Day: October 23, 2012

Crows ‘attack’ MPs cars with stones

RT: In a scene reminiscent of Alfred Hitchcock’s thriller The Birds, a murder of crows has stoned several expensive vehicles parked near a regional legislative body in the Russian Urals, prompting internet jokes about possible political motives. “When leaving the office, I saw a group of drivers of ministers’ and […]

Obama as Commander-in-Chief, Romney as Dithering Bully

Obama as Commander-in-Chief, Romney as Dithering Bully http://www.huffingtonpost.com/robert-reich/foreign-policy-debate_b_2004061.html? I thought the third and last presidential debate was a clear win for the president. He displayed the authority of the nation’s Commander-in-Chief — calm, dignified, and confident. He was assertive without being shrill, clear without being condescending. He explained to a […]

Seed, Fertilizer, and Innovation in Bangladesh

Source: Policy Innovations.org By W. M. H. Jaim and Shaheen Akter Bangladesh has achieved remarkable success in food-grain production in the recent past which has made the country nearly self-sufficient in food grain in normal years. Seed, fertilizer, and irrigation technologies known as Green Revolution technologies have been playing major […]

Ahmadiyyat – Reforms or Restores

October 23, 2012 The Muslim Outlook – by Shahid Pervaiz At many a times, a question is raised about the True Tribute of Ahmadiyya Contributions to Islam; does it stand to introduce some fundamental changes to the very doctrine of Islam or does it suggest any new ways and practices […]

Islam In The Press: post by Hanif Koya

Hajj: Pilgrims Arrive In Mecca Amid Regional Turmoil Huffington Post MECCA, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Millions of pilgrims arrive this week in Mecca for Islam’s annual haj pilgrimage, which starts on Wednesday, with Saudi authorities warning they will stop any disruptive protests over the conflict in Syria. The Grand Mosque … See all […]