Humanity, Religion, Culture, Secularism

By Peace Forum سلام فورم | Religion provide comfort, satisfaction and peace to billions, while some find peace in Secularism, Atheism, considering religion to be cause of wars and unrest, though maximum people were killed by people not following religious ideologies. Religions emphasize peace, respect of humanity and ethics but there is lot of killing on the name of religion by fanatics.

اقوام کے عروج و زوال کا قانون: "وَإِن تَتَوَلَّوْا يَسْتَبْدِلْ قَوْمًا غَيْرَكُمْ ثُمَّ لَا يَكُونُوا أَمْثَالَكُم" اگر تم منہ موڑو گے تو اللہ تمہاری جگہ کسی اور قوم کو لے آئے گا اور وہ تم جیسے نہ ہوں گے (47:38 قرآن ) (If you turn back (from the Path of Allah), He will substitute in your stead another people; then they would not be like you!)(Quran: 47:38) There is no exception in Allah’s Way ( سُنَّة اللّه ) that the unjust, tyrant and morally bankrupt nations perish and Allah places other nations in their position. Allah has very clearly warned us about this 》》》》

Muslim woman wins $85,000 lawsuit after having hijab removed by police in California

The Independent: Muslim woman wins $85,000 lawsuit after having hijab removed by police in California. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIw-8eP3zU

Hijab

The Psychology of Hate Groups: What Drives Someone to Join One?

They've been maced by police, surrounded by yelling counterprotesters, and ordered to leave town — yet the white nationalist movement has vowed to continue rallying.<p>And experts say that, despite the opposition, the vitriol displayed over the weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, may actually spur …

Racism

Pauline Hanson’s Burqa Stunt Draws Powerful Rebuke

Thousand-year-old Viking fortress reveals a technologically advanced society

Find adds evidence that these were a complex people

Archaeology

Is the government fighting racism against Ethiopian-Israelis?

Anti-Racism measures have yet to be implemented.<p>More than two years after Israelis of Ethiopian descent took to the streets of Tel Aviv to protests …

Israel

Hezbollah says Barcelona attacker ‘tarnishing jihad’

Lebanese terror group decries IS killing of innocent people; meanwhile, Jerusalem links Spain to Israel, calls for concerted effort against terrorism

Israel

Here Is What We Know About The Victims Of The Spanish Terror Attacks So Far

Thirteen people were killed Thursday after a van plowed through a crowd on a main tourist and commercial street in Barcelona. A 14th victim was killed in a second vehicle attack in the nearby town of Cambrils.<p>His family in the UK had appealed for information on Facebook after he apparently became …

Terrorism

Where is Cambrils? Site of second terror attack hours after Barcelona

The Spanish town of Cambrils was the scene of a terror attack on Friday morning, just hours after another deadly attack on Barcelona which killed 13 …

Terrorism

Spanish plan for carnage started with botched explosion

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A cell of at least nine extremists meticulously plotted to combine vehicles and explosives in a direct hit on tourists, and managed to carry off most of their deadly plan, killing 14 people, authorities said Friday. Police in Spain and France pressed a manhunt for any …

Terrorism

President Trump's Top Defense and Diplomatic Chiefs Insist There's a Military Option for North Korea

(WASHINGTON) — America's diplomatic and defense chiefs sought Thursday to reinforce the threat of possible U.S. military action against North Korea …

North Korea

Abraham To Muhammad (pbut)

<b>Prophet Abraham</b><p>[peace be upon him]<p><b>The Common Ancestor of Muslims, Jews and Christians:</b><p><b><<<Click & get eBook in PDF online or download >>></b><p>“Abraham was …

Love Pakistan

<b>History through Centuries</b> By Professor Dr. Ahmad Hasan Dani <b>>>>>></b><p><b>First let's know what is Pakistan?</b> <b>Click here to know why it was created?</b><p><b>Pakistan</b> ( …

Pak-India nuclear war — avoided

PAKISTAN and India celebrate their 70th anniversaries next week. Shall they be around for their 100th one too? It depends on how long their luck …

