Day: August 11, 2011

Cost of Living Soars in Brazil

Source : The Rio Times RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s two biggest cities, Rio and São Paulo, have been ranked amongst the top fifteen most expensive cities in the world for expats, according to Mercer’s Worldwide Cost of Living Survey published last month. The report has Luanda, Angola as the […]

Prophethood in Islam: Explanation of the Finality of Prophethood and Khatm-e-Nabuwat by Hadhrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad (English)

On 7th September 1974, the government of Pakistan declared the members of Ahmadiyya Muslim community as non-Muslims. Every year this day is celebrated in Pakistan as a great success and victory; today’s Jang Newspaper, a leading Urdu newspaper of Pakistan has given a very detailed coverage to this and dedicated a full page to this subject […]

Britain bans radical rabbi

TEL AVIV, Israel (Ma’an) — The British border agency has informed a fundamentalist Rabbi that he will not be allowed to enter the country for the next three years, Israeli daily Haaretz reported Thursday. Rabbi Yosef Elitzur received a letter from the British authorities, signed by the home secretary, informing […]

Indonesian Muslim Groups to Aid Terror Agency on Education

Indonesia’s anti-terrorism agency signed a memorandum of understanding with eight Muslim organizations to study programs that could help prevent attacks fueled by religious extremism. Among the groups to sign the agreement was Nahdlatul Ulama, the country’s biggest Muslim group. The memorandum calls for discussions about religious radicalism without providing details […]

Ignorance not bliss on U.S.-Mideast relations

Hardly a day goes by without front page news about demonstrations and killings somewhere in Middle Eastern nations. The holy month of Ramadan has begun, but nothing has changed. Sectarian violence has been going on continuously in Pakistan Author says: “If the U.S. and other western nations continue to be […]

Do Critics Actually Read the Quran?

Source: The Huffington Post Ramadan is upon us — a time of fasting, charity, prayer … and fighting off Islamophobia. Norweigian terrorist Anders Behring Breivik killed 76 innocent people in a demented campaign to destroy Islam. Comedian Bill Maher recently called the Quran a “hate-filled holy book.” Evangelical atheist Sam […]

A drone strike every four days under Obama

LONDON: At least 2,200 people, including women and children, have been reported killed in CIA drone strikes in Pakistan, according to a new study by the London-based Bureau of Investigative Journalism in conjunction with The Express Tribune. The dead include up to 21 alleged militants that were killed in North Waziristan on Wednesday. The […]