14-11

Vogue for the Veiled?

New magazine caters to pious Muslim women, but both conservatives and secularists are asking whether fashion can coexist with Islam.

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March 8, 2012

Conveyor Belt

Conveyor belts explained, for kids

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March 8, 2012

Indian American Group Welcomes Congressional Resolution on Gujarat Violence of 2002

Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC – http://www.iamc.com) an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos, has welcomed the introduction of Congressional Resolution H.Res 569 by Congressman Keith Ellison (D-MN) “recognizing the tenth anniversary of the tragic communal violence in Gujarat, India.”

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March 8, 2012

NY Rally and Vigil on Gujarat Riots 10th Anniversary

The Coalition Against Genocide (CAG), the broad-based alliance that was instrumental in getting the diplomatic visa of Narendra Modi revoked, organized a New York rally in commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of the Gujarat Riots.

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March 8, 2012

A Living Legend: Abdul Sattar Edhi

A man worthy of a Noble Peace Prize and maybe more!

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March 8, 2012

A Profile of Imran Khan

Khan is not “dim”, as the elite who he detests contemptuously say, but is not an intellectual either. He is a politician riding a wave of public disaffection, and that wave might just carry him to power.

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March 8, 2012

Whatmore Takes Over as Pakistan Cricket Coach

Australia’s Dav Whatmore took over this week as Pakistan’s new cricket coach.

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March 8, 2012

Hassan Officially History’s Most Capped Soccer Player

A so-called cap is given to a player every time they make an appearance for their country’s national team in international soccer competition.

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March 8, 2012

TFC’s Federal Surplus Property Program Saving Entities Big Bucks

From fire trucks to file folders, purchasers typically pay 10 percent of original cost

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March 8, 2012

Community News v14-i11

Muslim community news March 2012

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March 8, 2012

AIPAC Works for the 1%

Chris Hedges gave this talk Saturday night in Washington, D.C., at the Occupy AIPAC protest, organized by CODEPINK Women for Peace and other peace, faith and solidarity groups.

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March 8, 2012

The Spirituality of Work

Our hearts must work by keeping a rhythmic beat, which pushes the blood through our bodies.

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March 8, 2012

From Nose Job to No Job, MP Leaves Bad Smell

As befits a Parliament born of revolution, Egypt’s six-week-old People’s Assembly has not been without its growing pains.

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March 8, 2012

Lady Tonge Resigns over Israel Remarks

Peer rejects ultimatum from Nick Clegg, saying she stands by comment that ‘Israel will not be there for ever’

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March 8, 2012

Ill-Armed Syrian Rebels Wage Unequal Struggle

A husky, bearded man in his early 30s, he took the nom de guerre, Homsi, after his battered home city, and joined rebels fighting in the hills and fields for a “free and dignified life.” But Homsi had no gun. For that he would have to wait.

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March 8, 2012

Pakistan and Israel: A Nuclear Confrontation?

Early in this reporter’s tenure at the Muslim Observer, his researches uncovered a nuclear stand-off between Tel Aviv and Rawalpindi in the Arabian Sea which was largely documented in articles in Jayne’s, etc.

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March 8, 2012

Danny Abdul Dayem at Syria Benefit Concert in Michigan

On Saturday, March 3rd, Michigan hosted the most prominent English-speaking citizen journalist straight from Homs – the epicenter of the year-old Syrian revolution – Danny Abdul Dayem.

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March 8, 2012

Aid To Pakistan: Numbers Contradict US Statements

In ten years since 9/11, Pakistan received only $448 million in US aid. Our losses? $70 billion. Our debt? $86 billion.

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March 8, 2012

US Envoy Pandith Travels

US Dept of State Press Release Special Envoy to Combat anti-Semitism Rosenthal and Special Representative to Muslim Communities Pandith will Travel to United Kingdom, Greece, and Albania Special Envoy to Combat and Monitor Anti-Semitism. Hannah Rosenthal and Special Representative to Muslim Communities Farah Pandith will be in London on Monday, March 5 along with nine […]

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