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SAUDI-LED STRIKES KILL 25 CIVILIANS IN SANA’A

Ali Ibrahim Al-Moshki (author)    YEMEN TIMES SANA’A, March 26—Twenty-five citizens were reported killed and another 40 injured in the capital Sana’a on Thursday following Saudi-led airstrikes early that morning.…

OIC supports military action in Yemen

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has backed the military action in Yemen and slammed the Houthis for undermining the country’s legitimate government. Iyad Ameen Madani, secretary general of the…

Allah is the sole Creator

God never had a child, nor have there been any gods beside him. [Had there been any], each of them would have appropriated to himself what he created, and some…

Islam ‘forbids unjust excommunication’

JEDDAH: MD AL-SULAMI Published — Friday 27 March 2015 ARABNEWS.COM Islam forbids Muslims from declaring others non-believers, known as takfir, without backing from the Qur’an because this causes unnecessary bloodshed,…

Israeli settlements may have already killed two-state bid – U.N.

MAR 26, 2015 By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Israeli settlements on occupied land wanted by the Palestinians may have already killed a possible two-state solution, said the United…

Turkey may give Saudi Yemen operation ‘logistical’ support: Erdogan

Summary Turkey could provide “logistical” support for Saudi Arabia’s operation against Iran-allied Huthi rebels in Yemen, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Thursday, slamming Tehran’s involvement in the region. Warplanes from…

417. Commandment – Do not feel ashamed with the news of the birth of a female

417. Commandment – Do not feel ashamed with the news of the birth of a female [16:59] And when to one of them is conveyed the tidings of the birth…

418. Commandment – Children weaning is two years

418. Commandment – Children weaning is two years [46:16] And We have enjoined on man to be good to his parents. His mother bears him with pain, and brings him…

Arab foreign ministers agree on unified military force: Egypt TV

BY Mahmoud MouradAli Abdelaty| Reuters CAIRO: Arab foreign ministers agreed at a meeting in Egypt on Thursday on a draft resolution to form a unified Arab military force, Egyptian state…

Canada: Stephen Harper’s flip-flop on war fits pattern of deceit

Instead of scaring and dividing Canadians, the prime minister should concentrate on issues that really matter, like the economy. Sean Kilpatrick / THE CANADIAN PRESS If the Islamic State poses…

Misogyny in the name of religion :Women were born for a purpose which is to satisfy a man’s sexual desires

Source: Dawn This time, Sherani has stated that not only are men ‘allowed’ to remarry without their wives’ permission but even the idea of a wife consenting to polygamy is…

Pakistan ‘examining’ Saudi request over Yemen intervention

Source: ET ISLAMABAD: Pakistan confirmed on Thursday it is currently examining Saudi Arabia’s request to provide assistance to overcome the on-going crisis in Yemen. “The Saudi request to become part of…

Case against Andrabi rapped

THE NEWSPAPER’S STAFF REPORTER — UPDATED about 3 hours ago Leaders of political and religious parties said the treason case was an example of Indian state terrorism against Kashmiri people…

Test prep question asks students: ‘Which race is superior’ in Israel?’

Haaretz.com: Teenagers in an alternative school program were surprised this week to discover the following question on a worksheet on “Nazi ideology and policy”: “From your acquaintance with the peoples…

Pakistani Christians Fight Back

Pakistani Christians Fight Back By ALI SETHIMARCH 24, 2015, NYTimes Photo Credit Anthony Russo LAHORE, Pakistan — LAST Monday, this city was briefly overrun with bands of sloganeering, stick-wielding youths.…

India’s Supreme Court strikes down law criminalizing ‘offensive’ online posts

By Paul Armstrong, CNN Updated 9:15 PM ET, Tue March 24, 2015 Story highlights Supreme Court rules Section 66A of the 2008 Information Technology Act was “unconstitutional” Offenders previously faced…

Medieval Fantasies? Islamic State Pursues Apocalyptic Logic

An Essay By Georg Diez spiegel.de Islamic State is making headlines by destroying historical artifacts in Iraq. But far from being an expression of medieval nihilism, the campaign on culture…

Prince Hassan calls for empowering refugees

Petra | Mar 24, 2015 | 22:44 DUBAI — Wherever refugees are, they need education and they seek to get it, and “we have to empower them by providing the…

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