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Semi-Final US-Russian Agreement over Syria

Semi-Final US-Russian Agreement over Syria

Semi-Final US-Russian Agreement over Syria Nidal Hamada, Paris It seems that the US -Russian consensus on Syria proceeded drastic steps despite all the Saudi attempts to disable it. This comes as the two world poles seek to reach a fast political solution after the situation has threatened their interests as well as their regional and [&hellip

Lebanese Hostages in Azaz into Freedom

Lebanese Hostages in Azaz into Freedom

Lebanese Hostages in Azaz into Freedom Local Editor More than a year and a half of tremendous efforts, the head of the Lebanese Security General Abbas Ibrahim succeeded in culminating a happy end to the case of Lebanese abductees in Azaz. After a long trip of negotiations between Ibrahim, Syria, Qatar, and Turkey, Ibrahim revealed [&hellip

Deadly Blast Hits Jarmana As Ibrahimi Begins ME Tour

Deadly Blast Hits Jarmana As Ibrahimi Begins ME Tour

Deadly Blast Hits Jarmana As Ibrahimi Begins ME Tour Local Editor A deadly bombing rocked Jarmana suburb of Syria’s capital on Saturday, state media said, as the international envoy to Syria was to begin a Middle East tour to push for peace talks. Saturday morning’s bomb blast struck a government-controlled suburb southeast of Damascus mainly [&hellip

Hundreds of Syria Children Turn to Militants in ISIL Camps, Pregnant Women New Targets for Snipers

Hundreds of Syria Children Turn to Militants in ISIL Camps, Pregnant Women New Targets for Snipers

Hundreds of Syria Children Turn to Militants in ISIL Camps, Pregnant Women New Targets for Snipers Local Editor “Facebook” and “Twitter”, particularly pages linked to extremist and terrorist groups, were busy broadcasting pictures of the guerrilla camp established by the “Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant ” [ISIL] in Damascus’ Ghuota region to train [&hellip

Moshi district council executives` salaries to be deducted

Moshi district council executives` salaries to be deducted

The Parliamentary Committee for Local Authority Accounts (LAAC) has ordered executives of the Moshi District Council (MDC) to have their salaries deducted with effect from next month. The money will compensate the printing costs the council had dubiously incurred for unspecified number of booklets on reports of the council’s financial LAAC’s Committee Chairman Rajab Mbarouk [&hellip

Naming the poachers: Kagasheki grows cold feet

Naming the poachers: Kagasheki grows cold feet

In a rare show of candour, Natural Resources and Tourism Minister Khamis Kagasheki pinpointed Arusha regional crime officer as belonging to a sophisticated network of rich wildlife poachers. Though the minister didn’t specifically identify the RCO by his name, he was quite categorical talking about a public servant with the rank of RCO in Arusha. [&hellip

Vodacom hands Sh12m for editors` forum meet

Vodacom hands Sh12m for editors` forum meet

Tanzania Editors Forum chairman, Absolom Kibanda receives a dummy cheque from Vodacom Tanzania head of Public Relations and Communication Joseline Kamuhanda at a ceremony held in Dar es Salaam. Mobile communications company Vodacom yesterday granted Sh12 million to the Tanzania Editors Forum (TEF) for supporting the forum’s annual meeting slated for Iringa on October 24-25. [&hellip

Senior govt officials ignore vehicle repair regulations

Senior govt officials ignore vehicle repair regulations

Many senior government officials deliberately cause the government to lose millions of shillings annually by sidestepping procedures of sending government vehicles to authorised maintenance facilities. Instead they send automobiles and motorcycles to privately owned garages avoiding facilities of the Ministry of Works via Tanzania Electrical and Mechanical Electronic Service Agency (TEMESA). TEMESA sources and some [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 5:8

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 5:8

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 اعْدِلُوا هُوَ أَقْرَبُ لِلتَّقْوَىٰ – I‘dilū huwa aqrabu lit-taqwā Be just, that is closer to piety (Sūratul Mā’idah, No. 5, Āyat 8) There are few things as important as the concept of justice [&hellip

Shopping malls lay plans for detectors

Shopping malls lay plans for detectors

Shopping malls are laying out plans to equip entrances with detectors for weapons instead of subjecting customers to physical checks on cars and even fumbling with bodies and pockets. A spot survey at some shopping malls saw that precautions started in the wake of a huge terrorist attack in neighbouring Kenya had petered off, as [&hellip