Day: December 13, 2013

Local teen an ‘ambassador’ for his faith

cantonrep.com: He’s just 14, but Labeeb Ahmad is mature beyond his years. The St. Thomas Aquinas High School freshman has become an ambassador of sorts for his faith. Ahmad and his family are adherents of a little-known sect of Islam known as “Ahmadiyya.” Founded in 1899, the Ahmadiyya Muslim community […]

Local teen an 'ambassador' for his faith

cantonrep.com: He’s just 14, but Labeeb Ahmad is mature beyond his years. The St. Thomas Aquinas High School freshman has become an ambassador of sorts for his faith. Ahmad and his family are adherents of a little-known sect of Islam known as “Ahmadiyya.” Founded in 1899, the Ahmadiyya Muslim community […]

US whips firms evading Iran curbs

WASHINGTON: The Obama administration is targeting several companies and individuals for evading international sanctions against Iran and for providing support for Iran’s nuclear program. The Treasury and State departments announced Thursday they are freezing assets and banning transactions of entities they say are involved in the proliferation of material used […]