Turkish Airlines Launched the Non-Stop Flights Between Houston & Istanbul

Turkish Airlines, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, is expanding its presence in the United States.

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April 4, 2013

Water Issues Becoming Priority for Both State, Local Governments

Businesses are moving out of the Village of Vinton in far West Texas, saying they cannot operate in a community that has no wastewater and sewage system.

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April 1, 2013

Financial Pressures Lead Colleges, Universities Toward Outsourcing

Although not without controversy, money saved can be directed to other needs With college costs escalating, student populations increasing and state and federal funding on the decline, financial pressures are being felt at higher education campuses throughout the state. These financial pressures are leading to consideration by many of outsourcing of some services that campus […]

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March 21, 2013

Largest May bond election in Texas since 2008 drawing interest

$4.67B in city, school, community college, hospital districts on tap

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March 14, 2013

Sequestration Clock Ticked

Texas could suffer cuts in health, human services to civilian defense furloughs

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March 7, 2013

Unique Event for Syria in Houston: More to Come: So Don’t Miss Them

This past Sunday at the Houston Arab American Cultural & Community Center (ACC), an unique event was held to make special prayers for the innocent victims of the volatility in Syria

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February 28, 2013

Plan to Allow Knowledge transfer Private to Public

Legislation filed to allow agencies to hire private sector entrepreneur-in-residence

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February 21, 2013

HBDi: Beacon for Entrepreneurs

A few success stories from Asian immigrant communities, like “Holiday Inn Express Downtown of Shan Siddiqui Sahab” and “Kim Son Restaurant”, funded by the Houston Business Development Inc. (HBDi), still this City of Houston (COH) entity HBDi has been unknown to the Pakistani and other Asian communities.

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January 31, 2013

The Tale of the Toll

Texas tolls

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January 20, 2013

The 83rd Texas Legislature Convenes

A Hidden Anti-Shariah Bill May Get Introduced

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January 10, 2013

Petroleum Exploration Conference 2012

Houston news

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December 13, 2012

Become an Aalim in Three Years Studying in USA

After the Jumah prayers, Resident Aalim Mufti Qamarul Hassan announced that the AL-Noor Society of Greater Houston is establishing the AL-Noor Institute of Islamic Sciences, where through an extensive curriculum, students will able to graduate in three years to become authentic Aalim (Scholars of Islam). He added that a few years ago, the new building […]

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December 6, 2012

Health Exchange Decision Changed Again

States now have until Dec. 14 to decide; Perry says Texas not setting up its own

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November 29, 2012

Record Early Voting Throughout Texas

Voters turn out for presidential race, state and local ballots and local bond issues.

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November 1, 2012

Congressional Recognition for Radio Light of Islam on 18th Anniversary

“I started Radio Light of Islam on August 14th in 1994. I am grateful to Allah SWT; all of my local Houstonian & worldwide listeners; and patrons for listening to and supporting this Non-Profitable Media of the Muslim Community for eighteen years.”

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October 11, 2012

More than 60 Texas schools, Education Agencies Seek RTTT Funds

In 2010, the U.S. Department of Education announced its “Race to the Top” (RTTT) funding competition, which provided $4.35 billion in monetary incentives to states …

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September 13, 2012

Why I Am Running for Public office: M. J. Khan

My personal inspiration springs from the desire to contribute to the society…

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September 6, 2012

Houstonian Corner (V14-I35)

FCC authorization makes State of Texas first public safety broadband network in state

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August 23, 2012

Houstonian Corner (V14-I32)

Houston transit / airlines go to Houston

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August 2, 2012

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