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AFMI Convention Rewards Best Muslim Students Across India

AFMI’s convention draws cream of Indian students to Guwahati

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January 2, 2014

Assad’s Secret Lifeline

Assad’s Secret Oil Lifeline: Iraqi Crude From Egypt By Julia Payne Smoke rises from a fire in Adra, east of Damascus, December 23, 2013.  REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh LONDON (Reuters) – The Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad has received substantial imports of Iraqi crude oil from an Egyptian port in the last nine months, shipping and […]

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December 26, 2013

UN Launches Syria Appeal

UN warns that nearly three-quarters of country’s population will need humanitarian support in 2014 By Martin Chulov in Beirut A general view showing damages after what activists said was an airstrike with explosive barrels from forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad in Al-Shaar area in Aleppo December 17, 2013. REUTERS/Molhem Barakat The UN has launched […]

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December 19, 2013

Farewell to Mandela

Leaders from around the world, some still locked in antagonism, gather in Johannesburg to pay homage to Nelson Mandela.

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December 12, 2013

Britons Protest Over Plan to Remove 70,000 Palestinian Bedouins

More than 50 public figures including Antony Gormley and Brian Eno put names to letter opposing expulsion from historic land

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December 5, 2013

Afghans Approve US Deal

Despite growing public opposition, thousands of Afghan tribal elders and other leaders have reached an accord recommending the country’s president to sign a security deal with the United States.

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November 27, 2013

Saudi Master Spy

Prince Bandar bin Sultan, once famous in Washington for his cigars, parties and charm, is now Saudi Arabia’s point man, fighting Iran in Syria and denouncing the Obama administration.

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November 21, 2013

More Access to Iranian Sites?

By Fredrik Dahl and Marcus George Yukiya Amano, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), talks during an interview with Reuters in Vienna November 13, 2013. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader (Reuters) – Iran will grant U.N. inspectors “managed access” to a uranium mine and a heavy-water plant within three months as part of a cooperation […]

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November 14, 2013

The Myth of Israel

Israel has been poisoned by the psychosis of permanent war.

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November 7, 2013

Assad, PR and Rebels

There have been many claims made about who is fighting in Syria, and perhaps more importantly, what goals they are fighting for. At the beginning of the crisis almost three years ago, nobody believed Assad and his regime when they said that the unarmed protestors being killed were “terrorists” and “Al Qaeda.”

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October 31, 2013

‘Eidul Adha 2013

Most of the local mosques in the Southeast Michigan area adhered to the guidelines of the Shura Council of North America, or followed the popularly accepted days for hajj announced from Saudi Arabia, and thereby celebrated ‘Eidul Adha on Tuesday October 15, 2013.

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October 17, 2013

Obamacare & the Politics of Deceit

By Dr. Azher Quader In spite of all the misinformation floating in the air, our country today took a giant step in removing one of the major barriers that had obstructed millions of our citizens from accessing health care for decades. With the opening of the Health Care Exchanges across the country, Obamacare  (ACA) heralded […]

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October 10, 2013

AFMI 23rd Convention, 2013: Orlando Convention Focuses on Role of NRIs in Development

More than 700 people participated in the 23rd annual convention banquet of American Federation of Muslims of Indian Origin (AFMI) that took place in Orlando on September 28, 2013.

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October 3, 2013

Siraj Wahhaj: Muslim Media and its Necessity to the Muslim Community

TMO Foundation 4th Annual Scholarship Banquet Sold Out; Imam Siraj Wahhaj Chief Guest By Noor H. Salem and Adil James, TMO Imam Siraj Wahhaj addressing the audience at the TMO Foundation Fundraising Banquet. On Sunday, September 22nd more than 500 people gathered in the Novi Sheraton Hotel for the TMO Foundation’s 4th Annual Scholarship Banquet. […]

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September 26, 2013

Prof. Intisar Rabb on Harvard Law Faculty

Intisar A. Rabb, a leading expert on Islamic Law and legal history, will join the faculty of Harvard Law School beginning Spring 2014, with an appointment as a tenured Professor of Law.

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September 19, 2013

The Endgame in Syria

Given the humanitarian catastrophe unfolding in Syria and the failure of Arab and Muslim nations to end it, there may be only one way out

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September 5, 2013

US Mulls Syria Plans

By Julie Pace Associated Press A U.N. chemical weapons expert talks to a woman during their visit to a hospital where people affected by an apparent gas attack are being treated, in Damascus’ suburb of Zamalka August 28, 2013. U.N. chemical weapons experts investigating an apparent gas attack that killed hundreds of civilians in rebel-held […]

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August 29, 2013

“US Was Wrong” Guantánamo Bay: the US was dead wrong, but no one can admit it

When John Grisham heard Guantánamo prisoners were requesting his books, he wanted to learn more. What he found out about Nabil Hadjarab – detained for 11 years – horrified him

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August 15, 2013

Democracy Hypocrisy: The West’s failure to condemn the shooting of unarmed Islamists in Cairo was craven and shortsighted

REMEMBER the opprobrium heaped on Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey’s prime minister, in June for using tear gas and water-cannon against his people?

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August 13, 2013

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