Reuters reported, “JOHANNESBURG, Aug 24 (Reuters) – When a British economist coined the BRIC acronym two decades ago to denote Brazil, Russia, India and China, he didn’t have in mind an alliance that would seek to challenge Western dominance in global affairs… In a surprise decision at a summit this week in Johannesburg, the group […]
Foreign nations are rushing to get their citizens out of Sudan as rival military factions battle in the capital Khartoum where millions of residents are trapped inside their homes, many running low on water and food. The eruption of fighting on April 15 between the army and the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) paramilitary group has […]
Pakistan has suffered a nationwide power outage due to a technical fault that left large swaths of the country, including the capital Islamabad, without electricity. In a statement on Twitter, the energy ministry said the system frequency of the national grid went down at 7:34am (02:34 GMT) on Monday morning, 23 January. “System maintenance work […]
The Afghan government called on all foreign and local non-governmental organizations to stop women from working throughout the country. The Afghan security forces also dispersed demonstrations, protesting the cessation of girls’ education in universities. The Ministry of Economy commented that it had noticed that female employees in foreign and local institutions did not abide by […]
The ousted former Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, called off his protest, on 26 May, after clashes with the police around the politically significant D-Chawk, in the capital, whilst giving a six-day ultimatum for the announcement of elections.
The British newspaper, The Guardian, highlighted the inclusion of the name of Jordan’s King Abdullah II in the investigation that revealed information about bank accounts of leaders and officials in Switzerland. The investigation, in which dozens of foreign websites and newspapers participated, indicates that the King of Jordan benefited from six bank accounts with Swiss […]
The Taliban Leadership will End Upon What the PLO Concluded with, A Great Betrayal against Islam and Muslims Taliban and Western diplomats are holding a meeting outside Norway’s capital Oslo for talks focused on Afghanistan’s humanitarian crisis, which has escalated drastically since last August when the Taliban stormed back to power 20 years after being […]
Amid worsening relations between Beijing and Washington, President Joe Biden signed a new law on Thursday (24 December 2021) banning products made in China’s Xinjiang region because of China’s oppression of its largely Muslim Uighur minority population.
The Qaidah (Principle) “رأي الإمام يرفع الخلاف” “The opinion of the Imam resolves the disagreement,” is one of the Shariah Principles related to the rulings of governance. However, in order to project Islam as merely a clerical, individualistic religion, it has been deliberately left out of the cultural and educational curricula of Muslims, after the […]
“Taliban government spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid defended the latest additions to the cabinet at a news conference on Tuesday [21 September 2021], saying it included members of ethnic minorities, such as the Hazaras, and that women might be added later. Mujahid bristled at international conditions for recognition, saying there was no reason for withholding it. “It […]
Residents took out a rally in Swat on Tuesday to protest the brutal killing of 14 people that included women and children, belonging to Khwazakhela tehsil in Karachi on Aug 14. The incident took place when unidentified persons attacked a minibus with a grenade. The vehicle was carrying about 20 members of a family, who […]
CIA Director William Burns reportedly held a secret meeting in Afghanistan Monday (23/08/21) with the Taliban’s de facto leader, Abdul Ghani Baradar – the highest-level diplomatic encounter since the militant group toppled the government in Kabul.
The US intelligence community concluded last week that the Afghan government will fall to the Taliban as soon as six months after the US completes its withdrawal, according to a report published on Wednesday. The assessment, obtained exclusively by the Wall Street Journal, pushes aside more optimistic assessments made earlier after Taliban forces had made […]
The American newspaper, the Wall Street Journal says that Palestinians in the occupied territories and inside the Jewish occupation have long been dispersed, whilst facing a variety of issues. Nevertheless, they have now found a common goal and voice in both Jerusalem and Gaza Strip, followed by the recent “Israeli” security and military escalation. The […]
The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, inaugurated the conference ‘Islamabad Security: Together for 2021 Ideas’ with a speech, followed by a significant speech by the Chief of Army Staff, General Bajwa, on the next day, the second day of the two-day conference, on 18 March 2021, in which he called for burying the past. […]
A few days ago, NASA began a new era in the history of space with its success in flying a small helicopter over the surface of Mars. It is the first electric powered flight that is controlled from another planet, 225 million kilometers away. Engineer Loay Elbasyouni, who grew up in the Gaza Strip before […]
On the same day that a UN commission of inquiry accused accusing Syria of “crimes against humanity, war crimes, and other international crimes including genocide,” the UN announced that the Assad regime will be elected to a senior post on a United Nations committee in charge of upholding fundamental human rights in opposing the “subjugation, […]