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Man Utd’s Fletcher ruled out for season

Man Utd’s Fletcher ruled out for season

Manchester United midfielder Darren Fletcher will miss the rest of the season following surgery to resolve his chronic bowel disease. The 28-year-old Scotland captain had to take a break from the game in December 2011 because of  ulcerative colitis but returned to make 13 appearances this season for club and country. His last appearance was [&hellip

Dreamliners grounded globally on safety fears

Dreamliners grounded globally on safety fears

Passengers leave an All Nippon Airways Boeing 787 after it made an emergency landing at Takamatsu airport in Takamatsu, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan, on January 16, 2013. Airlines around the world have grounded Boeing’s technologically advanced new 787 Dreamliner jet planes out of safety concerns associated with batteries aboard the aircraft. Aviation authorities in the United [&hellip

France deploys1,400 troops to Mali

France deploys1,400 troops to Mali

French soldiers prepare ammunitions at a military airbase in the Malian capital Bamako on January 16, 2013. France says it has currently 1,400 soldiers deployed in Mali, where the French military has been battling militants controlling the northern parts of the West African country. The Defense Ministry said on Thursday that a total of 1,400 [&hellip

German police arrest 11 Italian criminals

German police arrest 11 Italian criminals

Police of the western North Rhine-Westphalia state in Germany hold guns at a practice session German police have arrested nearly a dozen members of an Italian crime syndicate involved in laundering money and evading taxes in Germany. Around 400 German police officers and tax inspectors led the Thursday raid on homes and offices involved in [&hellip

Plane crash in Mexico kills 8

Plane crash in Mexico kills 8

A private Piper PA-31 Navajo airplane Eight people have been killed when a small airplane crashed seconds after it took off from an airport in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas, officials say. The private airplane crashed on Thursday shortly after takeoff from Angel Albino Corzo Airport near Tuxtla Gutierrez, the state capital, AFP reported. [&hellip

‘Algeria hostage rescue operation over’

‘Algeria hostage rescue operation over’

The In Amenas gas field in Algeria Algeria’s News Agency (APS) says that military operation by the Algerian Army to rescue hostages, held by militants at a remote natural gas complex has finished. According to a report, released by the APS on Thursday, at least four foreigners, including a Frenchman, two Britons, and a Kenyan [&hellip

TIC – meet and discuss their problems

TIC – meet and discuss their problems

Members of Tanzania Ithnashery Community (TIC) met in Dar es Salaam on Saturday and Sunday (12/13) with the aim of understanding and getting to know one another. During the meeting members ranging from different regions of Tanzania had several topics presented by Sheikhs, including Sayyid Aidaru from Kenya, who spoke about leadership, Shk Hemed Jalala [&hellip

Grand Ayatollah Makarem Condemns Int’l Bodies’ Silence over Wahhabis’ Crimes

Grand Ayatollah Makarem Condemns Int’l Bodies’ Silence over Wahhabis’ Crimes

Grand Ayatollah Makarem Condemns Int’l Bodies’ Silence over Wahhabis’ Crimes Grand Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi condemned the massacre of Shia Muslims in Pakistan by radical Wahhabis and slammed international bodies for their silence over the carnage. (Ahlul Bayt News Agency) – Speaking at Azam Mosque in the holy city of Qom on Wednesday, the grand [&hellip

China backs Ayatollah Khamenei’s decree against nuclear weapons

China backs Ayatollah Khamenei’s decree against nuclear weapons

China backs Ayatollah Khamenei’s decree against nuclear weapons Thu Jan 17, 2013 7:35AM China welcomes Iran’s position. Iran is a party to the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). We hope relevant sides can strengthen dialogue and cooperation to increase trust and make progress as soon as possible towards a long-term solution to the Iranian nuclear energy issue.” [&hellip

The Perfect Man – Part 4

The Perfect Man – Part 4

The Perfect Man, By Ayatollah Shaheed Mutahhari (Part 4)   We know that there are different views about the nature of man, two of which stand opposed to each other: the view of the spiritualists and that of the materialists. According to spiritualists, man is a reality composed of body and spirit. The spirit is eternal [&hellip