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Monday 25th of July 2016
Family and Its System in Islam

Absolutely nothing justifies attacks on children in northern Syria: UNICEF

 This week in Syria, more than 20 children were reportedly killed in air strikes in Manbij and a 12-year-old boy was brutally murdered on-camera in ...

Bahrain regime arrest Sheikh al-Asfour, A reciter and number of Diraz residents

- Sheikh Saeed al-Asfour and religious vocal reciter Abdul Jabar al-Dirazi, were detained on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, after being summoned to stand before the investigators of the Budaiya police station.Along with a number of Diraz residents, Sheikh al-Asfour and al-Dirazi were transferred and detained at a police station in Hamad Town.Sheikh al-Asfour and al-Dirazi are residents of the Diraz area, and their summoning is expected to be related ...

Analysis: Seven Challenges Ahead of Yemen’s Ansarullah for Government Building

- Failure to reach a nationwide consensus Yemen is the only country among the Arab states that while the tribes are playing the major factor in its political structure it is not suffering from the pitfalls of government building. In fact, unlike many of the Arab countries, the Yemeni national identity is not artificial, rather, it is historically-developed and deep-rooted. This makes Ansarullah have no difficulty building the upcoming ...

Sheikh Zakzaky’s lawyers: Why Islamic Movement in Nigeria stayed away from Judicial Commission of Inquiry

Lawyers to the detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, have attributed their absence at a Judicial Commission of Inquiry instituted by the Kaduna State government to the commission’s inability to facilitate access to their client.In a statement Monday signed by Festus Okoye on behalf of Mr. El-Zakzaky’s legal team, the lawyers said the Kaduna State government had already made up its mind to frame ...

Bahrain regime slams UK, US interference over Wefaq party dissolution

Bahrain has rebuffed its British and US allies over a ban on the main opposition group in the country, insisting it "will brook no interference in its internal affairs."In a  statement issued late on Monday, foreign ministry hit back its western allies as saying:    "Such statements and positions are unacceptable interference in the internal affairs of the kingdom of Bahrain, and in the decisions of the Bahraini judicial ...

Bahrain's al-Wefaq dissolved, its funds seized

- A Bahraini court on Sunday ordered the dissolution of main opposition group Al-Wefaq, and the seizure of its funds. A judicial source said that the so-called administrative court in Manama ordered tthe dissolution of al-Wefaq, almost a month after the regime suspended its activities. The ruling is part of a wide crackdown on political dissent in Bahrain, is certain to prompt more protests in the country, whose embattled regime has faced an ...

Kaduna State governor 'El-Rufai' to make report of Inquiry on Zaria Massacre public

The Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has disclosed that the final report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into last December’s Army attack on unarmed members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, in Zaria will be made available to the public even while the process for issuing a White Paper is ongoing.The governor stated this on Friday while receiving the Justice Mohammed Lawal Garba-led commission’s report, stressing ...

Pakistan's QWP leader to raise MWM's voice at national and provincial assembly

Pakistan's Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) chief and senior politician Aftab Ahmed Khan Sherpao along-with a high profile delegation met Majlis Wahdat ul Muslimeen leader Allama Raja Nasir Abbas Jafri at MWM protest camp, Islamabad, to discuss the current country’s turmoil and problems pertaining to Shiite nation. AhlulBayt News Agency - Pakistan's Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) chief and senior politician Aftab Ahmed Khan Sherpao along-with a high ...

Friday and congregational prayers resumed in Bahrain Shiite Mosques

Following a four-week pause, Friday and congregational prayers were resumed in Shiite mosques today on Friday (July 15, 2016), as part of a joint decision made by Shiite clerics AhlulBayt News Agency - Following a four-week pause, Friday and congregational prayers were resumed in Shiite mosques today on Friday (July 15, 2016), as part of a joint decision made by Shiite clerics. Sheikh Mohammad Sanqour led the largest Friday prayer in Al-Diraz ...

Sheikh Zakzaky vs SSS, Police, Attorney General: hearing further adjourned

The case between Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and the State Security Service SSS, Nigerian Police and the Attorney General of Federation slated for hearing  at the Federal High Court in Abuja has further been shifted to 20th of Septembers 2016 by the court.Addressing the court, the Court 6 judge, Justice Kolwale said the that he fixed a day for hearing in the case base on  an earlier assumption that the end of legal year vacation  will ...

