Newham – Local Election 2010

A review of the voting patterns of Newham with a particular focus on voting on religious lines in addition to a survey of Muslim representation within the borough.

The economic classes in Islam

In terms of ownership of assets there are four classes. There are those who have plenty and there are those who do not have...

Mufti Shafi Usmani’s day

The pious Ulama achieved greatness through dedication to Allah and maintenance of their duties to themselves and others for the sake of Allah. They...

For those who believe and fear Allah (Naba’: 31-40)

Indeed for the fearful there is success - gardens and vineyards, buxom maidens, brimming glasses. You will not hear within babble, nor lies. This is a reward from your lord and an ample gift.

Memo: ijtima (Issue 101)

Here is a brief background on the first edition of ijtima (issue 101) which can be read at ijtima.org. The main theme of the edition...

To those who doubt the hereafter (Naba’: 1-30)

عَمَّ يتسآءَلُونَ1 عَنِ النَّبَإِ العَظِيمِ2 الَّذِى هُمۡ فِيهِ مُخْتَلِفُونَ3 كَلَّا سَيَعْلَمُونَ4 ثُمَّ كَلَّا سَيَعْلَمُونَ5 Regarding what do they question each other and the believers in...