As if post-Covid era chaos to travelling and aspirations of many including hundreds of thousands of Muslim Hajj pilgrims wasn’t enough, the Saudi government’s unilateral withdrawal from decades’ old tried and tested personal and trade relationship with western Hajj pilgrims…
Image: Typical FT (Financial Times) headlines on Russian currency, date: 23 March 2022 Last update: 1 April 2022 Some days back a former top forex…
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Image: Tweet from prominent Palestinian legislative member Hanan Ashwari pointing out the sheer inconsistency of the west. When absolute clarity of the…
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Image: Screenshot of Facebook social media newsfeed of FT Many are saying that sanctions on Russia isn’t only going to affect Russia only but there…
Editor’s note: This piece was originally published in Medium shortly after the outbreak of Ukraine war following Russia’s invasion, on 3 March 2022 with…
As Americans and many around the world commemorate 20 year anniversary of one of the most tragic events in the west and on American soil… Continue…
Editor’s note: This piece was originally published in Medium on 16 August 2021 shortly after the fall of US-backed Kabul’s Ashraf Ghani regime of…
Pic: Israeli bombing on Gaza City on 14 May 2021, credit: Ali Jadallah / Anadolu Agency Interview with Ismail Syed, Muslim Scholar based in London, UK…
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