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Divers discover hidden underwater world

Divers discover hidden underwater world

Divers find remains of Doggerland, the underwater country dubbed ‘Britain’s Atlantis’ Oil company divers have discovered ‘Britain’s Atlantis,’ an underwater world which was swallowed by the North Sea between 18,000 and 5,500 BCE. Working with University of St. Andrews science teams, divers found remains of a huge area of land that stretched from Scotland to [&hellip

RIM delays Blackberry 10 launch

RIM delays Blackberry 10 launch

RIM’s Blackberry has struggled to keep up with other smartphones in the market Blackberry maker Research in Motion (RIM) has said it will delay the launch of its new phone operating system Blackberry 10 and is to cut 5,000 jobs. The confirmation of job losses, which RIM had warned of last month, came as the [&hellip

NATO Proxies Turkey and Saudi Arabia Move to War Footing on Eve of Syrian ‘Peace Summit’

NATO Proxies Turkey and Saudi Arabia Move to War Footing on Eve of Syrian ‘Peace Summit’

NATO Proxies Turkey and Saudi Arabia Move to War Footing on Eve of Syrian ‘Peace Summit’ June 28, 2012   The NATO-backed covert aggression against Syria could be reaching a tipping point for all-out war involving state forces. That should be no surprise. For the past 16 months, NATO and its regional proxies have been [&hellip

An Interview with Momtaz Khaan on Islam in Canada

An Interview with Momtaz Khaan on Islam in Canada

An Interview with Momtaz Khaan on Islam in Canada According to Momtaz Khaan, a Board Member of the Muslim Canadian Congress, the Canadian Islamic landscape is changing in the country from one of borderline extremism to modernity, conformity and acceptance.    (Ahlul Bayt News Agency) – We have interviewed Momtaz Khaan, a Board Member of the [&hellip

Lavrov: Syria Solution Should Come From Syrian People

Lavrov: Syria Solution Should Come From Syrian People

Lavrov: Syria Solution Should Come From Syrian People Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov stressed that “a solution to the crisis in Syria should come from the Syrian people, and that Russia will not support any external meddling.    (Ahlul Bayt News Agency) – Lavrov spoke Thursday ahead of a planned meeting Saturday in Geneva where world [&hellip

Why should we adopt the doctrine of Taqlid?

Why should we adopt the doctrine of Taqlid?

Why should we adopt the doctrine of Taqlid? By Ayatollah Shaheed Beheshti Taqlid means to accept the juristic opinion and verdict of a mujtahid (a jurist capable of arriving at an indepen­dent judgement) and to act upon it. We know that on principle Islam advocates freedom of thought and is opposed to the submission to [&hellip

HIV quad pill ‘may improve care’

HIV quad pill ‘may improve care’

The quad pill is the first to include a type of anti-HIV drug known as an integrase inhibitor A new once-a-day pill which combines four HIV drugs into a single daily treatment is safe and effective, according to a US study. It is hoped the four-in-one “quad pill” will make it easier for patients to [&hellip

Summary Majlis 26th June 2012 – 5th Shaban 1433 AH.

Summary Majlis 26th June 2012 – 5th Shaban 1433 AH.

                                        Several  action plans for Sh’abaan, the eighth month: The Ahlul Bayt have recommended several deeds to be undertaken during this month.   Action plan (a): Istighfar: Seeking forgiveness “One who seeks forgiveness and pardon seventy times during this month is like one seeking forgiveness seventy thousand times in other months.” Recommended to recite daily seventy times: [&hellip

Floods kill 2 in Iran’s East Azarbaijan province

Floods kill 2 in Iran’s East Azarbaijan province

A river of muddy waters sweeps down a road in East Azarbaijan province on June 25, 2012 At least two people have been killed and many more have been injured in flash floods in the northwestern Iranian province of East Azarbaijan. On Monday and Tuesday, flooding triggered by heavy downpours affected Tabriz, the capital of [&hellip

Summary Majlis 24th June 2012 – 3rd Shaban 1433 AH

Summary Majlis 24th June 2012 – 3rd Shaban 1433 AH

Summary Majlis 24th June 2012 – 3rd Shaban 1433 AH. 3rd Imam and AbulFadhl Abbas Wiladat Public Announcement: On sighting the crescent of month of Sh’abaan, it was the practice of the holy Prophet to arrange for the announcement, “O people of Yathrib! I am the bearer of news from the Messenger of Allah. Know [&hellip