Month: January 2021

Majlis Ansarullah Bangladesh have the Honour of a Virtual Meet with World Head of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                        JANUARY 18, 2021  “Every task must be accomplished through prayers.” – Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad On 16 January 2021, the National Majlis-e-Amila (Executive) of Majlis Ansarullah Bangladesh (Ahmadiyya Muslim Elders Association) and regional leaders were granted a virtual official meeting and audience with the World Head of the Ahmadiyya Muslim […]

Church of England warns it may cut number of paid clergy by up to 20% amid fears a FIFTH of worshippers may never return after pandemic

Sunday, Jan 31st 2021 Leaked internal document warned most dioceses intend to ‘prune’ their numbers Financial subsidies given to 5,000 loss-making parishes also called into question It comes after new Archbishop of York pledged to reform the Church of England By RAVEN SAUNT PUBLISHED: 11:19 GMT, 31 January 2021 The […]

Switzerland and its colonists

Switzerland had no colonies – yet some Swiss worked hand in hand with the colonial powers and profited from their seizure of land and resources on other continents. This content was published on August 14, 2020 – David Eugster (Text), Corinna Staffe (Illustration) Around 1800, learned European men were likely […]

‘We are all the same when we get round a fondue’

Source: Swiss Info Swiss-Turkish comedian Semih Yavsaner talks to SWI about his best-known satirical character Müslüm, “ethnic humour” and its limits. Yavsaner is a Bern-based artist whose cabaret act includes elements of stand-up, song, dance and improvisation. He is not the only Swiss comedian who uses immigration as […]