AGE WELL

Quest for a Long Life Gains Scientific Respect By NICHOLAS WADE Published: September 28, 2009 BOSTON — Who would have thought it? The quest for eternal life, or at least prolonged youthfulness, has now migrated from the outer fringes of alternative medicine to the halls of Harvard Medical School. Enlarge This Image Robert Spencer for […]

Being American — and Muslim

By Shireen Khan Friday, Apr. 04, 2008 Shireen Khan rides a bus in New York City. Nicholas Hegel McClelland for TIME.com It was evening rush hour in New York City. 42nd St. was packed, and I was hoping I would make the bus. His voice came out ofthe crowd. Muslim in America “Take that rag […]

Gaddafi on Obama, Israel and Iran

Exclusive Interview: Gaddafi on Obama, Israel and Iran By Michael Elliott and Romesh Ratnesar Friday, Sep. 25, 2009 Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi Marc Asnin / Redux for TIME Print Reprints var artId= “1926125”; var chn = “world”; var contType = “article”; Email Twitter LinkedIn time:http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1926125,00.htmlBuzz up! (3) Facebook MORE… Add to my: del.icio.us Technorati reddit Google […]

Indian spacecraft finds water on the moon

By  IANS Thursday,24 September 2009, 14:48 hrs Comment(20) Print Forward Bangalore: In asensational scientific discovery, India’s maiden lunar missionChandrayaan-1 has found evidence of water on the moon. “The moon has distinct signatures of water,” top American scientist Carle Pieters confirmed Thursday. “The evidence of water molecules on the surface of the moon was foundby the moon […]

Water on Moon

24/09/2009 Chandrayaan-1 spotted water on moon : Report Bangalore/Chennai: In a sensational scientific discovery, India’s maiden lunar mission Chandrayaan-1 has found evidence of water on the moon. “The moon has distinct signatures of water,” top American scientist Carle Pieters confirmed Thursday. “The evidence of water molecules on the surface of the moon was found by […]

Islam and Education

Tuesday, September 15, 2009 Islam and Education Islam is the religion of peace, and it is one of the most sacred and trustworthy religions and in Islam to seek knowledge is a sacred duty, it is obligatory on every Muslim, male and female. The first word revealed of the Qur’an was “Iqra” READ! Seek knowledge! […]

Va. synagogue doubles as mosque during Ramadan

(AP) – 10 hours ago RESTON, Va. — On Friday afternoons, the people coming to pray at this building take off their shoes, unfurl rugs to kneel on and pray in Arabic. The ones that come Friday evenings put on yarmulkes, light candles and pray in Hebrew. The building is a synagogue on a tree-lined […]

Refurbished Hubble Space Telescope returns new images

September 9, 2009 | 6 comments   CLICK TO ENLARGE + NASA, ESA, and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team The Butterfly nebula, formally designated NGC 6302, is a planetary nebula roughly 3,800 light-years from the sun. The term planetary nebula is something of a misnomer, which arises from the fact that they are often round […]

India's first Islamic bank to start in Kerala by 2010

India’s first Islamic bank to start in Kerala by 2010 Last updated on: September 01, 2009 20:26 IST Tags: Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation, MA Yusuf Ali, Shai’ah Supervisory Board, Ernst & Young, Standard & Charted Email this Save to My Page <!– Write aComment –> The first Islamic bank in the country with active involvement […]