'The war is with the Arabs'

29/07/2009 01:00:00 PM GMT   Comments (show_art_comments_count(‘255215’);27)     Add a comment     Print     E-mail to friend Israeli racism rarely shocks me anymore, but its blatant display still makes me stop and catch my breath <!– brief –> By Hannah Mermelstein I saw this sign as I was entering Nablus last week, again on my way to Ramallah, and […]

Nuclear Iran: A headache for USA by USA?

29/07/2009 06:30:00 PM GMT   Comments (show_art_comments_count(‘255380’);9)     Add a comment     Print     E-mail to friend (payvand.com) The history of the Iranian nuclear programme has to be understood <!– brief –> By Sohail Parwaz The foundation of Iran’s nuclear programme was laid in 1960 during the Shah of Iran Reza Pahlavi’s era under the patronage of the U.S. […]

A tale of two murdered women

A tale of two murdered women 16/07/2009 11:30:00 PM GMT   Comments (show_art_comments_count(‘251937’);63)     Add a comment     Print     E-mail to friend (AFP) A memorial service for Marwa al-Sherbini is held outside the city hall in Dresden on July 11. <!– brief –> By Walid El Hourican Neda and Marwa: One becomes an icon, the other is unmentioned […]

Six Imams ‘Flying While Muslim’ Case Goes to Trial

CAIR ACTION ALERT #583: Action: Six Imams ‘Flying While Muslim’ Case Goes to TrialMinn. judge sides with imams on key issues in discrimination lawsuit (WASHINGTON, D.C., 7/27/09) – CAIR is urging members of the Muslim community and other people who value a diverse and inclusive society to support justice in the case of the six […]

Gaza's top judge: Lawyers to wear Muslim headscarf

(AP) – 7 hours ago GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Gaza’s top judge says he has ordered female lawyers to wear Muslim headscarves when they appear in court. The move is the latest sign that Gaza’s Islamic militant rulers are increasingly imposing on residents of the coastal strip their strict interpretation of Islamic law. Supreme […]

Morocco challenges Mideast Holocaust mind-set

By ALFRED de MONTESQUIOU (AP) – 22 hours ago RABAT, Morocco — From the western edge of the Muslim world, the King of Morocco has dared to tackle one of the most inflammatory issues in the Middle East conflict — the Holocaust. At a time when Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s dismissal of the Holocaust has […]

China, Uighur Groups Give Conflicting Riot Accounts

China, Uighur Groups Give Conflicting Riot Accounts Gallery Ethnic Clashes in China Lead to Riots More than 150 people have been killed in rioting in China’s northwestern Xinjiang region, with the government blaming exiled separatists for the traditionally Muslim area’s worst case of unrest in years. » LAUNCH PHOTO GALLERY By Ariana Eunjung Cha Washington […]

Fence not done and never will be, it seems

Fence not done and never will be, it seems – Haaretz – Israel News Fence not done and never will be, it seemsBy Amos HarelTags: Ariel Sharon Seven years after construction work began on the West Bank separation fence, the project seems to have run aground. Work has slowed significantly since September 2007, and today, […]

Mysore police attack on peaceful PFI demonstrators, scores injured, hundreds arrested

Mysore police attack on peaceful PFI demonstrators, scores injured, hundreds arrested Submitted by admin4 on 11 July 2009 – 3:00pm.  Indian Muslim By TwoCircles.net Staff Correspondent, Kochi: Showing their loyalty to the BJP government of Karnataka, the Mysore city police on July 9 attacked on and arrested hundreds of peaceful demonstrators of the Popular Front […]