January 2022 | Vol. LIX No. 39 |  Focus

Understanding Land Reforms and Landholding Consolidation

   

“Lord of the heavens and the earth and everything between them, Lord of all the points of sunrise.” Surah 37 – As-Saaffaat – Ayah 5 The heavens and the earth...
Those championing the cause of largescale urbanisation should ponder over and adopt the concept of urbanisation, that is developing villages with all sorts of urban facilities, opines Soroor Ahmed As...
By Sikandar Azam Reflection always yields good, healthy results, sometimes astonishing. If we reflect on the tracts of land and observe them carefully, we can find all-comprehensive divine wisdom and...
“Let man reflect on the food he eats: how We pour down the rain in torrents, and cleave the earth in fissures; how We bring forth the corn, the grapes,...
Brazen Hate Speech The three-day ‘Dharma Sansad’ was held by the controversial Hindutva figure Yati Narsinghanand from December 17 to 19, where multiple speakers made calls to kill minorities and...
By Syed Akbar Hassan The Qur’ān (39:53-61) says: “Say: ‘(Thus speaks Allah): You servants of Mine who have transgressed against their own souls! Do not despair of Allah’s mercy: Allah...
Maulana Muhammad Yusuf Islahi, an eminent Islamic scholar, author, orator and member of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind’s Central Advisory Council (CAC), breathed his last at Fortis Hospital, Noida, UP on December 21...
JAPAN JOINS DIPLOMATIC BOYCOTT OF BEIJING WINTER OLYMPICS Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said he would join the U.S.-led diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics in February, adding that...
Indian women are vulnerable and often not in a position of autonomous decision-making. This is a societal problem the government needs to address hand-in-hand with civil society organisations, women’s movements,...
By Syyed Mansoor Agha Livestock rearing has been a support activity for farming, to boost income. Animals are reared for multiple purposes like producing milk, butter, yogurt and cheese. They...