Egypt orders Muslim preachers to deliver identical weekly sermons

Egyptian authorities said that Muslim clerics would be required to read out identical pre-written weekly sermons as part of the government's campaign against extremism, drawing angry criticism from some preachers. The ministry of religious endowments has since 2014 been providing imams with topics for their sermons at Friday prayers but the latest move confines preachers across the country to reading from the same script. "No one disagreed ...

US Muslims in Illinois host 11th annual event on women in Islam

he Muslim Association of Greater Rockford (MAGR) in Illinois hosted recently the 11th annual event on women in Islam, which is aimed to remove misconceptions about being Muslim. "The event primarily is to invite members of the community, who may have heard a little bit about Islam and who are curious," WREX-TV reported quoting MAGR Member Lamis Diab said. Local Muslim women hope this event brings people together respecting each other's ...

US Muslims Run To Aid Children While Fasting

 Muslims from different cities across the United States are planning a run for three miles in Metro Detroit and other cities on Saturday, June 25, while fasting the holy month of Ramadan, to raise funds for children’s cancer ...

Muslim Pupil Refuses to Shake Hands with Female Teacher at German School

Teachers at a school in Germany staged a walkout protest at an end-of-term ceremony for A-level students after a Muslim pupil refused to shake the hand of his class mistress on 'religious ...

Imam Khamenei: Issue of Kashmir is an issue of humanity; in a 15 minutes speech, a history of grudges was cleared off

ook how everywhere in the world where there is a Muslim community, they receive a much harsher treatment compared with others. Kashmir is a contemporary example for this. Muslims there speak out their rights. Anyone who is informed of what Kashmir has gone through, knows what Muslims of Kashmir express is nothing but truth and justice. Those who silence them have an unjust cause. Those who attack them are the ones who are doing the wrong action. ...

A glance at Iran’s support for Sunni Muslims in Bosnia and Herzegovina

As July 11th marks the 21st anniversary of the barbaric massacre of over 8000 Muslims in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Muslims are still being massacred in Palestine, Kashmir, Yemen, Syria, Iraq, Pakistan and elsewhere in the world.'In Occupied Palestine, the United States is the most pivotal factor for the obtuseness and effrontery of the Zionist; and it’s the most important factor in driving most Arab states into compromising with ...

Two-month hunger strike against Shia killings in Pakistan; Takfiris killed Kurram agency PPP president / Photos

Kurram Agency Pakistan Peoples Party President Hamid Hussain Toori was shot dead by assailants here on Tuesday.The motive behind the target killing is yet to be ascertained as the assassinated leader of the PPP had no enmity with anyone.The PPP Kurram Agency chapter has announced three-day mourning over the murder. Mr Toori was laid to rest in his ancestral graveyard amid moving scenes.Mr Toori was at his residence when someone called him on his ...

Muslims Speak Up To Fill Vacuum Where Hate Lurks

It was a beautiful evening, the kind of night that calls you outside to watch fireflies, but the place was packed. Since 9/11, Muslims in Connecticut and beyond have taken a proactive approach to discussing their faith. Otherwise, as Mansoor says, the void is filled with haters like Pamela Geller (the flamboyant anti-Islam spokeswoman for haters everywhere) and, more recently, the presumptive Republican candidate for president. That June evening ...

Senior Bahraini scholar describes latest security measures as biggest targeting against Shiites in contemporary era

Head of the Bahraini Ulama Islamic Council, which was dissolved by the authorities, Sayed Majeed Al-Mashaal, said that Shiites are facing "the biggest targeting in our contemporary era".Al-Mashaal said in a speech he delivered on Saturday (July 9, 2016) "we are in front of the biggest targeting and challenge in our contemporary era. After the revocation of Sheikh Isa Qassim's citizenship, who among us still guarantees his citizenship, every ...

Feed Nova Scotia gets $10K from Muslim families

The group Muslims of Halifax spent Saturday morning bagging $10,000 dollars worth of food for food banks in Nova Scotia.Approximately 50 people participated, including many children. They bagged cereal, tuna, pasta, and other foods. Each bag is ready to go to one family in need.Feed Nova Scotia sent out an appeal earlier this week — saying its supplies were critically low. Spirit of RamadanAsraa El-Darahali Asraa El-Darahali says 50 ...