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One step, one punch, one round at a time

With Mohammed Hassan Loum Boxing also known as pugilism is a combative sport in which the main aim is to knock out one's adversary. Islam...

The cat is away, the mice will play

Obedience to a ruler is an obligation in Islam except in all matters sinful. The ruler according to the Muslim is referred to as...

Charity beautifully wrapped in dignity

With Mohammed Hassan Loum It is an enduring religious and ethical fact that giving away in charity does not diminish wealth but increases and purifies...

CAPITAL 7 , small 7!

With Mohammed Hassan Loum Perhaps you would agree with me that some of the hardest questions ever posed are by children. My first difficult-to answer...

The no-nonsense stance against nudity

With Mohammed Hassan Loum On 8 December this year, a fellow sister comrade of the pen, Rohey Samba wrote a very important and educative piece...

The no-nonsense stance against nudity

With Mohammed Hassan Loum On 8 December this year, a fellow sister comrade of the pen, Rohey Samba wrote a very important and educative piece...

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