Archive | April 22, 2014

Asian parents in care homes

theguardian: by Sarfaraz Manzoor — “There are not too many Pakistanis because their children have been brought up with different values – their children would be too ashamed to put their parents in a care home,” says Fareeda, who is from Lahore and has worked as a full-time care officer at Aashna for the past […]

India: Ernakulamn: Majlis Ansarullah’s District-level Leadership Training Camp Inaugurated

Source: The district-level leadership training camp organised by Majlis Ansarullah, the auxiliary organisation of elderly of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat, was inaugurated here on Sunday. In his inaugural address, the district Ameer of the community, P K Shahul Hameed said a leader’s words and deeds should not be contradictory. “The Holy Quran condemns those whose […]


India: Ahmadi Muslims in Bangalore spread the “Message of Peace”

Courtesy: Shahid Parvez Badruddin, Sec. Dawat-IlAllah, Bangalore A bunch of Ahmadi Muslim youngsters along with elders of Bangalore, have visited door to door in the Posh Kormangala Locality, spreading the Message of Peace and removing the misunderstandings about Islam. About 20 members of the department of Dawat-ilAllah gathered in the morning of Sunday the 20th of April, […]

Jordan to take necessary steps to safeguard Al-Aqsa, protect Muslim worshipers

AMMONNEWS – Minister of State for Media Affairs and Communications Mohammed Al-Momani on Monday said that Jordan, in coordination with the State of Palestine, will adopt the necessary measures to safeguard Islamic and Christian sites in the holy city of Jerusalem and defend Muslim worshippers in Al-Aqsa Mosque. Intensive efforts and consultations led by the […]


[Video] Obama defends religious minorities against persecution by governmnets, and the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Malaysia

Source: | Maulana Ainul Yakin M. Zain Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat MALAYSIA | 0132066865 The Ahmadi Muslims in this country, who have lived as loyal law-abiding citizens and who have been threatened with the demolition of their mosque and seizure of the land by the authorities in the state of Selangor, and by a hate campaign in […]

A Muslim woman wearing a burqa walks through Birmingham, United Kingdom, in 2010. At least six schools in the city have been implicated in a “Trojan Horse” plot by extremists to “Islamize” secular state education.

‘Muslim morality squads’ accused of confiscating students’ Easter eggs in U.K.

Children who took Easter eggs to class allegedly had them confiscated by “Muslim morality squads” patrolling a school in Birmingham, England, according to press reports. Source: National Post The school is at the centre of an investigation into claims Islamic hardliners are attempting to infiltrate and run secular state schools in the city. The mother […]

Sigmund Freud, 1856-1939, Austrian psychiatrist, in the office of his Vienna home looking at a manuscript

Does Sigmund Freud still matter?

Source: BBC By Jane Ciabattari: A a journalist and book critic based in New York and California who is the author of the short story collection Stealing the Fire. Freudian slips. The Oedipus complex. The ego. The id. The superego. Sigmund Freud’s writings changed how we perceive human behaviour. The founder of psychoanalysis pioneered insights into […]


Supreme Court case could change how you watch TV

Source: CNN Money A two-year-long legal battle between the country’s biggest broadcasters and a startup called Aereo is about to culminate at the U.S. Supreme Court. The court’s decision, expected sometime this summer, could have far-reaching implications for television and technology companies — and ultimately on how people watch TV programs. That’s because Aereo brings up […]


The pagan roots of Easter

Source: The Guardian From Ishtar to Eostre, the roots of the resurrection story go deep. We should embrace the pagan symbolism of Easter By Heather McDougall,, Saturday 3 April 2010 09.00 ED Jump to comments (311) Easter is a pagan festival. If Easter isn’t really about Jesus, then what is it about? Today, we see a […]


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