Aseeyah Muhammad

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Egypt rejects Saudi mediation to restore relations with Hamas

Egyptian authorities have informed Saudi Arabia that Cairo does not intend to restore relations with the Palestinian Islamist Movement Hamas, <i>QudsNet</i> …

In Hamas’s embrace of Sunni Saudi Arabia, a slap to Iran

After years of alignment with Shiite Iran and its Arab allies, the Palestinian Hamas group is bidding for Sunni patronage from Saudi Arabia in a …

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ISIS’s Jihad Against WiFi

Surprisingly, the terror army has only just decided to ban Internet access for most residents of Raqqa—but still, many are furious about it.<p>Like all …

This Iran deal is a disaster for Benjamin Netanyahu

What the Iran deal means for Israel is a matter of debate: Proponents of the deal say it will keep Israel safe from Iran ever getting a nuclear bomb, whereas critics worry that the deal could fail, and that even if it doesn't it will distract from Iran's non-nuclear aggression. It is, and will …

Obama, Putin congratulate each other for Iran deal

<b>Moscow (CNN) —</b> Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Barack Obama spoke on Wednesday, congratulating each other on reaching a nuclear agreement with Iran.<p>The Kremlin issued a statement following a telephone conversation between Putin and Obama, a call the White House also …

HTC's One M9+ could be the best phone of 2015 so far

HTC's one M9 is one of just a small handful of standout phones to have emerged in 2015 so far, but it's now being joined by a bigger, brawnier …

How to Make a Small Closet Feel Larger, More Organized

By now, we've all seen way too many gorgeous, chandelier-lit, humongous celebrity closets to not positively lust after a huge walk-in of our own. Until the dream comes true (one day!), there are ways of working with what you've got. To help, closet organization pro and Clos-ette CEO Melanie …

British camera called Ralph behind ‘mind-blowing’ Pluto photographs

<b>Imaging sensors supplied by British-based technology firm e2v are behind the first-ever close-up images of Pluto that have amazed scientists after a</b> …

Rakha sees Egypt through poets' eyes in 'The Crocodiles'

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Structured in prose poem-like paragraphs, “The Crocodiles” explores the relationship between literature and politics in Egypt through the lives of the members of a secret poets’ society set up in Cairo in 1997.<p>The book mixes fiction and reality through events from the …

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Can Syriza survive austerity? | Europe

<b>Athens, Greece -</b> As details of Greece's new deal with creditors emerged earlier this week, many Greeks felt that they had "handed the keys to the country over to the Germans," as radio journalist Yiorgos Trangas summarised.<p>Yet by early Thursday, July 16, the deal with its accompanying new austerity …

Palestinians quit medical study in Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Palestinian students were greeted like celebrities upon arrival in Caracas. President Nicolas Maduro wore a kaffiyeh headdress and played up their symbolic importance during an address broadcast across the socialist South American country.<p>"Today, Palestine enters the …

Unease with Australia's Islamophobia | Asia Pacific

<b>Melbourne, Australia</b> - In Christian majority countries like Australia, Easter is usually a time of family gatherings and celebration.<p>However, a day before Easter Sunday, hundreds of people took to the streets in major Australian cities to protest against what they see as the rising influence of …

Khutbah: Wudu (Ablution) Fiqh, Rules, Purification & Blessings

Transcribed by Ayaz Siddiqui<p>One of the unique actions of worship that Allah has blessed us with that He did not bless nations before us is the action …

Karen Armstrong on the connections between religion and violence

(RNS) In the West, the idea that religion is inherently violent is taken for granted by everyone from academics to cab drivers, says British religion …

Muslims feel under siege in Kenya | Kenya

Last month, an imam at a Mombasa mosque was forced to step down by young al-Shabab sympathisers, and just last week a Muslim cleric, Sheikh Salim Bakari Mwarangi, was gunned down by two men on a motorbike. His murder has underlined a dichotomy within Kenya's Muslim community.<p>There are those, …