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Classroom for Islamic religious education opened in Split, Croatia

A classroom for Islamic religious education, whose equipment was financially assisted by city and county authorities, was opened in the coastal city of Split, Croatia, on Friday.Attending the opening ceremony was, among others, the head of the Islamic community in Croatia, Mufti Aziz Hasanovic, who said that the key to preventing extremism and radicalism was education."We are proud to say that we did not have in Croatia any departures for ...

Bahraini protesters march against Friday Prayers ban

The Bahraini citizens, once again, poured into streets in the restive village of Diraz to voice their outrage over Manama regime’s ban on holding Friday prayers in the district, local reports said. (AhlulBayt News Agency) - The protesters held the demonstration on Friday in Diraz, which is the hometown of the spiritual leader of Bahrain’s Shiite majority, Sheikh Isa Qassim, condemning  the Bahraini regime’s move to ...

Photo / Lecture by Professor Ansarian at mosque of Muhammadi.

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Professor Ansarian: A true understanding of values results in perseverance and stamina on the path of religion

Professor Ansarian said on the mourning ceremony of Hazrat Zahra (SA) that the acquisition of material and spiritual values naturally exists in human beings. Professor Ansarian by saying that our nature is one of the factors of recognizing and understanding values continued: once human fully understood and realized the religious values then he is ready to sacrifice himself in this way, as we had many divine prophets who were killed in this ...

American Muslims raising money to repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

After the desecration of a Jewish cemetery in St. Louis over the long holiday weekend, an incident in which more than 150 headstones were toppled or damaged, two American Muslim activists started a fundraiser to help pay for needed repairs. “Through this campaign, we hope to send a united message from the Jewish and Muslim communities that there is no place for this type of hate, desecration, and violence in America,” the ...

Bahraini protesters clash with police in Nuwaidrat

There were no immediate reports of any casualties in the Tuesday clashes with police. The clashes come as the regime continues to crack down on opposition. Police have arrested 20 people over the past two weeks. According to the police media center, the 20 people, aged between 20 and 65, were arrested between February 9 and February 19. The detainees, who include four women, were arrested on alleged terrorism-related charges. In a latest move ...

Continuity of US Agenda: Regime change in Syria since 1983

 From training leaders of opposition fronts years before “spontaneous” protests erupted across Syria, to covertly building a multinational mercenary force to both trigger and leverage violence thereafter, the United States engineered, executed, and perpetuated virtually every aspect of Syria’s destructive conflict.Enlisting or coercing aid from regional allies, including Saudi Arabia, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, ...

ISIS threatens to eliminate Egypt’s Christians

 The terrorist group of ISIS on Sunday released a new propaganda video, threatening to eliminate Egypt’s Christians and vowing to ‘liberate Cairo’. The video also shows the last statement of a man it said was responsible for the deadly bombing of a Coptic cathedral in Cairo on 11 December, that killed at least 28 people, mostly women and children. Abu Abdallah al-Masri, the alleged bomber of the St Mark’s ...

HRW claims Nabeel Rajab to face 18 years in jail

The trial of the prominent Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab is scheduled to resume on February 21, 2017, Human Rights Watch said today. He faces a total of 18 years in prison based on two sets of speech-related charges that clearly violate his right to free expression. His eight months in pretrial custody appeared to amount to arbitrary detention.Rajab’s initial charges stem from comments critical of the Saudi Arabia-led ...

Muslims’ contributions to medical science

Muslims embraced the knowledge of medical science from different sources. Historically speaking, in earlier stages, medicine was more of synthetic nature with influences from Greek, Persian, Syriac, and Indian medicine. It conjoined the observational approach of the Hippocratic school of thought with theoretical and philosophical methods of Galen.Greco-Roman schools of medicine defined the illness within the framework of four constitutional ...

Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah Promises Israelis with Game Changing Surprises

“We’re proud that the Zionist entity had put us on the top of their list of threats this year. Iran came second and the Palestinian resistance third. But it’s shameful that they didn’t consider any Arab regime as a threat,” Sayyed Nasrallah said, adding that since July 2006 war we were faced by threats of an Israeli war against Lebanon but the Israelis refrained from taking any action since then. The S.G. reassured ...

