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Monthly Archives: September, 2013

Part 1 : A Question Of Honour – by Durre-Shahwar Jafri

I have often read and heard people telling the stories of honour. It seems that the entire question of honour boils down to the so called tribal and feudal style … Continue reading

September 21, 2013 · 1 Comment

Half of Syrian rebels are hardline Islamists: British study

Members of rebel brigades parade on September 13, 2013 at a former military academy north of Aleppo. (AFP Photo/Jm Lopez) Jihadists and members of hardline Islamist groups make up almost … Continue reading

September 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Urgent Appeal from Malaysian Shias

Urgent Appeal from Malaysian Shias! Dear Brothers and sisters, the Malaysian government has arrested Four Shia Muslims on Monday, following another two arrested earlier. To be a Shia Muslim is … Continue reading

September 11, 2013 · 8 Comments

Hasan al-Banna: Brotherhood, Jihad and Nazism – by Raziq

The Muslim Brotherhood is the largest Islamist party in the world today.  It also claims to be a democratic party.  In this article I will be looking at its founder Hasan al-Banna, the … Continue reading

September 7, 2013 · 1 Comment

Why Is Israel looking for Imam Mahdi? – by Shabnam Syed

During the US occupation of Iraq it was routine to torture Iraqis in prisons like Abu Ghraib whose prison guards were using tactics learnt in Israeli training camps as Robert … Continue reading

September 5, 2013 · 4 Comments