Today, while only a small minority is able to stand up and speak for their rights by putting an end to violence, nothing has actually changed in Pakistan. Girls are still raped and forced marriages continue to exist.
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai is set to become the United Nations’ youngest-ever “Messenger of Peace,” the international body’s chief has announced.
Two Somali and Pakistani Muslim couples have offered a lesson on true Islamic manners, choosing to donate the money dedicated to their lavish wedding ceremonies to charities and needy people.
LONDON – As news reaches us of the death of over 40 men, women and children, on a flight from Chitral to Islamabad, social media is abuzz with sadness, as one of the passengers on board, Junaid Jamshed, came to an untimely death.
Three teams from Turkey and Pakistan won gold and bronze medals at the International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) world championship held in Boston, US on 30 October 2016. The iGEM is an annual, international student competition in synthetic biology. Two teams from Turkey’s METU-HS-Ankara High School received gold medals and were nominated for the best …
Pakistani scholars said that transgender Muslims have equal rights to marry, get buried in Muslim ceremonies, ruling any harassment of transgender people a crime under Islam.
Every year since 2000, the world commemorates the International Mother Language Day on Feb 21st to promote awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism.
Muslim scholars in Banda Aceh, in the Indonesian island of Sumatra, warned against celebrating Valentine’s Day, which falls Sunday, calling it un-Islamic celebration.
Using communication technology to reach out to Muslim students in the west, a growing number of Pakistani centers are teaching Muslims how to pronounce the holy Qur’an correctly, overcoming length and language barriers.
A proposal to increase marriage age in Pakistan has been blocked after scholars branded it “blasphemous” and against Islam.