When the Prophet of Islam (peace and blessings on him) returned to Makkah at the head of a large victorious army, the people of that city waited anxiously for what he would do to them. They had planned assassination attempts, thrown garbage on him, and taunted and insulted him at every turn. They had even […] The post ‘A Mercy Unto Mankind’ – A Dedication To The Prophet (PBUH) From East To West appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
Some argumentative readers may question the topic of this article. Frankly speaking, Sir William Jones was not my first choice. I wanted to write about early archaeologists who worked in the British India, and then move to the post-partition Pakistan. But when I took a deep dive into Sir William’s life and works, I was […] The post In Praise Of A Pioneer: ‘Oriental’ William Jones – I appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
A long march has been in progress in Pakistan since almost a month, with the pivotal slogan of the marchers being “Haqeeqi Azadi” (true independence). Originally, the term “long march” dates back to a strategic journey of relocation by the founder of modern China i.e. Mao Zedong, in October 1934, from his base in the […] The post Missing Essentials Of The ‘Haqiqi Azadi’ Discourse appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.