Reading broadens the mind and helps us learn new things, even novels, but what does TV do for us? True, there are educational TV shows and channels, even some movies, but are those the ones you watch? Even if they are, educational TV and movies are rarely made with careful attention to fact-checking, making sure…Read more Books or Tell-Lie-Vision?
Sir Humphrey Appleby: You Lied!
Sir Humphrey Appleby trying to explain to Prime Minister Hacker that he was being less than honest... "Yes. Unfortunately, although the answer was indeed clear, simple and straightforward, there is some difficulty in justifiably assigning to it the fourth of the epithets you applied to the statement inasmuch as the precise correlation between the information…Read more Sir Humphrey Appleby: You Lied!
Islam and Life: Danger of Takfiri ideology for Islam
The rise of Takfiri movements has caused outrage all across traditionally majority Muslim regions of the world and elsewhere. Tariq Ramadan discusses this frightening phenomenon with Paul Salahuddin Armstrong, Co-Director of the Association of British Muslims.
Carl Sagan’s Cosmos – The Backbone of the Night
Still awesome and awe inspiring, the renowned Carl Sagan discussing our Human Family's ongoing journey out of the darkness of ignorance, into the Light of knowledge.
Carl Sagan: I have a foreboding of an America
QUESTION: In a book published nearly two decades ago, renowned scientist and thinker Carl Sagan wrote the following insightful words; was he really only talking about the United States? “I have a foreboding of an America in my children's or grandchildren's time -- when the United States is a service and information economy; when nearly…Read more Carl Sagan: I have a foreboding of an America
Faith Forum: Star Wars, Jedi training and the essence of our Humanity
Discussing everything from Star Wars, Jedi training and the essence of our Humanity, Ravi Ladva and myself with Dr Talib Warsi on Hidayat TV's Faith Forum.
Saladin: Vampire Hunter
The untold story of Sultan Salahuddin Ayyubi... Will this be the next book by vampire novelist and amateur historian, Tom Holland?