Notes

Story of the Kaaba - Islamic History

In the province of Hejaz in the western part of Arabia, not far from the Red Sea, there lies the town of Makka. In the center of this town there is a small square building made of stones, about 60 feet long, 60 feet wide and 60 feet high. Since time immemorial this town and this stone built house has been known to world travelers. This is Baitullah, the House of Allah. Its sanctity and antiquity is older than history itself.

Education reforms: A day dream

Education reforms

According to a report, 25 Million Broken Promises: The crisis of Pakistans out-of-school children, shared at the National Education Management Information System (NEMIS) in October 2014, around 25 million children between five and 16 years of age were out of school and almost 85 percent dropped out before reaching the higher secondary level. Around 13.7 million - ie 55 percent - were girls and 11.4 million or 45 percent of the out-of-schoolchildren were boys.