Archive | April 5, 2014
Her Majesty Queen Rania speaks to Tina Brown, founder of Women in the World and CEO of Tina Brown Live Media, at the fifth annual Women in the World Summit in New York on Thursday (Photo courtesy of Royal Court)

Queen Rania highlights impact of the Syrian refugee crisis on Jordan – Her Majesty participates in Women in the World Summit

AMMAN — The situation in Syria a “political conundrum and a heartbreaking humanitarian crisis”, Her Majesty Queen Rania said on Thursday, urging the international community to step up support to refugee host communities. Speaking at the fifth annual Women in the World Summit as the featured dinner interview guest, the Queen also addressed various issues and […]


Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Celebrating 125 years (1889 – 2014)

Source: The Promised Messiah (peace be upon him)–A Reformer for All Religions The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community is a global Muslim community that has evolved from humble beginnings into one of the world’s most dynamic spiritual, social and humanitarian movements. Founded in 1889 in the remote village of Qadian India, it is the only Islamic organisation to believe that the long-awaited messiah […]

download (51)

Le Pen targets halaal and kosher food: French National Front to stop Muslim and Jewish pupils having pork-free school dinners

The Independent: France’s far-right National Front party will prevent schools from offering Muslim and Jewish pupils pork-free lunches in the towns where it won in recent local elections, its leader Marine Le Pen announced on Friday. She said that arrangements catering to Muslim and Jewish, pupils who cannot eat pork according to religious restrictions, contradict […]

In a religiously diverse Asia, Pakistan one of the least diverse: Report

ET: Pakistan ranks among the least religiously diverse countries in a religiously diverse Asian region according to the Religious Diversity Index published by the Pew Research Center on Friday. The 10-point index, which ranks each country by its level of religious diversity, is divided into four ranges, “very high”, “high”, “moderate”, and “low”. Pakistan ranked among the […]

British humour at its best………..

BRITISH HUMOR IS DIFFERENT These are classified ads, which were actually placed in U.K. Newspapers: FREE YORKSHIRE TERRIER. 8 years old, Hateful little bastard. Bites! FREE PUPPIES 1/2 Cocker Spaniel, 1/2 sneaky neighbor’s dog. FREE PUPPIES. Mother is a Kennel Club registered German Shepherd. Father is a Super Dog, able to leap tall fences in […]

Pakistani couple get death sentences for blasphemy

Source: BBC Human rights groups say Pakistan’s blasphemy laws are often used to target minorities, including Christians Related Stories Q&A: Pakistan’s controversial blasphemy laws Pakistan country profile A Pakistani Christian couple have been sentenced to death for blasphemy after allegedly sending a text message insulting the Prophet Muhammad. The couple, named as Shafqat Emmanuel and […]

Cable Beach in Western Australia

eDigest: Video: Young Australians turning to Islam

Epigraph He (Allah) it is Who has sent His Messenger (Muhammad), with guidance and the Religion of truth, that He may make it prevail over all other religions. And sufficient is Allah as a Witness. (Al Quran 48:29)  Lead post collected by Dr. Abdul Alim, the Muslim Times’ Editor for Islam   Video: Young Australians turning to Islam A television […]


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 63 other followers