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Dr Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri, President MQI and Deputy Chairman of Board of Governors of Minhaj University Lahore, has been awarded Global Islamic Finance Award in recognition of his meritorious research work in the field of Islamic Economics and Finance. GIFA gave him this award in the South African city of Cape Town.
Addressing a hurriedly called press conference, PAT leader Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has announced his retirement from the position of the party's chairmanship and the practical politics. He said that PAT will continue to work, adding that he transferred all the powers back to the elected Supreme Council in line with the rules and regulations of the Election Commission. He said that he would continue to remain focused on his research work, academic, and speaking commitments.
A delegation of Punjab provincial ministers that comprised of provincial Minister of Religious Affairs Sahibzada Syed Saeed ul Hassan Shah, Minister Population Ajmal Cheema and Chairman Organizational Affairs Data Darbar Nazir Chohan met with Chairman Supreme Council MQI Dr. Hassan Mohi-ud-Din Qadri.
MQI President Dr Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri addressed a conference titled "Philosophy of the martyrdom of Imam e Hussain (AS) arranged by MQI Victoria (Australia). In his keynote speech, he said that Hazrat Imam e Hussain (AS) succeeded by giving the sacrifice of his life and Yazid became deserving of the condemnation till the Day of Judgment despite saving his rule.
Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has said charity is not just to donate money for the needy; real charity is feeling their pains. Speaking in London at the ceremony of 30th foundation day of Minhaj Welfare Foundation, he said if a donor is devoid of humanly qualities like compassion and empathy, then his donations are not charity; helping the needy with compassion carries great reward.
In a meeting with the distinguished Pakistanis who are rendering services in different areas in Glasgow, MQI leader Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has said that when the Muslim world will imbibe the lesson of unity given by the Holy Quran, its downfall will be replaced by the rise. He said that differences and the lack of unity are undermining Muslims. He said that if the whole Umma becomes like one body as per the sayings of the Holy Prophet (SAW), exploitation and injustice of every kind will come to an end.
A ceremony marking the 'Rasm-e-Chehlum' of MQI Director Finance Adnan Javed was held. Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri delivered a talk on the audio link. He paid rich tributes to late Adnan Javed for his honesty, dedication, and excellent manners. He said that despite being posted on a sensitive position in the MQI, Adan was sociable and would extend respect and courtesy to all.
The flag hoisting ceremony was held at the central secretariat which was attended by Khurram Nawaz Gandapur, Brig. (r ) Iqbal Ahmad Khan, Syed Altaf Hussain Shah, Noorullah Siddiqui, Jawad Hamid, Engr. Rafique Najam, Sohail Ahmad Raza, Hafiz Ghulam Farid, and the senior officeholders. The national anthem was sung and a special Dua was made for the peace and progress of the country.
Thousands of animals were sacrificed throughout the country on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha under the banner of Minhaj Welfare Foundation. MWF had made vast and efficient arrangements for the on-time distribution of the meat. The volunteers of MWF made sure that the deserving and poor people are provided meat at their doorsteps.
MQI leader Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has congratulated the people of Pakistan and the Muslims around the world on the blessed occasions of Hajj and Eid al-Adha. He prayed to Allah Almighty to shower His blessings on the beleaguered Muslims and rid them of the hardships and problems they are facing.
Addressing the youth who came from the various parts of the UK and Europe to attend two-day Al-Hidayah camp on the second day in Manchester, MQI founding leader Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri said that knowledge, good deeds, and good intentions open the doors towards progress. He said that knowledge without deeds/action is of no use and if knowledge is complemented by action and one has good intentions, then such a life can be regarded as successful and productive one.
A conference was held at the central secretariat of MQI on the topic of 'Role of the Sufis in the establishment of a moderate society' to mark the death anniversary of Hazrat Pir Sayyiduna Tahir Allauddin Al-Qadri Al-Gillani (R.A), the spiritual patron of MQI. Sayyid Ahmad Noor-ud-Din Gillani al-Qadri presided over the conference.
The 8-volume Quranic Encyclopedia authored by Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri in Urdu originally has been translated in English. The launching ceremony of the English version of the Encyclopedia will take place in Manchester on August 4 under the banner of the MQI (UK). Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri will be the guest of honour and will deliver a keynote speech.
A blood camp was arranged in the central secretariat with the joint cooperation of MQI and Red Crescent Pakistan in which the PAT and MQI workers gave blood donations. Addressing the ceremony held in this connection, Red Crescent Pakistan representative Dr Fozia said that 450 children suffering from Thelemsia are registered.
The British Institute of Peace (BIP) held a Peace Dialogue event at the Hilton Hotel in Manchester with chief guest Governor Ridwan Kamil from Indonesia. The participants came from diverse backgrounds, ethnicities and religions which made it a practical example of interfaith harmony.