What is Zakat?

What is Zakat? A scholar of Islam explains Iqbal Akhtar, Florida International University Nov. 15, 2021 Eds: This story was supplied by The Conversation for AP customers. The Associated Press does not guarantee the content. Iqbal Akhtar, Florida International University (THE CONVERSATION) Muslims see wealth as a gift and a divine […]

Meet the UAE’s merchant of hope

Millionaire businessman Firoz Merchant helps debt-ridden inmates start a new life Firoz Merchant in his office.Image Credit: Virendra Saklani/Gulf News Firoz Merchant interacting with prisoners.Image Credit: Virendra Saklani/Gulf News ( 1 of 2 ) ‹› Published: 20:00 February 18, 2017 Shafaat Shahbandari, Staff Reporter   Dubai: A man who came […]