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Masarrat Ali Runs as Texas Democrat

*The Muslim Observer

Son of a poor tailor is Democratic candidate in Texas elections An Indian-American is standing in American state-level elections. No big deal, it’s happened before. The ele

Wiesenthal Center Attacks Presbyterians

*The Muslim Observer

By Dr. Aslam Abdullah, TMO Editor in Chief In a letter addressed to Presbyterian Church, the Simon Wiesenthal Center is urging the leadership Church (USA) (PCUSA) to prevent the

How Muslim Inventors Changed the World

*The Muslim Observer

From coffee to cheques and the three-course meal, the Muslim world has given us many innovations that we take for granted in daily life. As a new exhibition opens, Paul Vallely nom

Those City Lights

*The Muslim Observer

By Sumayyah Meehan, MMNS Middle East Correspondent The party capital of the Middle East has long since been Beirut, the capital city of Lebanon. The tiny gulf emirate of Dubai ha

A New Battle Begins in Pakistan

*The Muslim Observer

By Syed Saleem Shahzad ISLAMABAD - Despite serious reservations, Pakistan’s military at the weekend began an all-out offensive against the Pakistani Taliban and al-Qaeda in

Two Years After: the Independence of Kosovo

*The Muslim Observer

By Geoffrey Cook, MMNS San Francisco--Your reporter has held up writing the particulars of this speech by the current President of Kosovo for a month and a half to wait for that d

Begin’s Grandson: ‘Murderous Blood Flows in Israeli Arteries’

*The Muslim Observer

By Maysaa Jarour, Palestine Telegraph Palestine, February 13, 2010 (Pal Telegraph) - “Murderous blood flows in Israeli arteries,” says the grandson of former Israeli P

Thoughts on Aafia Siddiqui’s Conviction

*The Muslim Observer

Barrister Jafree’s Open Letter By Barrister Jafree I have been dismayed to read the article by Ms.  Rafia Zakaria  from Ohio (otherwise, one of the very few Indi

At What Cost?

*The Muslim Observer

By Steve Betts, www.thestockmarketbarometer.com Whenever you embark on a significant activity, and it doesn’t matter whether its business or personal, you have to ask yours