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Turkey’s actions in Syria see PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan go from model Middle East ‘strongman’ to tin-pot dictator Once a cuddly ally of Barack Obama, the Turkish Prime Minister has shown himself to be increasingly authoritarian

BY ROBERT FISK, THE INDEPENDENT Recep Tayyip Erdogan used to be one of Barack Obama’s cuddliest allies. Religious but secular, powerful but democratic, independent but a reliable Nato chum, he…

Dubai to host world peace conference 

    DUBAI: K.T. Abdurabbi    ARABNEWS.COM Dubai International Peace Convention is a perfect opportunity to illustrate Islam’s teachings of peace, said Hamad bin Al Sheikh Ahmed Al Shaibani, chairman of…

Importance of the Prophet’s Sunnah

Sheikh Ubayd Al-Jabiri Published — Friday 11 April 2014 As the Qur’an is revelation of Allah to Muhammad (peace be upon him), the Sunnah likewise — not a third of…

Brandeis Gets It Right on Islam

Huff Post: by Eric H. Yoffie — The task of American Jews and all Americans is to join with our Muslim friends in the fight against religious fanaticism in Islam…

Study: ‘Jesus’ wife’ fragment not a fake

By Daniel Burke, CNN Belief Blog Co-Editor (CNN) – A team of scientists has concluded that a controversial scrap of papyrus that purportedly quotes Jesus referring to “my wife,” is…

Sports: ESPN broadcaster home for baseball game

Home, sweet home plate: Adnan Virk returns to native Canada to call Astros-Blue Jays by Kristen Hudak    KristenESPN posted 1 day agO  http://frontrow.espn.go.com/2014/04/adnan-virk-returns-toronto All In A Day’s ‘Virk’Adnan Virk…

Extremist Chaplains, Literature Flooding U.S. Prisons

The high number of former prison inmates involved in Islamic terrorism shows inroads the Saudi ‘Wahhabi machine’ in the U.S. By Ryan Mauro Wed, March 26, 2014http://www.clarionproject.org/analysis/extremist-chaplains-literature-flooding-us-prisons Related Stories The…

Palestinian Teacher Strip-Searched Before Flying with her Jewish Students

   Published on Thursday, 27 February 2014 12:31 EZIES ELIAS SHEHADEH PNN She stood in the middle of Eilat Airport’s small departures hall, and her eyes said it all. An…

Palestinian Christians: Israeli Police Spoiling Easter Celebrations in Jerusalem

 Published on Wednesday, 09 April 2014 13:10 Jerusalem/PNN Palestinian Christians in Jerusalem expressed concerns over Israeli Police measurements and security restrictions in the city during the Easter celebrations, which prevent…

Putin warns Europe of gas shortages over Ukraine debts

Source: BBC COMMENTS (251) Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned European leaders that Ukraine’s delays in paying for Russian gas have created a “critical situation”. Pipelines transiting Ukraine deliver Russian gas…

DG ISI General Pasha apologised to former president Zardari on Memogate

Source: ET The latest talk on the media is that former DG ISI General Pasha apologised to former president Zardari on Memogate and took the defence plea that he did…

Legalize girl marriage at Nine ?

Source: CNN It is a descent into barbarism. This month’s plan by Iraqi parliamentarians to legalize girl marriage at nine follows the Pakistan Islamic Council’s demand last month that Pakistan…

Time to Try a Third Way in Bosnia

Source: Balkan Insight: Note by the Editor: These days posted in newly opened mission in Croatia. Getting in depth knowledge of situation prevailing in Balkan states. The blockage of Bosnia’s…

Pakistan charges 9 month baby with attempted murder

Case highlights the country’s dysfunctional criminal justice system, where even children are not immune from questionable legal decisions. Share on Facebook AFP / GETTY IMAGES A Pakistani lawyer takes a…

[Urdu Artcile] Naseehato’n ka Guldasta (16) by Imam Shamshad A. Nasir

Kindly click on the images to zoom them. Imam Shamshad A. Nasir Shamshad A. Nasir is imam of the Baitul Hameed Mosque, Chino, California. Imam Nasir currently serves as the…

An Australian Plane Picks up Signal from Blackbox of Malaysian Flight

(CNN) — Investigators got new information that may help them narrow the possible whereabouts of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 as details emerged Thursday that shed light on the doomed flight’s…

eDigest: A challenge for Dawkins: Where did carbon come from?

Epigraph Whatever is in the heavens and the earth glorifies Allah; and He is the Mighty, the Wise. (Al Quran 57:2)   Hydrogen burning in the center of a massive…

Greece Dives Back Into the Bond Market

ATHENS — Europe’s leaders have been preaching austerity for years, arguing that only deep budget cuts will revive the economy and inspire the necessary confidence among investors. Now, they have…

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