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Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 33:6

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 33:6

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, January 2, 2015/Rabī‘ul Awwal 11, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 33:6 – Closeness to the Holy Prophet (s) We convey our prayers of felicitations (tabrikāt) to the Imam of Our Time, al-Mahdī al-Qā’im (af) and the Muslim [&hellip

Superheros

Superheros

IBNTV will feature a brand new episode of the Kids show on Sunday 4th January 2014 at 11:30.  Find out what kind of superheros the kids will become in order to save the world.  Please note the change in date

AirAsia plane crash: 7 more bodies found

AirAsia plane crash: 7 more bodies found

More bodies are recovered following the recent crash into the Java Sea of a plane operated by the Malaysian airline AirAsia en route from Indonesia to Singapore. Sixteen bodies have been retrieved so far. Seven were announced Friday morning, six of which were found by a US Navy ship, said Suryadi B. Supriyadi, operation coordinator for Indonesia’s [&hellip

ISIL abducts 170 in northern Iraq

ISIL abducts 170 in northern Iraq

The ISIL Takfiri militants have kidnapped dozens of men from two villages in northern Iraq in search of people who burned the terrorist group’s flag. A total of 170 men were nabbed from the villages of Al-Shajara and Gharib in the northern Iraqi province of Kirkuk on Friday after two flags of the ISIL terrorist [&hellip

US imposes new sanctions on N Korea

US imposes new sanctions on N Korea

The United States has imposed a series of new sanctions on Pyongyang in retaliation for an alleged cyber attack on Hollywood studio Sony Pictures in late December. In an executive order, President Barack Obama imposed new sanctions on top North Korean officials and defense-related organizations on Friday. Media reports say at least three entities and [&hellip

Palestine submits ICC application to UN

Palestine submits ICC application to UN

The Palestinian ambassador to the UN has officially submitted Palestine’s ICC membership documents to the world body. “We are honored that we are to be the 123rd state party to join the ICC, which will become effective about 60 days from now,” said Riyad Mansour at the UN headquarters in New York on Friday following [&hellip

Ebola outbreak ‘will end in 2015’

Ebola outbreak ‘will end in 2015’

The deadly Ebola outbreak will be ended in 2015, the outgoing head of the UN team fighting the disease has said. Anthony Banbury said the number of Ebola cases would be brought down to zero by the close of this year, but admitted that the end was “not close”. “We are engaged in an epic [&hellip

‘Saudi King diagnosed with pneumonia’

‘Saudi King diagnosed with pneumonia’

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah is suffering from pneumonia and is now breathing with the help of a tube, the royal court says. Long-ailing King Abdullah was admitted to the King Abdulaziz Medical City in the capital, Riyadh, on Wednesday for medical checks. Examination “revealed pneumonia, which required the provisional insertion of a tube on Friday [&hellip

Russian Mars project director dies

Russian Mars project director dies

Russian cosmonaut and physician Boris Morukov, who led a 520-day simulated extraordinary Mars mission, has died at the age of 64, his scientific institution says. “We announce with grief that Boris Morukov died suddenly on New Year’s Eve,” the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Institute of Biomedical Problems, where Morukov was a deputy director, said on [&hellip

7 Somali soldiers die in Shabab attack

7 Somali soldiers die in Shabab attack

At least seven Somali soldiers have been killed when al-Shabab militants launched an attack against a military base in Somalia’s southern region of Bay. Captain Ahmed Idow, a Somali military officer, said al-Shabab members stormed the base in the city of Baidoa, situated 256 kilometers (159 miles) northwest of the capital, Mogadishu, on Friday morning. [&hellip