Advertisement

Archive for November, 2013

Safa Baitul Mal to set up new Unit in Bangalore

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

By A Staff Writer Bangalore: Safa Baitul Mal with its headquarters in Hyderabad has decided to revamp its functioning at Bangalore by setting up a new unit while its former unit president, Abdul Hafeez Rashadi has announced setting up ‘Sakha Baitul Mal’ after quitting the Safa Baitul Mal. According to Mr. Ghayas Ahmed Rashadi, President, Safa […]

Continue Reading

Bihar to Launch Scholarships for Minority Girls

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Abdul Bari Masoud New Delhi: The Janata Dal(U) Government in Bihar is planning to launch an ambitious scholarship scheme for minority girls aiming to increase enrolment of girls in school education. An official of the Bihar Government told the Islamic Voice here on the condition of anonymity that unlike the Central Government’s minority scholarship […]

Continue Reading

Bridegroom Wanted

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sunni Muslim Family (Andhra Pradesh) seeks alliance for their two daughters 27 and 26 years / both 5.4’ fair religious, B.Tech., Software Engineers in Hexaware (Computer Science Engineer) and cognizant (Civil Engineer) both are at Chennai. Suitable brothers or single boys should be god fearing Sunni Muslim software engineers, B.Tech. Engineers, MBA or MCA from […]

Continue Reading

Minister Denies Financial Constraint

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Abdul Bari Masoud New Delhi: Union Minister of Minority Affairs K. Rahman Khan has vehemently denied that insufficient funds were allocated to the high-power committee assigned to review the post-Sachar Committee progress. Responding to a query from the Islamic Voice, Khan insisted that there has been no dearth of money as the Ministry has […]

Continue Reading

Committee to Review Hajj Operations

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has appointed a high-powered committee to review the functioning of Hajj Committee of India and State Hajj committees. It will be headed by former Chief Justice of Orissa High Court, Justice Bilal Nazki who hails from Jammu and Kashmir. Ishrat Aziz, former ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Begum […]

Continue Reading

Identification is Misery

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Junaid was going through the market-place of the town with his disciples. And it was his way to take any situation and use it. A man was dragging his cow by a rope, and Junaid said ’Wait’ to the man, and told his disciples ’Surround this man and the cow. I am going to teach […]

Continue Reading

Change the World

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bayazid, a Sufi mystic, has written in his autobiography, “When I was young, I thought and I said to God, and in all my prayers this was the base: ‘Give me energy so that I can change the whole world.’ Everybody looked wrong to me. I was a revolutionary and I wanted to change the […]

Continue Reading

Nice and Simple

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

I am a regular reader of Islamic Voice and appreciate the simplicity of its presentation. It is really beautiful. I refer to your September 2013 issue, page 18, with reference to courier charges to send Islamic Voice. You have not specified if the charges are monthly or annually. Sheikh Anwar, xecjamal@gmail.com Thank you very much […]

Continue Reading

On the Malaysian Court Verdict

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Earlier this week, a Malaysian court gave a bizarre decision: A Catholic newspaper in that country, named the Herald, would not be allowed to use the word “Allah” to refer to God. The court’s logic was that when Christians pray to “Allah,” Muslims get “confused.” Chief judge Mohamed Apandi Ali made an even more revealing […]

Continue Reading

‘Stop Terrorizing Non-Muslims, Muslims In The Name Of Islam’

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Khaled Aljenfawi A good Muslim understands that Islam is a religion of peace. The Quran calls for the practising of peace in daily life, not just among Muslims, but among God’s other children. A good Muslim according to the general principles and teachings of true Islam is not supposed to harm any of God’s […]

Continue Reading