India’s 150 million Muslims away from extremism: US cable

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 powered byCustom Search Control Web    Power to You Information Center TCN Event See more of our videos: http://www.youtube.com/twocirclesTV Career Circle Career Circle Cricket News Sections Arts/CultureDalitEconomyFeaturesHealthIndiaIndian MuslimPoliticsInternationalLiteratureMuslim WorldScience/TechnologySportsTerrorismWomen Powered by Translate Mecca Masjid: Apology offer gimmick, Rehabilitate victims: CLMC 4 Muslims killed in Jawans’ firing in Araria; CM orders inquiry Tobacco pack warning: Govt’s lackadaisical approach condemned BabriMasjid.info India’s 150 million Muslims away from extremism: US cable Submitted by admin4 on 20 December 2010 - 4:08pm Indian Muslim By TCN News,New Delhi: Strongly endorsing the secular a nd nationalistic nature of Muslims in India, the United States has acknowledged that India’s over 150 million Muslim population is largely unattracted to extremism. Separatism and religious extremism have little appeal to Indian Muslims, and the overwhelming majority espouse moderate doctrines.In a recorded commentary (released…
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A Christmas Card From a Muslim Daughter

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A Christmas Card From a Muslim DaughterWhat's Your Reaction: facebook Twitter stumble reddit del.ico.usAmazingInspiringFunnyScaryHotCrazyImportantWeird Read More: Annunciation , Christianity , Christians , Christmas , Islam , Jesus Christ , Mary , Muslim View Of Jesus , Muslims , Quran , Surat Maryam , Virgin Birth , Religion News 11099views   Email Comments11 When I became a Muslim thirteen years ago this month, I left behind the Christmas traditions my family celebrated every year of my childhood. My mother was able to transform our Southern California home into a Winter Wonderland as soon as we walked in the door; it may have been 75 degrees and sunny outside, but inside we felt we were in a Currier and Ives world of red velvet beribboned pine boughs, twinkling lights and beautiful music.…
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6 Ways to Boost Brain Power

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Scientific American Mind 6 Ways to Boost Brain Power By Emily AnthesAdapted from the book The Instant Egghead Guide to the Mind, by EmilyAnthes and Scientific American. © 2008 by Scientific American. Published byarrangement with St. Martin’s Press.About The Author: Emily Anthes is a freelance science and health writer livingin Brooklyn. Her work has appeared in Seed, Discover, Slate, New York and theBoston Globe, among other publications.Amputees sometimes experience phantom limb sensations, feeling pain, itching or other impulses coming from limbs that no longer exist. Neuroscientist Vilayanur S. Ramachandran worked with patients who had so-called phantom limbs, including Tom, a man who had lost one of his arms. Ramachandran discovered that if he stroked Tom’s face, Tom felt like his missing fingers were also beingtouched. Each part of the body…
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Secular Nationalism Has Not Delivered Results

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Home / Headlines / "Islam is the Solution" - Media Monitors Network (MMN)"Islam is the Solution"by Uri Avnery(Saturday, December 4, 2010)"In Turkey, the Ataturk revolution is now threatened by the upsurge of a rejuvenated Islam. In Israel, the new Hebrew nation is under siege by a fundamentalist, aggressive Judaism. All over the Arab world, the situation is worse....To put it bluntly: secular nationalism has not delivered. It has brought no real independence, no freedom, no economic and technological breakthrough."First, an apology: I am not going to write about the Wikileaks.I like gossip as much as the next (wo)man. The leaks provide a lot of it, interspersed with some real information.But there is nothing really new there. The information only confirms what any intelligent person could have worked out already. If…
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U.S. Pressured Saudis to Accept Climate Change Agreement

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Leaked Cables Show U.S. Pressured Saudis to Accept Copenhagen AccordThe handful of climate-related cables--among the hundreds of thousands of secret and unclassified messages released by the whistle-blower organization Wikileaks--show the United States put climate change at the center of its foreign policy relationship with the oil-producing giantBy Lisa Friedman and Climatewire November 30, 2010 CLIMATE DIPLOMACY: The Obama administration leaned heavily on Saudi Arabia to associate itself with the Copenhagen Accord climate change agreement, confidential State Department memos show. Image: Pete Souza, courtesy whitehouse.gov The Obama administration leaned heavily on Saudi Arabia to associate itself with the Copenhagen Accord climate change agreement, confidential State Department memos show.The handful of climate-related cables -- among the hundreds of thousands of secret and unclassified messages released by the whistle-blower organization Wikileaks -- show…
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