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Ecuador Becomes 5th Latin American Country to Recognize Palestinian State

*The Muslim Observer

Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Bolivia have announced this month that they recognize Palestine as state within 1967 borders. By Haaretz Service Tags: Israel news Mahmoud Abbas U

Excellent Qur`an Reciter

*The Muslim Observer

  Performed by Mr.Amin Pouya, Iran at the International Quran Competitions(First Prize) held at Calicut, India; Aug 2006. I hope this recitation to be one of the best recit

Arab Revolution Could Trigger Foreign Investment boom

*The Muslim Observer

By Sebastian Tong Demonstrators gather next to anti-Gaddafi graffiti in the main square of Tobruk March 15, 2011. Muammar Gaddafi’s f

Japan’s Massive Earthquake Has Little Effect on Culture’s Impeccable Manners

*The Muslim Observer

One injured woman pinned under furniture apologizes for causing trouble in just one example of the nation’s trait of exhibiting concern for others even in the worst of circu

Rise and Fall of Islamic Scholarship

*The Muslim Observer

By Syed Aslam The trend against philosophy and science started well in the in the ninth century by Imam Ibn Hanbal (d 855 CE) and al-Ash’ari (d 936 CE). Imam Hanbal denounc

Jewish Prayer Ritual Causes LA Flight Lock Down

*The Muslim Observer

Alaska Airlines crew alarmed by 3 Mexican men tying leather straps and wooden boxes to themselves for orthodox prayer (AP)  LOS ANGELES - Pilots on an Alaska Airlines flight

Libyan Army Sets Ultimatum to Clear Benghazi

*The Muslim Observer

A Chadian refugee eats a meal at the Libya-Egypt border after fleeing fighting in eastern Libya, March 16, 2011. REUTERS/Finbarr O’Reilly TRIPOLI (R

King of Bahrain Declares State of Emergency

*The Muslim Observer

By Ethan Bronner, Michael Slackman and J. David Goodman MANAMA, Bahrain — The king of Bahrain declared a three-month state of emergency on Tuesday as more than 10,000 prote

Morocco Textiles Hit by Crisis, Hopes for Recovery

*The Muslim Observer

By Zakia Abdennebi SALE, Morocco, March 16 (Reuters) - Below the locked-up rooms where she once used to sew for a living, Zahra Bouffera makes her bed in the corridor of the facto

Tehran to Honor Rachel Corrie

*The Muslim Observer

PressTV A conference is to be held in Tehran to mark the anniversary of the death of American peace activist Rachel Corrie who was killed by Israeli forces in 2003. The event sla