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Intellectual Silence is a dishonesty!

We, the authors, often boast of reflecting the society and also claim to “guide” the society through our writings. Pre-indepedence produced many writers who actually guided and motivated the youth and the society to enter the struggle for independence. 418 more words

'Allah' for Muslims only: Malaysia's top court

Malaysia’s top court  upheld a government ban forbidding non-Muslims from using “Allah” to refer to God, rejecting an appeal by the Roman Catholic Church that argued that the ban failed to consider the rights of minorities in the mostly Muslim nation. 308 more words


PTA blocks country's first gay website

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has blocked access to the country’s first website designed to help gay people meet and support each other, the website said on Thursday. 142 more words



Kashmir is boiling once again. The new generation of young boys that were born under the shadow of Indian bayonets since 1989, and witnessed murder, rape and killings of their kith and kin in fake encounters, are burning with rage and revenge. 660 more words

International mobilisation for the acquittal of Pinar Selek

The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a joint programme of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), appeals for international mobilisation to call for the acquittal of Ms. 433 more words

Political Activism

Can You Declare Anyone Non Muslim Through Legislation?

By Raza Habib Raja

Democracy is much more than majority

Right now, after 28th May, an issue being increasingly discussed is the status given to Ahmedis through the controversial Second Amendment. 1,217 more words