Leader lauds high turnout in Bahman 22 rallies, says military threats cover-up for economic pressure

Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, has lauded the Iranian people’s massive turnout in the nationwide rallies last Friday on Bahman 22 (February 10) marking the 38th anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution. Last Friday’s rallies that saw several million people from all walks of life converge upon Tehran’s Azadi (Freedom) Square, reaffirming their pledge of allegiance to the ideals of ...

Government is responsible if Sheikh Zakzaky dies in custody

The Shiites again urged the government to immediately obey the court judgment ordering his release and wife for urgent medical attention, Guardian reported.According to a statement issued by its spokesman, Mallam Ibrahim Musa, “the doctor assigned to attend to our illegally detained leader, Sheikh Zakzaky, has clearly told the authorities detaining him that he could go blind if not given the proper medical attention he deserves without ...

US, UK support encourage Al Khalifah to continues crackdown

“The United States and Britain talk a great deal about freedom, civil rights, human rights, democracy and constitutionally limited government. But when it comes to places like Bahrain, those words do not apply and do not exist anymore,” he said. The analyst argued that Washington is throwing its weight behind the “brutally repressive” Al Khalifah regime, because Bahrain serves as the base for the US Fifth Fleet. He also ...

Suicide Blast Claims 13 Lives, Injures 85 During a Protest in Lahore

At least 13 people were killed and 85 injured when a suicide bomber struck Monday evening around 6pm outside the Punjab Assembly in Lahore during a protest, police officials said. (AhlulBayt News Agency) - Inspector General of Police (IG) Punjab Mushtaq Ahmad Sukhera confirmed that six police officials were among the dead, including two senior officers.85 people were also injured in the attack, which he said had targeted police officials ...

Imam Khamenei Pays Tribute to Massive Turnout in Rallies Marking Islamic Revolution Anniv.

 Imam Khamenei made the comments during a meeting in Tehran with a group of people from the northwestern province of East Azarbaijan on Wednesday.On February 10, people from all walks of life rallied in different cities and towns across the country to celebrate the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, which toppled the former US-backed regime and set the stage for the establishment of the Islamic Republic of Iran.Prior to the ...

Hazrat Fatima (SA) scientifically equals the Quranic verses and no one is aligned with her.

Professor Hussein Ansarian in a gathering which was held due to the mourning ceremonies of the martyrdom of Hazrat Fatima (SA) said: The remaining scientific works of Hazrat Zahra (SA) due to her short life is like an infinite sea that has no shore. He also added: some people may imagine that her sermon is the only thing that has been left from her, while that sermon is a bit of her sea-like insight and knowledge which caused a great deal of ...

Two kids killed, one injured by grenade explosion in Pakistan

The children of a shepherd family were playing in a mountainous village in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province when they found the hand grenade and accidentally set it off, local government official Zariful Maani told AFP.The two brothers aged nine and 10 died, while their seven-year-old female cousin is in a critical condition, Maani said.Another local government official, Aizaz Ahmad, confirmed the details.The village is close to the Swat Valley, ...

UN condemns violent demonstrations in Baghdad

 The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) has voiced concern over the violent demonstrations that took place in Baghdad Sunday, resulted in casualties among protestors as well as security forces. In a statement released on Sunday night, UNAMI noted the statement of Prime Minister Abadi in which he affirmed the right of citizens to demonstrate peacefully while abiding by the law and acknowledged the Government’s ...

Bahraini protesters denounce killing of 3 activists trying to flee kingdom

The protesters carried banners and photos of the trio, and shouted slogans against Bahraini King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifah. They held the monarch fully responsible for the killings. Similar rallies were also held in al-Musalla village on the western outskirts of the capital and Bilad al-Qadim suburb of Manama, where the demonstrators voiced their outrage over the killings and demanded justice for the ...