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The Ministry of Health confirmed 41 cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection in Singapore, according to official statement.
A Danish container vessel on Saturday removed Libya’s chemical weapons, a move coordinated by the United Nations (UN)-backed Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).
Russia has redeployed airborne troops and marines to the Crimea peninsula amid an ongoing large-scale snap drill, the Russian Defense Ministry said Sunday.
Germany's economy minister says free trade talks between the European Union and the United States have failed.
More signs of trouble have appeared for the economy of Saudi Arabia in what appears to be a result of low oil prices.
Yemen’s Supreme Political Council says it is ready to restart peace talks if the regime in Riyadh stops attacking the impoverished Arab country.
A Muslim student has been forbidden from wearing her full niqab in classes by a German court after her school claimed it hindered her educational development.
Three Afghan police officers were injured in a blast which occurred near the NATO-Afghan army partnered convoy in the northern Parwan province in Afghanistan, local media reported, citing authorities.
In the Islamic society the woman has an honored position and, beside her legal and civil rights, enjoys special respect, love, affection and the gentle feelings which she deserves most.
We start this subject because the most important thing which damages the bases of family is women and if in society we have not good women we have not good family and then good society.
Every type of food has its own benefit. According to traditional sources, Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh) particularly liked these food which have immense health benefits too.
Funny Facts of Life
Given Islam’s clear teaching about all creatures being members of God’s family, it is ironical that some Muslims care nothing about killing innocent people, and that too in the name of Islam.
Denmark remains on Top. India is 118th, US slips to 13th position, China is 83rd.
And the right of your stomach is that you make it not into a container for a little of that which is unlawful to you or a lot of it. You should be determined to eat what is lawful and not exceed the bounds of strengthening to the extent of belittling your stomach
Sometimes, mixing with people is felt to be undesirable, specially when one is at the receiving end of people’s abuse in word and deed. Many people prefer to be alone because that spares them much trouble. What attitude should a believer adopt?
Salah al-Din Yusuf bin Ayyub who later became known as Salah al-Din Ayyubi, better known in the Western world as Saladin, is one of the most famous Muslim rulers and commanders in the Islamic middle centuries....
How is it possible to tell the difference between taqiyah on the one hand and telling the truth, hypocrisy and enjoining good and forbidding evil on the other?
Adapted from the book : "A Code of Practice for Muslims in the West" in accordance with the edicts of Ayatullah Seestani
A number of United Nations-appointed independent experts have called on the Bahraini regime to halt its heavy-handed crackdown on the country’s Shia community, stressing that it is in violation of basic human rights in the tiny Persian Gulf island.
Israeli institutions and organizations are reportedly awaiting the regime’s go-ahead for the construction of a so-called “third temple” in place of al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock in the Israeli-occupied Jerusalem al-Quds.
The mango season is here and when the fruit is here, make best use of its goodness! Mangoes may very well be the king of all fruits. They fight cancer, alkalize the body, aid in weight loss, regulate diabetes, help digestion, clean your skin, and make the perfect snack. Here are healthy reasons why you should be eating a mango.
If so why is it sold in the Islamic Republic of Iran?
“Thus We have appointed you a middle nation, that you may be witnesses upon mankind.” (Qur’an 2:143)
As he stressed that the defeat era has gone, Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah said that the Zionist entity was hit during 2006 war in its spirit, arrogance and existence.
11th Zee al-Qa'adah the Auspicious Birthday Anniversary of Imam Reza(A.S.)
"The youth are a source of movement and a bubbling spring of motivation, movement, enthusiasm, invention and creativeness."
Syrian Minister of State for National Reconciliation Affairs Ali Haidar said those who think that a federal state could be a suitable government model to preserve Syria’s unity and sovereignty are “in error”.
An American university professor said the US is overlooking the ongoing Saudi crimes and child killing in Yemen.
A senior Lebanese political analyst slammed Turkey for its continued hostility toward war-hit Syria, saying that Ankara is still “at the forefront of” supporters of terrorists in the Arab country.
Economist Michael Hudson says neoliberal policy will pressure U.S. citizens to emigrate, just as it caused millions to leave Russia, the Baltic States, and now Greece in search of a better life
A German political analyst said the Syrian army needs more financial and military aid to be able to win the ongoing Aleppo battle and fully eliminate terrorist groups in the flashpoint city.
An American political scientist and activist based in Washington said US police officers simply shoot African Americans dead because they do not see the blacks as “human”.
*A write-up on a session regarding pursuing Hawza studies, with Ayatullah Mahmood Madani, one of the representatives of the Supreme Leader.”
Sometimes becoming an entrepreneur happens by accident.
Islam urges human beings to purify themselves and provides them with male and female role models in order to guide people to successfully live their lives
Q: Can Women be Leaders according to the Qur’an?
A Hadith (related by Al-Bukhari in Al-Adab Al-Mufrad) quotes the Prophet (peace be upon him) as saying: “Ambiguity provides a way out of telling lies.”
In the Qur'an the word Masjid, although used many times, is only applied to three specific buildings: the Masjid al Haram (ka'ba), the Masjid al Aqsa (Jerusalem) and the Masjid built at the oasis site called Quba, south-east of Medina. This was the first Masjid of Islam after the advent of Prophet Mohammad (s).
There are many examples in the Qur’an and Hadith of the virtues of a positive mental attitude, perseverance and optimism in the face of adversity. However, did you know that patience and a positive outlook on life are two of the greatest healing tools that you can use?
The quadrennial process of party platform writing is more of a political exercise than a policy deliberation. When party leaders sit down to debate what will or will not go into their platform, their eyes are less focused on what will constitute sound policy.
Forty-seven years ago today, humans for the first time managed to step on their nearest celestial body and the Earth’s sole natural satellite, Moon, a landmark achievement in the heydays of the Space Race, which came over a decade after the first man-made object orbited our cosmic home and more than two decades after we had the first-ever view of our Earth from a vantage point.
The following is the full text of the speech delivered on July 18, 2015 by Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in a meeting with government officials and the ambassadors of Islamic countries in the Islamic Republic of Iran.
An answer to the foregoing questions by Ayatollah Mahdi Hadavi Tehrani, may Allah grant him long life, is as follows: 1. It is permissible to refer to another equally qualified mujtahid for taqlid and it is obligatory to follow a...