Mukhtaran Mai

  The case and the verdict in Mukhtaran Mai is very sad state of affairs of Pakistan. What is even sadder is that the judiciary is being held responsible for the failure to deliver justice. I may not be an expert but it seems people who are holding the judiciary responsible (liberals, Feminists and other…

Why have the British media killed the ‘Kill Khalid’ reviews?

Despite rave reviews in the US, Paul McGeough’s book about a failed Mossad assassination attempt has been ignored by British media By Phillip Knightley LAST UPDATED 3:10 PM, JULY 21, 2009 In April this year Quartet Books published Kill Khalid: The Failed Assassination of Khalid Mishal and the Rise of Hamas. It was written by…

Britain expels Israeli diplomat over Dubai passport row

The UK is to expel an Israeli diplomat over the use of 12 forged British passports linked to the murder of Hamas leader Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in Dubai. Foreign Secretary David Miliband told the Commons there were “compelling reasons” to believe Israel was responsible for the passport “misuse”. He said: “The government takes this matter extremely…

مقتولین سے ان کی پہچان تو نہ چھینو…قلم کمان …حامد میر

مقتولین سے ان کی پہچان تو نہ چھینو…قلم کمان …حامد میر یہ ہمارے بزرگوں نے کتنے ارمانوں کے ساتھ برصغیر میں مسلمانوں کی ایک آزاد ریاست کے خواب کا نام پاکستان رکھا تھا۔ شاعر مشرق علامہ اقبال نے کس اعتماد و یقین کے ساتھ اس خواب کی تعبیر ڈھونڈنے کیلئے محمد علی جناح  کا…

IN DEFENSE OF THE MUSLIM UMMAH

Written by El-Hajj Mauri’ Saalakhan SATURDAY, 02 JANUARY 2010 01:08 In Response to Attacks on Sheikh Anwar Al-Awlaki In last month’s edition of The Muslim Link, an article titled “Spokespersons Busy in Fort Hood Aftermath” (November 20, 2009) raised some serious concerns for this writer. The article quoted Imam Johari Abdul Malik, Imam Yahya Hendi…

AMERICA'S ONCE-SECRET WAR IN PAKISTAN BUSTS OPEN

Pakistan Blast Kills U.S. Troops, Children, Say Local Officials (AP/Huffington Post) — SHAHI KOTO, Pakistan — A roadside bomb killed three U.S. soldiers and partly destroyed a girls’ school in northwest Pakistan on Wednesday in an attack that drew attention to a little-publicized American military training mission in the al-Qaida and Taliban heartland. They were…