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Changing Contours of FIR

Imagine a person walking down to a police chowki and insisting to lodge an FIR (First Information Report) against pilferage of commodities ranging from Pajamas to orange, the yawning man in uniform posted in the chowki would get enough reason to ludicrously laugh at the complainer and subsequently, thrash him out of the station. 658 more words

India

The duties of a husband

Almighty Allah SubHanuhu wa Ta’ala has prescribed certain duties of the husband towards their wives. The Holy Qur’an says: “The women have enjoy rights over men as men have certain rights over the women in kindness.” 2,903 more words

Quran Reading

To Please Allah Not The Husband!

The cultural background I come from, when a married woman starts to wear a headscarf people presume that the husband must have enforced her. Not necessarily, in fact Husband Malik ‘encouraged’ me. 818 more words

Islam

“Allah has combined the entirety of medicine (at-tibb) in half a verse...”

Allah the Most High said,

“…And eat and drink and be not excessive (therein)…”

(al-A’raaf 7:31)

Ibn Katheer commented upon this verse:

One of the Salaf said: Allah has combined the entirety of medicine (at-tibb) in half a verse, 448 more words

Quran

Saturday Night Live ISIS skit: Humorous or Tasteless?

Is a joke about a terrorist group known for public executions and mass killings ever acceptable?

Saturday Night Live aired a sketch starring guest host Dakota Johnson suggesting she joined the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) after graduating high school. 274 more words

Current Events

Praying for dead non-Muslims?

Many Muslims remain confused on if we can/should pray upon those non-Muslims who have passed away. Should we ask for Allah’s mercy upon them? Should we ask Allah (swt) to Punish them? 3,069 more words

Hadith