Author: Aaminah Qasim

Know Islam, Know Paradise

Survive or die together’: More than 400 killed in Eastern Ghouta

A young girl receives treatment at a makeshift hospital following regime bombardments in Eastern Ghouta region [Amer Almohibany/AFP] More than 400 people have been killed in Eastern Ghouta, a monitoring group said, as the Syrian government forces backed by Russian warplanes continued their aerial bombardment of the rebel-held area. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said…
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February 24, 2018 0

DINNER AT BREAKFAST BY SANNI KAY YUSUF

  Isn’t it suicidal for a boy and a girl at their teenage stage, for that matter, to engage in a romantic relationship when apparently they may never be ready to hook matrimonially until after years?   They say it is dating. But I call it drowning. For what does a secondary school student need…
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February 23, 2018 0

UN: Food aid to Palestinian and refugees will end soon

UNRWA is missing millions of dollars from its budget after the US cut funding to the agency. Now, it cannot guarantee food distribution for the rest of the year.   The head of the UN aid agency for Palestinian refugees in Gaza warns that it cannot guarantee food distribution beyond the end of June. The agency is blaming major…
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February 23, 2018 0

SMALL BUT BIG BY SANNI KAY YUSUF

  There are several grievous sins in the sight of Allah that are deeply, routinely rooted in people’s daily attitudes. One of such is tale bearing – talking ill of someone behind him. If a neighbour or a friend had a baby last year and she is carrying another pregnancy this year, of what disadvantage…
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January 22, 2018 0

If they but Know!

THEY DO NO GOOD AND SEE NO GOOD. Many people who do no good are incapable of appreciating good. The nuisance caused by those who go about tongue lashing those who use one or two religious scriptures to invite others to their own way has gotten to its climax, I’m a Muslim and I’ll address…
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January 18, 2018 0

Shouldn’t Carnivals Be Banned??

Introduction Carnival typically involves a public celebration or parade combining some elements of a circus, masks, and a public street party. People wear masks and costumes during many such celebrations, allowing them to lose their everyday individuality and experience a heightened sense of social unity. Excessive consumption of alcohol, meat, and other foods proscribed during…
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January 13, 2018 0

Toronto Muslim girl ‘scared’ after attacker cuts hijab

‘What you’re doing is really wrong, you should not act like this, and especially, I’m a kid,’ Khawlah Noman said, addressing her attacker [Chris Helgren/Reuters]   Police in the Canadian city of Toronto are investigating a possible hate crime after an 11-year-old Muslim girl was attacked by a man who allegedly tried to cut off…
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January 13, 2018 0

Nigerians displaced by Boko Haram barter to survive

Aisha Umaru (L) holds a basin of milk as Umaru Usman Kaski holds firewood at the Bakasi IDP camp, Maiduguri, Nigeria. AFOLABI SOTUNDE/REUTERS Maiduguri, Nigeria –  Cash is not king at Bakasi’s internally displaced persons (IDP) camp. With little money to hand at the best of times, and the food aid often not what they want, bartering has become an…
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January 12, 2018 0

THE MUSLIM WOMAN AND THE NURSING PROFESSION.

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January 12, 2018 0

Ahlu-sorrow, not Ahlus-Sunnah

  Who are those impious, deranged muslims that, as rumoured, do present packs of tin milk to their mothers, supposedly and in their figment, as a commensurate reward for the many-month breast-milk they were nurtured with? Unveil their identities! Let’s find them wherever they are, even if it requires journeying for decades barefooted! Let’s pay…
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January 9, 2018 0