, title of sūra lxxviii., taken from the opening verses: “Concerning what do the unbelievers ask questions of one another? Concerning the great news”. According to the commentaries the great news alluded to is the resurrection, the subject of lively discussions among the Meccans.
The commentaries and translations of the Ḳurʾān
Nöldeke-Schwally, Geschichte des Qorāns, i., Leipzig 1909, p. 104.