Farhan Bashir Naikoo

Journalism in Kashmir

Journalism in Kashmir

Journalism is an important tool by virtue of which even a layman gets aware of the daily happenings. The responsibility of assessing, thorough investigation, and presenting the news, national or international, of trends and issues is parallel to no profession whatsoever. Impartial and honest journalists make this profession all the more invaluable. Journalism is an […]

 Khubaib Mujtaba

Democracy: a wolf in the flock of sheep

Democracy: a wolf in the flock of sheep

Since the creation of mankind, various political ideologies have been put forward in order to attain stability in the smooth functioning of the state or the affairs of common people. In some or the other way most of these ideologies failed in attaining stability, they couldn’t organize the disordered structure of the world. For some […]

 Ramzy Baroud

Jewish Nation-state Law: Why Israel Was Never a Democracy

Jewish Nation-state Law: Why Israel Was Never a Democracy

The head of the Arab Joint List Alliance at the Israeli Knesset (Parliament), Aymen Odeh, described the passing of the racist Jewish Nation-state Law as “the death of our democracy.” Did Odeh truly believe that, prior to this law, he had lived in a true democracy? 70 years of Israeli Jewish supremacy, genocide, ethnic cleansing, […]

 Guest Author

Anxieties about Indian Democracy

Anxieties about Indian Democracy

Jitamanyu Sahoo Indian democracy project is an endeavour fraught with difficulty. The reason is not because the thesis is enormous, complex and unravelling itself as it is growing older. It is rather the need to assess the complexities which arise from the project is a fragile task. The Indian democratic experiment can lead to construction […]

 Guest Author

Islam does not prescribe any specific form of govt. but priciples for establishing a political system: Dr Tauseef Ahmad Parray

Islam does not prescribe any specific form of govt. but priciples for establishing a political system: Dr Tauseef Ahmad Parray

Dr Tauseef Ahmad Parray (from Tral, Pulwama) is presently working as Assistant Professor, Islamic Studies at Govt Degree College (Boys) Pulwama. He completed his Bachelors (Social Sciences) from Amar Singh College (2003-5), Masters (Islamic Studies) from University of Kashmir (KU) Srinagar (2006-08), PhD from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Aligarh, India (2009-14), and Post-Doctorate from Iqbal […]

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‘West has no problem with what kind of state you establish in the name of Khilafah but they fear the fusion of Islam and democracy.’

‘West has no problem with what kind of state you establish in the name of Khilafah but they fear the fusion of Islam and democracy.’

(This article is translation of an article titled “Khilafat Aur Jumhooriyat” wriiten by Ata ul Rehman published in Tarjuman ul Quran, July Issue)  In culturally Islamic country like ours, we encounter strange people around us; some say there is not any such Islamic term as “Khilafat” and some say there is no concept of a “nation state” […]

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Kashmir: The litmus test for Indian Democracy

Kashmir: The litmus test for Indian Democracy

India is considered as the world’s largest democratic country. In a democratic country, you have every right to express your own feelings, but when it comes to Kashmir it is usually brushed off. In a democratic country, it is a given to have protection of the human rights, but what about Kashmir? In Kashmir we […]