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Zahid Syed, Chairman of Nassau County Human Rights Commission

*The Muslim Observer

NASSAU,NY--Zahid Syed was appointed as the chairman of the Nassau County Commission on Human Rights recently. An active community worker with extensive grassroots work he has impec

US Muslim Consumers, A Niche Market

*The Muslim Observer

By Rachel Zoll, AP NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey: In the ballroom of an upscale hotel a short train ride from New York, advertisers, food industry executives and market researchers mi

Jordanians Urged To Pray For Rain

*The Muslim Observer

By Arwa Aburawa, Green Prophet (s) As the water crisis in Jordan deepens, the country’s ministry of religious affairs is urging citizens to hold special prayers for rain.

Sudan’s Bashir Looks to Islamic law

*The Muslim Observer

By Khaled Abdel Aziz KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudan’s president said the country would adopt an Islamic constitution if the south split away in a referendum due next month, in

Egypt Says Not Seeking Nuclear Arms

*The Muslim Observer

By Marwa Awad CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt is not seeking to acquire nuclear arms and wants to rid the region of such weapons, Foreign Minister Ahmed Aboul Gheit said on Saturday. A M

Iran Hangs Man Convicted of Spying for Mossad: IRNA

*The Muslim Observer

By Parisa Hafezi TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran on Tuesday hanged an Iranian convicted of spying for the Islamic Republic’s arch foe Israel, the official IRNA news agency quoted a

Iran-India Row Escalates

*The Muslim Observer

By Nidhi Verma and Rajesh Kumar Singh An Iranian exile shouts slogans to protest against executions in Iran during a demonstration in front

Iraqi PM Says US Troops Must Leave on Time

*The Muslim Observer

By Mike Ludwig, t r u t h o u t | Report U.S. soldiers lower the U.S. flag during a handover ceremony of Camp Bucca to the Iraqi government

Newborn Sextuplets Face Bleak Future in Abu Dhabi

*The Muslim Observer

By Sumayyah Meehan, MMNS Middle East Correspondent “A new baby is like the beginning of all things - wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities.” ~Eda J. Le Shan Childre