Professor Jackie Ying


A Life of Passion, Commitment and Hard Work: Professor Jackie Ying Jackie Y. Ying is someone whose life defies expectations and stereotypes at every turn. In the largely male-dominated field of scientific research with few prominent Asians or Muslims, Professor Ying is a female, Chinese-Muslim whose work in the field of nanotechnology has earned her … Continue reading Professor Jackie Ying

Why The West Craves Materialism & Why The East Sticks To Religion


By Imran Khan, Pakistan politician My generation grew up at a time when colonial hang up was at its peak. Our older generation had been slaves and had a huge inferiority complex of the British. The school I went to was similar to all elite schools in Pakistan. Despite gaining independence, they were, and still … Continue reading Why The West Craves Materialism & Why The East Sticks To Religion

13th Malaysia’s Election


  1.  Today, our Prime minister, YAB Dato Seri Najib Tun Razak have announced  that Parliament have been dissolved effective immediately. So, we wait for few week for election to replace or maintain our government. 2. This election shall be the toughest election in Malaysian history. This election are expected to be a turning point … Continue reading 13th Malaysia’s Election

Why were we Created?


All praise is due to Allâh and may His peace and blessings be upon his last Messenger sallallâhu 'alayhi wa sallam and on all those who follow the path of righteousness until the last day. We have to answer the most fundamental question that every human being asks himself at some point in his or … Continue reading Why were we Created?

Banking on the ummah – Malaysia leads the charge in Islamic finance


OF MALAYSIA’S claims to fame, leadership in financial services is not an obvious one. Yet in some ways the country is the world’s most important Islamic-finance centre. Just over a fifth of the country’s banking system, by assets, is sharia-compliant; the average for Muslim countries is more like 12%, and often a lot less. Malaysia … Continue reading Banking on the ummah – Malaysia leads the charge in Islamic finance

Egypt’s Scholars Elect New Mufti


CAIRO – Muslim scholars have chosen a professor of Islamic jurisprudence to become Egypt’s new Mufti, the first time the top religious leader be elected since the ouster of Hosni Mubarak. “Dr Shawki Ibrahim Abdel-Karim Allam, professor of Islamic law in Tanta University, got the highest number of votes and the matter has been sent … Continue reading Egypt’s Scholars Elect New Mufti

Kelantan MB ‘got what it cakes’ as he meets top Penang bishop


Jan 28: While many have welcomed the surprise birthday treat thrown by DAP chairman Karpal Singh - one of the more outspoken critics of PAS - to the Islamic party's top leader Tuan Guru Nik Abdul Aziz Nik Mat, (Chief Minister of Kelantan) the latter's Northern trip also saw another similar gesture. Only this time, … Continue reading Kelantan MB ‘got what it cakes’ as he meets top Penang bishop