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UN: Syria Death Toll Tops 190,000

More than 191,000 people were killed in the first three years of Syria’s civil war, a U.N. report said last Friday…

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August 28, 2014

Imran Demands Sharif Resign Thousands March on Islamabad

“I am not going to leave this place until true freedom is achieved for the nation,” Khan said at an Islamabad marketplace. ISLAMABAD (IANS) Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s (PTI) chief Imran Khan Saturday demanded Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s resignation. The PM’s office said the demand was absurd. Speaking to thousands of supporters in Islamabad at the end […]

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August 21, 2014

London’s Biggest Ever Pro-Palestine Protest

Galloway dares British Government to arrest him on declaring Bradford an ‘Israel-free-zone’.

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August 14, 2014

TV is for Old People!

By Karin Friedemann, TMO A Palestinian boy stands next to the remains of a mosque in Khuzaa town, which witnesses said was heavily hit by Israeli shelling and air strikes during Israeli aggression, in the east of Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip August 6, 2014. With its spacious villas and palm-lined streets, the […]

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August 7, 2014

Turkish PM Erdogan Says Israel ‘Surpasses Hitler in Barbarism’

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan accused Israel on Saturday of having “surpassed Hitler in barbarism”

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July 24, 2014

Pakistan’s Battery-Powered Toy Chickens

The ongoing military offensive against terrorists yet again proves that pivotal decisions on national security in Pakistan are taken exclusively by the military high command. The politicians are obsessed with the illusions of power and senseless rhetoric…

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July 17, 2014

China Bans Ramadan Fast in Xinjiang Region

Civil servants, students and teachers in its mainly Muslim Xinjiang region have been banned from taking part in the fast.

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July 10, 2014

Three Israeli Settlers And the Searing Hypocrisy of the West

Since the teens went missing from Gush Etzion, a Jewish-only colony in the West Bank, Israel has besieged the 4 million Palestinians …

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July 10, 2014

Pakistan Bombing Linked to US Pressure

On Wednesday, July 2, the Pakistani lawmakers amended Pakistan’s anti-terrorism law, doubling the maximum prison sentence for those convicted of “terror offenses” and allowing security forces to detain suspects for up to 60 days…

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July 10, 2014

Berlin House of One: The First Church-Mosque-Synagogue?

Berlin thinks it is making religious history as Muslims, Jews and Christians join hands to build a place where they can all worship.

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July 3, 2014

Waiting for Another Ayyubi?

Only time will tell what destiny has in store for the Palestinians and Middle East. But free-spirited people do not wait for time to shape their destiny. They fight back as the Palestinians have been doing for the past several decades. It is this struggle that is profiled by Dr Mahdi Abdul Hadi in his extraordinary tome, 100 Years of Palestinian History

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June 12, 2014

Chocolate Jihad Declared

Islamic groups angry at Cadbury Malaysia after two batches found to contain pork DNA

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June 2, 2014

Libyan Militias Led by Former General Attack Parliament and Declare it Dissolved

Militias allied with a former Libyan general staged a brazen attack on Libya’s parliament on Sunday and declared it dissolved, in some of the worst fighting the capital has seen since the 2011 revolution.

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May 26, 2014

Egypt Announces Plans To Revive Flagging Tourism Sector

By Mirna Sleiman A student supporter of the Muslim Brotherhood and ousted President Mohamed Mursi covers his head as riot police fire tear gas during clashes following a demonstration, outside Cairo University May 14, 2014. The demonstration was held by members of the Muslim Brotherhood and the pro-Mursi Anti-Coup National Alliance against the military, interior […]

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May 15, 2014

Qatar Pressed to Protect World Cup Workers as Deaths continue to Rise

Migrant workers are still dying in Qatar at a rate of more than one a day, intensifying pressure on the Gulf state to improve conditions for the 1.4 million labourers helping it prepare for 2022 World Cup.

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May 8, 2014

Desperate and Lonely Rohingya Children Flee by Boat

About 1.3 million Rohingya live in the predominantly Buddhist country of 60 million, almost all of them in Rakhine state.

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May 1, 2014

Pakistan Successfully Test-Fires Nuclear-Capable Hatf III Missile

Pakistan on Tuesday conducted a successful test-fire of Short Range Surface to Surface Ballistic Missile Hatf III (Ghazanavi) which can carry nuclear and conventional warheads to a range of 290 kilometres, reported Dawn.

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April 24, 2014

Saudi Spy Chief, Architect Of Syria Policy, Replaced

Saudi Arabian intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the architect of Riyadh’s attempts to bring down Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has been removed from his post

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April 17, 2014

Rebel Videos Show First U.S.-Made Rockets In Syria

Online videos show Syrian rebels using what appear to be U.S. anti-tank rockets, weapons experts say, the first significant American-built armaments in the country’s civil war.

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April 17, 2014

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