New Delhi, 11 Sept. 2021; Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) President Syed Sadatullah Husaini has the new web portal of Radiance Views-Weekly, https://radianceweekly.net/ here at the JIH headquarters.
Speaking on this occasion, the JIH President has underlined that the magazine’s older issues of the 60s, 70s are academically very good stuff and keeping in mind its research value it should be preserved in digital format.
Irfan Waheed, who has redesigned the portal in association and cooperation with Dr Waquar Anwar, Secretary of Board of Islamic Publication and Editor of the weekly, Sikander Azam briefed about the features of the new portal in detail. Explaining, how it is going to be readers friendly, he said, “the website has been redesigned with some new and attractive features in order to serve the interest of our readers and also to keep pace with the technological advancement in web journalism.”
The Board of Islamic Publications launched “Radiance Views-Weekly” in July 1963. Since then it has made steady progress and has improved its contents and design from time to time. Its objectives are:
- Remove the prevailing misunderstanding about Islam and present its message in its true light and propagate its teachings. 2. Religious and social reform of Muslims. 3. Proper guidance of Muslims in the light of the principles of Islam concerning those special problems which they face as a cultural unit. 4. Counteract irresponsible and false propaganda against the Muslim community and awaken the country’s social conscience in regard to its difficulties and problems by presenting the real perspective.5. Fair and impartial presentation of the Islamic stand-point with regard to the country’s political, economic, and cultural problems and educate public opinion to discard regional, linguistic and communal prejudices in favour of a humanitarian and national outlook.6. Help eradicate moral laxity, corruption and other social evils and check the tendency towards violence and intolerance.7. Champion the just cause of the various religious, cultural and linguistic minorities and other weak and downtrodden sections of the society.
- Strengthen the democratic forces in the country as against the totalitarian and fascist, protest against any violation of the Fundamental Rights granted by the Constitution, and especially safeguard the principle that the State shall not discriminate against any citizen on religious ground.