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Disease fears rise after floods hit Malaysia

The effects of widespread flooding in Malaysia.

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January 18, 2007

Ali turns 65 with a mind that’s clear

“I can’t believe that on January 17, 2007, he’ll be 65,” Bingham said. “It just doesn’t seem real.”

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January 18, 2007

Pentagon Intensifies Iran Pressure

“When you set in motion the kind of policy that the president is talking about here, it’s very, very dangerous,” said Sen. Chuck Hagel, a Republican from Nebraska and a Vietnam veteran.

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January 18, 2007

The First Month–Muharram

The virtues of the holy month of Muharram, the importance of ‘Ashura, and some recommended worship during that time.

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January 18, 2007

Gulf Arabs, Egypt, Jordan back US’s Iraq plan

Many Arab countries, including heavyweight Saudi Arabia, fear the new plan would lead to an early departure of U.S. troops from Iraq, leaving the violence-ravaged country moving toward civil war that might spill beyond Iraq’s borders…

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January 18, 2007

The Architect of Mr. Bush’s Plan

Following the publication of Kagan’s column, Cheney and senior members of Bush’s cabinet began to speak with Kagan to draft an alternative plan for dealing with the violence in Iraq. The move was orchestrated so the White House could avoid adopting the proposals set forth that week by the Iraq Study Group, led by longtime Bush family confidante James A. Baker III, that called for entering into a dialogue with Iran and Syria and redeploying troops in 2008.

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January 18, 2007

Book Review, “The Cartoons Cry”

Tariq Ghazi has done a valuable service in writing “The Cartoons Cry” reflecting our inability to perceive the difference between sacred and intolerant on one side and freedom of expression and celebration of profanity on the other…

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January 18, 2007

Indo-US Nuke Deal At A Tough & Sensitive Stage

there is little doubt, there is a long winding road of negotiations ahead before the Indo-US civil nuclear deal can be expected to become operational…

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January 18, 2007

Decreasing friction in the family: Sunni-Shi’a

… So now that we know what we’re doing, let’s exercise that knowledge for the good of the ummah. Islamic knowledge and leadership is supposed to be the tool for unification, love, respect, and tolerance. If you really know what you are doing, you will use your intellect to kill separatist mentalities that keep us weak…

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January 18, 2007

The Divided House of Muslims

Thoughts on the divisions among Muslims

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January 18, 2007

SE Michigan, Vol. 9 Iss. 4

‘Eidul Ghadeer at IHW / Local ladies go formal / CIOM meeting / Free Fibromyalgia workshop

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January 18, 2007

Community News Vol. 9 Iss. 4

Kansas state halal course / Muslim Advocates commends attorney general / Push for media access / Nashville Muslims open up to community / Framingham Islamic society / NY Bridge-building effort Muslims-police / New location for NJ mosque sought / Tucson mosque seeks imam /

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January 18, 2007

Houstonian Corner Vol. 9 Iss. 4

Weather stops governor’s inauguration / Silent march for ML King / Four-day memorial for victims of Iraq war / Winter weather slams Texas /

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January 18, 2007

Press Release: FBI (Telephone fraud involving jury duty)

New fraud involves people who call claiming to work for government and that you must register for jury duty–do not give information.

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January 18, 2007

Death of Ahmad Raza

Mr Ahmad Raza was from a very distinguished Indian Muslim family…

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January 18, 2007

“The Myth of the Liberal Media”

Elite Propaganda The Myth of the Liberal Media The Propaganda Model of News Edward Herman and Noam Chomsky demolish one of the central tenets of our political culture, the idea of the “liberal media.” Instead, utilizing a systematic model based on massive empirical research, they reveal the manner in which the news media are so […]

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January 17, 2007