eDigest: Charles Darwin: An Epiphany for the Muslims, A Catastrophe for the Christians

Epigraph:

He is Allah, the Creator, the Maker, the Fashioner. His are the most beautiful names. All that is in the heavens and the earth glorifies Him, and He is the Mighty, the Wise.  (Al Quran 59:25)

An 8-ton African elephant named Henry, in the National Museum of Natural History, located on the National Mall, in Washington DC

An 8-ton African elephant named Henry, in the National Museum of Natural History, located on the National Mall, in Washington DC

 

Madagascar: An island where 80% of species of plants and animals are unique to the island and are not found else where

Madagascar: An island where 80% of species of plants and animals are unique to the island and are not found else where

 

The Lead articles written by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times

 

Sir Charles Darwin: An Epiphany for the Muslims, A Catastrophe for the Christians

Written and collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times The National Museum of Natural History, located on the National Mall just across from the Smithsonian castle, is America’s…

Madagascar: An Exhibit for Islam against Christianity!

Almost 80% of species in Madagascar are unique to the island and are not found else where.  As a result this largest island is a witness for evolution, which for our purposes…

Pope John Paul II and Me: ‘Truth Cannot Contradict Truth!’

Pope John Paul II Written and collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times This is a summary of the address of Pope John Paul II…

Exposing Creationism of Zakir Naik, Tahir ul Qadari, Yusuf Estes and Harun Yahya

Written and collected by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times I believe that the theory of evolution should be understood as three different issues. Firstly, the common…

Preacher declares war on pluralism

Bambang Muryanto and Sri Wahyuni, The Jakarta Post, Yogyakarta | Headlines | Mon, June 09 2014, 7:35 AM Headlines News Customs investigate perpetrators of crude oil smuggling Commentary: Prabowo: The…

Half of 20-year-olds will never marry in ‘devastating’ trend

Couples are increasingly cohabiting without ever taking the decision to commit, as figures show a generational shift away from marriage By James Edgar10:44AM BST 09 Jun 2014 Half of 20-year-olds…

Food Insecurity in Palestine Remains High

4th June, 2014 FAO Joint press released by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine…

NIGERIAN EXTREMISTS : Swiss add Boko Haram to sanctions list

swissinfo.ch and agencies June 8, 2014 – 16:35 Switzerland has added Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram to its sanctions list after the UN Security Council did so last month. The…

Footprints: The real ‘people’s judge’

Dawn.com: by Mehreen Zahra-Malik —  Courtroom No One’s marble-and-wood panelled walls, three-storey-high ceiling, skylights and subdued tone have always reminded me of libraries of old, where murmurings are the only…

US minorities on pace to be majority in months, not decades

global post: by Maria Hinojosa — NEW YORK — The demographic transformation of the United States of America is one of the greatest untold stories of our time. That is…

Egypt bans unlicensed preachers, tightens grip on mosques

CAIRO — Egypt has banned unauthorised preachers from giving sermons or teaching Islam in mosques and other public places, according to a decree on Saturday marking a further step in…

Aleppo’s Sheikh Najjar: The death of a once-rich city

BY ROBERT FISK, THE INDEPENDENT Al-Qaeda City was an industrial zone, a vast plain of concrete and stone factories and cattle sheds and homes 10 miles north east of Aleppo,…

‘Why I want an arranged marriage’

Telegraph: “I’m engaged,” she shouted down the phone. Here I was, first year at university, sitting on a dirty wall outside my flat, being told by my best friend that…

Muslim ‘Ride4Peace’ Receives Warm London Welcome

ibtimes.co.uk: 25 Muslims who started cycling in Glasgow last Sunday have reached London, where they were escorted by 200 local cyclists and welcomed by Justine Greening MP and local leaders…

Men’s rights group raises $25,000 to protect them from feminists

Salon.com: Men’s rights activists have raised $25,000 to provide additional security for an upcoming conference because, “We’ve had ongoing problems with the feminist establishment, which is a multibillion-dollar hate industry,…

Muslim women don’t need you to “save” them: Farzana Parveen and the media’s erasure of Muslim feminists

Salon.com: I first met Rasheed in 2007. As we walked into a school building, he smiled ruefully at the bricks strewn across the floor, played with his long beard, and said, “It’s…

World Muslim Leader explains true concept of Khilafat

Source: media@pressahmadiyya.com   On 6 June 2014, the World Head of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, the Fifth Khalifa, His Holiness, Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad delivered his weekly Friday Sermon from…

Opponents Of Islamic Center Of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Have Case Declined By U.S. Supreme Court

Epigraph: There should be no compulsion in religion. Surely, right has become distinct from wrong; so whosoever refuses to be led by those who transgress, and believes in Allah, has…

 

 

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