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UK Top Judge: Allow Shari’ah in Britain

*The Muslim Observer

By Steve Doughty, The Daily Mail (UK) The most senior judge in England yesterday gave his blessing to the use of Shari’ah law to resolve disputes among Muslims. Lord Chief J

Can FBI Investigate any American Without Evidence?

*The Muslim Observer

Associated Press WASHINGTON—The Justice Department is considering letting the FBI investigate Americans without any evidence of wrongdoing, relying instead on a terrorist pr

Obama Lurches to Right on Iraq War

*The Muslim Observer

Courtesy Bill Van Auken The embrace of key elements of the Republican agenda and jettisoning of positions that he advanced during his “Change you can believe in” primar

Indian Muslims Oppose Indo-US Nuke Deal

*The Muslim Observer

By Nilofar Suhrawardy, MMNS NEW DELHI—Notwithstanding the hard reality that the controversial Indo-US civilian nuclear deal can from no angle be viewed as a religious issue,

Another Day Another Bomb

*The Muslim Observer

By Mahvish Akhtar, MMNS A bomb blast on July 6th Sunday, in Islamabad near Melody Market, reminded the world that the people of Pakistan are frustrated and angry. 15 Policemen and

Iraqi Official: Iraq Insists on Withdrawal Timetable

*The Muslim Observer

By Ahmed Rasheed and Mohammed Abbas BAGHDAD (Reuters)-- Iraq will not accept any security agreement with the U.S. unless it includes dates for the withdrawal of foreign forces, t

Stealing Breakfast

*The Muslim Observer

By Sumayyah Meehan, MMNS What seemed like a normal trip to the hospital to visit a family member recently turned out to be a lot more than I ever could have imagined. My sister-in-

Sunni-Shi’a–A Growing Respect

*The Muslim Observer

By Imam Abdullah El-Amin, MMNS This week’s column will revisit a previous subject on Shi'a-Sunni respect, and cooperation, for the good of the entire Muslim umma.  This

Viva Espana

*The Muslim Observer

By Michael Warschawski, Alternative Information Center (AIC) In recent days, hundreds of thousands of supporters of the Spanish State’s soccer team have been shouting â€

Investments–Scrutinizing the “Happy Talk”

*The Muslim Observer

By Bob Wood, MMNS Anyone who has been reading this column regularly knows by now that I am no fan of the financial media. I watch with amazement each day as one promoter after anot