religious law Archive

A womb full of possibilities-Law of Qisas & Diyat and its privatisation in Pakistan – by Qurat ul ain Haider Zaidi: Just one year ahead and I’ll be certainly wearing a black coat, dealing with the practical implementation of all those laws and statutes in which I have shown great faith. I believed in their role in achieving  justice and
The divorce of religion and politics —by Dr Manzur Ejaz: Sufis were witnessing the misuse of religion by qazis and other ‘pillars’ of religious institutions. They were aware of the corruption, nepotism and injustice being practiced in the name of Islam. Therefore, to save the spirituality of religion, they
Pakistan: Draconian religious laws and frenzied atmosphere – by B.R. Gowani: Since the creation of Pakistan, Muslim parties wanted the Ahmadi Muslims to be excommunicated. Finally in 1974, they succeeded when the Z. A. Bhutto government caved in for political reasons. More restrictions were imposed on them by General