Month: July 2016

Priest’s killing violates Islamic beliefs

Source: philly.com ISSUE | TERRORISM Priest’s killing a sin Two men, purportedly “soldiers of the Islamic State,” killed an 85-year-old priest in Normandy, France, Tuesday (“France recoils at priest killing,” Wednesday). The prophet Muhammad commanded, in a covenant with St. Catherine’s monastery, that Christians should not be “offended or disturbed or […]

US lawmaker seeks changes in Pak blasphemy law

Source. TOI A Hindu youth was shot dead on Wednesday as communal tension gripped a district in Pakistan’s Sindh province following alleged desecration of a holy book by a man from the minority community who was arrested for blasphemy.Tension ran high in Mehran Samejo village in Ghotki district after a […]

The 250 People, Places and Things Donald Trump Has Insulted on Twitter

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2016/01/28/upshot/donald-trump-twitter-insults.html?smid=fb-nytimes&smtyp=cur&_r=1#tpp-deal John Kasich OHIO GOVERNOR “Typical politician” “can’t make a deal work” “mathematically dead and totally desperate” “will drop like a rock in the polls” “only looks O.K. in polls against Hillary because nobody views him as a threat and therefore have placed ZERO negative ads against him” “bought and […]

‘Fair is foul and foul is fair…’

Source. ET Radicalisation, that word we all think we now understand, that comes off the shelf as well, and it does not have to be a long and intensive process, it can happen within hours or days. And where there are groups of highly-suggestible people with a powerful sense of […]

Obama — Lord of War

Source. ET In the final stretch of their terms, US presidents tend to market their ‘legacy’, muse about their ‘achievements’ in select interviews, reflect on the end of a glorious era, and so on. Despite saccharine sweet accounts by the likes of The New York Times, the Atlantic, and The […]

Mitt Romney Thinks Donald Trump Could Win The Election

Source. Buzz Feed News Former Republican nominee Mitt Romney said earlier this month he thought Donald Trump could win the presidency, citing Hillary Clinton’s high unfavorable numbers and the unpredictability of the race. Romney was speaking with Republican consultant Mike Murphy’s Radio Free GOPpodcast released two weeks ago when he […]

UK: 35,000 delegates expected at 50th Jalsa Salana (Annual Ahmadiyya Convention) in UK

Source: championnews.com.ng More than 35,000 delegates from over 90 countries are expected to attend the 50th Ahmadiyya Muslim Association, Annual Islamic Conference, UK Jalsa, to increase religious knowledge and promote a sense of peace and tranquility. The event will be broadcast live globally via satellite TV from the Muslim Television Ahmadiyya […]

German satirists mock Erdogan

Source. The Local The magazine cover comes as tensions between Germany and Turkey are extremely high. Following an attempted coup on July 15th, skirmishes have broken out between Erdogan’s supporters and critics in Germany’s large Turkish community. And since Germany declared the massacres of Armenians by Ottoman Turks a “genocide”, […]

UK: “We’re not violent even under persecution”, says Khalifa of Islam His Holiness Mirza Masroor Ahmad (aba)

Source: vanguardngr.com | By Haroon Balogun The World Head of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, Fifth Khalifa (Caliph), His Holiness, Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad has said that Ahmadi Muslims will not take revenge or resort to violence even in the face of persecution. He added that rather than avenging any wrong done unto him, Ahmadi Muslim […]

Australia: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Defeating extremism with Love

Source: blacktownsun.com.au | Harrison Vesey @harrisonvesey Rafah Mahmood, Aqeel Choudhry and Raza Mohammad at the Baitul Huda Mosque, Marsden Park. Picture: Isabella Lettini Local Muslims who love Australia are calling for peace and understanding during a time of increased fear and division. Raza Mohammad, 19, was born and raised in Blacktown and is currently […]

Canada: Ahmadiyya Muslim Community spreading Love & dispeling Islamophobia by their Mobile Thanksgiving Exhibition across Canada

Source: cornwallseawaynews.com | Shannon Ferguson CORNWALL, Ontario – Love for all. Hatred for none. That was the message the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Community was conveying on Thursday, July 28 as their Mobile Muslim Thanksgiving Exhibition Trailer passed through Cornwall on its tour across Canada. Set up outside of the Cornwall Civic Complex, the […]

Staying healthy without antibiotics

Lisa Kaaki, lisa.kaaki@arabnews.com | Published — Friday 29 July 2016 Only a few decades ago, antibiotics were considered to be wonder drugs because they worked so well to cure deadly diseases. Recently, Lord Jim O’Neil who led the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance admitted that a campaign was needed to stop […]