Packed full of information about what the CSIS has been up to, introductions to our latest members, book reviews, travelogues and a useful guide to the basics of Ramadhan – The Society should definitely be on your summer must read list.

Ramadhan is literally around the corner, we are already half way into Sha’abaan, and this is usually the time when many of us ditch the toothbrush and dig out the miswaak. But what do we really know about this? It’s benefits, the Prophet Muhammad’s (pbuh) practice in using it and what the World Health Organisation says of it? Well you can find out all the answers in this issue.