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Statement: Pres. Obama on Occasion of Ramadan

With the start of the sacred month of Ramadan, Michelle and I extend our best wishes to Muslim communities here in the United States and around the world…

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July 11, 2013

Mahfuz Ahmed Entrepreneur of the Year

MCLEAN,VA–Mahfuz Ahmed, founder and CEO of Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS), a global IT staffing and consulting company, has been selected as the winner of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 Award, of the Greater Washington D.C. region.

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July 11, 2013

Shi’a Sunni Unity, Detroit

(July 1, 2013) On Saturday, Dr. Sayyid M. Syeed, ISNA National Director of Interfaith & Community Alliances, joined the Michigan Muslim Community Council (MMCC) for a dialogue between Sunni and Shia leaders.

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July 11, 2013

Deforestation

Deforestation is clearing Earth’s forests on a massive scale, often resulting in damage to the quality of the land…

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July 11, 2013

Second Special Session Has Started

Transportation bill also victim of filibuster on abortion bill

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July 11, 2013

Community News (V15-I29)

3 Dim Team wins MIT entrepreneurship award 3dim, a startup behind the creation of new sensor-level software that recognizes three-dimensional gestures on small, battery-powered, mobile devices, was awarded the Robert P. Goldberg $100,000 grand prize Wednesday night after beating out seven other finalist teams during the MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition finale held on the MIT […]

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July 11, 2013

On the Pulpit, Rabbis Earn More Than Christian Clergy

Earnings of rabbis in comparison to priests

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July 11, 2013

Obituary: Dr. Asim Hussain

Dr. Asim Hussain, one of the founders of the MCWS community and father of Rafe Hussain and Saad Hussain, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2013.

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July 11, 2013

ICD Quran Night

As weekly, hundreds of community members far and close gathered at the ICD for an event Friday night.

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July 11, 2013

Egypt, De-democratised

Scholar Irfan Ahmad argues that the Egyptian military staged a coup d’etat that has set democracy back in the nation.

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July 11, 2013

Pro-Democracy Protestors in Dearborn in Front of City Hall

noorsalemHundreds of people gathered in front of Dearborn City Hall protesting for democracy in Egypt.

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July 11, 2013

Bangladesh: The Age Old Fault Line and the Collapsing Buildings

During the Mughal time, Bengal became the rice basket for India and other polities of South East Asia…

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July 11, 2013

“Tablighi Jammat”

Opinion piece on Tablighi Jammat by Mamdud Ahmed

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July 11, 2013

XII Annual Convention Of The Federation Of Aligarh Alumni Associations In Houston A Great Success

By Shaheer Khan, Ph.D. Houston, Texas, July 2: The twelfth annual convention of the Federation of Aligarh Alumni Associations (FAAA) was held on June 28-30, 2013 at Crown Plaza Huston River Oaks, Houston, TX. The theme of the 2013 convention was “New Generation Alumni & Aligarh Movement” and Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Alumni Association of […]

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July 11, 2013

IMANA 46th Annual Convention a Success!

The Islamic Medical Association of North America (IMANA) 46th Annual Convention on a Cruise to Alaska was memorable and educational for IMANA members and their families

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July 11, 2013

When is a Military Coup not a Military Coup?

When it happens in Egypt, apparently

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July 11, 2013

Write a Letter This Ramadan

By Karin Friedemann, TMO Letter writing has become a lost art. In today’s world of texting and emailing, a letter received by postal mail, written on paper with pen, is something really special. Fewer and fewer children these days even know how to write in cursive, and thus have trouble reading the sometimes very personal […]

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July 11, 2013

IMANA 46th Annual Convention a Success!

The Islamic Medical Association of North America (IMANA) 46th Annual Convention on a Cruise to Alaska was memorable and educational for IMANA members and their families

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July 11, 2013

Iraq is Poisoned … Literally

Iraq is poisoned, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), who in 2012 completed a study on congenital birth defects in Iraq, which still has not been released to the public.

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July 11, 2013