bomb attack on a Christian church in northwest Pakistan earlier today. The attackers struck as people left the church, causing devastation in the vicinity. The last decade has seen an unprecedented level of attacks, never seen in […]

VIDEO- Western Attack on Syria? – Ummah Channel Show

Will the US attack SYria?

On the eve of UK Parliamentary discussions on a possible attack on Syria, i was invited to Ummah Channel to discuss the future of Syria and what consequences an invasion will mean for Syrians. Discussions also centred around surrounding Arab regimes failure to respond over the last  years as well as in recent days when […]

TWEET DECK- #Egyptmassacre

The scenes over the last few days in Egypt have been unbearable to watch as hundreds were murdered and thousands injured in the crackdown by the Egyptian Army. With the flow of arguments chopping and changing on News channels, it is easy to get sucked into a narrative which blames the former President Morsi and […]

14th August- DIL DIL PAKISTAN?

Are we really Independent? What’s happening in Pakistan? What type of change do we need now? 66 years on since Pakistan’s independence, where do we stand today.

Cameron & Obama’s Ramadhan Messages- Talking Peace whilst Terrorising the World

By Majed Iqbal- In usual fashion, Politicians and Statesmen put their charm on to for another PR activity and photo shoot opportunity to show how they love their multicultural societies. Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron and US President did exactly this by issuing their Ramadhan Messages for this year. Successive leaders in both countries have […]

TWEET DECK- How to view the Egypt Coup

Tonights news on the ousting of Former President Morsi has brought a multitude of reactions. In these defining moments of a strategically important country in the Muslim World, Majed’s Blog presents its clear ideas on  HOW to view these events and articulate a formulated response. Find below tweets from the last few hours to help […]

COMMENT- Morsi & Egypt- Compromised Politics never work

Morsi- Is there another way?

By Majed Iqbal- A re-run of the Protests which ousted Mubarak back in 2011? This is what commentators are dubbing the fresh protests in Egypt as  where thousands have converged on the renowned Tahrir Square which shook the throne of the Dictator Mubarak. Its seem surprising that Egyptians are protesting against a Government which they […]