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Profile: LaPita Restaurant

*The Muslim Observer

By Beena Inam, Muslim Media News Service (MMNS) Hardly do we have time to grab a healthy snack as we hustle between our obligations; however, things have started to change, afte

Muslims say Israeli work threatens Jerusalem mosque

*The Muslim Observer

By John Russell, AFP JERUSALEM (1431 GMT) -- Muslim leaders and Arab politicians Tuesday urged Palestinians to rush to the flashpoint Jerusalem mosque compound to protest again

Muslim Abul Hussam Wins Prestigious Grainger Medal

*The Muslim Observer

Abul Hussam, a (Bangladeshi-American) and associate professor in the department of chemistry and biochemistry at George Mason University, Fairfax , Va. , will receive the Grainger

Georgia mayor, Ellis, says he’s converted to Islam and wants name change

*The Muslim Observer

By Matt Barnwell Macon Mayor Jack Ellis has converted to Islam and is working to legally change his name to Hakim Mansour Ellis. The mayor, raised as a Christian, said Thursd

US Court Acquits Salah / Ashqar

*The Muslim Observer

By Andy Martin (CHICAGO)(February 2, 2007) The Israeli government has been trying to achieve in Chicago’s federal courts what it could not on the battlefield: a victory o

FBI turns to broad new wiretap method

*The Muslim Observer

By Declan McCullagh, CNET News.com The FBI appears to have adopted an invasive Internet surveillance technique that collects far more data on innocent Americans than previously

Press Release: Iraq War Spending Request Brings Total to $456 billion

*The Muslim Observer

National Priorities Project Northampton, MA -- While President Bush requests an additional $100 billion in war spending for fiscal year 2007, his proposed budget for fiscal year

Maharashtra Polls–Warning For Congress

*The Muslim Observer

By Nilofar Suhrawardy, Muslim Media News Service (MMNS) NEW DELHI – Their failure, despite being in power at center and in Maharashtra, of the Congress and the Nationalis

Enough is Enough

*The Muslim Observer

By Molly Ivins Syndicated political columnist Molly Ivins died of breast cancer on Wednesday evening (Feb-1-2007) at her home in Austin. She was 62 years old. Her columns were p

The Creation of an Evil Divide: Between Shi’a-Sunni

*The Muslim Observer

By Dr. A. S. Nakadar The reports coming out of Iraq are gruesome and the potential repercussions of the ongoing violence across the Muslim world are ominous. The incessant news