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‘White racial privilege’ in US colleges

‘White racial privilege’ in US colleges

A new study argues the US higher education system magnifies racial and ethnic inequality by funneling white students into more selective and better-funded colleges. Although many minorities are unprepared for college in the US, whites who are just as unprepared are still presented with more opportunities and more likely to receive a bachelor’s degree, a [&hellip

Holy Ramadan – Qur’an Reflection – Day 22

Holy Ramadan – Qur’an Reflection – Day 22

Holy Ramadan 1434 Qur’an Reflection – Day 22 قَالُوا لَمْ نَكُ مِنَ الْمُصَلِّينَ ﴿٤٣﴾ وَلَمْ نَكُ نُطْعِمُ الْمِسْكِينَ ﴿٤٤﴾  وَكُنَّا نَخُوضُ مَعَ الْخَائِضِينَ ﴿٤٥﴾ وَكُنَّا نُكَذِّبُ بِيَوْمِ الدِّينِ ﴿٤٦﴾ Qālū lam naku minal-muSallīn*  walam naku nuT‘imul-miskīn* wa-kunnā nakhudhū ma‘al-khā’idhīn* wa-kunnā nukadhdhibu biyawmid-dīn* They shall say: We were not of those who prayed; and nor did we feed the poor; and we [&hellip

Holy Ramadan – Qur’an Reflection – Day 20

Holy Ramadan – Qur’an Reflection – Day 20

Holy Ramadan 1434 Qur’an Reflection – Day 20 وَالسَّابِقُونَ السَّابِقُونَ أُولَٰئِكَ الْمُقَرَّبُونَ Was-sābiqūnas-sābiqūn, ulā’ikal-muqarrabūn And the foremost are the foremost; These will be those Nearest to Allah. Sūratul Wāqi‘ah (No. 56), Āyats 10-11. The group of believers mentioned in these verses are those who are foremost in faith. These people strive to acquire good actions [&hellip

Shahru Ramadhan Du’a: Day 19

Shahru Ramadhan Du’a: Day 19

DAY 19 ALLAAHUMMA WAFFIR FEEHI H’AZ’Z’EE MIN BARAKAATIHI WA SAHHIL SABEELEE ILAA KHAYRAATIHI WA SAHHIL SABEELEE ILAA KHAYRAATIHI WA LAA TAH’RIMNEE QABOOLA H’ASANAATIHI WA HAADIYAN ILAL H’AQQIL MUBEEN ALLAH, on this day, multiply for me its blessings, and ease my path towards its bounties, do not deprive me of the acceptance of its good deeds, [&hellip

IBNTV GOES LIVE!

IBNTV GOES LIVE!

Dear Viewers, are you based outside of Tanzania and want to watch IBNTV?  Worry not, IBNTV has introduced LIVE TV anywhere around the world with high quality streaming  compatible for Computers, Laptops, IPHONES, IPADS (ios) and any ANDROID phones. Follow these links: http://www.ibn-tv.com/live-tv/ OR www.twelvers.com/ibn

League referees for fitness tests

League referees for fitness tests

Mainland premier league referees and linesmen are expected to attend a physical fitness tests to be conducted in Dar es Salaam and Mwanza for three days from August 12. The Mwanza centre would involve referees who hail from Geita, Kagera, Katavi, Kigoma, Manyara, Mara, Mwanza, Shinyanga, Simiyu, Singida and Tabora. The Dar es Salaam centre [&hellip

Mzumbe University, Brazilian institute inaugurate course

Mzumbe University, Brazilian institute inaugurate course

Mzumbe University Vice Chancellor, Prof Joseph Kuzilwa Mzumbe University in collaboration with a Brazilian based institute- ISAE, has inaugurated a new academic programme that seeks to empower Tanzanians to efficiently manage big projects in Tanzania. The course called United Nations Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative seeks to help Tanzanians to manage giant projects [&hellip

Mwinyi urges nation to help vulnerable children

Mwinyi urges nation to help vulnerable children

The rise in the number of orphans in the country has prompted former President Ally Hassan Mwinyi to urge for volunteer assistance to vulnerable children and orphans regardless by all Tanzanians regardless of working position and financial status. Mwinyi made remarks on Sunday in Dar es Salaam at the Iftar function (“break the fast”) prepared [&hellip

Fuel discharge at Dar port improves

Fuel discharge at Dar port improves

The coming into use of the “Single Point Mooring” (SPM) for discharging fuel from ships has greatly enhanced efficiency at Dar es Salaam port, the Petroleum Importation Coordinator Ltd (PIC) General Manager Michael Mjinja said. Briefing journalists on the status of the bulk oil procurement system, he said that the application of the new system [&hellip

Tanzania, Thailand ink four economic pacts

Tanzania, Thailand ink four economic pacts

President Kikwete welcomes Thailand Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra shortly after the latter jetted into the Julius Nyerere International Airport in Dar es Salaam. Tanzania and Thailand yesterday signed four bilateral pacts meant to encourage inclusive economic development between the two countries. Finance minister Dr William Mgimwa and Thai Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Surapong Tovichakchaikul [&hellip