Indian Rape Case- Where is the Justice?

By Majed Iqbal- By now no one would have failed to have noticed the notorious rape case story that has been circulating the Media circuits for the last week. The extremely stressing story of a women being gang-raped by 6 men on a bus at 10 Pm at night in the Capital City of India, […]

Milly Dowler Case- ‘An Eye For an Eye, A Life for A Life’

By Hamid Chaudry- The heart wrenching case of Milly Dowler, the 13 year old girl abducted and murdered in 2002, drew to an emotional close last week, as, following the conviction of Levi Bellfield, her family members took turns to share with the nation how the case had affected their lives for the past nine […]

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 […]

DM Question Time Show- Pakistan Drone Attacks & Raymond Davis Case

Majed was invited onto the UK Based Satellite channel- DM Digital (sky channel 802) alongside a panel of distinguished guests for a LIVE Show to discuss the recent turmoil in Pakistan around the Raymond Davis saga and the recent Drone attacks. The Panelists included – Major Shabir Hussain (Retired) – Khwaja Adnan (Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf) – […]

Tear Gas, Tyrants & Foreign Trade

By Hamid Chaudry–  As the grass roots revolution spreads across the entire Middle East, it is with a mixture of disgust, incredulity and jaw dropping aghast watching the bare-faced hypocrisy of western politicians, as they jockey for position in a new era for the Middle East and Arab lands. While not all of us are […]

COMMENT: America’s Fear–The Will of the People

By Hamid Chaudry- The unfolding story of Egypt will run for a while longer…..perhaps even another thirty years.  While we can only guess at which path the country will take in the near term, this is undoubtedly an historic event for this generation. It is one of those events that will define the shape of […]

POEM- TAHRIR

By Poet 786 I am not a square but a revolution I am the pure air eradicating pollution I do not smell of your hypocrisy I breathe Islam not demoncracy My forefathers named me “Liberation” Do not call me “Freedom”! I am not up for manipulation I have my own interpretation I am not a […]

Vying for Power in the New ‘Middle East’ Order

By Hamid Chaudry (NEW Blog Contributor)- The scenes from Egypt and the Middle East are unfolding before our very eyes, almost too fast to scribe. These momentous events will do more to shape the future of not only the Middle East, but also global politics, consigning the previous despotic thirty year rule to a postscript […]

Chief Justice Lord Phillips and his Misconceptions on Shariah Law

By Majed Iqbal– What was sparked off as a major discussion in February this year by Archbishop Rowan Williams on Shariah law has once again re-surfaced in the Media. However, this time its not a religious figure who will be maligned by the nation for promoting values of Islam instead of his own faith. Joining […]