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ICR is an international peer-reviewed journal published quarterly by IAIS Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur. It carries articles, book reviews and viewpoints on civilisational renewal.
IAIS bulletin is designed to showcase our current research and update our readers on latest events and happenings at the Institute.
IAIS research briefs feature topics from IAIS Policy Issue Papers (PIP).
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Mohammad Hashim Kamali
October 19, 2022, 2:08pm Hits:40
On Oct 15, 2022 the Afghan Taliban ruler, Mulla Hibatullah Akhundzada, sent another message from his headquarters in Kandahar to call for the nullification of all existing laws in the country and enforcement only of the Sharia, ad...
October 6, 2022, 2:48pm Hits:75
The history of Muslim civilisation in South Africa has played an integral role in shaping the rich tapestry of the region, thanks to its role in the freedom struggles, as lawmakers, captains of commerce and industry and being part...
Ahmad Badri Abdullah
October 3, 2022, 9:45am Hits:71
PRIME MINISTER Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob joined other state leaders in calling for urgent climate change action during his speech at the 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, recently.
This is consistent with ...
Mohammad Mahbubi Ali
August 17, 2022, 11:10am Hits:157
The Shariah Supervisory Board (SSB) is the central organ of Islamic financial institutions’ shariah governance structures (IFIs). Different countries and jurisdictions have adopted different governance structures, and can be broad...
July 27, 2022, 11:29am Hits:198
Foyasal Khan: It was indeed a great opportunity for me to attend virtually a seminar organized by International Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies (IAIS) Malaysia, a reputed independent Islamic think-tank based in K...
July 7, 2022, 3:44pm Hits:180
The meeting of some 3,000 religious leaders from across Afghanistan in Kabul on July 1-3 ended with an 11-item resolution that received a mixed reception by the Afghan people, and was seen as falling short of addressing publi...
Dr Mohamed Azam Mohamed Adil
June 22, 2022, 3:07pm Hits:177
There is a steady growth in the global trend, including in Muslim countries, towards abolishing the death penalty.
For countries that have retained the death penalty, data shows that their numbers are decreasing.
Be that as it m...
June 20, 2022, 5:23pm Hits:202
It’s the bedrock idea underpinning global climate politics: Countries that got rich by spewing greenhouse gasses have a responsibility to cut emissions faster than those that didn’t while putting up money to help poor nations adap...
Shad Saleem Faruqi
May 19, 2022, 10:26am Hits:171
Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh was a leading media voice since the intifada or uprising in Palestine in 2000. For over two decades she reported fearlessly on human rights abuses in the occupied territories. She ...
April 26, 2022, 9:02am Hits:487
KEINGINAN untuk dikenali dan dihargai kelihatan semakin membara dalam arus dunia digital. Pelbagai cara mempromosi diri dilakukan terutamanya menerusi media sosial, menggunakan kaedah ‘pemasaran diri’ terhormat mahu pun murahan. B...
April 20, 2022, 1:45pm Hits:311
QURAN (lit. a reader) is the name that occurs in the Holy Book itself (al-Qiyamah, 75:17), but the Quran also records a total of 55 names for itself, including Nur (light), Huda (guidance), Rahmah (mercy), Dhikr (reminder), Hikmah...
April 20, 2022, 9:00am Hits:274
The environment is currently in a dire situation. The recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) Sixth Assessment Report published on Feb 28, this year, highlighted that humanity might witness further environmental ...
April 1, 2022, 4:59pm Hits:283
The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan's ban on secondary education for girls announced on March 23 backtracked their earlier statement on reopening of schools for all students (boys and girls).
The ban was met with a chorus of denun...
Muhamad Sayuti Mansor
March 31, 2022, 10:28am Hits:284
Privasi dan ruang peribadi amat dititikberatkan undang-undang. Antara elemen pentingnya, perlindungan terhadap maklumat peribadi yang turut merangkumi hak untuk kekal tidak diketahui.
Dalam ajaran Islam, konsep privasi tidak terh...
February 21, 2022, 10:14am Hits:342
Tidak cukup dengan peperangan tidak berkesudahan melawan COVID-19, termasuk berdepan penolakan kumpulan antivaksin, rakyat terpaksa mengharungi juga pelbagai episod pertelagahan politik tidak berkesudahan.
Kebelakangan ini tercet...
January 27, 2022, 10:20am Hits:325
SINCE 2021, we have been witnessing sharp increases in the prices of vegetables, some almost 100 per cent. The same is happening to poultry products like chicken and eggs.
The continued price hikes will have ripple effects on oth...
January 27, 2022, 10:20am Hits:314
The circular economy is an environmentally friendly economic approach aimed at reducing waste of resources, maximising use of materials and allowing regeneration of the natural ecosystem.
This can prevent buildup of waste in land...
January 24, 2022, 12:39pm Hits:571
SISTEM ekonomi konvensional hari ini, bersifat linear atau searah, biasanya mengamalkan kaedah ‘ambil, buat dan buang’ (take-make-waste). Ia telah menyebabkan penyusutan sumber alam semulajadi dengan cepat dan mnhggnemburukkan lag...
January 10, 2022, 1:58pm Hits:403
EVENTS are still unfolding but expectations are already dampened by the Taliban's performance in government after four months in power. Up to late December last year, only Malaysia has officially recognised it.
This is perhaps no...
December 21, 2021, 11:34am Hits:703
Many of Islam’s leading principles are premised on the idea of the responsibility, individual or collective, of the faithful to be useful members of society and be good to their fellow humans, which is also why Islam places ...