The Origins of Shia Sunni Split in Islam

The great great grandfather of prophet Mohammad was Abd Manaf (circa 400 AD) from the Banu Quresh tribe. Banu Quresh was the custodian of Kaaba. As hundreds of idols were housed in Kaaba and as it was also at the intersection of trade…

New fatwa: Muslims may eat their wives

According to several Middle East newspapers, the Mufti of Saudi Arabia, Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Sheikh has created a sensation after he issued a new fatwa which permits a man to eat his wife in the event that he is afflicted with a severe…

Dr Mohammed Najibullah: The Afghan Prometheus

Mullah Abdul Razzaq was the Taliban ringleader who carried out the torture, killing, mutilation and desecration of the corpses — a war crime by any definition — at the behest of his Pakistani minders “Strike harder, squeeze him, don’t leave…

Pakistan, Russia hold joint military drill

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Russia are holding two-week long joint military drill focussing on counterterrorism operations to enhance military ties between the two countries. The joint exercise DRUZBA 2017 between special forces of Pakistan and…