The idea of Zakat is based on the direct, legitimate claim of the poor on the wealth of the rich.
12 Jun 2019 1:03 AM
It is one of the many channels that have enabled banks to reach remote customers.
11 Jun 2019 1:25 AM
It is sad that despite Joseph’s father being a model of great piety, his brothers were not inspired to inculcate the same virtuosity.
05 Jun 2019 2:35 AM
“Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.”
05 Jun 2019 2:22 AM
Distance from branch, unsuitable products, arcane language in documents and staff attitudes are some reasons for exclusion.
22 May 2019 6:40 AM
You can have all the wealth and the health in the world, but unless you do something for the poor, you can never achieve real happiness.
22 May 2019 1:13 AM
Poor households, in particular the rural poor, are exposed to unsteady flows of income.
13 May 2019 4:34 AM
The field of financial inclusion is certainly at a crossroads on account of its myopic vision of restricting its role to mere access.
08 May 2019 7:39 AM
Gloom sets in when our conscience is stained by desires and impressions of worldliness.
08 May 2019 12:25 AM
True morality is possible only through value-based education.
01 May 2019 2:28 AM
Anonymous benevolence directed to causes that unlike people can give nothing in return is the noblest form of philanthropy.
25 Apr 2019 1:24 AM
The perception that the poor do not have skills or would not be able to survive on their own is now being widely recognised as a myth.
16 Apr 2019 12:05 AM
Money can now be transferred quickly, efficiently and securely with a fraction of cost of other channels.
10 Apr 2019 2:22 AM
We begin our independent life when we emerge from the womb and slowly grow up into a web of alliances.
10 Apr 2019 1:26 AM
Given an opportunity to fight hunger and poverty, a poor woman proves to be a better warrior than a man.
03 Apr 2019 1:36 AM
Einstein’s famous aphorism has sparked endless conjectures between believers and non-believers, each trying to appropriate his legacy.
27 Mar 2019 1:41 AM
Prosperity is a mind booster but adversity is not without value; it is a great teacher.
22 Mar 2019 2:27 AM
It was this simple message of the village girls that provided the emollient salve to his restless mind seeking a vision of an ideal life.
13 Mar 2019 1:40 AM
There are plenty of ethical questions to be asked from those who make a professional living out of their expertise in poverty and despair.
11 Mar 2019 12:38 AM
Equal attention has to be paid to implementation gaps in order to achieve success.
06 Mar 2019 2:38 AM