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Sandstorms

*The Muslim Observer

Sandstorms are not just the stuff of legend; rather, they’re a real phenomenon in which strong, dry gusts of wind sweep over a desert area and create massive “cloudsâ

Pakistan’s Booming Market No Black And White Matter

*The Muslim Observer

By Katharine Houreld KARACHI (Reuters) - Pakistan’s chaotic financial heart is home to 18 million people, Taliban bombers, contract killers - and one of the world’s

Egypt PM To Visit Donor Qatar Amid IMF Loan Talks

*The Muslim Observer

Qatar’s Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheik Hamad bin Jassim Al Thani (R) talks with Egypt’s Prime Minister Hisham Kandil after a news conference at Diwam Emir

Malaysia Heads For Closely Contested Polls On May 5

*The Muslim Observer

By Anuradha Raghu and Al-Zaquan Amer Hamzah KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia will hold general elections on May 5, the government said on Wednesday, in what could be the toughest

Religious Circumcision Ritual Leaves 2 Brooklyn Infants With Herpes

*The Muslim Observer

By Reuven Blau / New York Daily News   Two Brooklyn baby boys (not pictured) became sick after the centuries-old, ultra-Orthodox ritual associated with the bris known

Bin Laden Son-In-Law Lawyers May Seek To Move Trial Out Of NYC

*The Muslim Observer

By Bernard Vaughan NEW YORK (Reuters) - A lawyer for a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden said on Monday that he may try to move his client’s trial out of New York, saying he wa

Pakistan Complains After Davis Cup

*The Muslim Observer

KARACHI (Reuters) - Pakistan officials have complained to tennis governing body the ITF that their players were left distraught and the team suffered financial loss after they were

Qureshi Accuses Davis Cup Referee Of Bias

*The Muslim Observer

KARACHI (Reuters) - Pakistan were disqualified from their zonal Davis Cup tie last weekend because the referee showed bias towards their opponents New Zealand, doubles specialist A

Qureshi, Rojer Beat Polish Pair to Win Miami Open

*The Muslim Observer

Qureshi, Rojer Beat Polish Pair to Win Miami Open KARACHI: Pakistan’s Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi and his Dutch partner Jean Julien Rojer clinched the men’s doubles Miami O

Efforts made to improve mobility, connectivity on I-35

*The Muslim Observer

Public input sought on regional effort along corridor in Capitol Area City of Austin Transportation Director Rob Spillar calls Interstate 35 “the transportation backboneâ