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The Bulletin is a trade journal for practitioners in the field which aims to provide relevant timely reports, tools, practical hints, trends, micrologs and memos.

Around our parts, lillah is deemed as unrestricted funds, sadaqah as partially restricted funds which can be used for public works (رفاه عام) according to some while zakat is fully restricted funds which must be only given to specified categories.
There at times comes a need to convert Arabic scripts to English (Latin) script or vice versa. Depending on the objective, the approach differs and as such there are many standards. Although computer conversion is an important consideration, we...
This report outlines the price of wheat in Newham (London) during Ramadan, 1438 (July, 2017) and the subsequent recommendation for the rate of sadaqat al-fitr and fidyah. The recommended price for sadaqat al-fitr and fidyah in Newham is £2.90. It should not be lower than £2.35.
The United Kingdom is holding its general election on the 8 June 2017. Irrespective of one's view regarding participating in elections or party politics, it cannot be denied that the Muslim voice matters. The 2011 census reports there to...
If you want to understand a subject well and gain depth, you must prepare before going to lesson - this is called mutala. The following is a suggested approach to preparing for a text covered in a lesson. Firstly, determine the literal meaning...
University degrees are designated either as ‘Arts’ or ‘Science’. In order to have a more wider option you need to demonstrate you can do both. Although it is claimed that A-levels are the same, you should choose the ‘traditional’...
All praise is to Allah, the most merciful and kind. Peace be upon His messenger Muhammad, the final prophet, who was sent with the truth which he conveyed un convoluted. Blessing be upon the companion of the prophet who...
Be generous, be fair. Make your rules positive, communicate it clearly and remind it often. Let the rules be soft but follow through consistently. Use threats sparingly and only threaten what you can deliver. Never threaten to call other...
When writing a fatwa, Hadrat would often check Shami. If would report a view , he would consider it evidence but if it was the opinion of the author, he would not consider it evidence . Rather,...
London is holding its local election on the 3 May 2018. The local council have a direct impact on the day to day lives of residents including Muslims. The council has oversight of education, libraries, social services, local planning,...
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