The Sudanese master calligrapher
AbdulWahid Hamid’s interview of the great calligrapher & artist Osman Wagialla, 1972. click here.
Long Read: Zubair Pasha remembered – the life and times of an illustrious Nineteenth Century Sudanese Patriot click here
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Fatima Bhutto, author of New Kings of the World, Dispatches from Bollywood, Dizi, and K-Pop click here.
Afghanistan: Questions on the conduct of Australian forces. click here
Fact files that keep track of told and untold past events – some continue to unfold e.g. ;the Afghanistan war – a unique 13-year archive – LATEST: Details of spies’ involvement in Mossadegh overthrow come to light. click here.
Maulana Abul Hasan Ali Nadvi
A book review by Professor Khurshid Ahmad from the Impact International archive. click here
LATEST: Elaine Mokhtefi’s vivid memoir that includes behind-the-scenes glimpses into the lives of Fanon, Stokely Carmichael, Eldrige Cleaver, Ben Bella – ‘Algiers, Third World Capital – Freedom Fighters, Revolutionaries, Black Panthers’ click here.
‘Lest we forget’ – documentation on key episodes in British Muslim life – LATEST: declassified documents reveal callousness of US and French politicians in responding to ethnic cleansing in Bosnia.click here