Category Archives: General interest (Wide-ranging)

“Quran Hour” gains huge success

“Quran Hour” gains huge success The Quran reading event, called “Quran Hour’, held in Singapore for the first on 11 June from 5 to 6 o’clock, was a huge success. Many took part in the event in mosques all over … Continue reading

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Qur’an Hour:  Let’s read Al-Quran together this Sunday, 5 – 6 pm

Qur’an Hour:  Let’s read Al-Qur’an together this Sunday, 5 – 6 pm A Qur’an reading event, called “Qur’an Hour’, will be held for the first time in Singapore this Sunday (11 June) from 5 to 6 o’clock. All mosques in … Continue reading

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Fond memories of KBPS Class of 1968

  Fond memories of KBPS Class of 1968 The excitement was already in the air some three weeks before Saturday, 22 April 2017, the day when the excitement came to grandeur in a reunion gathering of the “Class of 1968” schoolmates … Continue reading

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Remembering SIGA 2017

Remembering SIGA 2017 Furthering Asean alliance from the Philippines Friendship attained must be retained   Thirty-seven delegates from Singapore recently attended a 5-day mega event, SIGA 2017, in the Philippines, with the theme, “One Heart, One Beat, One Team”.  The … Continue reading

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Iffah with her Japanese “kakaks”

Iffah with her Japanese “kakaks” My wife and I have been volunteering our services by accommodating youths from ASEAN and Japan over 20 years now, since 1989, in various student-exchange and Singapore-exposure programmes, including the well-known Ship for South-east Asian … Continue reading

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Islam rising in the Land of the Rising Sun

Islam rising in the Land of the Rising Sun Just very recently, a group comprising Muslims and people of other races and religions in a chat platform received a posting that makes claims implying Japan is discriminating Islam and Muslims … Continue reading

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Saving one life is like saving the whole mankind

Saving one life is like saving the whole mankind (Reproduced from author’s own article published in The Muslim Reader of 33 Issue 2015-2016) The saving of even one human being life from death is like saving the whole mankind.  This … Continue reading

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