GAZA- Time to ask ourselves a really important question

By Andrusha Wickremeratne- In the early morning hours of 31st May armed Israelis attacked a flotilla of aid ships in international waters and killed 9 Turkish people aboard the “Mavi Marmara”. Dozens more were seriously injured. The convoy was taking aid, mainly in the form of medicines and food, to the besieged Gazan population. Gaza, […]

ASIAN LEADER Article- Rock n Roll Jihad- The answer to ‘radicalisation’?

Read the exclusive interview of Salman Ahmad from the famous Pakistani Rock Group Junoon which came in light of his recent tour of UK Universities to talk about radicalisation. Read the full interview article on Majeds blog here. Read the Asian Leader newspaper article online Here 

Israeli attack on Gaza Peace Convoy- What can Muslims do?

By Majed Iqbal- The unfortunate news this morning of the Israeli attack on the Gaza peace convoy, once again has come across as a shock internationally, much like the December attack in 2008 on Gaza. –          All Politicians must openly condemn these heinous acts against a peaceful convoy –          The British Government must take active steps […]

ASIAN LEADER ARTICLE- No word Khalifah in the Quran?

The following article was published in the Asian Leader Newspaper for March 17 2010 discussing the fatwa by a well-reknowned scholar on the issue of Terrorism. However, the fatwa also covered many other topics like governing a state by Islam, identity, loyalty to country alone and many other interesting subjects. Read the article online on the LOOKASIA […]

The Asian News- Pakistani Sheikh issues fatwa for British Govt

  By Majed Iqbal- Pakistani Cleric Sheikh ul- Islam Dr Tahir ul-Qadri, has issued a global ruling against terrorism and suicide bombing. His 600-page judgement, known as a fatwa, aims at completely dismantling al-Qaeda’s violent ideology. The scholar developed his Fatwa last year as a response to the increase in bombings across Pakistan by militants. It has now been […]

BROWN sidelines the “REAL” Issues

By Majed Iqbal– The unfortunate incidents of Glasgow and London have once again drawn the spotlight onto the Muslim community despite the “fresh” angle from PM Gordon Brown in not using the words ‘Islam’ or ‘Muslim’ in relation to the incidents that took place on Saturday. However benevolent the new terminology may sound from a […]