Announcing the Launch of My Newly Redesigned Website
I am very pleased to announce the released of my newly redesigned website zulkiflihasan.com. It is dedicated to publishing my writings and to provide relevant information that may be useful for interested parties. I welcome all of you and enjoy reading all the information, my opinion, thoughts and academic writings. I... Read More
IMF endorses Islamic finance, warns it must be implemented better
APRIL 7 | BY BERNARDO VIZCAINO Available at: http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/04/07/islam-financing-imf-idUSL6N0X402120150407
(Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund has endorsed the principles of Islamic FINANCE, saying it could prove safer than conventional FINANCE, but the multilateral lender warned Islamic bankers that they must tighten rules and follow them more consistently.
A report released by the... Read More
For a Global Brotherhood Among The Peoples
By Evo Morales Available at: http://www.globalresearch.ca/evo-morales-our-liberation-is-for-the-whole-of-humanity-for-a-global-brotherhood-among-the-people/5388643
Evo Morales, President of Bolivia, gave this talk at the summit of the Group of 77 plus China, meeting in Santa Clara, Bolivia, on June 14, 2014.
June 25, 2014 “ICH” – – Fifty years ago, great leaders raised the flags of the anticolonial struggle and decided to join... Read More
MALAYSIA NOT A SECULAR COUNTRY
Available at: http://www.malaysia-today.net/malaysia-not-a-secular-country/
A religious scholar in stressing that Malaysia is not a secular country, pointed out three approaches to implement hudud which can be applied to all Malaysians.
Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (Usim) senior lecturer Dr Zulkifli Hasan said, during a forum organised by the Muslim Youth Movement of Malaysia (ABIM) on hudud today, that Muslims... Read More
THE NEED FOR AN ARAB CULTURAL REVOLUTION
By Tariq Ramadan Available at: http://www.tariqramadan.com/spip.php?article12840
Culture constitutes an essential element of human life. As people have risen up across the Middle East and North Africa, the diversity of their cultures is not only the means but also the ultimate goal of their liberation and their freedom. Though imperialism was primarily political and economic,... Read More
MEMAHAMI FIQH DEMOKRASI DAN KAITANNYA DENGAN PRU13
Tarikh PRU13 masih lagi menjadi tanda tanya. Rakyat Malaysia hingga kini tertunggu-tunggu tarikh PRU13 yang bakal menentukan halatuju Negara. PRU13 merupakan sebahagian daripada proses demokrasi. Ia bukan segalanya tetapi sangat signifikan kepada sesebuah Negara yang mengamalkan sistem demokrasi dan sepatutnya dipandang serius kepentingannya oleh segenap lapisan masyarakat.
Demokrasi sering kali dikaitkan dengan ideologi... Read More
Merungkai Persoalan Krisis di Syria
Berbanding dengan siri kebangkitan rakyat di Tunisia dan Mesir, krisis di Syria mendapat liputan dan analisis yang agak berbeza daripada pelbagai pihak. Secara umumnya, terdapat dua teori yang berkaitan dengan krisis di Syria. Golongan pertama berpandangan bahawa jatuhnya rejim Bashar Al-Assad akan mengukuhkan pengaruh Israel di Timur Tengah. Golongan kedua pula mempunyai teori dan... Read More
Top 500 Most Influential Muslims: Saudi King tops, Erdogan 2nd and See The Top 50
By Areeb Hasni Available at: http://www.thenewstribe.com/2012/11/24/top-500-most-influential-muslims-saudi-king-tops-erdogan-2nd-and-see-the-top-50/
There is a major change in the The Top 500 Most Influential Muslims for 2012 that has been issued for last four years by the Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre.
The RISSC is an independent research entity affiliated with the Royal... Read More
A Pillar Built on Sand
In response to a recent upsurge in tit for tat strikes between Israel and the Palestinians in Gaza, Israel decided to ratchet up the violence even further by assassinating Hamas’s military chief, Ahmad Jabari. Hamas, which had been playing a minor role in these exchanges and even appears to have been interested in... Read More
REFINING THE MISCONCEPTION OF APOSTASY IN ISLAM
Dr. Zulkifli Hasan
Freedom of religion is frequently misunderstood by many and this includes the issue on apostasy. The misunderstanding of public and even Muslims community on the concept and legal position of apostasy has negated the image of Islam as a religion of peace. This is not surprising as there are numerous negative... Read More