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Muslim citizens enjoy more civil rights in Israel than Saudi Arabia

Muslim citizens enjoy more civil rights in Israel than Saudi Arabia

Antisemitic and anti-Israel forces spread rumors claiming Muslims are barred from entering the Temple Mount; while in reality, Israeli government allows only Muslims to legally enter the Temple and offer prayers in order not to offense Islamic sensibilities. Despite the Temple Mount is Judaism’s holiest place, the site is managed by an Islamic religious committee […]

Enquiries into Islam and Islamic Practices – The World Oldest Profession made Halal

Enquiries into Islam and Islamic Practices – The World Oldest Profession made Halal

By- Dilip Dutta Advertisements Listeners to BBC World Service Radio may have listened to an interesting broadcast of unmarried British Shia Muslimas using Nikah Mut’ah as a form of ‘Halal Dating’, last week. (Listen/read here http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-22354201 , http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p018rv2l ,http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01sdpfp , and http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p018rrzs ) To find out more about it I had to dig deep and what I am about to reveal […]

The Chinese practice of Stapled Visa and Assam

The Chinese practice of Stapled Visa and Assam

By- Dilip Dutta Generally speaking the practice of issuance of stapled visas is to protect the carrier of the passport when the person visits a country where a mutual state of hostility exists between two countries. The host country issues the visa in a separate piece of paper and when the person enters that country […]

Censorship on Internet – Another dictatorship of Congress

Censorship on Internet – Another dictatorship of Congress

By- Priyankan Goswami Censorship on the internet in India is now, finally a widely debated issue, thanks to the growing awareness amongst the 100 million Indian internet users who are directly affected by the Government’s dictates. Although control or suppression of information available on the net is nothing new to the country, Indians rarely knew […]

India in search of New Allies

India in search of New Allies

When the entire world is talking about April 13 launching of satellite by North Korea and even suggested stricter sanctions on Pyongyang, no one uttered even a single word about India’s successful test of a powerful new missile that can carry nuclear weapons to Beijing caused barely a ripple – even in China. While on […]

Green Band, Blue Band and Smokes of Bangla Spring

Green Band, Blue Band and Smokes of Bangla Spring

By- Salah Uddin Shoaib Choudhury Political scenario in Bangladesh is really getting fluid, especially when members of the law enforcing agencies opened fire on the opposition protestors on Sunday (January 29, 2012), killing at least four, injuring five hundred plus and arresting more than twelve hundred people. Meanwhile massive confrontation is feared in the capital […]