JUMAH KHUTBA- Rabiul Awwal- Fulfilling the mission of the Holy Prophet ﷺ

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 […]

“Rohingya Muslims- How do we respond?” Ummah Channel Show

I was invited onto the Ummah Channel, a UK based Islamic Satellite Channel to discuss the recent Rohingya Muslims crisis where hundreds were left abandoned in open waters, bordering starvation.

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 […]

COMMENT- Morsi & Egypt- Compromised Politics never work

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 […]

VIDEO- Karbala Yesterday- Gaza Today- have we learnt anything?

I was invited onto the Ummah Channel on the ‘Community Platform’ show to discuss the recent Gaza Crisis in Light of the sacred Month Muharram and the historic Sacrifices made by the Grandson of the Holy Prophet (SAW), Imam Husain at Karbala. Have we learnt anything about the Example of Imam Hussain? Are we exempt […]

VIDEO- 9/11 and its consequences for the Muslim Community- UMMAH CHANNEL SHOW

Over 11 years ago, 9/11 became a defining moment in History. Over 3000 people lost their lives innocently, but what followed led to nearly 2 million deaths in an un-precedented War on Terror that had no time limit and no boundaries. I was invited alongside Muslim Activist, Mazhar Khan, to discuss the consequences of 9/11 […]

COMMENT- Egypt Elections, Mursi & the Muslim Brotherhood

By Majed Iqbal- With the outcome of the Egyptian Elections finally out in the open, many are sighing with relief that finally the ‘revolution’ has materialised. Who would’ve thought that the iron grip of Mubarak, who ran Egypt like a Police State, imprisoning and torturing opponents would be ousted in a ‘People’s’ movement that had […]

Sheikh Cameron in Indonesia- Democracy by the barrel of a Gun

By Majed Iqbal- David Cameron’s Far-East trip hit headlines today across all major news sites as he delivered a Speech at an Islamic university in Jakarta in the worlds largest Muslim populated country. Cameron was forthright in teaching Indonesia’s 240 million population what ‘Real Islam’ was all about. Making reference to the rise of Islamic Parties […]

UMMAH CHANNEL Appearance on the “Debate Night” Show- Western Intervention in Libya

On Wednesday 6th April, i was invited to participate on the BIG Debate Show on the UK based satellite Station, Ummah Channel. The topic of focus was the “Arab Spring and Libya – was military action right”. Questions that have arisen in the media, political circles and amongst the masses in the Muslim World are […]

VIDEO- ‘Facebook Revolutions’ Question Time

Majed attended the Blackburn Question Time titled “Facebook Revolutions” alongside a distinguished panel of speakers to face Questions around recent international events which have been the subject of discussion globally. Saudi Arabia was in the midst of demonstrations and just a few days before the “Inqilaab-e-Pakistan” protests were about to spark off, the distinguished panel […]