Author Archives: Hasan Aftab Saeed

Hasan Aftab Saeed

Karl Marx

A user’s manual Many people have written on Karl Marx’s 200th birth anniversary (which happened to be yesterday), but most of those writings have been too leaned; that is, they assume a

Hasan Aftab Saeed

Polygamy in Islam

Putting the record straight The polygamy debate has made yet another comeback, thanks to Iqrar Ul Hassan who is famous for fittingly titled Sar e Aam. Predictably the feminists are up-in-arms. Another

Hasan Aftab Saeed

Numerology 101

Everything you wanted to know but were too shy to ask The title I originally had in mind was, ‘Numerology for idiots’, but I decided against it because of the far-too-real risk

Hasan Aftab Saeed

Syed Zaid Zaman Hamid

A fond tribute I Syed Zaid Zaman Hamid hardly needs an introduction. The quintessence of multidimensionality (senior analyst, leading intellectual, reformer, man of letters, orator, Islam’s Renaissance – and Re-Renaissance – man,