War

قانون ہدایت و گمراہی: وَلَوْ شَاءَ اللَّـهُ لَجَعَلَكُمْ أُمَّةً وَاحِدَةً وَلَـٰكِن يُضِلُّ مَن يَشَاءُ وَيَهْدِي مَن يَشَاءُ ۚ وَلَتُسْأَلُنَّ عَمَّا كُنتُمْ تَعْمَلُونَ ﴿٩٣النحل﴾ "اور اگر اللہ چاہتا تو تم سب کو ایک امت بنا دیتا لیکن وہ جسے چاہتا ہے گمراہی میں چھوڑ دیتا ہے اور جسے چاہتا ہے ہدایت دیتا ہے اور تم جو کچھ کر رہے ہو اس کے بارے میں تم سے ضرور سوال کیا جائے" گا (16:93 قرآن ) "دین کے معاملہ میں کوئی زبردستی نہیں ہے۔ ہدایت گمراہی سے الگ واضح ہو چکی ہے"۔(2:256) "حق تمہارے پروردگار کی طرف سے ہے تو جو چاہے ایمان لائے اور جو چاہے کفر اختیار کرے"(18:29) "اللہ نے انہیں ان کے کرتوتوں کی وجہ سے (ان کے کفر کی طرف) الٹا پھیر دیا ہے۔ کیا تم چاہتے ہو کہ اسے ہدایت دو جس سے اس کی بدعملی کی وجہ سے خدا نے توفیق ہدایت سلب کر لی ہے"۔ (4:88) Law of Guidance: Had Allah Willed, He could have made you all one community. But, He shows you the Right Path and gives you a free choice (and you will have to work for it (2:256), (18:29). And He has established the Laws for straying and guidance (4:88). You will surely be questioned about your actions.” (Quran:16:93) SalaamForum.blogspot.com Facebook.com/AftabKhan.page

Why Pakistan and India remain in denial 70 years on from partition

The division of British India was poorly planned and brutally carried out, as fear and revenge attacks led to a bloody sectarian ‘cleansing’<p>On 3 June 1947, only six weeks before British India was carved up, a group of eight men sat around a table in New Delhi and agreed to partition the south Asian …

History

Researcher gives seal of approval to 53 biblical characters’ existence

Lawrence Mykytiuk looks for ancient personalities who have made an impression — be it on a signet ring or a monument

Archaeology

The nuclear bomb didn't beat Japan — Stalin did

The U.S. use of nuclear weapons against Japan during World War II has long been a subject of emotional debate.<p>Initially, few questioned President Truman’s decision to drop two atomic bombs, on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. But, in 1965, historian Gar Alperovitz argued that, although the bombs did force …

War

Chabahar port may be opened next year: Indian minister

NEW DELHI: The Indian government is hopeful that the strategic Chabahar port in Iran will be operational by 2018, Union minister Nitin Gadkari has …

India

Why religious people 'cling' to beliefs even when contradicted by evidence

Religious people "cling" to certain beliefs in the face of evidence because those views are closely tied to their moral compasses, new studies have …

HOW CHURCHILL CONNED THE U.S. INTO WORLD WAR II

The entry of the U.S. into World War II as an "ally" of Britain was an unmitigated disaster for mankind. It led to the creation of the UN, NATO, and …

Military History

Why Do Some People Believe in Conspiracy Theories?

<b>Christopher French</b>, a professor of psychology at Goldsmiths, University of London, explains:<p>Although conspiracy beliefs can occasionally be based on …

Conspiracies

World's longest pedestrian suspension bridge opens in Switzerland

The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge opened in Switzerland on Sunday, a ribbon-thin span nearly a third of a mile long that challenges hikers to proceed in places at nearly 28 stories above ground.<p>Officials in the south of Switzerland unveiled the bridge after just 10 weeks of …

Europe

Spain honours Ladino language of Jewish exiles

Royal academy sets up Judeo-Spanish branch dedicated to preserving language spoken by people expelled 500 years ago<p>More than five centuries after King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella expelled Spain’s Jewish population, the still-spoken language of the exiles is to be formally honoured by the country’s …

Spain

Jordan activists celebrate repeal of 'marry the rapist' law

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — The repeal of a Jordanian law that allowed a rapist to escape prison by marrying his victim was bittersweet news for a Jordanian woman whose daughter was assaulted when she was just 13 years old.<p>Tuesday's vote by parliament's lower house came too late for the hairdresser's …

Rights & Freedoms

State of Muslim Education in India - What does the future has in store for the community??

<b>By Ahmad Rashid Shervani</b><p>Are our children (children of the Urdu-speaking minority) going forward in education? If yes, how fast? Or, how slowly? Or, …

Education

What Do You Know About Islam and Muslims? The Arabic Renaissance

As the persecuted early Muslims began conglomerating outside of Mecca to smaller surrounding Medina’s, which is a word for city, they began to …

Islam

King Salman’s efforts to reopen Al-Aqsa Mosque lauded

Author: Arab NewsTue, 2017-08-01 03:00ID: 1501536606841597900JEDDAH: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Monday thanked King Salman for making …

Middle East

Driverless cars and trucks don’t mean mass unemployment—they mean new kinds of jobs

As business leaders who work with scores of senior leaders across the private and public sectors, the topic of automation and its implications for workers is inescapable—and often anxiety-inducing. Understandably so. Technology and social changes are poised to reshape nearly every aspect of what …

Intelligence