CultureApril 12, 2017

To The Ones Who Got Killed In The Name Of Honor

Countless women are killed every year in the name of honor; our societies harbor such injustice and we are all passive participants. Almost every evening, when the inhabitants of the oldest apartment building in the outskirts of the youngest and most urbanized city in the country were supposedly in a deep sleep, a certain man

InspirationalMay 9, 2016

Religious Harmony in History

How a church in Budapest inspired the writer that tolerance and acceptance are key in safeguarding the society

ReligionsDecember 29, 2015

Islamophobia: Small Mercies, Big Fear

What are the real signs of islamophia that faces practicing muslims in western countries? And how does it really impact practicing muslims who live abroad? The buffer of tolerance in the UAE that we often take for granted is prized when juxtaposed against the so-called, modern Western society. The last five years, having moved to

ReligionsJuly 4, 2015

Ramadan, Then and Now

Article in brief: the author reminiscences about the traditions of Ramadan during his childhood. My seven-year-old Mohammad will fast

IdentityApril 1, 2015

Muslims: The Challenge of Insecurity

Article in brief: Muslim nations have been severely affected over the years whether through colonization, social makeup, or lack

HistoryMarch 1, 2015

The Relationship (Or Lack off) Between Religion And Terrorism

Article in brief: the author debates the relation between terrorism & religion, and proves with research that terrorism is

ReligionsMarch 1, 2015

Volunteerism with Ihsan

Article in brief: Are monetary donations more beneficial than volunteerism? Omar Al Owais explores. Ihsan, those familiar with the

ReligionsDecember 1, 2014

Purity in Islam

The article in brief: The author describes a feeling of remorse he felt which was ignited due to some

ReligionsJune 1, 2014

The Crucial Realms of Sincerity

Article in brief: The author suggests that many societal issues stemming from post-oil culture are mainly due to a lack of sincerity. Through putting emphasis on 3 realms of sincerity, the author hopes these issues can be eradicated. For those of you who are familiar with my column, you may have noticed that a lot of

ReligionsOctober 1, 2013

Kindness and 3 Islamic Principles for The Betterment of Our Nation

Article in Brief: The author discusses a shift in mindset that can potentially be disastrous to Muslim peoples and