There was one interesting story during ar-Rasul’s time. A well-known one, but that left us wondering. The Sahabah were having a discussion when one of them left in disappointment.
History shows that slander was a lethal weapon utilised strategically by the enemy to crush the Ummah. Today, unfortunately, instead of learning the positive lesson of al-Ifk, Muslims are exploiting such perverse strategy when fighting among themselves and to bring down the Ummah.